BRONX-LEBANON HOSPITAL CENTER - BRONX, NY

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Addresss:
1276 FULTON AVENUE
BRONX, NY, 10456
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (212) 588-7000

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

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 86.50
Registered Professional Nurses : 472.50
Other Salaried Personnel : 1650.75
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 7.50
Dieticians : 5.00
Occupational Therapists : 17.50
Physical Therapists : 2.00
Registered Pharmacists : 24.50
Respiratory Therapists : 18.00
Physicians : 145.75
Medical Social Workers : 57.25
Residents (Physicians) : 203.75

Number Of Beds
Total: 850
Total Certified: 850
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 32

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Alcohol And/Or Drug Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dental Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Neonatal Nursery Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Optometric Services
Organ Bank 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

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

0.134%
State:

0.112%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.208%
New York:

0.030%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 14%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

19%
New York:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

25%
New York:

20%
Always
Here:

56%
State:

73%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

14%
New York:

6%
Usually
Here:

17%
State:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

69%
New York:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

35%
New York:

15%
Usually
Here:

26%
State:

27%
Always
This Hospital:

39%
State:

58%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

19%
State:

9%
Usually
Here:

29%
New York:

25%
Always
Here:

52%
New York:

66%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

36%
New York:

24%
Usually
This Hospital:

20%
New York:

18%
Always
Here:

44%
New York:

58%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

28%
State:

11%
Usually
Here:

22%
State:

22%
Always
Here:

50%
New York:

67%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

22%
State:

17%
Usually
This Hospital:

29%
New York:

34%
Always
Here:

49%
New York:

49%

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

Yes
Here:

73%
New York:

81%
No
Here:

27%
State:

19%

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

6 or lower
Here:

23%
State:

12%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

32%
State:

27%
9 or 10
Here:

45%
New York:

61%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

15%
State:

7%
Yes, probably
Here:

35%
New York:

29%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

50%
State:

64%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

100.0%
New York:

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

97.0%
State:

96.4%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
New York:

98.6%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
New York:

99.7%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
Here:

90.0%
State:

91.3%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

96.6%

Heart Failure

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

99.0%
State:

99.1%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

99.0%
New York:

94.8%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

92.8%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

97.0%
State:

98.6%

Pneumonia

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

88.0%
State:

93.8%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

82.0%
State:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

95.0%
State:

98.5%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

95.0%
State:

94.8%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

93.0%
New York:

90.8%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

94.0%

Surgery

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

95.0%
State:

97.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

96.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

97.0%
State:

97.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

97.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

99.0%
New York:

98.1%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
New York:

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

92.0%
New York:

92.6%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

95.0%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

40.0%
State:

94.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

74.0%
New York:

94.4%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

99.1%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

14.7%
State:

14.3%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

10.3%
State:

11.0%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

10.5%
New York:

11.6%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

20.7%
New York:

20.9%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

27.3%
State:

26.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

24.8%
State:

19.8%

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

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

$20,146
State:

$30,351
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,858
State:

$10,049
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.87%
State:

0.64%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,260
State:

$46,975
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$26,812
State:

$15,936
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

1.44%
New York:

1.08%
Alcohol/Drug Abuse or Dependence without Rehabilitation Therapy without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$6,497
New York:

$14,817
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,460
State:

$6,759
Number of discharges: 93
This Hospital:

5.36%
State:

0.85%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,559
New York:

$15,244
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,739
State:

$5,248
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

1.10%
State:

0.63%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$7,953
New York:

$23,060
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,955
New York:

$8,106
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

1.56%
New York:

0.52%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,204
New York:

$23,294
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,140
New York:

$7,529
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.75%
State:

1.43%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,587
New York:

$34,476
Average Total Payments
Here:

$18,171
State:

$11,180
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.81%
State:

0.84%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,951
State:

$15,605
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,458
New York:

$4,967
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

1.27%
New York:

1.64%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,796
New York:

$21,478
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,247
New York:

$7,326
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

1.33%
State:

2.35%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$8,909
New York:

$14,161
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,999
State:

$5,137
Number of discharges: 118
This Hospital:

6.81%
New York:

2.94%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,458
New York:

$23,013
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,191
New York:

$8,087
Number of discharges: 41
This Hospital:

2.36%
State:

1.94%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,461
New York:

$30,592
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,081
New York:

$10,182
Number of discharges: 55
Here:

3.17%
State:

1.87%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,436
New York:

$16,960
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,539
State:

$6,071
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

2.13%
New York:

1.51%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,012
State:

$32,366
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,787
New York:

$10,017
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

1.33%
New York:

1.38%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,541
State:

$28,514
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,420
New York:

$9,062
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.69%
State:

0.71%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,753
State:

$22,558
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,985
State:

$8,117
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.96%
New York:

