October 2016 National Outcomes

The October 2016 Re-Admission Rates are collected from over 70 centers in 6 different states from PELVIP providing full respiratory support.

Pulmonary Exchange provides monthly outcomes for each of our clients running our Re-Hospitalization Intervention Program. We have combined our patient lists to generate this aggregate report of monthly-unplanned discharges against the number of patient encounters.

Objectives for Re-Hospitalization Intervention Program:

  • Reduce 30-Day re-admissions for Pneumonia, CHF, & COPD
  • Initiate Respiratory Therapy into the Plan of Care
  • Utilizes Prevention Strategizes

U.S. Average for 30-Day Re-Hospitalization Rates:

  • 17.3% for Pneumonia
  • 20.7% for C OPD
  • 22.7% for CHF

PEL’s Average for 30-Day Re-Hospitalization Rates:

  • .58% for Pneumonia
  • .29% for COPD
  • 0% for CHF

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