LAKE CHARLES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - LAKE CHARLES, LA

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Addresss:
1701 OAK PARK BLVD
LAKE CHARLES, LA, 70601
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (337) 494-3200

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

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 128.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 390.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 1007.00
Dieticians : 7.00
Occupational Therapists : 10.00
Physical Therapists : 15.00
Respiratory Therapists : 20.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 4.00
Physicians : 35.00
Medical Social Workers : 4.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 324
Total Certified: 310
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 12
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 23

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Alcohol And/Or Drug Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Blood Bank Services
Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Services
Certified Trauma Center 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 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

Use of Medical Imaging

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

2.400%
Louisiana:

8.157%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.070%
Louisiana:

0.309%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

9.400%
Louisiana:

5.188%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
Here:

2.600%
Louisiana:

2.911%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

1.108%
Louisiana:

0.686%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
Here:

0.277%
Louisiana:

0.450%

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

Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,294
State:

$13,762
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,650
State:

$3,671
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.69%
State:

0.28%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,455
Louisiana:

$21,572
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,518
Louisiana:

$5,310
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.77%
State:

0.55%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,373
State:

$18,676
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,711
Louisiana:

$5,133
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

1.12%
State:

1.34%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$38,658
Louisiana:

$30,959
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,757
State:

$7,872
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.99%
State:

0.83%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,605
State:

$11,957
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,874
Louisiana:

$3,525
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.99%
Louisiana:

1.75%
Cellulitis with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$42,336
State:

$34,635
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,012
Louisiana:

$9,749
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.56%
Louisiana:

0.27%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,747
Louisiana:

$17,074
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,234
Louisiana:

$5,195
Number of discharges: 62
Here:

2.66%
State:

2.37%
Cervical Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,566
State:

$51,959
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,944
State:

$12,811
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.82%
State:

0.46%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,801
State:

$14,727
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,450
Louisiana:

$3,579
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.82%
State:

1.32%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,708
Louisiana:

$22,169
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,930
Louisiana:

$5,961
Number of discharges: 48
This Hospital:

2.06%
State:

2.01%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$40,036
Louisiana:

$30,887
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,766
Louisiana:

$7,375
Number of discharges: 76
Here:

3.26%
State:

2.15%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,735
Louisiana:

$15,410
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,024
Louisiana:

$4,526
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

1.07%
Louisiana:

1.96%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,780
State:

$32,751
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,880
Louisiana:

$7,080
Number of discharges: 47
This Hospital:

2.02%
State:

1.81%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,752
Louisiana:

$18,472
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,150
State:

$5,270
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.99%
Louisiana:

0.79%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,439
State:

$17,465
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,900
State:

$4,542
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

1.68%
State:

3.45%
Extracranial Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,285
State:

$31,187
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,380
State:

$6,362
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.60%
State:

0.68%
Fractures of Hip and Pelvis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,627
Louisiana:

$15,659
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,472
State:

$4,247
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.52%
Louisiana:

0.18%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$34,479
State:

$23,952
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,466
Louisiana:

$6,368
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

1.93%
Louisiana:

1.80%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$44,250
State:

$41,483
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,909
State:

$10,967
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

1.07%
Louisiana:

0.71%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,279
State:

$16,470
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,045
Louisiana:

$4,439
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.64%
State:

0.65%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$31,086
State:

$21,139
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,628
Louisiana:

$5,759
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.86%
Louisiana:

0.67%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,549
Louisiana:

$14,773
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,049
Louisiana:

$4,023
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.69%
Louisiana:

0.42%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,939
Louisiana:

$20,638
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,301
State:

$6,262
Number of discharges: 77
This Hospital:

3.31%
Louisiana:

4.02%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$40,396
Louisiana:

$34,212
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,077
State:

$9,181
Number of discharges: 48
Here:

2.06%
Louisiana:

3.07%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,280
State:

$13,296
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,288
State:

$4,242
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.50%
Louisiana:

2.07%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,991
Louisiana:

$45,151
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,906
State:

$11,427
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.50%
Louisiana:

0.96%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,330
Louisiana:

$35,662
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,375
Louisiana:

$9,117
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.86%
Louisiana:

0.30%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,845
State:

$26,393
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,124
Louisiana:

$7,158
Number of discharges: 48
Here:

2.06%
Louisiana:

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

$47,347
Louisiana:

$47,052
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,589
State:

$12,236
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

0.95%
State:

0.83%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,087
Louisiana:

$19,215
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,420
Louisiana:

$5,315
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

1.12%
Louisiana:

0.83%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,934
Louisiana:

$26,802
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,506
Louisiana:

$7,334
Number of discharges: 72
Here:

3.09%
State:

1.32%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,698
State:

$16,881
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,165
State:

$4,786
Number of discharges: 95
Here:

4.08%
Louisiana:

4.16%
Major Cardiovasc Procedures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$73,704
Louisiana:

$79,648
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,321
Louisiana:

$19,414
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.69%
Louisiana:

0.48%
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,124
State:

$25,236
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,888
State:

$7,745
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.47%
Louisiana:

0.23%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$45,042
State:

$48,840
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,505
Louisiana:

$13,051
Number of discharges: 219
This Hospital:

9.41%
State:

4.93%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$66,066
State:

$62,942
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,042
State:

$16,299
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.73%
Louisiana:

0.62%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$114,969
Louisiana:

$118,325
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$37,290
Louisiana:

$32,594
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

0.95%
State:

0.49%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,692
State:

$22,710
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,140
Louisiana:

$7,159
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.60%
Louisiana:

0.94%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,683
Louisiana:

$13,945
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,502
Louisiana:

$4,247
Number of discharges: 68
This Hospital:

2.92%
Louisiana:

2.82%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,057
Louisiana:

