|April 27, 2011||Vol. I. No. 16|
Top Tools to Rank Readmission Risk
This Week's Challenge: As private payors follow CMS's reimbursement and reporting leads, healthcare organizations are taking bold steps to reduce avoidable readmissions among their most vulnerable and high-utilization populations. We wanted to see how healthcare organizations identify individuals most at-risk for returning to the hospital. Click here to view a printable version of the chart.
What We Learned: The Healthcare Intelligence Network's Second Annual Reducing Hospital Readmissions e-survey conducted in December 2010 captured the details of how 90 healthcare organizations are reducing readmissions among their populations. The tools that survey respondents use to identify individuals at-risk for returning to the hospital are:
Missed last week's issue? View it here.
Share this data with colleagues on:
Excerpted from 2011 Benchmarks in Reducing Hospital Readmissions, a 45-page special report that quantifies efforts by 90 healthcare organizations to reduce avoidable readmissions in their most vulnerable and high-utilization populations, as reflected by responses to HIN's second annual survey on Reducing Hospital Readmissions, conducted in December 2010. An all-new follow-up to the best-selling 2010 edition, this resource is packed with new metrics on current and planned programs to reduce readmissions, presented in more than 40 easy-to-follow graphs and tables.
Sea Girt, NJ 08750 | 888-446-3530
firstname.lastname@example.org | http://store.hin.com