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Heart Attack Care

Children's Asthma Care

Emergency Care

Healthcare Associated Infections

Heart Attack Care

Heart Failure Care

Mortality Rates

Patient Experience

Perinatal Care

Pneumonia Care

Preventative Care

Readmission Rates

Stroke Care

Surgical Care

Use of Medical Imaging

Venous Thrombolytic Embolism Care
 
Glossary of Terms & Phrases

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A Heart Attack, also called Myocardial Infarction; MI; Acute MI, occurs when an area of
heart muscle dies or is permanently damaged because of an inadequate supply of oxygen to that area.


 

INPATIENT RESULTS

Aspirin on discharge (Higher is Better) 99% 99% 97% 98% 98% 100% 100% --
Statin on discharge (Higher is Better)  98% 99% 97% 100% 98% 100% 100% --
Thrombolytics within 30 minutes of arrival (Higher is Better) 61% 57%  --  -- -- -- -- --
PCI within 90 minutes of arrival 
(Higher is Better)
95%  97% 90% 93% 83%  --  -- --

OUTPATIENT RESULTS
(Patients visiting the Emergency Department with chest pain or possible heart attack who are not admitted as inpatients or are transferred to another facility)

Fibrinolytics within 30 minutes of arrival (Higher is Better) 57% 66% 27% - - - -  -
Aspirin on arrival for heart attack/chest pain (Higher is Better) 96%  96%  99% 100% 100%  99% 96% 91%
Time to Transfer in Minutes (Lower is Better) 58 54 46 38  38   -
Time to ECG  in Minutes (Lower is Better)  7  5  3  3  6

 

INPATIENT RESULTS

Aspirin on discharge (Higher is Better)

99%

99%

97%

89%

100%

100%

Statin on discharge (Higher is Better)

98%

98%

97%

85% 

100%

100%

Thrombolytics within 30 minutes of arrival
(Higher is Better)

61%

75%

PCI within 90 minutes of arrival 
(Higher is Better)

95%

97%

90%

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OUTPATIENT RESULTS
(Patients visiting the Emergency Department with chest pain or possible heart attack who are not admitted as inpatients or are transferred to another facility)

Fibrinolytics within 30 minutes of arrival (Higher is Better)  57% 67% 27%

0%

67% 33%
Aspirin on arrival for heart attack/chest pain (Higher is Better) 96% 97% 99% 99% 100% 98% 98%
Time to Transfer In Minutes (Lower is Better)

58 

63 

46 

32 

77 

47 

Time to ECG In Minutes (Lower is Better)

7 

3 

4 

* National average, state average, MSHA and facility data are for the period from April 2012 - March 2013.  The national average and state average data are provided by Hospital Compare, a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services which reports results from hospitals submitting data to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).  UCMH (Unicoi County Memorial Hospital) is a newly added facility to the system and is not calculated in the MSHA composite scores at this time.