Truven Health Analytics 2015 100 Top Hospitals' Health Systems analysis

This five-page, web-exclusive chart set includes four performance comparison charts of the 15 top health systems in aggregate. The top 15 health systems are listed by category in alphabetical order, and are grouped by total operating expenses.Also included are the Truven Health 100 Top Hospitals, 2015, which are listed in five categories: two groups of teaching hospitals and three groups of community hospitals based on bed count. Source: Truven Health.

The nine charts are performance comparisons on:
  • National health systems
  • Large health systems
  • Medium health systems
  • Small health systems
  • Major teaching hospitals
  • Teaching hospitals
  • Large community hospitals
  • Medium community hospitals
  • Small community hospitals

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100 Top Hospitals Performance Insights

For 25 years, the Watson Health™ 100 Top Hospitals® (formerly the Truven Health Analytics® 100 Top Hospitals) program has conducted studies to uncover the impact of organizational leadership on performance in non-federal, acute care US hospitals (other exclusions apply). The study uses a national balanced scorecard, public data and transparent risk adjustment and analytics to quantify hospital performance.

The Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals study analyzes performance in 11 areas: inpatient mortality; 30-day mortality rate; complications; core measures; 30-day risk-adjusted readmission rate; severity-adjusted average length of stay; mean emergency room throughput; inpatient expense per discharge; Medicare spend per beneficiary; adjusted operating profit margin; and patient rating of overall hospital performance. The study has been conducted annually since 1993

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