Solving Preventable Readmissions
Challenges, Strategies and the Need for a Clinical Analytics Solution
CMS is penalizing hospitals with high readmission rates a percentage of their total Medicare payments. Hospitals are implementing strategies to reduce these rates but managing readmissions presents a variety difficulties.
CentraState Healthcare System recently published a white paper reporting a 38.1% CHF readmission rate reduction in 2013 from utilizing our FOCUS Actionable Analytics platform. The white paper, authored by CentraState’s CIO, CMO and AVP of Quality & Performance Improvement details how our predictive and real-time analytics solutions enabled them to achieve this result.