Heart failure outcomes in Australia and New Zealand improved between 2010 to 2015 despite the absence of specific policy interventions such as the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP) introduced in the US. Local hospitalisation data over the full study period showed about 10.7% of the 153,592 patients died within 30-days of their admission. The mortality ...
Heart failure outcomes have improved despite inaction on readmission rates
By Mardi Chapman
8 Dec 2020