Nursing Home Quality Not Tied to Risk of Readmission or Death Following Hospitalization, Penn Study Finds

Nursing home care quality does not impact the likelihood of patients being readmitted to the hospital or dying within 30 days of discharge from hospital to nursing home, according to a new analysis of Medicare data and nursing home performance measures by Penn Medicine researchers. Their findings are published this week in JAMA.

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2014-10-16T02:56:16+00:00