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Address
6655 ALVARADO ROAD
SAN DIEGO, CA, 92120
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (619) 229-3172

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Proprietary
Emergency Services: Yes

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

Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$77,270
State:

$83,364
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,804
State:

$15,491
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.76%
State:

0.94%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,500
California:

$28,823
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,248
State:

$4,913
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.08%
State:

0.40%
Back and Neck Procedures Except Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$47,918
California:

$57,529
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,129
State:

$8,621
Number of discharges: 46
This Hospital:

1.84%
California:

0.62%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,347
California:

$39,980
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,031
California:

$7,146
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.68%
California:

1.30%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,486
State:

$59,369
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,874
California:

$10,810
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.84%
State:

0.79%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,077
State:

$28,713
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,094
State:

$4,819
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.76%
State:

1.18%
Cellulitis with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,746
State:

$67,232
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,565
California:

$12,858
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.56%
California:

0.28%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,174
California:

$36,707
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,800
State:

$7,245
Number of discharges: 54
Here:

2.16%
California:

2.08%
Cervical Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$92,695
State:

$95,386
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,935
California:

$17,648
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.44%
State:

0.26%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,119
California:

$29,034
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,954
California:

$4,742
Number of discharges: 51
This Hospital:

2.04%
State:

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

$32,088
State:

$46,809
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,956
State:

$8,290
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

1.40%
State:

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

$35,509
State:

$58,013
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,238
California:

$10,305
Number of discharges: 51
Here:

2.04%
State:

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

$24,162
State:

$35,163
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,107
State:

$6,206
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.96%
California:

1.11%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$78,157
California:

$117,989
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,964
California:

$20,259
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.96%
California:

0.26%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$46,116
State:

$62,234
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,823
State:

$9,681
Number of discharges: 52
Here:

2.08%
State:

1.28%
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,616
State:

$42,162
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,421
State:

$7,743
Number of discharges: 37
Here:

1.48%
State:

0.28%
Dysequilibrium
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,674
State:

$32,624
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,595
State:

$5,257
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.48%
State:

0.23%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$35,377
California:

$55,838
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,305
California:

$10,485
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.64%
State:

0.67%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,241
California:

$36,899
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,199
State:

$6,233
Number of discharges: 90
Here:

3.59%
State:

3.09%
Extracranial Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,017
California:

$54,275
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,200
California:

$8,252
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.60%
California:

0.36%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$35,310
State:

$46,039
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,269
State:

$8,685
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.08%
California:

1.95%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$70,339
California:

$80,936
Average Total Payments
Here:

$17,101
State:

$15,696
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

1.04%
California:

0.79%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$32,200
California:

$44,086
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,484
State:

$8,042
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.80%
California:

0.72%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,978
California:

$47,292
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,798
State:

$8,831
Number of discharges: 44
Here:

1.76%
California:

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

$51,509
California:

$70,963
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,540
California:

$13,159
Number of discharges: 55
This Hospital:

2.20%
State:

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

$23,436
California:

$32,995
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,788
California:

$5,851
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.80%
California:

1.02%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$90,134
California:

$88,197
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,123
California:

$15,201
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.68%
State:

1.05%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$97,959
California:

$139,101
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,189
California:

$25,918
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.44%
State:

0.25%
Hypertension without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,552
State:

$30,058
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,414
State:

$5,453
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.44%
California:

0.19%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$148,448
State:

$260,329
Average Total Payments
Here:

$33,866
State:

$51,393
Number of discharges: 41
This Hospital:

1.64%
State:

0.87%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,792
California:

$55,669
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,882
California:

$9,837
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

1.00%
State:

1.65%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$40,382
State:

$95,326
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,248
State:

$17,327
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

1.00%
State:

1.11%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,558
State:

$42,438
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,024
California:

$6,978
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.76%
State:

0.78%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,455
California:

$52,262
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,052
California:

$10,172
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

1.16%
California:

0.99%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,069
State:

$36,114
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,126
State:

$6,728
Number of discharges: 42
Here:

1.68%
California:

2.98%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$44,430
California:

$55,567
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,413
State:

$9,493
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.60%
State:

0.23%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$82,577
State:

$88,239
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,784
State:

$17,187
Number of discharges: 84
Here:

3.35%
State:

6.26%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,700
California:

$42,156
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,591
State:

$6,908
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.60%
State:

0.92%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,538
State:

$49,218
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,769
State:

$10,092
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

1.40%
California:

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

$21,154
California:

$32,446
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,910
California:

$5,975
Number of discharges: 49
This Hospital:

1.96%
State:

2.21%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$53,347
California:

$89,034
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,177
California:

$17,349
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.60%
California:

0.83%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,397
California:

$49,604
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,872
California:

$8,812
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.48%
State:

0.66%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$40,759
California:

$76,730
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,962
State:

$15,378
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.52%
California:

0.34%
Other Vascular Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$91,983
California:

$124,507
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,264
California:

$21,685
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.44%
California:

0.44%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$122,536
State:

$141,530
Average Total Payments
Here:

$21,905
State:

$28,554
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.48%
State:

0.56%
Other Vascular Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$88,700
California:

$82,284
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,616
State:

$13,731
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.80%
State:

0.30%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent with Major Complications or 4+ Vessels/Stents
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$118,389
State:

$166,637
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$23,213
California:

$28,878
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.36%
California:

0.42%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$78,348
California:

$102,086
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,424
California:

$16,769
Number of discharges: 159
Here:

6.35%
State:

1.40%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Non-Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$83,350
California:

$97,514
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,751
California:

$14,973
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.72%
California:

0.30%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,001
California:

$46,464
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,811
State:

$8,334
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.92%
California:

0.45%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,421
California:

$68,498
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,138
State:

$12,969
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

1.00%
California:

0.29%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$34,294
California:

$64,758
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,211
California:

$11,179
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

1.80%
State:

1.15%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$44,317
California:

$54,654
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,692
California:

$11,520
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.52%
State:

0.36%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,555
State:

$35,878
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,722
California:

$7,039
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.08%
State:

1.21%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,670
California:

$48,439
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,167
California:

$8,967
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

1.12%
State:

1.90%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$38,744
California:

$72,128
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,395
California:

$14,548
Number of discharges: 54
Here:

2.16%
California:

1.48%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$44,413
California:

$70,949
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,382
California:

$12,543
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

1.04%
State:

1.04%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$56,121
California:

$101,885
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,320
State:

$17,925
Number of discharges: 51
Here:

2.04%
California:

1.30%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$140,793
State:

$262,024
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$34,544
California:

$48,700
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.64%
State:

0.44%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$47,285
California:

$120,888
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,268
California:

$21,006
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.64%
California:

0.92%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,123
California:

$38,752
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,414
State:

$6,932
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

0.96%
State:

0.59%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis with Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$138,046
California:

$277,564
Average Total Payments
Here:

$37,567
State:

$53,075
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

1.52%
California:

0.64%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$56,533
State:

$90,173
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,105
State:

$16,748
Number of discharges: 318
This Hospital:

12.70%
State:

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

$33,740
State:

$50,385
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,905
State:

$9,612
Number of discharges: 63
Here:

2.52%
State:

2.35%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,830
State:

$35,628
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,821
State:

$6,112
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.44%
State:

0.53%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,520
State:

$48,755
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,031
California:

$8,695
Number of discharges: 44
This Hospital:

1.76%
California:

2.75%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,542
California:

$70,362
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,330
State:

$12,496
Number of discharges: 51
Here:

2.04%
State:

1.89%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,920
State:

$34,477
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,096
California:

$5,838
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

0.88%
California:

0.97%
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$148,591
State:

$154,326
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$27,964
California:

$32,547
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.84%
State:

0.83%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,290
State:

$37,038
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,156
California:

