JAMESON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - NEW CASTLE, PA

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Addresss:
1211 WILMINGTON AVENUE
NEW CASTLE, PA, 16105
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (724) 658-9001

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

Overall Star Rating: 4 Stars
Health Inspections Star Rating: 3 Stars
Nurse Staffing Star Rating: 5 Stars
Quality Measures Star Rating: 4 Stars
RN Only Star Rating: 5 Stars

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 14.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 187.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 705.25
Dieticians : 2.50
Occupational Therapists : 3.25
Physical Therapists : 7.75
Registered Pharmacists : 3.25
Respiratory Therapists : 12.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 2.75
Medical Social Workers : 3.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 175
Total Certified: 123
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 12
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 16

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Home Health Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Long Term Care (Swing-Beds) 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

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:

5%
Pennsylvania:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

18%
State:

18%
Always
Here:

77%
State:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
Pennsylvania:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

15%
State:

16%
Always
This Hospital:

80%
State:

79%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

12%
State:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

32%
State:

26%
Always
This Hospital:

56%
State:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
Pennsylvania:

7%
Usually
Here:

25%
Pennsylvania:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

68%
Pennsylvania:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

23%
Pennsylvania:

21%
Usually
Here:

20%
State:

19%
Always
Here:

57%
State:

60%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
Pennsylvania:

9%
Usually
Here:

23%
State:

20%
Always
This Hospital:

71%
Pennsylvania:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

18%
State:

14%
Usually
Here:

33%
State:

34%
Always
Here:

49%
State:

52%

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

Yes
Here:

87%
Pennsylvania:

83%
No
Here:

13%
State:

17%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

14%
Pennsylvania:

10%
7 or 8
Here:

33%
Pennsylvania:

24%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

53%
State:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

8%
State:

5%
Yes, probably
Here:

46%
State:

28%
Yes, definitely
Here:

46%
State:

67%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

99.4%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

80.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

100.0%
State:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

99.9%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
Here:

14
Pennsylvania:

9
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
Here:

92.0%
State:

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

94.0%
State:

97.3%

Heart Failure

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

97.0%
State:

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

84.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

83.0%
State:

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

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

99.4%

Pneumonia

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

99.0%
State:

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

99.0%
State:

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

97.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

93.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

93.0%
State:

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

89.0%
State:

96.6%

Surgery

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

99.0%
State:

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

98.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

97.0%
State:

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:

98.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

99.0%
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%
Pennsylvania:

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

90.0%
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:

92.0%
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:

88.0%
State:

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

73.0%
State:

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:

14.9%
Pennsylvania:

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

11.0%
State:

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

11.8%
Pennsylvania:

11.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

19.9%
Pennsylvania:

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

27.4%
State:

24.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

21.0%
Pennsylvania:

18.6%

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

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

$13,993
State:

$35,398
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,090
State:

$7,813
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.99%
State:

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

$17,100
State:

$49,161
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,549
State:

$11,984
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

1.39%
Pennsylvania:

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

$11,578
State:

$24,778
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,669
Pennsylvania:

$5,248
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

1.06%
Pennsylvania:

0.33%
Bronchitis and Asthma without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$6,628
State:

$22,200
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,832
State:

$4,119
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.79%
Pennsylvania:

0.30%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,060
Pennsylvania:

$24,639
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,039
Pennsylvania:

$5,656
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

1.06%
State:

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

$12,734
State:

$36,008
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,308
Pennsylvania:

$8,468
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.99%
Pennsylvania:

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

$6,930
Pennsylvania:

$17,588
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,441
State:

$3,835
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

1.45%
State:

1.86%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$7,522
Pennsylvania:

$21,833
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,141
State:

$5,569
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

2.25%
Pennsylvania:

2.29%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$6,308
State:

$21,791
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,364
State:

$3,879
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

1.72%
State:

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

$12,303
Pennsylvania:

$29,850
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,038
State:

$6,479
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

2.45%
State:

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

$12,987
Pennsylvania:

$35,841
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,190
State:

$7,862
Number of discharges: 63
This Hospital:

4.16%
Pennsylvania:

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

$10,639
State:

$21,975
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,608
Pennsylvania:

$4,841
Number of discharges: 37
Here:

2.45%
Pennsylvania:

1.72%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,415
State:

$41,468
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,484
Pennsylvania:

$7,854
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.99%
Pennsylvania:

1.63%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$8,976
Pennsylvania:

$27,059
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,143
State:

$5,943
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.99%
State:

0.68%
Dysequilibrium
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$7,078
Pennsylvania:

$22,784
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,946
Pennsylvania:

$4,395
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.73%
Pennsylvania:

0.46%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,392
Pennsylvania:

$40,947
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,748
State:

$8,470
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

1.19%
State:

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

$8,762
Pennsylvania:

$24,456
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,471
State:

$4,986
Number of discharges: 95
Here:

6.28%
State:

3.72%
Fx, Sprn, Strn and Disl Except Femur, Hip, Pelvis and Thigh without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$6,740
State:

$22,815
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,311
Pennsylvania:

$4,922
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.79%
Pennsylvania:

