Return on Investment – Comparison of LOS and Cost
VQI centers have seen measurably lower lengths of stay and costs for vascular patients compared to national in-patient averages*. Please see examples for Carotid Endarterectomy and Endovascular AAA below.
Carotid Endarterectomy Length of Stay
Endovascular AAA Length of Stay
*Source: HCUP/NIS database; VQI mean LOS 2014. Based on $2,157 cost of stay in the 2013 AHA Annual Survey, Copyright 2015 by Health Forum, LLC, an affiliate of the American Hospital Association. Avg. annual VQI CEA volumes, 60; avg. VQI EVAR volumes, 30.
DEMONSTRATING ROI WITH VQI
Our Center Opportunity Profile for Improvement (COPI) reports give you actionable data and a roadmap for change at your center. The examples above show the impact that the VQI can have on your outcomes.
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