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E-QUAL Network Honor Roll

 

E-QUAL proudly recognizes the following emergency departments for exceptional performance in our 2019 learning collaboratives.

For any questions regarding the selection of sites and/or the criteria, please contact us at the The E-QUAL Team.

E-QUAL Honor Roll Map 2019

Sepsis | Avoidable Imaging | Chest Pain | Opioid | 2018 Awardees2017 Awardees

 

Sepsis

SEP-1
Top Performer Most Improved
Alliance Health Durant Alliance Health Durant
Baptist Medical Center Attala Baptist Medical Center Attala
Colorado Plains Medical Center Colorado Plains Medical Center
Johnston Health Johnston Health
McAllen Heart Hospital McAllen Heart Hospital
Minden Medical Center Minden Medical Center
Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home
UNC Rockingham Health Care UNC Rockingham Health Care
Wilson Medical Center Wilson Medical Center
Meadows Regional Medical Center Meadows Regional Medical Center
New Orleans East Hospital New Orleans East Hospital
Summersville Regional Medical Center Summersville Regional Medical Center
Cayuga Medical Center-Ithaca Baptist Memorial Hospital Booneville
Edinburg Regional Medical Center-Main Campus Franklin Woods Community Hospital
Fannin Regional Hospital Smyth County Community Hospital
Willis-Knighton Pierremont Health Center Christus Spohn Hospital Kleberg
Anderson Hospital Andalusia Health
Navicent Health Baldwin Cayuga Medical Center-Ithaca
Siloam Springs Regional Hospital Edinburg Regional Medical Center-Main Campus
Willis Knighton Medical Center Fannin Regional Hospital
North Mississippi Medical Center Willis-Knighton Pierremont Health Center
Sebastian River Medical Center Anderson Hospital
Bethesda Hospital  West Navicent Health Baldwin
Freeman Hospital West Siloam Springs Regional Hospital
Melbourne Regional Medical Center Willis Knighton Medical Center
Rockledge Regional Medical Center Christus Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi-South
Lake Regional Health System Fort Duncan Regional Medical Center
Doctors Hospital of Laredo Norton Community Hospital
University Hospital and Clinics Odessa Regional Medical Center
UPMC Lock Haven Baptist Medical Center
Indian Path Community Hospital Christus Spohn Hospital-Alice
Ochsner Baptist Medical Center Harris Regional Hospital
Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center Rio Grande Regional Hospital 24 Hour Emergency Care- Edinburg
Blanchard Valley Hospital Citizens Medical Center
STHS ER at Mission Willis-Knighton South and The Center for Women's Health
Wahiawa General Hospital  

 

Quick Chart Review
Top Performer Most Improved
Four Corners Free Standing Emergency Department Four Corners Free Standing Emergency Department
Tupperware Free Standing Emergency Department Tupperware Free Standing Emergency Department
Suburban Hospital Sonora Regional Medical Center
Cape Coral Hospital Suburban Hospital
Chatham Hospital Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital
Health Central Twin Cities Community Hospital
Orlando Regional Medical Center UNC Medical Center Hillsborough
Sun Prairie EMS  
St. Peters Hospital  
St. Cloud Regional Medical Center  
South Lake Hospital  
South Seminole Hospital Longwood  
IU Health Arnett  
St. Mary's Hospital - Janesville   

Selection Criteria:

Top performer indicates an ED site whose performance in: 

  • SEP-1 placed them in the top 20% of all participating sites, OR
  • the Quick Chart Review placed them in the top 25% of all participating sites with a minimum of 20 cases reported.

Most improved indicates an ED site whose performance improvement in:

  • SEP-1 placed them in the top 20% of all participating sites, OR
  • the Quick Chart Review placed them in the top 25% of all participating sites.

