GWINNETT MEDICAL CENTER - LAWRENCEVILLE, GA

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Addresss:
1000 MEDICAL CENTER BOULEVARD
LAWRENCEVILLE, GA, 30045
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (678) 442-4310

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Government - Hospital District or Authority
Emergency Services: Yes
Type: Rehabilitation Units

Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 46.50
Registered Professional Nurses : 771.75
Other Salaried Personnel : 1969.00
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 10.00
Dieticians : 5.00
Occupational Therapists : 11.25
Physical Therapists : 19.00
Registered Pharmacists : 28.50
Respiratory Therapists : 55.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 4.75
Physicians : 24.00
Medical Social Workers : 14.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 300
Total Certified: 300
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 76
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 30

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Alcohol And/Or Drug Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Neonatal Nursery Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Pediatric Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Psychiatric Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Speech Pathology Services
Therapeutic Radiology Services

Use of Medical Imaging

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

31.000%
Georgia:

35.075%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
This Hospital:

13.100%
State:

8.789%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.059%
Georgia:

0.125%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.023%
Georgia:

0.053%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
This Hospital:

5.500%
Georgia:

5.752%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

0.700%
Georgia:

1.998%

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

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

$20,396
Georgia:

$27,030
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,874
State:

$7,422
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

0.64%
Georgia:

0.58%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,476
State:

$40,855
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,240
Georgia:

$11,736
Number of discharges: 49
Here:

1.01%
State:

0.79%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,957
Georgia:

$20,765
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,881
Georgia:

$5,039
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.48%
Georgia:

0.30%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,922
State:

$13,855
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,545
State:

$3,817
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

0.50%
Georgia:

0.34%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,611
Georgia:

$19,527
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,265
Georgia:

$5,348
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

0.46%
Georgia:

0.57%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,477
Georgia:

$18,066
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,245
Georgia:

$5,393
Number of discharges: 47
This Hospital:

0.97%
Georgia:

1.36%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,717
Georgia:

$27,665
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,711
Georgia:

$7,924
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

0.50%
Georgia:

0.78%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,501
Georgia:

$12,553
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,577
Georgia:

$3,631
Number of discharges: 67
This Hospital:

1.39%
State:

1.39%
Cellulitis with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,300
Georgia:

$28,680
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,504
Georgia:

$9,118
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.41%
Georgia:

0.23%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,441
State:

$17,342
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,284
Georgia:

$5,372
Number of discharges: 60
Here:

1.24%
Georgia:

1.61%
Cervical Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$43,864
State:

$47,208
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,674
State:

$13,773
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.43%
Georgia:

0.64%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,577
Georgia:

$15,911
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,404
Georgia:

$3,607
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

0.75%
State:

1.74%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,238
Georgia:

$20,363
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,050
State:

$6,113
Number of discharges: 114
This Hospital:

2.36%
Georgia:

2.30%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,504
Georgia:

$25,040
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,374
Georgia:

$7,413
Number of discharges: 133
This Hospital:

2.75%
Georgia:

2.25%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,361
State:

$15,346
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,440
Georgia:

$4,587
Number of discharges: 99
Here:

2.05%
State:

1.80%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$34,870
Georgia:

$42,555
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,183
Georgia:

$12,927
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.48%
Georgia:

0.44%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,601
Georgia:

$28,361
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,611
Georgia:

$7,030
Number of discharges: 77
This Hospital:

1.59%
State:

2.03%
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,984
State:

$20,526
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,193
Georgia:

$5,772
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.43%
Georgia:

0.25%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,343
State:

$17,959
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,593
State:

$5,418
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

0.54%
State:

0.77%
Disorders of Pancreas Except Malignancy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,150
Georgia:

$23,139
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,306
State:

$6,864
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.23%
State:

0.21%
Dysequilibrium
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,751
State:

$17,671
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,284
Georgia:

$4,089
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.23%
State:

0.16%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,930
State:

$27,355
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,255
Georgia:

$7,627
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

0.93%
Georgia:

0.70%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,537
Georgia:

$17,921
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,680
Georgia:

$4,668
Number of discharges: 104
Here:

2.15%
Georgia:

3.05%
Extracranial Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,352
State:

$25,590
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,364
Georgia:

$6,385
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

0.56%
Georgia:

0.53%
Fractures of Hip and Pelvis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,072
Georgia:

$14,841
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,354
Georgia:

$4,338
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.50%
State:

0.27%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,971
Georgia:

$22,011
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,308
State:

$6,499
Number of discharges: 79
This Hospital:

1.63%
Georgia:

2.05%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,945
Georgia:

$39,029
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,055
Georgia:

$11,652
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

0.52%
State:

0.72%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,547
Georgia:

$15,510
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,411
State:

$4,644
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.39%
State:

0.45%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,408
Georgia:

$20,917
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,690
Georgia:

$5,983
Number of discharges: 38
This Hospital:

0.79%
Georgia:

0.56%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,863
State:

$14,753
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,980
Georgia:

$4,083
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.41%
Georgia:

0.41%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,617
Georgia:

