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Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, KS is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Hospitalizations in Kansas
In Kansas Hospitals Nov 20 2019

Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, KS is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Hospitalizations in Kansas. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals 30 Day Readmission Rates for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Maple Hills Healthcare, Dba Shawnee Post Acute, Overland Park, KS is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Highest Discharge to Home Rates for Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Kansas
In Kansas Nursing Homes Nov 20 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Maple Hills Healthcare, Dba Shawnee Post Acute, Overland Park, KS is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Highest Discharge to Home Rates for Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Kansas. Nursing Homes rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups stays based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


DR. RICHARD S TOON is among the top ranked Coronary Bypass surgeons in Kansas based on Case Volume
In Kansas Surgeons Nov 20 2019

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


Saint Luke's South Hospital, Overland Park, KS is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Pulmonary Embolism Hospitalizations in Kansas
In Kansas Hospitals Nov 15 2019

Saint Luke's South Hospital, Overland Park, KS is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Pulmonary Embolism Hospitalizations in Kansas. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Revenue per Day for Pulmonary Embolism 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).


Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community, Lawrence, KS is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Highest Discharge to Home Rates for Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Kansas
In Kansas Nursing Homes Nov 15 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community, Lawrence, KS is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Highest Discharge to Home Rates for Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Kansas. Nursing Homes rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups stays based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care, Overland Park, KS is among the most experienced Hospices in handling COPD patients in Kansas
In Kansas Hospices Nov 15 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care, Overland Park, KS is among the most experienced Hospices in handling COPD patients in Kansas.


Kindred at Home, Overland Park, KS is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Kansas
In Kansas Home Health Agencies Nov 15 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Kindred at Home, Overland Park, KS is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Kansas.


DR. STEPHEN J. LOWRY is among the top ranked Cholecystectomy surgeons in Kansas based on Case Volume
In Kansas Surgeons Nov 15 2019

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


Where are patients getting readmitted after Cardiac Valve & Cardiothoracic surgeries at Salina Regional Health Center?
In Kansas Hospitals Nov 13 2019

Where are patients getting readmitted after Cardiac Valve & Cardiothoracic surgeries at Salina Regional Health Center?. Dexur analyzed 2016-2018 Medicare claims data for Cardiac Valve & Cardiothoracic 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.


Village Shalom, Overland Park, KS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Pneumonia patients in Kansas
In Kansas Nursing Homes Nov 13 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Village Shalom, Overland Park, KS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Pneumonia patients in Kansas.


Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care, Overland Park, KS is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Kansas
In Kansas Hospices Nov 13 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care, Overland Park, KS is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Kansas.


Olathe Health Hospice and Home Healthcare, Olathe, KS is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Coronary Bypass patients in Kansas
In Kansas Home Health Agencies Nov 13 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Olathe Health Hospice and Home Healthcare, Olathe, KS is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Coronary Bypass patients in Kansas.


DR. SESHU CHEPUR RAO is among the top ranked Stent surgeons in Kansas based on Case Volume
In Kansas Surgeons Nov 13 2019

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


Saint John Hospital, Leavenworth, KS is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Psychoses Hospitalizations in Kansas
In Kansas Hospitals Nov 08 2019

Saint John Hospital, Leavenworth, KS is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Psychoses Hospitalizations in Kansas. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by case volume for Psychoses Hospitalizations


The Healthcare Resort of Kansas City, Kansas City, KS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Renal Failure patients in Kansas
In Kansas Nursing Homes Nov 08 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that The Healthcare Resort of Kansas City, Kansas City, KS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Renal Failure patients in Kansas.


Angels Care Home Health, Russell, KS is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Sepsis patients in Kansas
In Kansas Home Health Agencies Nov 08 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Angels Care Home Health, Russell, KS is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Sepsis patients in Kansas.


DR. MICHAEL G PORTER is among the top ranked Colorectal surgeons in Kansas based on Case Volume
In Kansas Surgeons Nov 08 2019

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


Kansas Surgery & Recovery Center is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Hip & Knee Replacement Surgeries within 100 miles of Wichita, KS
In Kansas Hospitals Nov 06 2019

Kansas Surgery & Recovery Center is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Hip & Knee Replacement Surgeries within 100 miles of Wichita, KS. 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 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.


Reeds Cove Health and Rehabilitation, Wichita, KS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Renal Failure patients in Kansas
In Kansas Nursing Homes Nov 06 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Reeds Cove Health and Rehabilitation, Wichita, KS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Renal Failure patients in Kansas.


Vitas Innovative Hospice Care, Lenexa, KS is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Kansas
In Kansas Hospices Nov 06 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Vitas Innovative Hospice Care, Lenexa, KS is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Kansas.


Angels Care Home Health is among the top ranked Home Health Agencies within 100 miles from Russell, KS based on Case Volume
In Kansas Home Health Agencies Nov 06 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 shows that Angels Care Home Health is among the top ranked home health agencies within 100 miles from Russell, KS based on episodes with visits at a Home Health Agency. Case Volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


DR. JOHN R DICKERSON is among the top ranked Spine surgeons in Kansas based on Case Volume
In Kansas Surgeons Nov 06 2019

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