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The PHCQA Performance & Progress Report on hosptial quality

VTE Ordered prior to Surgery

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

NOTE: Use caution when drawing conclusions when the sample size is small (generally considered 25 cases or less).