Virginia Health Information (VHI) publishes its Cardiac Care Report, including data on mortality and readmission rates from Virginia’s acute hospitals. Data reported from 2013 to 2017. The report shows a decrease in open heart surgeries, but an increase in medical and invasive cardiology care. Data also shows that 71% of open heart surgery patients were males and roughly 64% of patients were between the ages of 60-79.
- VHI Cardiac Care Report: www.vhi.org/cardiac