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Readmissions & Deaths Data

Rate of readmission for heart attack patients

Mercy No Different than U.S. National Rate
National Average 18%

Death rate for heart attack patients

Mercy No Different than U.S. National Rate
National Average 15%

Rate of readmission for heart failure patients

Mercy No Different than U.S. National Rate
National Average 23%

Death rate for heart failure patients

Mercy No Different than U.S. National Rate
National Average 12%

Rate of readmission for pneumonia patients

Mercy No Different than U.S. National Rate
National Average 18%

Death rate for pneumonia patients

Mercy No Different than U.S. National Rate
National Average 12%

Rate of readmission after hip or knee surgery

Mercy Better than the U.S. National Rate
National Average 5%

Rate of readmission after discharge from hospital (hospital-wide)

Mercy No Different than U.S. National Rate
National Average 16%
7/1/12 – 6/30/13
Source: www.hospitalcompare.hhs.gov
Percentages rounded to the whole number.