This report provides volume and risk-adjusted operative mortality data on pediatric and congenital heart surgeries performed in six children’s hospitals—five in Pennsylvania and one in Delaware—that volunteered to have their data publicly reported. The report provides statewide information on pediatric cardiac surgery outcomes. The report provides the public with volume and risk-adjusted 30-day operative mortality data on ten widely performed heart surgeries. The report also shows the total number of operations performed by each hospital—information that can be helpful in understanding a hospital’s overall experience with pediatric and congenital heart surgery. . Source of the report data: The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS). Report available in PDF format only.
Owner: Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council (PHC4) (non-profit organization)