Symbol Legend
 Higher than Expected Significantly higher than the expected rate.
 Same as Expected Not significantly different than the expected rate.
 Lower than Expected Significantly lower than the expected rate.
 Not Reported Not Reported. Had fewer than five cases evaluated.
  Not Available Not Available. Not reported due to missing/incomplete data.
Southwest Regional MC
Outlier CasesReadmission
% - Ratings
Short LOSLong LOS
YearConditionCasesMortality RatingLength
of Stay
(LOS)
%Rating%RatingFor Any
Reason
For
Complication
or Infection
Avg.
Charge
2008 Abnormal Heartbeat67 Same as expected 3.1 11.9 Higher than Expected 1.5 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $16,915
2008 Blood Clot in Extremities15 Same as expected 3.7 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $8,561
2007 Blood Clot in Extremities16 Same as expected 3.7 12.5 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $7,695
2006 Blood Clot in Extremities12 Same as expected 4.1 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $6,921
2005 Blood Clot in Extremities10 Same as expected 3.9 10.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $4,425
2004 Blood Clot in Extremities19 Same as expected 4.1 10.5 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $5,314
2003 Blood Clot in Extremities22 Same as expected 3.9 13.6 Same as expected 4.5 Same as expected $4,408
2002 Blood Clot in Extremities23 Same as expected 4.6 4.3 Same as expected 4.3 Same as expected $5,097
2008 Blood Clot in Lung7 Same as expected 4.6 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $13,582
2007 Blood Clot in Lung8 Same as expected 4.8 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $15,400
2006 Blood Clot in Lung7 Same as expected 5.7 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $13,891
2005 Blood Clot in Lung7 Same as expected 6.4 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $9,561
2004 Blood Clot in Lung6 Same as expected 5.0 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $8,161
2003 Blood Clot in Lung5 Same as expected 4.4 20.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $7,709
2002 Blood Clot in Lung9 Same as expected 5.6 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $8,659
2008 Bronchitis and Asthma54 Same as expected 3.2     Same as expected Same as expected $7,440
2008 Chest Pain53 Same as expected 1.1 7.5 Same as expected 1.9 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $6,079
2007 Chest Pain73 Same as expected 1.3 5.5 Same as expected 1.4 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $6,379
2006 Chest Pain72 Same as expected 1.5 2.8 Same as expected 1.4 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $4,940
2005 Chest Pain22 Same as expected 1.4 9.1 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $3,695
2004 Chest Pain25 Same as expected 1.3 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $3,583
2003 Chest Pain27 Same as expected 1.6 0.0 Same as expected 7.4 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $3,580
2002 Chest Pain32 Same as expected 1.4 6.3 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected 9.5 0.0 $3,440
2001 Chest Pain39 Same as expected 1.6 2.6 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected 15.8 2.2 $3,580
2008 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)113 Higher than Expected 3.7 5.5 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $9,952
2007 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)90 Same as expected 3.8 3.3 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $9,748
2006 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)73 Same as expected 4.0 5.6 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $9,591
2005 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)95 Same as expected 3.6 6.3 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $6,603
2004 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)98 Same as expected 3.9 7.4 Same as expected 2.1 Same as expected Lower than Expected Same as expected $6,459
2003 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)89 Same as expected 3.3 5.6 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Same as expected Higher than Expected $5,878
2002 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)90 Same as expected 3.6 1.1 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected 17.7 3.7 $5,413
2001 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) 88 Same as expected 3.6 5.8 Same as expected 1.2 Same as expected 13.0 3.6 $5,763
2008 Cirrhosis and Alcoholic Hepatitis6 Same as expected 3.6 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $15,229
2004 Cirrhosis and Alcoholic Hepatitis5 Same as expected 6.8 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $15,454
2008 Colorectal Procedures15 Same as expected 4.9     $31,114
2007 Colorectal Procedures25 Same as expected 5.5     $37,616
