High Quality, High Value Health Care --
A Wisconsin Advantage
High quality, accessible care is a hallmark of Wisconsin’s health system. The federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has recognized Wisconsin for five years in row as being one of the top performing states based on the quality of its health care. The Agency analyzed data from a large number of sources that measured the quality of care delivered in hospitals, medical clinics, nursing homes, and home health agencies.
Hospitals Reduce Readmissions 15%; Decrease Infections
Wisconsin hospitals are decreasing infections, reducing readmissions and preventing hospital-associated conditions, according to a new report released April 18 by the Wisconsin Hospital Association. (Read more)
For more details on Wisconsin’s high national ranking, here are more resources:
CMS Readmissions Penalties