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Mercy Medical Center - Cedar Rapids, Cedar Rapids, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Spine Surgeries in Iowa
In Iowa Hospitals Dec 16 2019

Mercy Medical Center - Cedar Rapids, Cedar Rapids, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Spine Surgeries in Iowa. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Revenue per Day for Spine 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 Edgewater, A Wesleylife Community, West Des Moines?
In Iowa Nursing Homes Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 to understand which hospitals refer patients to Edgewater, A Wesleylife Community, West Des Moines. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


Iowa City Hospice, Iowa City, IA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Sepsis patients in Iowa
In Iowa Hospices Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Iowa City Hospice, Iowa City, IA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Sepsis patients in Iowa.


UnityPoint at Home - Des Moines, Urbandale, IA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Diabetes patients in Iowa
In Iowa Home Health Agencies Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that UnityPoint at Home - Des Moines, Urbandale, IA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Diabetes patients in Iowa.


DR. ROBERT EDWARD MAGNUS is among the top ranked Hip & Knee Replacement surgeons in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Surgeons Dec 16 2019

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


St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS for Stent Surgeries in Iowa
In Iowa Hospitals Dec 11 2019

St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS for Stent Surgeries in Iowa. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 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.


How long do patients stay in Northbrook Manor Care Center, Cedar Rapids Post Hospital Discharge?
In Iowa Nursing Homes Dec 11 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.


Mercy Home Care & Hospice - Des Moines, Des Moines, IA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Iowa
In Iowa Home Health Agencies Dec 11 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Mercy Home Care & Hospice - Des Moines, Des Moines, IA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Iowa.


DR. SOREN R KRAEMER is among the top ranked Colorectal surgeons in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Surgeons Dec 11 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017 shows that DR. SOREN R KRAEMER 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, Des Moines, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Diabetes Hospitalizations in Iowa
In Iowa Hospitals Dec 09 2019

Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Des Moines, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Diabetes Hospitalizations in Iowa. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Length of Stay (LOS) in the ICU for Diabetes Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Hiawatha Care Center is among the top ranked Nursing Homes in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Nursing Homes Dec 09 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 shows that Hiawatha Care Center is among the top ranked nursing homes in Iowa based on stays in a skilled nursing facility. Case Volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


What Hospitals Refer Patients to Mercy Hospice - Des Moines, Des Moines?
In Iowa Hospices Dec 09 2019

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


UnityPoint at Home, Dubuque, IA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Iowa
In Iowa Home Health Agencies Dec 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that UnityPoint at Home, Dubuque, IA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Iowa.


DR. MARNIX A VERHOFSTE is among the top ranked Coronary Bypass surgeons in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Surgeons Dec 09 2019

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


Ottumwa Regional Health Center, Ottumwa, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Pneumonia Hospitalizations in Iowa
In Iowa Hospitals Dec 04 2019

Ottumwa Regional Health Center, Ottumwa, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Pneumonia Hospitalizations in Iowa. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by the percentage of Hospitalizations that were discharged to the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) for Pneumonia Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


MercyOne North Iowa West, Mason City, IA is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Iowa
In Iowa Nursing Homes Dec 04 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that MercyOne North Iowa West, Mason City, IA is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Iowa.


Unitypoint Hospice, Fort Dodge, IA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pneumonia patients in Iowa
In Iowa Hospices Dec 04 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Unitypoint Hospice, Fort Dodge, IA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pneumonia patients in Iowa.


DR. BRIAN DANIEL GERRELTS is among the top ranked Cholecystectomy surgeons in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Surgeons Dec 04 2019

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


Crawford County Memorial Hospital, Denison, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Heart Failure Hospitalizations in Iowa
In Iowa Hospitals Dec 02 2019

Crawford County Memorial Hospital, Denison, IA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Heart Failure Hospitalizations in Iowa. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Revenue per Day for Heart Failure Hospitalizations. 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).


Stonehill Health Center, Dubuque, IA is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Pneumonia patients in Iowa
In Iowa Nursing Homes Dec 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Stonehill Health Center, Dubuque, IA is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Pneumonia patients in Iowa.


Cedar Valley Hospice, Waterloo, IA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling COPD patients in Iowa
In Iowa Hospices Dec 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Cedar Valley Hospice, Waterloo, IA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling COPD patients in Iowa.


UnityPoint at Home, Fort Dodge, IA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Iowa
In Iowa Home Health Agencies Dec 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that UnityPoint at Home, Fort Dodge, IA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Iowa.


DR. BART P JENSON is among the top ranked Cardiac Valve & Cardiothoracic surgeons in Iowa based on Case Volume
In Iowa Surgeons Dec 02 2019

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