MPT: ACA Program Offers Mixed Results for HF Readmits

ACC Conference Reporter

AHA 2017 | ANAHEIM — Among fee-for-service Medicare patients discharged after heart failure hospitalizations, implementation of a national readmissions reduction program was temporally tied to a reduction in 30-day and 1-year readmissions, researchers reported here, but was also linked to an increase in 30-day and 1-year mortality. Read More >>>

Keywords: AHA Annual Scientific Sessions, AHA17

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