CENTRASTATE MEDICAL CENTER - FREEHOLD, NJ

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Addresss:
901 WEST MAIN STREET
FREEHOLD, NJ, 07728
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (732) 431-2000

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Voluntary non-profit - Private
Emergency Services: Yes

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 30.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 260.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 900.00
Dieticians : 6.00
Occupational Therapists : 5.00
Physical Therapists : 9.00
Registered Pharmacists : 15.00
Respiratory Therapists : 13.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 1.00
Physicians : 2.00
Medical Social Workers : 9.00
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 23.00
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 4.00
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 15.00
Nurse Practitioners: 1.00
Psychologists : 1.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 263
Total Certified: 263
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 19

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
Chemotherapy Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dedicated Emergency Department Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Psychiatric Services
Emergency Services
Hospice Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
ICU - Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri) Services
Neonatal Nursery Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Opthalmic Surgery Services
Orthopedic Surgery Services
Outpatient Rehabilitation 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
Speech Pathology Services
Therapeutic Radiology Services

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 33%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

4%
New Jersey:

7%
Usually
Here:

16%
New Jersey:

19%
Always
Here:

80%
State:

74%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

6%
State:

6%
Usually
Here:

16%
State:

17%
Always
Here:

78%
New Jersey:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

10%
State:

15%
Usually
This Hospital:

24%
State:

27%
Always
Here:

66%
New Jersey:

58%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
State:

9%
Usually
Here:

21%
New Jersey:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

71%
New Jersey:

67%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

21%
State:

24%
Usually
Here:

19%
State:

18%
Always
Here:

60%
New Jersey:

58%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
State:

11%
Usually
Here:

18%
New Jersey:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

75%
New Jersey:

68%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

12%
State:

16%
Usually
This Hospital:

32%
State:

32%
Always
Here:

56%
New Jersey:

52%

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

Yes
Here:

81%
State:

79%
No
Here:

19%
New Jersey:

21%

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

6 or lower
Here:

7%
State:

12%
7 or 8
Here:

23%
New Jersey:

26%
9 or 10
Here:

70%
State:

62%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

5%
State:

7%
Yes, probably
Here:

24%
State:

28%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

71%
New Jersey:

65%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.659%
State:

0.485%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

0.082%
State:

0.663%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

0.329%
New Jersey:

0.382%
Signs of Uncontrolled Blood Sugar
Here:

0.082%
State:

0.143%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

11.200%
New Jersey:

11.744%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.045%
New Jersey:

0.094%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

7.500%
State:

6.521%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

2.000%
New Jersey:

2.576%

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

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

$35,272
New Jersey:

$57,616
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,126
New Jersey:

$8,393
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.54%
State:

0.74%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$55,113
New Jersey:

$88,086
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,808
New Jersey:

$13,269
Number of discharges: 53
Here:

1.24%
State:

1.27%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,086
State:

$39,371
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,904
New Jersey:

$5,688
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.56%
State:

0.52%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,492
New Jersey:

$31,551
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,815
New Jersey:

$4,331
Number of discharges: 77
This Hospital:

1.80%
State:

0.75%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$37,016
State:

$44,543
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,435
New Jersey:

$6,394
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.54%
State:

0.59%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$32,021
State:

$45,839
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,332
New Jersey:

$6,359
Number of discharges: 66
This Hospital:

1.54%
State:

1.56%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$52,092
New Jersey:

$62,994
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,506
New Jersey:

$9,317
Number of discharges: 59
Here:

1.38%
New Jersey:

0.98%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,982
New Jersey:

$31,596
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,786
New Jersey:

$4,298
Number of discharges: 85
Here:

1.99%
State:

1.83%
Cellulitis with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$54,888
State:

$68,317
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,227
New Jersey:

$11,105
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

0.63%
State:

0.38%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,109
State:

$40,596
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,368
New Jersey:

$6,234
Number of discharges: 103
This Hospital:

2.41%
New Jersey:

2.40%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,436
State:

$32,970
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,482
State:

$4,276
Number of discharges: 48
This Hospital:

1.12%
New Jersey:

1.82%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$36,041
State:

$50,790
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,217
New Jersey:

$7,184
Number of discharges: 96
This Hospital:

2.25%
State:

2.29%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$43,748
New Jersey:

$62,346
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,023
New Jersey:

$8,879
Number of discharges: 122
Here:

2.86%
State:

2.07%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$34,330
New Jersey:

$39,596
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,108
New Jersey:

$5,361
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

1.05%
State:

1.56%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$80,071
State:

$103,649
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,834
State:

$16,624
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.37%
State:

0.35%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$44,823
State:

$59,352
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,997
New Jersey:

$8,362
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

0.82%
New Jersey:

1.60%
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,729
New Jersey:

$42,421
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,271
New Jersey:

$6,579
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.35%
New Jersey:

0.37%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,099
State:

$45,211
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,930
New Jersey:

$6,988
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

0.61%
State:

0.65%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$36,190
State:

