Quality Report -> Hospitals -> Pneumonia


Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs caused by viruses or bacteria. Proper medications, vaccinations and a healthy lifestyle can reduce the effects of pneumonia. The quality measures you see here relate to the care given to patients who already have pneumonia when they come to the hospital for treatment.

Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination

Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

Pneumonia Patients Given Initial Antibiotic(s) within 6 Hours After Arrival

Pneumonia Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling

Pneumonia Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)

Pneumonia Patients Whose Initial Emergency Room Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To The Administration Of The First Hospital Dose Of Antibiotics

Mortality Information

Pneumonia (PN) 30-Day Mortality Rate

Pneumonia (PN) 30-Day Readmission Rate

Report Date Range: 01/01/2010 - 12/31/2010

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