Readmissions to acute care hospitals cost Medicare billions of dollars per year, and the government is intent on reducing this cost burden. With the recent implementation of the Hospital Readmission Reduction Program of The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2012, which penalizes hospitals with higher-than-expected readmissions rates by reducing Medicare payments, over two thousand hospitals have already been affected with payment cuts.
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