This report provides quality ratings for 271 California Surgeons who performed coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery during 2013-2014. The performance ratings are based on risk-adjusted operative mortality rates for isolated CABG surgery. It also includes the number of isolated CABG surgery cases and deaths that each surgeon performed as well as the location of hospitals where the surgeon performed CABG surgery.
*The shaded area represents the 95% confidence interval (CI) for the risk-adjusted mortality rate.
Data and resources
Topic: Healthcare Utilization, Patient-Level Administrative
Temporal Coverage: 2013-2014
Spatial/Geographic Coverage: Statewide
Geographic Granularity: Location Point
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Citation: Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development: California Hospital Performance Ratings for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery Data.
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