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Miriam 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 Miriam Hospital.

Basic Information

Address: 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI 02906         Phone: 401-793-2500
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 Miriam Hospital to Medicare beneficiaries.

Service Name Number of Cases Treated i
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity without MCC255
Heart failure and shock with CC133
Perc cardiovasc proc with drug-eluting stent without MCC85
Heart failure and shock with MCC75
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with CC69
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with MCC57
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with MCC51
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with MCC46
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without CC/MCC45
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with CC41
Major small and large bowel procedures with CC39
Heart failure and shock without CC/MCC33
Coronary bypass without cardiac cath without MCC29
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath with CC26
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant without CC/MCC23
Major small and large bowel procedures with MCC22
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant with CC20
Spinal fusion except cervical without MCC18
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. without CC/MCC17
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive without CC/MCC16
Major small and large bowel procedures without CC/MCC15
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath with MCC14
Major cardiovasc procedures with MCC or thoracic aortic aneurysm repair14
Chest Pain13
Extracranial procedures without CC/MCC13
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion without CC/MCC12
Diabetes with MCC11
Coronary bypass without cardiac cath with MCC11
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with CC11
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Cardiac defibrillator implant without cardiac cath without 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 (*)
Extracranial procedures with CC<11 (*)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. 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 (*)
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral with CC<11 (*)
Stomach, esophageal duodenal proc without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Cervical spinal fusion without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Cervical spinal fusion with CC<11 (*)
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion with CC/MCC or disc device/neurostim<11 (*)
Bilateral or multiple major joint procs of lower extremity without MCC<11 (*)
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity with MCC<11 (*)
Revision of hip or knee replacement without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Revision of hip or knee replacement with CC<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 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for non-neoplasm 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 (*)

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 Miriam 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 11.4
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 9.1
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 14.1
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 351
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 12.5
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 10.3
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 15.1
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 512
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 11.6
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 9.5
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 14.1
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 505
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 Miriam 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. 14%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Always" communicated well. 83%
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. 13%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Always" communicated well. 83%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Sometimes" or "Never" received help as soon as they wanted. 8%
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. 67%
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. 21%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Always" well controlled. 74%
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. 16%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Always" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 65%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Sometimes" or "Never" clean. 5%
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. 78%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Sometimes" or "Never" quiet at night. 16%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Usually" quiet at night. 35%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Always" quiet at night. 49%
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). 5%
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). 79%
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. 12%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would definitely recommend the hospital. 85%
Number of Completed Surveys 300 or more
Survey Response Rate Percent 41%
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