Quality Report


Quality Report

Virginia Mason Medical Center

DBA: Virginia Mason Medical Center
HCO ID: 9627
1100 Ninth Ave
Seattle, WA, 98101
(206) 223-6600
www.virginiamason.org
Summary of Quality Information

Accreditation Programs

Gold Seal
Hospital
Accreditation Decision
Effective Date
4/27/2019
Last Full Survey Date
4/26/2019
Last On-Site Survey Date
4/26/2019

Sites

Virginia Mason Federal Way Outpatient Surgery Center
DBA: Virginia Mason Federal Way Outpatient Surgery Center
33501 First Way South
Federal Way, WA, 98003

Available Services

  • Administration of Blood Product (Outpatient )
  • Administration of High Risk Medications (Outpatient )
  • Ambulatory Surgery Center (Outpatient )
  • Anesthesia (Outpatient )
  • Perform Invasive Procedure (Outpatient )

Other Clinics/Practices Located at This Site:

  • Clinics at federal way are not hospital based programs

Virginia Mason Medical Center
DBA: Virginia Mason Medical Center
1100 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA, 98111

Available Services

  • Brachytherapy (Imaging/Diagnostic Services )
  • Cardiac Catheterization Lab (Surgical Services )
  • Cardiac Surgery (Surgical Services )
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery (Surgical Services )
  • Cardiovascular Unit (Inpatient )
  • Coronary Care Unit (Inpatient )
  • CT Scanner (Imaging/Diagnostic Services )
  • Dialysis Unit (Inpatient )
  • Ear/Nose/Throat Surgery (Surgical Services )
  • EEG/EKG/EMG Lab (Imaging/Diagnostic Services )
  • Gastroenterology (Surgical Services )
  • GI or Endoscopy Lab (Imaging/Diagnostic Services )
  • Gynecological Surgery (Surgical Services )
  • Hazardous Medication Compounding (Inpatient )
  • Hematology/Oncology Unit (Inpatient )
  • Inpatient Unit (Inpatient )
  • Interventional Radiology (Imaging/Diagnostic Services )
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Imaging/Diagnostic Services )
  • Medical /Surgical Unit (Inpatient )
  • Medical ICU (Intensive Care Unit )
  • Neuro/Spine Unit (Inpatient )
  • Neurosurgery (Surgical Services )
  • Non-Sterile Medication Compounding (Inpatient )
  • Nuclear Medicine (Imaging/Diagnostic Services )
  • Ophthalmology (Surgical Services )
  • Orthopedic Surgery (Surgical Services )
  • Orthopedic/Spine Unit (Inpatient )
  • Outpatient Clinics (Outpatient )
  • Plastic Surgery (Surgical Services )
  • Positron Emission Tomography (PET) (Imaging/Diagnostic Services )
  • Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) (Inpatient )
  • Radiation Oncology (Imaging/Diagnostic Services )
  • Sleep Laboratory (Sleep Laboratory )
  • Sterile Medication Compounding (Inpatient )
  • Surgical ICU (Intensive Care Unit )
  • Surgical Unit (Inpatient )
  • Teleradiology (Imaging/Diagnostic Services )
  • Thoracic Surgery (Surgical Services )
  • Transplant Surgery (Surgical Services )
  • Ultrasound (Imaging/Diagnostic Services )
  • Urology (Surgical Services )
  • Vascular Surgery (Surgical Services )

Special Quality Awards

   Due to our commitment to accurate data reporting, The Joint Commission is suspending the practice of updating Special Quality Awards until
  further notice
  • 2015 Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program

Cooperative Agreements

Complementary Agreements

National Patient Safety Goals and National Quality Improvement Goals

Symbol Key

  • starThis organization achieved the best possible results
  • plusThis organization's performance is above the target range/value
  • checkThis organization's performance is similar to the target range/value
  • minusThis organization's performance is below the target range/value
  • naThis measure is not applicable for this organization
  • ndNot displayed

Measures Footnote Key

  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 pending resubmission of updated data.
  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.

Symbol Key

  • starThis organization achieved the best possible results
  • plusThis organization's performance is above the target range/value
  • checkThis organization's performance is similar to the target range/value
  • minusThis organization's performance is below the target range/value
  • naThis measure is not applicable for this organization
  • ndNot displayed

Measures Footnote Key

  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 pending resubmission of updated data.
  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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**      Indicates per 1000 hours of patient care.
***   The measure was not in effect for this quarter.
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Hospital 2019 National Patient Safety Goals Nationwide Comparison: check Statewide Comparison: na
Reporting Period: January 2018 - December 2018
Emergency Department National Comparison: nd 2 Statewide Comparison: nd 2
Immunization National Comparison: nd 2 Statewide Comparison: nd 2

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