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Saint Francis Medical Center is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction Hospitalizations within 50 miles of Cape Girardeau, MO
In Missouri Hospitals Oct 11 2019

Saint Francis Medical Center is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction Hospitalizations within 50 miles of Cape Girardeau, MO. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by case volume for Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction Hospitalizations


The Villages of St. Peters, Saint Peters, MO is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling COPD patients in Missouri
In Missouri Nursing Homes Oct 11 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that The Villages of St. Peters, Saint Peters, MO is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling COPD patients in Missouri.


Saint Luke's Hospice House, Kansas City, MO is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Missouri
In Missouri Hospices Oct 11 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Saint Luke's Hospice House, Kansas City, MO is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Missouri.


DR. ZAFIR A HAWA is among the top ranked Stent surgeons in Missouri based on Case Volume
In Missouri Surgeons Oct 11 2019

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


University of Missouri Health Care, Columbia, MO is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Pulmonary Embolism Hospitalizations in Missouri
In Missouri Hospitals Oct 09 2019

University of Missouri Health Care, Columbia, MO is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Pulmonary Embolism Hospitalizations in Missouri. Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 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.


Alexian Brothers Sherbrooke Village, Saint Louis, MO is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure patients in Missouri
In Missouri Nursing Homes Oct 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Alexian Brothers Sherbrooke Village, Saint Louis, MO is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure patients in Missouri.


Preferred Hospice of Missouri, Dexter, MO is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in Missouri
In Missouri Hospices Oct 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Preferred Hospice of Missouri, Dexter, MO is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in Missouri.


Mercy Home Health, Saint Louis, MO is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling COPD patients in Missouri
In Missouri Home Health Agencies Oct 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Mercy Home Health, Saint Louis, MO is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling COPD patients in Missouri.


DR. CHRISTOPHER S. CRONIN is among the top ranked Cholecystectomy surgeons in Missouri based on Case Volume
In Missouri Surgeons Oct 09 2019

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


Mercy Hospital Springfield, Springfield, MO is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Diabetes Hospitalizations in Missouri
In Missouri Hospitals Oct 04 2019

Mercy Hospital Springfield, Springfield, MO is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Diabetes Hospitalizations in Missouri. 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 Diabetes Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Communities of Wildwood Ranch is among the top ranked Nursing Homes within 100 miles from Joplin, MO based on Case Volume
In Missouri Nursing Homes Oct 04 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 shows that Communities of Wildwood Ranch is among the top ranked nursing homes within 100 miles from Joplin, MO based on stays in a skilled nursing facility. Case Volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


DR. ERIC D LEDERMAN is among the top ranked Colorectal surgeons in Missouri based on Case Volume
In Missouri Surgeons Oct 04 2019

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


Hannibal Regional Hospital, Hannibal, MO is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Spine Surgeries in Missouri
In Missouri Hospitals Oct 02 2019

Hannibal Regional Hospital, Hannibal, MO is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Spine Surgeries in Missouri. Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals 30 Day Readmission Rates 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.


Green Park Senior Living Community, Saint Louis, MO is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Diabetes patients in Missouri
In Missouri Nursing Homes Oct 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Green Park Senior Living Community, Saint Louis, MO is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Diabetes patients in Missouri.


Crossroads Hospice of Kansas City, Independence, MO is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in Missouri
In Missouri Hospices Oct 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Crossroads Hospice of Kansas City, Independence, MO is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in Missouri.


DR. JANE L. SCHWABE is among the top ranked Coronary Bypass surgeons in Missouri based on Case Volume
In Missouri Surgeons Oct 02 2019

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


Christian Hospital Northeast-Northwest, Saint Louis, MO is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Red Blood Cell Disorders Hospitalizations in Missouri
In Missouri Hospitals Sep 27 2019

Christian Hospital Northeast-Northwest, Saint Louis, MO is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Red Blood Cell Disorders Hospitalizations in Missouri. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by case volume for Red Blood Cell Disorders Hospitalizations


Westphalia Hills - A Stonebridge Community is among the top ranked Nursing Homes in Missouri based on Hospital Readmission Rates
In Missouri Nursing Homes Sep 27 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 shows that Westphalia Hills - A Stonebridge Community is among the top ranked nursing homes in Missouri 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.


Hospice Compassus - Central Missouri is among the top ranked Hospices in Missouri based on Case Volume
In Missouri Hospices Sep 27 2019

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


DR. MARC R MOON is among the top ranked Cardiac Valve & Cardiothoracic surgeons in Missouri based on Case Volume
In Missouri Surgeons Sep 27 2019

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