Houston Methodist West Hospital, 18500 KATY FWY, HOUSTON, TX, 77094
NPI Number : 1083937593 | Territory Name: TX S
IDN: Houston Methodist

Talking Points:

  • Incidence Rate: Houston Methodist West Hospital Cardiac patients have an RBS Incidence rate of 22.55% compared to the national average of 12.39%
  • LOS: Houston Methodist West Hospital Cardiac patients with RBS have an extra LOS of 4 days
  • ICU LOS: Houston Methodist West Hospital Cardiac patients with RBS have stay for 3 extra days in the ICU
  • Readmission Rate: Houston Methodist West Hospital Cardiac patients with RBS have a readmission rate of 52.17% compared to those without RBS of 23.38% which is an excess readmission rate of 28.79%
  • Total Cost of Care Per Hospitalization: Houston Methodist West Hospital Cardiac patients with RBS have an extra cost of care per hospitalization of $13,259 (Difference of $44,460 with RBS and $31,201 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) 102 27
RBS Incidence Rate 22.55 % NA
LOS Impact
Avg. LOS Cardiac Procedures 9.27 9.37
Avg. LOS Cardiac Procedures with RBS 12.7 NA
Avg. LOS Cardiac Procedures without RBS 8.28 NA
Avg. LOS Difference with & without RBS 4.42 NA
ICU LOS Impact
Avg. ICU LOS Cardiac Procedures 4.93 4.41
Avg. ICU LOS Cardiac Procedures with RBS 7.35 NA
Avg. ICU LOS Cardiac Procedures without RBS 4.23 NA
Avg. ICU LOS Difference with & without RBS 3.12 NA
30 Day Readmission Rate Impact*
30 Day Readmission Rate Cardiac Procedures 30.0 % 30.77 %
30 Day Readmission Rate Cardiac Procedures with RBS 52.17 % NA
30 Day Readmission Rate Cardiac Procedures without RBS 23.38 % NA
30 Day Readmission Rate Difference with & without RBS 28.79 % NA
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Impact
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Cardiac Procedures NA NA
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Cardiac Procedures with RBS NA NA
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Cardiac Procedures without RBS NA NA
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Difference with & without RBS NA NA
90 Day Cost of Care Impact**
90 Day Cost of Care Cardiac Procedures $ 34,377 $ 39,149
90 Day Cost of Care Cardiac Procedures with RBS $ 44,460 NA
90 Day Cost of Care Cardiac Procedures without RBS $ 31,201 NA
Avg. 90 Day Cost of Care per Hospitalization Difference with & without RBS $ 13,259 NA
* Upto Feb 2020 ** Upto Dec 2019
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