VASSAR BROTHERS MEDICAL CENTER

Address: 45 READE PLACE,POUGHKEEPSIE, NY 12601

General Information:

Hospital Type Acute Care Hospitals
Provides emergency services? Yes

Readmission Reduction Measure: Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI)

Readmission Reduction Ratio 0.9689
Time Period July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2014
Number of Readmissions 82

Readmission Reduction Measure: Pneumonia (PN)

Readmission Reduction Ratio 1.1037
Time Period July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2014
Number of Readmissions 153

Readmission Reduction Measure: Heart Failure (HF)

Readmission Reduction Ratio 1.0691
Time Period July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2014
Number of Readmissions 236

Readmission Reduction Measure: Hip/Knee Arthroplasty

Readmission Reduction Ratio 1.2406
Time Period July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2014
Number of Readmissions 17

Readmission Reduction Measure: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Readmission Reduction Ratio 1.0999
Time Period July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2014
Number of Readmissions 177

Hospital Infection Details

Central Bloodstream Infections Better than the U.S. National Benchmark 0.207
Urinary Tract Infections No Different than U.S. National Benchmark 1.049
Colon Surgery Infections Better than the U.S. National Benchmark 0.191
Staphylococcus Aureus Bloodstream No Different than U.S. National Benchmark 0.622

Hospital Timely and Effective Care

Hospital Rating (Scale of 1-5)

Overall Hospital Rating 3
Doctor Communication 3
Nurse Communication 4
Pain Management 4
Room Cleanliness 2
Staff Responsiveness 2
Room Quietness 1

Patient Reports Information:

SURVEY DATES: 4/1/2014-3/31/2015

Source: data.medicare.gov

OVERALL PATIENT RATING (10 BEING THE HIGHEST)

HOW OFTEN DID NURSES COMMUNICATE WELL?

HOW OFTEN DID DOCTORS COMMUNICATE WELL?

HOW OFTEN WAS PAIN WELL CONTROLLED?

HOW OFTEN WAS ROOM & BATHROOM CLEAN?

RESPONSES TO “WOULD YOU RECOMMEND THIS HOSPITAL?”

Source: Medicare.gov

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