Norton Womens's and Kosair Children's Hospital

4001 Dutchmans Ln, Louisville KY, 40207

(502) 893-1100

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 448 cases.

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Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 1031 cases.

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Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 1645 cases.

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Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 3611 cases.

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Valve Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 339 cases.

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Defibrillator Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 67 hospital cases and a national average of 75 cases.

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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 386 hospital cases and a national average of 156 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 438 cases.

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Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 353 cases.

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Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 1098 cases.

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Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 3229 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 901 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 823 cases.

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Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 640 cases.

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Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 1602 cases.

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Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 416 cases.

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Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 200 cases.

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Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 404 hospital cases and a national average of 118 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality Based Rating on 412 cases.

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Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 1721 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 1040 hospital cases and a national average of 253 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 1565 hospital cases and a national average of 248 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 1632 hospital cases and a national average of 418 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Prostate Surgery

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Prostate Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 110 hospital cases and a national average of 99 cases.

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Transurethral Prostate Resection Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 106 hospital cases and a national average of 57 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 2540 cases.

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Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 2505 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 167 hospital cases and a national average of 90 cases.

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 1099 hospital cases and a national average of 211 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

Complications Based Rating on 108 hospital cases and a national average of 69 cases.

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Carotid Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 357 hospital cases and a national average of 140 cases.

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Peripheral Vascular Bypass

Complications Based Rating on 108 hospital cases and a national average of 61 cases.

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Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 3 safety indicators

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated As Expected in 5 safety indicators

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

Rated Worse Than Expected in 5 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
3 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Norton Womens's and Kosair Children's Hospital

4001 Dutchmans Ln
Louisville, KY 40207