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Address
271 CAREW STREET
SPRINGFIELD, MA, 01104
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (413) 748-9000

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

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

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

$18,992
State:

$18,228
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,445
State:

$8,884
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

1.04%
State:

0.63%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,635
State:

$24,260
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,383
Massachusetts:

$13,664
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

0.74%
State:

1.01%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,113
Massachusetts:

$13,345
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,632
Massachusetts:

$6,153
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.57%
State:

0.38%
Alcohol/Drug Abuse or Dependence without Rehabilitation Therapy without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,371
Massachusetts:

$8,093
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,606
Massachusetts:

$5,182
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

0.81%
State:

1.55%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,690
Massachusetts:

$9,468
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,208
Massachusetts:

$4,509
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.61%
State:

0.53%
Back and Neck Procedures Except Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,719
Massachusetts:

$22,809
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,152
Massachusetts:

$8,141
Number of discharges: 37
Here:

1.25%
Massachusetts:

0.50%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,225
State:

$11,891
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,086
State:

$6,592
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.18%
State:

0.60%
Bronchitis and Asthma without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,361
State:

$9,205
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,389
State:

$5,274
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.71%
State:

0.38%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,584
State:

$12,625
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,987
State:

$6,629
Number of discharges: 61
Here:

2.06%
Massachusetts:

1.66%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,926
Massachusetts:

$18,415
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,704
Massachusetts:

$9,696
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.77%
State:

1.00%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,112
State:

$9,061
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,113
State:

$4,421
Number of discharges: 30
Here:

1.01%
State:

1.61%
Cellulitis with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,740
State:

$20,256
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,866
Massachusetts:

$11,884
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.37%
State:

0.28%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,205
State:

$11,351
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,007
Massachusetts:

$6,458
Number of discharges: 106
Here:

3.57%
State:

2.40%
Cervical Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,155
Massachusetts:

$38,614
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,815
Massachusetts:

$17,326
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.67%
Massachusetts:

0.17%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,738
Massachusetts:

$9,185
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,971
State:

$4,239
Number of discharges: 79
Here:

2.66%
State:

2.24%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,434
Massachusetts:

$12,798
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,815
State:

$7,244
Number of discharges: 99
This Hospital:

3.34%
State:

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

$19,720
Massachusetts:

$16,231
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,238
State:

$8,802
Number of discharges: 72
This Hospital:

2.43%
Massachusetts:

2.26%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,087
Massachusetts:

$9,969
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,175
Massachusetts:

$5,450
Number of discharges: 63
This Hospital:

2.12%
Massachusetts:

1.72%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,565
Massachusetts:

$26,807
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,848
State:

$9,521
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.47%
State:

1.08%
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,048
Massachusetts:

$15,171
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,193
Massachusetts:

$7,206
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.40%
State:

0.41%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,552
State:

$16,358
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,563
Massachusetts:

$7,647
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.51%
State:

0.55%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,859
Massachusetts:

$12,197
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,740
State:

$6,605
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

0.74%
State:

0.69%
Disorders of Pancreas Except Malignancy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,175
State:

$17,358
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,277
State:

$8,510
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.64%
State:

0.42%
Dysequilibrium
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,605
Massachusetts:

$11,223
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,609
Massachusetts:

$4,966
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.44%
State:

0.61%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,945
Massachusetts:

$19,186
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,334
State:

$9,654
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.54%
Massachusetts:

0.68%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,418
State:

$12,124
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,204
State:

$5,687
Number of discharges: 131
This Hospital:

4.41%
Massachusetts:

4.36%
Fractures of Hip and Pelvis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,672
State:

$10,973
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,671
State:

$5,256
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.40%
Massachusetts:

0.42%
Fx, Sprn, Strn and Disl Except Femur, Hip, Pelvis and Thigh without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,325
Massachusetts:

$11,257
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,230
State:

$5,486
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

0.88%
Massachusetts:

0.71%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,327
Massachusetts:

$17,305
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,297
State:

$8,001
Number of discharges: 53
This Hospital:

1.79%
Massachusetts:

2.01%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,540
Massachusetts:

$27,685
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,487
Massachusetts:

$13,824
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.44%
Massachusetts:

0.69%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,616
State:

$11,898
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,155
Massachusetts:

$5,640
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.47%
State:

0.48%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,995
Massachusetts:

