Stroke Quality Measures at Strong Memorial Hospital

Stroke

  State Average National Average Strong Memorial Hospital
DVT Prophylaxis 95%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
95%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
98.8%
7/1/2013 - 6/30/2014
Patients who are non-ambulatory who receive DVT prophylaxis by end of hospital day two
Discharge on Antithrombotics Therapy 99%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
99%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
99.6%
7/1/2013 - 6/30/2014
Patients prescribed antithrombotic therapy at discharge
Discharge on Anticoagulation Therapy 96%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
95%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
100%
7/1/2013 - 6/30/2014
Patients with atrial fibrillation discharged on anticoagulation therapy
IV rt-PA Arrival by 2 Hours; Treated by 3 Hours 74%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
73%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
88.5%
7/1/2013 - 6/30/2014
Patients for whom IV t-PA was initiated at this hospital within 180 minutes (3 hours) of time last known well
Early Antithrombotics 98%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
98%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
99%
7/1/2013 - 6/30/2014
Patients with ischemic stroke or TIA who received antithrombotic therapy by the end of hospital day two.
Discharged on Statin Medications 96%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
95%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
99.3%
7/1/2013 - 6/30/2014
Patients with LDL > 100, or LDL not measured, or on cholesterol-reducer prior to admission, who are discharged on cholesterol-reducing drugs
Dysphagia Screen 85.9%
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
82.9%
1/1/2013 - 9/30/2013
94.1%
7/1/2013 - 6/30/2014
Patients who underwent screening for dysphagia before being given any food, fluids, or medications by mouth
Stroke Education 88%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
90%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
91.4%
7/1/2013 - 6/30/2014
Patients or their caregivers who were given education or educational materials during the hospital stay addressing all of the following: personal risk factors for stroke, warning signs for stroke, activation of emergency medical system, need for followi-
Rehabilitation Considered 97%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
98%
4/1/2013 - 3/30/2014
99.1%
7/1/2013 - 6/30/2014
Patients assessed for rehabilitation services