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Readmissions

Those increases were only partly offset by declines in readmissions (monthly change, 0.023 per 100 patient discharges; 95% CI, 0.035 to 0.012). ... The study's results highlight problems with the use of 30-day readmission rate as a quality metric and
August 2019

Challenges in combating COPD readmissions

After implementation of the program, 30-day readmissions of COPD patients went down. ... So why do some hospitals manage to overcome these challenges and reduce readmissions, while others try and fail?
August 2019

Poorest neighborhoods have increased 30-day readmission risk

This information and the ADI measure itself could be useful not only for research but for individual readmission risk prediction. ... In response to the study, 2 of the developers of the Medicare readmissions measures wrote an accompanying editorial.
December 2014

Telehealth stewardship, addiction consults

Those increases were only partly offset by declines in readmissions (monthly change, 0.023 per 100 patient discharges; 95% CI, 0.035 to 0.012). ... The study's results highlight problems with the use of 30-day readmission rate as a quality metric and
February 2020

Medicare readmission penalties don't reflect hospitals' overall readmission rates

Researchers used 2013 and 2014 data from the Healthcare Cost and Utilization's all-payer Nationwide Readmission Database to compare hospital-level 30-day readmissions for the conditions that are publicly ... a program to reduce readmissions should be
March 2018

Taking stock of the readmission penalties

co-developer of an Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality guide about reducing Medicaid readmissions. ... Wasfy. Some factors that affect readmission during the postdischarge period are outside of hospitals' direct control, he said.
April 2017

Postdischarge care

The overall rate of postdischarge acute care utilization (readmissions, observation stays, ED visits) within 30 days of discharge did not change significantly. ... The findings offer reassurance about the effects of readmission reduction efforts on heart
January 2020

Readmission risk prediction models

Readmission prediction models vary vastly by complexity, ease of implementation, and risk criteria. ... Umscheid said. “Predicting the risk of readmissions is only going to change readmission rates if that prediction is used in routine clinical
July 2014

Infectious diseases

Their 30,007 person-years were used to estimate hospitalization, readmission, and inpatient mortality rates. ... The 30-day readmission rate was 18.9% (95% CI, 17.7% to 20.2%) and stable over the study period.
October 2019

Heart failure

Patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction who were taking digoxin before hospitalization had higher short-term mortality and long-term readmission risk if the drug was discontinued at discharge. ... or all-cause readmission (HR, 1.03; 95%
July 2019

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