Moffitt Cancer Center Hospice Referral Patterns and Quality Outcomes


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DRG Category Total Unique Beneficiaries Discharged (Jan 2016 - Dec 2018) 30 Day Hospice Admission Rate Post Hospital Discharge (%) Hospice Avg. LOS Hospice Median LOS Lifepath Hospice - Tampa, FL Suncoast Hospice - Clearwater, FL Tidewell Hospice - Sarasota, FL Gulfside Hospice - Land O Lakes, FL HPH Hospice - Hudson, FL
All 6,377
Surgical 4,318
Non Surgical 2,872
Major Chest Procedures 642
Kidney and Ureter Procedures 352
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures 313
Major Bladder Procedures 285
Renal Failure 219
Chemotherapy without Acute Leukemia as Secondary Diagnosis 214
Craniotomy and Endovascular Intracranial Procedures 209
Signs and Symptoms 199
Pancreas, Liver and Shunt Procedures 196
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis 194
Lymphoma and Non-Acute Leukemia 181
Major Hematological/Immunological Diagnoses Except Sickle Cell Crisis and Coagulation 178
Autologous Bone Marrow Transplant or T-cell Immunotherapy 150
Lymphoma and Leukemia with Major Procedure 131
Myeloproliferative Disorders or Poorly Differentiated Neoplasms with Major Procedure 128
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy 128
Esophagitis, Gastroenteritis and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders 127
Stomach, Esophageal and Duodenal Procedures 122
Acute Leukemia without Major Procedure 117
Chemotherapy 114
Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplant 107
Other Digestive System Diagnoses 105
Extensive O.R. Procedure Unrelated to Principal Diagnosis 103
Nutritional and Miscellaneous Metabolic Disorders 99
Complications of Treatment 98
Digestive Malignancy 91
Tracheostomy for Face, Mouth and Neck Diagnoses or Laryngectomy 87
Disorders of Biliary Tract 86
Other Respiratory System O.R. Procedures 86
Major Male Pelvic Procedures 85
Postoperative and Post-Traumatic Infections 84
Respiratory Neoplasms 84
Nervous System Neoplasms 81
Uterine and Adnexal Procedures for Malignancy 80
Myeloproliferative Disorders or Poorly Differentiated Neoplasms with Other Procedure 71
Pelvic Evisceration, Radical Hysterectomy and Radical Vulvectomy 71
Major Head and Neck Procedures 61
Other Skin, Subcutaneous Tissue and Breast Procedures 61
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses 59
G.I. Obstruction 57
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations 56
Major Hip and Knee Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity 56
Pulmonary Embolism 54
Other Digestive System O.R. Procedures 53
Non-extensive Procedure Unrelated to Principal Diagnosis 52
Malignancy of Hepatobiliary System or Pancreas 48
Fever And Inflammatory Conditions 48
Lymphoma and Non-Acute Leukemia with Other Procedure 48
Cellulitis 46
Other O.R. Procedures for Injuries 45
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections 45
Soft Tissue Procedures 45
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses 43
ECMO or Tracheostomy with MV >96 Hours or PDX Except Face, Mouth and Neck 43
Skin Graft 42
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders 42
Pathological Fractures and Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Malignancy 42
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections 41
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure 41
Wound Debridement and Skin Graft Except Hand, for Musculoskeletal and Connective Tissue Disorders 39
Other Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue O.R. Procedures 39
Red Blood Cell Disorders 38
Disorders of Liver Except Malignancy, Cirrhosis and Alcoholic Hepatitis 38
Endocrine Disorders 38
Spinal Procedures 37
Infections and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure 37
G.I.Hemorrhage 34
Thyroid, Parathyroid and Thyroglossal Procedures 33
Hernia Procedures 33
Adrenal and Pituitary Procedures 33
Biopsies of Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue 33
Pleural Effusion 31
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical with Spinal Curvature / Malignancy / Infection or Extensive Fusions 31
Other Disorders of Nervous System 30
Skin Debridement 29
Transurethral Procedures 29
Postoperative or Post-Traumatic Infections with O.R. Procedure 28
Hepatobiliary Diagnostic Procedures 27
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Procedures 27
Uterine and Adnexal Procedures for Non-Malignancy 25
Peritoneal Adhesiolysis 25
Ventricular Shunt Procedures 25
Breast Biopsy, Local Excision and Other Breast Procedures 24
Heart Failure and Shock 24
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical 24
Other Myeloproliferative Disorders or Poorly Differentiated Neoplasm Diagnoses 23
Disorders of Pancreas Except Malignancy 23
Peripheral Vascular Disorders 23
Coagulation Disorders 21
Syncope and Collapse 21
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint 21
Biliary Tract Procedures Except Only Cholecystectomy with or without C.D.E. 21
Mastectomy for Malignancy 19
Diabetes 19
Urinary Stones 19
Other Ear, Nose, Mouth and Throat O.R. Procedures 19
Nonspecific Cerebrovascular Disorders 18
Minor Skin Disorders 18
Major Procedures with Diagnosis of Other Contact with Health Services 17
Wound Debridements for Injuries 17
Peptic Ulcer 17
Penis Procedures 16
Pneumothorax 16
Revision of Hip or Knee Replacement 15
Back and Neck Procedures, Except Spinal Fusion, or Disc Devices/Neurostimulators 15
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders 14
Other Respiratory System Diagnoses 14
Dental and Oral Diseases 14
Medical Back Problems 14
Malignancy, Female Reproductive System 13
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 13
Other Major Cardiovascular Procedures 12
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 12
Breast Disorders 12
Kidney and Urinary Tract Neoplasms 12
Otitis Media and Upper Respiratory Infection 12
Seizures 12
Peripheral and Cranial Nerve and Other Nervous System Procedures 11
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders 11
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction 11
Cervical Spinal Fusion 11
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs 11