JOHNSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - STAFFORD SPRINGS, CT

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Addresss:
201 CHESTNUT HILL RD
STAFFORD SPRINGS, CT, 06076
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (860) 684-4251

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

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 3.20
Registered Professional Nurses : 69.10
Other Salaried Personnel : 275.64
Dieticians : 2.00
Occupational Therapists : 0.80
Physical Therapists : 4.30
Registered Pharmacists : 4.50
Respiratory Therapists : 5.60
Physicians : 6.60
Medical Social Workers : 4.00
Physician Assistants : 1.80

Number Of Beds
Total: 89
Total Certified: 89
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 20

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Alcohol And/Or Drug Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Home Health Services
Hospice Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical 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

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

94.0%
State:

99.1%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
This Hospital:

14
State:

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

91.0%
State:

97.4%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
Connecticut:

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

77.0%
State:

94.3%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

81.0%
State:

88.4%

Pneumonia

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

95.0%
State:

95.3%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

98.0%
State:

95.6%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

96.0%
Connecticut:

95.5%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

92.0%
Connecticut:

91.6%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

95.0%
State:

95.9%

Surgery

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

100.0%
State:

97.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

97.0%
Connecticut:

96.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

99.0%
Connecticut:

97.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

87.0%
Connecticut:

97.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

88.0%
Connecticut:

97.9%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
This Hospital:

87.0%
State:

92.3%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

93.0%
State:

94.6%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

100.0%
Connecticut:

95.4%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

94.5%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.4%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

17.2%
Connecticut:

14.0%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

11.7%
State:

11.0%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

11.2%
State:

10.9%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

26.7%
Connecticut:

25.0%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

18.9%
Connecticut:

19.0%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 32%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
State:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

18%
State:

19%
Always
This Hospital:

77%
Connecticut:

76%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

6%
State:

5%
Usually
Here:

16%
Connecticut:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

78%
State:

78%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

10%
Connecticut:

11%
Usually
This Hospital:

24%
State:

28%
Always
This Hospital:

66%
State:

61%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
State:

6%
Usually
Here:

27%
State:

25%
Always
Here:

68%
Connecticut:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

21%
Connecticut:

21%
Usually
This Hospital:

20%
Connecticut:

20%
Always
Here:

59%
Connecticut:

59%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

6%
State:

8%
Usually
Here:

20%
Connecticut:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

74%
Connecticut:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

11%
Connecticut:

16%
Usually
This Hospital:

32%
Connecticut:

34%
Always
Here:

57%
State:

50%

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

Yes
Here:

84%
State:

82%
No
This Hospital:

16%
Connecticut:

18%

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

6 or lower
Here:

8%
Connecticut:

9%
7 or 8
Here:

30%
State:

25%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

62%
Connecticut:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

4%
State:

5%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

31%
Connecticut:

24%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

65%
State:

71%

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

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

$17,464
Connecticut:

$20,093
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,669
State:

$6,843
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

2.70%
Connecticut:

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

$19,759
State:

$30,562
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,072
State:

$10,269
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

2.13%
Connecticut:

1.11%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,768
State:

$13,908
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,705
State:

$4,693
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.70%
Connecticut:

1.50%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,845
Connecticut:

$17,391
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,499
Connecticut:

$6,829
Number of discharges: 39
Here:

5.54%
Connecticut:

2.20%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,116
State:

$20,121
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,491
State:

$7,670
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

4.55%
State:

1.65%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,308
Connecticut:

$25,184
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,767
Connecticut:

$9,367
Number of discharges: 51
This Hospital:

7.24%
Connecticut:

2.02%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,478
Connecticut:

$17,901
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,524
Connecticut:

$6,035
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

4.40%
State:

3.42%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,469
Connecticut:

$23,273
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,503
State:

$8,238
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

2.41%
State:

2.28%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,734
State:

$23,261
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,493
State:

$8,225
Number of discharges: 41
Here:

5.82%
Connecticut:

3.23%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,433
Connecticut:

$34,260
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,309
Connecticut:

$12,013
Number of discharges: 41
This Hospital:

5.82%
Connecticut:

2.85%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,790
State:

$40,189
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,308
Connecticut:

$14,834
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

1.85%
State:

1.26%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,851
Connecticut:

$29,179
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,505
State:

$9,446
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.70%
State:

1.39%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,805
State:

$24,295
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,869
Connecticut:

$9,612
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

3.84%
Connecticut:

1.26%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,082
Connecticut:

$17,907
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,097
Connecticut:

$6,303
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

5.40%
Connecticut:

3.14%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$44,946
Connecticut:

$39,932
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,467
Connecticut:

$16,970
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

4.26%
State:

5.53%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$43,355
State:

$55,818
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,347
Connecticut:

$20,526
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.56%
State:

0.85%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,858
State:

$16,214
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,525
Connecticut:

$5,761
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

1.85%
Connecticut:

2.20%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,057
Connecticut:

$28,498
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,334
State:

$10,512
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.70%
State:

1.82%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,378
State:

$18,463
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,206
Connecticut:

$6,672
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

2.13%
State:

1.07%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,214
State:

$22,174
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,422
Connecticut:

$8,399
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

3.41%
State:

2.40%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,901
State:

$36,172
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,720
Connecticut:

$13,936
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

2.13%
State:

1.43%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,508
State:

$28,675
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,681
Connecticut:

$11,336
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

2.98%
Connecticut:

1.30%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$42,810
State:

$39,858
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,399
State:

$16,055
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

3.69%
State:

1.45%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,550
State:

$42,041
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,934
Connecticut:

$15,726
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

3.98%
Connecticut:

4.77%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,303
State:

$22,205
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,494
State:

$8,065
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

6.39%
State:

2.98%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$31,306
State:

$31,282
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,244
Connecticut:

$11,583
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

6.11%
State:

2.13%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,099
State:

$16,163
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,587
State:

$5,689
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

2.70%
Connecticut:

1.07%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,196
State:

$17,349
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,692
State:

$5,919
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

1.99%
Connecticut:

2.87%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

10.500%
Connecticut:

12.604%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.033%
Connecticut:

0.092%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
This Hospital:

4.400%
State:

5.008%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
Here:

0.600%
State:

2.037%

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