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The PHCQA Performance & Progress Report on hosptial quality

Hospitals 25 miles or less from: Zip Code 18105 11 Hospitals Found

Surgical care and infection prevention measures track hospital performance pertaining to medical procedures that should be conducted or precautions that should be taken to minimize the risk of patient illness and infection occurring while hospitalized.

Percent of surgical patients whose physicians ordered treatment to prevent blood clots (Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis) prior to surgery when appropriate. (CMS)

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VTE Ordered prior to Surgery
January 2012 - December 2012 Results *

 
   
PENNSYLVANIA RATE 99%  
Easton Hospital 99% View Historical Data
Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital 96% View Historical Data
Grand View Hospital 100% View Historical Data
Lehigh Valley Hospital 99% View Historical Data
Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg 99% View Historical Data
Palmerton Hospital 96% View Historical Data
Sacred Heart Hospital 97% View Historical Data
St. Luke's Allentown Campus N/A
St. Luke's Hospital 99% View Historical Data
St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital 100% View Historical Data
Westfield Hospital 62% View Historical Data

*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.