Cardiology Quality Measures at Strong Memorial Hospital

Angioplasty

  State Average National Average Strong Memorial Hospital
Number of angioplasty procedures performed Not available. Not available. 734
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
Why is this important?
Inpatient mortality rate for angioplasty Not available. Not available. 0.95%
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
 

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Coronary Bypass Surgery (CABG)

  State Average National Average Strong Memorial Hospital
Annual surgical volume for CABG procedures Not available. Not available. 213
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
Why is this important?
Percentage of CABG procedures performed using internal mammary artery grafts Not available. Not available. 99.4%
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
 
Number of Isolated CABG procedures performed Not available. Not available. 171
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
Why is this important?
Number of CABG with Valve procedures performed Not available. Not available. 42
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
 
Percentage of CABG patients receiving antibiotics within one hour prior to surgery Not available. Not available. 98.6%
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
 
Percdentage of CABG patients with aspirin prescribed at discharge Not available. Not available. 99.4%
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
 
Percentage of CABG patients with statin prescribed at discharge Not available. Not available. 98.7%
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
 
Inpatient mortality rate for Isolated CABG Not available. Not available. 4.09%
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
 
Inpatient mortality rate for CABG with Valve Not available. Not available. 4.76%
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
 

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Heart Attack

  State Average National Average Strong Memorial Hospital
Aspirin Prescribed at Discharge 99%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
99%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
100%
7/1/2012 - 6/30/2013
Heart Attack Patients Given Asprin at Discharge
Why is this important?
Primary PCI Received within 90 Minutes Arrival 95%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
95%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
99%
7/1/2012 - 6/30/2013
Percent of Heart Attack patients with a blocked artery in the heart that is opened with balloon angioplasty within 90 minutes of arriving at the hospital
Why is this important?
Acute Myocardial Infarction(AMI) 30-Day Mortality Rate (CMS) Not available. 15.2%
7/1/2009 - 6/30/2012
13.6%
7/1/2009 - 6/30/2012
Patients hospitalized with a principal diagnosis of heart attack and died from any cause regardless of whether the patient dies while still in the hospital or after discharge
Why is this important?
Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) 30-Day Readmission Rate (CMS) Not available. 18.3%
7/1/2009 - 6/30/2012
18.4%
7/1/2009 - 6/30/2012
Heart Attack patients who had a recent stay in a hospital who were readmitted within 30 days of discharge to the same hospital, or to a different hospital or acute care facility
Why is this important?
Statin Prescribed at Discharge 98%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
98%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
98%
7/1/2012 - 6/30/2013
Heart attack patients given a prescription for a statin at discharge
Why is this important?

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Heart Failure

  State Average National Average Strong Memorial Hospital
Discharge Instructions 94%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
94%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
100%
7/1/2012 - 6/30/2013
Heart Failure patients given instruction about managing their diet, weight, and medications after leaving the hospital
Why is this important?
Evaluation of LVS Function 99%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
99%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
100%
7/1/2012 - 6/30/2013
Heart Failure patients who had the function of the left ventricle checked during their hospital stay
Why is this important?
ACEI or ARB for LVSD 96%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
97%
4/1/2012 - 3/30/2013
99%
7/1/2012 - 6/30/2013
Heart Failure patients who received a prescription for an ACE Inhibitor when discharged from the hospital
Why is this important?
Heart Failure (HF) 30-Day Mortality Rate (CMS) Not available. 11.7%
7/1/2009 - 6/30/2012
12.6%
7/1/2009 - 6/30/2012
Patients hospitalized with a principal diagnosis of heart failure and died from any cause regardless of whether the patient dies while still in the hospital or after discharge
Why is this important?
Heart Failure (HF) 30-Day Readmission Rate (CMS) Not available. 23%
7/1/2009 - 6/30/2012
24.2%
7/1/2009 - 6/30/2012
Heart Failure patients who had a recent stay in a hospital who were readmitted within 30 days of discharge to the same hospital, or to a different hospital or acute care facility
Why is this important?

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