Hip Fracture Repair

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Benchmark

Within 48 hours

Timeframe

April 1 to September 30

Definition, Population, Exceptions

Population

Age 18 and older * Excludes in-hospital hip fractures * Excludes cases with no hip fracture surgery following a hip fracture in the same year * Includes patients discharged from ED 24 hours or less prior to the inpatient admission

Definition

The number of hours the patient waited, from the time of first inpatient admission with a hip fracture (index admission) to the time the patient received hip fracture repair surgery

Exceptions

No Exceptions

Proportion of Patients Receiving Care within Benchmark (48 Hours)

86%

50% of patients are treated within

26Hours

90% of patients are treated within

56Hours

Trend over Time

20122013201420152016

Number of patients included in wait time calculation

(April 1 – Sept 30)

1961

2032

2045

2206

1905

50/90th Percentile

Benchmark 48 Hours

25
66
26
62
25
49
24
47
26
56

% Meeting Benchmark

81
83
89
91
86