The Impact of Infections on Reimbursement in 92 US Hospitals, 2015-2018
The Impact of Infections on Reimbursement in 92 US Hospitals, 2015-2018 (Elsevier).
Bacterial infections can complicate hospital outcomes. Infections are associated with longer hospital/ICU lengths of stay and higher costs.
Current reimbursement options for infections result in significant hospital
financial burden. Reimbursement models should be reconsidered to enable
adoption of costlier diagnostics and antimicrobials.
Quelle: Elsevier, 20.04.2021