$6,233
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

1.28%
State:

1.60%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,425
California:

$37,396
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,436
State:

$6,120
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.68%
California:

0.94%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Acute Renal Dialysis Services
  • Anatomical Laboratory Services
  • Anesthesia Services
  • Audiology Services
  • Blood Bank Services
  • CT Scanner Services
  • Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Services
  • Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Services
  • Chemotherapy Services
  • Clinical Laboratory Services
  • Dedicated Emergency Department Services
  • Diagnostic Radiology Services
  • Dietary Services
  • Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripter Services
  • ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
  • ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
  • Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
  • Inpatient Surgical Services
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri) Services
  • Neurosurgical Services
  • Occupational Therapy Services
  • Operating Room Services
  • Opthalmic Surgery Services
  • Orthopedic Surgery Services
  • Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
  • Outpatient Services
  • Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
  • Pharmacy Services
  • Physical Therapy Services
  • Postoperative Recovery Room Services
  • Reconstructive Surgery Services
  • Respiratory Care Services
  • Social Services
  • Speech Pathology Services

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 30.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 295.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 650.00
Occupational Therapists : 6.00
Physical Therapists : 13.00
Registered Pharmacists : 20.00
Respiratory Therapists : 21.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 4.00
Medical Social Workers : 2.00
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 34.00
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 6.00
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 11.00
Nurse Practitioners: 1.00

Number Of Beds

Total: 311
Total Certified: 281
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 50

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

99.0%
California:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

98.0%
California:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

92.0%
State:

96.8%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

95.0%
California:

98.5%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
California:

99.6%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
This Hospital:

93.0%
California:

93.9%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

96.0%
State:

97.5%

Heart Failure

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

98.0%
California:

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

93.0%
California:

96.2%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

92.0%
California:

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

100.0%
State:

99.4%

Pneumonia

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

99.0%
State:

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

97.0%
State:

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

100.0%
State:

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

98.0%
California:

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

97.0%
State:

94.3%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

92.0%
State:

95.8%

Surgery

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

96.0%
California:

98.1%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

96.3%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

98.0%
State:

98.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
Here:

96.0%
State:

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

96.0%
State:

96.9%
Percent of all Heart Surgery Patients whose blood sugar is kept under good control in the days right after surgery
Here:

84.0%
State:

94.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

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

96.0%
State:

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

91.0%
California:

96.1%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

97.0%
California:

95.1%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

100.0%
California:

95.5%
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 Attack
Here:

15.4%
State:

14.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

10.2%
State:

10.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

12.3%
State:

11.7%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

19.7%
California:

19.3%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

22.3%
California:

24.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

17.7%
California:

18.3%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

0.133%
California:

0.625%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.667%
State:

0.530%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
Here:

0.133%
California:

0.321%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 16%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

10%
California:

7%
Usually
Here:

24%
California:

21%
Always
Here:

66%
California:

72%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
State:

6%
Usually
Here:

15%
State:

17%
Always
Here:

80%
California:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

16%
California:

13%
Usually
Here:

30%
State:

28%
Always
This Hospital:

54%
California:

59%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

12%
California:

8%
Usually
Here:

27%
State:

25%
Always
Here:

61%
California:

67%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

33%
California:

23%
Usually
Here:

16%
State:

19%
Always
Here:

51%
State:

58%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

14%
State:

10%
Usually
Here:

24%
State:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

62%
California:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

19%
State:

18%
Usually
This Hospital:

33%
California:

33%
Always
This Hospital:

48%
California:

49%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

79%
State:

81%
No
This Hospital:

21%
California:

19%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

16%
State:

10%
7 or 8
Here:

26%
California:

24%
9 or 10
Here:

58%
State:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

11%
State:

7%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

27%
California:

24%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

62%
California:

69%

Use of Medical Imaging

Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.113%
State:

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

0.016%
California:

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

8.900%
State:

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

1.800%
State:

1.898%

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