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Pneumonia

Hospital Process of Care Measures - Pneumonia

 

National Average

Tennessee Average

Erlanger

Data Collected

 

 

 

 

From

To

Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

94%

96%

99% of 185 patients

4/1/10

3/31/11

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

96%

97%

96% of 200 patients

4/1/10

3/31/11

Pneumonia Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling

98%

99%

100% of 182 patients

4/1/10

3/31/11

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

96%

97%

95% of 230 patients

4/1/10

3/31/11

Pneumonia Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)

94%

95%

96% of 129 patients

4/1/10

3/31/11

Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination

93%

95%

96% of 193 patients

10/1/10

3/31/11

Data Last Updated: January 26, 2012