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Homelessness Compounds Hospital Stay Challenges: Study Reveals Prolonged Discharge Struggles.

by: Maggie L. Shaw

A recent study reveals that homelessness significantly increases the challenges faced by individuals during a hospital stay. Researchers found that homeless patients had longer hospital stays, were more likely to be readmitted, and experienced higher mortality rates compared to non-homeless patients. The study highlights the need for targeted interventions and support to address the unique needs of homeless individuals in healthcare settings.


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