Rate of Hospital Readmission, by Principal Diagnosis of Index Admission

Notes: All-cause readmissions. Principal diagnosis grouped according to the Clinical Classifications Software (CCS).

Data Sources: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), 2013 Nationwide Readmissions Database (NRD), and weighted national estimates from readmissions analysis files derived from the 2009-2012 State Inpatient Databases (SID).

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality/Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project: Trends in Hospital Readmissions for Four High-Volume Conditions, 2009-2013