The MPIRICA Quality Score allows you, your family, and your physician to easily compare facilities and surgeons at the procedure level with a simple, three-digit number. The core of the score is a set of clinically driven, scientifically valid and weighted calculations about things that matter to patients who are having surgery.
It takes into consideration all the important things that you should think about when planning for surgery and wraps them into a single performance score. The components of the MPIRICA Quality Score factor in and weigh important things like:
- Am I going to be in a hospital for a prolonged length of stay?
- What are my risks of complications?
- What are my chances of the ultimate poor outcome: death?