2006 Colorectal Procedures21 Same as expected 5.0     $19,113
2005 Colorectal Procedures27 Same as expected 5.5     $14,931
2004 Colorectal Procedures26 Same as expected 5.2     $14,235
2003 Colorectal Procedures18 Same as expected 5.3     $14,400
2002 Colorectal Procedures30 Same as expected 5.9     $13,519
2001 Colorectal Procedures22 Same as expected 6.0     $13,757
2008 Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)154 Same as expected 3.6 6.5 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $12,671
2007 Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)196 Lower than Expected 4.0 5.1 Same as expected 0.5 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $11,554
2006 Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)189 Same as expected 4.2 4.3 Same as expected 1.1 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $11,446
2005 Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)171 Same as expected 4.0 3.6 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $7,647
2004 Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)120 Same as expected 3.7 5.2 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $7,182
2003 Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)124 Same as expected 3.6 3.4 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $6,546
2002 Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)151 Same as expected 3.5 7.5 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected 22.2 4.1 $6,821
2001 Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) 134 Same as expected 3.8 5.5 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected 22.9 3.8 $7,080
2008 Diabetes - Medical Management33 Same as expected 2.8 3.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $8,121
2007 Diabetes - Medical Management32 Same as expected 3.1 3.1 Same as expected 3.1 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $9,784
2006 Diabetes - Medical Management28 Same as expected 3.1 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $7,206
2005 Diabetes - Medical Management20 Same as expected 3.1 5.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $4,778
2004 Diabetes - Medical Management20 Same as expected 3.1     Same as expected Same as expected $5,141
2003 Diabetes - Medical Management26 Same as expected 3.0     Same as expected Same as expected $4,537
2002 Diabetes - Medical Management26 Same as expected 2.9     18.4 0.0 $3,920
2008 Gallbladder Removal - Laparoscopic6 Same as expected 2.5     Same as expected Same as expected $21,663
2007 Gallbladder Removal - Laparoscopic11 Same as expected 2.5     Same as expected Same as expected $21,518
2006 Gallbladder Removal - Laparoscopic11 Same as expected 3.0     Same as expected Same as expected $15,935
2005 Gallbladder Removal - Laparoscopic13 Same as expected 4.0     Same as expected Same as expected $11,384
2004 Gallbladder Removal - Laparoscopic15 Same as expected 2.4     Same as expected Same as expected $10,038
2003 Gallbladder Removal - Laparoscopic20 Same as expected 3.0     Same as expected Same as expected $10,916
2002 Gallbladder Removal - Laparoscopic13 Same as expected 2.6     0.0 0.0 $8,917
2001 Gallbladder Removal - Laparoscopic 6 Same as expected 2.5     0.0 0.0 $8,440
2006 Gallbladder Removal - Open5 Same as expected 6.0     NR NR $18,015
2008 Heart Attack - Medical Management12 Same as expected 4.4 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $13,146
2007 Heart Attack - Medical Management14 Same as expected 2.8 16.7 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $11,119
2006 Heart Attack - Medical Management13 Same as expected 4.1 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $9,809
2005 Heart Attack - Medical Management17 Same as expected 4.2 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $7,600
2004 Heart Attack - Medical Management26 Same as expected 3.8 16.7 Higher than Expected 0.0 Same as expected $7,291
2003 Heart Attack - Medical Management17 Same as expected 4.0 11.8 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $7,073
2002 Heart Attack - Medical Management37 Same as expected 3.7 6.9 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $6,807
2001 Heart Attack - Medical Management 21 Same as expected 4.2 6.3 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $7,859
2008 Hip Fracture - Surgical Repair39 Same as expected 4.8     Same as expected Same as expected $25,780
2007 Hip Fracture - Surgical Repair27 Same as expected 5.0     Same as expected Same as expected $26,607
2006 Hip Fracture - Surgical Repair28 Same as expected 5.3     Same as expected Same as expected $20,435
2005 Hip Fracture - Surgical Repair25 Same as expected 6.1     Same as expected Same as expected $13,688
2004 Hip Fracture - Surgical Repair34 Same as expected 4.9     Same as expected Same as expected $11,975
2003 Hip Fracture - Surgical Repair37 Same as expected 5.9     Same as expected Same as expected $13,787
