NANTICOKE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - SEAFORD, DE

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Addresss:
801 MIDDLEFORD RD
SEAFORD, DE, 19973
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (302) 629-6611

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

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 34.50
Registered Professional Nurses : 118.50
Other Salaried Personnel : 251.50
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 2.00
Dieticians : 1.00
Registered Pharmacists : 2.75
Respiratory Therapists : 12.00
Medical Social Workers : 2.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 119
Total Certified: 119
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 20

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory 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
Neonatal Nursery Services
Obstetric Services
Operating Room Services
Organ Transplant Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Pediatric Services
Pharmacy Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Speech Pathology Services

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

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

$15,863
State:

$21,436
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,707
State:

$8,331
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.71%
Delaware:

0.44%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,495
Delaware:

$31,282
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,114
State:

$12,697
Number of discharges: 32
This Hospital:

1.90%
State:

0.85%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,623
Delaware:

$11,675
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,634
State:

$4,841
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.89%
State:

0.22%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,439
State:

$14,782
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,362
Delaware:

$6,232
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.65%
State:

0.64%
Bronchitis and Asthma without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$8,847
State:

$10,094
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,173
State:

$4,865
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.71%
State:

0.37%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,202
Delaware:

$15,925
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,592
State:

$6,255
Number of discharges: 32
This Hospital:

1.90%
Delaware:

1.28%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,076
Delaware:

$23,108
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,500
State:

$9,119
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

1.55%
Delaware:

0.81%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,168
State:

$11,054
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,503
State:

$4,224
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

1.66%
State:

1.55%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,301
State:

$13,676
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,565
Delaware:

$6,180
Number of discharges: 52
Here:

3.09%
Delaware:

2.05%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,436
State:

$12,721
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,373
State:

$4,137
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.77%
Delaware:

1.02%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,514
Delaware:

$15,991
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,374
State:

$7,231
Number of discharges: 56
Here:

3.33%
State:

2.01%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,574
Delaware:

$19,562
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,189
Delaware:

$8,525
Number of discharges: 60
This Hospital:

3.57%
Delaware:

2.78%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,434
State:

$11,912
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,712
Delaware:

$5,387
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

2.02%
Delaware:

1.36%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,268
State:

$27,452
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,502
State:

$8,514
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

1.90%
Delaware:

1.54%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,631
State:

$15,334
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,498
State:

$6,131
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.83%
State:

0.76%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,644
Delaware:

$14,003
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,719
Delaware:

$5,271
Number of discharges: 48
This Hospital:

2.85%
Delaware:

2.81%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,299
Delaware:

$19,403
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,916
Delaware:

$7,521
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

2.14%
Delaware:

1.79%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,320
Delaware:

$31,386
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,072
Delaware:

$13,612
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.71%
State:

0.68%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,998
Delaware:

$17,017
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,738
Delaware:

$7,401
Number of discharges: 89
Here:

5.29%
State:

3.07%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,482
Delaware:

$25,045
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,408
State:

$10,498
Number of discharges: 69
Here:

4.10%
Delaware:

2.99%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,933
State:

$11,828
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,343
Delaware:

$5,045
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

1.31%
Delaware:

1.08%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,417
Delaware:

$32,597
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,220
Delaware:

$13,199
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

1.13%
State:

0.93%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$114,576
State:

$104,691
Average Total Payments
Here:

$50,708
Delaware:

$46,857
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.71%
Delaware:

0.56%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,751
Delaware:

$21,224
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,709
State:

$8,304
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

1.19%
Delaware:

1.70%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,558
State:

$15,938
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,305
State:

$5,999
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.77%
Delaware:

1.11%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,277
Delaware:

$20,080
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,142
State:

$8,720
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

1.78%
State:

1.18%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,210
Delaware:

$13,531
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,984
Delaware:

$5,972
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

1.96%
Delaware:

2.81%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$36,570
Delaware:

$32,629
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,907
State:

$14,766
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

2.14%
State:

6.79%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$44,026
Delaware:

$41,575
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,602
Delaware:

$18,771
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

1.13%
Delaware:

0.94%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,022
State:

$18,743
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,212
State:

$8,642
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.71%
State:

0.74%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,532
State:

$13,496
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,269
Delaware:

$5,043
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

1.01%
State:

1.54%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,404
Delaware:

$32,477
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,379
State:

$14,175
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.71%
State:

0.67%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,925
Delaware:

$17,719
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,744
Delaware:

$7,532
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.65%
Delaware:

0.67%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent with Major Complications or 4+ Vessels/Stents
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$50,448
Delaware:

$68,105
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$26,065
State:

$25,547
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

1.72%
State:

0.55%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,296
State:

$51,193
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,614
Delaware:

$15,445
Number of discharges: 42
This Hospital:

2.50%
Delaware:

