Outpatient Care Improvement Measures

Cedars-Sinai's performance for outpatient procedures compared to other medical centers and hospitals around the nation and the state is highlighted in this section of the web site. For more detailed information about specific measures, click on the links below.The links above show how Cedars-Sinai performs on these measures in comparison to the top 10% of U.S. hospitals.

 

Outpatient Care Quality Measures:
 

Cedars-Sinai (Jan-Mar 2014)

All Hospitals Nationwide*
(Oct-Dec 2012)

Top 10% Scored

Average

Antibiotics Given to Outpatient Surgery Patients within One Hour Prior to Surgical Incision

Percent of patients having surgery who received an antibiotic within one hour of the surgical incision

93%

100%

97%

Outpatient Surgery Patients Receiving the Most Appropriate Antibiotic

Percent of patients who were given the most appropriate antibiotic for their surgery

100%

100%

97%