LOWER KEYS MEDICAL CENTER - KEY WEST, FL

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Lower Keys Medical Center
5900 College Road
Key West, FL 33040


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Addresss:
5900 COLLEGE ROAD
KEY WEST, FL, 33040
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (305) 294-5531

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Proprietary
Emergency Services: Yes
Type: Psychiatric Units

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 9.20
Registered Professional Nurses : 144.70
Other Salaried Personnel : 258.00
Dieticians : 1.00
Occupational Therapists : 1.40
Physical Therapists : 6.20
Registered Pharmacists : 1.00
Respiratory Therapists : 10.30
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 1.00
Medical Social Workers : 1.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 167
Total Certified: 167
Psychiatric 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
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) 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

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 27%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

23%
Florida:

20%
Always
Here:

69%
State:

73%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

18%
State:

16%
Always
This Hospital:

76%
Florida:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

15%
Florida:

14%
Usually
This Hospital:

27%
State:

26%
Always
Here:

58%
State:

60%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

9%
Florida:

9%
Usually
Here:

28%
State:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

63%
Florida:

67%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

24%
State:

25%
Usually
This Hospital:

21%
State:

17%
Always
Here:

55%
Florida:

58%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

12%
State:

11%
Usually
Here:

25%
Florida:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

63%
State:

68%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

18%
Florida:

13%
Usually
Here:

36%
Florida:

30%
Always
This Hospital:

46%
Florida:

57%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

77%
State:

81%
No
Here:

23%
Florida:

19%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

19%
Florida:

11%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

29%
Florida:

24%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

52%
Florida:

65%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

11%
State:

8%
Yes, probably
Here:

33%
Florida:

24%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

56%
Florida:

68%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
Florida:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

96.0%
State:

99.1%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
Florida:

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

100.0%
State:

95.4%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
This Hospital:

2
Florida:

8
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
Here:

100.0%
Florida:

97.6%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

91.0%
Florida:

97.8%

Heart Failure

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

98.0%
Florida:

99.4%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

94.0%
State:

97.3%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

93.6%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.7%

Pneumonia

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

100.0%
State:

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

100.0%
State:

97.5%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.4%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

98.0%
State:

96.9%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

94.0%
Florida:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

94.0%
State:

97.7%

Surgery

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

98.0%
State:

98.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

97.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

98.0%
Florida:

98.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
Here:

98.0%
State:

97.1%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

98.0%
Florida:

98.2%
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:

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

99.0%
Florida:

94.6%
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:

97.2%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

100.0%
Florida:

97.6%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

93.0%
State:

96.4%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.9%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

16.9%
Florida:

15.0%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

11.7%
State:

11.3%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

12.0%
State:

11.7%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

26.1%
Florida:

24.9%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

18.5%
State:

18.6%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

1.094%
State:

0.580%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

1.094%
State:

0.465%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
Here:

1.094%
Florida:

0.424%

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

Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,870
State:

$20,327
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,715
Florida:

$3,800
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

1.95%
Florida:

0.49%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,222
State:

$25,508
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,681
Florida:

$5,155
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

2.65%
Florida:

1.52%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,559
Florida:

$17,832
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,609
State:

$3,540
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

3.21%
State:

2.00%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,640
State:

$25,471
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,874
State:

$5,275
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

4.18%
Florida:

1.97%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,233
State:

$21,396
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,447
State:

$3,578
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

4.04%
State:

1.81%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$32,977
State:

$32,205
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,706
Florida:

$6,099
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

4.04%
Florida:

2.28%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$43,864
Florida:

$39,026
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,643
State:

$7,410
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

2.23%
State:

2.16%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,373
State:

$23,968
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,792
State:

$4,534
Number of discharges: 38
This Hospital:

5.30%
State:

1.78%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$41,756
State:

$42,374
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,586
Florida:

$6,838
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

2.51%
Florida:

1.78%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,923
State:

$26,941
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,292
State:

$5,774
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.53%
Florida:

0.53%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,222
Florida:

$26,997
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,525
Florida:

$5,355
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.53%
Florida:

0.66%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,519
State:

$27,105
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,953
Florida:

$4,566
Number of discharges: 52
This Hospital:

7.25%
Florida:

3.97%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,464
Florida:

$32,281
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,309
State:

$6,280
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

2.65%
Florida:

1.92%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$41,210
State:

$30,027
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,504
State:

$6,310
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

3.77%
State:

3.10%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$99,646
Florida:

$46,190
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$20,295
Florida:

$9,405
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

3.21%
Florida:

2.68%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$75,398
State:

$62,599
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,520
State:

$11,419
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

2.09%
Florida:

1.13%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,732
Florida:

$25,550
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,360
State:

$4,912
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

4.88%
State:

3.06%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$73,124
Florida:

$62,092
Average Total Payments
Here:

$18,031
State:

$12,789
Number of discharges: 41
This Hospital:

5.72%
Florida:

5.59%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$135,618
Florida:

$165,071
Average Total Payments
Here:

$41,911
Florida:

$34,049
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.67%
Florida:

0.54%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,783
Florida:

$27,134
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,414
Florida:

$5,110
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

2.79%
State:

0.96%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,463
Florida:

$22,072
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,043
Florida:

$4,329
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

5.02%
Florida:

1.84%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,630
Florida:

$21,341
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,056
State:

$4,014
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

1.95%
Florida:

0.46%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,013
State:

$24,594
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,281
Florida:

$5,130
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

2.51%
Florida:

1.62%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$37,709
Florida:

$31,773
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,050
State:

$6,342
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

4.18%
Florida:

2.09%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$58,027
State:

$62,484
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,812
Florida:

$12,161
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

2.09%
State:

3.48%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$51,770
Florida:

$36,829
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,337
Florida:

$7,095
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

2.23%
Florida:

1.34%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,383
Florida:

$22,613
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,741
Florida:

$4,291
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

2.09%
State:

0.74%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$40,227
State:

$33,576
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,293
State:

$6,347
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

4.46%
Florida:

2.26%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,156
State:

$24,049
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,910
Florida:

$4,447
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

2.37%
State:

0.98%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,673
Florida:

$25,778
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,021
State:

$4,531
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

2.65%
State:

2.45%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,804
Florida:

$27,166
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,074
State:

$4,596
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

3.21%
Florida:

1.35%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

6.400%
State:

9.768%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.110%
State:

0.158%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.007%
State:

0.041%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
This Hospital:

7.200%
Florida:

6.824%

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