Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Tag

30 Nov Study Uses Claims Data to Look at Patterns in 30-Day Post-MI Hospital Readmissions

A Research study findings published in the Sept. 20 issue of the Journal of the American Heart Association noted that patients readmitted to the discharging hospital after myocardial infarction (MI) do not have significant differences in outcomes compared with those who are readmitted to another hospital. According to...

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19 Apr AHRQ Project Designed to Increase Use of Cardiac Rehab After Coronary Events

[caption id="attachment_1333" align="alignleft" width="300"] Patients Working Out In Gym Photo Credit: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention[/caption] Days ago, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) announced a $6 million, 3-year project designed to save lives by increasing the patient’s participation in their cardiac rehabilitation...

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