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Homeless and housing unstable individuals discharged from the hospital to Hope Medical Respite Care receive care coordination while they recover.

Hope Medical Respite Care is an innovative collaboration between Merced County Rescue Mission, Mercy Medical Center Merced, Golden Valley Health Centers, and Stanislaus State University.

Participants served by this collaborative are members of our community suffering from extreme and complex health and social issues.

This innovative healthcare delivery model seeks to improve patient outcomes and reduce the costs of their care, using data driven, person-centered practices.

Statistical analysis shows this innovative collaborative is effective in reducing hospital stays. Furthermore, it is effective in reducing hospitalizations and inpatient days for one year following partipation with 95% certainty*.

*For statistical analysis contact Merced County Rescue Mission