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Address
2000 SOUTH PALESTINE
ATHENS, TX, 75751
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (903) 676-1000

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

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

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

$35,586
Texas:

$37,029
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,647
State:

$7,756
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

1.12%
Texas:

0.50%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$73,205
Texas:

$56,705
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,566
State:

$12,129
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.90%
Texas:

0.85%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,649
Texas:

$30,388
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,756
State:

$5,540
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.90%
Texas:

0.22%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,259
Texas:

$21,485
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,538
Texas:

$3,893
Number of discharges: 46
Here:

2.06%
Texas:

0.32%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$36,536
State:

$25,580
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,045
State:

$5,548
Number of discharges: 47
Here:

2.11%
Texas:

1.35%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$46,058
Texas:

$39,117
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,911
Texas:

$8,276
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.58%
State:

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

$28,672
State:

$17,909
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,500
State:

$3,737
Number of discharges: 48
Here:

2.15%
Texas:

1.48%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,161
State:

$22,187
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,082
Texas:

$5,512
Number of discharges: 52
Here:

2.33%
State:

2.13%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,996
State:

$21,153
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,368
Texas:

$3,684
Number of discharges: 117
Here:

5.25%
State:

1.64%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,927
State:

$29,940
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,771
State:

$6,395
Number of discharges: 59
This Hospital:

2.65%
State:

2.05%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,758
State:

$35,718
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,010
Texas:

$7,640
Number of discharges: 85
This Hospital:

3.81%
Texas:

2.27%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,124
Texas:

$22,469
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,353
State:

$4,747
Number of discharges: 122
This Hospital:

5.47%
State:

1.59%
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,348
Texas:

$29,822
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,227
State:

$6,498
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.67%
Texas:

0.29%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,346
State:

$29,257
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,459
Texas:

$6,351
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.76%
State:

0.30%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,769
Texas:

$25,425
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,038
Texas:

$5,709
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.49%
Texas:

0.71%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,631
State:

$24,361
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,375
Texas:

$4,830
Number of discharges: 81
Here:

3.63%
State:

3.07%
Fx, Sprn, Strn and Disl Except Femur, Hip, Pelvis and Thigh without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,593
Texas:

$22,552
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,081
Texas:

$4,696
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.76%
State:

0.19%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,139
Texas:

$30,533
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,118
Texas:

$6,742
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

1.39%
State:

1.83%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,126
Texas:

$21,763
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,285
State:

$4,668
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.94%
Texas:

0.43%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,715
Texas:

$28,958
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,664
Texas:

$6,052
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

1.03%
State:

0.64%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,888
State:

$19,820
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,864
Texas:

$4,189
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.76%
Texas:

0.37%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$40,559
Texas:

$29,852
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,438
State:

$6,718
Number of discharges: 81
Here:

3.63%
State:

3.09%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$55,973
Texas:

$46,288
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,749
State:

$9,846
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

1.39%
Texas:

2.71%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,099
Texas:

$20,982
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,104
Texas:

$4,507
Number of discharges: 41
This Hospital:

1.84%
Texas:

1.18%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$44,486
Texas:

$55,186
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,261
Texas:

$11,865
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.67%
Texas:

1.25%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$45,277
State:

$44,529
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,330
Texas:

$9,899
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.63%
Texas:

0.35%
Hypertension without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,127
State:

$21,529
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,788
State:

$4,067
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.81%
Texas:

0.48%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,480
State:

$36,171
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,016
Texas:

$7,674
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

1.26%
Texas:

1.60%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$56,294
State:

$58,647
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,830
Texas:

$12,879
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.85%
State:

0.95%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$34,321
Texas:

$28,468
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,976
Texas:

$5,476
Number of discharges: 43
Here:

1.93%
State:

0.81%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$46,506
State:

$34,831
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,274
Texas:

$7,778
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.85%
State:

1.15%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,546
Texas:

$22,532
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,789
Texas:

$5,086
Number of discharges: 82
This Hospital:

3.68%
State:

3.62%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$49,995
State:

$54,550
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,957
Texas:

$11,127
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.67%
Texas:

0.37%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,718
Texas:

$40,354
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,098
State:

$7,743
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.72%
Texas:

0.27%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$50,595
Texas:

$60,653
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,204
State:

$13,908
Number of discharges: 76
This Hospital:

3.41%
State:

6.27%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$109,554
State:

$68,143
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,140
Texas:

$16,870
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.58%
Texas:

0.71%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,482
State:

$27,706
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,803
Texas:

$5,557
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

1.21%
Texas:

0.64%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$31,014
State:

$32,026
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,917
State:

$7,792
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.72%
Texas:

1.15%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,293
State:

$20,255
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,184
Texas:

$4,589
Number of discharges: 106
This Hospital:

4.75%
State:

2.39%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,688
Texas:

$31,108
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,794
State:

$6,860
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.54%
State:

0.55%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,870
Texas:

$26,933
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,998
State:

$6,471
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.72%
Texas:

0.55%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,552
State:

$20,590
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,782
State:

$4,281
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.81%
Texas:

0.31%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$52,897
State:

$41,085
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,767
State:

$8,523
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.58%
Texas:

1.20%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$59,134
State:

$32,292
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,318
Texas:

$6,990
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.49%
Texas:

0.36%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$52,048
State:

