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Hysterectomy Surgery Infections

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Measure Definition

Surgical Site Infections (SSIs) are infections that occur after surgery at the incision site or deeper within the body where the surgery took place. Some SSIs are minor and only involve the skin or superficial tissues; others may be deeper and more serious. All SSIs are measured as infections per 100 procedures.

The "value" for a particular measure includes the performance designation and the corresponding score. In certain cases, facilities may display the same score for the same measure, but differ in their performance designation due to a difference in the number of patients. Generally, facilities with fewer patients are less likely to be ranked as low or high performers.

Surgical Site Infections (SSIs) are infections that occur after surgery at the incision site or deeper within the body where the surgery took place. Some SSIs are minor and only involve the skin or superficial tissues; others may be deeper and more serious. All SSIs are measured as infections per 100 procedures. Lower is better.

Report Period: January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019
State average: 1.33 per 100

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Name Value
 Winthrop-University Hospital 0.26 per 100
 Vassar Brothers Medical Center 0.34 per 100
 Staten Island University Hosp-North 0.38 per 100
 South Nassau Communities Hospital 0.49 per 100
 New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens 0.5 per 100
 Sisters of Charity Hospital 0.56 per 100
 New York Methodist Hospital 0.57 per 100
 NYU Hospitals Center 0.66 per 100
 Crouse Hospital 0.69 per 100
 Highland Hospital 0.71 per 100
 St Josephs Hospital Health Center 0.76 per 100
 Mount Sinai Hospital 0.79 per 100
 North Shore University Hospital 0.86 per 100
 University Hospital 0.87 per 100
 Bellevue Hospital Center 0.89 per 100
 Lenox Hill Hospital 0.91 per 100
 Westchester Medical Center 0.97 per 100
 Maimonides Medical Center 1.02 per 100
 Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital 1.04 per 100
 Huntington Hospital 1.05 per 100
 Rochester General Hospital 1.05 per 100
 Brooklyn Hospital Center - Downtown Campus 1.09 per 100
 White Plains Hospital Center 1.09 per 100
 Samaritan Medical Center 1.15 per 100
 Mount Sinai Roosevelt 1.19 per 100
 St Peters Hospital 1.26 per 100
 Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center 1.27 per 100
New York State 1.33 per 100
 Long Island Jewish Medical Center 1.37 per 100
 Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital Medical Center 1.4 per 100
 Memorial Hospital for Cancer and Allied Diseases 1.51 per 100
 Albany Medical Center Hospital 1.62 per 100
 Southside Hospital 1.65 per 100
 Columbia Memorial Hospital 1.66 per 100
 Elmhurst Hospital Center 1.73 per 100
 Nassau University Medical Center 1.86 per 100
 Strong Memorial Hospital 1.88 per 100
 Richmond University Medical Center 1.93 per 100
 Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center - Concourse Division 1.98 per 100
 Roswell Park Cancer Institute 2.09 per 100
 The Unity Hospital of Rochester 2.14 per 100
 University Hospital of Brooklyn 2.29 per 100
 New York Presbyterian Hospital - New York Weill Cornell Center 2.39 per 100
 Putnam Hospital Center 2.41 per 100
 United Memorial Medical Center North Street Campus 2.47 per 100
 University Hospital SUNY Health Science Center 2.5 per 100
 John T Mather Memorial Hospital of Port Jefferson New York Inc 2.64 per 100
 Kings County Hospital Center 2.7 per 100
 Montefiore Medical Center - Henry & Lucy Moses Div 2.74 per 100
 Mount Sinai St. Luke's 2.83 per 100
 Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital 2.92 per 100
 United Health Services Hospitals Inc. - Wilson Medical Center 2.93 per 100
 Oneida Healthcare 3.01 per 100
 Queens Hospital Center 3.12 per 100
 SJRH - St Johns Division 3.29 per 100
 Northern Westchester Hospital 3.34 per 100
 St Luke's Cornwall Hospital/Newburgh 3.34 per 100
 Wyckoff Heights Medical Center 3.52 per 100
 Harlem Hospital Center 3.86 per 100
 Lincoln Medical & Mental Health Center 4.02 per 100
 Samaritan Hospital 4.16 per 100
 Canton-Potsdam Hospital 4.46 per 100
 Catskill Regional Medical Center 4.63 per 100
 St Catherine of Siena Hospital 4.84 per 100
 Oswego Hospital 5.63 per 100
 Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital Inc 6.08 per 100
 Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital 6.14 per 100
 UPSTATE University Hospital at Community General 6.45 per 100
 Montefiore Med Center - Jack D Weiler Hosp of A Einstein College Div 3.48 per 100
 Jacobi Medical Center 4.37 per 100
 Faxton-St Lukes Healthcare St Lukes Division 5.36 per 100
Hospitals that have too few cases to report, or have no data
 Albany Memorial Hospital
 HealthAlliance Hospital Broadway Campus
 Buffalo General Medical Center
 St Joseph's Medical Center
 Wyoming County Community Hospital
 Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center - Fulton Division
 St. Mary's Healthcare - Amsterdam Memorial Campus
 Jamaica Hospital Medical Center
 Tri Town Regional Healthcare
 New York Community Hospital of Brooklyn, Inc
 Newark-Wayne Community Hospital
