EVERGREEN MEDICAL CENTER - EVERGREEN, AL

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Addresss:
101 CRESTVIEW AVENUE
EVERGREEN, AL, 36401
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (251) 578-2480

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Proprietary
Emergency Services: Yes
Type: Swing Bed Hospitals

Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 15.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 35.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 66.50
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 1.00
Physical Therapists : 1.00
Registered Pharmacists : 2.00
Respiratory Therapists : 4.00
Physicians : 2.00
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 3.00
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 7.50

Number Of Beds
Total: 58
Total Certified: 58
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 14

Provided Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
CT Scanner Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dedicated Emergency Department Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Home Health Services
Hospice Services
Long Term Care (Swing-Beds) Services
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri) Services
Operating Room Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Psychiatric Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services

Process of Care

Heart Attack

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

12
State:

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

92.0%
State:

97.2%

Heart Failure

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

81.0%
Alabama:

98.0%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

76.0%
Alabama:

92.0%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
Alabama:

99.7%

Pneumonia

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

91.0%
State:

97.1%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

84.0%
State:

97.7%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

89.0%
Alabama:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

69.0%
State:

95.0%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

57.0%
State:

95.4%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

69.0%
Alabama:

96.5%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

9.1%
State:

11.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

12.0%
State:

12.6%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

26.3%
Alabama:

24.3%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

19.6%
Alabama:

18.6%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 31%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
Alabama:

6%
Usually
Here:

14%
Alabama:

15%
Always
Here:

79%
Alabama:

79%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

3%
State:

3%
Usually
This Hospital:

7%
State:

11%
Always
Here:

90%
Alabama:

86%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

16%
Alabama:

12%
Usually
Here:

19%
State:

22%
Always
Here:

65%
Alabama:

66%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
State:

9%
Usually
Here:

18%
Alabama:

20%
Always
This Hospital:

74%
State:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

23%
State:

19%
Usually
This Hospital:

11%
State:

16%
Always
Here:

66%
Alabama:

65%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

11%
Alabama:

11%
Usually
Here:

17%
State:

19%
Always
This Hospital:

72%
State:

70%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

6%
State:

6%
Usually
Here:

21%
State:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

73%
Alabama:

70%

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

Yes
Here:

84%
State:

81%
No
Here:

16%
Alabama:

19%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

10%
Alabama:

8%
7 or 8
Here:

19%
Alabama:

22%
9 or 10
Here:

71%
State:

70%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

8%
State:

5%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

26%
Alabama:

25%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

66%
Alabama:

70%

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

Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$6,971
State:

$20,246
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,731
State:

$5,159
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

2.76%
State:

0.59%
Bronchitis and Asthma without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$5,527
State:

$12,821
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,444
Alabama:

$3,841
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.69%
Alabama:

0.41%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$5,805
Alabama:

$18,994
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,484
Alabama:

$4,889
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.84%
Alabama:

1.38%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$4,909
State:

$17,387
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,491
Alabama:

$4,978
Number of discharges: 44
Here:

6.75%
Alabama:

1.97%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,028
Alabama:

$20,856
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,354
State:

$5,672
Number of discharges: 49
Here:

7.52%
Alabama:

2.64%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$8,722
Alabama:

$25,354
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,361
Alabama:

$6,832
Number of discharges: 63
This Hospital:

9.66%
Alabama:

2.62%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$6,927
Alabama:

$15,265
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,958
State:

$4,282
Number of discharges: 52
Here:

7.98%
State:

2.25%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$6,677
State:

$17,880
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,923
Alabama:

$4,242
Number of discharges: 121
This Hospital:

18.56%
Alabama:

4.04%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,868
Alabama:

$23,715
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,650
Alabama:

$5,864
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

1.99%
State:

2.02%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$6,970
State:

$21,263
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,547
Alabama:

$5,914
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

5.52%
State:

3.24%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,022
State:

$35,015
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,120
Alabama:

$8,684
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

2.15%
State:

2.59%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$6,118
Alabama:

$14,522
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,720
Alabama:

$3,946
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

3.37%
Alabama:

1.40%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$6,970
State:

$27,350
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,979
State:

$6,691
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.69%
State:

1.69%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$6,803
State:

$17,029
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,189
Alabama:

$4,494
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

4.29%
State:

3.20%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$5,411
State:

$14,844
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,803
Alabama:

$4,068
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

3.37%
Alabama:

2.46%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$8,904
Alabama:

$17,226
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,376
Alabama:

$4,671
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.84%
Alabama:

1.71%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,468
State:

$47,447
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,201
State:

$11,185
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

2.76%
State:

3.35%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,899
Alabama:

$26,316
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,996
Alabama:

$6,718
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

2.15%
State:

1.29%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,406
Alabama:

$24,297
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,467
State:

$5,893
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

4.29%
State:

3.09%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,942
State:

$37,673
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,012
Alabama:

$8,521
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

2.45%
State:

1.96%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$6,796
Alabama:

$17,526
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,937
State:

$4,200
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

4.91%
State:

1.68%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$5,788
State:

$20,203
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,020
State:

$4,263
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

2.45%
State:

0.98%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

8.600%
State:

7.990%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.663%
Alabama:

0.208%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.281%
State:

0.046%

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