Foundation for Healthy Communities Releases Barriers to Care Report

The Foundation for Healthy Communities recently released its Barriers to People Receiving the Right Care report.  This report identifies barriers to people receiving the right care at the right time throughout New Hampshire.  Hospital patients who were medically cleared to be discharged from the hospital but are unable to do so is a problem identified by patients, families and health providers. This report indicates that social determinants of health, such as housing and transportation, contribute to significant financial and human costs for people unable to leave an acute care hospital. 

 

Download the full report here.