Hospital Mortality Indicator (HMI) - Literature review with appendices
Prepared by Melbourne EpiCentre in collaboration with Fiona Landgren and Carole Staley
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This review, commissioned by the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC), includes information pertaining to the ACSQHC core in‐hospital mortality indicators (HMIs), including:
- Hospital Standardised Mortality Ratio (HSMR)
- Death in low mortality DRGs (LMDRG)
- Condition specific in‐hospital mortality for
- Acute myocardial infarction (AMI)
- Fractured neck of femur
The review will be used to inform further development, implementation and evaluation of the HMIs.