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Outcomes Similar for Seniors With Hospital at Home, Admission

Decrease seen in long-term residential care with admission avoidance hospital at home with comprehensive geriatric assessment

Introduction of Sepsis Performance Measure Had Little Impact

Variable impact found on changes in process measures, with no improvement in clinical outcomes

Alcohol Withdrawal Rates Up in Hospitalized Patients During Pandemic

Rates for hospitalized patients consistently higher compared with 2019

Six in 10 Heart Failure Patients Readmitted Within One Year

Comorbidities, including kidney dysfunction, lung disease, and psychiatric illness, tied to higher readmission

Predictors of Death, Discharge ID’d for Diabetes Patients With COVID-19

Younger age, routine metformin therapy, and longer symptom duration on admission positively linked to discharge

U.S. COVID-19 Hospitalizations at Lowest Level Since November

There were about 59,800 COVID-19 patients in hospitals nationwide on Friday, a 55 percent decrease from Jan. 6

Pediatric Inpatient Admissions Down During Pandemic

Findings seen across a wide range of diagnoses and not reflective of seasonal variation

Water Problems Plague Texas Hospitals After Storm

Hospitals experiencing water pressure issues as well as widespread power outages

CPR Quality Impacts Survival in In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

Number of pauses greater than 10 seconds during resuscitation linked to survival for four end points

Hospitalized Health Care Workers Do Not Have Worse COVID-19 Outcomes

Health care workers have shorter length of hospitalization and less likelihood of ICU admission