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Readmissions frequent, one-quarter related to new problem

Private insurance paid for 47% of the 30-day readmissions, while Medicare paid for 40%. ... This statistic is interesting because more focus has been placed on changing Medicare policy to decrease readmissions, the researchers noted.
December 2011

Reducing readmissions by empowering patients

St. Joseph Hospital in Whatcom County, Wash., reduced unnecessary readmissions by improving patient self-management after hospital discharge. ... The issue: Reducing unnecessary readmissions by improving patient self-management after hospital discharge.
September 2010

Sepsis cultures, resuscitation score, and more

The patients receiving intensification had higher risk of readmission (hazard ratio [HR], 1.23 [95% CI, 1.07 to 1.42]; number needed to harm [NNH], 27 [95% CI, 16 to ... They noted that in exploratory subgroup analyses, medication-related adverse events
April 2020

Postdischarge efforts fail to reduce readmissions

The intervention didn't reduce the combined outcome of ED visits and readmissions within 30, 90, or 180 days after discharge. ... Outcomes were readmission, death, ED visits, or nursing home admission within 30 days, 90 days, 6 months, and 1 year.
October 2014

POCUS for DVT, inpatient digoxin

Four years after discharge, having stopped digoxin was associated with significantly higher risks of heart failure readmission (hazard ratio [HR], 1.21; 95% CI, 1.05 to 1.39; ... or all-cause readmission (HR, 1.03; 95% CI, 0.84 to 1.26; P=0.778).
January 2020

Multi-pronged intervention reduces readmissions, lowers costs

Still, the intervention significantly lowered readmissions in a real-world setting, they noted. ... Nurses were available by telephone seven days a week, and the nurses resumed hospital visits if a readmission occurred.
August 2011

Fecal transplants, contrast, and more

The mortality rate during readmission to the hospital was 17.3% (95% CI, 16.6% to 18.1%). ... Future research should work to identify interventions that might prevent readmissions in these patients, the authors said.
June 2020

Antibiotics for COPD, shock after MI, and more

Readmissions within seven days of discharge (early readmissions) were compared with those between 8 to 30 days of discharge (late readmissions). ... When the researchers looked at the ideal location for an intervention that would prevent a readmission,
December 2018

Transitions of care

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)
September 2019

Documented follow-up appointments don't lower readmissions for general medicine inpatients

Documented follow-up appointments don't lower readmissions for general medicine inpatientsOral low-dose steroids yield similar outcomes as high-dose IV steroids for COPD exacerbations. ... Financial incentives to reduce readmissions may have unintended
June 2010

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