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Our Current Numbers -- Surgical Care

To monitor the quality of care, we track specific quality measures and compare them to benchmark measures. We publish these quality measures so you can draw your own conclusions regarding your health care choices. For additional detailed information choose the "click for details" buttons on the left.

Important Note

Hospital Compare numbers come from Hospital Compare, an online tool provided by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Current Numbers are compiled by University Hospital's Performance Improvement Office.

Click for details University: Hospital Compare Numbers, July 2013 to June 2014 University: Current Numbers 
Fourth Quarter 2014
  Antibiotic given at right time -- Outpatient  
99% 100%
  Appropriate antibiotic given -- Outpatient  
99% 100%
  Beta blocker users kept on drug  
100% 100%
  Antibiotic given at right time  
100% 100%
  Appropriate antibiotic given  
100% 100%
  Timely halt of antibiotic  
100% 100%
  Blood sugar controlled  
Not Available Not Available
  Timely removal of catheter  
100% 100%
  Clot treatment received  
100% 100%
  Comparison Numbers -- Surgical Care  
  How We Compare  

Please note: The information presented on this web site is in no way a guarantee of results. Please talk with your physician if you have questions or concerns about your care at University. 

Updated: 5-4-15



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