Emergency department visits following discharge:Implications for healthcare management

Kaya S., Sain Güven G., Teleş M., Aydan S., Kar A., Bahçecioğlu Mutlu A. B., ...More

International Journal of Healthcare Management, vol.14, no.4, pp.1373-1381, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 14 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/20479700.2020.1762050
  • Journal Name: International Journal of Healthcare Management
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, Business Source Elite, Business Source Premier
  • Page Numbers: pp.1373-1381
  • Keywords: Emergency department, return visit, risk factors, post-discharge, internal medicine, HOSPITAL DISCHARGE, MEDICAL-CARE, EXPENDITURES, READMISSION, LITERACY, IMPACT
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: This study aimed to reveal the frequency of emergency department (ED) visits within 7 and 30 days after discharge and to identify the factors affecting these ED visits.