Stroke Deaths in Utah Hospitals
(IQI 17)
Adults 18 Years and Over: 2006-2008
Hospital Patients (Denominator) Actual Rate Expected Rate Statistical Rating
Utah Overall  6,754 9.2% 11.5% * * *
Alta View Hospital  100 9.0% 7.8% * *
American Fork Hospital  102 8.8% 10.0% * *
Brigham City Community  30 10.0% 7.3% * *
Castleview Hospital  58 17.2% 11.6% * *
Cottonwood Hospital  97 4.1% 6.3% * *
Davis Hospital  106 2.8% 5.6% * *
Dixie Regional  507 5.1% 7.8% * * *
Intermountain Medical Center  526 11.0% 15.4% * * *
Jordan Valley Medical Center  68 13.2% 9.2% * *
Lakeview Hospital  131 7.6% 11.5% * *
LDS Hospital  559 8.6% 14.4% * * *
Logan Regional  119 7.6% 8.8% * *
McKay-Dee Hospital  751 7.5% 10.9% * * *
Mountain View Hospital  88 6.8% 7.3% * *
Ogden Regional  192 9.9% 11.7% * *
Pioneer Valley Hospital  30 23.3% 14.9% * *
Salt Lake Regional  58 5.2% 7.0% * *
Sevier Valley Hospital  42 9.5% 6.1% * *
St. Mark's Hospital  398 4.8% 9.2% * * *
Timpanogos Regional  70 2.9% 10.1% * * *
University Health Care  1,544 11.7% 13.7% * * *
Utah Valley Regional  695 11.9% 12.6% * *
Valley View Hospital  107 3.7% 6.2% * *
Veterans Administration Medical Center  156 5.1% 10.7% * * *
Most Utah hospitals (16 of 24) in this table had about the same rate of deaths as expected (**) compared to similar patients nationwide.  Eight hospitals had a lower rate (***).  No 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).