Value Based Purchasing Data
For each requested hospital, annual data since 2013 is provided for readmissions penalty, value based purchasing adjustment, hospital acquired conditions penalty and total penalty/reward.
Longitudinal Data for Hospitals
For each requested hospital, trend graphs and specific metrics since 2000 are displayed, including discharges by payor class, ALOS, % Medicare HMO days, average daily census, average beds, net revenue, expenses, net income, net income as % of revenue and % occupancy. Data since 2009 includes fee-for-service patients served, average length of stay, fee-for-service patient days and inpatient mortality rate.
Snapshot County Data for Hospitals
For each requested hospital, multiple metrics for the most recent year is displayed. These include market share by county, fee-for-service patients served by county, and rank by county.
Connection from Hospital to Post-Acute System
Patient flow data is provided, differentiated by the type of post-acute facility to which patients were discharged. Patient population metrics are provided for two categories of patients: 1) all initial hospitalizations for the most recent data year, and 2) patients who died within 6 months of initial hospitalization. Variables include % share of initial discharge, average length of stay, % readmitted in ≤ 30 days, and % readmitted in ≤ 6 months. For patients who died within 6 months of initial hospitalization, data is included on % died in hospice, % died in hospital and % died in skilled nursing facilities.
Post-Acute Disposition Provider Tables
Data tables show which service providers patients used following initial discharge from hospital in the most recent data year. Provider types include home care agencies, hospice providers, skilled nursing facilities, long term care hospitals and rehabilitation hospitals. Data includes % of discharges, % readmitted in ≤ 30 days, and of those who died within 6 months, % that died in hospice.