Heart Failure Quality Ratings

Heart Failure Patients Given Discharge Instructions

Before you leave the hospital, patients should be given information to help manage the symptoms of heart failure after they get home.

Genesis 100%
State Average 96%
National Average 94%

Heart Failure Patients Given an Evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic (LVS) Function

An “evaluation of the left ventricular systolic function” can tell whether the left side of your heart is pumping properly.

Genesis 100%
State Average 100%
National Average 99%

Heart Failure Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)

Early treatment with ACE inhibitors and ARBs in patients who have heart failure symptoms or decreased heart function after a heart attack can reduce their risk of death from future heart attacks.

Genesis 91%
State Average 97%
National Average 97%

Source: Hospital Compare

October 2012 through September 2013