The Potentially Avoidable Admissions (PAA) Rate at Charleston Area Medical Centre Health System (CAMC), a US hospital system and winner of the 2015 Baldrige National Quality Award, was an indicator of effective disease management in the community. CAMC’a PAA rate of minus 24% was at Industry and Benchmark Leadership levels, compared to Competitors A at +1%, B at minus 1%, C at +19%, D at +38%, the Market Median at +38% and the National Median at +36%....

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15.2.4 Service performance e.g. quality/delivery/value
15.5.3 Activities to reduce & prevent nuisance/harm

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