Why ADT feeds matter and how providers can use them to deliver better care

Lightbeam’s population health management (PHM) platform includes HL7 ADT messages and feeds which transmit critical patient demographic information to help providers stay on top of daily hospital utilizations and see which patients were admitted or discharged from a facility within 24 hours of the event. Why is this information so important? First, it enables providers to know who, out of their patient rosters, has been in hospital care over the past day, week, and even month, and ensure they receive the proper post-discharge care. By using these ADT feeds, care management teams can reach out to these patients via phone …