$15,067
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,678
Massachusetts:

$7,402
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

1.15%
State:

0.72%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,187
State:

$11,121
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,732
State:

$5,063
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.71%
Massachusetts:

0.52%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,407
Massachusetts:

$15,544
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,217
State:

$7,997
Number of discharges: 101
This Hospital:

3.40%
Massachusetts:

3.29%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,454
Massachusetts:

$20,800
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,417
State:

$11,374
Number of discharges: 48
This Hospital:

1.62%
State:

2.49%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,832
Massachusetts:

$11,002
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,903
Massachusetts:

$5,276
Number of discharges: 32
This Hospital:

1.08%
State:

1.40%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,419
State:

$34,898
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,214
Massachusetts:

$14,569
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

0.91%
State:

0.99%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,100
Massachusetts:

$48,942
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$20,981
State:

$24,580
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.44%
State:

0.26%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,043
Massachusetts:

$21,398
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,228
State:

$9,714
Number of discharges: 46
Here:

1.55%
Massachusetts:

1.28%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,222
Massachusetts:

$33,644
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,852
State:

$15,511
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.77%
Massachusetts:

0.74%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,301
Massachusetts:

$17,699
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,868
Massachusetts:

$6,528
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

1.15%
State:

0.70%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,961
State:

$15,868
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,244
State:

$8,932
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

1.31%
State:

1.16%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,822
Massachusetts:

$11,735
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,581
Massachusetts:

$5,950
Number of discharges: 127
Here:

4.28%
Massachusetts:

3.33%
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,282
State:

$17,258
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,222
Massachusetts:

$9,740
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.57%
Massachusetts:

0.61%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$40,236
State:

$34,815
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,998
Massachusetts:

$16,169
Number of discharges: 126
Here:

4.25%
Massachusetts:

5.05%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$41,807
Massachusetts:

$47,736
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$18,278
State:

$20,782
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.15%
State:

0.73%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$101,944
State:

$89,293
Average Total Payments
Here:

$38,432
State:

$41,855
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.77%
State:

0.44%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,964
State:

$13,283
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,824
Massachusetts:

$6,375
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

1.15%
Massachusetts:

1.27%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,617
State:

$17,371
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,080
Massachusetts:

$9,228
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

0.94%
Massachusetts:

0.65%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,749
State:

$11,032
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,842
Massachusetts:

$5,408
Number of discharges: 72
This Hospital:

2.43%
State:

2.34%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,319
State:

$19,359
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,411
Massachusetts:

$8,410
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.40%
State:

0.31%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,839
Massachusetts:

$16,291
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,170
Massachusetts:

$8,089
Number of discharges: 30
Here:

1.01%
Massachusetts:

0.74%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,466
State:

$15,504
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,726
State:

$7,834
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.67%
State:

0.53%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$8,588
Massachusetts:

$11,310
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,498
State:

$5,178
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.47%
Massachusetts:

0.57%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,110
Massachusetts:

$18,051
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,359
State:

$9,910
Number of discharges: 50
This Hospital:

1.68%
State:

1.08%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,988
State:

$18,441
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,974
State:

$8,312
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.64%
Massachusetts:

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

$10,042
Massachusetts:

$12,727
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,729
Massachusetts:

$6,341
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

0.98%
Massachusetts:

1.15%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,896
State:

$14,101
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,221
State:

$7,793
Number of discharges: 98
This Hospital:

3.30%
Massachusetts:

2.19%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,978
State:

$22,295
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,927
State:

$12,764
Number of discharges: 45
Here:

1.52%
Massachusetts:

1.23%
Renal Failure without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,612
Massachusetts:

$10,608
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,757
Massachusetts:

$5,236
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.54%
State:

0.34%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,467
Massachusetts:

$20,284
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,264
State:

$10,835
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

1.08%
State:

1.09%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,410
State:

$26,638
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,365
Massachusetts:

$15,116
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

1.08%
Massachusetts:

1.06%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$46,656
State:

$39,531
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,341
Massachusetts:

$18,650
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.47%
State:

0.77%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,283
State:

$14,164
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,507
Massachusetts:

$6,348
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

0.84%
Massachusetts:

0.94%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,401
Massachusetts:

$27,269
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,438
State:

$14,585
Number of discharges: 91
Here:

3.07%
Massachusetts:

