Posts Tagged ‘hospital readmission’

February 18th, 2013

Selections from Richard Lehman’s Literature Review: February 18th

This week’s topics include the relationship between hospital readmission and mortality rates for those hospitalized with acute MI, HF, or pneumonia, the effects of body size and hypertension treatments on CV event rates, and more.

February 9th, 2012

What Are You Doing About Readmission Rates?

Today there was news that an insurance company may start incorporating incentives about readmission into its contracts. What are you doing about readmission rates at your institution?