2002 Hip Fracture - Surgical Repair33 Same as expected 5.1     11.8 2.9 $11,128
2008 Hypotension and Fainting44 Same as expected 2.4 9.1 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $8,934
2008 Intestinal Obstruction22 Same as expected 3.4 13.6 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $8,423
2007 Intestinal Obstruction12 Same as expected 2.5 16.7 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $7,847
2006 Intestinal Obstruction13 Same as expected 2.5 16.7 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $8,611
2005 Intestinal Obstruction15 Same as expected 2.9 13.3 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $4,670
2004 Intestinal Obstruction17 Same as expected 2.9 11.8 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $4,857
2003 Intestinal Obstruction15 Same as expected 2.7     $4,591
2008 Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections67 Same as expected 3.3 9.1 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $9,456
2007 Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections67 Same as expected 3.5 1.5 Same as expected 1.5 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $8,775
2006 Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections47 Same as expected 3.8 2.1 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $7,469
2005 Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections53 Same as expected 3.7 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Lower than Expected Same as expected $5,413
2004 Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections54 Same as expected 3.8 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $4,907
2003 Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections51 Same as expected 3.4 4.1 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $4,628
2002 Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections57 Same as expected 3.3 5.3 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected 16.5 1.9 $4,393
2008 Kidney Failure - Acute18 Higher than Expected 4.5 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $11,987
2007 Kidney Failure - Acute24 Same as expected 3.8 13.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $12,526
2008 Medical Back Problems19 Same as expected 2.7     Same as expected Same as expected $7,038
2007 Medical Back Problems18 Same as expected 2.4     Same as expected Same as expected $6,463
2006 Medical Back Problems12 Same as expected 2.5     Same as expected Same as expected $4,365
2005 Medical Back Problems12 Same as expected 2.8     Same as expected Same as expected $4,633
2004 Medical Back Problems15 Same as expected 2.4     Same as expected Same as expected $3,322
2003 Medical Back Problems6 Same as expected 2.1     Same as expected Same as expected $3,593
2002 Medical Back Problems13 Same as expected 2.7     15.6 8.2 $3,551
2001 Medical Back Problems15 Same as expected 2.2     0.0 0.0 $2,957
2008 Noncancerous Pancreatic Disorders23 Same as expected 3.4 13.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $9,142
2007 Noncancerous Pancreatic Disorders17 Same as expected 4.8 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $10,989
2006 Noncancerous Pancreatic Disorders14 Same as expected 4.2 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $9,829
2005 Noncancerous Pancreatic Disorders15 Same as expected 3.8 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $6,917
2004 Noncancerous Pancreatic Disorders16 Same as expected 3.1 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $5,224
2003 Noncancerous Pancreatic Disorders15 Same as expected 3.1 6.7 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $5,134
2002 Noncancerous Pancreatic Disorders23 Same as expected 3.3 13.0 Same as expected 4.3 Same as expected 8.8 0.0 $5,096
2001 Noncancerous Pancreatic Disorders22 Same as expected 4.1 9.5 Same as expected 4.8 Same as expected 9.6 0.0 $6,671
2008 Pneumonia - Aspiration22 Same as expected 4.5 4.8 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Lower than Expected Lower than Expected $14,745
2007 Pneumonia - Aspiration22 Same as expected 5.8 5.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $16,664
2006 Pneumonia - Aspiration17 Same as expected 5.2 18.8 Higher than Expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $13,465
2005 Pneumonia - Aspiration32 Same as expected 4.8 13.8 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $8,457
2004 Pneumonia - Aspiration35 Same as expected 4.8 6.3 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $6,902
2003 Pneumonia - Aspiration49 Same as expected 4.5 4.4 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $7,666
2002 Pneumonia - Aspiration36 Same as expected 4.6 6.1 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected 20.0 7.1 $6,974
2008 Pneumonia - Infectious174 Same as expected 4.0 5.7 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $10,453
