Performance: Timely and Effective Care - Process of Care Measures
Heart Failure Care
The adequate treatment for heart failure patients depends on the area of heart affected. The "evaluation of the left ventricular systolic function" is a test that helps health providers determine whether the left side of the heart is pumping properly.
|Measure||Hospital Average||How this Hospital Compares|
|Evaluation of Left Ventricular Function||20% Measure: Evaluation of Left Ventricular Function|
This heart failure measure is based on a sample size of 25. Sample data was collected between 04/01/2014 and 03/31/2015
Heart failure patients given an evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic (LVS) function. This evaluation can tell your doctor whether the left side of your heart is pumping properly. 
A higher percentage of LVS evaluation is better.
-  Results are based on a shorter time period than required.