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Inpatient Care for Septicemia or Sepsis: A Challenge for ...

Hospitalizations for septicemia or sepsis compared with hospitalizations for other diagnoses, by discharge disposition, 2008 . Characteristic: Septicemia or sepsis;

Potentially Avoidable Hospitalizations of Nursing Home ...

CLINICAL INVESTIGATIONS Potentially Avoidable Hospitalizations of Nursing Home Residents: Frequency, Causes, and Costs [See editorial comments by Drs. Jean F. Wyman and WilliamR.

Preventable Hospitalizations in California:

Preventable HOSPitalizatiOnS in CalifOrnia 1999-2008 * OffiCe Of StatewiDe HealtH Planning anD DevelOPment "Preventable hospitalizations" occur when persons are admitted for treatment into a hospital for a medical condition which could have been avoided had they received proper outpatient care ...

Center for Health Statistics

Center for Health Statistics TOPICS IN HEALTH STATISTICS September 2005 05-01 PREVENTABLE HOSPITALIZATIONS AMONG SENIORS IN NEW JERSEY, 2002 By Yunqing Li, Ph.D. and Katherine Hempstead, Ph.D. Abstract This study examines hospital admissions among older adults in New Jersey for a selected group ...

Update on the Reporting of Influenza-Associated ...

Update for Clinicians on the Reporting of Influenza-Associated Hospitalizations and Deaths for the 2009-2010 Influenza Season September 18, 2009 Michigan Department of Community Health Update on the Reporting of Influenza-Associated Hospitalizations and Deaths

Quality's New Frontier: Reducing Hospitalizations and ...

Trends in Heal TH Care QualiTy March 2010 NUMBEr 7 Quality's New Frontier: reducing hospitalizations and Improving Transitions in Long-Term care by Debra J. Lipson and Samuel Simon T his brief reviews recent efforts to measure and reduce potentially avoidable hospitalization and improve care ...

Costs of Heart Failure-Related Hospitalizations in Patients ...

VOL. 16, NO. 10 n THE AMERICAN JOURNAL OF MANAGED CARE n * 769 n hospitalizations n © Managed Care & Healthcare Communications, LLC I n the United States, rates of hospitalization for heart failure (HF) increased substantially in the past 3 decades, and HF has become an epidemic. 1-3 Although ...

HCUP Statistical Brief #14: Trends in Elderly ...

Trends in Elderly Hospitalizations, 1997-2004 Mika Na gamine, Ph.D., H. Joanna Jiang, Ph.D., Chaya T. Merrill, M.P.H. Introduction The elderly population in the U.S. is projected to more than double from approximately 35 million in 2000 ...

HCUP Statistical Brief #120: An Update on Hospitalizations ...

1 September 2011 An Update on Hospitalizations for Eating Disorders, 1999 to 2009 Yafu Zhao, M.S. (Social & Scientific Systems), and William Encinosa, Ph.D. (AHRQ) Introduction Eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric disorder.

PRHI Readmission Reduction Guide: A Manual for Preventing ...

Not only are hospitalizations among the most expensive forms of health care, but inpatient stays increase the risk of acquiring healthcare-associated infections.