$40,566
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,742
Louisiana:

$11,994
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.47%
Louisiana:

0.95%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,992
State:

$23,688
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,293
Louisiana:

$6,396
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.64%
State:

0.49%
Other Vascular Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$59,478
Louisiana:

$74,287
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,338
State:

$15,907
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.64%
State:

0.66%
Other Vascular Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$57,402
State:

$54,680
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,110
State:

$10,839
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.52%
State:

0.48%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent with Major Complications or 4+ Vessels/Stents
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$83,843
Louisiana:

$99,289
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$20,385
Louisiana:

$20,969
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.86%
Louisiana:

0.42%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$57,338
State:

$69,459
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,748
Louisiana:

$13,367
Number of discharges: 58
Here:

2.49%
State:

1.46%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,855
Louisiana:

$22,745
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,124
State:

$5,925
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.77%
State:

0.54%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,955
State:

$15,057
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,135
State:

$4,083
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.47%
State:

0.33%
Psychoses
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,058
Louisiana:

$22,674
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,790
Louisiana:

$5,861
Number of discharges: 127
This Hospital:

5.46%
Louisiana:

0.21%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$35,758
Louisiana:

$29,813
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,024
Louisiana:

$7,985
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.16%
Louisiana:

1.01%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,584
State:

$24,816
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,093
State:

$6,590
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.73%
State:

0.36%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,235
State:

$15,539
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,989
Louisiana:

$5,075
Number of discharges: 32
This Hospital:

1.37%
State:

2.33%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,908
State:

$22,786
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,346
Louisiana:

$6,275
Number of discharges: 46
Here:

1.98%
State:

2.48%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$52,296
Louisiana:

$34,569
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,711
Louisiana:

$10,222
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

1.07%
State:

1.75%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$57,887
Louisiana:

$35,001
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,821
Louisiana:

$8,988
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

0.95%
Louisiana:

1.02%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$63,795
Louisiana:

$53,780
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,675
State:

$12,372
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

1.42%
Louisiana:

0.89%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$64,064
Louisiana:

$55,174
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,602
Louisiana:

$14,638
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

1.33%
Louisiana:

1.12%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$49,603
Louisiana:

$43,898
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,033
Louisiana:

$11,975
Number of discharges: 94
Here:

4.04%
Louisiana:

4.23%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,621
Louisiana:

$23,723
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,112
Louisiana:

$7,106
Number of discharges: 31
Here:

1.33%
State:

1.70%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,161
State:

$16,744
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,302
State:

$4,242
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.69%
Louisiana:

0.64%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$36,252
Louisiana:

$23,889
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,360
Louisiana:

$6,196
Number of discharges: 95
Here:

4.08%
State:

3.35%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$48,204
State:

$39,349
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,836
Louisiana:

$9,135
Number of discharges: 46
This Hospital:

1.98%
Louisiana:

1.73%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,029
State:

$16,578
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,430
State:

$4,361
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

1.03%
State:

1.62%
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$84,578
Louisiana:

$90,080
Average Total Payments
Here:

$24,217
State:

$25,446
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.64%
State:

0.98%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,009
Louisiana:

$17,947
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,489
Louisiana:

$4,506
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.77%
State:

1.33%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 25%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
Louisiana:

4%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
State:

14%
Always
This Hospital:

76%
State:

82%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

4%
State:

3%
Usually
This Hospital:

13%
State:

11%
Always
This Hospital:

83%
Louisiana:

86%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

11%
Louisiana:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

28%
Louisiana:

20%
Always
This Hospital:

61%
Louisiana:

70%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
State:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

21%
Louisiana:

18%
Always
Here:

72%
State:

75%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

21%
Louisiana:

17%
Usually
This Hospital:

18%
Louisiana:

15%
Always
This Hospital:

61%
Louisiana:

68%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

12%
Louisiana:

9%
Usually
Here:

22%
State:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

66%
Louisiana:

74%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
State:

6%
Usually
Here:

24%
Louisiana:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

69%
State:

73%

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

Yes
Here:

78%
State:

83%
No
Here:

22%
State:

17%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

11%
Louisiana:

8%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

23%
State:

18%
9 or 10
Here:

66%
State:

74%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

5%
Louisiana:

4%
Yes, probably
Here:

24%
Louisiana:

21%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

71%
Louisiana:

75%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

98.0%
Louisiana:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

98.0%
Louisiana:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

91.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

95.0%
State:

98.6%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.9%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
This Hospital:

77.0%
Louisiana:

89.8%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

96.0%

Heart Failure

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

98.0%
Louisiana:

97.3%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

90.0%
Louisiana:

95.0%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

93.0%
State:

90.9%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
Louisiana:

99.3%

Pneumonia

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

93.0%
Louisiana:

95.1%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

95.0%
Louisiana:

96.7%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

97.6%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

94.0%
Louisiana:

92.4%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

87.0%
State:

90.7%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

90.0%
State:

93.5%

Surgery

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

97.0%
State:

97.9%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

96.0%
Louisiana:

95.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

97.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

97.0%
Louisiana:

95.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

98.0%
Louisiana:

96.5%
Percent of all Heart Surgery Patients whose blood sugar is kept under good control in the days right after surgery
This Hospital:

90.0%
Louisiana:

92.3%
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:

99.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
This Hospital:

91.0%
Louisiana:

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

90.0%
State:

95.1%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

97.0%
Louisiana:

95.5%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

94.0%
Louisiana:

96.1%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
Louisiana:

99.6%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

14.9%
Louisiana:

16.0%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

13.3%
Louisiana:

11.7%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

14.9%
Louisiana:

12.5%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

22.1%
State:

19.9%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

24.7%
State:

25.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

17.8%
Louisiana:

18.7%

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