People taking part in a peer support group had a readmission rate of only 17% compared with an expected 30%.
More info: A 3 month study in Australia on the effectiveness of peer support for people with varied mental health diagnoses found that only 17% (8) were readmitted to the hospital. Of the 8 people readmitted, 4 were for physical health reasons. From the source: “Only a small proportion of consumers relapsed to hospital either during or directly after the support period (n¼8). This represents approximately 17% of referrals, well below the...Read More