HOSP COMUNITARIO BUEN SAMARITANO - AGUADILLA, PR

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Addresss:
CARR.2 KM.1.4 AVE. SEVERIANO CUEVAS #18
AGUADILLA, PR, 00603
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (787) 658-0000

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Voluntary non-profit - Other
Emergency Services: Yes

Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 66.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 126.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 1.57
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 8.00
Dieticians : 2.00
Physical Therapists : 5.00
Registered Pharmacists : 11.00
Respiratory Therapists : 17.00
Physicians : 11.00
Medical Social Workers : 1.00
Residents (Physicians) : 8.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 230
Total Certified: 230

Provided Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Obstetric Services
Operating Room Services
Optometric Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Pediatric Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Therapeutic Radiology Services

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

92.0%
Puerto Rico:

94.1%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

76.0%
State:

90.4%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

88.0%
State:

92.2%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

88.0%
Puerto Rico:

89.8%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

91.0%
State:

94.0%
Percent of Patients Given Fibrinolytic Medication Within 30 Minutes Of Arrival
This Hospital:

48.0%
State:

54.4%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

75.0%
State:

83.8%

Heart Failure

Percent of patients who were given an evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

93.0%
Puerto Rico:

92.7%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

88.0%
State:

92.1%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

98.0%
State:

84.2%

Pneumonia

Percent of Patients Given Initial Antibiotic(s) within 6 Hours After Arrival
Here:

50.0%
Puerto Rico:

71.9%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

62.0%
Puerto Rico:

78.2%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

89.2%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

36.0%
State:

76.4%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

18.0%
State:

54.4%

Surgery

Percent of Surgery Patients given an antibiotic at the right time (within one hour before surgery) to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

54.0%
State:

84.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

63.0%
State:

78.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

96.0%
Puerto Rico:

95.1%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
Here:

26.0%
Puerto Rico:

81.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

11.0%
State:

81.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

95.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
Here:

88.0%
State:

88.0%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
State:

88.6%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

16.2%
Puerto Rico:

16.2%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

11.6%
State:

12.1%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

15.7%
State:

15.2%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

19.2%
Puerto Rico:

22.5%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

24.5%
State:

26.6%

Average Medicare Payment

Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive w/o CC/MCC: $2,801
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive w MCC: $6,250
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive w CC: $3,934
Heart failure and shock w/o CC/MCC: $2,326
Heart failure and shock w MCC: $4,703
Heart failure and shock w CC: $3,243
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease w/o CC/MCC: $2,336
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease w MCC: $4,197
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease w CC: $3,143
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy w MCC: $4,615
Diabetes w MCC: $4,379
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant w/o CC/MCC: $6,461
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant w CC: $8,338
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy w/o c.d.e. w/o CC/MCC: $3,628
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy w/o c.d.e. w MCC: $7,977
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy w/o c.d.e. w CC: $5,317
Cholecystectomy except by laparoscope w/o c.d.e. w MCC: $2,371
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral w/o CC/MCC: $3,108
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral w CC: $4,516
Major small and large bowel procedures w/o CC/MCC: $5,226
Major small and large bowel procedures w CC: $7,100
Major small and large bowel procedures w MCC: $12,221
Major shoulder or elbow joint procedures w/o CC/MCC: $3,589
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity w/o MCC: $6,467
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy w/o CC/MCC: $2,718

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