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Pneumonia Data

Pneumonia patients whose initial emergency room blood culture was performed prior to the administration of the first hospital dose of antibiotics

Higher percentages are better.

Mercy 97%
Iowa Average 98%
National Average 98%

Pneumonia patients given the most appropriate initial antibiotic(s)

Higher percentages are better.

Mercy 99%
Iowa Average 93%
National Average 96%
4/1/13 – 3/31/14