Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery Report

Heart Institute at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council

Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery ReportThe Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery Report (PDF) by the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council provides volume and in-hospital mortality data on pediatric and congenital heart surgeries performed in five children’s hospitals—four in Pennsylvania and one in Delaware—that volunteered to have their data publicly reported. Highlighted are results for nine widely performed surgeries meant to help patients and families make important treatment decisions. The report also shows the total number of operations performed by each hospital and separately reported outcomes for infants less than 31 days old. Data reported is for 2009-2012.

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