How many minutes it takes, on average, for a patient to be transferred from one medical facility to another for heart attack care. Lower is better.
Not all hospitals have the equipment to provide for the care of complicated patients. This measure shows how long it takes from the time a person arrives at the emergency room until they are transported to a different hospital. It is critical that patients who might be having a heart attack are identified and treated quickly to keep their heart muscle from dying.
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who needed specialized care were transferred to another hospital: http://www.medicare.gov/hospitalcompare/Data/Measures.html
|Kittitas Valley Healthcare||01/01/17 to 12/31/17||76||+ details||view hospital|
|Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center||01/01/17 to 12/31/17||46||+ details||view hospital|
|MultiCare Valley Hospital||01/01/17 to 12/31/17||29||+ details||view hospital|
|Providence Centralia Hospital||01/01/17 to 12/31/17||54||+ details||view hospital|
|Providence Holy Family Hospital||01/01/17 to 12/31/17||47||+ details||view hospital|
|St. Clare Hospital||01/01/17 to 12/31/17||64||+ details||view hospital|
|Swedish First Hill/Ballard||01/01/17 to 12/31/17||54||+ details||view hospital|