Heart Failure Deaths in Utah Hospitals
(IQI 16)
Adults 18 Years and Over: 2006-2008
Hospital Patients (Denominator) Actual Rate Expected Rate Statistical Rating
Utah Overall  9,747 3.2% 5.0% * * *
Allen Memorial Hospital  51 7.8% 2.6% * *
Alta View Hospital  176 4.0% 5.5% * *
American Fork Hospital  236 1.7% 4.8% * * *
Ashley Regional Medical Center  82 3.7% 2.6% * *
Beaver Valley Hospital  38 2.6% 2.1% * *
Castleview Hospital  100 6.0% 4.6% * *
Central Valley Hospital  67 1.5% 2.7% * *
Cottonwood Hospital  244 2.9% 6.2% * * *
Davis Hospital  237 7.2% 3.8% *
Dixie Regional  703 3.3% 5.0% * * *
Gunnison Valley Hospital  44 6.8% 2.3% * *
Intermountain Medical Center  649 2.3% 5.2% * * *
Jordan Valley Medical Center  282 4.3% 4.0% * *
Lakeview Hospital  177 4.0% 4.7% * *
LDS Hospital  930 2.4% 4.8% * * *
Logan Regional  185 3.8% 4.5% * *
McKay-Dee Hospital  817 2.9% 5.9% * * *
Mountain View Hospital  147 3.4% 4.8% * *
Mountain West Hospital  146 2.7% 4.4% * *
Ogden Regional  324 2.8% 5.8% * * *
Pioneer Valley Hospital  247 3.6% 4.6% * *
Salt Lake Regional  248 2.4% 5.8% * * *
Sevier Valley Hospital  71 7.0% 4.2% * *
St. Mark's Hospital  727 2.2% 5.9% * * *
Timpanogos Regional  172 4.7% 4.8% * *
University Health Care  670 3.7% 4.7% * *
Uintah Basin Hospital  77 3.9% 2.7% * *
Utah Valley Regional  883 4.1% 5.5% * *
Valley View Hospital  88 6.8% 4.3% * *
Veterans Administration Medical Center  744 1.5% 5.0% * * *
Most Utah hospitals (19 of 30) in this table had about the same rate of deaths as expected compared to similar patients nationwide.  Ten Utah hospitals had a lower rate than expected (***).  One hospital had a higher rate than expected (*).
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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).