BROADLAWNS MEDICAL CENTER - DES MOINES, IA

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Addresss:
1801 HICKMAN ROAD
DES MOINES, IA, 50314
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (515) 282-2200

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

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 14.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 84.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 619.75
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 3.25
Dieticians : 5.75
Occupational Therapists : 1.00
Physical Therapists : 2.50
Registered Pharmacists : 13.00
Physicians : 27.75
Medical Social Workers : 7.75
Physician Assistants : 16.75
Residents (Physicians) : 28.50

Number Of Beds
Total: 200
Total Certified: 200
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 42

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Alcohol And/Or Drug Services
Anesthesia Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dental Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Hospice Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Psychiatric Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Speech Pathology Services

Use of Medical Imaging

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

12.200%
Iowa:

8.069%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 21%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
State:

3%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
Iowa:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

73%
Iowa:

80%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
Iowa:

3%
Usually
This Hospital:

15%
Iowa:

13%
Always
Here:

79%
Iowa:

84%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

11%
Iowa:

6%
Usually
Here:

23%
Iowa:

25%
Always
This Hospital:

66%
State:

69%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
State:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

24%
State:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

68%
State:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

15%
State:

15%
Usually
Here:

23%
Iowa:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

62%
State:

64%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
State:

6%
Usually
This Hospital:

25%
State:

16%
Always
Here:

69%
State:

78%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

10%
State:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

28%
Iowa:

30%
Always
This Hospital:

62%
Iowa:

63%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

83%
Iowa:

85%
No
Here:

17%
Iowa:

15%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

11%
State:

6%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

24%
State:

20%
9 or 10
Here:

65%
State:

74%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

6%
State:

3%
Yes, probably
Here:

30%
Iowa:

22%
Yes, definitely
Here:

64%
State:

75%

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

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

$8,095
Iowa:

$11,417
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,420
Iowa:

$4,078
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

7.26%
Iowa:

0.61%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$7,187
State:

$12,605
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,645
State:

$4,509
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

6.45%
State:

1.27%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$7,266
Iowa:

$11,248
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,995
State:

$3,968
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

6.45%
Iowa:

0.54%
Psychoses
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,278
Iowa:

$10,781
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,571
State:

$5,895
Number of discharges: 174
This Hospital:

70.16%
Iowa:

2.40%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$6,284
State:

$15,354
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,727
State:

$4,947
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

4.44%
Iowa:

0.86%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,639
Iowa:

$24,809
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,459
Iowa:

$8,640
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

5.24%
Iowa:

2.33%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

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

1
Iowa:

6
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

97.2%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
Iowa:

96.9%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

95.7%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

61.0%
State:

90.2%

Pneumonia

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

98.0%
State:

97.4%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

96.0%
Iowa:

97.8%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

99.0%
State:

97.7%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

93.4%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

92.0%
Iowa:

91.6%

Surgery

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

97.0%
State:

97.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

94.0%
Iowa:

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

100.0%
State:

98.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

94.0%
Iowa:

96.3%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

98.0%
Iowa:

97.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
This Hospital:

94.0%
Iowa:

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

96.0%
Iowa:

94.2%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

91.0%
Iowa:

95.7%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

100.0%
State:

97.7%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.6%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

1.269%
Iowa:

0.754%

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