Performance Reports - Heart Attack
2nd Quarter 2015 through 1st Quarter 2016 Discharges:
|Heart Attack Process of Care Measures||Littleton Regional Healthcare Average||State Average||National Average|
|Average (median) number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG. A lower number of minutes is better.||Not Available**||8 minutes||7 minutes|
|Heart attack patients who got drugs to break up blood clots within 30 minutes of arrival. Higher percentages are better||Not Available**||71%||59%|
|Heart attack patients given a procedure to open blocked blood vessels within 90 minutes of arrival. Higher percentages are better||Not Available**||96%||96%|
|Average (median) number of minutes before Emergency Department patients with chest pain or possible heart attack who needed specialized care were transferred to another hospital. A lower number of minutes is better.||Not Available**||65 Minutes||58 Minutes|
**: The number of cases is too small (below 25) to reliably tell how well a hospital is performing.
Please Note: The percentages include only patients whose history and condition indicate the treatment is appropriate. Talk to your health care provider if you have questions about your treatment.
Littleton Regional Healthcare Performance Reports
- Heart Attack
- Blood Clot Prevention & Treatment
- Stroke Indicators
- Emergency Department Indicators
- Preventive Care Indicators
Questions regarding this information can be directed to LRH Quality Services by calling (603) 444-9597 or QualityServiceDept@lrhcares.org.