MOREHOUSE GENERAL HOSPITAL - BASTROP, LA

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Addresss:
323 W WALNUT
BASTROP, LA, 71220
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (318) 283-3600

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Government - Hospital District or Authority
Emergency Services: Yes
Type: Swing Bed Hospitals

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 55.94
Registered Professional Nurses : 55.61
Other Salaried Personnel : 43.26
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 1.00
Dieticians : 1.00
Occupational Therapists : 1.00
Physical Therapists : 1.00
Registered Pharmacists : 3.76
Respiratory Therapists : 3.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 1.00
Medical Social Workers : 2.00
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 1.00
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 1.00
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 1.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 60
Total Certified: 60
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 10

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine 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
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

Use of Medical Imaging

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

28.600%
Louisiana:

40.453%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
Here:

3.000%
Louisiana:

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

0.302%
Louisiana:

0.309%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.282%
Louisiana:

0.092%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 31%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

11%
State:

4%
Usually
This Hospital:

16%
Louisiana:

14%
Always
Here:

73%
Louisiana:

82%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

4%
State:

3%
Usually
Here:

12%
Louisiana:

11%
Always
This Hospital:

84%
State:

86%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

17%
Louisiana:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
Louisiana:

20%
Always
This Hospital:

64%
Louisiana:

70%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

14%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

21%
State:

18%
Always
Here:

65%
State:

75%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

22%
Louisiana:

17%
Usually
Here:

19%
State:

15%
Always
Here:

59%
State:

68%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

11%
Louisiana:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

16%
Louisiana:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

73%
Louisiana:

74%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
Louisiana:

6%
Usually
This Hospital:

23%
State:

21%
Always
Here:

69%
Louisiana:

73%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

66%
Louisiana:

83%
No
This Hospital:

34%
State:

17%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

15%
Louisiana:

8%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

23%
State:

18%
9 or 10
Here:

62%
Louisiana:

74%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

10%
State:

4%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

32%
Louisiana:

21%
Yes, definitely
Here:

58%
Louisiana:

75%

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

Bronchitis and Asthma without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$6,817
State:

$14,058
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,778
Louisiana:

$3,826
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

3.62%
Louisiana:

0.31%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,115
State:

$18,676
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,065
State:

$5,133
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

2.56%
Louisiana:

1.34%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$5,894
State:

$11,957
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,533
Louisiana:

$3,525
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

2.56%
Louisiana:

1.75%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$7,873
State:

$17,074
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,291
Louisiana:

$5,195
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

2.77%
Louisiana:

2.37%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,005
Louisiana:

$22,169
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,942
Louisiana:

$5,961
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

2.56%
Louisiana:

2.01%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$8,547
State:

$15,410
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,479
Louisiana:

$4,526
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

5.33%
State:

1.96%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$5,785
Louisiana:

$17,465
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,374
State:

$4,542
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

5.12%
Louisiana:

3.45%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,888
State:

$23,952
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,140
Louisiana:

$6,368
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

3.20%
Louisiana:

1.80%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,755
Louisiana:

$20,638
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,222
Louisiana:

$6,262
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

3.84%
State:

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

$10,218
State:

$34,212
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,284
Louisiana:

$9,181
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

2.56%
State:

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

$6,413
Louisiana:

$13,296
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,257
State:

$4,242
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

4.26%
State:

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

$22,812
State:

$45,151
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,599
State:

$11,427
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

2.56%
State:

0.96%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,233
State:

$26,393
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,248
State:

$7,158
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

3.20%
State:

1.56%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,798
State:

$26,802
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,488
State:

$7,334
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

2.56%
Louisiana:

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

$8,071
Louisiana:

$16,881
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,846
Louisiana:

$4,786
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

9.17%
State:

4.16%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,079
State:

$48,840
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,823
State:

$13,051
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

6.61%
Louisiana:

4.93%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$6,394
Louisiana:

$13,945
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,565
State:

$4,247
Number of discharges: 40
This Hospital:

8.53%
Louisiana:

2.82%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$7,803
State:

$15,539
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,943
State:

$5,075
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

5.12%
Louisiana:

2.33%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$6,835
State:

$22,786
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,364
Louisiana:

$6,275
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

3.20%
State:

2.48%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,362
Louisiana:

$35,001
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,900
State:

$8,988
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

3.84%
State:

1.02%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,885
State:

$23,723
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,797
Louisiana:

$7,106
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

3.62%
State:

1.70%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,123
Louisiana:

$23,889
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,092
Louisiana:

$6,196
Number of discharges: 42
This Hospital:

8.96%
State:

3.35%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$7,730
Louisiana:

$16,578
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,330
Louisiana:

$4,361
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

4.26%
State:

1.62%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

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

10
State:

12
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

94.0%
State:

94.5%

Heart Failure

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

97.0%
State:

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

93.0%
State:

95.0%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

50.0%
Louisiana:

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

89.0%
State:

99.3%

Pneumonia

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

97.0%
State:

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

86.0%
Louisiana:

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

94.0%
State:

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

70.0%
State:

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

100.0%
State:

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

88.0%
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:

100.0%
State:

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

57.0%
State:

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

100.0%
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
Here:

94.0%
Louisiana:

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

89.0%
Louisiana:

96.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
Louisiana:

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

85.0%
Louisiana:

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

94.0%
State:

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

84.0%
State:

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

96.0%
State:

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

100.0%
Louisiana:

99.6%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

13.5%
Louisiana:

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

14.2%
Louisiana:

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

24.9%
Louisiana:

25.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

16.9%
Louisiana:

18.7%

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