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Quality Measurement

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Rhode Island: Potentially Preventable Emergency Room Visits

Published by State of Rhode Island Department of Health, 2019. While Rhode Island emergency rooms provide vital services to our…

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Ohio: Potentially Preventable Readmissions Report Card for Managed Care Plans

Published by Ohio Department of Medicaid The Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) has implemented a healthcare quality initiative based on…

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Ohio: Potentially Preventable Readmissions Hospital Report Card

Published by Ohio Department of Medicaid The Ohio Department of Medicaid (ODM) has implemented a healthcare quality initiative based on…

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MedPAC: Hospital inpatient and outpatient services

Published by MedPAC, March 2019.   In 2017, the Medicare fee-for-service (FFS) program paid 4,700 hospitals $190 billion consisting of $119…

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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…

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Moving toward paying for outcomes in Medicaid

With Kevin Quinn, MA, EMT-P, Norbert Goldfield, MD

Published by The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, April/June 2018,  by Billy Millwee MHA; Kevin Quinn MA, EMT-P; Norbert…

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Texas: Potentially Preventable Complications Report

Published by Texas Department of State Health Services Potentially Preventable Complications (PPCs) are harmful events or negative outcomes that develop…

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Texas: Potentially Preventable Readmission Reports

Published by the Texas Department of State Health Services A Potentially Preventable Readmission (PPR) is a readmission (return hospitalization) to…

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Texas: Potentially Preventable Complications Reports

Published by the Texas Department of State Health Services Potentially Preventable Complications (PPCs) are harmful events or negative outcomes that…

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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…

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Maryland: Final Recommendation for the Hospital-Acquired Conditions Program for Rate Year 2020

Published by Health Services Cost Review Commission This is a final recommendation for the RY 2020 Maryland Hospital-Acquired Conditions (MHAC)…

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Texas: Medicaid Managed Care and CHIP Summary of Activities and Trends in Healthcare Quality

Published by University of Florida’s Institute for Child Health Policy This Summary of Activities and Trends in Health Care Quality…