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Avoidable Imaging

Low Back Pain (Back CT)
Top Performer Most Improved
Bayhealth Kent General Brunswick Freestanding Emergency Department - Southwest General Hospital Health System
Brunswick Freestanding Emergency Department - Southwest General Hospital Health System  

 

Low Back Pain (Back X-Ray)
Top Performer Most Improved
Bayhealth Kent General Bayhealth Kent General
Brunswick Freestanding Emergency Department - Southwest General Hospital Health System Brunswick Freestanding Emergency Department - Southwest General Hospital Health System

 

Minor Head Trauma (Head CT)
Top Performer Most Improved
Parkview Warsaw Hospital NorthBay Medical Center
Sharp Memorial Hospital Parkview Whitley Hospital
  Sharp Memorial Hospital
  Shore Memorial Hospital

 

Syncope (Head CT)  
Top Performer Most Improved
Bayhealth Emergency Center - Smyrna Cape Coral Hosptial
Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital  

 

Pulmonary Embolism (Chest CT)
Top Performer Most Improved
Foothills Hospital - Boulder Community Health Foothills Hospital - Boulder Community Health

 

Renal Colic (Abdominal CT)
Top Performer Most Improved
NorthBay Medical Center NorthBay Medical Center
Bonner General Hospital  

Selection Criteria: 

Top Performer indicates and ED site with:

  • the lowest Back CT and/or Back X-Ray utilization for Low Back Pain across all participating sites, OR
  • Head CT utilization for Minor Head Trauma of >50% across all participating sites, OR
  • Head CT utilization for Syncope of >50% across all participating sites, OR
  • Chest CT utilization for Pulmonary Embolism below the national benchmark across all participating sites, OR
  • the lowest Abdominal CT utilization for Renal Colic across all participating sites.

Most Improved indicates and ED site with:

  • the largest performance improvement in Back CT and/or Back X-Ray utilization for Low Back Pain across all participating sites, OR
  • a performance improvement in Head CT utilization for Minor Head Trauma of >5% across all participating sites, OR
  • the largest performance improvement in Head CT utilization for Syncope across all participating sites, OR
  • a performance improvement in Chest CT utilization for Pulmonary Embolism below the national benchmark across all participating sites, OR
  • a performance improvement in Abdominal CT utilization for Renal Colic of >5% across all participating sites.

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Chest Pain

Discharge Rate
Top Performer Most Improved
Foothills Hospital - Boulder Community Health Brunswick Freestanding Emergency Department - Southwest General Hospital Health System
Crouse Hosptial Willamette Valley Medical Center
  Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital

Selection Criteria:

Top Performer indicates an ED site with an increase in discharge rate of >75% across all participating sites.

Most Improved indicates an ED site with a percent improvement in discharge rate of >5% across all participating sites.

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Opioid

Administration Rate - Back Pain
Top Performer Most Improved
Brunswick Freestanding Emergency Brigham City Community Hospital
Chatham Hospital Caldwell UNC Health Care
Crouse Hospital Crouse Hospital
Davis Hospital and Medical Center Davis Hospital and Medical Center
Johnston Health-UNCHealth Johnston Health-UNCHealth
Lenoir Memorial Hospital Mountain Point Medical Center
UNC Health Care North Carolina  

 

Administration Rate - Dental Pain
Top Performer Most Improved
Black River Medical Center Alliance Health Seminole
Columbus Regional Healthcare System Christus Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi- Shoreline
Corpus Christi Medical Center - Northwest Regional Campus Christus Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi-South
Dignity Health- St. Rose Dominican West Flamingo Campus Citizens Medical Center
Ferrell Hospital - ICP Coffee Regional Medical Center
Franklin Woods Community Hospital Columbus Regional Healthcare System
Glenwood Regional Medical Center Corpus Christi Medical Center - Bay Area
Great River Medical Center Corpus Christi Medical Center - Northwest Regional Campus
Henry County Medical Center Covenant Medical Center
Jasper Memorial Hospital Jackson Health System - Jackson North Medical Center
Keokuk Area Hospital Jefferson Memorial Hospital
Martin General Hospital Keokuk Area Hospital
Northeast Regional Medical Center Melbourne Regional Medical Center
Northwest Health Physicians' Specialty Hospital Monroe County Hospital Alabama
Northwest Medical Center Bentonville OhioHealth Emergency Care- Ontario
Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center OSF St Francis Hospital and Medical Group
Ochsner Medical Complex- Iberville Porter Regional Hospital
OhioHealth Emergency Care- Ontario San Angelo Community Medical Center
OhioHealth Hardin Memorial Hospital Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital
OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital Siloam Springs Regional Hospital
Plateau Medical Center Southwest General Hospital
Portage Hospital SSM Health St. Clare Hospital - Fenton
Porter Regional Hospital Tug Valley ARH Hospital
River Valley Medical Center Western Arizona Regional Medical Center
Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Whitesburg ARH Hospital
Siloam Springs Regional Hospital Wise Regional Health System East
Southwest General Hospital  
Southwestern Medical Center  
St. Martin Hospital  
Sycamore Shoales Hospital  
The Medical Center of Southeast Texas  
Twin County Regional Hospital  
Unity Health - Harris Medical Center  
University Hospital and Clinics  
University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center  
UPMC Susquehanna Lock Haven  
Washington County Memorial Hospital  
Willis-Knighton Bossier Health Center  
Willis-Knighton Pierremont Health Center  
Wilson Medical Center  

