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Where are patients getting readmitted after Hip & Knee Replacement surgeries at Regional Health Spearfish Hospital?
In South Dakota Hospitals Dec 13 2019

Where are patients getting readmitted after Hip & Knee Replacement surgeries at Regional Health Spearfish Hospital?. Dexur analyzed 2016-2018 Medicare claims data for Hip & Knee Replacement 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.


Pioneer Memorial Hospital - Cah is among the top ranked Nursing Homes within 25 miles from Viborg, SD based on Case Volume
In South Dakota Nursing Homes Dec 13 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 shows that Pioneer Memorial Hospital - Cah is among the top ranked nursing homes within 25 miles from Viborg, SD based on stays in a skilled nursing facility. Case Volume and experience is often associated with better quality outcomes.


Avera at Home, Aberdeen, SD is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in South Dakota
In South Dakota Hospices Dec 13 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Avera at Home, Aberdeen, SD is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in South Dakota.


What Hospitals Refer Patients to Avera at Home, Aberdeen?
In South Dakota Home Health Agencies Dec 13 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 to understand which hospitals refer patients to Avera at Home, Aberdeen. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


DR. DREW A PURDY is among the top ranked Stent surgeons in South Dakota based on Case Volume
In South Dakota Surgeons Dec 13 2019

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


Avera Sacred Heart Hospital, Yankton, SD is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Skin Infections Hospitalizations in South Dakota
In South Dakota Hospitals Dec 11 2019

Avera Sacred Heart Hospital, Yankton, SD is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Skin Infections Hospitalizations in South Dakota. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Revenue per Day for Skin Infections 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).


What Hospitals Refer Patients to Westhills Village Retirement Community, Rapid City?
In South Dakota Nursing Homes Dec 11 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 to understand which hospitals refer patients to Westhills Village Retirement Community, Rapid City. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


Regional Health Home Plus Home Health, Spearfish, SD is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in South Dakota
In South Dakota Home Health Agencies Dec 11 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Regional Health Home Plus Home Health, Spearfish, SD is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in South Dakota.


DR. JEREMY S KUDERA is among the top ranked Hip & Knee Replacement surgeons in South Dakota based on Case Volume
In South Dakota Surgeons Dec 11 2019

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


Avera St. Luke's Hospital, Aberdeen, SD is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Hospitalizations in South Dakota
In South Dakota Hospitals Dec 06 2019

Avera St. Luke's Hospital, Aberdeen, SD is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest 30 Day Readmission Rates for Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Hospitalizations in South Dakota. Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals 30 Day Readmission Rates 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 is the Post Hospital Readmission Rate from Dow Rummel Village, Sioux Falls?
In South Dakota Nursing Homes Dec 06 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.


Regional Health Home Plus Hospice, Rapid City, SD is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pneumonia patients in South Dakota
In South Dakota Hospices Dec 06 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Regional Health Home Plus Hospice, Rapid City, SD is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pneumonia patients in South Dakota.


Avera At Home, Mitchell, SD is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling COPD patients in South Dakota
In South Dakota Home Health Agencies Dec 06 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Avera At Home, Mitchell, SD is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling COPD patients in South Dakota.


DR. DAVID ALLEN STRAND is among the top ranked Cholecystectomy surgeons in South Dakota based on Case Volume
In South Dakota Surgeons Dec 06 2019

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


Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center, Sioux Falls, SD is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Heart Attack Hospitalizations in South Dakota
In South Dakota Hospitals Dec 04 2019

Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center, Sioux Falls, SD is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Heart Attack Hospitalizations in South Dakota. 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 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.


Good Samaritan Society Sioux Falls Village, Sioux Falls, SD is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Heart Failure patients in South Dakota
In South Dakota Nursing Homes Dec 04 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Good Samaritan Society Sioux Falls Village, Sioux Falls, SD is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Heart Failure patients in South Dakota.


Compassionate Care Hospice, Sioux Falls, SD is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in South Dakota
In South Dakota Hospices Dec 04 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Compassionate Care Hospice, Sioux Falls, SD is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Renal Failure patients in South Dakota.


DR. SCOTT LAWSON BAKER is among the top ranked Colorectal surgeons in South Dakota based on Case Volume
In South Dakota Surgeons Dec 04 2019

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


What are Dunes Surgical Hospital Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery Patients Being readmitted for?
In South Dakota Hospitals Nov 29 2019

What are Dunes Surgical Hospital Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery Patients Being readmitted for?. Dexur analyzed 2016-2018 Medicare claims data and determined of the 1,156 Hip & Knee Replacement surgeries at Dunes Surgical Hospital, 46 were readmitted which was a readmission rate of 3.98%.


Prairie Heights Healthcare, Aberdeen, SD is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Renal Failure patients in South Dakota
In South Dakota Nursing Homes Nov 29 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Prairie Heights Healthcare, Aberdeen, SD is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Renal Failure patients in South Dakota.


Avera at Home, Mitchell, SD is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Sepsis patients in South Dakota
In South Dakota Hospices Nov 29 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Avera at Home, Mitchell, SD is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Sepsis patients in South Dakota.


Regional Health Home + Hospice House, Rapid City, SD is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling COPD patients in South Dakota
In South Dakota Home Health Agencies Nov 29 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Regional Health Home + Hospice House, Rapid City, SD is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling COPD patients in South Dakota.


DR. ROBERT INGRAHAM is among the top ranked Spine surgeons in South Dakota based on Case Volume
In South Dakota Surgeons Nov 29 2019

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