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failure readmissions and a drop rather than a rise in heart failure mortality. ... increasing post-discharge HF mortality since 2006 which preceded the readmission program,” they wrote.
February 2020

Validity of hospital rankings for MI, readmissions

In the first sample, the median readmission rate was 15.5% (interquartile range, 15.3% to 15.8%). ... in the worse quartiles for readmissions than if they were admitted to a hospital in a better quartile.
January 2018


retrospective study of Medicare admissions before and after the start of the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP). ... An accompanying editorial expressed concern about the impacts of policies to reduce readmissions on heart failure patients.
March 2019

Heart failure stays and readmissions

readmission for heart failure or other cardiovascular causes, but not noncardiovascular causes, a recent Canadian study found. ... Penalties for readmissions are unable to control for all these factors, according to the editorialists.
August 2017


Those increases were only partly offset by declines in readmissions (monthly change, 0.023 per 100 patient discharges; 95% CI, 0.035 to 0.012). ... The study's results highlight problems with the use of 30-day readmission rate as a quality metric and
August 2019


Effectiveness Data and Information Set, and their absence appeared to affect readmission rate measurement. ... Before adjustment, Medicare Advantage beneficiaries had lower readmission rates than those with traditional Medicare for all three conditions
June 2019

It takes a community

About $12 billion of that is spent on potentially preventable readmissions, the report found. ... Research often cites poor communication and coordination at discharge as major contributors to readmissions.
May 2010


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
July 2019

Q&A: Lowering hospital readmissions by improving care transitions

who share strategies on improving transitions from the hospital to the home—which in turn should help cut down on readmissions. ... Patients are much more likely to die following readmission for heart failure or heart attack.
September 2009


that were participating in the Nationwide Readmissions Database. The goal of the study was to determine the rate of readmissions and whether readmission risk after peripheral arterial revascularization varies by hospital. ... In addition, 30-day
December 2017

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