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Quality Report
Hospital
University of Michigan Health System
Org ID: 7457

National Quality Improvement Goals: Surgical Care Improvement Project (SCIP)

Reporting Period: October 2012 - September 2013

 
Measure Area
SCIP – Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)
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  Compared to other Joint Commission Accredited Organizations
  Nationwide Statewide
Measure Hospital
Results
Top 10% Scored at Least : Average Rate: Top 10% Scored at Least: Average Rate:
Patients having surgery who received the appropriate treatment to prevent blood clots which is shown to be effective for the type of surgery performed. Note: Treatment may be medication, stockings, or mechanical devices for exercising the legs.*
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This organization’s performance is above the target range/value.
100% 98% 100% 99%
99% of
1266 eligible Patients7
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* This information can also be viewed at www.hospitalcompare.hhs.gov.
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1 - The measure or measure set was not reported.
2 - The measure set does not have an overall result.
3 - The number is not enough for comparison purposes.
4 - The measure meets the Privacy Disclosure Threshold rule.
5 - The organization scored above 90% but was below most other organizations.
6 - The measure results are not statistically valid.
7 - The measure results are based on a sample of patients.
8 - The number of months with measure data is below the reporting requirement.
9 - The measure results are temporarily suppressed.
10 - Test Measure: a measure being evaluated for reliability of the individual data elements or awaiting National Quality Forum Endorsement.
11 - There were no eligible patients that met the denominator criteria.


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