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
return to the hospital to determine the causes, both individual and systemic, of readmission. ... We're bridging the teaching experience.”. Readmission reviews also showed the teams that some readmissions could have been predicted while the patient was
This month's issue includes articles on caring for patients with intellectual and developmental disabilities, reducing readmissions, assessing capacity, and more.
Agarwal. Taking a closer look at online reviews may even improve care, as high HCAHPS scores and Yelp ratings are tied to lower hospital mortality and readmission rates, according to a
Unadjusted rate of readmission at seven days, other indicators of patient safety, and Medicare payments were also within the noninferiority margin, while 30-day readmissions and prolonged hospital stay were not.
Telemedicine could help prevent readmissions, but its value must be confirmed by evidence. ... An important part of reducing heart failure readmissions in the community would be to adopt this therapy more comprehensively.
Readmissions were calculated via Medicare claims. Results were published in the March Journal of General Internal Medicine. ... Correlations weren't significant between performance measures and readmission rates for HF, abdominal surgery or
Risk scores and discharge checklists reduced readmissions after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) at 1 hospital, a study found. ... The interventions resulted in index hospital readmission rates decreasing from 9.6% in 2011 to 5.3% in 2015.
They split the 1,896 hospitals into quintiles based on publicly reported hospital-wide readmission rates. ... Many patient and hospitalization characteristics influence the likelihood of readmissions, so readmission rates must be adjusted for these
Unadjusted rate of readmission at seven days, other indicators of patient safety, and Medicare payments were also within the noninferiority margin, while 30-day readmissions and prolonged hospital stay were not. ... Rates of readmission within three