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Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines, Des Moines, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Spine Surgeries in Iowa
In Iowa Hospitals Aug 19 2019

Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines, Des Moines, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Spine Surgeries in Iowa. Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by the percentage of Hospitalizations that were discharged to the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) for Spine Surgeries. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


How long do patients stay in Stonehill Care Center, Dubuque Post Hospital Discharge?
In Iowa Nursing Homes Aug 19 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 to understand how long patients stay in nursing homes post Hospital discharge by DRG Group. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


Hospice of North Iowa is among the top ranked Hospices in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Hospices Aug 19 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 shows that Hospice of North Iowa is among the top ranked hospices in Iowa based on users who stays at a Hospice. Case volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


Mercy Home Care - North Iowa is among the top ranked Home Health Agencies within 50 miles from Mason City, IA based on Case Volume
In Iowa Home Health Agencies Aug 19 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 shows that Mercy Home Care - North Iowa is among the top ranked home health agencies within 50 miles from Mason City, IA based on episodes with visits at a Home Health Agency. Case Volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


DR. SHANKAR R RAMAN is among the top ranked Colorectal surgeons in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Surgeons Aug 19 2019

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


Mercy Hospital, Iowa City, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Coronary Bypass Surgeries in Iowa
In Iowa Hospitals Aug 14 2019

Mercy Hospital, Iowa City, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Coronary Bypass Surgeries in Iowa. Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Revenue per Day for Coronary Bypass Surgeries. Revenue per day is calculated by summing all Medicare revenue and dividing by the total patient days in the hospital. Optimizing for revenue per day can promote the triple aim of better care, better health, and lower cost. Since, revenue from Medicare is risk adjusted at the DRG level, fewer days in the hospital for a fixed DRG payment can lead to lower cost to the hospital (higher revenue per day) and better patient experience (fewer patient-days in hospital).


What Hospitals Refer Patients to Living Center East, Cedar Rapids?
In Iowa Nursing Homes Aug 14 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 to understand which hospitals refer patients to Living Center East, Cedar Rapids. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


What Hospitals Refer Patients to Hospice of Dubuque, Dubuque?
In Iowa Hospices Aug 14 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 to understand which hospitals refer patients to Hospice of Dubuque, Dubuque. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


What Hospitals Refer Patients to Wesley Life Home Health, Johnston?
In Iowa Home Health Agencies Aug 14 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 to understand which hospitals refer patients to Wesley Life Home Health, Johnston. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


DR. DAVID MORTENSEN is among the top ranked Cholecystectomy surgeons in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Surgeons Aug 14 2019

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


Finley Hospital, Dubuque, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS for Stent Surgeries in Iowa
In Iowa Hospitals Aug 12 2019

Finley Hospital, Dubuque, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS for Stent Surgeries in Iowa. Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Length of Stay (LOS) for Stent Surgeries. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Sunrise Retirement Community is among the top ranked Nursing Homes within 50 miles from Sioux City, IA based on Hospital Readmission Rates
In Iowa Nursing Homes Aug 12 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 shows that Sunrise Retirement Community is among the top ranked nursing homes within 50 miles from Sioux City, IA with the lowest hospital readmission rates. CMS has initiated new programs to measure readmissions when a patient is discharged from a hospital to a skilled nursing facility (SNF) and then readmitted back to any hospital within 30 days of the original discharge. Patient outcomes and financial penalties are associated with these hospital readmission metrics.


HCI VNS Care Services is among the top ranked Hospices in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Hospices Aug 12 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 shows that HCI VNS Care Services is among the top ranked hospices in Iowa based on users who stays at a Hospice. Case volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


UnityPoint at Home is among the top ranked Home Health Agencies within 50 miles from Waterloo, IA based on Case Volume
In Iowa Home Health Agencies Aug 12 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 shows that UnityPoint at Home is among the top ranked home health agencies within 50 miles from Waterloo, IA based on episodes with visits at a Home Health Agency. Case Volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


DR. SAMUEL J CONGELLO is among the top ranked Stent surgeons in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Surgeons Aug 12 2019

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


University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics, Iowa City, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Cardiac Valve & Cardiothoracic Surgeries in Iowa
In Iowa Hospitals Aug 07 2019

University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics, Iowa City, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Cardiac Valve & Cardiothoracic Surgeries in Iowa. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by case volume for Cardiac Valve & Cardiothoracic Surgeries


NewAldaya Lifescapes is among the top ranked Nursing Homes within 50 miles from Cedar Falls, IA based on Case Volume
In Iowa Nursing Homes Aug 07 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 shows that NewAldaya Lifescapes is among the top ranked nursing homes within 50 miles from Cedar Falls, IA based on stays in a skilled nursing facility. Case Volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


What Hospitals Refer Patients to Unity Point Health - Hospice, Urbandale?
In Iowa Hospices Aug 07 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 to understand which hospitals refer patients to Unity Point Health - Hospice, Urbandale. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


Mercy Home Care & Hospice - Des Moines is among the top ranked Home Health Agencies in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Home Health Agencies Aug 07 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 shows that Mercy Home Care & Hospice - Des Moines is among the top ranked home health agencies in Iowa based on episodes with visits at a Home Health Agency. Case volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


DR. LYNN MARVIN NELSON is among the top ranked Spine surgeons in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Surgeons Aug 07 2019

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


Iowa Methodist Medical Center, West Des Moines, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Hip & Knee Replacement Surgeries in Iowa
In Iowa Hospitals Aug 05 2019

Iowa Methodist Medical Center, West Des Moines, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Hip & Knee Replacement Surgeries in Iowa. Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Length of Stay (LOS) in the ICU for Hip & Knee Replacement Surgeries. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Regency Park of Carroll is among the top ranked Nursing Homes in Iowa based on Hospital Readmission Rates
In Iowa Nursing Homes Aug 05 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 shows that Regency Park of Carroll is among the top ranked nursing homes in Iowa with the lowest hospital readmission rates. CMS has initiated new programs to measure readmissions when a patient is discharged from a hospital to a skilled nursing facility (SNF) and then readmitted back to any hospital within 30 days of the original discharge. Patient outcomes and financial penalties are associated with these hospital readmission metrics.


Cedar Valley Hospice is among the top ranked Hospices in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Hospices Aug 05 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 shows that Cedar Valley Hospice is among the top ranked hospices in Iowa based on users who stays at a Hospice. Case volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


Sanford Home Health And Hospice Sheldon is among the top ranked Home Health Agencies within 50 miles from Sheldon, IA based on Case Volume
In Iowa Home Health Agencies Aug 05 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 shows that Sanford Home Health And Hospice Sheldon is among the top ranked home health agencies within 50 miles from Sheldon, IA based on episodes with visits at a Home Health Agency. Case Volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


DR. CLIFFORD KENT BOESE is among the top ranked Hip & Knee Replacement surgeons in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Surgeons Aug 05 2019

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


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