Verify CABG Patients are Started on an ACEI, Beta-Blocker, and Statin
You'll see more focus on med choices after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery...to improve care and reduce hospital readmissions.
Starting in 2017, Medicare will cut payments if your hospital has excess 30-day CABG readmissions. Your hospital is already tracking these data.
Follow the new Am Heart Assn recommendations to ensure peri-op CABG med regimens are optimized...and help prevent readmissions.