VIA CHRISTI HOSPITAL PITTSBURG INC - PITTSBURG, KS

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Addresss:
1 MT CARMEL WAY
PITTSBURG, KS, 66762
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (620) 231-6100

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

Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 3.30
Registered Professional Nurses : 127.85
Other Salaried Personnel : 127.43
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 3.00
Dieticians : 1.80
Occupational Therapists : 3.60
Physical Therapists : 7.90
Registered Pharmacists : 7.00
Respiratory Therapists : 0.01
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 2.00
Physicians : 3.00
Medical Social Workers : 3.80

Number Of Beds
Total: 168
Total Certified: 168
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 14
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 10

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Home Health Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Long Term Care (Swing-Beds) Services
Neonatal Nursery 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

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.1%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

96.0%
Kansas:

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

100.0%
Kansas:

98.1%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

98.7%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.4%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
Here:

67.0%
Kansas:

95.5%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
This Hospital:

7
State:

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

100.0%
State:

96.1%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

90.0%
Kansas:

97.9%

Heart Failure

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

98.0%
Kansas:

96.1%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

96.0%
Kansas:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

77.0%
Kansas:

89.1%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

98.5%

Pneumonia

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

98.0%
State:

96.4%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

98.0%
Kansas:

97.9%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

93.0%
State:

97.0%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

95.0%
Kansas:

90.7%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

89.0%
State:

92.6%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

92.0%
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:

99.0%
Kansas:

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

93.0%
State:

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

97.0%
State:

98.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

89.0%
State:

96.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

94.0%
Kansas:

97.7%
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:

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

85.0%
State:

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

96.0%
State:

95.6%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

93.0%
Kansas:

95.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

99.0%
State:

97.1%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
Kansas:

99.8%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

16.7%
Kansas:

15.3%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

9.7%
Kansas:

12.0%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

11.9%
Kansas:

12.2%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

20.5%
Kansas:

18.9%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

24.6%
State:

24.3%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

19.8%
State:

18.2%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

44.900%
State:

38.255%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
Here:

10.100%
State:

7.702%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.234%
Kansas:

0.305%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.059%
State:

0.037%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

4.800%
State:

5.166%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

5.100%
State:

2.932%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 32%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

6%
State:

3%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
Kansas:

17%
Always
Here:

75%
State:

80%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

3%
Kansas:

3%
Usually
This Hospital:

15%
Kansas:

14%
Always
This Hospital:

82%
Kansas:

83%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
State:

6%
Usually
This Hospital:

26%
Kansas:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

65%
Kansas:

70%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
State:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

25%
State:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

66%
Kansas:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

23%
Kansas:

17%
Usually
This Hospital:

17%
State:

19%
Always
Here:

60%
State:

64%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

12%
Kansas:

7%
Usually
Here:

22%
State:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

66%
Kansas:

75%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

14%
Kansas:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

34%
State:

28%
Always
Here:

52%
State:

65%

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

Yes
Here:

83%
Kansas:

85%
No
Here:

17%
Kansas:

15%

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

6 or lower
Here:

9%
State:

6%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

24%
State:

20%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

67%
Kansas:

74%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

5%
State:

3%
Yes, probably
Here:

28%
Kansas:

21%
Yes, definitely
Here:

67%
State:

76%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

1.280%
Kansas:

1.001%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

1.024%
Kansas:

0.469%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

0.768%
State:

0.951%

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

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

$29,627
State:

$30,816
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,613
Kansas:

$7,302
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.10%
State:

0.40%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,941
State:

$44,666
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,449
Kansas:

$11,330
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.10%
Kansas:

0.58%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,023
State:

$23,861
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,505
State:

$5,117
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

1.38%
State:

0.17%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,667
State:

$17,366
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,354
Kansas:

$3,665
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

1.56%
Kansas:

0.22%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,033
State:

$19,272
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,758
Kansas:

$5,037
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

2.11%
State:

1.55%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,013
Kansas:

