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The PHCQA Performance & Progress Report on hosptial quality

Hospitals 25 miles or less from: Zip Code 17042 13 Hospitals Found

Pneumonia is caused by a viral or bacterial infection that fills the lungs with mucus. This lowers the oxygen level in your blood. Symptoms of pneumonia can include difficulty breathing, coughing up green or bloody mucus, chest pain, fever and chills, and fatigue. (Source: CMS)

Percent of pneumonia patients who receive an antibiotic within 6 hours of arriving at the hospital. (CMS)

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Initial Antibiotic within 6 Hours
January 2011 - December 2011 Results *

 
   
PENNSYLVANIA RATE 97%  
Ephrata Community Hospital 93% View Historical Data
Good Samaritan Hospital 97% View Historical Data
Heart Of Lancaster Regional Medical Center 99% View Historical Data
Lancaster General Hospital 96% View Historical Data
Lancaster Regional Medical Center 98% View Historical Data
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center 97% View Historical Data
Pinnacle Health Community General Hospital and Helen M. Simpson Rehabilitation Hospital 98% View Historical Data
Pinnacle Health Harrisburg Hospital 98% View Historical Data
Pinnacle Health Hospitals 98% View Historical Data
Pinnacle Health Polyclinic Campus 98% View Historical Data
Reading Hospital & Medical Center 99% View Historical Data
Surgical Institute of Reading N/A
VA Medical Center Lebanon N/A

*The Hospitals quality measures reported on this website come from a variety of sources using several data collection processes and update schedules. While the PHCQA website contains the most recent publicly available information, the time periods represented by these data range from 6 to 24 months old. Caution should be used when drawing conclusions from these data as a Hospitals’s performance may have changed significantly since the data was collected and reported. The PHCQA recommends you contact the hospital directly to obtain the most recent performance data.