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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 antibiotics were discontinued within 24 hours after surgery ended. (CMS)

Patients who had hip joint replacement surgery and received appropriate medicine that prevents infection (antibiotic) and the antibiotic was stopped within 24 hours after the surgery ended.*

Why Is This Important    Additional Clinical Information

Prophylactic Antibiotic Discontinued within 24 hours—Hip Joint Replacement Surgery
October 2012 - September 2013 Results *

 
   
PENNSYLVANIA RATE 98%  
Easton Hospital 100% View Historical Data
Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital Not Enough Cases To Compare View Historical Data
Grand View Hospital 100% View Historical Data
Lehigh Valley Hospital 100% View Historical Data
Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg 97% View Historical Data
Palmerton Hospital Not Enough Cases To Compare View Historical Data
Sacred Heart Hospital 100% 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 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.