Clinical and Economic Research

3M Health Information Systems

Tag: Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program

Journal Article

Will Hospital Peer Grouping by Patient Socioeconomic Status Fix the Medicare Hospital Readmission Reduction Program or Create New Problems?

With Richard Fuller, MS, Jack Hughes, MD, Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Averill, MS

Published by the Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, April 2018.¬† In 2016 the U.S. Congress directed…


Mandated report: The effects of the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program

Published by the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission To encourage hospitals to reduce preventable readmissions, CMS began to publicly report hospital-level…