Pneumonia Quality Measures at Strong Memorial Hospital

Pneumonia

  State Average National Average Strong Memorial Hospital
Initial Antibiotic Selection for CAP in Immunocompetent Patient 96%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
96%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
100%
7/1/2013 - 6/30/2014
IImmunocompetent patients with pneumonia who receive an initial antibiotic regimen that is consistent with current guidelines.
Why is this important?
Pneumonia (PN) 30-Day Mortality Rate (CMS) 11.3%
7/1/2010 - 6/30/2013
11.9%
7/1/2010 - 6/30/2013
10%
7/1/2010 - 6/30/2013
Patients hospitalized with a principal diagnosis of pneumonia and died from any cause regardless of whether the patient dies while still in the hospital or after discharge
Why is this important?
Pneumonia (PN) 30-Day Readmission Rate (CMS) 19.7%
7/1/2010 - 6/30/2013
17.3%
7/1/2010 - 6/30/2013
17.3%
7/1/2010 - 6/30/2013
Pneumonia 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
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