Facility: Saint Joseph Hospital
Measure Name: Surgery patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery, who had hair removed using a safer method (electric clippers or hair removal cream – not a razor)
Desired Performance: High
US Average: 100%
Sample Size: 459
Timeframe: 01/01/2010 - 12/31/2010
Source: Hospital Compare
Footnote: The hospital indicated that the data submitted for this measure were based on a sample of cases.