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Tag: potentially preventable readmissions

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Value-based health care: Connecting the dots

January 17th, 2020 / By Felisha Bochantin

The 34th Annual Patient Classification System International (PCSI) Conference was co-hosted by the Danish Health Data Authority, Nordic Casemix Centre and the Danish Regions organization. I attended it with two […]

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University of Pisa, Italy, leans towards analysis of Preventable Readmissions

November 11th, 2019 / By Alessandra Di Maio

An article published Nov 5th this year in the Journal of Clinical Interventions in Aging focuses on readmissions as potential indicator of inpatient and post-discharge quality of care in elderly […]

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The emergency room: Friend or foe?

October 21st, 2019 / By Steve Delaronde

Nearly one in five Americans visit an emergency room (ER) every year and one-third of them visit more than once. These proportions are the same as they were in 1997. […]

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Improving Outcomes by Focusing on Results: Readmissions, Complications and CMS

April 20th, 2015 / By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

It’s been nearly a century since Dr. Ernest Codman championed an “end results system” to track and measure hospital outcomes to determine the effectiveness of treatment and improve patients’ lives. […]