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Venous Thrombolytic Embolism Care recommended known to prevent or treat blood clots and how often blood clots occur that could have been prevented.


 

 
Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis 
(Higher is Better)
83% 83% 79%

74%

84% 76% 76% 32% 
Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis for patients in the Intensive Care Unit
(Higher is Better)
91% 91% 88% 90% 83% 94% 87%
Anticoagulation Overlap Therapy 
(Higher is Better)
92% 92% 93% 96% 85% 93% 92% 86%
Heparin Patients with Monitoring 
(Higher is Better)
96% 96%  98% 98% 95% -- -- --
Warfarin Discharge Instructions (Heparin) "Patients Discharged on a blood thinner medicine who received written instructions about that medicine" 
(Higher is Better)
73% 73% 33% 18% 4% 45% -- 7%
Percentage of Patients who Developed Blood Clots while in the Hospital who did not Receive Preventative Treatment Beforehand (Lower is Better) 10% 10% 4% 2% -- -- -- --

 

 
Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis 
(Higher is Better)

83%

89%

79%

71%

95%

68% 

96%

Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis for patients in the Intensive Care Unit 
(Higher is Better)

91%

94%

88%

79%

99%

77% 

--

Anticoagulation Overlap Therapy 
(Higher is Better)

92%

95%

93%

97%

100%

-- 

--

Heparin Patients with Monitoring 
(Higher is Better

96%

99%

98%

--

100%

--

--

Warfarin Discharge Instructions (Heparin) "Patients Discharged on a blood thinner medicine who received written instructions about that medicine" 
(Higher is Better)

73% 

74%

33%

62%

57%

--

--

Percentage of Patients who Developed Blood Clots while in the Hospital who did not Receive Preventative Treatment Beforehand (Lower is Better)

10%

9%

4%

--

--

--

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* National average, state average, MSHA and facility data are for the period from July 2012 - June 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 (Unicio County Memorial Hospital) is a newly added facility to the system and is not calculated in the MSHA composite scores at this time.