Researchers derived a model to predict 30-day readmissions in 2,004 of the patients and validated it in the other 1,002. ... editorial. For example, no previous research has identified an association between low diastolic blood pressure and readmissions.
When country-level LOS adjustments were made, U.S. location no longer predicted 30-day readmission, however. ... Private insurance paid for 47% of the 30-day readmissions, while Medicare paid for 40%.
The hospital had the third lowest 30-day and 14-day readmission rates. ... Rissmiller helped implement a post-discharge follow-up program that has significantly lowered these patients' readmission rates.
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
23%) or lying down (median, 18% vs. 55%), and their 30-day readmission rate was lower (7% vs. ... 23%). The reduction in readmissions is a particularly significant finding, the study authors said.
The facility won for its top performance on measures of cost, evidence-based care, mortality, harm, patient experience, and readmissions.
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
They identified potentially avoidable 30-day readmissions using a computerized algorithm based on administrative data. ... Researchers randomly divided the admissions not followed by a 30-day readmission (n=8,333) and the potentially avoidable
patient in follow-up, increasing the risk of adverse events such as readmissions. ... Dr. Robelia is the chair of readmissions at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.
Having more difficulty with activities of daily living was associated with readmission after pneumonia, with other factors predicting heart failure or acute myocardial infarction readmissions. ... For acute myocardial infarction, nursing home status was