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Surgical Care Improvement (September 2010)

Quality
Measures
Mease Countryside Hospital Mease Dunedin Hospital Morton Plant Hospital Morton Plant North Bay Hospital South Florida Baptist Hospital St. Anthony's Hospital St. Joseph's Hospital United States Avg. Top 10% Avg. Florida Avg.
Percent of all heart surgery patients whose blood sugar (blood glucose) is kept under good control in the days right after surgery N/A
  
N/A
  
99%
N/A
  
N/A
  
N/A
  
98%
  
99%
  
99%
  
91%
  
Percent of patients who got treatment at the right time (within 24 hours before or after their surgery) to help prevent blood clots after certain types of surgery 86%
  
88%
  
98%
  
80%
  
83%
  
79%
  
85%
  
88%
  
100%
  
91%
  
Percent of surgery patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery, who had hair removed using a safer method (electric clipper or hair removal cream-not razor) 96%
  
98%
  
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
98%
  
100%
  
99%
  
Percent of surgery patients who were given an antibiotic at the right time (within one hour before surgery to help prevent infection) 93%
  
97%
  
97%
  
92%
  
98%
  
97%
  
98%
  
93%
  
100%
  
96%
  
Percent of surgery patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection 96%
  
97%
  
98%
  
90%
  
91%
  
97%
  
96%
  
95%
  
100%
  
96%
  
Percent of surgery patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries 90%
  
92%
  
99%
  
91%
  
86%
  
84%
  
87%
  
89%
  
100%
  
93%
  
Percent of surgery patients whose preventive antibitoics were stopped at the the right time (within 24 hours after surgery) 93%
  
97%
  
98%
  
92%
  
97%
  
94%
  
93%
  
91%
  
99%
  
93%
  

The rates displayed in this graph are from data reported to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services for discharges January 2009 through December 2009.

Key

Top Performance. At or above the U.S. Top 10 percent average.


Significantly higher than the U.S. average.


About the same as the U.S. average.


Significantly lower than the U.S. average. Click on the cell to read our Action Plan.
* Technical Note. The sample size is too small (less than 25) to apply significance testing.

N/A

No patients met the criteria for inclusion in the measure calculation.



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