Tag: readmissions

1. In this retrospective cohort study, the authors observed that Medicare Advantage beneficiaries have a higher risk of readmission compared to traditional Medicare in with regards to congestive heart failure, pneumonia and acute myocardial infarction. 2. There were higher readmission rates for Medicare Advantage beneficiaries compared to traditional Medicare beneficiaries...
1. In this retrospective analysis from Massachusetts, the provision of ten ready-to-consult medically-tailored meals (MTMs) to participants was linked to fewer inpatient and skilled nursing facility admissions. 2. Models estimating healthcare costs predicted significant reduction in monthly healthcare cost with MTMs. Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)            Study Rundown: Nutrition and diet are...