An administrative claims measure suitable for profiling hospital performance on the basis of 30-day all-cause readmission rates among patients with heart failure.

@article{Keenan2008AnAC,
  title={An administrative claims measure suitable for profiling hospital performance on the basis of 30-day all-cause readmission rates among patients with heart failure.},
  author={Patricia Seliger Keenan and Sharon-Lise T. Normand and Zhenqiu Lin and Elizabeth E. Drye and Kanchana R. Bhat and Joseph S Ross and Jeremiah D. Schuur and Brett D Stauffer and Susannah May Bernheim and Andrew J. Epstein and Yongfei Wang and Jeph Herrin and Jersey Chen and Jessica J Federer and Jennifer A. Mattera and Yun Wang and Harlan M. Krumholz},
  journal={Circulation. Cardiovascular quality and outcomes},
  year={2008},
  volume={1 1},
  pages={29-37}
}
BACKGROUND Readmission soon after hospital discharge is an expensive and often preventable event for patients with heart failure. We present a model approved by the National Quality Forum for the purpose of public reporting of hospital-level readmission rates by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. METHODS AND RESULTS We developed a hierarchical logistic regression model to calculate hospital risk-standardized 30-day all-cause readmission rates for patients hospitalized with heart… CONTINUE READING
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