Patients who experience high trauma of hospitalization, as measured by disturbances in sleep, mobility, nutrition, and mood, may have a greater risk of readmission or ED visit within 30 days of ... In addition, the trauma survey has not been validated in
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
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
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.
‘Patient navigator’ intervention reduces readmissions among older but not younger high-risk safety-net patients
Thirty-day readmission rates did not differ overall between the intervention and control groups. ... 0% to 0.2%) in readmission rates and increased rates of 30-day outpatient follow-up.
Utilization of postdischarge services was strongly associated with avoidance of 30-day readmissions among Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries, whether or not the services were for the same diagnosis as the ... Among all-cause index hospitalizations, 11
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.
A retrospective analysis of Maryland hospital patients found that 30-day readmission rates varied from 14.1% to 12.5% with the disadvantage level of patients' home neighborhoods and from ... Patients who lived or were hospitalized in disadvantaged
Studies suggest that the program—which penalizes hospitals for excessive readmissions within 30 days of discharge—is working as intended, and experts point to the steady decline in national Medicare readmission ... It rightly incentivizes hospitals
Before adjustment, Medicare Advantage beneficiaries had lower readmission rates than those with traditional Medicare for all three conditions (16.6% vs. ... 16.4% for pneumonia). However, after adjustment, that was reversed; patients with Medicare