2007 Pneumonia - Infectious137 Same as expected 4.2 6.7 Same as expected 1.5 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $10,983
2006 Pneumonia - Infectious126 Same as expected 4.5 3.2 Same as expected 0.8 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $10,347
2005 Pneumonia - Infectious159 Same as expected 4.3 7.1 Same as expected 0.6 Lower than Expected Lower than Expected Same as expected $7,578
2004 Pneumonia - Infectious143 Same as expected 4.4 2.1 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Lower than Expected Lower than Expected $7,108
2003 Pneumonia - Infectious163 Lower than Expected 3.8 8.8 Higher than Expected 0.0 Lower than Expected Same as expected Same as expected $6,564
2002 Pneumonia - Infectious163 Same as expected 4.1 4.4 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected 14.0 4.7 $6,383
2001 Pneumonia - Infectious169 Same as expected 4.0 4.5 Same as expected 0.0 Lower than Expected $6,232
2008 Prostatectomy - Radical7 2.9 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $31,065
2007 Prostatectomy - Radical7 2.8 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $31,272
2006 Prostatectomy - Radical7 3.2 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $13,186
2005 Prostatectomy - Radical8 3.5     $10,110
2004 Prostatectomy - Radical10 3.2     $9,220
2003 Prostatectomy - Radical8 Same as expected 2.9     $10,743
2002 Prostatectomy - Radical8 Same as expected 3.0     $9,635
2001 Prostatectomy - Radical 12 Same as expected 3.7     $9,073
2007 Prostatectomy - Transurethral11 2.0     $15,693
2003 Prostatectomy - Transurethral8 Same as expected 2.4     $6,831
2002 Prostatectomy - Transurethral7 Same as expected 3.4     $5,953
2001 Prostatectomy - Transurethral 6 Same as expected 3.0     $6,031
2008 Respiratory Failure without Mechanical Ventilation8 Same as expected 4.4 14.3 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $13,920
2007 Respiratory Failure without Mechanical Ventilation5 Same as expected NR NR NR NR NR NR NR $15,836
2004 Respiratory Failure without Mechanical Ventilation5 Same as expected NR     NR NR $9,363
2008 Septicemia23 Same as expected 4.3 5.3 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $16,253
2007 Septicemia24 Same as expected 5.1 6.3 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $20,489
2006 Septicemia14 Same as expected 5.0 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $14,182
2005 Septicemia26 Same as expected 5.0 4.5 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $9,550
2004 Septicemia40 Same as expected 4.9 5.9 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $7,025
2003 Septicemia27 Same as expected 4.9 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $7,736
2002 Septicemia32 Same as expected 4.9 3.4 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $7,759
2001 Septicemia 31 Same as expected 4.9 3.4 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected $7,804
2008 Stomach and Intestinal Bleeding31 Same as expected 2.9 12.9 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $10,221
2007 Stomach and Intestinal Bleeding33 Same as expected 3.3 6.1 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $10,970
2006 Stomach and Intestinal Bleeding35 Same as expected 3.5 5.7 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $10,241
2005 Stomach and Intestinal Bleeding38 Same as expected 3.3 10.8 Same as expected 2.7 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $6,764
2004 Stomach and Intestinal Bleeding60 Same as expected 3.6     Same as expected Same as expected $7,227
2003 Stomach and Intestinal Bleeding63 Same as expected 2.9     Same as expected Same as expected $6,530
2002 Stomach and Intestinal Bleeding53 Same as expected 3.3     13.3 0.0 $6,034
2008 Stomach and Intestinal Complications and Disorders8 Same as expected 3.8     $9,850
2008 Stomach and Intestinal Infections and Disorders76 Same as expected 2.3     $7,978
2008 Stroke - Non-Hemorrhagic23 Same as expected 3.7 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $14,431
2007 Stroke - Non-Hemorrhagic16 Same as expected 3.6 0.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $12,147
2006 Stroke - Non-Hemorrhagic19 Same as expected 4.7 0.0 Same as expected 5.6 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $10,649
2005 Stroke - Non-Hemorrhagic15 Same as expected 3.5 13.3 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $7,572
2004 Stroke - Non-Hemorrhagic26 Same as expected 3.9 4.0 Same as expected 4.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $6,517
2003 Stroke - Non-Hemorrhagic41 Same as expected 3.9 5.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected Same as expected Same as expected $6,164
2002 Stroke - Non-Hemorrhagic31 Same as expected 4.0 10.0 Same as expected 0.0 Same as expected 23.9 3.0 $6,903
2001 Stroke - Non-Hemorrhagic 43 Same as expected 4.2 14.6 Higher than Expected 0.0 Same as expected 21.1 11.8 $6,999