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January 23, 2013, Vol 309, No. 4, Pages 309-406 | Hospital Readmissions

This Week in JAMA

This Week in JAMA

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):309-309. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.145183
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Thirty-Day ReadmissionsThe Clock Is Ticking

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):345-346. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.205110

Time to Get Serious About Pay for Performance

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):347-348. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.196646

Tension Between Quality Measurement, Public Quality Reporting, and Pay for Performance

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):349-350. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.191276

Recasting Readmissions by Placing the Hospital Role in Community Context

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):351-352. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.1
A Piece of My Mind

Hating Hope

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):353-354. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.185447
Original Contribution

Diagnoses and Timing of 30-Day Readmissions After Hospitalization for Heart Failure, Acute Myocardial Infarction, or Pneumonia

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):355-363. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.216476

To help clinicians develop strategies to reduce readmission rates, Dharmarajan and coauthors tracked 30-day readmission rates after hospital release among Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries with heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, or pneumonia. See the related Editorial by Williams.

Use of Hospital-Based Acute Care Among Patients Recently Discharged From the Hospital

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):364-371. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.216219

Vashi and coauthors report on the use of hospital-based acute care among patients recently discharged from the hospital. In an accompanying Editorial, Williams discusses the requirement to reduce hospital readmissions.

Pediatric Readmission Prevalence and Variability Across Hospitals

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):372-380. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.188351

Berry and coauthors investigate the prevalence of pediatric readmissions and the variation in pediatric readmission rates across hospitals by analyzing 568 845 admissions at 72 children’s hospitals. In an Editorial, Srivastava and Keren discuss pediatric readmission rates as a marker of health care utilization that can lead eventually to identifying quality measures.

Association Between Quality Improvement for Care Transitions in Communities and Rehospitalizations Among Medicare Beneficiaries

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):381-391. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.216607

Brock and coauthors report on a quality improvement initiative by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to improve care transitions for patients with Medicare fee-for-service insurance and analyze whether the initiative reduced rehospitalizations and hospitalizations in geographic communities.

Editorial

A Requirement to Reduce ReadmissionsTake Care of the Patient, Not Just the Disease

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):394-396. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.233964

Pediatric Readmissions as a Hospital Quality Measure

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):396-398. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.217006

Revisiting Hospital Readmissions

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):398-400. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.42
JAMA Clinical Challenge

Hypopigmented Patches on the Skin

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):392-393. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.211717
Research Letter

Characteristics of Hospitals Receiving Penalties Under the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):342-343. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.94856
Medical News and Perspectives

Emergency Department Imaging Concerns Raised for Academic Medical Centers

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):329-330. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.176931

Researchers Seek New Ways to Counter the Harmful Toll of Stress on the Brain

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):330-332. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.174455
Letters

Blood Culture Collection for Suspected Bacteremia

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):339-339. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.113517

Blood Culture Collection for Suspected Bacteremia—Reply

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):339-339. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.113524

Measures of Adiposity and Fat Distribution and Risk of Diabetes

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):339-340. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.94335

Measures of Adiposity and Fat Distribution and Risk of Diabetes—Reply

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):339-340. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.94338

Attending Physicians on Ward Rounds

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):341-341. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.65887

Attending Physicians on Ward Rounds—Reply

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):341-341. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.65894
Health Agencies Update

“Bath Salts” Abuse

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):333-333. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.156621

Varenicline Safety Notice

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):333-333. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.16

Microarray Analysis in Stillbirth

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):333-333. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.21

Telaprevir Warning

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):333-333. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.22
Poetry and Medicine

Hands

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):324-324. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.14132
JAMA Patient Page

Discharge Planning

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):406-406. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.145192
JAMA Masthead

About This Journal

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):311-311. doi:10.1001/jama.309.4.311
JAMA 100 Years Ago

MEDICAL AMERICA SEEN WITH FOREIGN EYES

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JAMA. 2013;309(4):325-325. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.145186
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