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Aurora West Allis Medical Center, West Allis, WI is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Pneumonia Hospitalizations in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Hospitals Dec 16 2019

Aurora West Allis Medical Center, West Allis, WI is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Case Volume for Pneumonia Hospitalizations in Wisconsin. Dexur analyzed Oct 2016 to Sep 2019 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by case volume for Pneumonia Hospitalizations


Portage County Health Care Center, Stevens Point, WI is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Lowest LOS for Sepsis Patients in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Nursing Homes Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Portage County Health Care Center, Stevens Point, WI is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Lowest LOS for Sepsis Patients in Wisconsin. Nursing Homes rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups stays based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Heartland HHC and Hospice, De Pere, WI is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure patients in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Hospices Dec 16 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Heartland HHC and Hospice, De Pere, WI is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure patients in Wisconsin.


DR. SUSAN A CHARBONEAU is among the top ranked Cholecystectomy surgeons in Wisconsin based on Case Volume
In Wisconsin Surgeons Dec 16 2019

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


Westfields Hospital and Clinic, New Richmond, WI is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Sepsis Hospitalizations in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Hospitals Dec 11 2019

Westfields Hospital and Clinic, New Richmond, WI is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Lowest SNF Discharge Rates for Sepsis Hospitalizations in Wisconsin. Dexur analyzed Oct 2016 to Sep 2019 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by the percentage of Hospitalizations that were discharged to the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) 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.


Clement Manor Health Care Center is among the top ranked Nursing Homes within 25 miles from Greenfield, WI based on Hospital Readmission Rates
In Wisconsin Nursing Homes Dec 11 2019

Dexur's analysis of Medicare claims data from Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 shows that Clement Manor Health Care Center is among the top ranked nursing homes within 25 miles from Greenfield, WI 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.


Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice Services, Wausau, WI is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Hospices Dec 11 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice Services, Wausau, WI is among the most experienced Hospices in handling Kidney & UTI patients in Wisconsin.


ThedaCare at Home, Appleton, WI is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Pneumonia patients in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Home Health Agencies Dec 11 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that ThedaCare at Home, Appleton, WI is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Pneumonia patients in Wisconsin.


DR. ROBERT P MC MANUS is among the top ranked Coronary Bypass surgeons in Wisconsin based on Case Volume
In Wisconsin Surgeons Dec 11 2019

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


UnityPoint Health - Meriter Hospital, Madison, WI is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction Hospitalizations in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Hospitals Dec 09 2019

UnityPoint Health - Meriter Hospital, Madison, WI is among the top ranked Hospitals for the Highest Revenue Per Day for Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction Hospitalizations in Wisconsin. Dexur analyzed Oct 2016 to Sep 2019 Medicare claims data to rank hospitals by Revenue per Day for Intracranial Hemorrhage & Cerebral Infarction 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).


Bridges of Milwaukee Rehabilitation and Care Center, Milwaukee, WI is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Nutritional & Metabolic Disorders patients in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Nursing Homes Dec 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Bridges of Milwaukee Rehabilitation and Care Center, Milwaukee, WI is among the most experienced Nursing Homes in handling Nutritional & Metabolic Disorders patients in Wisconsin.


What Hospitals Refer Patients to St. Agnes Hospital Home Care & Hospice, Fond Du Lac?
In Wisconsin Hospices Dec 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Medicare claims data from Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 to understand which hospitals refer patients to St. Agnes Hospital Home Care & Hospice, Fond Du Lac. This information helps patients and hospital quality outcomes professionals be better informed and improve quality outcomes.


Kindred At Home, Racine, WI is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Home Health Agencies Dec 09 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Kindred At Home, Racine, WI is among the most experienced Home Health Agencies in handling Hip & Knee Replacement patients in Wisconsin.


DR. CHRISTOPHER J. EVANICH is among the top ranked Hip & Knee Replacement surgeons in Wisconsin based on Case Volume
In Wisconsin Surgeons Dec 09 2019

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


Who are the top Revenue Generating Surgeons for SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Janesville for Hip & Knee Replacement?
In Wisconsin Hospitals Dec 04 2019

Who are the top Revenue Generating Surgeons for SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Janesville for Hip & Knee Replacement?. Dexur analyzed Medicare Claims data from Oct 2016 to Sep 2019 and showed the top surgeons contributing the most revenue (Defined as Medicare payments) to SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - Janesville for Hip & Knee Replacement.


Recovery Inn - An Eduro Healthcare facility, Appleton, WI is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Lowest LOS for Hip & Knee Replacement Patients in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Nursing Homes Dec 04 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Recovery Inn - An Eduro Healthcare facility, Appleton, WI is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Lowest LOS for Hip & Knee Replacement Patients in Wisconsin. Nursing Homes rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups stays based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


Hospice Alliance, Pleasant Prairie, WI is among the most experienced Hospices in handling COPD patients in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Hospices Dec 04 2019

Dexur analyzed Jan 2016 to Dec 2018 Medicare claims and found that Hospice Alliance, Pleasant Prairie, WI is among the most experienced Hospices in handling COPD patients in Wisconsin.


What Hospitals Refer Patients to Kindred at Home, West Allis?
In Wisconsin Home Health Agencies Dec 04 2019

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


DR. YASHDIP PANNU is among the top ranked Spine surgeons in Wisconsin based on Case Volume
In Wisconsin Surgeons Dec 04 2019

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


What are St. Vincent Hospital Coronary Bypass Surgery Patients Being readmitted for?
In Wisconsin Hospitals Dec 02 2019

What are St. Vincent Hospital Coronary Bypass Surgery Patients Being readmitted for?. Dexur analyzed 2016-2018 Medicare claims data and determined of the 79 Coronary Bypass surgeries at St. Vincent Hospital, 23 were readmitted which was a readmission rate of 29.11%.


Lutheran Home, Wauwatosa, WI is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Highest Discharge to Home Rates for Sepsis patients in Wisconsin
In Wisconsin Nursing Homes Dec 02 2019

Dexur analyzed Oct 2015 to Sep 2018 Medicare claims and found that Lutheran Home, Wauwatosa, WI is among the top ranked Nursing Homes for the Highest Discharge to Home Rates for Sepsis patients in Wisconsin. Nursing Homes rankings are also adjusted for risk based on the DRG (which groups stays based on severity and risk) level quality outcomes.


DR. BRUCE A HARMS is among the top ranked Colorectal surgeons in Wisconsin based on Case Volume
In Wisconsin Surgeons Dec 02 2019

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