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Quality Report - Heart & Vascular Institute

Accreditation/Certifications

  • ST Elevation (a sign you may be in the early stages of a heart attack) Myocardial Infarction (STEMI) Receiving Center (LA County)
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center (Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care)

Awards/Distinctions

 Measures Reported

Heart Attack

A heart attack happens when the arteries leading to the heart become blocked and the blood supply is slowed or stopped.(Learn more).

*Percentages are based on data reported by The Joint Commission from July 2012-June 2013.

Heart Attack: National Quality Improvement Goals
Higher percentages are better

ACE inhibitor or ARB given for LVSD (left ventricular systolic dysfunction
 

Heart attack patients given aspirin at arrival

Heart attack patients aspirin at discharge
 

Heart attack patients given beta blocker at discharge
 

Heart attack patients given PCI within 90 minutes of arrival
 

Heart attack patients given statin at discharge
 

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Heart Failure
Heart failure is a weakening of the heart's pumping power. With heart failure, your body doesn't get enough oxygen and nutrients to meet its needs.(Learn more)

Heart Failure: National Quality Improvement Goals
Higher percentages are better

ACE inhibitor or ARB given for LVSD

Heart failure patients given discharge instructions

Heart Failure patients given an assessment of Left Ventricular (LVF) function

 

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