Orthopedics: Length of Stay - University of Vermont Medical Center - Burlington, VT

Knee Replacement Length of Stay

A low number is better.

What this means

Length of stay measures the number of days a patient is hospitalized. This measure shows UVM Medical Center's performance in relation to a national comparison.

Why it's important

A shorter length of stay is an indicator of a good patient care process. This measure shows how UVM Medical Center compares with more than 100 academic medical centers across the country.

Chart Source Data - University HealthSystem Consortium

Hip Replacement Length of Stay

A low number is better.

What this means

Length of stay measures the number of days a patient is hospitalized. This measure shows UVM Medical Center's performance in relation to a national comparison.

Why it's important

A shorter length of stay is an indicator of a good patient care process. This measure shows how UVM Medical Center compares with more than 100 academic medical centers across the country.

Chart Source Data - University HealthSystem Consortium