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Where are patients getting readmitted after Colorectal surgeries at UPMC Jameson?
In Pennsylvania Hospitals Dec 12 2019

Where are patients getting readmitted after Colorectal surgeries at UPMC Jameson?. 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.


Angela Jane Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Coronary Bypass patients in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Nursing Homes Dec 12 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Angela Jane Pavilion, Philadelphia, PA is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Coronary Bypass patients in Pennsylvania.


Family Hospice and Palliative Care, Huntingdon, PA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Attack patients in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Hospices Dec 12 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Family Hospice and Palliative Care, Huntingdon, PA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Heart Attack patients in Pennsylvania.


DR. JAMES T MCCORMICK is among the top ranked Colorectal surgeons in Pennsylvania based on Case Volume
In Pennsylvania Surgeons Dec 12 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Jan 2013 to Dec 2017 shows that DR. JAMES T MCCORMICK is among the top ranked surgeons in Pennsylvania based on case volume. Research has shown that case volume is associated with better quality outcomes.


Waynesboro Hospital, Waynesboro, PA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Renal Failure Hospitalizations in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Hospitals Dec 10 2019

Waynesboro Hospital, Waynesboro, PA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest LOS in ICU for Renal Failure Hospitalizations in Pennsylvania. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Length of Stay (LOS) in the ICU for Renal Failure Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Zerbe Sisters Nursing Center is among the top ranked Nursing Homes in Pennsylvania based on Hospital Readmission Rates
In Pennsylvania Nursing Homes Dec 10 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 shows that Zerbe Sisters Nursing Center is among the top ranked nursing homes in Pennsylvania 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.


Penn Homecare & Hospice Services, Bala Cynwyd, PA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Sepsis patients in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Hospices Dec 10 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Penn Homecare & Hospice Services, Bala Cynwyd, PA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Sepsis patients in Pennsylvania.


Medi Home Health Agency , Pittsburgh, PA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Psychoses patients in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Home Health Agencies Dec 10 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Medi Home Health Agency , Pittsburgh, PA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Psychoses patients in Pennsylvania.


DR. DAVID BRETT LORAN is among the top ranked Coronary Bypass surgeons in Pennsylvania based on Case Volume
In Pennsylvania Surgeons Dec 10 2019

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


Main Line Health Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Coronary Bypass Surgeries in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Hospitals Dec 05 2019

Main Line Health Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Coronary Bypass Surgeries in Pennsylvania. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by case volume for Coronary Bypass Surgeries


Abramson Residence, North Wales, PA is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Highest Discharge to Home Rates for Heart Failure patients in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Nursing Homes Dec 05 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Abramson Residence, North Wales, PA is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Highest Discharge to Home Rates for Heart Failure patients in Pennsylvania. Nursing Homes rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups stays based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Allegheny Health Network Healthcare at Home Hospice, Warrendale, PA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Hospices Dec 05 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Allegheny Health Network Healthcare at Home Hospice, Warrendale, PA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in Pennsylvania.


Oss Health At Home, York, PA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Home Health Agencies Dec 05 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Oss Health At Home, York, PA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Pennsylvania.


DR. DAVID GREG ANDERSON is among the top ranked Spine surgeons in Pennsylvania based on Case Volume
In Pennsylvania Surgeons Dec 05 2019

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


Regional Hospital of Scranton, Scranton, PA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Red Blood Cell Disorders Hospitalizations in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Hospitals Dec 03 2019

Regional Hospital of Scranton, Scranton, PA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Red Blood Cell Disorders Hospitalizations in Pennsylvania. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals 30 Day Readmission Rates 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.


Powerback Rehabilitation, Hatboro, PA is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Colorectal patients in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Nursing Homes Dec 03 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Powerback Rehabilitation, Hatboro, PA is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Colorectal patients in Pennsylvania.


St. Luke's Visiting Nurse Association, Bethlehem, PA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Diabetes patients in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Home Health Agencies Dec 03 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that St. Luke's Visiting Nurse Association, Bethlehem, PA is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Diabetes patients in Pennsylvania.


DR. CHARLES H SCHAFER is among the top ranked Cholecystectomy surgeons in Pennsylvania based on Case Volume
In Pennsylvania Surgeons Dec 03 2019

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


Hanover Hospital, Hanover, PA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for COPD Hospitalizations in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Hospitals Nov 26 2019

Hanover Hospital, Hanover, PA is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for COPD Hospitalizations in Pennsylvania. 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 COPD Hospitalizations. Hospital rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups hospitalization based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Cathedral Village, Philadelphia, PA is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Nursing Homes Nov 26 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Cathedral Village, Philadelphia, PA is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction patients in Pennsylvania.


Holy Redeemer Hospice - PA, Philadelphia, PA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Cardiac Arrhythmia patients in Pennsylvania
In Pennsylvania Hospices Nov 26 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Holy Redeemer Hospice - PA, Philadelphia, PA is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Cardiac Arrhythmia patients in Pennsylvania.


DR. MUKUL BHATNAGAR is among the top ranked Stent surgeons in Pennsylvania based on Case Volume
In Pennsylvania Surgeons Nov 26 2019

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