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.
Inpatient harms declined 9% between 2010 and 2012, while 30-day readmission rates fell 8% between 2012 and 2013, a new report from the Agency for Healthcare and Research Quality said. ... The public-private partnerships are working
and subsequent increased hospital readmission rates are associated with migraine in surgical patients. ... Hospital readmission within 30 days of surgery was the secondary outcome, and postdischarge stroke and neuroanatomical stroke location were
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
were no significant differences in 60- and 90-day readmission rates or 30-day ED visit rates. ... may not be surprising, given lack of significant improvement in national readmission rates, the authors said.
increased vulnerability to readmission after hospitalization,” said Vineet Arora, MD, MAPP, FACP, a professor of medicine at the University of Chicago's Pritzker School of Medicine. ... length of stay and readmissions.
The study's primary outcome was ADEs in the 30 days postdischarge, while secondary outcomes included medication discrepancies, ED visits, readmissions, and a composite outcome of ED visits, readmission, and death ... 26.6%; OR, 0.83; 95% CI, 0.36 to 1.42)
Factors that the study found most strongly associated with preventable readmissions were ED decision making about readmission (adjusted odds ratio [aOR], 9.13; 95% CI, 5.23 to 15.95), failure ... researchers' judgment that so many preventable
Risk stratification using an electronic medical record (EMR) helped reduce readmissions for heart failure, a new study found. ... resources. The study's main outcome measure was readmission for any reason and to any hospital within 30 days of discharge.
assessments. In a postdischarge program for high-risk older patients, those with cognitive impairment may have derived the most benefit, based on an analysis of readmission rates. ... Multivariable analysis of the study's results found only cognitive