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Palomar Medical Center

555 E VALLEY PARKWAY, ESCONDIDO, California 92025 | (760) 739-3000

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Hospital's Skills Factor

condition / procedure THS Experience Factor ¹
Heart failure and shock 260
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity 170
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 158
Perc cardiovasc proc w drug-eluting stent 84
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy 76
Major small and large bowel procedures 66
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion 64
Acute myocardial infarction 55
Chest Pain 49
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant 38
Spinal fusion except cervical 27
Transurethral prostatectomy 19
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy 19
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy 16
Revision of hip or knee replacement 14
Cervical spinal fusion 11

Patient's Satisfaction avg: 57.5%

area surveyed Percent Satisfied
nurses' communication 67%
doctors' communication 74%
general assistance 53%
pain control 63%
medicine guidance 45%
sanitary conditions 56%
quiet at night 36%
recovery at home guidance 74%

Heart Attack

30-Day Mortality Rates 14
No Different than U.S. National Rate
30-Day Readmission Rates 19.8
No Different than U.S. National Rate

Heart Failure

30-Day Mortality Rates 13.4
No Different than U.S. National Rate
30-Day Readmission Rates 22.3
No Different than U.S. National Rate

Pneumonia

30-Day Mortality Rates 12.9
No Different than U.S. National Rate
30-Day Readmission Rates 16.7
No Different than U.S. National Rate
¹ THS Experience Factor is calculated using THS "experience formulas" that factor in the grade of severity and complications associated with the reported procedure and diagnosis.
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