Effective Pneumonia Care

Pneumonia is a serious lung infection that causes difficulty breathing, fever, cough, and fatigue.  These measures show some of the recommended treatments for pneumonia.

Data shown below for RMH is from the most recent update of CMS Hospital Compare / Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services.

 Measure

RMH
Performance 

 Illinois Av.

U.S. Av.

Notes 

Pneumonia patients given the most appropriate initial antibiotics. (Higher percentages are better.)

 100%

96% 

96%