Unplanned hospital readmissions are disruptive and stressful for health plan members, taking an estimated $17 billion toll on the healthcare system each year.
Readmission rates are a key performance indicator and may influence member decisions about choosing a plan partner. A focus on MRP to reduce hospital readmission rates is crucial to:
- Improve health plan member experience
- Lower costs of care
- Increase MA Star Ratings
Explore the impact of avoidable hospital readmissions on MA Star Ratings, how to provide timely access to completed MRP assessments using real-time data and tele-pharmacy outreach, and more when you download Post-Discharge Medication Reconciliation Is the Key to Reducing Hospital Readmissions.