Table 2

Sources of data for the dashboard and rank order lists

Performance metricData source
Patient satisfactionHealthcare Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems data from Center for Medicare Services
Discharge metricsElectronic medical record (Epic Clarity)
Readmission rateElectronic medical record (Epic Clarity)*
Length of stayVizient†
Service metricsAdministrative reports generated by the section of hospital medicine
CAUTI/CLABI eventsHospital data, adjudicated by the infection control department
  • Complete data extraction and transformation was performed using Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio and R Studio.

  • *Data obtained after being vetted by Vizient.

  • †Vizient is a national database of clinical data.

  • CAUTI, catheter-associated urinary tract infection; CLABI, central line-associated bloodstream infection.