Beaumont, Royal Oak Outcomes

The services listed below are just a portion of the wide range of services offered at Beaumont. The services displayed are those with 500 or more cases during the reporting time period.

Data source: University Health System Consortium (UHC). UHC is an alliance of the nation's leading nonprofit academic medical centers. The UHC provides a variety of performance improvement initiatives including comparative and quality improvement data. This data has been severity adjusted and reflects inpatient hospital visits only.   

Volumes (July 2012 - June 2013)

Service Line Number of Cases 
General Medicine                      14,421
Cardiology 5,624
Obstetrics 5,323
Orthopedics 5,100
Gastroenterology 4,683
General Surgery 3,647
Normal Newborns 3,122
Neurology 2,771
Trauma 2,256
Spinal Surgery 2,123
Neonatology 2,058
Rehabilitation 1,706
Psychiatry 1,155
Medical Oncology 1,088
Urology 1,039
Gynecology 741
Cardiac Surgery 707
Vascular Surgery 505

 

Length of Stay (July 2012 - June 2013)

Length of stay measures the average number of days for an inpatient hospital visit.

Service Line                 
Mean Length       
of Stay       
(days) Observed       
Mean Length       
of Stay       
(days) Expected       
How We Compare
General Medicine 5.08        4.75       
Cardiology 4.74        4.30       
Obstetrics 2.96        2.98       
Orthopedics 3.93        3.85       
Gastroenterology 4.54        4.33       
General Surgery 7.69        7.49       
Normal Newborns 2.30        2.22       
Neurology 4.39        4.37       
Trauma 6.63        6.01       
Spinal Surgery 3.13        3.67       
Neonatology 7.86        7.42       
Rehabilitation 10.12        15.01       
Psychiatry 7.95        10.17       
Medical Oncology 6.88        6.77       
Urology 3.64        3.79       
Gynecology 2.11        2.23       
Cardiac Surgery 11.14        10.20       
Vascular Surgery 5.79        5.53       

 

Mortality Rates (% of deaths) - July 2012 - June 2013

Service Line % Deaths Observed % Deaths Expected How We Compare
General Medicine 2.32 3.68
Cardiology 1.64 2.65
Obstetrics 0.00 0.02
Orthopedics 0.27 0.49
Gastroenterology 0.81 1.53
General Surgery 1.78 2.47
Normal Newborns 0.00 0.00
Neurology 1.91 3.43
Trauma 3.32 4.26
Spinal Surgery 0.19 0.20
Neonatology 0.73 1.29
Rehabilitation 0.00 0.15
Psychiatry 0.00 0.08
Medical Oncology 4.96 7.30
Urology 0.48 0.61
Gynecology 0.00 0.08
Cardiac Surgery 4.95 3.69
Vascular Surgery 2.18 2.16