Timing of Readmissions

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HM2019 Abstract Number: 363

BACK SO SOON? ASSESSING AVOIDABILITY OF 7-DAY READMISSIONS

Background: The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) uses 30-day readmissions as a measure of quality for a hospital system. However, there is growing literature that 30-day readmissions may not be a good measure [...]

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