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Slide 40

Project RED: Re-Engineered Discharge (Staff Training)

Provides a four-module training program to help hospitals implement Project RED.

Information About Condition

  • Obtains information about the patient's condition to add to Patient Care Plan
  • Includes:
    • Signs and symptoms that warrant followup with clinician
    • Signs and symptoms that warrant emergency care
    • Contact information for the DA and PCP (phone numbers and paging instructions)


Note: Tell staff members where the DA finds the information on conditions that staff provides to patients. Tell staff members if the materials are being revised to reduce their literacy levels.

Page last reviewed August 2011
Internet Citation: Slide 40: Project RED: Re-Engineered Discharge (Staff Training). August 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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