Stroke Deaths in Utah Hospitals
(IQI 17)
Adults 18 Years and Over: 2005-2007
Hospital Patients (Denominator) Actual Rate Expected Rate Statistical Rating
Utah Overall  6,714 10.5% 11.0% * *
Alta View Hospital  121 9.1% 9.0% * *
American Fork Hospital  132 9.8% 7.2% * *
Brigham City Community  37 8.1% 5.8% * *
Castleview Hospital  60 11.7% 9.0% * *
Cottonwood Hospital  186 4.8% 6.7% * *
Davis Hospital  139 8.6% 6.8% * *
Dixie Regional  475 5.5% 7.1% * *
Gunnison Valley Hospital  31 3.2% 4.5% * *
Intermountain Medical Care  55 16.4% 18.8% * *
Jordan Valley Hospital  69 15.9% 9.9% * *
LDS Hospital  803 11.6% 15.5% * * *
Lakeview Hospital  132 9.8% 10.2% * *
Logan Regional  130 9.2% 9.5% * *
McKay-Dee Hospital  740 11.4% 10.9% * *
Mountain View Hospital  85 7.1% 7.0% * *
Ogden Regional  201 7.5% 10.9% * *
Pioneer Valley Hospital  46 10.9% 10.0% * *
Salt Lake Regional  61 6.6% 7.2% * *
Sevier Valley Hospital  45 8.9% 5.7% * *
St. Mark's Hospital 398 5.5% 9.1% * * *
Timpanogos Regional  80 10.0% 8.9% * *
Uintah Basin Hospital  30 20.0% 6.6% *
University Health Care  1,530 12.8% 12.9% * *
Utah Valley Regional  702 12.8% 12.8% * *
Valley View Hospital  102 5.9% 7.1% * *
Veterans Administration Medical Center  152 7.9% 9.7% * *
Most Utah hospitals in this table had about the same rate of deaths as expected compared to similar patients nationwide.  Two hospitals had a lower rate (***).  One hospital had a higher rate (*).
         
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Rating: based on the Exact 95% Confidence Interval test of statistical significance. 
***  Lower % deaths than expected,  ** same % deaths as expected,   * higher % deaths than expected.
 
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 adjusted for its patient mix (age, gender, how ill the patients were).