Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Hospice Referral Patterns and Quality Outcomes - Oct 2016 to Sep 2019


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DRG Category Total Unique Beneficiaries Discharged (Oct 2016 to Sep 2019) 30 Day Hospice Admission Rate Post Hospital Discharge (%) Hospice Avg. LOS Hospice Median LOS Visiting Nurse Service of New York - New York, NY MJHS Hospice and Palliative Care - New York, NY Calvary Hospital - Bronx, NY Hospice Care Network - Woodbury, NY Good Shepherd Hospice - Farmingdale, NY
All 14,667
Surgical 8,923
Non Surgical 8,357
Major Chest Procedures 1,346
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures 1,004
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis 877
Digestive Malignancy 673
Pancreas, Liver and Shunt Procedures 648
Lymphoma and Non-Acute Leukemia 566
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy 557
Renal Failure 499
Respiratory Neoplasms 467
Major Hematological/Immunological Diagnoses Except Sickle Cell Crisis and Coagulation 453
Nervous System Neoplasms 444
Kidney and Ureter Procedures 432
Pathological Fractures and Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Malignancy 424
Malignancy of Hepatobiliary System or Pancreas 418
Chemotherapy without Acute Leukemia as Secondary Diagnosis 400
Complications of Treatment 391
Major Bladder Procedures 387
Esophagitis, Gastroenteritis and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders 381
Uterine and Adnexal Procedures for Malignancy 373
Other Respiratory System O.R. Procedures 360
Postoperative and Post-Traumatic Infections 357
Other Digestive System Diagnoses 337
Stomach, Esophageal and Duodenal Procedures 337
Craniotomy and Endovascular Intracranial Procedures 297
Non-extensive Procedure Unrelated to Principal Diagnosis 278
Disorders of Biliary Tract 270
G.I. Obstruction 261
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections 235
Pneumothorax 232
Myeloproliferative Disorders or Poorly Differentiated Neoplasms with Major Procedure 215
Nutritional and Miscellaneous Metabolic Disorders 214
Lymphoma and Leukemia with Major Procedure 205
G.I.Hemorrhage 185
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations 180
Extensive O.R. Procedure Unrelated to Principal Diagnosis 179
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses 178
Signs and Symptoms 175
Other Myeloproliferative Disorders or Poorly Differentiated Neoplasm Diagnoses 175
Autologous Bone Marrow Transplant or T-cell Immunotherapy 167
Lymphoma and Non-Acute Leukemia with Other Procedure 165
Cellulitis 157
Other Digestive System O.R. Procedures 152
Biopsies of Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue 152
Major Head and Neck Procedures 148
Heart Failure and Shock 140
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses 138
Wound Debridement and Skin Graft Except Hand, for Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disorders 133
Major Hip and Knee Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity 132
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections 131
Disorders of Liver Except Malignancy, Cirrhosis and Alcoholic Hepatitis 131
Acute Leukemia without Major Procedure 128
Fever And Inflammatory Conditions 128
Pulmonary Embolism 126
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction 122
Hernia Procedures 120
Endocrine Disorders 116
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 115
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders 110
Cholecystectomy 109
Red Blood Cell Disorders 109
Other Disorders of Nervous System 105
Other O.R. Procedures for Injuries 101
Transurethral Procedures 100
Spinal Procedures 97
Other Skin, Subcutaneous Tissue and Breast Procedures 97
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical with Spinal Curvature / Malignancy / Infection or Extensive Fusions 96
Tracheostomy for Face, Mouth and Neck Diagnoses or Laryngectomy 95
Infections and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure 95
Myeloproliferative Disorders or Poorly Differentiated Neoplasms with Other Procedure 89
Peritoneal Adhesiolysis 89
Pleural Effusion 88
Other Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue O.R. Procedures 87
