Tag Archives: Reduction

Dramatic health benefits following air pollution reduction

Reductions in air pollution yielded fast and dramatic impacts on health-outcomes, as well as decreases in all-cause morbidity, according to findings in “Health Benefits of Air Pollution Reduction,” new research published in the American Thoracic Society’s journal, Annals of the American Thoracic Society. The study by the Environmental Committee of the Forum of International Respiratory… Read More »

Overall drop in admissions may partially explain reductions in the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program

The decline in hospital readmission rates that occurred following the launch of a federal program designed to improve quality of care and reduce repeat hospitalizations has been lauded as proof of the program’s effectiveness. But a new analysis led by researchers at Harvard Medical School offers an alternative explanation for the outcome. The findings, published… Read More »

Part II | MedPAC’s Proposed “Reforms” Should Be Tested Before They’re Implemented: CMS’s Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program Is Exhibit A

By KIP SULLIVAN JD  The Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP), one of numerous pay-for-performance (P4P) schemes authorized by the Affordable Care Act, was sprung on the Medicare fee-for-service population on October 1, 2012 without being pre-tested and with no other evidence indicating what it is hospitals are supposed to do to reduce readmissions. Research on the… Read More »

Lijuan Infinity Cube Fidget Aluminium Alloy Fidget Cube Spinner Toy- Pressure Reduction Toy for Stress Relief Anti Anxiety

This small, discrete spinner provides the fidget in your life an easy way to relieve their stress or anxiety without distracting anyone or drawing extra attention. Ideal for people trying to quite nail biting, smoking, leg shaking and all type of attention disorder issues. Ergonomic curved shape design for hand comfort and long term usage.… Read More »

Phentermine Safeguards – Actions For Safe Phentermine Weight Reduction

Are of temporary character though it established fact that unwanted effects brought on by the Phentermine medicine but certain measures are to be used strictly to prevent further problems. It’s noticed that some of the individuals are experiencing cut problems and that might due to various factors such as for instance not carrying out regular… Read More »