Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
December 2017 to April 2018
Blood Clot Prevention
Percent of patients...
Who developed a blood clot while in the hospital who did not get treatment that could have prevented it.
U.S. Average: 2%
PA Average: 1%
Lower percentages are better
LVH-CC = Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest
LVH-M = Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg
LVH-H = Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton
LVHN data from December 2017 to April 2018
U.S. and PA data from hospitalcompare.hhs.gov, (most current data available)