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Community Factors Drive Hospital Readmissions in the Delta

May 29, 2018 | Researchers at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) call for revision to the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program to reduce unintended consequences that could threaten the health care delivery system in the Mississippi Delta region in a new study published in The American Journal of Managed Care. The program provides [...]

By | 2018-05-29T13:15:54+00:00 May 29th, 2018|News Release, University News|0 Comments

‘Pay for Performance’ Incentives Hurting Mississippi Delta Hospitals

Oct. 30, 2017 | Two Medicare “pay for performance” programs have contributed to declining financial performance by Mississippi Delta hospitals and widening the gap in financial performance between Mississippi Delta hospitals and other hospitals in the nation, according to a study published in Medical Care by UAMS faculty. The Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP) and [...]

By | 2017-11-01T09:21:42+00:00 October 30th, 2017|University News|0 Comments