Summary of Surgical Care Measures
At Monroe Clinic we are focused on a patient’s successful recovery. That means fanatical attention to best practices and emerging technologies. It’s dedicated professionals, like Dr. Andrew Rikkers, that give our patients access to the latest in surgical tools and techniques.
High quality healthcare doesn’t just happen. It takes a commitment to improved practices, investment in advanced technology and a culture of high standards.
What are these measures?
Surgical measures, developed by CMS, show how often or how quickly patients get recommended treatments. The scores you see here combine all of those measures into one easy-to-read value.
Why are these measures important?
Research has shown that patients who receive care from hospitals following these measures tend to have better results. Monroe Clinic’s Quality Management and Surgical teams work together to ensure patients receive the care known to get the best results.
SUMMARY OF SURGICAL CARE MEASURES:
We encourage you to visit www.hospitalcompare.hhs.gov to research specific quality measures achieved by Monroe Clinic and other hospitals in the area, state or nation.