BAKERSFIELD HEART HOSPITAL - BAKERSFIELD, CA

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Addresss:
3001 SILLECT AVENUE
BAKERSFIELD, CA, 93308
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (661) 316-6000

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

Other nearby hospitals and nursing homes

Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Registered Professional Nurses : 0.25
Registered Pharmacists : 0.25
Respiratory Therapists : 0.25

Number Of Beds
Total: 47
Total Certified: 47

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Outpatient Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Speech Pathology Services
Therapeutic Radiology Services

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

0.213%
California:

0.625%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 28%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

4%
California:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

21%
California:

21%
Always
Here:

75%
California:

72%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
State:

6%
Usually
This Hospital:

20%
California:

17%
Always
Here:

72%
California:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
State:

13%
Usually
This Hospital:

27%
State:

28%
Always
Here:

65%
California:

59%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

9%
State:

8%
Usually
Here:

20%
California:

25%
Always
Here:

71%
State:

67%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

20%
State:

23%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
State:

19%
Always
Here:

61%
California:

58%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
State:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

18%
State:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

73%
California:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

11%
California:

18%
Usually
Here:

35%
State:

33%
Always
This Hospital:

54%
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
Here:

6%
State:

10%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

19%
State:

24%
9 or 10
Here:

75%
California:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

4%
State:

7%
Yes, probably
Here:

14%
State:

24%
Yes, definitely
Here:

82%
California:

69%

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

Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$48,536
California:

$55,746
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,767
State:

$9,903
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

1.10%
State:

0.48%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$60,338
State:

$83,364
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,455
State:

$15,491
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

1.16%
State:

0.94%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$51,167
California:

$40,505
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,146
State:

$6,444
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.78%
California:

0.21%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,603
California:

$39,980
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,982
State:

$7,146
Number of discharges: 40
This Hospital:

2.59%
State:

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

$38,591
State:

$59,369
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,393
California:

$10,810
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

1.68%
California:

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

$24,029
State:

$28,713
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,868
California:

$4,819
Number of discharges: 41
This Hospital:

2.65%
State:

1.18%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$41,006
State:

$36,707
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,516
State:

$7,245
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

1.55%
California:

2.08%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,551
California:

$29,034
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,668
California:

$4,742
Number of discharges: 36
Here:

2.33%
California:

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

$43,411
California:

$46,809
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,343
California:

$8,290
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

1.29%
State:

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

$39,323
California:

$58,013
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,617
California:

$10,305
Number of discharges: 52
Here:

3.36%
State:

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

$31,425
California:

$35,163
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,754
California:

$6,206
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.84%
California:

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

$55,929
State:

$117,989
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,488
California:

$20,259
Number of discharges: 38
This Hospital:

2.46%
California:

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

$42,326
California:

$62,234
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,292
California:

$9,681
Number of discharges: 111
Here:

7.18%
California:

1.28%
Disorders of Pancreas Except Malignancy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$44,982
California:

$49,068
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,181
California:

$8,923
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.78%
California:

0.22%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$42,333
California:

$55,838
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,605
State:

$10,485
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.91%
State:

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

$32,574
State:

$36,899
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,224
State:

$6,233
Number of discharges: 54
This Hospital:

3.49%
State:

3.09%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,167
State:

$46,039
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,765
State:

$8,685
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

1.42%
State:

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

$50,334
California:

$80,936
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,973
California:

$15,696
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.78%
California:

0.79%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$37,195
State:

$47,292
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,997
State:

$8,831
Number of discharges: 75
Here:

4.85%
State:

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

$54,752
California:

$70,963
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,735
California:

$13,159
Number of discharges: 76
Here:

4.92%
California:

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

$30,802
California:

$32,995
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,512
California:

$5,851
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

1.88%
California:

1.02%
Hypertension without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,933
California:

$30,058
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,042
California:

$5,453
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.71%
State:

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

$201,901
State:

$260,329
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$37,723
State:

$51,393
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.97%
State:

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

$41,134
California:

$55,669
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,586
State:

$9,837
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

1.29%
State:

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

$68,833
State:

$95,326
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,055
State:

$17,327
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.78%
California:

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

$35,960
State:

$42,438
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,570
California:

$6,978
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.78%
State:

0.78%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$38,967
State:

$36,114
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,117
California:

$6,728
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

1.29%
California:

2.98%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,068
State:

$32,446
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,571
State:

$5,975
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

1.23%
State:

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

$75,713
California:

$89,034
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,777
California:

$17,349
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.91%
State:

0.83%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$74,711
California:

$141,530
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,737
State:

$28,554
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.84%
State:

0.56%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent with Major Complications or 4+ Vessels/Stents
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$132,186
California:

$166,637
Average Total Payments
Here:

$22,363
California:

$28,878
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

1.29%
California:

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

$75,665
California:

$102,086
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,295
California:

$16,769
Number of discharges: 122
Here:

7.89%
California:

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

$67,560
California:

$97,514
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,711
State:

$14,973
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

2.07%
California:

0.30%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures without Coronary Artery Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$61,993
State:

$102,162
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,847
State:

$16,151
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

1.55%
California:

0.42%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$37,842
California:

$46,464
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,045
State:

$8,334
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

1.03%
State:

0.45%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$79,848
State:

$107,281
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,455
State:

$22,071
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.91%
California:

0.47%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$68,327
State:

$78,140
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,431
State:

$16,377
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.91%
California:

0.41%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,545
California:

$32,752
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,128
California:

$5,599
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.71%
State:

0.35%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,746
California:

$48,439
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,707
State:

$8,967
Number of discharges: 44
Here:

2.85%
State:

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

$62,767
California:

$72,128
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,661
California:

$14,548
Number of discharges: 47
Here:

3.04%
California:

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

$50,385
California:

$70,949
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,076
State:

$12,543
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.84%
State:

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

$86,759
State:

$101,885
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,149
California:

$17,925
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

1.42%
California:

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

$167,273
State:

$262,024
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$33,895
State:

$48,700
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

1.42%
State:

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

$77,321
California:

$120,888
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,740
California:

$21,006
Number of discharges: 38
This Hospital:

2.46%
California:

0.92%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$65,333
State:

$90,173
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,529
California:

$16,748
Number of discharges: 75
Here:

4.85%
California:

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

$42,710
California:

$50,385
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,461
State:

$9,612
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.84%
California:

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

$39,488
California:

$48,755
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,113
State:

$8,695
Number of discharges: 39
Here:

2.52%
California:

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

$55,277
State:

$70,362
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,645
California:

$12,496
Number of discharges: 30
Here:

1.94%
State:

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

$33,813
State:

$34,477
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,661
California:

$5,838
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

1.62%
California:

0.97%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$35,729
State:

$37,038
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,250
California:

$6,233
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

1.81%
California:

1.60%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$34,424
California:

$37,396
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,874
California:

$6,120
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

1.23%
California:

0.94%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

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

96.0%
State:

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

91.0%
California:

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

96.0%
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:

98.0%
California:

93.9%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
This Hospital:

7
California:

9
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
Here:

95.0%
State:

97.2%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

91.0%
California:

97.5%

Heart Failure

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

99.0%
State:

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

80.0%
California:

96.2%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

94.0%
California:

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

100.0%
State:

99.4%

Pneumonia

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

97.0%
California:

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

98.0%
California:

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

96.0%
California:

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

96.0%
California:

95.9%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

95.0%
State:

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

98.0%
State:

95.8%

Surgery

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

98.0%
California:

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

95.0%
State:

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

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
This Hospital:

86.0%
California:

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

93.0%
California:

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

99.0%
State:

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

100.0%
State:

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

88.0%
California:

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

94.0%
California:

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

98.0%
California:

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

99.0%
State:

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:

14.7%
California:

14.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

10.2%
California:

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

9.8%
California:

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

19.9%
California:

19.3%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

25.0%
State:

24.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

18.8%
State:

18.3%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

0.041%
California:

0.170%

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