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St Joseph Mercy 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 St Joseph Mercy Hospital.

Basic Information

Address: 5301 E Huron River Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48106         Phone: 734-712-3791
Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals         Emergency Services:
Hospital Owner: Voluntary non-profit - Church

Major Inpatient Hospital Services

The information in this table reflects inpatient hospital services provided by St Joseph Mercy Hospital to Medicare beneficiaries.

Service Name Number of Cases Treated i
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity without MCC555
Heart failure and shock with CC242
Heart failure and shock with MCC212
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with MCC152
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with MCC146
Perc cardiovasc proc with drug-eluting stent without MCC129
Chest Pain123
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with CC116
Spinal fusion except cervical without MCC107
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without CC/MCC91
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion without CC/MCC91
Heart failure and shock without CC/MCC84
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with MCC82
Major small and large bowel procedures with CC61
Revision of hip or knee replacement with CC56
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with CC55
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant with CC54
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy without CC/MCC50
Extracranial procedures without CC/MCC49
Major small and large bowel procedures with MCC48
Coronary bypass without cardiac cath without MCC47
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath with CC45
Major small and large bowel procedures without CC/MCC43
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant without CC/MCC40
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion with CC/MCC or disc device/neurostim38
Cardiac defibrillator implant without cardiac cath without MCC37
Diabetes with MCC36
Major cardiovasc procedures with MCC or thoracic aortic aneurysm repair36
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity with MCC35
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive without CC/MCC33
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath with MCC32
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral without CC/MCC29
Bilateral or multiple major joint procs of lower extremity without MCC25
Revision of hip or knee replacement without CC/MCC23
Cervical spinal fusion without CC/MCC22
Female reproductive system reconstructive procedures21
Extracranial procedures with CC20
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures with MCC20
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. without CC/MCC18
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral with CC13
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath without CC/MCC12
Transurethral prostatectomy without CC/MCC12
Other musculoskelet sys and conn tiss O.R. proc with MCC11
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 (*)
Coronary bypass without cardiac cath with MCC<11 (*)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with MCC<11 (*)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with CC<11 (*)
Cholecystectomy except by laparoscope without c.d.e. with MCC<11 (*)
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral with MCC<11 (*)
Stomach, esophageal duodenal proc without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Cervical spinal fusion with CC<11 (*)
Spinal fusion except cervical with MCC<11 (*)
Major shoulder or elbow joint procedures with CC/MCC<11 (*)
Bilateral or multiple major joint procs of lower extremity with 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 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for neoplasm without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for neoplasm with MCC<11 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for neoplasm with CC<11 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for non-neoplasm with MCC<11 (*)
Transurethral procedures with MCC<11 (*)
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures with CC<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 St Joseph Mercy 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 11.7
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 9.8
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 13.9
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 723
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 10.7
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 9.1
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 12.6
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 1005
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 12
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 10.2
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 14.2
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 778
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 St Joseph Mercy 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. 3%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Usually" communicated well. 17%
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. 3%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Usually" communicated well. 17%
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. 7%
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. 68%
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. 18%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Usually" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 19%
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. 9%
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. 71%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Sometimes" or "Never" quiet at night. 8%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Usually" quiet at night. 33%
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. 88%
Percent of patients who reported that they were not given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 12%
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). 17%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 79%
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. 17%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would definitely recommend the hospital. 81%
Number of Completed Surveys 300 or more
Survey Response Rate Percent 37%
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