3.66%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,429
Massachusetts:

$16,201
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,040
Massachusetts:

$8,660
Number of discharges: 59
Here:

1.99%
State:

1.16%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,701
Massachusetts:

$11,667
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,782
State:

$5,423
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.51%
State:

0.80%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,078
State:

$14,686
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,928
State:

$7,667
Number of discharges: 101
Here:

3.40%
Massachusetts:

3.03%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,118
Massachusetts:

$20,722
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,131
State:

$11,062
Number of discharges: 56
Here:

1.89%
Massachusetts:

1.66%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,909
Massachusetts:

$10,334
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,097
State:

$5,319
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.15%
Massachusetts:

1.20%
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$70,287
Massachusetts:

$62,198
Average Total Payments
Here:

$28,418
State:

$31,425
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

1.52%
State:

0.52%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,701
State:

$10,915
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,181
State:

$5,557
Number of discharges: 86
Here:

2.90%
State:

2.83%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,755
State:

$13,501
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,278
State:

$5,542
Number of discharges: 37
Here:

1.25%
Massachusetts:

0.97%

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 - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)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

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 8.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 272.95
Dieticians : 34.00
Occupational Therapists : 12.90
Physical Therapists : 12.10
Registered Pharmacists : 10.60
Respiratory Therapists : 185.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 8.90
Physicians : 6.00
Medical Social Workers : 25.00
Physician Assistants : 1.00

Number Of Beds

Total: 339
Total Certified: 339
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 50
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 30

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.550%
Massachusetts:

0.520%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.330%
State:

0.298%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
This Hospital:

0.110%
Massachusetts:

0.185%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

11.700%
State:

9.164%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.038%
State:

0.074%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.013%
Massachusetts:

0.008%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
This Hospital:

4.200%
State:

5.508%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

1.200%
State:

2.235%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 34%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
Massachusetts:

5%
Usually
Here:

21%
State:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

73%
Massachusetts:

78%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
State:

5%
Usually
Here:

18%
State:

15%
Always
This Hospital:

77%
State:

80%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

17%
State:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

29%
State:

26%
Always
Here:

54%
Massachusetts:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

7%
State:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

31%
State:

22%
Always
Here:

62%
State:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

21%
State:

19%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
Massachusetts:

19%
Always
Here:

57%
Massachusetts:

62%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

10%
State:

8%
Usually
Here:

22%
Massachusetts:

19%
Always
This Hospital:

68%
Massachusetts:

73%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

25%
Massachusetts:

15%
Usually
Here:

37%
Massachusetts:

34%
Always
This Hospital:

38%
Massachusetts:

51%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

84%
Massachusetts:

86%
No
Here:

16%
State:

14%

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

6 or lower
Here:

9%
Massachusetts:

8%
7 or 8
Here:

27%
State:

24%
9 or 10
Here:

64%
Massachusetts:

68%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

7%
Massachusetts:

4%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

22%
Massachusetts:

23%
Yes, definitely
Here:

71%
State:

73%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

99.0%
State:

99.7%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

92.0%
State:

99.6%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

93.0%
State:

96.7%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
This Hospital:

95.0%
State:

99.6%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
Here:

7
Massachusetts:

9
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack were transferred to another hospital
This Hospital:

67
State:

62
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
Massachusetts:

97.2%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

97.0%
Massachusetts:

98.2%

Heart Failure

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

99.0%
Massachusetts:

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

94.0%
State:

95.9%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

85.0%
Massachusetts:

94.2%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

98.7%

Pneumonia

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

94.0%
Massachusetts:

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

96.0%
State:

96.6%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

94.0%
Massachusetts:

97.7%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

97.0%
State:

96.0%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

95.1%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

95.0%
State:

96.2%

Surgery

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

99.0%
State:

98.3%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

97.0%
State:

97.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

99.0%
Massachusetts:

98.8%
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:

97.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

99.0%
Massachusetts:

98.3%
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%
Massachusetts:

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

94.0%
Massachusetts:

92.9%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

97.3%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

98.0%
State:

96.2%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

99.0%
State:

96.5%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
Massachusetts:

99.7%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

13.2%
State:

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

9.9%
Massachusetts:

10.4%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

11.0%
State:

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

19.9%
State:

20.6%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

23.1%
State:

25.3%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

17.6%
Massachusetts:

19.2%

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