Unplanned Readmission Rates at Hill Country Memorial (HCM), a US community hospital and winner of the 2014 Baldrige National Quality Award, were the third best in the state of Texas and far below the state average for All Cause 30-day Readmission Rate of 19. HCM had a rate of 12 in 2010, 8.5 in 2011, 8 in 2012 and 7 in 2013. HCM achieved similar results and outperformed its nearest competitor and the national top 10% for Acute Myocardial Infarction (heart attack) Readmission Rates....

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15.2.4 Service performance e.g. quality/delivery/value

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