Study sheds light on the importance of patient-reported data

A new study recently published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research highlights how patient-reported data is important in developing longitudinal records from past events, filling gaps in patient records, and preventing hospital readmissions and other poor outcomes.

The study's findings may help healthcare organizations collect more meaningful and comprehensive data on such things as readmissions, especially if services are conducted across multiple and unconnected healthcare systems.

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