This layer displays the percentage of Medicare Beneficiaries with hypertension (high blood pressure). The prevalence of chronic conditions among Medicare beneficiaries is based on Medicare insurance claims (for specific inpatient diagnosis or procedure codes) in 2017.
This layer displays the total number and rate of preventable hospitalization events among Medicare beneficiaries. Preventable hospitalizations include hospital admissions for one or more of the following conditions: diabetes with short-term complications, diabetes with long-term complications, uncontrolled diabetes without complications, … Continued
This layer displays the rate hospitalization for patients with an initial hospital admission for ischemic stroke. Data are reported at the county level 2015-17 three-year period. Data are obtained from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Interactive Atlas … Continued
This layer displays the rate of 30-day hospital readmissions (overall). Data are reported at the hospital level for the July 2017 – June 2018 time period. Data are obtained from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Hospital Compare … Continued