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This paper, written by Health Data Management and sponsored by SAS, illustrates how using predictive analytics to reduce readmissions can have an impact on a healthcare organization’s bottom-line, as providers in many countries are now facing monetary consequences from payers that have tied financial penalties directly to unwarranted patient readmissions.
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