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Implementation of core measures developed by the Joint Commission improves health outcomes in patients with Acute Myocardial infarction (AMI), Congestive Heart failure (CHF), and Pneumonia. In addition, these core measures can decrease hospitalization costs and these savings are passed onto patients with lower hospital bills at discharge.
CHF, Pnuemonia, AMI, Core Measures
Medicine and Health Sciences
Merrifield, John, "Do Core Measures Improve Patient Outcomes in MI, Pneumonia, and CHF?" (2021). Student Research Poster Presentations 2021. 44.