CHESTERFIELD GENERAL HOSPITAL - CHERAW, SC

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Addresss:
711 CHESTERFIELD HIGHWAY
CHERAW, SC, 29520
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (843) 537-7881

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

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Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

1.376%
State:

0.649%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

10.400%
State:

8.135%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.041%
State:

0.132%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.014%
South Carolina:

0.030%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
This Hospital:

4.300%
South Carolina:

5.834%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

5.700%
State:

2.644%

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

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

$16,544
South Carolina:

$14,149
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,379
South Carolina:

$3,700
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

2.31%
South Carolina:

1.74%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,200
State:

$20,425
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,992
State:

$5,506
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

2.15%
South Carolina:

1.62%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,788
South Carolina:

$17,205
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,317
South Carolina:

$3,548
Number of discharges: 50
Here:

8.26%
State:

1.63%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,764
State:

$26,173
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,801
South Carolina:

$6,231
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

2.81%
State:

1.89%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$40,833
South Carolina:

$30,946
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,002
South Carolina:

$7,657
Number of discharges: 38
This Hospital:

6.28%
State:

2.15%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,656
South Carolina:

$19,353
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,303
State:

$4,645
Number of discharges: 37
Here:

6.12%
State:

1.57%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,001
State:

$20,337
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,339
South Carolina:

$4,791
Number of discharges: 55
Here:

9.09%
State:

3.29%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,144
State:

$24,170
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,043
South Carolina:

$6,618
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.82%
South Carolina:

2.16%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,073
State:

$25,826
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,642
South Carolina:

$6,196
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.82%
State:

0.66%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,303
South Carolina:

$17,931
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,796
State:

$4,187
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

2.64%
South Carolina:

0.52%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,939
South Carolina:

$23,914
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,816
State:

$6,628
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

3.14%
State:

3.17%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,438
South Carolina:

$28,774
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,229
South Carolina:

$7,460
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.98%
South Carolina:

1.67%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,743
State:

$21,829
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,675
South Carolina:

$5,374
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

1.98%
South Carolina:

0.87%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,193
South Carolina:

$19,506
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,626
State:

$5,031
Number of discharges: 32
This Hospital:

5.29%
State:

3.05%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$55,501
South Carolina:

$37,581
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,454
South Carolina:

$7,450
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

2.81%
State:

0.31%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$67,019
State:

$57,557
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,266
State:

$13,651
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.82%
South Carolina:

6.17%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,962
South Carolina:

$17,940
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,059
South Carolina:

$4,582
Number of discharges: 30
Here:

4.96%
State:

2.35%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,268
South Carolina:

$24,367
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,627
State:

$6,649
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

2.64%
South Carolina:

2.67%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$56,371
South Carolina:

$47,649
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,041
State:

$12,850
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

6.12%
State:

4.32%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$45,150
State:

$28,571
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,071
State:

$6,534
Number of discharges: 48
Here:

7.93%
South Carolina:

2.56%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$52,994
South Carolina:

$41,412
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,964
South Carolina:

$9,697
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

2.48%
State:

2.05%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,569
South Carolina:

$19,190
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,288
South Carolina:

$4,561
Number of discharges: 39
Here:

6.45%
South Carolina:

1.17%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,518
South Carolina:

$19,835
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,255
South Carolina:

$4,648
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

6.28%
State:

1.67%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,303
State:

$20,994
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,357
State:

$4,758
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

2.81%
South Carolina:

1.02%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

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

8
State:

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

100.0%
South Carolina:

97.4%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
South Carolina:

99.4%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

100.0%
South Carolina:

97.2%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

93.0%
South Carolina:

92.5%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.6%

Pneumonia

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

100.0%
State:

96.4%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

100.0%
South Carolina:

97.6%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.4%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

100.0%
South Carolina:

95.6%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

100.0%
South Carolina:

96.0%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

100.0%
South Carolina:

97.3%

Surgery

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

100.0%
South Carolina:

98.9%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

97.0%
State:

97.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

94.0%
State:

98.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

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

100.0%
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
This Hospital:

100.0%
South Carolina:

95.2%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

100.0%
State:

97.5%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.8%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

13.9%
State:

11.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

12.0%
South Carolina:

12.7%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

27.0%
South Carolina:

23.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

21.4%
South Carolina:

18.6%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 24%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
South Carolina:

5%
Usually
Here:

13%
South Carolina:

15%
Always
Here:

82%
South Carolina:

80%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

2%
South Carolina:

4%
Usually
Here:

10%
South Carolina:

12%
Always
Here:

88%
South Carolina:

84%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

11%
State:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

18%
South Carolina:

22%
Always
This Hospital:

71%
State:

68%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

8%
State:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
State:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

73%
South Carolina:

72%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

22%
State:

19%
Usually
Here:

12%
South Carolina:

16%
Always
This Hospital:

66%
State:

65%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

10%
State:

9%
Usually
Here:

18%
South Carolina:

19%
Always
This Hospital:

72%
South Carolina:

72%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
State:

8%
Usually
Here:

22%
South Carolina:

25%
Always
This Hospital:

72%
State:

67%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

80%
South Carolina:

85%
No
This Hospital:

20%
South Carolina:

15%

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

6 or lower
Here:

7%
State:

8%
7 or 8
Here:

25%
South Carolina:

22%
9 or 10
Here:

68%
State:

70%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

7%
South Carolina:

5%
Yes, probably
Here:

32%
South Carolina:

25%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

61%
South Carolina:

70%

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