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Address
1120 15TH STREET
AUGUSTA, GA, 30912
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (706) 721-6569

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

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

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

$23,971
Georgia:

$27,030
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,838
Georgia:

$7,422
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.78%
State:

0.58%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$66,175
Georgia:

$40,855
Average Total Payments
Here:

$25,058
Georgia:

$11,736
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

0.75%
Georgia:

0.79%
Alcohol/Drug Abuse or Dependence without Rehabilitation Therapy without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,014
Georgia:

$13,044
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,040
State:

$4,214
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

1.05%
State:

0.19%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$7,408
State:

$13,855
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,530
State:

$3,817
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.54%
Georgia:

0.34%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,821
State:

$18,066
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,729
State:

$5,393
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

0.85%
State:

1.36%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$8,314
Georgia:

$12,553
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,511
State:

$3,631
Number of discharges: 44
Here:

1.50%
State:

1.39%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,863
State:

$17,342
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,898
State:

$5,372
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

0.88%
State:

1.61%
Cervical Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$81,524
Georgia:

$47,208
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$23,115
State:

$13,773
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

1.46%
Georgia:

0.64%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,825
State:

$15,911
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,091
State:

$3,607
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

0.99%
Georgia:

1.74%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,491
Georgia:

$20,363
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,962
Georgia:

$6,113
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

1.16%
State:

2.30%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,088
Georgia:

$25,040
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,003
Georgia:

$7,413
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

0.92%
Georgia:

2.25%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,887
State:

$15,346
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,688
Georgia:

$4,587
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.58%
Georgia:

1.80%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,869
Georgia:

$28,361
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,460
Georgia:

$7,030
Number of discharges: 48
Here:

1.63%
Georgia:

2.03%
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,264
Georgia:

$20,526
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,974
Georgia:

$5,772
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.61%
Georgia:

0.25%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,683
Georgia:

$19,316
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,312
Georgia:

$6,333
Number of discharges: 62
Here:

2.11%
State:

0.35%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,957
State:

$17,959
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,558
State:

$5,418
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.71%
State:

0.77%
Disorders of Pancreas Except Malignancy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,981
State:

$23,139
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,414
Georgia:

$6,864
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.58%
Georgia:

0.21%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,378
Georgia:

$27,355
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,759
Georgia:

$7,627
Number of discharges: 42
Here:

1.43%
Georgia:

0.70%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,107
Georgia:

$17,921
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,777
Georgia:

$4,668
Number of discharges: 69
This Hospital:

2.35%
Georgia:

3.05%
Fractures of Hip and Pelvis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,588
State:

$14,841
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,600
State:

$4,338
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.41%
State:

0.27%
Fx, Sprn, Strn and Disl Except Femur, Hip, Pelvis and Thigh without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,192
State:

$15,127
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,028
State:

$4,674
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.37%
State:

0.11%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$36,402
State:

$22,011
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,385
Georgia:

$6,499
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

1.46%
Georgia:

2.05%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$45,806
Georgia:

$39,029
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,165
State:

$11,652
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.58%
Georgia:

0.72%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,131
State:

$15,510
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,705
State:

$4,644
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.68%
Georgia:

0.45%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,114
State:

$20,917
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,671
State:

$5,983
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.51%
Georgia:

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

$11,317
Georgia:

$14,753
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,908
State:

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

0.37%
State:

0.41%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,484
Georgia:

$19,560
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,413
Georgia:

$6,481
Number of discharges: 65
This Hospital:

2.21%
Georgia:

3.50%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,814
Georgia:

$31,202
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,588
Georgia:

$9,507
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.19%
State:

3.03%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,250
State:

$13,448
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,351
State:

$4,372
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

0.82%
State:

1.23%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$52,510
Georgia:

$43,346
Average Total Payments
Here:

$17,126
Georgia:

$11,587
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

0.92%
Georgia:

1.11%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$128,571
Georgia:

$120,491
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$54,569
Georgia:

$37,469
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.51%
Georgia:

0.57%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,379
State:

$25,991
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,961
State:

$7,265
Number of discharges: 61
This Hospital:

2.07%
Georgia:

1.73%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,664
Georgia:

$42,912
Average Total Payments
Here:

$17,471
State:

$12,604
Number of discharges: 42
Here:

1.43%
State:

0.93%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,567
Georgia:

$20,289
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,807
Georgia:

$5,383
Number of discharges: 75
This Hospital:

2.55%
Georgia:

0.79%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,717
State:

$25,510
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,244
Georgia:

$7,498
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

1.12%
State:

1.02%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,505
State:

$16,440
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,496
State:

$4,869
Number of discharges: 77
Here:

2.62%
Georgia:

3.08%
Major Cardiovasc Procedures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$76,557
State:

$75,836
Average Total Payments
Here:

$28,597
State:

$20,611
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.37%
State:

0.48%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$58,957
State:

$46,857
Average Total Payments
Here:

$22,637
Georgia:

