Inpatient Outcomes

Acute Rehabilitation Inpatient Outcomes

Inpatient outcomes on AR are compared with national acute rehabilitation benchmarks compiled by the American Medical Rehabilitation Providers Association (AMRPA) database called erehabdata.

Average Age of Individuals Served:

  • The average age was 40 years.

Average Length of Stay:

  • 56 days for tetraplegia
  • 43 days for paraplegia

Discharge Home:

  • Most people were able to return to a community setting after their inpatient rehabilitation stay. More individuals with SCI are able to discharge to a community setting than from other rehabilitation hospitals in the region and nation.
  • Paraplegia C1-4 Tetraplegia C5-7 Tetraplegia
    Madonna
    81%
    50%
    75%
    Nation
    68%
    56%
    64%
    Region
    72%
    44%
    51%

Rehospitalization:

  • 7 individuals with SCI transferred to acute care hospitals, 4 of them for planned procedures.

Patient Satisfaction:

  • 100% of patients rated their experience as "Excellent or Good."
  • 100% agreed they would recommend Madonna's SCI Rehabilitation Program to their family and friends.

Gains Maintained 6-12 Months Post Discharge:

  • 90.6% gained or maintained function.
  • 43.5% resumed driving.

Rehospitalization 6-12 Months Post Discharge:

  • 16.7% planned and unplanned rehospitalization.