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Vassar Brothers Medical Center ratings


Vassar Brothers Medical Center

45 READE PLACE, POUGHKEEPSIE, New York 12601 | (845) 454-8500

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trustedhealthstats Report

Hospital's Skills Factor

condition / procedure THS Experience Factor ¹
Heart failure and shock 867
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 596
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy 220
Acute myocardial infarction 197
Chest Pain 140
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc 136
Major small and large bowel procedures 134
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant 80
Extracranial procedures 76
Perc cardiovasc proc w drug-eluting stent 66
Major cardiovasc procedures 64
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity 56
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy 43
Coronary bypass 42
Diabetes 32
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures 24
Cardiac defibrillator implant 22
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion 20
Female reproductive system reconstructive procedures 18
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy 16

Patient's Satisfaction avg: 72.5%

area surveyed Percent Satisfied
nurses' communication 79%
doctors' communication 79%
general assistance 61%
pain control 72%
medicine guidance 63%
sanitary conditions 69%
quiet at night 51%
recovery at home guidance 84%

Heart Attack

30-Day Mortality Rates 13.9
No Different than U.S. National Rate
30-Day Readmission Rates 21.3
No Different than U.S. National Rate

Heart Failure

30-Day Mortality Rates 10.3
No Different than U.S. National Rate
30-Day Readmission Rates 27.4
Worse than U.S. National Rate


30-Day Mortality Rates 12.2
No Different than U.S. National Rate
30-Day Readmission Rates 21.7
Worse 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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