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Heart Failure

Heart Failure

Higher percentages are better (some of the recommended care given to patients only if appropriate.) 

Data current as of December 2010

Hospital Process of Care Measure
Rex Healthcare
United States Average
Percent of heart failure patients given discharge instructions 81% 87%
Percent of heart failure patients given an evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic (LVS) function 98% 98%
Percent of heart failure patients given ACE inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD) 90% 94%
Percent of heart failure patients given smoking cessation advice/counseling 100% 98%