DAMERON HOSPITAL - STOCKTON, CA

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Addresss:
525 WEST ACACIA STREET
STOCKTON, CA, 95203
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (209) 944-5550

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

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 101.50
Registered Professional Nurses : 151.25
Other Salaried Personnel : 397.25
Registered Pharmacists : 6.50
Medical Social Workers : 2.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 211
Total Certified: 194

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Burn Care Unit Services
Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dental Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Home Health Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Neonatal Nursery Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Optometric Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Pediatric Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services

Use of Medical Imaging

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

0.003%
State:

0.170%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.007%
State:

0.043%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

4.400%
State:

5.492%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
California:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

97.0%
California:

96.8%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

98.5%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
California:

99.6%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
Here:

100.0%
State:

93.9%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

96.0%
California:

97.5%

Heart Failure

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

98.0%
California:

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

86.0%
California:

96.2%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

99.0%
State:

93.5%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
California:

99.4%

Pneumonia

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

99.0%
State:

96.1%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

99.0%
State:

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

100.0%
California:

98.1%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

100.0%
California:

95.9%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

100.0%
California:

94.3%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

95.8%

Surgery

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

99.0%
California:

98.1%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

99.0%
California:

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

99.0%
State:

98.2%
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:

96.0%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

97.0%
California:

96.9%
Percent of all Heart Surgery Patients whose blood sugar is kept under good control in the days right after surgery
Here:

94.0%
State:

94.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
California:

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

100.0%
California:

93.9%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

93.0%
State:

96.1%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

85.0%
State:

95.1%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

99.0%
State:

95.5%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.6%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

15.9%
State:

14.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

15.5%
State:

10.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

12.8%
State:

11.7%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

20.9%
California:

19.3%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

27.5%
California:

24.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

18.1%
California:

18.3%

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

Back and Neck Procedures Except Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$53,762
State:

$57,529
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,713
State:

$8,621
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

1.61%
State:

0.62%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$54,170
California:

$36,707
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,571
California:

$7,245
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

2.61%
California:

2.08%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$44,557
California:

$29,034
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,286
State:

$4,742
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

1.41%
State:

2.11%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$76,616
California:

$46,809
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,511
California:

$8,290
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

2.81%
State:

1.75%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$85,978
State:

$58,013
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,141
California:

$10,305
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

2.51%
State:

2.00%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$54,949
State:

$35,163
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,355
State:

$6,206
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

1.91%
State:

1.11%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$86,721
State:

$62,234
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,517
California:

$9,681
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

2.51%
California:

1.28%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$60,396
California:

$38,964
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,517
State:

$7,470
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

1.41%
California:

0.69%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$46,843
California:

$36,899
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,628
California:

$6,233
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

2.81%
California:

3.09%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$74,155
State:

$46,039
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,026
State:

$8,685
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

1.81%
California:

1.95%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$86,034
California:

$44,086
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,212
State:

$8,042
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

1.91%
California:

0.72%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$63,131
State:

$47,292
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,833
State:

$8,831
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

1.91%
California:

2.91%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$104,024
California:

$70,963
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,697
California:

$13,159
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

1.21%
California:

3.03%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$47,713
State:

$32,995
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,364
State:

$5,851
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

1.61%
California:

1.02%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$87,954
California:

$88,197
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,609
California:

$15,201
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

1.31%
California:

1.05%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$82,199
State:

$68,603
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,995
California:

$12,359
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

1.21%
State:

0.32%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$65,660
California:

$55,669
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,741
State:

$9,837
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

1.61%
State:

1.65%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$56,880
State:

$52,262
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,310
California:

$10,172
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.11%
State:

0.99%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$54,375
California:

$36,114
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,048
State:

$6,728
Number of discharges: 45
Here:

4.52%
State:

2.98%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$116,587
State:

$88,239
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,834
California:

$17,187
Number of discharges: 272
This Hospital:

27.34%
State:

6.26%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$47,009
California:

$32,446
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,904
State:

$5,975
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

3.62%
California:

2.21%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$102,987
California:

$64,758
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,310
State:

$11,179
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

2.11%
California:

1.15%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$40,930
State:

$35,878
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,223
State:

$7,039
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

1.41%
State:

1.21%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$76,821
State:

$48,439
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,417
State:

$8,967
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

2.21%
State:

1.90%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$161,123
State:

$120,888
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,172
California:

$21,006
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

2.31%
California:

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

$417,638
State:

$277,564
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$53,426
State:

$53,075
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

1.41%
California:

0.64%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$118,859
California:

$90,173
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,056
California:

$16,748
Number of discharges: 57
This Hospital:

5.73%
State:

7.21%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$94,254
California:

$50,385
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,991
State:

$9,612
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

1.91%
State:

2.35%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$47,819
California:

$35,628
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,262
State:

$6,112
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

1.61%
California:

0.53%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$74,507
California:

$48,755
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,894
State:

$8,695
Number of discharges: 42
Here:

4.22%
California:

2.75%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$95,419
California:

$70,362
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,159
State:

$12,496
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

1.81%
State:

1.89%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$64,249
State:

$34,477
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,559
California:

$5,838
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

1.41%
California:

0.97%
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$179,707
State:

$154,326
Average Total Payments
Here:

$30,360
California:

$32,547
Number of discharges: 39
Here:

3.92%
State:

0.83%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$49,410
State:

$37,038
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,613
State:

$6,233
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

1.21%
State:

1.60%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Objects Accidentally Left in the Body After Surgery
Here:

0.265%
California:

0.198%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.265%
California:

0.530%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

0.531%
State:

0.608%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
This Hospital:

0.796%
State:

0.321%
Signs of Uncontrolled Blood Sugar
Here:

0.265%
California:

0.246%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 23%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
State:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

20%
California:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

74%
State:

72%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
State:

6%
Usually
Here:

18%
California:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

75%
California:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

14%
State:

13%
Usually
Here:

25%
State:

28%
Always
This Hospital:

61%
State:

59%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
California:

8%
Usually
This Hospital:

24%
California:

25%
Always
This Hospital:

68%
California:

67%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

23%
California:

23%
Usually
Here:

15%
State:

19%
Always
This Hospital:

62%
California:

58%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

11%
State:

10%
Usually
Here:

18%
California:

21%
Always
Here:

71%
California:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

24%
California:

18%
Usually
Here:

35%
California:

33%
Always
Here:

41%
State:

49%

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

Yes
Here:

81%
California:

81%
No
This Hospital:

19%
California:

19%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

11%
California:

10%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

29%
State:

24%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

60%
State:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

6%
State:

7%
Yes, probably
Here:

31%
California:

24%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

63%
State:

69%

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