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Name of the program| Hospitalization at Home, part of Mount Sinai at Home and the Mount Sinai Institute for Care Innovations at Home

Health system| Mount Sinai Health System

When established| November 2014

Core services| Hospitalization at Home

Population served| Adults 18 years and older that that meet clinical and operational guidelines

Area served| Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, and Queens

Outcomes or successes| Research has demonstrated fewer 30-day emergency room revisits, lower 30-day hospital readmission rates; decreased length of stay at hospital; increased patient satisfaction; lower cost of care.

Unique feature| A Rehabilitation at Home pilot program allowed patients to return home after a hospitalization and receive rehabilitative (subacute) care that would otherwise require admission to a rehabilitation or skilled nursing facility.

Leadership| Albert L. Siu, MD; Linda V. DeCherrie, MD

Web site| Mt. Sinai at Home

Media coverage| Inside Mount Sinai’s Hospital-at-Home Program, PSMAG House Calls, NYTIMES Blog 2015, NPR 2018 Blog

Public resources| Mobile Acute Care Team Brochure

Contact information|; Tel: 212-241-1101

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