The March 2017 Re-Admission Rates are collected from over 70 centers in 6 different states from PEL/VIP 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 Strategies
U.S. Average for 30-Day Re-Hospitalization Rates:
- 17.1% for Pneumonia
- 21.9% for CHF
- 20.0% for COPD
PEL’s Average for 30-Day Re-Hospitalization Results:
- 0.8% Pneumonia
- 0.1% CHF
- 0.3% COPD