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Banner Churchill Community Hospital, Fallon, NV is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Heart Failure Hospitalizations in Nevada
In Nevada Hospitals Oct 15 2019

Banner Churchill Community Hospital, Fallon, NV is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Heart Failure Hospitalizations in Nevada. Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 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).


Life Care Center of South Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Pneumonia patients in Nevada
In Nevada Nursing Homes Oct 15 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Life Care Center of South Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Pneumonia patients in Nevada.


Eden Health Hospice, Carson City, NV is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pneumonia patients in Nevada
In Nevada Hospices Oct 15 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Eden Health Hospice, Carson City, NV is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pneumonia patients in Nevada.


Dynamic Home Health Care, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Coronary Bypass patients in Nevada
In Nevada Home Health Agencies Oct 15 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Dynamic Home Health Care, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Coronary Bypass patients in Nevada.


DR. THOMAS L LAMBERT is among the top ranked Stent surgeons in Nevada based on Case Volume
In Nevada Surgeons Oct 15 2019

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


Renown Regional Medical Center is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Spine Surgeries within 100 miles of Reno, NV
In Nevada Hospitals Oct 10 2019

Renown Regional Medical Center is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Spine Surgeries within 100 miles of Reno, NV. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by case volume for Spine Surgeries


Life Care Center of Reno, Reno, NV is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Nevada
In Nevada Nursing Homes Oct 10 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Life Care Center of Reno, Reno, NV is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Nevada.


Renown Hospice Care, Reno, NV is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Failure patients in Nevada
In Nevada Hospices Oct 10 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Renown Hospice Care, Reno, NV is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Failure patients in Nevada.


The Valley Health Home Care, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Diabetes patients in Nevada
In Nevada Home Health Agencies Oct 10 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that The Valley Health Home Care, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Diabetes patients in Nevada.


DR. JOHN MICHAEL BALDAUF is among the top ranked Hip & Knee Replacement surgeons in Nevada based on Case Volume
In Nevada Surgeons Oct 10 2019

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


Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center, Las Vegas, NV is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Heart Attack Hospitalizations in Nevada
In Nevada Hospitals Oct 08 2019

Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center, Las Vegas, NV is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Heart Attack Hospitalizations in Nevada. Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals 30 Day Readmission Rates for Heart Attack Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Regent Care Center of Reno is among the top ranked Nursing Homes in Nevada based on Hospital Readmission Rates
In Nevada Nursing Homes Oct 08 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 shows that Regent Care Center of Reno is among the top ranked nursing homes in Nevada 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.


Nathan Adelson Hospice, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Nevada
In Nevada Hospices Oct 08 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Nathan Adelson Hospice, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Nevada.


Five Star Healthcare, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Psychoses patients in Nevada
In Nevada Home Health Agencies Oct 08 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Five Star Healthcare, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Psychoses patients in Nevada.


DR. WILLIAM D SMITH is among the top ranked Spine surgeons in Nevada based on Case Volume
In Nevada Surgeons Oct 08 2019

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


Renown South Meadows Medical Center, Reno, NV is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Hospitalizations in Nevada
In Nevada Hospitals Oct 03 2019

Renown South Meadows Medical Center, Reno, NV is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Hospitalizations in Nevada. Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Length of Stay (LOS) in the ICU 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.


Advanced Health Care of Reno is among the top ranked Nursing Homes in Nevada based on Case Volume
In Nevada Nursing Homes Oct 03 2019

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


Kindred Hospice, Reno, NV is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure patients in Nevada
In Nevada Hospices Oct 03 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Kindred Hospice, Reno, NV is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure patients in Nevada.


Silver State Home Health Care, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Pneumonia patients in Nevada
In Nevada Home Health Agencies Oct 03 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Silver State Home Health Care, Las Vegas, NV is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Pneumonia patients in Nevada.


DR. PETER ANTHONY CARAVELLA is among the top ranked Cholecystectomy surgeons in Nevada based on Case Volume
In Nevada Surgeons Oct 03 2019

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


Spring Mountain Sahara, Las Vegas, NV is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Psychoses Hospitalizations in Nevada
In Nevada Hospitals Oct 01 2019

Spring Mountain Sahara, Las Vegas, NV is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Psychoses Hospitalizations in Nevada. Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 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).


Advanced Health Care of Reno is among the top ranked Nursing Homes in Nevada based on Hospital Readmission Rates
In Nevada Nursing Homes Oct 01 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 shows that Advanced Health Care of Reno is among the top ranked nursing homes in Nevada 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.


Circle Of Life Hospice, Reno, NV is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in Nevada
In Nevada Hospices Oct 01 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Circle Of Life Hospice, Reno, NV is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in Nevada.


DR. DEMETRIOS K. MAVROIDIS is among the top ranked Coronary Bypass surgeons in Nevada based on Case Volume
In Nevada Surgeons Oct 01 2019

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