Other Respiratory System Diagnoses 87
Postoperative or Post-Traumatic Infections with O.R. Procedure 84
Chemotherapy 83
Peripheral Vascular Disorders 83
Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplant 82
Thyroid, Parathyroid and Thyroglossal Procedures 73
Skin Graft 71
Syncope and Collapse 66
Seizures 61
Peptic Ulcer 61
Medical Back Problems 61
Major Male Pelvic Procedures 60
Adrenal and Pituitary Procedures 60
Disorders of Pancreas Except Malignancy 58
Pelvic Evisceration, Radical Hysterectomy and Radical Vulvectomy 57
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 55
Hypertension 55
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders 55
ECMO or Tracheostomy with MV >96 Hours or PDX Except Face, Mouth and Neck 54
Coagulation Disorders 53
Skin Debridement 52
Kidney and Urinary Tract Neoplasms 52
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure 51
Soft Tissue Procedures 51
Minor Skin Disorders 50
Urinary Stones 50
Other Ear, Nose, Mouth and Throat O.R. Procedures 50
Dental and Oral Diseases 49
Otitis Media and Upper Respiratory Infection 49
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Procedures 47
Viral Illness 45
Hepatobiliary Diagnostic Procedures 45
Ventricular Shunt Procedures 44
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint 43
Biliary Tract Procedures Except Only Cholecystectomy with or without C.D.E. 42
Uterine and Adnexal Procedures for Non-Malignancy 41
Malignancy, Female Reproductive System 41
Peripheral and Cranial Nerve and Other Nervous System Procedures 39
Major Procedures with Diagnosis of Other Contact with Health Services 39
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders 38
Back and Neck Procedures, Except Spinal Fusion, or Disc Devices/Neurostimulators 37
Extraocular Procedures Except Orbit 37
Diabetes 35
Acute Myocardial Infarction 35
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical 33
Other Vascular Procedures 33
Ear, Nose, Mouth and Throat Malignancy 32
Bronchitis and Asthma 30
Rectal Resection 30
Reticuloendothelial and Immunity Disorders 29
Major Esophageal Disorders 28
Other Hepatobiliary or Pancreas Procedures 28
Revision of Hip or Knee Replacement 27
Connective Tissue Disorders 26
Lower Extremity and Humerus Procedures Except Hip,Foot,Femur 26
Vagina, Cervix and Vulva Procedures 26
Nonspecific Cerebrovascular Disorders 26
Major Skin Disorders 25
Bone Diseases and Arthropathies 25
Mouth Procedures 25
Kidney and Urinary Tract Signs and Symptoms 25
Signs and Symptoms of Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue 23
Cranial/Facial Procedures 22
Osteomyelitis 22
Cervical Spinal Fusion 22
Other Ear,Nose,Mouth and Throat Diagnoses 22
Wound Debridements for Injuries 22
Other Major Cardiovascular Procedures 21
Headaches 21
Interstitial Lung Disease 20
Respiratory Signs and Symptoms 20
Tendonitis, Myositis and Bursitis 20
Anal and Stomal Procedures 20
Atherosclerosis 20
Local Excision and Removal Int Fix Devices Except Hip and Femur 19
Non-Bacterial Infections of Nervous System Except Viral Meningitis 19
Appendectomy 18
Breast Biopsy, Local Excision and Other Breast Procedures 18
Major Joint and Limb Reattachment Procedures of Upper Extremity 18
Other Infectious and Parasitic Disease Diagnoses 16
Aftercare 16
D&C, Conization, Laparoscopy and Tubal Interruption 16
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs 16
Other O.R. Procedures of the Blood and Blood Forming Organs 15
Other Circulatory O.R. Procedures 15
Breast Disorders 15
Traumatic Stupor and Coma, Coma < 1 Hour 15
Inflammatory Bowel Disease 15
Transient Ischemia 15
Salivary Gland Procedures 15
HIV with Major Related Condition 14
Aftercare, Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue 14
Transurethral Prostatectomy 14
Breast Disorders 14
Inflammation of the Male Reproductive System 13
Infections, Female Reproductive System 12
Other Disorders of the Eye 12
Neurological Eye Disorders 12
Trauma to the Skin, Subcutaneous Tissue and Breast 12
Cirrhosis and Alcoholic Hepatitis 11
Amputation for Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue Disorders 11
Other Female Reproductive System Procedures 11