Quality Report Card

Mitchell Rehabilitation Hospital Quality Report Card

At Mitchell Rehabilitation Hospital, providing a quality care is very important to us. Below is information about our quality measures as compared to other inpatient rehabilitation programs in the nation. We use a national database called the Uniform Data System (UDS) for Medical Rehabilitation to compare our facility results to 514,428 rehabilitation patients throughout the nation. All numbers and rates listed below are for patients discharged in the year 2017.

Condition # Patients Treated at Mitchell Rehab (UDS)
 Neurological 163 (27.8%) 
 Stroke 88 (15.0%) 
 Non-traumatic Brain Injury 89 (15.2%) 
 Fracture of Lower Extremities 32 (5.5%) 
 Miscellaneous 57 (9.7%) 
 Replacement of Lower Extremities 7 (1.2%) 
 Pulmonary 20 (3.4%) 
 Non-traumatic Spinal Cord Injury 15 (2.6%) 
 Cardiac 46 (7.9%) 
 Amputation 19 (3.2%) 
 Traumatic Brain Injury 15 (2.6%) 
 Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury 2 (0.3%) 
 Other Conditions 33 (5.6%) 
 Total 586 


Excellence in rehabilitation is measured by efficiency (how quickly you reach your goals), outcomes (percent of goals achieved, percent discharged home) and patient satisfied with care received.

Length of Stay
Measure Mitchell Rehab  National adjusted (UDS) 
Average Length of Stay

(Facility Case Mix Index for calendar year 2015 was 1.27 – Nation was 1.31)
13.9 days

12.4 days 


Outcomes of Therapy
Measure Mitchell Rehab National adjusted (UDS)
Functional improvement 27.5 points  31.3 points 
Percent of patients discharged home  74.1%  78.5% 
Percent of patients with unplanned transfers to acute medical facilities 16.6%  10.4% 
Percent of patients discharged to long-term care facilities  9.0%  10.9% 

Patient Satisfaction with Care
Measure 90-Day Post Discharge Survey Using MedTel Outcome* 
Program improved the quality of my life 92.6% (241 of 260) positive response
Program adequately prepared me for going home 97.1% (197 of 203) positive response 
Progress I made met my expectations  90.8% (236 of 260) positive response 
Average satisfaction  95.4% (250 of 262) positive response 

* Three months after discharge from the facility, a nurse from MedTel Outcomes contacts discharged persons served.
(Sample Size = 50% of all discharges to community) on behalf of Mitchell Rehab to determine:

  • Progress since discharge
  • Ability to sustain and/or improve on their function
  • Feedback on their rehab stay