1.69%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$45,738
State:

$53,102
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,995
Delaware:

$18,994
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.71%
Delaware:

0.38%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,237
State:

$23,917
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,895
Delaware:

$11,359
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.71%
Delaware:

0.42%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,293
Delaware:

$23,660
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,031
State:

$9,510
Number of discharges: 93
Here:

5.53%
Delaware:

1.76%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,185
State:

$21,242
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,694
State:

$9,680
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

1.31%
Delaware:

0.43%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,311
Delaware:

$15,814
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,204
State:

$5,907
Number of discharges: 33
This Hospital:

1.96%
State:

1.16%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,563
Delaware:

$17,539
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,775
State:

$7,335
Number of discharges: 46
Here:

2.73%
State:

2.39%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,992
State:

$30,259
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,123
State:

$12,102
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

2.08%
State:

1.39%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,377
State:

$23,996
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,906
Delaware:

$11,000
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.95%
State:

0.60%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,875
State:

$34,014
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,475
Delaware:

$14,418
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

2.02%
State:

1.09%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$38,768
State:

$46,688
Average Total Payments
Here:

$18,088
Delaware:

$17,780
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

1.55%
Delaware:

1.20%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,621
State:

$34,076
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,004
State:

$14,025
Number of discharges: 144
Here:

8.56%
State:

4.21%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,614
Delaware:

$19,641
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,891
Delaware:

$8,183
Number of discharges: 49
Here:

2.91%
Delaware:

1.53%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,731
Delaware:

$16,742
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,942
Delaware:

$7,474
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

1.90%
Delaware:

2.67%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,154
Delaware:

$25,038
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,393
Delaware:

$10,380
Number of discharges: 46
This Hospital:

2.73%
State:

2.53%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,541
Delaware:

$12,046
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,641
Delaware:

$5,166
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.65%
Delaware:

1.02%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,735
Delaware:

$14,004
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,793
State:

$5,339
Number of discharges: 47
This Hospital:

2.79%
State:

2.13%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,562
Delaware:

$14,292
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,726
State:

$5,360
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.83%
Delaware:

1.29%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

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

0.421%
Delaware:

0.389%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
This Hospital:

0.211%
State:

0.114%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 28%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
Delaware:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

17%
Delaware:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

78%
Delaware:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

4%
Delaware:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

16%
State:

16%
Always
Here:

80%
State:

79%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

13%
State:

11%
Usually
This Hospital:

30%
State:

25%
Always
Here:

57%
Delaware:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

10%
Delaware:

8%
Usually
This Hospital:

23%
State:

23%
Always
This Hospital:

67%
Delaware:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

22%
Delaware:

21%
Usually
Here:

21%
Delaware:

19%
Always
Here:

57%
Delaware:

60%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

8%
Delaware:

9%
Usually
Here:

20%
State:

20%
Always
Here:

72%
State:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

19%
State:

16%
Usually
Here:

36%
Delaware:

32%
Always
This Hospital:

45%
Delaware:

52%

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

Yes
Here:

83%
State:

82%
No
This Hospital:

17%
State:

18%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

10%
Delaware:

9%
7 or 8
Here:

23%
State:

25%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

67%
Delaware:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

6%
Delaware:

5%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

28%
State:

26%
Yes, definitely
Here:

66%
Delaware:

69%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
Delaware:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
Delaware:

99.8%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

100.0%
State:

97.3%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
This Hospital:

99.0%
Delaware:

98.5%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.5%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

93.5%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
This Hospital:

5
State:

7
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
Here:

100.0%
Delaware:

96.9%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

98.0%
Delaware:

97.7%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
Delaware:

99.9%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

100.0%
State:

97.5%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

100.0%
State:

93.4%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
Delaware:

99.7%

Pneumonia

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

99.0%
State:

95.0%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

92.0%
Delaware:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
Delaware:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

96.0%
Delaware:

94.6%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

96.0%
Delaware:

96.9%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

95.7%

Surgery

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

100.0%
Delaware:

98.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

97.0%
Delaware:

98.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

98.0%
Delaware:

99.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

88.0%
State:

96.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

90.0%
State:

98.0%
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:

100.0%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
Here:

90.0%
Delaware:

95.3%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

96.8%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

89.0%
State:

95.6%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

98.0%
Delaware:

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

100.0%
State:

100.0%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

15.3%
State:

14.1%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

9.8%
State:

10.8%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

11.9%
State:

12.1%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

19.2%
State:

18.2%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

21.3%
State:

24.0%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

18.5%
Delaware:

18.8%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

42.500%
Delaware:

31.676%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
This Hospital:

12.200%
State:

8.219%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.146%
Delaware:

0.195%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.015%
State:

0.017%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

7.900%
State:

5.870%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

3.300%
State:

1.984%

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