The Rehabilitation Center monitors data on the quality and efficiency of services. Lourdes welcomes inquiries related to outcomes of our treatment.
As an example of how our data compares to others, Lourdes rehab patients consistently demonstrate functional improvement in shorter inpatient stays which reflects length of stay efficiency. In 2010 Lourdes patients scored a length of stay efficiency of 2.67 compared to the national average of 2.51.
The average treatment at Lourdes in 2010 lasted 11.1 days, compared to the national average of 12.7 days. 73% percent of patients discharged from Lourdes returned home.
For more information about the Lourdes Regional Rehabilitation Center, please call 856-757-3604 or 609-440-7095 (Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.).
Lourdes Regional Rehabilitation Center 2012 Outcomes Data
Diagnosis Mix & Average Length of Stay (ALOS)
|Category||# of Patients||ALOS|
|All Diagnoses||719||9.9 days|
|Joint Replacement||91||6.8 days|
|Hip Fracture||62||9.9 days|
Press Ganey, Inc. is used to summarize inpatient rehab satisfaction surveys and compare responses to 138 other rehab units/hospitals nationwide. Results for 2012 (rounded score out of 100 being the best):
|Likelihood of Recommending||90|
|Quality of Nursing Care||87|
Average Days in Acute Care Prior to Rehab Admission
Average Improvement in FIM (Functional Independence Measure) Function During Inpatient Rehab
|Ability||Lourdes Rehab||Nation (Severity Adjusted)*|
|Improvement after Stroke||17.3||26.0|
|Improvement after Hip Fracture||22.5||28.7|
|Improvement after Joint Replacement||25.1||27.3|
|Improvement after Amputation||14.1||23.8|
|Transfers to Bed or Chair||2.0||2.0|
*Data submitted fo rover 15,000 discharges to a national comparative database based on the functional independence measure (FIM), a nationally utilized 7 point rating scale used to rate the independence of rehabilitation inpatients in 18 functional areas. A higher number indicates greater improvement. A discharge level of 100 indicates independence in all areas.