$13,303
Number of discharges: 66
Here:

2.24%
State:

5.88%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$66,754
State:

$55,876
Average Total Payments
Here:

$26,678
Georgia:

$16,527
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.54%
State:

0.75%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$116,149
Georgia:

$122,673
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$55,148
State:

$36,337
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.61%
Georgia:

0.50%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,337
State:

$21,420
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,608
Georgia:

$5,281
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.48%
Georgia:

0.51%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,032
Georgia:

$22,776
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,553
State:

$7,451
Number of discharges: 38
This Hospital:

1.29%
State:

1.12%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,440
Georgia:

$14,725
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,412
State:

$4,421
Number of discharges: 65
Here:

2.21%
State:

2.20%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,363
State:

$19,554
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,054
State:

$6,592
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.44%
Georgia:

0.23%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$35,430
State:

$37,446
Average Total Payments
Here:

$21,062
Georgia:

$12,430
Number of discharges: 44
This Hospital:

1.50%
Georgia:

0.92%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,417
State:

$22,431
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,208
State:

$6,503
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.61%
State:

0.56%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$44,270
State:

$26,226
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,544
State:

$8,183
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

1.05%
State:

0.24%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$73,624
State:

$39,055
Average Total Payments
Here:

$29,038
Georgia:

$11,691
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

0.92%
Georgia:

0.24%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$76,341
State:

$64,856
Average Total Payments
Here:

$29,511
State:

$20,678
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.78%
Georgia:

0.70%
Other Vascular Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,653
Georgia:

$42,017
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,660
State:

$10,961
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.58%
Georgia:

0.33%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent with Major Complications or 4+ Vessels/Stents
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$120,089
State:

$76,070
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$36,911
State:

$20,843
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.44%
Georgia:

0.37%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$65,653
Georgia:

$53,487
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,239
State:

$13,057
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

0.92%
Georgia:

1.54%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures without Coronary Artery Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$72,508
Georgia:

$52,475
Average Total Payments
Here:

$24,691
State:

$12,843
Number of discharges: 40
This Hospital:

1.36%
Georgia:

0.35%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,758
State:

$19,380
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,554
State:

$6,413
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.71%
State:

0.52%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$106,687
Georgia:

$54,797
Average Total Payments
Here:

$30,387
State:

$16,690
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.37%
Georgia:

0.33%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$81,281
Georgia:

$44,360
Average Total Payments
Here:

$22,507
State:

$13,112
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.41%
Georgia:

0.32%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,512
State:

$14,511
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,807
State:

$4,235
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.54%
Georgia:

0.39%
Psychoses
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,767
State:

$14,824
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,545
State:

$6,605
Number of discharges: 234
This Hospital:

7.96%
Georgia:

0.62%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,051
Georgia:

$28,786
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,306
Georgia:

$8,091
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.71%
State:

1.99%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,014
State:

$24,387
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,919
State:

$6,805
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.41%
Georgia:

0.48%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$48,625
State:

$28,741
Average Total Payments
Here:

$18,692
State:

$9,127
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

1.05%
State:

0.37%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,902
Georgia:

$17,108
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,535
Georgia:

$5,275
Number of discharges: 94
This Hospital:

3.20%
Georgia:

1.49%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,170
State:

$20,836
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,626
State:

$6,507
Number of discharges: 128
This Hospital:

4.35%
Georgia:

2.62%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,751
Georgia:

$32,753
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,797
State:

$10,664
Number of discharges: 83
Here:

2.82%
State:

1.84%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$34,841
Georgia:

$30,987
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,565
State:

$9,086
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

1.02%
Georgia:

0.75%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$35,778
State:

$42,932
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,239
State:

$12,718
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.65%
State:

0.92%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$100,997
Georgia:

$123,347
Average Total Payments
Here:

$47,850
State:

$35,973
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

0.95%
Georgia:

0.37%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$44,131
State:

$52,482
Average Total Payments
Here:

$21,195
State:

$14,739
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

1.29%
Georgia:

1.05%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,077
Georgia:

$19,683
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,483
State:

$5,153
Number of discharges: 51
This Hospital:

1.73%
Georgia:

0.62%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis with Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$121,425
Georgia:

$138,586
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$64,669
State:

$41,504
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.71%
Georgia:

0.34%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,282
State:

$41,116
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,527
Georgia:

$12,225
Number of discharges: 137
This Hospital:

4.66%
State:

4.78%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,199
Georgia:

$23,222
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,006
State:

$7,264
Number of discharges: 52
Here:

1.77%
State:

1.59%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,149
State:

$17,066
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,295
Georgia:

$4,443
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

1.16%
State:

0.71%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,338
Georgia:

$22,144
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,771
Georgia:

$6,410
Number of discharges: 53
This Hospital:

1.80%
State:

2.75%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,135
Georgia:

$32,348
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,472
State:

$9,197
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

1.12%
State:

2.08%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,469
Georgia:

$16,155
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,584
State:

