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Baptist Memorial Hospital Desoto, Southaven, MS is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Red Blood Cell Disorders Hospitalizations in Mississippi
In Mississippi Hospitals Dec 16 2019

Baptist Memorial Hospital Desoto, Southaven, MS is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Red Blood Cell Disorders Hospitalizations in Mississippi. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Length of Stay (LOS) in the ICU 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.


Woodlands Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, Clinton, MS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Heart Failure patients in Mississippi
In Mississippi Nursing Homes Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Woodlands Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, Clinton, MS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Heart Failure patients in Mississippi.


Mississippi Homecare of Jackson, Jackson, MS is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Heart Failure patients in Mississippi
In Mississippi Home Health Agencies Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Mississippi Homecare of Jackson, Jackson, MS is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Heart Failure patients in Mississippi.


DR. DAVID C LEE is among the top ranked Spine surgeons in Mississippi based on Case Volume
In Mississippi Surgeons Dec 16 2019

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


Tishomingo Health Services is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Hospitalizations within 50 miles of Iuka, MS
In Mississippi Hospitals Dec 11 2019

Tishomingo Health Services is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Hospitalizations within 50 miles of Iuka, MS. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Length of Stay (LOS) 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.


What Hospitals Refer Patients to Forrest General Hospital, Hattiesburg?
In Mississippi Nursing Homes Dec 11 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 to understand which hospitals refer patients to Forrest General Hospital, Hattiesburg. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


What Hospitals Refer Patients to Baptist Home Care & Hospice - North Mississippi, Batesville?
In Mississippi Hospices Dec 11 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 to understand which hospitals refer patients to Baptist Home Care & Hospice - North Mississippi, Batesville. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


Sta Home Health and Hospice is among the top ranked Home Health Agencies in Mississippi based on Case Volume
In Mississippi Home Health Agencies Dec 11 2019

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


DR. ROWLAND MARSHALL ROBERSON is among the top ranked Hip & Knee Replacement surgeons in Mississippi based on Case Volume
In Mississippi Surgeons Dec 11 2019

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


Methodist Healthcare - Olive Branch Hospital, Olive Branch, MS is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest In Hospital Mortality Rates for Sepsis Hospitalizations in Mississippi
In Mississippi Hospitals Dec 09 2019

Methodist Healthcare - Olive Branch Hospital, Olive Branch, MS is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest In Hospital Mortality Rates for Sepsis Hospitalizations in Mississippi. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by the percentage of patients who died in the hospital for Sepsis Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Columbia Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, Columbia, MS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Psychoses patients in Mississippi
In Mississippi Nursing Homes Dec 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Columbia Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, Columbia, MS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Psychoses patients in Mississippi.


What Hospitals Refer Patients to Hospice Compassus - Mississippi, Mc Comb?
In Mississippi Hospices Dec 09 2019

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


DR. STEVAN I. HIMMELSTEIN is among the top ranked Stent surgeons in Mississippi based on Case Volume
In Mississippi Surgeons Dec 09 2019

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


Merit Health River Oaks is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Spine Surgeries within 100 miles of Jackson, MS
In Mississippi Hospitals Dec 04 2019

Merit Health River Oaks is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Spine Surgeries within 100 miles of Jackson, MS. 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 Dugan Memorial Home, West Point?
In Mississippi Nursing Homes Dec 04 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 to understand which hospitals refer patients to Dugan Memorial Home, West Point. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


Sanctuary Hospice House, Tupelo, MS is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Failure patients in Mississippi
In Mississippi Hospices Dec 04 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Sanctuary Hospice House, Tupelo, MS is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Failure patients in Mississippi.


AccentCare - Sta-Home Home Health & Hospice, Carthage, MS is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Pulmonary Embolism patients in Mississippi
In Mississippi Home Health Agencies Dec 04 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that AccentCare - Sta-Home Home Health & Hospice, Carthage, MS is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Pulmonary Embolism patients in Mississippi.


DR. NEWT PARKS HARRISON is among the top ranked Colorectal surgeons in Mississippi based on Case Volume
In Mississippi Surgeons Dec 04 2019

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


Where are patients getting readmitted after Stent surgeries at Merit Health Central?
In Mississippi Hospitals Dec 02 2019

Where are patients getting readmitted after Stent surgeries at Merit Health Central?. Dexur analyzed 2016-2018 Medicare claims data for Stent 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.


Highland Home, Ridgeland, MS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage patients in Mississippi
In Mississippi Nursing Homes Dec 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Highland Home, Ridgeland, MS is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage patients in Mississippi.


Hospice Ministries, Ridgeland, MS is among the most experienced Hospices in handling COPD patients in Mississippi
In Mississippi Hospices Dec 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Hospice Ministries, Ridgeland, MS is among the most experienced Hospices in handling COPD patients in Mississippi.


DR. VISHAL SACHDEV is among the top ranked Coronary Bypass surgeons in Mississippi based on Case Volume
In Mississippi Surgeons Dec 02 2019

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