Customized Preventable Admissions Identification Assessment

Understand outpatient care gaps leading to preventable inpatient admissions

Tool in Brief


Identify specific inpatient Medicare cases where a breakdown in outpatient care or patient activation resulted in a hospital admission; provides a framework for identifying gaps in outpatient care leading to admissions.

Suggested users

Hospital executives, planners, analysts, finance, primary care, ED, and ambulatory program administrators

Type of tool

Excel-based, decision guide

Key Information

Estimated completion time


Required inputs

None, this customized assessment is pre-populated with your organization's data.

Tool outputs

  • Summary of preventable admissions and associated revenue at your facility
  • Percentage of preventable admissions admitted through the ED
  • Comparison of your facility’s preventable admissions relative to the national average

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