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William W Backus Hospital

326 WASHINGTON ST, NORWICH, Connecticut 06360 | (860) 889-8331

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Hospital's Skills Factor

condition / procedure THS Experience Factor ¹
Heart failure and shock 470
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 377
Acute myocardial infarction 198
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity 176
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy 162
Major small and large bowel procedures 127
Spinal fusion except cervical 74
Chest Pain 71
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion 53
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant 46
Biopsies of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue 35
Cervical spinal fusion 26
Diabetes 22
Extracranial procedures 22
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy 13
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy 12

Patient's Satisfaction avg: 70.0%

area surveyed Percent Satisfied
nurses' communication 75%
doctors' communication 75%
general assistance 61%
pain control 64%
medicine guidance 58%
sanitary conditions 74%
quiet at night 48%
recovery at home guidance 83%

Heart Attack

30-Day Mortality Rates 13.4
No Different than U.S. National Rate
30-Day Readmission Rates 18.1
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 24.1
No Different than U.S. National Rate

Pneumonia

30-Day Mortality Rates 10.1
No Different than U.S. National Rate
30-Day Readmission Rates 19.4
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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