Stroke

Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)

Ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke patients who received VTE prophylaxis or have documentation why no VTE prophylaxis was given the day of or the day after hospital admission.

Discharged on antithrombotic Therapy

Ischemic stroke patients prescribed antithrombotic therapy at hospital discharge

Anticoagulation Therapy for AFIB

Ischemic stroke patients with atrial fibrillation/flutter who are prescribed anticoagulation therapy at hospital discharge.

Therapy by End of Hospital Day 2

Ischemic stroke patients administered antithrombotic therapy by the end of hospital day 2.

Discharged on statin medication

Ischemic stroke patients with LDL greater than or equal to 100 mg/dL, or LDL not measured, or who were on a lipid-lowering medication prior to hospital arrival are prescribed statin medication at hospital discharge.

Assessed for Rehabilitation

Ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke patients who were assessed for rehabilitation services.

REV 8.2015 2nd Q2014 3rd Q2014 4th Q2014 1st Q2015 Natl. Database*

Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)

67% 100% 100% 100% 98%

Discharged on antithrombotic Therapy

100% 67% 100% 100% 99%

Anticoagulation Therapy for AFIB

N/A 100% N/A 100% 97%

Therapy by End of Hospital Day 2

67% 100% 100% 100% 98%

Discharged on statin medication

100% 100% 67% 0% 98%

Assessed for Rehabilitation

100% 100% 100% 100% 99%

*National Benchmark Database (4th Qtr. 2014)