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Ohio State University Hospitals - 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 Ohio State University Hospitals.

Basic Information

Address: 410 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210         Phone: 614-293-9700
Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals         Emergency Services: Yes
Hospital Owner: Government - State

Major Inpatient Hospital Services

The information in this table reflects inpatient hospital services provided by Ohio State University Hospitals to Medicare beneficiaries.

Service Name Number of Cases Treated i
Perc cardiovasc proc with drug-eluting stent without MCC193
Heart failure and shock with CC185
Heart failure and shock with MCC139
Cardiac defibrillator implant without cardiac cath without MCC133
Chest Pain123
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with CC122
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity without MCC95
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with MCC87
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without CC/MCC72
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with MCC61
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant with CC57
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant without CC/MCC55
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with MCC51
Heart failure and shock without CC/MCC49
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with CC47
Stomach, esophageal duodenal proc without CC/MCC40
Major small and large bowel procedures with MCC39
Extracranial procedures without CC/MCC37
Major small and large bowel procedures with CC35
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath with MCC32
Major cardiovasc procedures with MCC or thoracic aortic aneurysm repair32
Coronary bypass without cardiac cath without MCC31
Diabetes with MCC28
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral with CC28
Spinal fusion except cervical without MCC27
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath with CC26
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with CC26
Major small and large bowel procedures without CC/MCC25
Kidney and ureter procedures for non-neoplasm with MCC22
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath without CC/MCC18
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral without CC/MCC18
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion with CC/MCC or disc device/neurostim18
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity with MCC17
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive without CC/MCC16
Cardiac defibrillator implant without cardiac cath with MCC16
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion without CC/MCC16
Revision of hip or knee replacement with CC14
Coronary bypass without cardiac cath with MCC13
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy without CC/MCC13
Cholecystectomy except by laparoscope without c.d.e. with MCC11
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures with MCC11
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 (*)
Extracranial procedures with CC<11 (*)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with MCC<11 (*)
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral with MCC<11 (*)
Cervical spinal fusion without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Cervical spinal fusion with 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 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 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for neoplasm with CC<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 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 Ohio State University Hospitals 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 14.8
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 11.8
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 18.2
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 324
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 10.4
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 8.3
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 12.9
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 496
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 9.6
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 7.5
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 12.2
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 346
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 Ohio State University Hospitals 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. 18%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Always" communicated well. 78%
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. 17%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Always" communicated well. 78%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Sometimes" or "Never" received help as soon as they wanted. 10%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Usually" received help as soon as they wanted. 28%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Always" received help as soon as they wanted. 62%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Sometimes" or "Never" well controlled. 7%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Usually" well controlled. 23%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Always" well controlled. 70%
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. 9%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Usually" clean. 22%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Always" clean. 69%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Sometimes" or "Never" quiet at night. 12%
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. 55%
Percent of patients who reported that YES,they were given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 85%
Percent of patients who reported that they were not given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 15%
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). 19%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 73%
Percent of patients who reported NO,they would not recommend the hospital. 4%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would probably recommend the hospital. 20%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would definitely recommend the hospital. 76%
Number of Completed Surveys 300 or more
Survey Response Rate Percent 29%
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