LONG BEACH MEDICAL CENTER - LONG BEACH, NY

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Addresss:
455 EAST BAY DRIVE
LONG BEACH, NY, 11561
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (516) 897-1000

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

Dialysis Facility located within this hospital: LONG BEACH MEDICAL CENTER

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 7.20
Registered Professional Nurses : 239.60
Other Salaried Personnel : 506.20
Dieticians : 3.80
Occupational Therapists : 5.00
Physical Therapists : 9.40
Registered Pharmacists : 5.00
Respiratory Therapists : 9.80
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 2.00
Physicians : 4.40
Medical Social Workers : 14.60
Physician Assistants : 1.00
Residents (Physicians) : 22.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 203
Total Certified: 203
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 24
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 15

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Alcohol And/Or Drug Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dental 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
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

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

Alcohol/Drug Abuse or Dependence without Rehabilitation Therapy without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,163
New York:

$14,817
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,576
New York:

$6,759
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

3.17%
State:

0.85%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,345
New York:

$23,294
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,102
State:

$7,529
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

2.03%
New York:

1.43%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,114
State:

$15,605
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,744
State:

$4,967
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

1.87%
New York:

1.64%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,322
New York:

$21,478
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,047
State:

$7,326
Number of discharges: 42
Here:

3.41%
State:

2.35%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,931
State:

$14,161
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,588
New York:

$5,137
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

1.38%
New York:

2.94%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,243
State:

$23,013
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,139
New York:

$8,087
Number of discharges: 52
This Hospital:

4.22%
State:

1.94%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$37,318
New York:

$30,592
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,330
New York:

$10,182
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

2.92%
State:

1.87%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,926
New York:

$16,960
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,030
New York:

$6,071
Number of discharges: 42
This Hospital:

3.41%
New York:

1.51%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,062
State:

$18,668
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,037
State:

$6,361
Number of discharges: 47
Here:

3.81%
State:

3.99%
Fractures of Hip and Pelvis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,538
New York:

$19,845
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,449
New York:

$5,974
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.89%
New York:

0.44%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,846
New York:

$27,960
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,489
State:

$8,863
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

2.84%
State:

1.98%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$40,350
State:

$50,004
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,855
State:

$16,938
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.97%
New York:

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

$20,855
New York:

$19,019
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,942
New York:

$6,378
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

1.54%
New York:

0.59%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$35,960
State:

$25,800
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,241
New York:

$7,975
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

1.06%
New York:

0.56%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,364
State:

$18,125
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,446
New York:

$5,409
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

1.14%
New York:

0.44%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,068
State:

$26,907
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,602
New York:

$9,020
Number of discharges: 42
This Hospital:

3.41%
New York:

3.05%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$41,807
State:

$41,330
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,127
New York:

$13,648
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

1.54%
New York:

2.38%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,070
State:

$17,445
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,704
New York:

$5,979
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

1.46%
State:

1.37%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,965
State:

$44,953
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,500
State:

$15,635
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

1.38%
State:

0.97%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,609
New York:

$33,214
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,350
New York:

$10,434
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

1.87%
New York:

1.22%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$30,541
New York:

$33,952
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,131
New York:

$11,059
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

2.19%
New York:

0.79%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,088
State:

$21,451
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,545
State:

$7,036
Number of discharges: 94
This Hospital:

7.63%
State:

2.87%
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$43,016
State:

$34,117
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,054
State:

$11,269
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

1.06%
New York:

0.45%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$46,504
New York:

$45,478
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,925
State:

$17,066
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

1.06%
New York:

4.46%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$40,882
State:

$31,477
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,783
New York:

$11,182
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.89%
New York:

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

$19,353
New York:

$18,413
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,056
State:

$6,139
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

3.49%
New York:

2.44%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,627
New York:

$26,025
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,247
State:

$9,109
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

1.22%
State:

0.70%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$36,592
New York:

$32,228
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,735
New York:

$10,299
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

1.79%
New York:

0.89%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,121
State:

$21,786
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,654
State:

$7,426
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

2.35%
New York:

1.60%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$42,975
State:

$27,775
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,847
New York:

$9,215
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

2.68%
State:

1.91%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$54,756
New York:

$42,937
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,817
State:

$15,655
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

1.38%
New York:

1.29%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,587
New York:

$34,266
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,527
New York:

$11,846
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

1.22%
State:

0.66%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$50,833
New York:

$53,629
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,699
State:

$20,887
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

1.06%
State:

0.82%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,075
State:

$24,411
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,444
New York:

$7,634
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

1.54%
State:

1.03%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$50,679
State:

$47,465
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,248
New York:

$17,315
Number of discharges: 90
Here:

7.31%
State:

5.04%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,708
New York:

$29,226
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,890
New York:

$9,822
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

2.92%
New York:

1.68%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,589
New York:

$18,747
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,640
State:

$6,160
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

1.87%
State:

0.89%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,013
State:

$24,560
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,494
New York:

$8,494
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

3.49%
State:

2.61%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$36,599
State:

$38,332
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,177
New York:

$12,495
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

1.30%
New York:

1.49%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,486
New York:

$17,401
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,974
New York:

$5,941
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

2.27%
New York:

1.04%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,760
State:

$19,174
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,910
New York:

$6,619
Number of discharges: 63
Here:

5.11%
State:

3.39%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,826
State:

$20,693
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,836
State:

$6,227
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

1.87%
New York:

1.33%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

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

4
State:

10
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

97.3%

Heart Failure

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

96.0%
State:

99.1%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

88.0%
State:

92.8%

Pneumonia

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

97.0%
State:

93.8%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

97.0%
New York:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

95.0%
New York:

98.5%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

94.8%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

85.0%
New York:

90.8%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

93.0%
New York:

94.0%

Surgery

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

97.0%
State:

97.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

93.0%
New York:

96.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

90.0%
State:

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

84.0%
State:

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

86.0%
New York:

98.1%
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:

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

52.0%
State:

92.6%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

100.0%
New York:

95.0%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

100.0%
New York:

94.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

100.0%
New York:

94.4%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
New York:

99.1%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

15.8%
New York:

14.3%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

12.8%
New York:

11.0%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

12.3%
State:

11.6%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

28.0%
New York:

26.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

20.0%
New York:

19.8%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.749%
State:

0.660%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

0.499%
State:

0.435%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
This Hospital:

0.749%
State:

0.452%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

49.000%
New York:

11.437%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.555%
New York:

0.112%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 16%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

9%
New York:

7%
Usually
Here:

28%
State:

20%
Always
Here:

63%
New York:

73%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
State:

6%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
State:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

72%
State:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

22%
New York:

15%
Usually
This Hospital:

34%
State:

27%
Always
This Hospital:

44%
State:

58%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

12%
New York:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

30%
State:

25%
Always
This Hospital:

58%
State:

66%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

31%
State:

24%
Usually
Here:

17%
New York:

18%
Always
Here:

52%
New York:

58%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

11%
New York:

11%
Usually
Here:

28%
New York:

22%
Always
Here:

61%
New York:

67%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

22%
New York:

17%
Usually
This Hospital:

38%
New York:

34%
Always
This Hospital:

40%
New York:

49%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

74%
New York:

81%
No
Here:

26%
State:

19%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

21%
State:

12%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

36%
State:

27%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

43%
New York:

61%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

14%
State:

7%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

39%
New York:

29%
Yes, definitely
Here:

47%
New York:

64%

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