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The PHCQA Performance & Progress Report on hosptial quality

Hospitals 25 miles or less from: Zip Code 17042 13 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 knee 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—Knee Joint Replacement Surgery
January 2014 - December 2014 Results *

Helen M. Simpson Rehabilitation Hospital 99% View Historical Data
Lancaster General Hospital 99% View Historical Data
Lebanon VA Medical Center 99% View Historical Data
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center 98% View Historical Data
Reading Hospital 100% View Historical Data
Surgical Institute of Reading N/A
UPMC Pinnacle Harrisburg 99% View Historical Data
UPMC Pinnacle Hospitals 99% View Historical Data
UPMC Pinnacle Lancaster 100% View Historical Data
UPMC Pinnacle Lititz 97% View Historical Data
UPMC Pinnacle Polyclinic 99% View Historical Data
WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital 97% View Historical Data
WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital 96% 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.