 

Administration Rate - Atraumatic Headache
Top Performer Most Improved
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center Pottstown Memorial Medical Center
Montefiore New Rochelle  
Pottstown Memorial Medical Center  

 

Prescribing - Back Pain
Top Performer Most Improved
Chatham Hospital Brunswick Freestanding Emergency
Crouse Hospital Crouse Hospital
Lenoir Memorial Hospital Saline Memorial Hospital
Ogden  Regional Medical Center  
UNC Medical Center Hillsborough  

 

Prescribing Rate - Dental Pain
Top Performer Most Improved
Barbourville ARH Hospital Baptist Medical Center Attala
Hazard ARH Regional Medical Center Bethesda Hospital East
Martin General Hospital Bryan Hospital
Mary Breckinridge ARH Hospital Christus Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi- Shoreline
Northeast Regional Medical Center Citizens Medical Center
Northwest Health Physicians' Specialty Hospital Columbus Regional Healthcare System
Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center Corpus Christi Medical Center - Bay Area
OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital Corpus Christi Medical Center - Doctors Regional
Southeastern Ohio Regional Medical Center Corpus Christi Medical Center - Northwest Regional Campus
Unicoi County Memorial Hospital - ICP Dickenson Community Hospital - ICP
  East Jefferson General Hospital
  Forrest City Medical Center
  Franklin Foundation Hospital
  Great River Medical Center
  Harris Regional Hospital
  Indian Path Medical Center
  Johnson County Community Hospital - ICP
  Johnston Health
  Keokuk Area Hospital
  Massac Memorial Hospital
  Mon General Hospital
  Monroe County Hospital Alabama
  Navarro Regional Hospital
  Northeast Regional Medical Center
  Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center
  San Angelo Community Medical Center
  Southwest General Hospital
  Southwestern Medical Center
  St Vincent Randolph Hospital
  St.Vincent Dunn Hospital
  Swain County Hospital
  The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus
  Unicoi County Memorial Hospital - ICP
  Upson Regional Medical Center
  Valparaiso Medical Center
  Warm Springs Medical Center
  Washington County Memorial Hospital
  Wayne Memorial Hospital

 

Prescribing Rate - Atraumatic Headache
Top Performer Most Improved
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center Pottstown Memorial Medical Center
Pottstown Memorial Medical Center  
Saint Peters University Hospital  
Telluride Medical Center  

 

Prescribing Rate - Naloxone (ED Management of Opioid Use Disorder)
Top Performer
Chesapeake Regional Medical Center
HealthAlliance Hospital
Fountain Valley Regional Medical Center

 

Selection Criteria:

Top Performer indicates and ED site with:

  • the zero Opioids prescribed for Atraumatic Headache, OR
  • the five lowest Administration or Prescribing rates for Low Back Pain, OR
  • Administration or Prescribing rates of 5% or less for Dental Pain across all participating sites, OR
  • the highest Naloxone Prescribing rates in ED Management of Opioid Use Disorder across all participating sites.

Most Improved indicates and ED site with:

  • the largest performance improvement in Prescribing rates for Atraumatic Headache across all participating sites, OR
  • a performance improvement in Administration or Prescribing rates for Low Back Pain of 20% across all participating sites, OR
  • a performance improvement in Administration or Prescribing rates for Dental Pain of 20% across all participating sites.

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For any questions regarding the selection of sites and/or the criteria, please contact The E-QUAL Team.

 

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