$45,234
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,292
New Jersey:

$6,470
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

0.84%
New Jersey:

0.79%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$58,618
New Jersey:

$58,121
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,495
New Jersey:

$8,866
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

0.84%
State:

0.65%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$30,273
New Jersey:

$37,750
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,640
New Jersey:

$5,392
Number of discharges: 159
This Hospital:

3.72%
New Jersey:

3.49%
Extracranial Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,246
New Jersey:

$34,441
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,356
New Jersey:

$7,363
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

0.61%
New Jersey:

0.33%
Fractures of Hip and Pelvis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,636
State:

$30,989
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,153
State:

$5,087
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

0.68%
New Jersey:

0.41%
Fx, Sprn, Strn and Disl Except Femur, Hip, Pelvis and Thigh without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,265
State:

$35,022
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,401
State:

$5,787
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.40%
State:

0.39%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,346
State:

$51,281
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,468
State:

$7,633
Number of discharges: 102
Here:

2.39%
State:

2.03%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$59,404
State:

$82,647
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,937
New Jersey:

$13,270
Number of discharges: 53
Here:

1.24%
New Jersey:

0.79%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,126
New Jersey:

$35,279
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,481
New Jersey:

$5,265
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

0.80%
New Jersey:

0.71%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$34,574
State:

$47,680
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,935
State:

$6,887
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

0.82%
New Jersey:

0.65%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,286
State:

$34,339
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,238
New Jersey:

$4,836
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.40%
New Jersey:

0.43%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,296
State:

$52,684
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,337
State:

$7,674
Number of discharges: 126
This Hospital:

2.95%
State:

3.71%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$53,181
New Jersey:

$75,197
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,169
State:

$11,417
Number of discharges: 147
Here:

3.44%
State:

2.96%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,358
New Jersey:

$36,852
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,324
New Jersey:

$5,135
Number of discharges: 48
Here:

1.12%
State:

1.54%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$50,628
State:

$69,604
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,817
State:

$13,532
Number of discharges: 70
Here:

1.64%
New Jersey:

0.99%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$74,591
New Jersey:

$114,165
Average Total Payments
Here:

$18,331
New Jersey:

$22,918
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.33%
New Jersey:

0.25%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$45,113
State:

$55,694
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,716
State:

$11,055
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

0.66%
New Jersey:

0.33%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$121,146
New Jersey:

$199,694
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$32,898
State:

$42,087
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

0.59%
State:

0.65%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,713
State:

$58,890
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,301
New Jersey:

$8,702
Number of discharges: 54
Here:

1.26%
New Jersey:

1.45%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$55,650
New Jersey:

$92,373
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,395
State:

$14,490
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

0.51%
New Jersey:

0.85%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,844
New Jersey:

$45,063
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,255
State:

$6,173
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

0.59%
State:

0.76%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$41,310
State:

$58,211
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,622
State:

$8,845
Number of discharges: 53
Here:

1.24%
New Jersey:

1.09%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$32,459
New Jersey:

$40,335
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,993
New Jersey:

$5,798
Number of discharges: 148
This Hospital:

3.46%
State:

2.97%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$49,971
New Jersey:

$72,055
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,661
State:

$11,993
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

0.68%
New Jersey:

0.31%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,780
State:

$46,851
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,423
New Jersey:

$8,461
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.54%
New Jersey:

0.29%
Major Cardiovasc Procedures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$62,814
New Jersey:

$99,278
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,527
New Jersey:

$23,083
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.47%
New Jersey:

0.41%
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$44,740
New Jersey:

$62,242
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,815
State:

$9,526
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

0.73%
State:

0.59%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$67,886
State:

$120,784
Average Total Payments
Here:

$18,411
State:

$22,687
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.35%
State:

0.18%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$51,509
New Jersey:

$66,640
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,267
State:

$15,059
Number of discharges: 127
This Hospital:

2.97%
State:

3.99%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$76,153
State:

$104,704
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,861
State:

$18,725
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

0.91%
State:

0.69%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$139,625
State:

$207,154
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$31,779
State:

$38,016
Number of discharges: 37
Here:

0.87%
State:

0.62%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,622
State:

$41,590
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,330
State:

$6,442
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

0.66%
New Jersey:

1.06%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,814
New Jersey:

$57,544
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,225
New Jersey:

$9,024
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

0.59%
New Jersey:

0.75%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,433
New Jersey:

$37,551
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,500
State:

$5,216
Number of discharges: 97
This Hospital:

2.27%
State:

2.13%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,069
New Jersey:

$48,732
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,802
New Jersey:

$7,241
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

0.59%
State:

0.27%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$76,742
State:

$85,725
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,662
New Jersey:

$14,450
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

0.66%
State:

0.73%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$37,852
State:

$46,769
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,779
New Jersey:

$7,398
Number of discharges: 39
Here:

0.91%
State:

0.72%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$31,072
State:

$48,056
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,200
New Jersey:

$7,558
Number of discharges: 37
Here:

0.87%
New Jersey:

0.40%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$67,172
New Jersey:

$75,684
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,171
State:

$12,573
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

0.77%
New Jersey:

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

$66,224
New Jersey:

$104,820
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,623
State:

$18,263
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

0.59%
State:

0.60%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$99,157
State:

$132,915
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,003
State:

$23,760
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.56%
New Jersey:

0.53%
Other Vascular Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$35,962
State:

$65,187
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,677
New Jersey:

$12,306
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.49%
State:

0.31%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,230
New Jersey:

$48,224
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,085
State:

$7,309
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.40%
State:

0.68%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,139
New Jersey:

$35,880
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,109
State:

$5,016
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.42%
New Jersey:

0.33%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$61,435
State:

$102,205
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,731
New Jersey:

$19,049
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

0.59%
State:

0.52%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$40,871
State:

$79,303
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,360
State:

$14,613
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.40%
New Jersey:

0.43%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$61,132
State:

$70,978
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,258
New Jersey:

$9,692
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

0.63%
New Jersey:

0.81%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$41,145
State:

$56,518
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,721
New Jersey:

$7,789
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

0.56%
State:

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

$28,566
State:

$41,991
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,098
New Jersey:

$6,196
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

1.05%
State:

1.48%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,794
New Jersey:

$52,443
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,529
State:

$7,686
Number of discharges: 100
This Hospital:

2.34%
New Jersey:

2.07%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$55,560
New Jersey:

$80,919
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,341
State:

$12,608
Number of discharges: 88
This Hospital:

2.06%
New Jersey:

1.38%
Renal Failure without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,339
New Jersey:

$34,490
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,497
State:

$4,989
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.35%
State:

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

$48,812
New Jersey:

$63,749
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,258
New Jersey:

$10,364
Number of discharges: 59
Here:

1.38%
New Jersey:

0.78%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$58,648
State:

$90,014
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,675
State:

$14,786
Number of discharges: 52
This Hospital:

1.22%
State:

0.91%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$138,350
State:

$230,625
Average Total Payments
Here:

$32,247
New Jersey:

$39,086
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.37%
New Jersey:

0.47%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$73,484
State:

$106,179
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,210
New Jersey:

$17,343
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

0.82%
State:

0.96%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,342
New Jersey:

$44,017
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,828
New Jersey:

$6,078
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

0.68%
State:

0.92%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis with Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$167,666
New Jersey:

$230,224
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$37,891
New Jersey:

$44,203
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.42%
State:

0.43%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$71,887
State:

$88,530
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,377
State:

$14,676
Number of discharges: 229
This Hospital:

5.36%
State:

4.36%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$43,554
State:

$56,844
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,270
State:

$8,721
Number of discharges: 55
This Hospital:

1.29%
New Jersey:

1.42%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,108
New Jersey:

$51,726
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,775
New Jersey:

$7,544
Number of discharges: 144
Here:

3.37%
State:

2.50%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$52,384
New Jersey:

$72,085
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,267
New Jersey:

$10,984
Number of discharges: 110
Here:

2.57%
State:

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

$27,063
State:

$37,623
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,534
State:

$5,339
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

0.84%
New Jersey:

0.88%
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$81,996
State:

$115,949
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$22,961
State:

$29,230
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.37%
New Jersey:

0.33%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,841
State:

$40,180
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,598
State:

$5,402
Number of discharges: 86
Here:

2.01%
State:

2.82%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,273
State:

$40,888
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,599
New Jersey:

$5,447
Number of discharges: 61
This Hospital:

1.43%
State:

1.62%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
New Jersey:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
This Hospital:

95.0%
State:

99.3%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
Here:

5
State:

7
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

98.7%
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got drugs to break up blood clots within 30 minutes of arrival
Here:

100
State:

76
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

98.0%
Median Time to Fibrinolysis
Here:

23
New Jersey:

25

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
State:

99.7%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

99.0%
State:

98.0%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

95.0%
State:

96.1%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
New Jersey:

99.9%

Pneumonia

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

98.0%
State:

97.9%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

95.0%
New Jersey:

98.3%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.8%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

97.0%
New Jersey:

97.0%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

97.7%

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%
State:

98.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

96.0%
State:

97.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

98.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
Here:

98.0%
State:

97.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

98.2%
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:

99.9%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
Here:

93.0%
New Jersey:

95.3%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

95.0%
New Jersey:

96.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

85.0%
New Jersey:

97.0%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

92.0%
New Jersey:

96.6%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
New Jersey:

99.7%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

15.1%
New Jersey:

14.7%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

8.9%
State:

10.7%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

11.9%
State:

11.0%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

20.3%
State:

21.0%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

25.5%
State:

26.5%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

20.4%
New Jersey:

19.5%

User Contributions:

Carol Nass
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Oct 16, 2012 @ 9:09 am
Does your medical center accept Geisinger Health Plans? Thay have partnered with Meridian Health.

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