EDTC safety, quality and outcomes
Our safety and quality reports help families and partner providers make the most informed health care decisions for the benefit of their children and patients. We follow the Institute of Medicine's Six Dimensions of Care to structure our quality improvement efforts.
To provide feedback, or for more information on our quality data, email us or call (414) 266-6556.
Volumes and quality
The emergency department at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is the busiest in the state, caring for more than 40,000 new patients every year.
In 2014, 43,448 unique patients across 40 states and 6 countries were referred to us for emergency care.
We want our patients and families to have the best care experience possible. To continue to provide excellent care, we ask our guests to fill out a survey rating their care experience. The rating scale ranges from 0 to 10 where 0 is the worst experience and 10 is the best. We strive to achieve a 9 or 10 rating from every patient and family that chooses our care which is represented in the graph below.