ALAMEDA COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER - OAKLAND, CA

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Addresss:
1411 E 31ST ST
OAKLAND, CA, 94602
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (510) 437-4800

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Government - Local
Emergency Services: Yes
Type: Rehabilitation Units

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 75.50
Registered Professional Nurses : 402.50
Other Salaried Personnel : 817.25
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 8.00
Dieticians : 13.00
Occupational Therapists : 0.50
Physical Therapists : 5.00
Registered Pharmacists : 18.00
Respiratory Therapists : 3.00
Physicians : 6.50
Medical Social Workers : 23.75
Residents (Physicians) : 110.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 613
Total Certified: 613
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 80
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 50

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Certified Trauma Center Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dental Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Neonatal Nursery Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Pediatric Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Psychiatric Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Therapeutic Radiology Services

Use of Medical Imaging

Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
Here:

2.900%
State:

8.180%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.049%
State:

0.170%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.039%
State:

0.043%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
This Hospital:

2.400%
California:

5.492%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
Here:

5.500%
California:

1.898%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

100.0%
California:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

98.5%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

97.5%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
California:

98.9%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

100.0%
California:

96.2%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

99.0%
California:

93.5%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
California:

99.4%

Pneumonia

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

100.0%
California:

96.1%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

98.0%
State:

96.7%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
California:

98.1%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

95.9%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

97.0%
State:

94.3%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

93.0%
California:

95.8%

Surgery

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

100.0%
California:

96.0%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

96.9%
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%
California:

99.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
This Hospital:

100.0%
California:

93.9%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

100.0%
State:

96.1%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
California:

99.6%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

10.1%
State:

10.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

13.8%
State:

11.7%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

28.2%
State:

24.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

18.3%
California:

18.3%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 26%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

13%
California:

7%
Usually
Here:

23%
State:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

64%
State:

72%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

6%
State:

6%
Usually
This Hospital:

17%
California:

17%
Always
Here:

77%
State:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

20%
State:

13%
Usually
Here:

29%
State:

28%
Always
This Hospital:

51%
California:

59%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

10%
California:

8%
Usually
Here:

27%
California:

25%
Always
Here:

63%
State:

67%

How often did staff explain about medicines before giving them to patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

25%
State:

23%
Usually
Here:

19%
California:

19%
Always
This Hospital:

56%
State:

58%

How often were the patients' rooms and bathrooms kept clean?

Sometimes or never
Here:

21%
California:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

23%
California:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

56%
California:

69%

How often was the area around patients' rooms kept quiet at night?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

24%
California:

18%
Usually
Here:

34%
California:

33%
Always
This Hospital:

42%
California:

49%

Were patients given information about what to do during their recovery at home?

Yes
This Hospital:

78%
California:

81%
No
Here:

22%
California:

19%

How do patients rate the hospital overall on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)?

6 or lower
Here:

11%
California:

10%
7 or 8
Here:

27%
State:

24%
9 or 10
Here:

62%
State:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

8%
California:

7%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

30%
State:

24%
Yes, definitely
Here:

62%
State:

69%

Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) - Medicare Provider Charge Data

Alcohol/Drug Abuse or Dependence without Rehabilitation Therapy without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,093
State:

$27,915
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,826
State:

$5,741
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

4.17%
State:

0.43%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,975
California:

$36,707
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,315
California:

$7,245
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

4.86%
State:

2.08%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,588
State:

$29,034
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,867
California:

$4,742
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

4.63%
State:

2.11%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,995
State:

$46,809
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,327
State:

$8,290
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

4.63%
California:

1.75%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$43,837
State:

$58,013
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,142
State:

$10,305
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

3.01%
State:

2.00%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,648
State:

$35,163
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,119
State:

$6,206
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

6.48%
State:

1.11%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,864
California:

$36,899
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,364
California:

$6,233
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

6.71%
California:

3.09%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,353
State:

$47,292
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,996
State:

$8,831
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

4.86%
California:

2.91%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,734
California:

$70,963
Average Total Payments
Here:

$20,639
State:

$13,159
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

4.63%
California:

3.03%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,537
California:

$32,995
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,582
California:

$5,851
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

4.86%
California:

1.02%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,941
State:

$36,114
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,741
California:

$6,728
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

4.40%
State:

2.98%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,881
State:

$49,218
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,635
California:

$10,092
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

4.17%
California:

0.94%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,546
California:

$32,446
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,257
State:

$5,975
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

4.63%
California:

2.21%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,812
State:

$32,752
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,575
California:

$5,599
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

3.01%
State:

0.35%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$50,161
California:

$70,949
Average Total Payments
Here:

$20,463
State:

$12,543
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

2.78%
California:

1.04%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$87,335
State:

$120,888
Average Total Payments
Here:

$34,222
California:

$21,006
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

3.47%
State:

0.92%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,855
California:

$38,752
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,355
State:

$6,932
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

3.47%
State:

0.59%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$80,178
California:

$90,173
Average Total Payments
Here:

$29,400
State:

$16,748
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

7.64%
State:

7.21%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$31,934
State:

$50,385
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,848
State:

$9,612
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

2.78%
State:

2.35%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,256
State:

$48,755
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,550
California:

$8,695
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

4.40%
California:

2.75%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,959
California:

$37,038
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,939
California:

$6,233
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

10.42%
California:

1.60%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.426%
California:

0.530%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
Here:

0.852%
State:

0.608%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
This Hospital:

2.555%
California:

0.321%
Signs of Uncontrolled Blood Sugar
Here:

0.852%
State:

0.246%

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