HOSPITAL METROPOLITANO SAN GERMAN - SAN GERMAN, PR

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Addresss:
CALLE JAVILLA #8 AL COSTADO PARQUE DE BOMBAS
SAN GERMAN, PR, 00683
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (787) 892-5300

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

Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 21.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 76.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 96.50
Dieticians : 1.00
Registered Pharmacists : 2.00
Respiratory Therapists : 10.00
Medical Social Workers : 1.50
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 12.00
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 11.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 82
Total Certified: 82

Provided Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Ambulance (Owned) Services
Anesthesia Services
Audiology Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Obstetric Services
Operating Room Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Pediatric Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

90.0%
State:

94.1%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

79.0%
Puerto Rico:

90.4%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

75.0%
State:

92.2%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

73.0%
State:

89.8%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

44.0%
State:

94.0%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

77.0%
Puerto Rico:

83.8%

Heart Failure

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

91.0%
Puerto Rico:

92.7%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

75.0%
State:

92.1%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

54.0%
State:

84.2%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

71.0%
State:

94.3%

Pneumonia

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

33.0%
State:

71.9%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

20.0%
State:

78.2%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

43.0%
State:

89.2%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

65.0%
State:

76.4%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

17.0%
State:

58.0%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

32.0%
Puerto Rico:

54.4%

Surgery

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

67.0%
State:

84.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

100.0%
State:

78.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

100.0%
Puerto Rico:

95.1%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
Here:

30.0%
State:

81.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

30.0%
State:

81.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

59.0%
Puerto Rico:

95.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
Here:

67.0%
State:

88.0%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

94.0%
Puerto Rico:

88.6%

Average Medicare Payment

Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive w/o CC/MCC: $3,127
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive w MCC: $6,978
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive w CC: $4,392
Heart failure and shock w/o CC/MCC: $2,597
Heart failure and shock w MCC: $5,251
Heart failure and shock w CC: $3,621
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease w/o CC/MCC: $2,609
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease w MCC: $4,686
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease w CC: $3,509
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy w MCC: $5,153
Diabetes w MCC: $4,890
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant w/o CC/MCC: $7,214
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy w/o c.d.e. w/o CC/MCC: $4,051
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral w/o CC/MCC: $3,470
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral w CC: $5,042
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity w/o MCC: $6,619

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