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Pneumonia
Mortality (Death) Rates

UTMB’s mortality index for patients who had pneumonia in 2015 was lower (better) than 1.00, meaning that UTMB had fewer patients die in 2015 than predicted. Stated differently, UTMB saved the lives of 3 pneumonia patients that were predicted to die last year. For this condition, UTMB is one of the top 15% of performers among UHC-AAMC hospitals in 2015.

Pneumonia Mortality Rate Graph

Discharge Year

Cases

Observed Mortality Rate

Expected Mortality Rate

 Mortality Index

Star Ranking

2015

229

1.31

2.59

0.51

★★★★★

2014

197

2.03

2.03

1.00

★★

2013

166

0.60

1.64

0.37

★★★★★

2012

171

0.58

2.11

0.28

★★★★★


See Pneumonia Length of Stay See Pneumonia Readmission Rates
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