2008 - 2013

Characterization of Readmission in California


Principal Investigator
Senior Research Scholar
  • Executive Director, CHP/PCOR
  • Senior Scholar, CHP/PCOR
Research Associate, CHP/PCOR

This project aimed to further the understanding of readmission patterns in California including their relationship with hospital quality indicators.  It also evaluated hospital performance using three different widely-used readmissions metrics, and investigated differences in performance related to data quality and completeness.