Quality Report - Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)

​This category of evidence-based measures assesses the overall quality of care related to prevention and treatment of blood clots at Adventist Health Glendale (AHGL).

Our Scores

The numbers below reflect how AHGL scores on measures that are reported to The Joint Commission compared to hospitals nationally.

Venous Thromboembolism (VTE): National Quality Improvement Goals

*Comparison data shown is reported by The Joint Commission for reporting period October 2015-September 2016 (most recent available from The Joint Commission). Higher percentages are better.

VTE discharge instructions

Percentage of patients with blood clots who were discharged to home, home with home health, home hospice or discharged/transferred to court/law enforcement on a blood thinning medication with written information.

VTE-Discharge-Instructions chart