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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 received the appropriate prophylactic antibiotics. (CMS)

Patients having open heart surgery other than coronary artery bypass graft who received the appropriate medicine (antibiotic) which is shown to be effective for this type of surgery.*

Why Is This Important    Additional Clinical Information

Appropriate Antibiotic—Other Cardiac/Open Heart Surgery
January 2013 - December 2013 Results *

 
   
PENNSYLVANIA RATE 100%  
Easton Hospital Not Enough Cases To Compare View Historical Data
Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital N/A
Grand View Hospital N/A
Lehigh Valley Hospital 100% View Historical Data
Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg 100% View Historical Data
Palmerton Hospital N/A
Sacred Heart Hospital N/A
St. Luke's Allentown Campus N/A
St. Luke's Hospital 100% View Historical Data
St. Luke's Quakertown Hospital N/A
Westfield Hospital 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.