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Profile for LAREDO MEDICAL CENTER, 2009

LAREDO MEDICAL CENTER
1700 EAST SAUNDERS
LAREDO , TX 78044
(956) 796-5000
 
TypeAcute Care Hospitals
OwnerVoluntary non-profit - Church
Accreditation
Emergency ServiceYes
Heart Attack Average Score86.20%
Heart Failure Average Score84.25%
Pneumonia Average Score89.43%
SIP Average Score77.29%
 Condition Measure Score
%
 Sample
Size
Heart AttackHeart Attack Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)6433
Heart AttackHeart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival95154
Heart AttackHeart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge89149
Heart AttackHeart Attack Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge83144
Heart AttackHeart Attack Patients Given Fibrinolytic Medication Within 30 Minutes Of Arrival6213
Heart AttackHeart Attack Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival4416
Heart AttackHeart Attack Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling10038
Heart FailureHeart Failure Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)76200
Heart FailureHeart Failure Patients Given an Evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic (LVS) Function86630
Heart FailureHeart Failure Patients Given Discharge Instructions75558
Heart FailureHeart Failure Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling10049
PneumoniaPneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination82252
PneumoniaPneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination88327
PneumoniaPneumonia Patients Given Initial Antibiotic(s) within 6 Hours After Arrival88343
PneumoniaPneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment99414
PneumoniaPneumonia Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling10065
PneumoniaPneumonia Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)79275
PneumoniaPneumonia Patients Whose Initial Emergency Room Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To The Administration Of The First Hospital Dose Of Antibiotics90309
Surgical Infection PreventionSurgery patients who were given an antibiotic at the right time (within one hour before surgery) to help prevent infection84274
Surgical Infection PreventionSurgery patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection88274
Surgical Infection PreventionSurgery patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)67255
Surgical Infection Preventionall heart surgery patients whose blood sugar (blood glucose) is kept under good control in the days right after surgery5961
Surgical Infection PreventionSurgery patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery, who had hair removed using a safer method (electric clippers or hair removal cream ? not a razor)100328
Surgical Infection PreventionSurgery patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries74269
Surgical Infection PreventionPatients who got treatment at the right time (within 24 hours before or after their surgery) to help prevent blood clots after certain types of surgery69269


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