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Address
700 EAST BROAD STREET
HAZLETON, PA, 18201
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (570) 501-4000

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

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

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

$21,789
Pennsylvania:

$35,398
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,454
State:

$7,813
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

1.45%
Pennsylvania:

0.64%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,172
Pennsylvania:

$49,161
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,966
Pennsylvania:

$11,984
Number of discharges: 97
Here:

3.70%
State:

1.10%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,942
State:

$24,778
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,318
Pennsylvania:

$5,248
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.65%
State:

0.33%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,480
State:

$29,111
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,848
Pennsylvania:

$5,893
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.50%
Pennsylvania:

0.63%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,720
State:

$24,639
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,677
Pennsylvania:

$5,656
Number of discharges: 43
Here:

1.64%
Pennsylvania:

1.67%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,260
Pennsylvania:

$36,008
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,963
Pennsylvania:

$8,468
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

1.49%
State:

1.01%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,509
Pennsylvania:

$17,588
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,275
Pennsylvania:

$3,835
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

1.07%
State:

1.86%
Cellulitis with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,645
Pennsylvania:

$41,327
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,804
State:

$9,905
Number of discharges: 38
This Hospital:

1.45%
State:

0.26%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,540
Pennsylvania:

$21,833
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,732
Pennsylvania:

$5,569
Number of discharges: 98
This Hospital:

3.73%
State:

2.29%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,115
State:

$21,791
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,255
State:

$3,879
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

1.03%
State:

1.55%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,287
State:

$29,850
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,694
Pennsylvania:

$6,479
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

0.99%
Pennsylvania:

2.15%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,522
Pennsylvania:

$35,841
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,649
State:

$7,862
Number of discharges: 72
This Hospital:

2.74%
Pennsylvania:

1.99%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,903
State:

$21,975
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,156
Pennsylvania:

$4,841
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.50%
State:

1.72%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,370
Pennsylvania:

$27,059
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,686
State:

$5,943
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.72%
Pennsylvania:

0.68%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,768
State:

$40,947
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,647
State:

$8,470
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.88%
State:

0.61%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,614
Pennsylvania:

$24,456
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,128
Pennsylvania:

$4,986
Number of discharges: 98
Here:

3.73%
State:

3.72%
Fractures of Hip and Pelvis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,267
State:

$21,079
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,714
Pennsylvania:

$4,697
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.53%
Pennsylvania:

0.36%
Fx, Sprn, Strn and Disl Except Femur, Hip, Pelvis and Thigh without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,711
State:

$22,815
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,116
Pennsylvania:

$4,922
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.46%
State:

0.41%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,409
State:

$29,883
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,810
Pennsylvania:

$6,883
Number of discharges: 50
Here:

1.90%
State:

2.08%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$38,167
State:

$56,055
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,670
Pennsylvania:

$12,195
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

1.45%
Pennsylvania:

0.73%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,961
Pennsylvania:

$28,572
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,378
Pennsylvania:

$6,337
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.50%
Pennsylvania:

0.71%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,535
Pennsylvania:

$29,163
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,531
Pennsylvania:

$6,918
Number of discharges: 56
Here:

2.13%
Pennsylvania:

3.75%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$30,466
Pennsylvania:

$40,714
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,425
Pennsylvania:

$9,817
Number of discharges: 159
Here:

6.06%
State:

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

$14,800
Pennsylvania:

$20,243
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,943
Pennsylvania:

$4,587
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.42%
State:

1.61%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$41,436
State:

$51,161
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,725
Pennsylvania:

$12,050
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.88%
State:

1.07%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$52,442
Pennsylvania:

$94,363
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,766
State:

$21,768
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.53%
State:

0.21%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$101,078
Pennsylvania:

$155,828
Average Total Payments
Here:

$31,363
State:

$38,158
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.76%
State:

0.50%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,785
State:

$36,649
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,155
Pennsylvania:

$7,863
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

1.14%
State:

1.56%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$35,116
Pennsylvania:

$59,762
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,086
State:

$13,212
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

1.10%
Pennsylvania:

0.86%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,003
State:

$28,288
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,680
Pennsylvania:

$5,649
Number of discharges: 33
This Hospital:

1.26%
Pennsylvania:

0.85%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,598
Pennsylvania:

$33,452
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,345
State:

$7,881
Number of discharges: 37
Here:

1.41%
Pennsylvania:

1.01%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,768
Pennsylvania:

$23,346
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,411
Pennsylvania:

$5,274
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.80%
Pennsylvania:

2.94%
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,594
State:

$35,955
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,434
State:

$8,867
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.42%
State:

0.40%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$64,315
Pennsylvania:

$95,323
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,594
Pennsylvania:

$22,897
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.42%
Pennsylvania:

0.22%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$55,646
Pennsylvania:

$51,015
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,537
Pennsylvania:

$13,679
Number of discharges: 45
Here:

1.71%
State:

5.31%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$102,769
State:

$156,225
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$28,163
Pennsylvania:

$36,036
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.91%
State:

0.51%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,168
Pennsylvania:

$26,794
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,689
State:

$5,619
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

1.37%
Pennsylvania:

1.15%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,921
Pennsylvania:

$37,349
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,560
Pennsylvania:

$8,157
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

0.84%
State:

0.66%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,878
Pennsylvania:

$21,864
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,981
State:

$4,771
Number of discharges: 37
Here:

1.41%
Pennsylvania:

2.03%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$35,307
State:

$63,291
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,268
State:

$13,908
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.61%
Pennsylvania:

0.63%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,379
Pennsylvania:

$29,869
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,720
Pennsylvania:

$6,973
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.76%
State:

0.66%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$83,858
Pennsylvania:

$112,209
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,903
State:

$23,625
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.61%
State:

0.44%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,698
State:

$28,031
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,402
Pennsylvania:

$6,643
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.69%
Pennsylvania:

0.65%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$60,867
State:

$80,782
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,791
Pennsylvania:

$17,545
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.57%
Pennsylvania:

0.50%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$55,089
State:

$60,306
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,542
Pennsylvania:

$13,393
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.53%
Pennsylvania:

0.45%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,382
Pennsylvania:

$34,570
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,383
State:

$11,356
Number of discharges: 113
This Hospital:

4.30%
State:

1.07%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,182
Pennsylvania:

$42,805
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,219
Pennsylvania:

$9,223
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.57%
Pennsylvania:

0.30%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,162
Pennsylvania:

$26,165
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,540
State:

$5,568
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

1.18%
Pennsylvania:

1.18%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,067
Pennsylvania:

$29,333
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,749
State:

$7,034
Number of discharges: 51
Here:

1.94%
State:

2.33%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,185
Pennsylvania:

$43,566
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,855
Pennsylvania:

$11,198
Number of discharges: 53
This Hospital:

2.02%
Pennsylvania:

1.49%
Renal Failure without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,865
Pennsylvania:

$22,494
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,791
Pennsylvania:

$4,750
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.42%
State:

0.31%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$50,557
Pennsylvania:

$54,086
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,663
Pennsylvania:

$12,976
Number of discharges: 54
Here:

2.06%
Pennsylvania:

0.97%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$120,204
State:

$188,023
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$30,614
State:

$38,405
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.69%
State:

0.36%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$53,543
State:

$74,959
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,567
State:

$16,074
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.91%
State:

0.96%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis with Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$128,750
Pennsylvania:

$201,554
Average Total Payments
Here:

$32,411
State:

$42,480
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.42%
State:

0.26%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$35,464
State:

$50,114
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,469
State:

$12,705
Number of discharges: 300
This Hospital:

11.43%
State:

3.92%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,792
Pennsylvania:

$28,351
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,155
State:

$7,480
Number of discharges: 71
Here:

2.70%
State:

1.62%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,015
Pennsylvania:

$24,920
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,950
State:

$5,242
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.46%
Pennsylvania:

0.72%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,375
Pennsylvania:

$29,567
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,668
State:

$6,703
Number of discharges: 61
Here:

2.32%
State:

2.73%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$31,575
State:

$41,229
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,291
State:

$9,510
Number of discharges: 170
Here:

6.48%
State:

1.78%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,050
State:

$21,186
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,994
Pennsylvania:

$4,668
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.69%
Pennsylvania:

1.11%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,178
Pennsylvania:

$23,856
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,173
State:

$4,892
Number of discharges: 44
Here:

1.68%
Pennsylvania:

2.49%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,586
State:

$24,723
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,218
Pennsylvania:

$4,885
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.30%
State:

1.38%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Acute Renal Dialysis Services
  • Anesthesia Services
  • CT Scanner Services
  • Chemotherapy Services
  • Clinical Laboratory Services
  • Dedicated Emergency Department Services
  • Diagnostic Radiology Services
  • Dietary Services
  • Emergency Services
  • Home Health Services
  • ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
  • Inpatient Rehabilitation (Carf Accredited) Services
  • Inpatient Surgical Services
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri) Services
  • Neonatal Nursery Services
  • Neurosurgical Services
  • Obstetric Services
  • Occupational Therapy Services
  • Operating Room Services
  • Opthalmic Surgery Services
  • Organ Transplant Services
  • Orthopedic Surgery Services
  • Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
  • Outpatient Services
  • Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
  • Pediatric Services
  • Pharmacy Services
  • Physical Therapy Services
  • Postoperative Recovery Room Services
  • Respiratory Care Services
  • Social Services
  • Speech Pathology Services
  • Urgent Care Center Services

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 47.50
Registered Professional Nurses : 220.75
Other Salaried Personnel : 447.25
Dieticians : 4.25
Occupational Therapists : 4.00
Physical Therapists : 4.50
Registered Pharmacists : 5.00
Respiratory Therapists : 13.50
Physicians : 4.00
Medical Social Workers : 4.00
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 12.00
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 6.25
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 17.50

Number Of Beds

Total: 120
Total Certified: 99
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 20
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 16

Use of Medical Imaging

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

30.900%
Pennsylvania:

36.295%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
Here:

11.100%
Pennsylvania:

8.255%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.061%
Pennsylvania:

0.151%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.066%
State:

0.023%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

5.500%
Pennsylvania:

5.987%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

1.500%
Pennsylvania:

3.106%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

0.279%
State:

0.708%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

0.139%
Pennsylvania:

0.389%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
Here:

0.836%
State:

0.504%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
Here:

1.254%
State:

0.316%
Signs of Uncontrolled Blood Sugar
Here:

0.139%
State:

0.154%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 29%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

7%
State:

5%
Usually
Here:

19%
Pennsylvania:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

74%
State:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
State:

5%
Usually
Here:

15%
Pennsylvania:

16%
Always
Here:

79%
State:

79%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

12%
State:

10%
Usually
Here:

27%
Pennsylvania:

26%
Always
Here:

61%
Pennsylvania:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

9%
State:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

24%
State:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

67%
Pennsylvania:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

25%
State:

21%
Usually
This Hospital:

21%
State:

19%
Always
This Hospital:

54%
Pennsylvania:

60%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
Pennsylvania:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

20%
Pennsylvania:

20%
Always
Here:

75%
Pennsylvania:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

18%
State:

14%
Usually
Here:

37%
Pennsylvania:

34%
Always
Here:

45%
Pennsylvania:

52%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

79%
Pennsylvania:

83%
No
Here:

21%
Pennsylvania:

17%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

18%
State:

10%
7 or 8
Here:

30%
Pennsylvania:

24%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

52%
State:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

10%
State:

5%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

43%
State:

28%
Yes, definitely
Here:

47%
State:

67%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.4%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.5%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

97.2%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
This Hospital:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

99.2%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
This Hospital:

11
State:

9
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack were transferred to another hospital
This Hospital:

60
Pennsylvania:

72
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
Here:

94.0%
Pennsylvania:

96.6%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

97.3%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
State:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

99.0%
Pennsylvania:

93.4%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.4%

Pneumonia

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

98.0%
Pennsylvania:

96.6%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

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

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

99.0%
Pennsylvania:

95.7%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

94.1%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

100.0%
State:

96.6%

Surgery

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

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

98.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

97.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

98.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

98.0%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

98.6%
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%
State:

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

100.0%
State:

95.6%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

96.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

95.6%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

80.0%
Pennsylvania:

95.7%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.8%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

12.9%
Pennsylvania:

14.8%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

7.8%
State:

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

8.7%
State:

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

18.7%
State:

19.2%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

27.0%
State:

24.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

21.2%
State:

18.6%

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