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Heart Failure 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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Heart failure is one of four conditions that most commonly bring patients into a hospital for medical treatment. The Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations has established treatment guidelines that when followed have been shown to help patients recover more quickly with fewer complications or lasting effects.

ACE / ARB for LVSD (Higher is Better)

97%

97%

95%

95%

94%

83%

100%

77%
Discharge Instructions (Higher is Better) 94% 92% 87% 78% 84% 72% 96% 48%
Left Ventricular Function Assessment 
(Higher is Better)
99% 99% 99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 77%

 

ACE / ARB for LVSD (Higher is Better)

97%

98%

95%

95%

100%

90%

100%

Discharge Instructions (Higher is Better) 94% 95% 87% 95% 95% 93% 97%
Left Ventricular Function Assessment
(Higher is Better)
99%

100%

99%

97%

 98%

94%

100%

* 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 hospital to MSHA and their scores are not calculated in the health system’s composite score at this time.)