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St. Bernards Healthcare, Jonesboro, AR is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Renal Failure Hospitalizations in Arkansas
In Arkansas Hospitals Dec 16 2019

St. Bernards Healthcare, Jonesboro, AR is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Renal Failure Hospitalizations in Arkansas. Dexur analyzed Oct 2016 to Sep 2019 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by the percentage of Hospitalizations that were discharged to the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) for Renal Failure Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Hiram Shaddox Geriatric Center, Mountain Home, AR is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Heart Failure patients in Arkansas
In Arkansas Nursing Homes Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Hiram Shaddox Geriatric Center, Mountain Home, AR is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Heart Failure patients in Arkansas.


Circle of Life, Springdale, AR is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Sepsis patients in Arkansas
In Arkansas Hospices Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Circle of Life, Springdale, AR is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Sepsis patients in Arkansas.


DR. REBECCA BARRETT-TUCK is among the top ranked Spine surgeons in Arkansas based on Case Volume
In Arkansas Surgeons Dec 16 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017 shows that DR. REBECCA BARRETT-TUCK is among the top ranked surgeons in Arkansas based on case volume. Research has shown that case volume is associated with better quality outcomes.


Washington Regional Medical Center is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Heart Failure Hospitalizations within 50 miles of Fayetteville, AR
In Arkansas Hospitals Dec 12 2019

Washington Regional Medical Center is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Heart Failure Hospitalizations within 50 miles of Fayetteville, AR. Dexur analyzed Oct 2016 to Sep 2019 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by case volume for Heart Failure Hospitalizations


Timberlane Health & Rehabilitation, El Dorado, AR is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Arkansas
In Arkansas Nursing Homes Dec 12 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Timberlane Health & Rehabilitation, El Dorado, AR is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Arkansas.


DR. ALFRED SCOTT MAROTTI is among the top ranked Colorectal surgeons in Arkansas based on Case Volume
In Arkansas Surgeons Dec 12 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017 shows that DR. ALFRED SCOTT MAROTTI is among the top ranked surgeons in Arkansas based on case volume. Research has shown that case volume is associated with better quality outcomes.


What are Baptist Health Medical Center - Little Rock Spine Surgery Patients Being readmitted for?
In Arkansas Hospitals Dec 09 2019

What are Baptist Health Medical Center - Little Rock Spine Surgery Patients Being readmitted for?. Dexur analyzed 2016-2018 Medicare claims data and determined of the 717 Spine surgeries at Baptist Health Medical Center - Little Rock, 149 were readmitted which was a readmission rate of 20.78%.


Timberlane Health & Rehabilitation, El Dorado, AR is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Arkansas
In Arkansas Nursing Homes Dec 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Timberlane Health & Rehabilitation, El Dorado, AR is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Arkansas.


Arkansas Hospice Russellville, Russellville, AR is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Attack patients in Arkansas
In Arkansas Hospices Dec 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Arkansas Hospice Russellville, Russellville, AR is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Attack patients in Arkansas.


DR. DANIEL RICHARD STEVENSON is among the top ranked Coronary Bypass surgeons in Arkansas based on Case Volume
In Arkansas Surgeons Dec 09 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017 shows that DR. DANIEL RICHARD STEVENSON is among the top ranked surgeons in Arkansas based on case volume. Research has shown that case volume is associated with better quality outcomes.


Izard County Medical Center, Calico Rock, AR is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Kidney & UTI Hospitalizations in Arkansas
In Arkansas Hospitals Dec 05 2019

Izard County Medical Center, Calico Rock, AR is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Kidney & UTI Hospitalizations in Arkansas. Dexur analyzed Oct 2016 to Sep 2019 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals 30 Day Readmission Rates for Kidney & UTI Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


The Crossing At Riverside Health and Rehabilitation, Searcy, AR is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage patients in Arkansas
In Arkansas Nursing Homes Dec 05 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that The Crossing At Riverside Health and Rehabilitation, Searcy, AR is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage patients in Arkansas.


Elite Home Health, Nashville, AR is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Sepsis patients in Arkansas
In Arkansas Home Health Agencies Dec 05 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Elite Home Health, Nashville, AR is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Sepsis patients in Arkansas.


DR. KENT PETER NACHTIGAL is among the top ranked Cholecystectomy surgeons in Arkansas based on Case Volume
In Arkansas Surgeons Dec 05 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017 shows that DR. KENT PETER NACHTIGAL is among the top ranked surgeons in Arkansas based on case volume. Research has shown that case volume is associated with better quality outcomes.


Where are patients getting readmitted after Stent surgeries at Jefferson Regional Medical Center?
In Arkansas Hospitals Dec 02 2019

Where are patients getting readmitted after Stent surgeries at Jefferson Regional Medical Center?. Dexur analyzed 2016-2018 Medicare claims data for Stent to see which hospitals receive these readmitted patients. This patient leakage data helps doctors understand how other hospitals affect their patient's safety and hospital's revenue.


What is the Post Hospital Readmission Rate from Little Rock Post Acute and Rehabilitation, Little Rock?
In Arkansas Nursing Homes Dec 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 to understand post hospital readmissions via the nursing home. Patients were tracked from the date of hospital discharge back to a skilled nursing facility (SNF) and back again to a hospital within 30 days. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


Life Touch Hospice, El Dorado, AR is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pneumonia patients in Arkansas
In Arkansas Hospices Dec 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Life Touch Hospice, El Dorado, AR is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pneumonia patients in Arkansas.


Northwest Home Health, Springdale, AR is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Renal Failure patients in Arkansas
In Arkansas Home Health Agencies Dec 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Northwest Home Health, Springdale, AR is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Renal Failure patients in Arkansas.


DR. JEFFREY GEORGE TAUTH is among the top ranked Stent surgeons in Arkansas based on Case Volume
In Arkansas Surgeons Dec 02 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017 shows that DR. JEFFREY GEORGE TAUTH is among the top ranked surgeons in Arkansas based on case volume. Research has shown that case volume is associated with better quality outcomes.