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Hospitals in Medicare ACOs reduced readmissions faster

January 12, 2017 

Hospitals in Medicare Accountable Care Organizations outpaced non-ACO hospitals in reducing the rate at which patients discharged to skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) needed to return to the hospital, according to a new study in the January issue of Health Affairs.

https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2017-01/bu-him010517.php

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