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Hemal K Kanzaria, Jerome R Hoffman
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September 6, 2016: Journal of General Internal Medicine
Ross MacDonald, Fatos Kaba, Zachary Rosner, Allison Vise, David Weiss, Mindy Brittner, Molly Skerker, Nathaniel Dickey, Homer Venters
OBJECTIVES: We used "hot spotting" to characterize the persons most frequently admitted to the New York City jail system in 2013. METHODS: We used our Correctional Health Services electronic health record to identify 800 patients admitted in 2013 who returned most since November 2008. We compared them to a randomly selected control group of 800 others admitted in 2013, by using descriptive statistics and cross-tabulations, including data through December 2014. RESULTS: The frequently incarcerated individuals had a median of 21 incarcerations (median duration 11 days), representing 18‚ÄČ713 admissions and $129 million in custody and health costs versus $38 million for the controls...
November 2015: American Journal of Public Health
Melissa Dattalo, Stephanie Nothelle, Sean Tackett, Marc Larochelle, Fernanda Porto-Carreiro, Eunice Yu, Laura A Hanyok
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September 2014: Journal of General Internal Medicine
Atul Gawande
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January 2011: New Yorker
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