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Yale-new Haven Hospital - 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 Yale-new Haven Hospital.

Basic Information

Address: 20 York St, New Haven, CT 06504         Phone: 203-688-4242
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 Yale-new Haven Hospital to Medicare beneficiaries.

Service Name Number of Cases Treated i
Heart failure and shock with CC269
Perc cardiovasc proc with drug-eluting stent without MCC261
Chest Pain208
Heart failure and shock with MCC185
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity without MCC133
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with CC118
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath with CC106
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with MCC94
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with MCC83
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without CC/MCC74
Cardiac defibrillator implant without cardiac cath without MCC70
Heart failure and shock without CC/MCC59
Major small and large bowel procedures with CC56
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with MCC55
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant without CC/MCC52
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath with MCC50
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant with CC50
Spinal fusion except cervical without MCC47
Major small and large bowel procedures with MCC42
Coronary bypass without cardiac cath without MCC41
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with CC39
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion with CC/MCC or disc device/neurostim39
Major cardiovasc procedures with MCC or thoracic aortic aneurysm repair37
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy without CC/MCC33
Major small and large bowel procedures without CC/MCC27
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with CC26
Diabetes with MCC25
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity with MCC25
Extracranial procedures without CC/MCC23
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures with CC21
Female reproductive system reconstructive procedures21
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion without CC/MCC20
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. without CC/MCC18
Cervical spinal fusion with CC18
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures with MCC18
Coronary bypass without cardiac cath with MCC17
Stomach, esophageal duodenal proc without CC/MCC17
Cervical spinal fusion without CC/MCC17
Revision of hip or knee replacement with CC17
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with MCC15
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral with CC15
Kidney and ureter procedures for non-neoplasm with MCC15
Extracranial procedures with CC14
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive without CC/MCC13
Kidney and ureter procedures for neoplasm with CC12
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures without CC/MCC11
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Cardiac defibrillator implant without cardiac cath with MCC<11 (*)
Cardiac defib implant with cardiac cath without AMI/HF/shock without MCC<11 (*)
Cardiac defib implant with cardiac cath without AMI/HF/shock with MCC<11 (*)
Cholecystectomy except by laparoscope without c.d.e. with MCC<11 (*)
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral with MCC<11 (*)
Cervical spinal fusion with MCC<11 (*)
Major shoulder or elbow joint procedures with CC/MCC<11 (*)
Bilateral or multiple major joint procs of lower extremity without MCC<11 (*)
Revision of hip or knee replacement without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Revision of hip or knee replacement with MCC<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 MCC<11 (*)
Transurethral procedures with MCC<11 (*)
Transurethral prostatectomy without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Transurethral prostatectomy with CC/MCC<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 Yale-new Haven Hospital 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 12
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack Better than U.S. National Rate
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 10
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 14.4
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 540
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 8.6
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure Better than U.S. National Rate
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 7.3
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 10
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 1030
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 9
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia Better than U.S. National Rate
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 7.5
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 10.6
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 728
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 Yale-new Haven Hospital 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. 15%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Always" communicated well. 81%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Sometimes" or "Never" communicated well. 4%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Usually" communicated well. 16%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Always" communicated well. 80%
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. 25%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Always" received help as soon as they wanted. 64%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Sometimes" or "Never" well controlled. 6%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Usually" well controlled. 28%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Always" well controlled. 66%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Sometimes" or "Never" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 24%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Usually" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 17%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Always" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 59%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Sometimes" or "Never" clean. 10%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Usually" clean. 20%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Always" clean. 70%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Sometimes" or "Never" quiet at night. 18%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Usually" quiet at night. 30%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Always" quiet at night. 52%
Percent of patients who reported that YES,they were given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 84%
Percent of patients who reported that they were not given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 16%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 6 or lower on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 8%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 7 or 8 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 20%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 72%
Percent of patients who reported NO,they would not recommend the hospital. 3%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would probably recommend the hospital. 19%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would definitely recommend the hospital. 78%
Number of Completed Surveys 300 or more
Survey Response Rate Percent 32%
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