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Outcome Measures

 

When selecting a hospital, it’s important that you consider whether the provider offers care that delivers positive results. Where do you have a better chance of walking out the hospital doors alive and well and avoid having to return with further complications? Reviewing a hospital’s readmission rates and death rates is a good indicator of quality.

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Patient Outcome Measures

30-Day Readmission and Mortality Rates (Lower Percentages Are Better).
Patient Outcome Measures  
 

Lowest Readmission Rate

Composite average of the 30-Day readmission rates for heart attack, heart failure and pneumonia patients.
Lowest Readmission Rate  

Lowest Death Rate

Composite average of the 30-Day mortality rates for heart attack, heart failure and pneumonia patients.
owest Death Rate
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