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

$10,393
Pennsylvania:

$29,883
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,507
Pennsylvania:

$6,883
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

2.58%
State:

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

$15,242
State:

$56,055
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,984
State:

$12,195
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.79%
State:

0.73%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,968
State:

$23,995
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,486
State:

$4,905
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.93%
State:

0.51%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,013
Pennsylvania:

$21,101
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,749
Pennsylvania:

$4,441
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.86%
Pennsylvania:

0.45%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,250
Pennsylvania:

$29,163
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,277
Pennsylvania:

$6,918
Number of discharges: 76
This Hospital:

5.02%
State:

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

$15,730
State:

$40,714
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,589
Pennsylvania:

$9,817
Number of discharges: 78
This Hospital:

5.16%
Pennsylvania:

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

$8,179
Pennsylvania:

$20,243
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,239
Pennsylvania:

$4,587
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

1.06%
Pennsylvania:

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

$19,648
State:

$51,161
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,755
State:

$12,050
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.79%
State:

1.07%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,431
State:

$36,649
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,434
Pennsylvania:

$7,863
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.86%
Pennsylvania:

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

$15,561
State:

$59,762
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,114
Pennsylvania:

$13,212
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.79%
State:

0.86%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,382
Pennsylvania:

$33,452
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,105
State:

$7,881
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

1.52%
State:

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

$9,323
Pennsylvania:

$23,346
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,153
Pennsylvania:

$5,274
Number of discharges: 41
Here:

2.71%
Pennsylvania:

2.94%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,026
Pennsylvania:

$51,015
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,805
Pennsylvania:

$13,679
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

2.51%
State:

5.31%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$8,008
Pennsylvania:

$26,794
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,723
Pennsylvania:

$5,619
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

1.59%
Pennsylvania:

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

$13,151
State:

$37,349
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,196
Pennsylvania:

$8,157
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.73%
State:

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

$5,559
Pennsylvania:

$21,864
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,207
Pennsylvania:

$4,771
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

1.19%
Pennsylvania:

2.03%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,752
Pennsylvania:

$73,766
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,091
State:

$13,722
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.79%
Pennsylvania:

1.47%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$8,910
Pennsylvania:

$28,031
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,978
State:

$6,643
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

1.39%
Pennsylvania:

0.65%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$5,090
State:

$22,998
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,648
State:

$4,685
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.73%
State:

0.37%
Psychoses
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,683
State:

$19,685
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,948
Pennsylvania:

$6,362
Number of discharges: 55
Here:

3.64%
Pennsylvania:

0.98%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,870
State:

$34,570
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,932
State:

$11,356
Number of discharges: 33
This Hospital:

2.18%
State:

1.07%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,216
State:

$26,165
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,787
State:

$5,568
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

1.45%
State:

1.18%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,555
Pennsylvania:

$29,333
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,181
Pennsylvania:

$7,034
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

2.31%
State:

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

$18,392
Pennsylvania:

$43,566
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,268
State:

$11,198
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

2.51%
Pennsylvania:

1.49%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,838
State:

$54,086
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,692
State:

$12,976
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

1.39%
State:

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

$32,369
State:

$74,959
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,648
State:

$16,074
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

1.72%
Pennsylvania:

0.96%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,779
State:

$50,114
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,797
Pennsylvania:

$12,705
Number of discharges: 97
Here:

6.41%
State:

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

$13,393
Pennsylvania:

$28,351
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,807
Pennsylvania:

$7,480
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

1.85%
Pennsylvania:

1.62%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,399
Pennsylvania:

$29,567
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,243
Pennsylvania:

$6,703
Number of discharges: 40
Here:

2.64%
Pennsylvania:

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

$15,933
State:

$41,229
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,868
State:

$9,510
Number of discharges: 52
Here:

3.44%
Pennsylvania:

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

$8,924
Pennsylvania:

$21,186
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,480
State:

$4,668
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

1.32%
State:

1.11%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,074
Pennsylvania:

$23,856
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,388
Pennsylvania:

$4,892
Number of discharges: 50
This Hospital:

3.30%
State:

2.49%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,211
State:

$24,723
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,380
Pennsylvania:

$4,885
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

2.12%
State:

1.38%

Complaint Deficiency

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Objects Accidentally Left in the Body After Surgery
This Hospital:

0.143%
Pennsylvania:

0.127%
Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.574%
Pennsylvania:

0.708%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.143%
Pennsylvania:

0.389%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

44.400%
State:

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

15.500%
Pennsylvania:

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

0.285%
Pennsylvania:

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

0.010%
Pennsylvania:

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

4.900%
Pennsylvania:

5.987%

Quality Measures

Percent of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain
This Hospital:

39.5%
Pennsylvania:

21.2%
Percent of short-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the seasonal influenza vaccine
This Hospital:

85.4%
Pennsylvania:

85.6%
Percent of short-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the pneumococcal vaccine
This Hospital:

78.2%
Pennsylvania:

84.4%
Percent of short-stay residents who newly received an antipsychotic medication
This Hospital:

1.7%
State:

2.6%

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