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Mercy Medical Center, Cooley Dickinson Hospital, and Holyoke Medical Center have the Best Value Outcomes for Hip and Knee Replacement in Northampton, MA

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By: Barsha Nandy  Jun. 30, 2020

Dexur’s analysis of medicare claims of hospitals within a 25-mile radius of Northampton, MA, showed that Mercy Medical Center, Cooley Dickinson Hospital, and Holyoke Medical Center had the best value outcomes over a 90-day episode for Hip and Knee Replacement. The episode of care tracks a patient journey from the date of admission for 90 days and includes the index hospitalizations, rehospitalization, home health, nursing home, and ED costs. The total cost of care data helps patients make appropriate choices and helps local ACOs such as UMASS Memorial Accountable Care Organization and QHI ACO to make appropriate referrals choices. The analysis was risk-adjusted, for alive and non-hospice patients and was done at the DRG level, specifically DRG 470: Major Joint Replacement Or Reattachment Of Lower Extremity Without Major Complication Or Comorbidity (MCC), to adjust for complications and comorbidities.

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ThedaCare Regional Medical Center, Ascension NE Wisconsin, and Aurora Medical Center have the best value outcomes for Hip and Knee Replacement in Oshkosh, WI,

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By: Neha Thomas  Jun. 30, 2020

Dexur’s analysis of medicare claims of hospitals within a 25-mile radius of Oshkosh, WI, showed that ThedaCare Regional Medical Center - Appleton, Ascension NE Wisconsin - Mercy Campus, and Aurora Medical Center - Oshkosh had the best value outcomes over a 90 day episode for Hip & Knee replacement. Dexur’s value analysis tracks a patient’s episode of care from the date of admission for 90 days and includes the index hospitalizations, rehospitalization, home health, nursing home, and ED costs. Total cost of care data helps patients make appropriate choices and helps local ACOs make appropriate referral choices. The analysis was risk-adjusted, for alive and non-hospice patients and was done at the DRG level, specifically DRG 470: Major Joint Replacement Or Reattachment Of Lower Extremity Without Major Complication Or Comorbidity (MCC), to adjust for complications and comorbidities.

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McBride Orthopedic Hospital, Community Hospital South Campus, and OCOM have the best value outcomes for Hip & Knee Replacement in Oklahoma City, OK

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By: Sruthy Iype  Jun. 30, 2020

Dexur’s analysis of medicare claims of hospitals within a 25-mile radius of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, showed that McBride Orthopedic Hospital, Community Hospital South Campus, and Oklahoma Center for Orthopedic & Multi-Specialty Surgery (OCOM) had the best value outcomes over a 90-day episode for Hip & Knee Replacement. Dexur’s value analysis tracks a patient’s episode of care from the date of admission for 90 days and includes the index hospitalizations, rehospitalization, home health, nursing home, and ED costs. The total cost of care data helps patients make appropriate choices and helps local ACOs such as Patient Care Network of Oklahoma, LLC, Access Care Oklahoma, LLC, and Stillwater Collaborative Care ACO make appropriate referrals choices. The analysis was risk-adjusted, for alive and non-hospice patients and was done at the DRG level, specifically DRG 470: Major Joint Replacement Or Reattachment Of Lower Extremity Without Major Complication Or Comorbidity (MCC), to adjust for complications and comorbidities.

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Retained Blood Syndrome in Cardiac Surgeries is associated with higher costs over a 90-day Episode of Care at Three Top Hospitals

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By: Neha Thomas  Jun. 29, 2020

Retained blood syndrome (RBS) occurs when drainage systems fail to adequately evacuate blood during recovery from cardiothoracic surgery. Dexur analyzed RBS related complications at three top hospitals to understand value outcomes over a 90-day episode of care. Hospitals, ACOs & Payors benefit from value outcomes and cost of care outcomes data to help manage overall population health. Patients benefit from this data as they can make informed choices regarding the facilities that will provide them the best care for specific conditions with the best value. Value outcomes are also closely aligned to bundled payment initiatives by CMS and other payors.

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Lovelace Medical Center, Lovelace Westside Hospital and Presbyterian Hospital have the best value outcomes for Sepsis in Albuquerque, NM

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By: Sruthy Iype  Jun. 29, 2020

Dexur’s analysis of Medicare Claims of hospitals within a 50-mile radius of Albuquerque, New Mexico, showed that Lovelace Medical Center, Lovelace Westside Hospital, and Presbyterian Hospital had the best value outcomes over a 90-day episode for Sepsis. Dexur’s value analysis tracks a patient’s episode of care from the date of admission for 90 days, including the index hospitalizations, rehospitalization, home health, nursing home, and ED costs. The total cost of care data helps patients make appropriate choices and helps local ACOs such as Zia ACO make appropriate referrals choices. The analysis was risk-adjusted, for alive and non-hospice patients and was done at the DRG level, specifically DRG 871: Septicemia Or Severe Sepsis Without MV >96 Hours With Major Complication Or Comorbidity, to adjust for complications and comorbidities.

