Most hospitals collect race, ethnicity and language data, but a smaller percentage use the data in decision making. This infographic outlines why hospital leaders should use REAL data and provides a five-step framework to begin stratification. The detailed framework can be found in the guide, A Framework for Stratifying Race, Ethnicity and Language Data.
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The Centers for Medicare…
AHA's comments on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ hospital inpatient prospective payment system (PPS) proposed rule for fiscal year (FY) 2022.
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