0.89%
Dysequilibrium
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,133
New York:

$17,870
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,284
State:

$5,966
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.96%
New York:

0.66%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,290
New York:

$31,584
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,310
New York:

$11,035
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

1.27%
New York:

0.60%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,824
State:

$18,668
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,405
New York:

$6,361
Number of discharges: 83
Here:

4.79%
New York:

3.99%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,159
New York:

$27,960
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,820
State:

$8,863
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

1.33%
New York:

1.98%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,355
New York:

$50,004
Average Total Payments
Here:

$25,285
State:

$16,938
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.98%
State:

0.73%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,397
State:

$26,907
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,235
State:

$9,020
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

2.08%
New York:

3.05%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,638
New York:

$41,330
Average Total Payments
Here:

$21,077
New York:

$13,648
Number of discharges: 70
Here:

4.04%
New York:

2.38%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,895
New York:

$17,445
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,102
New York:

$5,979
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

1.21%
State:

1.37%
Hypertension without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$7,007
State:

$16,793
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,770
New York:

$6,151
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

1.04%
State:

0.51%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$48,052
New York:

$132,493
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$73,806
New York:

$53,759
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.69%
State:

0.61%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,313
New York:

$33,214
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,263
New York:

$10,434
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.98%
New York:

1.22%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,468
New York:

$21,451
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,482
State:

$7,036
Number of discharges: 45
Here:

2.60%
New York:

2.87%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$31,279
State:

$45,478
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$29,134
State:

$17,066
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.81%
New York:

4.46%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,357
State:

$23,275
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,733
State:

$7,174
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.98%
State:

1.10%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,936
New York:

$31,477
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,502
New York:

$11,182
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

1.50%
State:

0.85%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,041
New York:

$18,413
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,246
New York:

$6,139
Number of discharges: 41
Here:

2.36%
State:

2.44%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,137
New York:

$46,800
Average Total Payments
Here:

$24,528
State:

$17,465
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

1.44%
New York:

0.71%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,413
New York:

$26,025
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,780
State:

$9,109
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.81%
State:

0.70%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,745
New York:

$80,222
Average Total Payments
Here:

$41,889
New York:

$30,467
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.63%
New York:

0.53%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,935
New York:

$28,607
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,967
State:

$9,257
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.75%
New York:

0.64%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,609
New York:

$43,362
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$20,678
New York:

$14,491
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.75%
State:

0.12%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,544
New York:

$16,388
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,094
State:

$6,112
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

1.50%
State:

0.40%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,950
State:

$32,228
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$18,671
New York:

$10,299
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

1.04%
State:

0.89%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,056
New York:

$36,015
Average Total Payments
Here:

$17,833
New York:

$12,277
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.69%
New York:

0.48%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,621
State:

$21,786
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,749
New York:

$7,426
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

1.61%
State:

1.60%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,662
New York:

$27,775
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,223
State:

$9,215
Number of discharges: 47
This Hospital:

2.71%
State:

1.91%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,103
New York:

$42,937
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$22,949
New York:

$15,655
Number of discharges: 42
Here:

2.42%
State:

1.29%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$37,431
State:

$122,124
Average Total Payments
Here:

$68,511
State:

$51,777
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

1.67%
State:

0.48%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,391
New York:

$53,629
Average Total Payments
Here:

$31,966
New York:

$20,887
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

1.21%
New York:

0.82%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,336
New York:

$24,411
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,111
State:

$7,634
Number of discharges: 44
Here:

2.54%
State:

1.03%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis with Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,730
New York:

$126,634
Average Total Payments
Here:

$73,444
State:

$59,441
Number of discharges: 69
This Hospital:

3.98%
New York:

0.67%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,362
State:

$47,465
Average Total Payments
Here:

$27,017
New York:

$17,315
Number of discharges: 60
Here:

3.46%
State:

5.04%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,897
State:

$29,226
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,881
State:

$9,822
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.69%
State:

1.68%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,385
State:

$18,747
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,211
New York:

$6,160
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

1.50%
State:

0.89%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,842
State:

$24,560
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,566
New York:

$8,494
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.56%
New York:

2.61%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,628
State:

$38,332
Average Total Payments
Here:

$21,133
New York:

$12,495
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

1.38%
New York:

1.49%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,358
State:

$17,401
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,388
New York:

$5,941
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.81%
New York:

1.04%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,513
State:

$19,174
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,448
New York:

$6,619
Number of discharges: 75
Here:

4.33%
State:

3.39%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,408
State:

$20,693
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,818
New York:

$6,227
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.98%
State:

1.33%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.241%
New York:

0.660%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

0.362%
New York:

0.435%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

0.121%
New York:

0.461%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
Here:

0.362%
State:

0.452%
Signs of Uncontrolled Blood Sugar
This Hospital:

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