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coronary artery disease outcomes
cancer care improvementcardiac surgery outcomescare coordinationcommunity acquired pneumonia
compliance with medical staff influenza vaccination policycongestive heart failure outcomes
controlling high blood pressurecoronary artery disease outcomes
depression screening for the chronically illeffective use of hospital resources
electronic health recordshospitalist program effective handoffsophthalmology: diabetic retinopathy
osteoporosis screeningpatient registry usagepatient safety office assessmentphysician office access
population health wellness initiativepostpartum carepotentially avoidable admissions
radiology mammography quality codingradiology turnaround timessepsis risk adjusted mortality index
smoking cessation education programstructured data capturesurgical care improvement
other additional initiatives

Objective: To improve the follow up care of patients discharged from Advocate hospitals with diagnoses of Acute Myocardial Infarction, Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty and Coronary Artery Bypass Graph procedure.   

Outcome

Measure

Year over Year Performance Indicator

LDL Screening

Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result

Percent with LDL Result < 100 mg/dl*

Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result 

Percent with LDL Result >= 130 mg/dl*

Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result 

Use of Anti-Platelet Medication* Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result
Blood Pressure Measurement

Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result 

Blood Pressure Control < 140/90 mm/Hg*

Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result

Body Mass Index*   Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result
Comprehensive Care*

Performance equal to or above 2010 APP result

 *Measure had an increased performance threshold in 2011. 

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