2009 VHA Facility Quality and Safety Report - Hospital Settings

Metadata Updated: February 22, 2019

The 2008 Hospital Report Card was mandated by the FY08 Appropriations Act, and focused on Congressionally-mandated metrics applicable to general patient populations. The 2009 VHA Facility Quality and Safety Report report, not required by Congress, shifts to Veteran-centered metrics, and includes information related to infrastructure, care provided in outpatient and hospital settings, quality of care within given patient populations, accreditation status, patient satisfaction and patient outcomes for FY2008. The data in this report have been compiled from multiple sources throughout VHA. This dataset includes adjusted mortality rate for three defined populations: Pneumonia, Congestive Heart Failure, and Acute Myocardial Infarction, Nosocomisal Infections, Percent of patients on prophalaxis for deep vein thrombosis and Observed minus expected length of stay.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: Creative Commons CCZero

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Metadata Created Date April 18, 2014
Metadata Updated Date February 22, 2019
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y

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Harvested from VA JSON

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date April 18, 2014
Metadata Updated Date February 22, 2019
Publisher Department of Veterans Affairs
Unique Identifier VA-VHA-OIA-001
VHA Open Data
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P1Y
Bureau Code 029:15
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Metadata Catalog ID https://www.data.va.gov/data.json
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
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Data Quality True
Data Dictionary https://www.va.gov/vetdata/docs/VHA_2009_Facility_Quality_and_Safety_Report_Final.pdf
Harvest Object Id 6f974df2-077f-4f40-892f-408d9210f7a0
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Harvest Source Title VA JSON
Data First Published 2017-07-26
Language en-US
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Data Last Modified 2017-07-26
Program Code 029:040
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 8e6f5059c9c0d1ad42b14f3bb25d85fe6a96a743
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 2008-10-01T04:00:00Z/2009-09-30T04:00:00Z
Category Section 3. Health and Nutrition

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