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Tag: PPRs

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Value-based health care: Connecting the dots

Jan. 17, 2020 / By Felisha Bochantin

The 34th Annual Patient Classification System International (PCSI) Conference was co-hosted by the Danish Health Data Authority, Nordic Casemix Centre and the Danish Regions organization. I attended it with two […]

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University of Pisa, Italy, leans towards analysis of Preventable Readmissions

Nov. 11, 2019 / By Alessandra Di Maio

An article published Nov 5th this year in the Journal of Clinical Interventions in Aging focuses on readmissions as potential indicator of inpatient and post-discharge quality of care in elderly […]

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To lower readmission rates, focus on the intersection of cost and quality

Aug. 28, 2019 / By L. Gordon Moore, MD

A 55-year-old male is admitted to the hospital for an exacerbation of their chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). An 8-year-old child visits an emergency department with an asthma exacerbation. A […]

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Budget Neutral Payment for Pharmaceuticals – Tying Value to Outcomes

May 18, 2015 / By Norbert Goldfield, MD, Richard Fuller, MS

We believe there are two core principles that should be adhered to when implementing payment reform initiatives. First, that measurement of performance change should be directly quantifiable in dollars where […]