The hospitals were divided into quartiles based on follow-up rates; those results were then compared with rates of readmission within 30 days. ... In the quartile of hospitals with the worst follow-up rates, the readmission rate was 23.3% in 30 days,
Before and after the policy was implemented, medical-surgical nurses were surveyed and data were obtained on 30-day mortality, seven-day readmissions, and length of stay for medical-surgical patients. ... The researchers calculated that changes in
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
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.
and noon was not significantly associated with any reduction in ED or hospital length of stay, 30-day readmissions, or in-hospital mortality. ... and noon on the day of each hospital admission. The primary outcomes were ED length of stay and hospital
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/weekly/archives/2018/08/22/2.htm. Readmissions after stroke decreased an average of 3.3% annually from 2010 to 2014, and 30-day readmission risk was ... Readmissions decreased an average of 3.3% annually from 2010 to
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/archives/2017/10/recent-research.htm. Summaries from ACP Hospitalist Weekly. Excess readmission ratio (ERR), the performance measure used by CMS as part of its Hospital Readmissions ... participated in the first cycle
Their quality of life and readmission rate were measured at 12 weeks after hospitalization. ... be used to improve readmission risk stratification and identify patients for nutritional intervention.
Most hospitalists would like to think they help heart failure patients avoid readmission to the hospital. ... be the silver bullet that solves the readmission problem or improves short-term outcomes.
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.