$19,560
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,385
Georgia:

$6,481
Number of discharges: 196
This Hospital:

4.06%
Georgia:

3.50%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,612
State:

$31,202
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,210
Georgia:

$9,507
Number of discharges: 139
Here:

2.88%
Georgia:

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

$10,984
Georgia:

$13,448
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,246
Georgia:

$4,372
Number of discharges: 77
This Hospital:

1.59%
Georgia:

1.23%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$37,196
Georgia:

$43,346
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,686
Georgia:

$11,587
Number of discharges: 59
This Hospital:

1.22%
Georgia:

1.11%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$49,371
Georgia:

$68,459
Average Total Payments
Here:

$18,904
Georgia:

$19,424
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.39%
State:

0.22%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,278
State:

$36,424
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,519
Georgia:

$9,460
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

0.68%
State:

0.36%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$72,332
Georgia:

$120,491
Average Total Payments
Here:

$29,874
Georgia:

$37,469
Number of discharges: 40
This Hospital:

0.83%
Georgia:

0.57%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,543
State:

$25,991
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,859
Georgia:

$7,265
Number of discharges: 106
Here:

2.19%
State:

1.73%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,890
Georgia:

$42,912
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,138
State:

$12,604
Number of discharges: 46
This Hospital:

0.95%
Georgia:

0.93%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,787
Georgia:

$20,289
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,221
Georgia:

$5,383
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

0.72%
Georgia:

0.79%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,151
State:

$25,510
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,294
Georgia:

$7,498
Number of discharges: 60
This Hospital:

1.24%
State:

1.02%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,066
Georgia:

$16,440
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,741
Georgia:

$4,869
Number of discharges: 122
Here:

2.52%
State:

3.08%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,876
Georgia:

$42,581
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,574
Georgia:

$11,076
Number of discharges: 32
This Hospital:

0.66%
State:

0.25%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$34,421
Georgia:

$32,069
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,095
Georgia:

$7,475
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.31%
State:

0.18%
Major Cardiovasc Procedures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$60,730
State:

$75,836
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,518
Georgia:

$20,611
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

0.56%
Georgia:

0.48%
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,653
State:

$27,148
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,823
State:

$7,980
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

0.56%
Georgia:

0.29%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$51,390
Georgia:

$74,669
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,536
State:

$20,769
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

0.56%
Georgia:

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

$37,788
Georgia:

$46,857
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,016
Georgia:

$13,303
Number of discharges: 284
This Hospital:

5.88%
State:

5.88%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$44,284
State:

$55,876
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,981
State:

$16,527
Number of discharges: 49
This Hospital:

1.01%
State:

0.75%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$70,976
Georgia:

$122,673
Average Total Payments
Here:

$31,577
Georgia:

$36,337
Number of discharges: 31
Here:

0.64%
Georgia:

0.50%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,192
State:

$21,420
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,062
State:

$5,281
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

0.52%
Georgia:

0.51%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,715
State:

$22,776
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,162
Georgia:

$7,451
Number of discharges: 61
Here:

1.26%
Georgia:

1.12%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,916
State:

$14,725
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,369
State:

$4,421
Number of discharges: 82
This Hospital:

1.70%
State:

2.20%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,998
Georgia:

$19,554
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,004
State:

$6,592
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.25%
Georgia:

0.23%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,662
State:

$37,446
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,625
State:

$12,430
Number of discharges: 59
This Hospital:

1.22%
Georgia:

0.92%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,578
State:

$22,431
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,620
Georgia:

$6,503
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

0.50%
Georgia:

0.56%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,598
State:

$39,055
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,878
State:

$11,691
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.25%
Georgia:

0.24%
Other Vascular Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,304
Georgia:

$59,205
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,055
Georgia:

$16,082
Number of discharges: 36
Here:

0.75%
State:

0.50%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$59,316
State:

$64,856
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$20,511
Georgia:

$20,678
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

0.70%
Georgia:

0.70%
Other Vascular Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$40,370
State:

$42,017
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,094
Georgia:

$10,961
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.39%
Georgia:

0.33%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$43,468
State:

$53,487
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,413
State:

$13,057
Number of discharges: 52
Here:

1.08%
Georgia:

1.54%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Non-Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,017
State:

$46,911
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,431
Georgia:

$11,330
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.37%
Georgia:

0.50%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,625
Georgia:

$19,380
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,864
State:

$6,413
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

0.62%
State:

0.52%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,252
Georgia:

$12,300
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,134
Georgia:

$4,244
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.33%
State:

0.26%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,090
Georgia:

$54,797
Average Total Payments
Here:

$17,323
State:

$16,690
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.50%
Georgia:

0.33%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,687
State:

$44,360
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,389
State:

$13,112
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.43%
Georgia:

0.32%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,398
State:

$34,255
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,964
State:

$9,891
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.27%
State:

0.27%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,453
Georgia:

$14,511
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,869
State:

$4,235
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.39%
State:

0.39%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,553
State:

$28,786
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,323
Georgia:

$8,091
Number of discharges: 142
This Hospital:

2.94%
Georgia:

1.99%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,220
Georgia:

$24,387
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,622
Georgia:

$6,805
Number of discharges: 37
Here:

0.77%
Georgia:

0.48%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,637
State:

$28,741
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,840
State:

$9,127
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.33%
State:

0.37%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,365
State:

$17,108
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,979
State:

$5,275
Number of discharges: 42
This Hospital:

0.87%
Georgia:

1.49%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,814
Georgia:

$20,836
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,398
Georgia:

$6,507
Number of discharges: 106
Here:

2.19%
State:

2.62%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,895
State:

$32,753
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,575
Georgia:

$10,664
Number of discharges: 77
Here:

1.59%
Georgia:

1.84%
Renal Failure without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,174
Georgia:

$14,810
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,338
State:

$4,436
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.43%
State:

0.29%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,385
Georgia:

$30,987
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,844
State:

$9,086
Number of discharges: 87
This Hospital:

1.80%
Georgia:

0.75%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,986
Georgia:

$42,932
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,277
Georgia:

$12,718
Number of discharges: 61
This Hospital:

1.26%
Georgia:

0.92%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$84,175
Georgia:

$123,347
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$32,222
State:

$35,973
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.43%
Georgia:

0.37%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$47,594
State:

$52,482
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,585
Georgia:

$14,739
Number of discharges: 58
Here:

1.20%
State:

1.05%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,058
State:

$19,683
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,686
State:

$5,153
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.37%
Georgia:

0.62%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,711
State:

$41,116
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,007
Georgia:

$12,225
Number of discharges: 257
This Hospital:

5.32%
Georgia:

4.78%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,596
Georgia:

$23,222
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,034
State:

$7,264
Number of discharges: 93
This Hospital:

1.92%
Georgia:

1.59%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,579
Georgia:

$17,066
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,196
State:

$4,443
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

0.72%
Georgia:

0.71%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,109
Georgia:

$22,144
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,336
Georgia:

$6,410
Number of discharges: 190
Here:

3.93%
State:

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

$23,082
State:

$32,348
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,084
State:

$9,197
Number of discharges: 87
Here:

1.80%
State:

2.08%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,129
Georgia:

$16,155
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,471
State:

$4,495
Number of discharges: 48
Here:

0.99%
State:

1.11%
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$77,014
Georgia:

$87,780
Average Total Payments
Here:

$26,442
Georgia:

$26,304
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

0.66%
Georgia:

1.23%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,073
State:

$18,313
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,485
State:

$4,627
Number of discharges: 52
Here:

1.08%
Georgia:

1.59%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,458
State:

$19,753
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,569
Georgia:

$4,796
Number of discharges: 51
This Hospital:

1.06%
Georgia:

0.99%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

0.239%
State:

0.689%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.159%
Georgia:

0.572%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

99.0%
Georgia:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

99.0%
State:

99.1%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

97.8%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
Georgia:

99.8%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

92.7%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
Here:

6
Georgia:

33
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
Here:

100.0%
State:

95.8%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

99.0%
Georgia:

97.9%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
Georgia:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

93.0%
Georgia:

89.3%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

99.5%

Pneumonia

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

97.0%
Georgia:

96.3%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

99.0%
State:

97.0%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

99.0%
Georgia:

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

99.0%
Georgia:

94.9%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

94.0%
Georgia:

94.4%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

96.2%

Surgery

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

98.0%
Georgia:

98.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

98.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

98.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

96.0%
Georgia:

96.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

99.0%
Georgia:

97.4%
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%
Georgia:

99.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
This Hospital:

95.0%
State:

93.5%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

95.0%
Georgia:

95.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

98.0%
State:

96.6%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

98.0%
Georgia:

97.0%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

99.3%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

14.7%
State:

15.6%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

10.2%
Georgia:

11.6%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

10.1%
State:

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

20.6%
State:

18.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

22.5%
Georgia:

24.1%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

18.7%
State:

18.5%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 26%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

6%
State:

5%
Usually
Here:

19%
State:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

75%
State:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

4%
Georgia:

4%
Usually
Here:

18%
Georgia:

13%
Always
This Hospital:

78%
Georgia:

83%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
State:

12%
Usually
Here:

27%
State:

24%
Always
Here:

64%
Georgia:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

7%
Georgia:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

25%
Georgia:

22%
Always
This Hospital:

68%
Georgia:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

21%
Georgia:

21%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
Georgia:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

60%
Georgia:

62%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
Georgia:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

21%
State:

19%
Always
Here:

72%
Georgia:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
State:

8%
Usually
This Hospital:

29%
Georgia:

27%
Always
Here:

64%
Georgia:

65%

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

Yes
Here:

81%
Georgia:

81%
No
This Hospital:

19%
Georgia:

19%

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

6 or lower
Here:

7%
State:

9%
7 or 8
Here:

18%
Georgia:

22%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

75%
Georgia:

69%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

4%
State:

6%
Yes, probably
Here:

20%
Georgia:

25%
Yes, definitely
Here:

76%
Georgia:

69%

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