 Chenango Memorial Hospital Inc
 SJRH - Dobbs Ferry Pavillion
 St. Mary's Healthcare
 Northern Dutchess Hospital
 Medina Memorial Hospital
 Geneva General Hospital
 New York-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital
 New York-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital
 Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center
 Mid-Hudson Valley Division of Westchester Medical Center
 Montefiore Medical Center-Wakefield Hospital
 F F Thompson Hospital
 Adirondack Medical Center-Saranac Lake Site
 Alice Hyde Medical Center
 Aurelia Osborn Fox Memorial Hospital
 Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital
 Eastern Long Island Hospital
 Arnot Ogden Medical Center
 Sisters of Charity Hospital - St Joseph Campus
 Memorial Hosp of Wm F & Gertrude F Jones A/K/A Jones Memorial Hosp
 New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
 Kenmore Mercy Hospital
 Olean General Hospital
 Nyack Hospital
 Peconic Bay Medical Center
 St Josephs Hospital
 Bertrand Chaffee Hospital
 Bon Secours Community Hospital
 Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center Inc
 Ira Davenport Memorial Hospital Inc
 St James Mercy Hospital
 Ellis Hospital
 Good Samaritan Hospital of Suffern
 Eastern Niagara Hospital - Lockport Division
 Westfield Memorial Hospital Inc
 Mount Sinai Beth Israel
 Cortland Regional Medical Center Inc
 Gouverneur Hospital
 Glen Cove Hospital
 St Francis Hospital
 Mount St Marys Hospital and Health Center
 Albany Medical Center - South Clinical Campus
 Glens Falls Hospital
 Flushing Hospital Medical Center
 Coney Island Hospital
 Metropolitan Hospital Center
 Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center
 St Anthony Community Hospital
 Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center
 Lewis County General Hospital
 Rome Memorial Hospital, Inc
 Erie County Medical Center
 Saratoga Hospital
 Massena Memorial Hospital
 HealthAlliance Hospital Mary's Avenue Campus
 Brooks Memorial Hospital
 St. Mary's Hospital
 Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
 Auburn Community Hospital
 Nicholas H Noyes Memorial Hospital
 Woman's Christian Association
 St Elizabeth Medical Center
 St Charles Hospital
 Community Memorial Hospital Inc
 Mercy Medical Center
 Phelps Memorial Hospital Assn
 Carthage Area Hospital Inc
 Clifton Springs Hospital and Clinic
 Hudson Valley Hospital Center
 Cobleskill Regional Hospital
 Hospital for Special Surgery
 Nathan Littauer Hospital
 Corning Hospital
 Mercy Hospital
 Lutheran Medical Center
 Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca
 Montefiore Medical Center - Montefiore Westchester Square
 Plainview Hospital
 St. Joseph Hospital
 Southampton Hospital
 Forest Hills Hospital
 Franklin Hospital
 North Central Bronx Hospital
 NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases
 St Johns Episcopal Hospital So Shore
 Woodhull Medical & Mental Health Center
 Interfaith Medical Center
 SBH Health System
 Monroe Community Hospital
 Winifred Masterson Burke Rehabilitation Hospital
 Helen Hayes Hospital
 Sunnyview Hospital and Rehabilitation Center
 Elizabethtown Community Hospital
 Margaretville Hospital
 Moses-Ludington Hospital
 River Hospital, Inc.
 Little Falls Hospital
 Delaware Valley Hospital Inc
 Schuyler Hospital
 Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital of Yates County Inc
 Henry J. Carter Specialty Hospital
 Catskill Regional Medical Center - G. Hermann Site
 Arms Acres
 Cuba Memorial Hospital Inc
 O'Connor Hospital
 Ellenville Regional Hospital
 Mount Sinai Hospital - Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens
 Rockefeller University Hospital
 Calvary Hospital Inc
 Ellis Hospital - Bellevue Woman's Care Center Division
 Clifton-Fine Hospital
 Syosset Hospital
 Blythedale Childrens Hospital
 Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn
 Degraff Memorial Hospital
 New York Presbyterian Hospital - Allen Hospital
 New York Presbyterian Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Center
 New York Presbyterian Hospital - Westchester Division
 Orange Regional Medical Center
 The Unity Hospital of Rochester-St Marys Campus
 SJRH - Park Care Pavilion
 Staten Island University Hosp-South
 United Health Services Hospitals Inc. - Binghamton General Hospital
 United Memorial Medical Center Bank Street Campus
 Women And Children's Hospital Of Buffalo
 St Joseph's MC-St Vincents Westchester Division
 RUMC-Bayley Seton
 Crouse Hospital - Commonwealth Division
 The Burdett Care Center
 Adirondack Medical Center-Lake Placid Site
 Womans Christian Assoc Hospital - WCA Hosp at Jones Memorial Health Center
 Mercy Hospital - Mercy Hospital Orchard Park Division
 Oswego Hospital - Alvin L Krakau Comm Mtl Health Center Div
 St. Peter's Addiction Recovery Center
 Mohawk Valley Heart Institute, Inc
 Lenox Hill Healthplex
 URMC Strong West
 NYULMC - Cobble Hill
 SUNY Downstate Medical Center University Hospital
 South Nassau Communities Hospital Off-Campus Emergency Department
 MEDINA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
 Calvary Hospital
 WESTERN NY CHILDRENS PSYCHIATRIC CENTER
 David H. Koch Center For Cancer Care
 New York-Presbyterian David H. Koch Center
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