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The Orthopedic Specialty 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 The Orthopedic Specialty Hospital.

Basic Information

Address: 5848 South 300 East, Murray, UT 84107         Phone: 801-314-4100
Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals         Emergency Services:
Hospital Owner: Voluntary non-profit - Private

Major Inpatient Hospital Services

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

Service Name Number of Cases Treated i
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity without MCC251
Spinal fusion except cervical without MCC22
Revision of hip or knee replacement without CC/MCC15
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion without CC/MCC14
Revision of hip or knee replacement with CC12
Bilateral or multiple major joint procs of lower extremity without MCC11
Cervical spinal fusion without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion with CC/MCC or disc device/neurostim<11 (*)
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity with 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 The Orthopedic Specialty 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 Not Available
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack Not Available
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack Not Available
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack Not Available
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack Not Available
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack No data are available from the hospital for this measure
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure Not Available
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure Not Available
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure Not Available
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure Not Available
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure Not Available
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure No data are available from the hospital for this measure
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia Not Available
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia Not Available
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia Not Available
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia Not Available
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia Not Available
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia No data are available from the hospital for this measure

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 The Orthopedic Specialty 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. 2%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Usually" communicated well. 17%
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. 1%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Usually" communicated well. 13%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Always" communicated well. 86%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Sometimes" or "Never" received help as soon as they wanted. 4%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Usually" received help as soon as they wanted. 19%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Always" received help as soon as they wanted. 77%
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. 14%
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. 69%
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. 14%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Always" clean. 82%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Sometimes" or "Never" quiet at night. 4%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Usually" quiet at night. 29%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Always" quiet at night. 67%
Percent of patients who reported that YES,they were given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 91%
Percent of patients who reported that they were not given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 9%
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). 15%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 81%
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. 11%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would definitely recommend the hospital. 87%
Number of Completed Surveys 300 or more
Survey Response Rate Percent 64%
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