Post-Discharge Events

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Data include 30-day readmission rates, emergency room visits within 30 days of discharge, and follow-up visits within 14 days of discharge. More information can be found in After Hospitalization: A Dartmouth Atlas Report on Post-Acute Care for Medicare Beneficiaries (2011).

Data Dictionary (.xlsx)

Longitudinal (All Years, All Measures)


Values of -77777 indicate that thirty-day readmission rates for Maryland have been suppressed. Values of -88888 indicate numbers too small for statistical precision. Values of -99999 indicate data suppressed for privacy (confidentiality).

By Year (One Year, All Measures)