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Greenwich Hospital Association - Profile, Major Services, Health Measures, and Patient Experience

The following tables show the profile, major inpatient hospital services, 30-day mortality measures, and patient hospital experience survey at Greenwich Hospital Association.

Basic Information

Address: 5 Perryridge Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830         Phone: 203-863-3000
Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals         Emergency Services: Yes
Hospital Owner: Voluntary non-profit - Private

Major Inpatient Hospital Services

The information in this table reflects inpatient hospital services provided by Greenwich Hospital Association to Medicare beneficiaries.

Service Name Number of Cases Treated i
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity without MCC260
Chest Pain101
Heart failure and shock with CC86
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with MCC75
Heart failure and shock with MCC71
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion without CC/MCC64
Major small and large bowel procedures with CC43
Heart failure and shock without CC/MCC42
Spinal fusion except cervical without MCC42
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without CC/MCC41
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with CC39
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with MCC36
Major small and large bowel procedures with MCC24
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with CC20
Major small and large bowel procedures without CC/MCC20
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with MCC16
Extracranial procedures without CC/MCC15
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity with MCC15
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant without CC/MCC14
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant with CC14
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. without CC/MCC14
Cervical spinal fusion without CC/MCC13
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion with CC/MCC or disc device/neurostim13
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy without CC/MCC13
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive without CC/MCC12
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with CC12
Diabetes with MCC<11 (*)
Major cardiovasc procedures with MCC or thoracic aortic aneurysm repair<11 (*)
Cardiac defibrillator implant without cardiac cath without MCC<11 (*)
Cardiac defibrillator implant without cardiac cath with MCC<11 (*)
Extracranial procedures with CC<11 (*)
Perc cardiovasc proc with drug-eluting stent without MCC<11 (*)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with MCC<11 (*)
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral with CC<11 (*)
Stomach, esophageal duodenal proc without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Cervical spinal fusion with MCC<11 (*)
Cervical spinal fusion with CC<11 (*)
Spinal fusion except cervical with MCC<11 (*)
Revision of hip or knee replacement without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Revision of hip or knee replacement with MCC<11 (*)
Revision of hip or knee replacement with CC<11 (*)
Biopsies of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Biopsies of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with MCC<11 (*)
Biopsies of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with CC<11 (*)
Other musculoskelet sys and conn tiss O.R. proc with MCC<11 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for neoplasm without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for neoplasm with CC<11 (*)
Transurethral procedures with MCC<11 (*)
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures with MCC<11 (*)
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures with CC<11 (*)
Transurethral prostatectomy without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Transurethral prostatectomy with CC/MCC<11 (*)
Female reproductive system reconstructive procedures<11 (*)

Note: (*) indicates data cannot be disclosed to protect personal health information due to the small number of Medicare patients.
CC: Complicating or Comorbid condition; MCC: Major Complicating or Comorbid Condition.

30-Day Mortality Measures

The 30-day mortality rate at Greenwich Hospital Association was calculated by CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) using Medicare claims and eligibility information as well as VA administrative information.

Measure Name Result
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 14.2
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack No Different than U.S. National Rate
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 11.2
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 17.6
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 145
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 13.4
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure No Different than U.S. National Rate
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 11.2
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 15.9
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 443
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 12.5
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia No Different than U.S. National Rate
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 10.4
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 15
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 499
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia

Patient Hospital Experience Survey

The Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) Patient Survey is a 32-item survey instrument and data collection methodology for measuring patients’ perceptions of their hospital experience. This survey at Greenwich Hospital Association is administered to a random sample of adult inpatients between 48 hours and six weeks after discharge.

Survey Question Result
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Sometimes" or "Never" communicated well. 4%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Usually" communicated well. 16%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Always" communicated well. 80%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Sometimes" or "Never" communicated well. 5%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Usually" communicated well. 14%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Always" communicated well. 81%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Sometimes" or "Never" received help as soon as they wanted. 11%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Usually" received help as soon as they wanted. 23%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Always" received help as soon as they wanted. 66%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Sometimes" or "Never" well controlled. 5%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Usually" well controlled. 22%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Always" well controlled. 73%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Sometimes" or "Never" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 19%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Usually" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 18%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Always" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 63%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Sometimes" or "Never" clean. 4%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Usually" clean. 17%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Always" clean. 79%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Sometimes" or "Never" quiet at night. 13%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Usually" quiet at night. 28%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Always" quiet at night. 59%
Percent of patients who reported that YES,they were given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 82%
Percent of patients who reported that they were not given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 18%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 6 or lower on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 4%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 7 or 8 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 16%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 80%
Percent of patients who reported NO,they would not recommend the hospital. 2%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would probably recommend the hospital. 13%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would definitely recommend the hospital. 85%
Number of Completed Surveys 300 or more
Survey Response Rate Percent 35%
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