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Table 1 summarizes the demographic and length of stay data from the psychiatric and nonpsychiatric cohorts. During the study period, 1,438 patients were consulted to psychiatry with 505 (35.1%) requiring inpatient care management for their psychiatric condition.

Oct 11, 2007  · Length of stay in asylum centres was associated with an increase in referrals for mental disorders in a large, multiethnic group of asylum seekers. The present study supports the view that prolonged length of stay in an asylum centre is a risk factor for mental health.

Length of hospital stay The average length of stay in hospitals (ALOS) is often used as an indicator of efficiency. All other things being equal, a shorter stay will reduce the cost per discharge and shift care from inpatient to less expensive post-acute settings.

Length of stay at hospital has also been notified as a highly related factor [15, 17, 19, 21]. The shorter the length of the stay at a hospital, due to the lack of empty beds, the more readmission of psychiatric patients. This could decrease the quality of care and definitely increase the costs [10].

Two hypotheses were tested: (1) the length of stay is shorter in a community-based system than in a hospital-based system; and (2) the risk of rehospitalization is independent of the characteristics of the mental health system, so that risk is expected to be similar in.

The systematic review by Papoulias et al 1 on ‘the psychiatric ward as a therapeutic space’ is welcome, reminding us of the important effects which environmental factors may have on inpatients. The physical environment is likely however to be particularly significant in settings where length of stay is long, whether in or out of hospital.

Analysis of emergency department length of stay for mental health visits: A case study of a Canadian academic hospital – Volume 21 Issue 3 – Deyvison T. Baia Medeiros, Shoshana Hahn-Goldberg, Erin O’Connor, Dionne M. Aleman

ELIMINATION OF STATE-OPERATED ACUTE PSYCHIATRIC INPATIENT AND EMERGENCY SERVICES IN MISSOURI Introduction This report provides an overview of the Missouri Department of Mental Health’s closure or transfer of acute inpatient and emergency services from 2006 to 2011 and the subsequent effect on Missouri hospitals and behavioral health patients.

review of psychiatric hospital readmission rates in Norway found that longer length of stay, appropri-ate discharge planning and follow-up visits after discharge predicted fewer readmissions [7]. Work in the Netherlands found that within 1 year after compulsory admission to a psychiatric hospital more than one-third of psychiatric patients were

the length of stay of psychiatric inpatients S.D. Sharma 1 and Cecilia Kurien 2 1 Ex-Director, Institute of Psychiatry & Human Behaviour, Panaji, Goa; Presently working as Medical Superintendent, Safdarjang Hospital, New Delhi—29.

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Japan’s largest platform for academic e-journals: J-STAGE is a full text database for reviewed academic papers published by Japanese societies Psychiatric Admissions and Length of Stay During Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015 in Japan: A Retrospective Cohort Study Using a Nationwide Claims Database

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OBJECTIVE: To test the effect of diagnosis on training an artificial neural network (ANN) to predict length of stay (LOS) for psychiatric patients involuntarily admitted to a state hospital. DESIGN: A series of ANNs were trained representing schizophrenia, affective disorders, and diagnosis-related.

Use of demographic and clinical characteristics in predicting length of psychiatric hospital stay: A final evaluation.Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 51: 637–640.Google Scholar. Davis, G.C., & Breslau, N. (1984). DRGs and the practice of psychiatry.Medical Care, 22: 595–596.Google Scholar.

The laboratory test results, length of stay (LOS), and cost of treatment for all psychiatric patients were examined to determine if there was a correlation with their TAPS scores or if the use of the TAPS would have resulted in efficient care and cost savings.

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have implemented to decrease the ED patients’ length of stay. Article inclusion was based on those strategies that would best fit the milieu of the ED and would be sustainable. Four themes including guidelines, algorithms, expanded services, and modified processes were identified through comprehensive analysis of pertinent literature.

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review of psychiatric hospital readmission rates in Norway found that longer length of stay, appropri-ate discharge planning and follow-up visits after discharge predicted fewer readmissions [7]. Work in the Netherlands found that within 1 year after compulsory admission to a psychiatric hospital more than one-third of psychiatric patients were