CITIZENS MEDICAL CENTER - COLUMBIA, LA

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Addresss:
7939 U S HWY 165 SOUTH
COLUMBIA, LA, 71418
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (318) 649-6106

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Government - Hospital District or Authority
Emergency Services: Yes
Type: Swing Bed Hospitals

Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 12.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 13.50
Dieticians : 1.00
Registered Pharmacists : 1.20
Respiratory Therapists : 4.20

Number Of Beds
Total: 40
Total Certified: 40

Provided Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Operating Room Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Pharmacy Services
Respiratory Care Services

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

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

$9,072
Louisiana:

$15,410
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,178
Louisiana:

$4,526
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

21.43%
Louisiana:

1.96%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$6,266
State:

$17,465
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,287
Louisiana:

$4,542
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

32.65%
Louisiana:

3.45%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$7,963
Louisiana:

$16,881
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,796
State:

$4,786
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

20.41%
Louisiana:

4.16%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$7,952
State:

$13,945
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,097
Louisiana:

$4,247
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

11.22%
Louisiana:

2.82%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,176
State:

$23,889
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,346
State:

$6,196
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

14.29%
State:

3.35%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

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

17
State:

12
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
Here:

96.0%
State:

94.5%

Heart Failure

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

33.0%
Louisiana:

97.3%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

90.9%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
Louisiana:

99.3%

Pneumonia

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

94.0%
Louisiana:

95.1%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

87.0%
State:

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

100.0%
State:

97.6%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

64.0%
Louisiana:

92.4%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

100.0%
State:

90.7%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

62.0%
State:

93.5%

Surgery

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

78.0%
Louisiana:

95.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

78.0%
Louisiana:

96.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
Here:

100.0%
State:

92.3%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

90.0%
State:

99.6%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

11.0%
Louisiana:

11.7%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

12.3%
Louisiana:

12.5%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

24.0%
State:

25.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

18.0%
Louisiana:

18.7%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: Between 100 and 299
Survey Response Rate: 38%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Usually
Here:

8%
State:

14%
Always
This Hospital:

92%
State:

82%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

1%
Louisiana:

3%
Usually
This Hospital:

2%
Louisiana:

11%
Always
Here:

97%
State:

86%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Usually
This Hospital:

8%
State:

20%
Always
Here:

92%
State:

70%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Usually
Here:

14%
Louisiana:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

86%
State:

75%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
State:

17%
Usually
This Hospital:

9%
Louisiana:

15%
Always
Here:

84%
Louisiana:

68%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

2%
Louisiana:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

4%
State:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

94%
State:

74%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

1%
Louisiana:

6%
Usually
Here:

6%
State:

21%
Always
Here:

93%
Louisiana:

73%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

88%
Louisiana:

83%
No
Here:

12%
State:

17%

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

6 or lower
Here:

5%
State:

8%
7 or 8
Here:

12%
State:

18%
9 or 10
Here:

83%
State:

74%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

1%
State:

4%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

16%
State:

21%
Yes, definitely
Here:

83%
Louisiana:

75%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

0.333%
Louisiana:

0.309%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
Here:

5.900%
Louisiana:

2.911%

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