Data show shift in hospitals receiving readmission penalties

09/26/2013 | Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

The CMS said 2,225 U.S. hospitals will be penalized starting Oct. 1 for high readmission rates, and while the total number is similar to last year, this year's list shows a shift among facilities. Data show 1,371 hospitals will see their penalty decrease, while 1,154 hospitals kept readmission rates low enough to avoid fines entirely.

View Full Article in:

Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
MGR POST MARKET STUDIES - 14000001LK
Abbott
Santa Ana, CA
Regulatory Analyst
Delta Dental
Alpharetta, GA
Eastern Zone Sales Director
Regenesis Biomedical
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Senior Financial Analyst - Growing Manager Care Health Org
Fallon Community Health Plan
Worcester, MA
Associate Director, Regulatory Affairs - Promotional Review
Novo Nordisk
Princeton, NJ