$37,426
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,606
Texas:

$8,666
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.21%
State:

0.42%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,871
Texas:

$22,785
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,826
Texas:

$5,348
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.57%
Texas:

1.52%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,617
State:

$29,456
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,216
State:

$6,717
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.63%
State:

2.33%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$41,301
Texas:

$42,475
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,779
Texas:

$9,270
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.21%
State:

0.80%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$91,245
State:

$61,030
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,708
Texas:

$13,022
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.49%
Texas:

0.87%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$90,777
Texas:

$70,898
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,386
Texas:

$15,222
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

1.12%
Texas:

1.10%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,076
State:

$25,913
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,623
Texas:

$5,335
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.72%
Texas:

0.63%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$58,530
Texas:

$55,259
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,495
Texas:

$12,623
Number of discharges: 56
This Hospital:

2.51%
Texas:

4.83%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,856
Texas:

$31,223
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,717
Texas:

$7,429
Number of discharges: 48
Here:

2.15%
State:

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

$24,200
State:

$21,891
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,137
Texas:

$4,614
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

1.52%
State:

0.61%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,152
Texas:

$30,598
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,060
State:

$6,580
Number of discharges: 127
Here:

5.70%
State:

2.99%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$49,765
Texas:

$46,624
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,416
Texas:

$9,603
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

1.75%
State:

1.99%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,295
Texas:

$21,702
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,310
Texas:

$4,627
Number of discharges: 85
This Hospital:

3.81%
Texas:

1.33%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,533
Texas:

$26,197
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,350
Texas:

$4,788
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.57%
Texas:

1.55%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,663
State:

$26,817
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,415
State:

$4,792
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.52%
Texas:

1.11%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Anatomical Laboratory Services
  • Anesthesia Services
  • Blood Bank Services
  • Clinical Laboratory Services
  • Diagnostic Radiology Services
  • Dietary Services
  • Emergency Services
  • ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
  • Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
  • Inpatient Surgical Services
  • Obstetric Services
  • Operating Room Services
  • Organ Bank Services
  • Outpatient Services
  • Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
  • Pediatric Services
  • Pharmacy Services
  • Physical Therapy Services
  • Postoperative Recovery Room Services
  • Respiratory Care Services
  • Social Services

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 26.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 82.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 161.00
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 2.00
Physical Therapists : 2.00
Registered Pharmacists : 4.00
Respiratory Therapists : 8.00
Medical Social Workers : 1.00

Number Of Beds

Total: 115
Total Certified: 75

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

91.0%
State:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

79.0%
Texas:

98.8%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

83.0%
State:

98.9%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
Here:

10
Texas:

8
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
Here:

98.0%
State:

95.6%
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got drugs to break up blood clots within 30 minutes of arrival
Here:

62
State:

54
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

80.0%
State:

97.4%
Median Time to Fibrinolysis
Here:

26
Texas:

32

Heart Failure

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

92.0%
Texas:

98.7%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

87.0%
State:

96.8%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

79.0%
Texas:

93.1%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
Texas:

99.5%

Pneumonia

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

95.0%
Texas:

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

94.0%
Texas:

97.4%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
Texas:

98.9%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

93.0%
Texas:

95.2%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

77.0%
State:

94.7%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

75.0%
State:

96.2%

Surgery

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

96.0%
State:

98.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

85.0%
Texas:

97.0%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

96.0%
Texas:

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:

94.0%
Texas:

96.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

97.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
This Hospital:

100.0%
Texas:

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

84.0%
State:

95.1%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

99.0%
State:

96.7%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

99.0%
Texas:

97.2%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

92.0%
Texas:

96.5%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.7%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

16.4%
Texas:

15.6%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

10.6%
State:

11.2%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

10.1%
State:

11.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

21.1%
State:

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

25.7%
State:

24.2%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

18.1%
State:

18.0%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

0.747%
State:

0.881%

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
Here:

6%
State:

5%
Usually
Here:

19%
Texas:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

75%
Texas:

78%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
State:

4%
Usually
Here:

14%
Texas:

13%
Always
Here:

81%
State:

83%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

13%
Texas:

10%
Usually
Here:

26%
State:

23%
Always
Here:

61%
State:

67%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
Texas:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
State:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

71%
Texas:

72%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

23%
Texas:

19%
Usually
This Hospital:

15%
State:

17%
Always
Here:

62%
Texas:

64%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
State:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

21%
State:

18%
Always
Here:

70%
State:

73%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

12%
Texas:

8%
Usually
This Hospital:

32%
Texas:

25%
Always
Here:

56%
State:

67%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

76%
State:

83%
No
Here:

24%
Texas:

17%

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

6 or lower
Here:

13%
Texas:

8%
7 or 8
Here:

23%
Texas:

21%
9 or 10
Here:

64%
State:

71%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

7%
Texas:

5%
Yes, probably
Here:

32%
State:

23%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

61%
Texas:

72%

Use of Medical Imaging

Outpatients with low back pain who had an MRI without trying recommended treatments first, such as physical therapy.
Here:

40.400%
State:

37.857%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
This Hospital:

2.200%
Texas:

8.275%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.702%
State:

0.250%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.700%
Texas:

0.110%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
This Hospital:

5.500%
Texas:

5.401%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
Here:

1.800%
State:

2.420%

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