Surgical Complications - Bronson Methodist Hospital - Bronson Healthcare

This section shows serious complications that patients with Original Medicare experienced during a hospital stay, and how often patients who were admitted with certain conditions died while they were in the hospital. These complications and deaths can often be prevented if hospitals follow procedures based on best practices and scientific evidence.

Bronson Methodist Hospital U.S.
National
Rate

Rate of complications for hip/knee replacement patients

Lower percentages are better
Data from 4/1/2010 to 3/31/2013
2.3%
No different than National Rate
3.3%

Serious complications (from Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality)  

Data from 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2013

Worse than the National Rate
0.88

Deaths among patients with serious treatable complications after surgery (from Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality) 

Data from 7/1/2011 to 6/30/2013

Worse than the National Rate
118.52 per 1,000 patient discharges

Reviewed by Corporate Communications on January 22, 2015

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