Hospital Readmissions

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2/12/2021 COPD Hospital Readmissions Did Not Appear to Decrease Under HRRP pulmonologyadvisor.com Print The primary study outcome was the level change in the interrupted time series for unplanned, all-cause, 30-day readmissions in October 2014.When chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) became a target condition under the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP) in October 2014 — when penalties were first imposed — no reductions in all-cause and COPD-related hospital readmissions were observed. Researchers conducted an uninterrupted time series analysis ...
2/10/2021 Pharmacy Automation Market : Growing Applications of Medication Dispensing System PRSync Pharmacy Automation Market : Growing Applications of Medication Dispensing System MNM Submitted by Ritika Tyagi . Medication errors and dispensing errors are recognized as leading causes of hospital readmissions across the globe. A medication error can occur due to a variety of factors such as poor order communication between the physician and pharmacist, dangerous storage practices in pharmacies, and confusion arising out of the use of similar labels. Automated systems are considered ...
11/9/2020 Characteristics of Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients Discharged and Experiencing Same-Hospital Readmission — United States, March–August 2020 globaldiasporanews.com ... as health care resource planning.Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a complex clinical illness with potential complications that might require ongoing clinical care ( 1 – 3 ). Few studies have investigated discharge patterns and hospital readmissions among large groups of patients after an initial COVID-19 hospitalization ( 4 – 7 ). Using electronic health record and administrative data from the Premier Healthcare Database, CDC assessed patterns of hospital discharge, readmission, and ...
11/9/2020 COVID-19 Scan for Nov 09, 2020 umn.edu COVID-19 Scan for Nov 09, 2020 Health issues following COVID-19 Scarce resources for COVID-19 providers ; No COVID benefit for hydroxychloroquine Filed Under : Print & PDF At least 9% of COVID-19 patients readmitted within 2 months, study findsIn a Mortality and Morbidity Weekly Report ( MMWR ) study today, data from the Premier Healthcare Database showed that, of 106,543 patients who survived after being admitted for COVID-19 from ...