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State Variation: Potentially Preventable Hospital Admissions Indicators
||Top 5 States Ave.
||All States Median
||Bottom 5 States Ave.
|Medicare beneficiaries readmitted to hospital within 30 days
|Nursing home residents admitted to hospital
|Nursing home residents readmitted to hospital within 30 days
|Home health patients admitted to hospital
- Medicare readmissions—2003 Medicare SAF 5% Inpatient Data
- Nursing home admission and readmissions—2000 Medicare enrollment recordes and MedPAR file
- Home health admissions—2004 Outcome and Assessment Information Set
- Commonwealth Fund State Scorecard on Health System Performance, 2007
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