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Stroke Care Measures (Hospital Compare data as of December 2013)

(Discharges from January 2013 through March 2013)

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 Winter Haven Hospital United States Avg. Top 10% Avg. Florida Avg.
Ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke patients who received treatment to keep blood clots from forming anywhere in the body within 2 days of arriving at the hospital 99%
  
100%
100%
100%*
  
56%*
  
95%
  
97%
  
98%
  
92%
  
100%
  
94%
  
Ischemic stroke patients who received a prescription for medicine known to prevent complications caused by blood clots before discharge 100%
100%*
  
100%
100%
95%*
  
100%
99%
  
98%
  
99%
  
100%
  
99%
  
Ischemic stroke patients with a type of irregular heartbeat who were given a prescription for a blood thinner at discharge 100%*
  
N/A
  
92%*
  
N/A
  
N/A
  
N/A
  
100%*
  
N/A
  
95%
  
100%
  
97%
  
Ischemic stroke patients who got medicine to break up a blood clot within 3 hours after symptoms started N/A
  
N/A
  
N/A
  
N/A
  
N/A
  
N/A
  
N/A
  
N/A
  
60%
  
100%
  
75%
  
Ischemic stroke patients who received medicine known to prevent complications caused by blood clots within 2 days of arriving at the hospital 100%
96%
  
100%
100%
82%*
  
92%
  
93%
  
94%
  
97%
  
100%
  
98%
  
Ischemic stroke patients needing medicine to lower cholesterol, who were given a prescription for this medicine before discharge 96%
  
94%*
  
95%
  
91%*
  
85%*
  
91%
  
95%
  
95%
  
93%
  
100%
  
95%
  
Ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke patients or caregivers who received written educational materials about stroke care and prevention during the hospital stay 86%
  
100%*
  
94%
  
100%*
  
100%*
  
100%
90%
  
93%
  
85%
  
100%
  
100%
  
Ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke patients who were evaluated for rehabilitation services 98%
  
100%*
  
99%
  
100%
95%*
  
97%
  
96%
  
98%
  
97%
  
100%
  
97%
  



More recent data is also available reporting discharges from January to December 2013.

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.

Not Available

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

Too Few Cases

The number of cases is too small to reliably tell how well a hospital is performing.



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