FHA Collaborative on Reducing Readmissions in Florida



Webinar #10

Tuesday, August 23, 2011
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. EDT


Readmissions: The Final CMS Rule, Community Engagement Initiatives, and CMS Grants


For those unable to participate in the live program, you can CLICK HERE TO REPLAY this Webinar.


Facilitators

Kim Streit FACHE, MBA, MHS
VP/Healthcare Research and Information for FHA

Susan Stone MSN, RN
Care Transitions Project Director for FMQAI



Overview

This Webinar will provide an overview of the final IPPS rule as it relates to the Hospital Readmission Reduction Programs, the high readmission rate grant program and the community care transition initiatives.

Objectives

  • Describe the new financial incentive systems designed to reduce avoidable readmissions
  • Learn about CMS programs that focus on improving care transitions

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CLICK HERE for the 2011 Measures Maintenance Technical Report: AMI, HF and PN 30-Day Risk Standardized Readmission Measures

 
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