Rehab Patient Reflection

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For this discussion I chose a topic related to work. I am a nurse and a Director of Nursing at a rehab facility. One of my jobs is to look at RTH or return to hospital within 30 days for our patients. The one correlation that I have found while doing my research and looking at each patient that returned to the hospital was that the patient is followed by and MD that only has a mid-level in house 2 days a week was higher than the MD that had a midlevel provided in house 5 days a week. A mid- level provider is someone such as a PA (physician assistant) or a NP (nurse practitioner) We have an MD who is the medical director and he has a midlevel PA assigned to our facility 5 days a week. We also have another MD in house who has a midlevel PA but

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