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Edgewood Surgical Hospital

239 Edgewood Drive Ext.

Transfer, PA 16154

www.edgewoodsurgical.com

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Appropriate Care

Appropriate Care Measures Indicates how often patients received all recommended treatments for their clinical condition.
The column highlighted in yellow is the benchmark to which the hospital is compared. Click other column headers to change the comparison.

  Edgewood Surgical Hospital PA Rate PA Top 25% PA Top 10%
Overall Appropriate Care      100% 94% 98% 99%
   Heart Attack Care      N/A 96% 100% 100%
   Heart Failure Care      N/A 100% 100% 100%
   Pneumonia Care      N/A 97% 100% 100%
   Surgical Care      89% 97% 98% 100%
   Preventive Care      100% 93% 99% 100%
   Stroke Care      N/A 95% 100% 100%
   Venous Thromboembolism Care      N/A 95% 99% 100%

Healthcare-Associated Infections

Outcome Measures Measures hospital results in specific areas.

  Edgewood Surgical Hospital    
Urinary Tract Infections (Catheter Associated)      N/A
Bloodstream Infections (Central Line Associated)      N/A
Colon Surgical Site Infections      N/A
MRSA (Staph) Infections      N/A
C. Difficile Infections      N/A

Surgical Care and Infection Prevention

Process Measures Measures how often hospitals are performing recommended tasks.
The column highlighted in yellow is the benchmark to which the Hospital is compared. Click other column headers to change the comparison.

  Edgewood Surgical Hospital PA Rate US Rate Top 10% Nationally
Beta Blocker during the Perioperative Period      100% 99% 98% 100%
Prophylactic Antibiotic within 1 hour of incision      [ + ] 93% 99% 99% 100%
Appropriate Antibiotic      [ + ] 97% 99% 99% 100%
Prophylactic Antibiotic Discontinued within 24 hours      [ + ] 99% 99% 98% 100%
Cardiac Surgery Patients with Controlled 6 A.M. Postoperative Blood Glucose      N/A 94% 94% 100%
Urinary Catheter Removal within Two Days of Surgery      N/A 99% 98% 100%
Surgery Patients with Perioperative Temperature Management      99% 100% 100% 100%
VTE Ordered prior to Surgery      100% 99% 98% 100%
VTE Received within 24 Hours of Surgery      100% 100% 100% 100%

Consumer Assessment

Patient Experience Measures Measures various aspects of patients’ experiences during their hospital stay.
The column highlighted in yellow is the benchmark to which the hospital is compared. Click other column headers to change the comparison.

  Edgewood Surgical Hospital PA Avg US Avg Top 10% Nationally
Doctor Communication      91% 81% 82% 89%
Nurse Communication      95% 81% 80% 87%
Responsiveness of Hospital Staff      91% 68% 70% 82%
Pain Well Controlled      90% 71% 71% 78%
Medicine Explained by Staff      86% 64% 66% 74%
Room and Bathroom Kept Clean      83% 74% 75% 85%
Room Quiet at Night      91% 55% 62% 75%
Provided Discharge Information      94% 88% 87% 92%
Care Transition      67% 52% 53% 61%
Hospital Rating      88% 71% 73% 84%
Hospital Recommendation      92% 70% 72% 84%

Prevention

Process Measures Measures how often hospitals are performing recommended tasks.
The column highlighted in yellow is the benchmark to which the Hospital is compared. Click other column headers to change the comparison.

  Edgewood Surgical Hospital PA Rate US Rate Top 10% Nationally
Pnuemococcal Immunization      81% 92% 92% 99%
Influenza Immunization      100% 94% 93% 100%
Flu Vaccine for Health Care Workers      75% 91% 88% 99%

*These PA and US rates are case-weighted averages, which are calculated by dividing the total number of patients/cases that meet the received the recommended care according to the measure’s criteria by the total number of patients/cases that are eligible to be counted based on the measure’s inclusion criteria for all facilities included in the specified Hospital population.

**The Hospital 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 Hospital’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.