$4,495
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.78%
State:

1.11%
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$116,369
State:

$87,780
Average Total Payments
Here:

$48,062
Georgia:

$26,304
Number of discharges: 31
Here:

1.05%
State:

1.23%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,912
Georgia:

$18,313
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,642
Georgia:

$4,627
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

0.85%
Georgia:

1.59%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,136
Georgia:

$19,753
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,977
Georgia:

$4,796
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

0.85%
State:

0.99%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Acute Renal Dialysis Services
  • Anatomical Laboratory Services
  • Anesthesia Services
  • Blood Bank Services
  • Certified Trauma Center Services
  • Clinical Laboratory Services
  • Dental Services
  • Diagnostic Radiology Services
  • Dietary Services
  • Emergency Services
  • ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
  • ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
  • Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
  • Inpatient Surgical Services
  • Neonatal Nursery Services
  • Obstetric Services
  • Occupational Therapy Services
  • Operating Room Services
  • Optometric Services
  • Organ Transplant 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

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 132.13
Registered Professional Nurses : 787.53
Other Salaried Personnel : 2165.39
Dieticians : 9.00
Occupational Therapists : 9.00
Physical Therapists : 14.60
Registered Pharmacists : 34.20
Respiratory Therapists : 43.45
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 8.50
Physicians : 85.90
Medical Social Workers : 26.30
Physician Assistants : 11.56
Residents (Physicians) : 379.23

Number Of Beds

Total: 632
Total Certified: 632
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 31

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

99.0%
Georgia:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

99.1%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

97.8%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

98.0%
Georgia:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.8%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
Here:

92.0%
Georgia:

92.7%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

96.0%
Georgia:

97.9%

Heart Failure

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

99.0%
Georgia:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

91.0%
Georgia:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

87.0%
Georgia:

89.3%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.5%

Pneumonia

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

95.0%
Georgia:

96.3%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

96.0%
Georgia:

97.0%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
Georgia:

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

88.0%
State:

94.9%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

78.0%
State:

94.4%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

84.0%
Georgia:

96.2%

Children's Asthma

Percent of Children Who Received Reliever Medication While Hospitalized for Asthma
Here:

100.0%
State:

100.0%
Percent of Children Who Received Systemic Corticosteroid Medication While Hospitalized for Asthma
Here:

100.0%
State:

100.0%
Percent of Children and their Caregivers Who Received a Home Management Plan of Care Document While Hospitalized for Asthma
Here:

94.0%
Georgia:

94.6%

Surgery

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

97.0%
Georgia:

98.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

95.0%
Georgia:

96.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

99.0%
Georgia:

98.4%
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%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

100.0%
Georgia:

97.4%
Percent of all Heart Surgery Patients whose blood sugar is kept under good control in the days right after surgery
Here:

95.0%
State:

95.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
Georgia:

99.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
Here:

93.0%
State:

93.5%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

91.0%
Georgia:

95.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

94.0%
State:

96.6%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

99.0%
State:

97.0%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
Georgia:

99.3%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

16.1%
State:

15.6%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

11.5%
State:

11.6%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

15.5%
Georgia:

12.6%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

20.6%
State:

18.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

27.9%
State:

24.1%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

18.9%
Georgia:

18.5%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Objects Accidentally Left in the Body After Surgery
This Hospital:

0.090%
State:

0.162%
Falls and injuries
Here:

0.360%
Georgia:

0.689%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

0.631%
State:

0.572%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

0.180%
Georgia:

0.605%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
This Hospital:

0.450%
State:

0.280%
Signs of Uncontrolled Blood Sugar
This Hospital:

0.270%
Georgia:

0.292%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 19%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
Georgia:

5%
Usually
Here:

19%
Georgia:

18%
Always
Here:

76%
Georgia:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
Georgia:

4%
Usually
This Hospital:

16%
Georgia:

13%
Always
This Hospital:

79%
Georgia:

83%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

14%
State:

12%
Usually
Here:

29%
Georgia:

24%
Always
Here:

57%
Georgia:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

24%
State:

22%
Always
This Hospital:

69%
State:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

21%
State:

21%
Usually
Here:

17%
Georgia:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

62%
State:

62%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

11%
State:

10%
Usually
Here:

22%
Georgia:

19%
Always
Here:

67%
State:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

8%
State:

8%
Usually
Here:

29%
Georgia:

27%
Always
Here:

63%
State:

65%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

80%
Georgia:

81%
No
Here:

20%
State:

19%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

9%
State:

9%
7 or 8
Here:

22%
Georgia:

22%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

69%
Georgia:

69%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

5%
Georgia:

6%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

22%
State:

25%
Yes, definitely
Here:

73%
Georgia:

69%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

32.300%
State:

35.075%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
This Hospital:

5.600%
State:

8.789%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.200%
State:

0.125%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.004%
Georgia:

0.053%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

7.300%
Georgia:

5.752%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

0.500%
State:

1.998%

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