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Address
1200 MEMORIAL DRIVE
DALTON, GA, 30720
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (706) 272-6105

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

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

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

$27,409
State:

$27,030
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,475
State:

$7,422
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.78%
State:

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

$35,880
Georgia:

$40,855
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,383
State:

$11,736
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.60%
Georgia:

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

$22,938
Georgia:

$20,765
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,509
State:

$5,039
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.45%
State:

0.30%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,291
State:

$19,527
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,214
State:

$5,348
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.67%
Georgia:

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

$16,225
State:

$18,066
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,185
State:

$5,393
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.30%
State:

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

$28,125
State:

$27,665
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,121
State:

$7,924
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.67%
Georgia:

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

$13,680
State:

$12,553
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,752
State:

$3,631
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.52%
Georgia:

1.39%
Cellulitis with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,497
State:

$28,680
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,562
State:

$9,118
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.52%
State:

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

$12,936
Georgia:

$17,342
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,988
Georgia:

$5,372
Number of discharges: 48
This Hospital:

1.79%
State:

1.61%
Cervical Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,780
State:

$47,208
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,280
State:

$13,773
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.60%
Georgia:

0.64%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,842
State:

$15,911
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,323
Georgia:

$3,607
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.78%
Georgia:

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

$15,413
State:

$20,363
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,711
State:

$6,113
Number of discharges: 60
This Hospital:

2.24%
Georgia:

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

$20,574
State:

$25,040
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,855
State:

$7,413
Number of discharges: 102
Here:

3.80%
State:

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

$12,741
State:

$15,346
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,185
State:

$4,587
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.75%
State:

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

$36,277
State:

$42,555
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,953
Georgia:

$12,927
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.63%
Georgia:

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

$29,801
Georgia:

$28,361
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,987
State:

$7,030
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.27%
State:

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

$19,172
Georgia:

$20,526
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,407
State:

$5,772
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.45%
Georgia:

0.25%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,686
Georgia:

$19,316
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,941
Georgia:

$6,333
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.45%
State:

0.35%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,095
Georgia:

$17,959
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,919
Georgia:

$5,418
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

1.04%
Georgia:

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

$20,595
State:

$23,139
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,196
State:

$6,864
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.67%
State:

0.21%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,273
Georgia:

$27,355
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,035
Georgia:

$7,627
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.67%
Georgia:

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

$15,012
State:

$17,921
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,215
State:

$4,668
Number of discharges: 50
Here:

1.86%
State:

3.05%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,905
Georgia:

$22,011
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,342
State:

$6,499
Number of discharges: 69
Here:

2.57%
Georgia:

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

$24,845
State:

$39,029
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,272
State:

$11,652
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.48%
State:

0.72%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,340
State:

$20,917
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,142
Georgia:

$5,983
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.60%
State:

0.56%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,196
State:

$19,560
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,164
State:

$6,481
Number of discharges: 94
Here:

3.50%
State:

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

$28,054
Georgia:

$31,202
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,144
Georgia:

$9,507
Number of discharges: 154
This Hospital:

5.74%
State:

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

$13,748
Georgia:

$13,448
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,073
Georgia:

$4,372
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

0.97%
State:

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

$31,903
Georgia:

$43,346
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,988
Georgia:

$11,587
Number of discharges: 62
Here:

2.31%
State:

1.11%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,243
State:

$25,991
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,765
Georgia:

$7,265
Number of discharges: 49
This Hospital:

1.83%
Georgia:

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

$32,103
State:

$42,912
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,067
Georgia:

$12,604
Number of discharges: 46
Here:

1.72%
State:

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

$18,812
Georgia:

$20,289
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,041
Georgia:

$5,383
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.60%
State:

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

$19,196
Georgia:

$25,510
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,064
State:

$7,498
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

0.97%
Georgia:

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

$13,853
State:

$16,440
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,520
State:

$4,869
Number of discharges: 52
Here:

1.94%
Georgia:

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

$32,836
Georgia:

$42,581
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,619
State:

$11,076
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.56%
State:

0.25%
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,474
Georgia:

$27,148
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,900
State:

$7,980
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.45%
Georgia:

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

$55,476
Georgia:

$74,669
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$20,542
Georgia:

$20,769
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.52%
Georgia:

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

$35,277
State:

$46,857
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,207
Georgia:

$13,303
Number of discharges: 129
Here:

4.81%
Georgia:

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

$38,828
State:

$55,876
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,128
State:

$16,527
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

1.01%
Georgia:

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

$95,213
Georgia:

$122,673
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$32,494
State:

$36,337
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.56%
Georgia:

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

$18,925
State:

$21,420
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,983
State:

$5,281
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.71%
State:

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

$16,963
State:

$22,776
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,977
Georgia:

$7,451
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

1.45%
State:

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

$15,180
Georgia:

$14,725
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,439
State:

$4,421
Number of discharges: 46
This Hospital:

1.72%
State:

2.20%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,463
Georgia:

$37,446
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,080
State:

$12,430
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.78%
Georgia:

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

$19,635
State:

$22,431
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,018
Georgia:

$6,503
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.45%
Georgia:

0.56%
Other Vascular Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$63,709
Georgia:

$59,205
Average Total Payments
Here:

$18,106
State:

$16,082
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.56%
State:

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

$74,286
State:

$64,856
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,437
State:

$20,678
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.41%
Georgia:

0.70%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent with Major Complications or 4+ Vessels/Stents
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$69,995
State:

$76,070
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$20,472
Georgia:

$20,843
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.89%
Georgia:

0.37%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$59,178
Georgia:

$53,487
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,675
Georgia:

$13,057
Number of discharges: 42
This Hospital:

1.57%
State:

1.54%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,063
State:

$19,380
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,957
State:

$6,413
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.63%
Georgia:

0.52%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$55,521
State:

$54,797
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,248
Georgia:

$16,690
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.52%
State:

0.33%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$31,355
Georgia:

$34,255
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,416
State:

$9,891
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.56%
State:

0.27%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,297
Georgia:

$28,786
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,096
Georgia:

$8,091
Number of discharges: 53
Here:

1.98%
Georgia:

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

$22,164
State:

$24,387
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,348
State:

$6,805
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.67%
State:

0.48%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,763
State:

$17,108
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,663
State:

$5,275
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

1.19%
Georgia:

1.49%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,425
Georgia:

$20,836
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,290
Georgia:

$6,507
Number of discharges: 83
This Hospital:

3.09%
Georgia:

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

$31,733
Georgia:

$32,753
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,997
State:

$10,664
Number of discharges: 63
Here:

2.35%
Georgia:

1.84%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,599
State:

$30,987
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,972
State:

$9,086
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

1.38%
State:

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

$34,016
Georgia:

$42,932
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,235
State:

$12,718
Number of discharges: 100
Here:

3.73%
State:

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

$132,757
Georgia:

$123,347
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$35,556
Georgia:

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

0.78%
State:

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

$49,763
Georgia:

$52,482
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,377
State:

$14,739
Number of discharges: 38
This Hospital:

1.42%
State:

1.05%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis with Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$116,175
Georgia:

$138,586
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$35,699
Georgia:

$41,504
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.41%
Georgia:

0.34%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$38,828
Georgia:

$41,116
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,883
Georgia:

$12,225
Number of discharges: 138
This Hospital:

5.15%
Georgia:

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

$18,203
Georgia:

$23,222
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,735
Georgia:

$7,264
Number of discharges: 31
Here:

1.16%
State:

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

$17,154
State:

$17,066
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,027
Georgia:

$4,443
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.75%
Georgia:

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

$21,249
Georgia:

$22,144
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,418
State:

$6,410
Number of discharges: 100
This Hospital:

3.73%
State:

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

$29,133
Georgia:

$32,348
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,501
State:

$9,197
Number of discharges: 137
This Hospital:

5.11%
State:

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

$13,480
Georgia:

$16,155
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,090
State:

$4,495
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

0.82%
State:

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

$42,054
State:

$87,780
Average Total Payments
Here:

$24,506
State:

$26,304
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.75%
Georgia:

1.23%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,412
State:

$18,313
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,226
State:

$4,627
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

0.93%
Georgia:

1.59%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,135
State:

$19,753
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,351
State:

$4,796
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.71%
State:

0.99%

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
  • Dental Services
  • Diagnostic Radiology Services
  • Dietary Services
  • Emergency Services
  • Home Health Services
  • Hospice 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
  • Optometric Services
  • Organ Bank 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

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 70.75
Registered Professional Nurses : 121.50
Other Salaried Personnel : 783.75
Dieticians : 1.00
Occupational Therapists : 2.00
Physical Therapists : 5.00
Registered Pharmacists : 13.00
Respiratory Therapists : 14.00
Medical Social Workers : 5.00

Number Of Beds

Total: 282
Total Certified: 282
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 27

Use of Medical Imaging

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

36.100%
Georgia:

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

7.400%
State:

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

0.070%
State:

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

0.032%
Georgia:

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

4.900%
State:

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

0.400%
Georgia:

1.998%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.809%
Georgia:

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

0.162%
Georgia:

0.572%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

0.324%
State:

0.605%

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:

4%
Georgia:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

16%
State:

18%
Always
Here:

80%
State:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
Georgia:

4%
Usually
Here:

14%
Georgia:

13%
Always
This Hospital:

81%
State:

83%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

11%
State:

12%
Usually
Here:

22%
Georgia:

24%
Always
Here:

67%
State:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
Georgia:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

23%
State:

22%
Always
This Hospital:

71%
Georgia:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

19%
Georgia:

21%
Usually
Here:

20%
State:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

61%
Georgia:

62%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

12%
Georgia:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

23%
State:

19%
Always
This Hospital:

65%
Georgia:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

12%
Georgia:

8%
Usually
This Hospital:

28%
Georgia:

27%
Always
Here:

60%
Georgia:

65%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

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:

8%
Georgia:

9%
7 or 8
Here:

25%
Georgia:

22%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

67%
Georgia:

69%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

4%
Georgia:

6%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

31%
Georgia:

25%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

65%
State:

69%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

99.0%
State:

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)
Here:

100.0%
State:

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

99.0%
Georgia:

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

100.0%
Georgia:

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

92.0%
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%
Georgia:

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

100.0%
Georgia:

97.9%

Heart Failure

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

99.0%
State:

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

97.0%
State:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

89.0%
State:

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

100.0%
State:

99.5%

Pneumonia

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

98.0%
Georgia:

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

98.0%
State:

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

100.0%
Georgia:

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

94.0%
Georgia:

94.9%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

97.0%
Georgia:

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

100.0%
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:

100.0%
Georgia:

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

98.0%
Georgia:

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

98.0%
Georgia:

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:

95.0%
State:

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

97.0%
State:

97.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
Georgia:

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

93.0%
Georgia:

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

88.0%
State:

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

96.0%
State:

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

98.0%
State:

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

100.0%
State:

99.3%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

15.4%
State:

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

11.3%
State:

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

11.2%
State:

12.6%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

16.3%
State:

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

22.8%
Georgia:

24.1%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

18.6%
State:

18.5%

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