Washington Hospital Quality
A service of the Washington State Hospital Association

What is this?

Heart attack patients who got medicine to break up blood clots and open up blood flow to the heart muscle within 30 minutes of arrival. Higher is better.

Why this matters?

It is important that patients who might be having a heart attack are identified and treated quickly to keep their heart muscle from dying.

Technical Description

Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got drugs to break up blood clots within 30 minutes of arrival: http://www.medicare.gov/hospitalcompare/Data/Measures.html

Hospital Date Range Value
Grays Harbor Community Hospital 01/01/17 to 12/31/17 67% + details view hospital
Samaritan Healthcare 01/01/17 to 12/31/17 27% + details view hospital