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Who are the top Revenue Generating Surgeons for Norton Hospital for Stent?
In Kentucky Hospitals Dec 16 2019

Who are the top Revenue Generating Surgeons for Norton Hospital for Stent?. Dexur analyzed Medicare Claims data from Oct 2016 to Sep 2019 and showed the top surgeons contributing the most revenue (Defined as Medicare payments) to Norton Hospital for Stent.


Stanford Care and Rehabilitation, Stanford, KY is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Nutritional & Metabolic Disorders patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Nursing Homes Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Stanford Care and Rehabilitation, Stanford, KY is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Nutritional & Metabolic Disorders patients in Kentucky.


Hospice Care Plus, Berea, KY is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Cardiac Arrhythmia patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Hospices Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Hospice Care Plus, Berea, KY is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Cardiac Arrhythmia patients in Kentucky.


Lifeline Health Care of Pulaski, Somerset, KY is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Psychoses patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Home Health Agencies Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Lifeline Health Care of Pulaski, Somerset, KY is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Psychoses patients in Kentucky.


DR. JON DAVID WALKER is among the top ranked Cholecystectomy surgeons in Kentucky based on Case Volume
In Kentucky Surgeons Dec 16 2019

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


Norton Brownsboro Hospital, Louisville, KY is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Pulmonary Embolism Hospitalizations in Kentucky
In Kentucky Hospitals Dec 12 2019

Norton Brownsboro Hospital, Louisville, KY is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Pulmonary Embolism Hospitalizations in Kentucky. Dexur analyzed Oct 2016 to Sep 2019 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Length of Stay (LOS) in the ICU for Pulmonary Embolism Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Christian Health Center, Hopkinsville, KY is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Nursing Homes Dec 12 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Christian Health Center, Hopkinsville, KY is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Kentucky.


Community Hospice, Ashland, KY is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Sepsis patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Hospices Dec 12 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Community Hospice, Ashland, KY is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Sepsis patients in Kentucky.


Caretenders, Louisville, KY is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Pneumonia patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Home Health Agencies Dec 12 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Caretenders, Louisville, KY is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Pneumonia patients in Kentucky.


DR. PHILLIP J SINGER is among the top ranked Spine surgeons in Kentucky based on Case Volume
In Kentucky Surgeons Dec 12 2019

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


King's Daughters Medical Center is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Psychoses Hospitalizations within 50 miles of Ashland, KY
In Kentucky Hospitals Dec 09 2019

King's Daughters Medical Center is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Psychoses Hospitalizations within 50 miles of Ashland, KY. Dexur analyzed Oct 2016 to Sep 2019 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Revenue per Day for Psychoses 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).


Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital, Lexington, KY is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Nursing Homes Dec 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital, Lexington, KY is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Kentucky.


Lourdes Hospice is among the top ranked Hospices in Kentucky based on Case Volume
In Kentucky Hospices Dec 09 2019

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


Lourdes Homecare, Paducah, KY is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Home Health Agencies Dec 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Lourdes Homecare, Paducah, KY is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Kentucky.


DR. DAVID J SVETICH is among the top ranked Colorectal surgeons in Kentucky based on Case Volume
In Kentucky Surgeons Dec 09 2019

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


St. Elizabeth Medical Center North, Edgewood, KY is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS for Red Blood Cell Disorders Hospitalizations in Kentucky
In Kentucky Hospitals Dec 05 2019

St. Elizabeth Medical Center North, Edgewood, KY is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS for Red Blood Cell Disorders Hospitalizations in Kentucky. Dexur analyzed Oct 2016 to Sep 2019 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Length of Stay (LOS) for Red Blood Cell Disorders Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Coldspring Transitional Care Center, Cold Spring, KY is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Lowest LOS for Hip & Knee Replacement Patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Nursing Homes Dec 05 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Coldspring Transitional Care Center, Cold Spring, KY is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Lowest LOS for Hip & Knee Replacement Patients in Kentucky. Nursing Homes rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups stays based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Hospice of Western Kentucky, Owensboro, KY is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Failure patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Hospices Dec 05 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Hospice of Western Kentucky, Owensboro, KY is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Failure patients in Kentucky.


Kentuckyone - VNA Health at Home, Lexington, KY is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Renal Failure patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Home Health Agencies Dec 05 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Kentuckyone - VNA Health at Home, Lexington, KY is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Renal Failure patients in Kentucky.


DR. ABDOLREZA AGAHTEHRANI is among the top ranked Stent surgeons in Kentucky based on Case Volume
In Kentucky Surgeons Dec 05 2019

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


Where are patients getting readmitted after Colorectal surgeries at T J Samson Community Hospital?
In Kentucky Hospitals Dec 02 2019

Where are patients getting readmitted after Colorectal surgeries at T J Samson Community Hospital?. Dexur analyzed 2016-2018 Medicare claims data for Colorectal 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 Baptist Health La Grange, La Grange?
In Kentucky 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.


Hospice Care Plus, Berea, KY is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Failure patients in Kentucky
In Kentucky Hospices Dec 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Hospice Care Plus, Berea, KY is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Failure patients in Kentucky.


DR. SHIRAZ KHUSHROO PATEL is among the top ranked Hip & Knee Replacement surgeons in Kentucky based on Case Volume
In Kentucky Surgeons Dec 02 2019

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