$27,449
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,099
Kansas:

$7,468
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

1.28%
Kansas:

0.92%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,362
Kansas:

$13,239
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,361
Kansas:

$3,508
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

1.74%
Kansas:

1.82%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,209
State:

$17,653
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,755
State:

$5,185
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

2.11%
State:

1.84%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,174
State:

$18,333
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,719
Kansas:

$3,366
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.01%
State:

1.22%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,290
Kansas:

$21,197
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,567
Kansas:

$5,894
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

3.03%
Kansas:

1.72%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,844
Kansas:

$26,095
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,860
State:

$7,120
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

2.48%
Kansas:

1.52%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,482
State:

$16,307
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,159
Kansas:

$4,586
Number of discharges: 36
Here:

3.30%
State:

1.40%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,281
Kansas:

$30,680
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,583
State:

$6,741
Number of discharges: 65
Here:

5.96%
State:

2.13%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,745
Kansas:

$19,480
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,778
Kansas:

$5,338
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.01%
Kansas:

0.47%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,411
Kansas:

$18,998
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,249
State:

$4,436
Number of discharges: 43
Here:

3.94%
Kansas:

3.50%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,326
State:

$23,244
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,911
State:

$6,187
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

2.20%
Kansas:

2.12%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,305
Kansas:

$22,644
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,879
Kansas:

$6,089
Number of discharges: 56
Here:

5.14%
State:

2.91%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,520
State:

$35,549
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,504
State:

$9,051
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

2.66%
Kansas:

2.09%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,053
Kansas:

$15,099
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,943
Kansas:

$4,239
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

2.57%
Kansas:

1.07%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$36,346
Kansas:

$41,376
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,695
Kansas:

$11,321
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

2.02%
Kansas:

1.49%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,444
Kansas:

$29,537
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,179
State:

$7,024
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

1.93%
State:

1.48%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,182
Kansas:

$22,692
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,522
Kansas:

$5,073
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

1.10%
State:

0.69%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,096
State:

$16,445
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,504
Kansas:

$4,727
Number of discharges: 52
Here:

4.77%
State:

2.56%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,775
Kansas:

$31,709
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,730
State:

$6,688
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

1.10%
Kansas:

0.18%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$36,761
State:

$39,811
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,348
Kansas:

$12,597
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

3.39%
Kansas:

10.01%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$89,711
State:

$129,230
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$29,582
State:

$34,516
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

1.47%
State:

0.67%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,708
State:

$21,625
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,600
State:

$4,998
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

1.65%
State:

0.84%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,960
Kansas:

$15,554
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,958
Kansas:

$4,223
Number of discharges: 55
This Hospital:

5.05%
Kansas:

2.74%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,822
State:

$56,790
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,328
Kansas:

$12,521
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

2.57%
Kansas:

1.53%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,733
State:

$32,652
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,948
Kansas:

$8,167
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

1.93%
Kansas:

1.70%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,558
State:

$20,835
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,027
Kansas:

$4,898
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

1.38%
State:

0.72%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,467
State:

$23,627
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,829
State:

$6,288
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

2.02%
State:

2.38%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,835
State:

$38,258
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,417
State:

$10,099
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

1.10%
Kansas:

1.44%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,182
State:

$28,656
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,442
Kansas:

$8,935
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

1.74%
Kansas:

0.89%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,440
State:

$45,243
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,114
Kansas:

$12,022
Number of discharges: 74
This Hospital:

6.79%
Kansas:

4.77%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,206
State:

$26,317
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,310
Kansas:

$7,019
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

3.39%
Kansas:

1.80%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,509
State:

$22,493
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,206
State:

$6,338
Number of discharges: 59
Here:

5.41%
Kansas:

3.39%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$34,699
State:

$35,857
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,687
State:

$9,219
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

2.48%
State:

1.96%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,487
State:

$16,144
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,253
Kansas:

$4,432
Number of discharges: 33
This Hospital:

3.03%
Kansas:

1.39%

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