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Heart Attack
Mortality (Death) Rates

UTMB’s mortality index for patients who suffered a heart attack in 2015 is better (lower than) than 1.00, meaning that fewer heart attack patients died than predicted. Stated differently, UTMB saved the lives of two heart attack patients who were predicted to die this past year. UTMB’s mortality index for this condition was nearly 10% lower than our Academic Medical Center Peers' average in 2015.

AMI Mortality Rate Graph

Discharge Year

Cases

Observed Mortality Rate

Expected Mortality Rate

 Mortality Index

Star Ranking

2015

302

4.30

5.00

0.86

★ ★ ★ ★

2014

280

6.07

5.11

1.19

2013

260

6.15

4.95

1.24

2012

193

4.66

6.02

0.77

★ ★ ★ ★ ★


See Heart Attack Readmissions Rates See Heart Attack Length of Stay

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