U.S. readmission rates show little improvement, report finds

02/11/2013 | BeckersHospitalReview.com

A Robert Wood Johnson Foundation report found readmission rates in the U.S. did not show significant progress between 2008 and 2010. Researchers also noted regional variation in 30-day readmissions, with postsurgical discharge rates as low as 7.6% in Bend, Ore., and as high as 18.3% in Bronx, N.Y.

View Full Article in:

BeckersHospitalReview.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Paralegal
Mylan Inc.
Washington, DC
Health Care Exchange Account Manager
Kaiser Permanente
San Diego, CA
Director of Actuarial Services, Government Programs
PacificSource
Springfield, OR
Director, Health Plan Claims Operations
Group Health Cooperative
Seattle, WA
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC