• outcomes
  • The aim of this study was to assess whether in-hospital deaths and composite outcomes of patients undergoing PCI are related to gender during the first 48 hours. (ahajournals.org)
  • The association between gender and in-hospital outcomes was analyzed for urgent and non-urgent procedures separately and was assessed using multivariate logistic regression and propensity score analysis. (ahajournals.org)
  • The article presents a case study of the outcomes-based perfomance measures for hospital mortality for specific conditions and procedures. (ebscohost.com)
  • Multivariate analysis was used to identifiy variables associated with hospital mortality and NIV failure.Current mortality of ventilated patients in Brazil is elevated.Implementation of judicious fluid therapy and a watchful use and monitoring of NIV patients are potential targets to improve outcomes in this setting. (nih.gov)
  • We aimed to evaluate the clinical characteristics, outcomes and risk factors for hospital mortality and failure of NIV in patients requiring ventilatory support in Brazilian intensive care units (ICU). (nih.gov)
  • Association between health insurance status and in-hospital outcomes after ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction. (tctmd.com)
  • Pancreatic cancer and pancreatic disease Other gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary malignancies Vascular disease Transplant surgery and transplant psychology Investigating factors that affect surgical outcomes for diverse specialties including colorectal, cardiovascular, transplant, plastic and reconstructive, and minimally invasive surgery Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in Boston, Massachusetts is a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. (wikipedia.org)
  • Centre
  • A meeting was organised by Jeremy Lefroy MP in March 2015 to discuss a leaked KPMG report for NHS England which suggested shrinking the Hospital and turning it into a rehabilitation and elective surgery centre. (wikipedia.org)
  • The hospital has been at the centre of the major scandal in which numerous newspapers estimated that because of the substandard care between 400 and 1200 more patients died between 2005 and 2008 than would be expected for the type of hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1854
  • This hospital was built on the site of Coton Hill private psychiatric hospital which opened in 1854 and was demolished in 1976 with only the old chapel and gatehouse still visible. (wikipedia.org)
  • She arrived just before the barracks in Scutari were accepting the first soldiers wounded at the battle of Inkerman in November 1854, and mortality was already high. (wikipedia.org)
  • Children's Hospital
  • The largest concentration of patients (1 476 patients, 41.4% of the total) was admitted to the Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, which drains three sub-districts (under-5 population 137 000) that contain areas with high social deprivation indices. (scielo.org.za)
  • 1. Bowie M, Westwood T, Ireland J. The Red Cross Children's Hospital Rehydration Unit: A 50-year review. (scielo.org.za)
  • In a retrospective analysis of over 1,300 newborns (born between 1996 and 2006) from 24 children's hospitals in the United States, researchers at Cincinnati Children's Hospital in Ohio found that babies with HLHS were more likely to be born in summer months, suggesting that seasonality and environmental factors may play a significant role in causation. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • The relationship between overall mortality and deaths preventable by better care is not linear,' explains Professor Richard Lilford, Professor of Clinical Epidemiology at Birmingham and lead author of the study. (birmingham.ac.uk)
  • The first of its kind in England, the initiative required each hospital to submit data on 28 quality measures concerning five clinical conditions. (manchester.ac.uk)
  • It is a market leader in England in the provision of hospital based Patient Administration (PAS) and electronic patient records (EPR) systems, the leader in social care systems, the leader in Child Health systems, and the leader in mobile bedside electronic observation and clinical communications. (wikipedia.org)
  • The company's Careflow (formerly VitalPac) solution has been the subject of several academic studies evidencing the impact that mobile clinical observations and alerts can have on hospital care. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was acquired by Symphony Technology Group in 2014 from McKesson Corporation and this acquisition saw the return of joint chief executives Markus Bolton and Dr Ian Denley In 2015 System C acquired 'The Learning Clinic' whose VitalPac range of products enable clinicians to capture, assess and act on clinical data at the patient, ward and hospital level. (wikipedia.org)
  • excess
  • She also showed that soldiers in peacetime also had an excess mortality over other young men, presumably from the same causes. (wikipedia.org)
  • data
  • We strongly disagree with the Health Care Finance Administration mortality data results and do not feel that they are an accurate measure of the quality of care rendered at our facility. (chicagotribune.com)
  • While mortality data may be useful as a screening mechanism to measure quality factors, they have no value in themselves and bear no relationship to patient mix, local demographics and other factors that relate to severity of illness. (chicagotribune.com)
  • It includes deaths that occur 30 days after discharge and so tries to remove the incentive of hospitals discharging dying patients to improve their mortality data. (redorbit.com)
  • Guthrie is committed to providing our patients the most recent quality data on our hospital. (guthrie.org)
  • In 2009, a data collection system was set up to monitor the scale and impact of the annual AGE peak from February to April that involved all 11 public hospitals (5 district, 3 regional and 3 central) in the city. (scielo.org.za)
  • These data have provided a first view of hospitalisation and in-hospital mortality due to AGE in a city in South Africa. (scielo.org.za)
  • Reporting data on in-hospital mortality after lobectomy for primary lung cancer is a poor tool for measuring a surgeon's performance. (bmj.com)
  • patient
  • Health Secretary Shona Robison credited this to the Scottish Patient Safety Programme, a drive to improve the safety and reliability of hospital care. (aol.co.uk)
  • Strategies have been proposed to measure and improve hospital performance efforts have included national patient safety agencies, mandatory accreditation and financial incentives. (ebscohost.com)
  • Lead author Matt Sutton, Professor of Health Economics in The University of Manchester's Institute for Population Health, said: "Researchers have generally concluded that paying bonuses to hospitals for improving quality of care does not affect patient health. (manchester.ac.uk)
  • Studies of other surgical procedures have shown a link between how frequently a surgeon performs a procedure and survival of the patient to leave hospital and at five years. (bmj.com)
  • Although this is a controversial area, the balance of opinion is that the weekend (and bank holidays) have a deleterious effect on patient care (and specifically increase mortality)-based on the larger studies that have been carried out. (wikipedia.org)
  • System C is involved with a Global Digital Exemplar project at University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust to expand the use of information technology within the trust, and to develop new models of care using mobile apps, wearable devices and predictive technology to improve patient care. (wikipedia.org)
  • One user of the Medway patient administration system is Noble's Hospital on the Isle of Man since 2005. (wikipedia.org)
  • As studies continue, it is important to include a large patient sample size, diverse patient population, and a diverse range of hospitals involved in these studies. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2000
  • In July 2013 two Stafford Hospital nurses were struck off the nursing register for falsifying A&E discharge times between 2000-2010 to avoid breaches of four-hour waiting targets. (wikipedia.org)
  • fewer deaths
  • A study published in BMJ Quality and Safety, showed that the introduction of VitalPac was accompanied by a sustained 15% reduction in mortality, equivalent to almost 400 fewer deaths per year in one hospital and 370 in the second. (wikipedia.org)
  • overall
  • Professor Campbell explained that the SHMI also provides the opportunity to spot failings sooner and therefore improve conditions and care for patients, saying: "Due to plans to publish the measure quarterly, hospitals will be able to monitor their overall performance in a timelier manner. (redorbit.com)
  • admissions
  • The team was given records of all admissions to hospital in England for five years (92 million records) and linked deaths from the Office of National Statistics. (redorbit.com)
  • in a much larger Australian study of 54,625 mixed medical/surgical non-elective admissions showed a significant weekend effect (i.e. worse mortality) for acute myocardial infarction. (wikipedia.org)
  • The score was validated on the dataset from 17,440 adult medical/surgical intensive care unit (ICU) admissions at 40 US hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Up to 75% of hospital admissions attributed to CRE were from long-term care facilities or transferred from another hospital. (wikipedia.org)
  • discharge
  • They also wanted an index based on deaths in hospital and 30 days after discharge, to try and discourage hospitals from discharging dying patients to improve their statistics. (redorbit.com)
  • Although the percentage of Americans who do not have health insurance is at an all-time low, thanks in part to the 2010 Affordable Care Act (ACA), a new study suggests that those who remain off insurance radars are less likely to survive through hospital discharge after STEMI. (tctmd.com)
  • care
  • Rochelle Community Hospital is the sole provider of both acute and hospital-based skilled care in the Ogle County area. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The precise measurement of hospital performance that will provide similar quality of care where quality remained constant. (ebscohost.com)
  • Economists and health experts from the Universities of Manchester, Nottingham, Birmingham and Cambridge examined how the introduction of a scheme that paid bonuses to hospitals based on measures of quality affected the delivery of care. (manchester.ac.uk)
  • The research focused on Advancing Quality, a scheme introduced in 2008 at all 24 NHS hospitals providing emergency care in the North West. (manchester.ac.uk)
  • 3 That dehydration itself caused a minority of hospital deaths is encouraging, suggesting that programmatic attempts to prevent it at community and primary health care level are bearing fruit. (scielo.org.za)
  • 2. Patrick M, Stephen C. Child PIP: Making mortality meaningful by using a structured mortality review process to improve the quality of care that children receive in the South Africa health system. (scielo.org.za)
  • RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: This was a hospital-based prospective study The setting was an acute care 350-bed hospital in the city of Barcelona, Spain. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Almost all CRE infections occur in people receiving significant medical care in hospitals, long-term acute care facilities, or nursing homes. (wikipedia.org)
  • mainly
  • this suggests that low cholesterol is associated with increased mortality, mainly due to depression, cancer, hemorrhagic stroke, aortic dissection and respiratory diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • widely
  • This index identified Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Hospital as a failing hospital in March 2009, prompting a public inquiry after its failings were widely publicized. (redorbit.com)
  • It was widely described as a "showpiece" hospital on its opening. (wikipedia.org)
  • patient's
  • Over the past five years there had been a 67% drop in the number of patients, largely due to a loss of patient's confidence following the Stafford Hospital scandal, and annual income had fallen by nearly £4 million. (wikipedia.org)
  • lack
  • The lack of confidence and support for the hospital by the local community was shown on a public march which 50,000 people attended. (wikipedia.org)
  • marker
  • Since 1998 British cardiothoracic surgeons have had to report their mortality figures for selected "marker" operations. (bmj.com)
  • It is possible that whatever causes the low cholesterol level also causes mortality, and that the low cholesterol is simply a marker of poor health. (wikipedia.org)
  • figures
  • 1 Dr Foster has brought together a wealth of information, including equipment and services available at each hospital and how the hospital performs on waiting lists and complaints, but its hospital mortality figures will arouse the most interest. (bmj.com)
  • Foster
  • Last week (6 April) the Sunday Times published the latest annual assessments of hospital performance compiled by the Dr Foster organisation. (bmj.com)
  • England
  • This has now been accepted by the Department of Health and will be used throughout England as part of a package to identify failing hospitals. (redorbit.com)
  • In the US, these schemes are voluntary and only 5% of hospitals take part, whereas all hospitals in the North West of England took part in the scheme. (manchester.ac.uk)
  • A copy of the paper, 'Association between Mortality and Hospital Pay for Performance in England,' by Martin Roland et al, published in the New England Journal of Medicine , is available on request. (manchester.ac.uk)
  • It is the main hospital in Stafford, England. (wikipedia.org)
  • death
  • Some studies have reported a possible relationship between increased chloride levels and death or acute kidney injury in severely ill patients that may frequent the hospital or have prolonged visits. (wikipedia.org)