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Quality Measures: Heart Failure Care

If you experience heart failure, your heart can’t pump enough blood to get your body the oxygen and nutrients it needs. While not the same as a heart attack, heart failure can be caused by a heart attack.

Effective Heart Failure Care

At Mount Auburn Hospital, you or your loved ones benefit from heart failure care that meets national standards.

Mortality Rate 30 Days After Hospital Admission

This data reflects death for any reason within 30 days of admission for heart failure, also known as congestive heart failure.

Mount Auburn Hospital 11.4%
United States Avg 11.6%

Readmission Rate 30 Days After Hospital Discharge

This data reflects rates of unplanned hospital readmission within 30 days of being discharged after treatment for heart failure.

Mount Auburn Hospital 22.9%
United States Avg 22.0%

Payment Associated with Heart Failure

Mount Auburn Hospital — 16,155 Dollars

United States Avg — 15,223 Dollars

Economical Heart Failure Care

You can assess the value of heart failure care by looking at both the quality of care and the cost of care.

Payment Associated with a 30-Day Episode-of-Care

This data estimates a hospital-level risk-standardized payment (RSP) for heart failure care starting with inpatient admission and extending 30 days.

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Learn more about cardiac care at Mount Auburn hospital or view our network of providers to search for a doctor by name, specialty, gender or location.

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