What are some barriers and challenges to the transition of care from one level to another? Describe at least two.

Care Transitions

What are some barriers and challenges to the transition of care from one level to another? Describe at least two.

Examples: transition from hospital to primary care follow-up or long-term care to home care.

Give an example from your experience or the literature of a procedure aimed at improving the process of care transitions. What impact do you suppose it will have on patient safety?