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Stroke Reports

Ischemic stroke patients who received medicine to break up a blood clot within 3 hours of being symptomatic

Lawrence Memorial Hospital not applicable
Kansas Average 64%
National Average 60%

Higher percentages are better.

Why is this important?

Receiving medicine early can limit the damage and disability.

Ischemic stroke patients who received medicine to prevent complications caused by blood clots within 2 days of hospitalization

Lawrence Memorial Hospital 100%
Kansas Average 96%
National Average 97%

Higher percentages are better.

Why is this important?

Receiving medicine early helps treat blood clots and reduces the risk of complications.

Ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke patients who received treatment to prevent blood clots within 2 days of hospitalization

Lawrence Memorial Hospital 100%
Kansas Average 91%
National Average 92%

Higher percentages are better.

Why is this important?

Receiving treatment early helps prevent new blood clots.

Ischemic stroke patients given a prescription to prevent complications from blood clots at discharge

Lawrence Memorial Hospital 100% 
Kansas Average 97%
National Average 99%

Higher percentages are better.

Why is this important?

Taking prescriptions may prevent future complications.

Ischemic stroke patients with an irregular heartbeat given a blood thinner prescription at discharge

Lawrence Memorial Hospital not available
Kansas Average 86%
National Average 95%

Higher percentages are better.

Why is this important?

Taking anticoagulants reduces the chance of another stroke.

Ischemic stroke patients needing cholesterol lowering medicine given a prescription at discharge

Lawrence Memorial Hospital 100%
Kansas Average 85%
National Average 93%

Higher percentages are better.

Why is this important?

Taking statins helps lower the chance of another stroke.

Ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke patients or caregivers who received written educational materials on stroke care and prevention during hospital stay

Lawrence Memorial Hospital 100%
Kansas Average 81%
National Average 85%

Higher percentages are better.

Why is this important?

Education helps patients live healthier lives.

Ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke patients evaluated for rehabilitation services

Lawrence Memorial Hospital 100%
Kansas Average 97%
National Average 97%

Higher percentages are better.

Why is this important?

Rehabilitation helps patients relearn lost skills and regain independence.

Source: Hospital Compare, January to March 2013