Washington Hospital Quality
A service of the Washington State Hospital Association

What is this?

Patient received information in writing about what they needed to do to take care of themselves, including information about medication and follow-up care. Higher is better.

Why this matters?

People need to know how to take care of themselves after they leave the hospital so they don't get sick again.

Technical Description

Patients with Blood Clots who were Discharged on a Blood Thinner Medicine and Received Written Instructions About that Medicine: http://www.medicare.gov/hospitalcompare/Data/Measures.html

Hospital Date Range Value
Confluence Health/Central Washington Hospital 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 10% + details view hospital
Deaconess Hospital 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 6% + details view hospital
Harrison Medical Center 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 6% + details view hospital
Kadlec Regional Medical Center 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 0% + details view hospital
Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 0% + details view hospital
MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 0% + details view hospital
MultiCare Tacoma General/Allenmore Hospital 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 0% + details view hospital
PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 6% + details view hospital
PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 8% + details view hospital
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 0% + details view hospital
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 0% + details view hospital
Providence St. Peter Hospital 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 8% + details view hospital
St. Clare Hospital 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 0% + details view hospital
St. Joseph Medical Center 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 0% + details view hospital
Swedish Medical Center - Ballard 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 1% + details view hospital
Swedish Medical Center - Cherry Hill 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 3% + details view hospital
Swedish Medical Center - Edmonds 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 4% + details view hospital
Swedish Medical Center - First Hill 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 1% + details view hospital
University of Washington Medical Center 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 2% + details view hospital
UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 0% + details view hospital
UW Medicine/Valley Medical Center 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 0% + details view hospital
Virginia Mason Medical Center 10/1/2014 to 9/30/2015 0% + details view hospital