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www.fiercehealthcare.com/hospitals/medicare-fines-half-hospitals-for-readmitting-too-many-patients

Nov 3, 2020 ... Medicare counts as a readmission any of those patients who ended up back in any hospital within 30 days of discharge, except for planned ...

www1.hdms.com/content/2018/10/CMS_Readmission.pdf

The CMS readmission methodology links each readmission event back to the original (index) admission, allowing users to analyze the readmission event ...

khn.org/news/hospital-penalties

Feb 18, 2021 ... For the readmission penalties, Medicare cuts as much as 3 percent for each patient, although the average is generally much lower. The patient ...

www.uhcprovider.com/content/dam/provider/docs/public/health-plans/medicare/MA-Readmission-Program-Clinical-Guidelines.pdf

CMS has established billing requirements for facilities reimbursed pursuant to the MS-DRG payment methodology in Chapter 3 of the Medicare Claims Processing  ...

www.advisory.com/en/daily-briefing/2019/10/04/hrrp-map

Oct 4, 2019 ... How HRRP works. Under the HRRP, CMS withholds up to 3% of regular reimbursements for hospitals if they have a higher-than-expected ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4439931

May 19, 2016 ... Since October 1, 2012, the HRRP has required CMS to reduce payments to IPPS -participating hospitals with excess readmissions. Excess ...

www.hfma.org/topics/news/2020/10/medicare-readmissions-program-penalizes-hospitals-inaccurately--.html

Oct 22, 2020 ... CMS "is committed to ensuring that quality and safety are high priorities for patients and people with Medicare. We closely monitor performance ...

cms.hhs.gov/Medicare/Medicare-Fee-for-Service-Payment/PhysicianFeedbackProgram/Downloads/2014-ACR-MIF.pdf

The 30-day All-Cause Hospital Readmission measure is a risk-standardized readmission rate ... updates developed for CMS by CORE in 2014 (Horwitz et al.

www.rightpatient.com/blog/hospital-readmission-prevention-must-cms-fines-2545-hospitals

Nov 13, 2020 ... Why is the program important? This is the ninth year of the Hospital Readmissions Reductions Program, and it has been created to improve ...

hscrc.maryland.gov/documents/HSCRC_Initiatives/readmissions/Version-2-1-Readmission-Planned-CMS-Readmission-Algorithm-Report-03-14-2013.pdf

Table 1: Top Ten Procedure Categories among Planned Readmissions in 2010 for Medicare Patients. Eligible for CMS's Hospital-Wide Readmission Measure.

www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-Fee-for-Service-Payment/AcuteInpatientPPS/Readmissions-Reduction-Program

Aug 24, 2020 ... The Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP) is a Medicare value- based purchasing program that encourages hospitals to improve ...