hospital utilization

hospital utilization

 The usage rate of a particular health care facility; a group of statistics referring to a population's use of hospital services
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The researchers created a practical tool to categorize patients into high (greater than five percent), intermediate (one to five percent) or low (less than 1 percent) annual risk of hypoglycemia-related emergency department or hospital utilization.
These projects aim to increase access to needed services and to decrease potentially avoidable hospital utilization.
Develop metrics and systems to measure patient-oriented outcomes (chronic disease quality of care indicators, chronic disease self-management, health maintenance/preventative services utilization, utilization of public health surveillance tools, hospital utilization, subspecialty utilization, health-related quality of life, patient satisfaction, etc).
This gives them the unique opportunity to track individual-level hospital utilization for those in MA and those switching between MA and traditional Medicare.
While the purpose of the larger study was to investigate the risk and protective factors associated with hospital admissions and ED visits in children with CCC, the focus of this sub-study was to identify place-related factors associated with hospital utilization in infants and young children with CCC.
Individuals experiencing homelessness have disproportionate rates of acute and chronic illnesses, which in turn, drive high rates of hospital utilization.
This article uses historical data from 1995 through 2009 to examine the effects of Medicare price cuts on inpatient hospital utilization among the nonelderly.
Controlling hospital utilization is paramount to successfully participating in a partnership.
Other updates and changes include a basic overview of healthcare reform and discussion of global health issues and indicators, e-health, physician supply, non-physician providers, clinical decision support systems, health information organizations, nanomedicine, remote monitoring technology, biologics and their regulation, private health insurance, Medicare, financing, medical home measurement, home health care, community health centers, alternative medicine, hospital utilization and factors that affect hospital employment, hospital costs, pharmaceutical management, triple-option plans, accountable care organizations, payer-provider integration, continuing care at home, the homeless, mental health, the chronically ill, migrant populations, quality, and policy issues.
Based on our findings, increased hospital utilization of minimally invasive surgery at many U.
Patient activation and 30-day post-discharge hospital utilization.
section]) Per 100,000 children aged <5 years residing in the geographic catchment area during the period of record abstraction, adjusted for nonsentinel hospital utilization.

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