Heart Bypass Surgery Deaths in Utah Hospitals (IQI 12)
Adults Age 40 Years and Over:  2004-2006
Hospital Heart Bypass Patients Actual Deaths Expected Deaths Statistical Rating
Utah Overall  5,112 3.5% 3.7% * *
Dixie Regional Medical Center 785 2.4% 3.3% * *
LDS Hospital  1,105 5.5% 5.0% * *
McKay-Dee Hospital  747 2.0% 3.0% * *
Ogden Regional Medical Center 192 2.6% 2.5% * *
Salt Lake Regional Medical Center 144 6.3% 2.5% *
St. Mark's  868 2.8% 3.6% * *
Timpanogos Regional Hospital 37 0.0% 3.2% * * *
University Health Care  383 4.7% 3.4% * *
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center 623 4.0% 4.1% * *
Veterans Administration Medical Center  228 2.2% 2.8% * *
All Utah hospitals had about as many deaths as expected compared to similar patients 
in the U.S.
The following hospital treated at least one patient but less than 30 patients: (none).
Statistical Rating: based on the Exact 95% Confidence Interval test of statistical significance, except hospitals 
with no deaths from 2004 through 2006 have three stars.  Ratings based on small numbers may be unreliable.
* * *  Fewer deaths than expected (better) * *    Same as expected *      More deaths than expected
 
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Actual deaths: percentage of patients who received care for this condition or procedure and died in this hospital.  
Expected deaths: percentage of patients who were expected to die at this hospital if it performed the same as other U.S. hospitals that treated similar patients (age, gender, how ill the patients were).