CMS calculates 2 COPD outcomes measures based on Medicare claims and enrollment information. The most recent risk-adjusted data available from CMS are shown.
- Cleveland Clinic’s COPD patient mortality rate is categorized as “no different” than the US national rate.
- Cleveland Clinic’s COPD readmission rate is categorized as “no different” than the US national rate. To further reduce avoidable readmissions, Cleveland Clinic is focused on optimizing transitions from hospital to home or post-acute facility. Specific initiatives have been implemented to ensure effective communication, education, and follow-up.