Preventive Care

Hospitals and healthcare providers play a crucial role in promoting, providing and educating patients about preventive services and screenings and maintaining the health of their communities.  Many diseases are preventable through immunizations, screenings, treatment, and lifestyle changes.

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: 

Patients assessed and given influenza vaccination. (Higher percentages are better.)

 100%

94% 

93% 

 

Healthcare workers given influenza vaccination. (Higher percentages are better.)

 99%

81% 

79%