November/December 2018•Volume 26 Issue 6
Trending Insights You Don't Want to Miss!
Insight • Risk Factors • Influencers
What's Ahead for 2019?
Does the Current 30-day Readmission Penalty Over-Simplify “High-Rrisk” Timing?
Findings suggest that the 30-days following hospital discharge are not the same with regard to what influences outcomes for sick patients Page 16
Skilled Nursing Facilities: 2% Readmission Penalties Begin
Out of the 15,630 skilled nursing facilities, one-fifth send 25% or more patients back to the hospital.
How will a 2% penalty impact their future Page 18
How Does Risk of a Readmission Influence Where Older Adults Lived Before a Hospitalization?
Study suggets complicated tranistions influence readmissions Page 20
Are Meaningful Measures a Transition Into Value-Based Care?
Framework, Objectives and Three important Takeaways Page 4
RN & PA Wage Statistics 2018
Do sign-on bonuses attract top talent? Page 3
Five Social Determinant Trends
Payors, providers and the governments new focus Page 8
How Are Hospice Diagnoses Patterns Connecting to New Referral Sources
Clear strategies to align quality and cost Page 12
THINK TANK 2019 Summit
Building a Strong Post-Acute Future for Growth and Opportunity
March 5-7, 2019 • St.Pete's Beach, FL