Jefferson Regional Medical Center, 565 COAL VALLEY RD, CLAIRTON, PA, 15025
NPI Number : 1578560504 | Territory Name: OH-PA
IDN: Allegheny Health Network

Talking Points:

  • Incidence Rate: Jefferson Regional Medical Center Cardiac patients have an RBS Incidence rate of 17.5% compared to the national average of 12.39%
  • LOS: Jefferson Regional Medical Center Cardiac patients with RBS have an extra LOS of 6 days
  • ICU LOS: Jefferson Regional Medical Center Cardiac patients with RBS have stay for 2 extra days in the ICU
  • Readmission Rate: Jefferson Regional Medical Center Cardiac patients with RBS have a readmission rate of 59.26% compared to those without RBS of 22.05% which is an excess readmission rate of 37.21%
  • Total Cost of Care Per Hospitalization: Jefferson Regional Medical Center Cardiac patients with RBS have an extra cost of care per hospitalization of $15,298 (Difference of $41,037 with RBS and $25,739 without RBS). The total cost of care includes initial Index Hospitalization, Rehospitalization costs, Nursing Home costs, Home Health costs and ED costs. Hospitals are increasingly tracking the total cost of care because of Value-Based Purchasing programs, Medicare Spending Per Beneficiary efficiency efforts, and also the shift to Accountable Care Organization (ACO) models.
April 2017 to Mar 2020 April 2019 to Mar 2020
Hospital Cardiac Procedures (Cardiac Valve & Coronary Bypass) 160 51
RBS Incidence Rate 17.5 % NA
LOS Impact
Avg. LOS Cardiac Procedures 8.48 8.45
Avg. LOS Cardiac Procedures with RBS 13.36 NA
Avg. LOS Cardiac Procedures without RBS 7.45 NA
Avg. LOS Difference with & without RBS 5.91 NA
ICU LOS Impact
Avg. ICU LOS Cardiac Procedures 4.74 3.0
Avg. ICU LOS Cardiac Procedures with RBS 6.57 NA
Avg. ICU LOS Cardiac Procedures without RBS 4.44 NA
Avg. ICU LOS Difference with & without RBS 2.13 NA
30 Day Readmission Rate Impact*
30 Day Readmission Rate Cardiac Procedures 28.57 % 27.66 %
30 Day Readmission Rate Cardiac Procedures with RBS 59.26 % NA
30 Day Readmission Rate Cardiac Procedures without RBS 22.05 % NA
30 Day Readmission Rate Difference with & without RBS 37.21 % NA
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Impact
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Cardiac Procedures 0.63 % NA
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Cardiac Procedures with RBS NA NA
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Cardiac Procedures without RBS 0.76 % NA
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Difference with & without RBS NA NA
90 Day Cost of Care Impact**
90 Day Cost of Care Cardiac Procedures $ 28,475 $ 29,474
90 Day Cost of Care Cardiac Procedures with RBS $ 41,037 NA
90 Day Cost of Care Cardiac Procedures without RBS $ 25,739 NA
Avg. 90 Day Cost of Care per Hospitalization Difference with & without RBS $ 15,298 NA
* Upto Feb 2020 ** Upto Dec 2019
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