Heart Attack, also called Acute Myocardial Infarction, is a life-threatening event that can happen when not enough oxygen reaches the heart. When a heart attack occurs, quick use of aspirin and other treatments can reduce damage to the heart and reduce the chance of death.
|Better Than U.S. Average||At or Near U.S. Average||Worse Than U.S. Average||No National Average
or Too Few Cases
This indicates if a high or low score is best for this metric. In some case the desired performance will be neutral. In this case the desired performance is neither high or low and a color rating is not assigned to the statistic of that metric..
|Aspirin at Arrival||High||99 %||99 %||100 %|
|Aspirin Prescribed at Discharge||High||99 %||99 %||99.7 %|
|ACEI or ARB for LVSD||High||98 %||97 %||96 %|
|Beta-Blocker Prescribed at Discharge||High||99 %||99 %||100 %|
|PCI within 90 Minutes of Arrival||High||95 %||94 %||95.3 %|