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Heart Attack Data

Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who needed specialized care were transferred to another hospital

A lower number of minutes is better.

Mercy Not Available*
Iowa Average 17,761 Minutes
National Average 11,646 Minutes

Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG

A lower number of minutes is better.

Mercy 5 Minutes
Iowa Average 7 Minutes
National Average 7 Minutes

Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival

Higher percentages are better.

Mercy 100%
Iowa Average 95%
National Average 96%

Heart attack patients given fibrinolytic medication within 30 minutes of arrival

Higher percentages are better.

Mercy Not Available*
Iowa Average 39%
National Average 58%

Heart attack patients given PCI within 90 minutes of arrival

Higher percentages are better.

Mercy Not Available*
Iowa Average 97%
National Average 95%
10/1/15 – 9/30/16
* No cases met the criteria for this measure.