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Riverview Medical Center, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton, and Ocean Medical Center have the Best Value Outcomes for Hip and Knee Replacement in Toms River, NJ

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By: Barsha Nandy  Jun. 29, 2020

Dexur’s analysis of medicare claims of hospitals within a 25-mile radius of Toms River, NJ, showed that Riverview Medical Center, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton, and Ocean Medical Center had the best value outcomes over a 90-day episode for Hip and Knee Replacement. The episode of care tracks a patient journey from the date of admission for 90 days and includes the index hospitalizations, rehospitalization, home health, nursing home, and ED costs. The total cost of care data helps patients make appropriate choices and helps local ACOs such as AtlantiCare Health Solutions, Kennedy Health Alliance, and Shore Quality Partners ACO, LLC to make appropriate referrals choices. The analysis was risk-adjusted, for alive and non-hospice patients and was done at the DRG level, specifically DRG 470: Major Joint Replacement Or Reattachment Of Lower Extremity Without Major Complication Or Comorbidity (MCC), to adjust for complications and comorbidities.

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LDS Hospital, Lakeview Hospital, and St.Mark's Hospital have the best value outcomes for Sepsis in Salt Lake City, UT

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By: Sruthy Iype  Jun. 29, 2020

Dexur’s analysis of Medicare Claims of hospitals within a 10-mile radius of Salt Lake City, Utah, showed that LDS Hospital, Lakeview Hospital, and St.Mark's Hospital had the best value outcomes over a 90-day episode for Sepsis. Dexur’s value analysis tracks a patient’s episode of care from the date of admission for 90 days, including the index hospitalizations, rehospitalization, home health, nursing home, and ED costs. The total cost of care data helps patients make appropriate choices and helps local ACOs such as Intermountain Accountable Care, LLC, and UPQC make appropriate referrals choices. The analysis was risk-adjusted, for alive and non-hospice patients and was done at the DRG level, specifically DRG 871: Septicemia Or Severe Sepsis Without MV >96 Hours With Major Complication Or Comorbidity, to adjust for complications and comorbidities.

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Missouri Baptist Medical Center, St. Clare Hospital, and Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital have the best value outcomes for Heart Failure in St. Louis, MO

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By: Neha Thomas  Jun. 29, 2020

Dexur’s analysis of medicare claims of hospitals within a 25-mile radius of St. Louis, Missouri, showed that Missouri Baptist Medical Center, SSM Health St. Clare Hospital - Fenton, and Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital had the best value outcomes over a 90 day episode for Heart Failure. Dexur’s value analysis tracks a patient’s episode of care from the date of admission for 90 days and includes the index hospitalizations, rehospitalization, home health, nursing home, and ED costs. Total cost of care data helps patients make appropriate choices and helps local ACOs, such as SSM ACO, LLC, SLPA ACO, LLC, and BJC HealthCare ACO, LLC, make appropriate referral choices. The analysis was risk-adjusted, for alive and non-hospice patients and was done at the DRG level, specifically DRG 291: Heart Failure And Shock With Major Complication Or Comorbidity (MCC), to adjust for complications and comorbidities.

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Overlake Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Northwest, and Highline Medical Center have the best value outcomes for Heart Failure in Seattle, WA

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By: Sruthy Iype  Jun. 26, 2020

Dexur’s analysis of medicare claims of hospitals within a 10-mile radius of Seattle, Washington, showed that Overlake Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Northwest, and Highline Medical Center had the best value outcomes over a 90-day episode for Heart Failure. Dexur’s value analysis tracks a patient’s episode of care from the date of admission for 90 days and includes the index hospitalizations, rehospitalization, home health, nursing home, and ED costs. The total cost of care helps patients make appropriate choices and helps local ACOs such as Valley Medical Group-Renton, The Polyclinic, Health Connect Partners, Rainier Health Network, and MultiCare Connected Care make appropriate referrals choices. The analysis was risk-adjusted, for alive and non-hospice patients and was done at the DRG level, specifically DRG 291: Heart Failure And Shock With Major Complication Or Comorbidity, to adjust for complications and comorbidities.

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St. Vincent's Birmingham, Medical West, and Brookwood Baptist Medical Center have the best value outcomes for Sepsis in Birmingham, AL

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By: Neha Thomas  Jun. 26, 2020

Dexur’s analysis of medicare claims of hospitals within a 25-mile radius of Birmingham, AL, showed that St. Vincent's Birmingham, Medical West - an affiliate of UAB Health System, and Brookwood Baptist Medical Center had the best value outcomes over a 90 day episode for Sepsis. Dexur’s value analysis tracks a patient’s episode of care from the date of admission for 90 days and includes the index hospitalizations, rehospitalization, home health, nursing home, and ED costs. Total cost of care helps patients make appropriate choices and helps local ACOs, such as Baptist Physician Alliance ACO LLC, Alabama Physician Network, LLC, and Accountable Care Coalition of Alabama, LLC, make appropriate referral choices. The analysis was risk-adjusted, for alive and non-hospice patients and was done at the DRG level, specifically DRG 871: Septicemia Or Severe Sepsis Without MV>96 Hours With Major Complication Or Comorbidity, to adjust for complications and comorbidities.

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