Table 1

Hospitals participating in HOMERuN

HospitalSettingSize (beds)Hospital-wide readmission rate (%)
University of California, San Francisco (Coordinating Center, San Francisco, California, USA)Public, large city55916.3
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (Boston, Massachusetts, USA)Private, large city64917.0
Brigham and Womens’ Hospital (Boston, Massachusetts, USA)Private, large city77917.2
California Pacific Medical Center (Sutter Hospitals, San Francisco, California, USA)Private, large city78514.8
Christiana Care Health System (Wilmington, Delaware, USA)Private, small city91315.7
Northwestern Memorial Hospital (Chicago, Illinois, USA)Private, small city89418.0
San Francisco General Hospital (San Francisco, California, USA)Safety-net, large city44116.5
University of Chicago (Chicago, Illinois, USA)Private, large city57717.2
University of Michigan Hospital (Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA)Public, small city89917.5
University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)Private, large city78418.3
University of Washington, Harborview Hospital (Seattle, Washington, USA)Safety-net, large city41315.5
Vanderbilt University (Nashville, Tennessee, USA)Private, small city96617.2
  • HOMERuN, Hospital Medicine Re-engineering Network.