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Address
1200 NORTHSIDE FORSYTH DRIVE
CUMMING, GA, 30041
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (404) 851-8700

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

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

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

$34,757
State:

$27,030
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,197
State:

$7,422
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.03%
Georgia:

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

$60,943
Georgia:

$40,855
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,808
State:

$11,736
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

1.64%
State:

0.79%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,736
State:

$20,765
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,454
Georgia:

$5,039
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.50%
Georgia:

0.30%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$34,096
Georgia:

$19,527
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,755
State:

$5,348
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.50%
Georgia:

0.57%
Bronchitis and Asthma without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,830
Georgia:

$14,069
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,745
Georgia:

$4,045
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.53%
Georgia:

0.27%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,521
State:

$18,066
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,794
State:

$5,393
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

1.30%
Georgia:

1.36%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$35,437
State:

$27,665
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,843
Georgia:

$7,924
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

1.45%
Georgia:

0.78%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,957
Georgia:

$12,553
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,205
Georgia:

$3,631
Number of discharges: 41
Here:

1.57%
State:

1.39%
Cellulitis with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,143
State:

$28,680
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,177
Georgia:

$9,118
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.65%
Georgia:

0.23%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,349
State:

$17,342
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,147
State:

$5,372
Number of discharges: 53
Here:

2.02%
State:

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

$57,636
State:

$47,208
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,780
State:

$13,773
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.57%
State:

0.64%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,852
State:

$15,911
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,105
Georgia:

$3,607
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.50%
Georgia:

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

$28,143
State:

$20,363
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,580
State:

$6,113
Number of discharges: 86
This Hospital:

3.28%
Georgia:

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

$41,571
State:

$25,040
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,829
Georgia:

$7,413
Number of discharges: 80
Here:

3.05%
State:

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

$22,262
State:

$15,346
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,570
Georgia:

$4,587
Number of discharges: 68
This Hospital:

2.60%
State:

1.80%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$48,577
Georgia:

$42,555
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,293
Georgia:

$12,927
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.57%
Georgia:

0.44%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$43,070
State:

$28,361
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,328
Georgia:

$7,030
Number of discharges: 56
Here:

2.14%
State:

2.03%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,008
Georgia:

$19,316
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,243
State:

$6,333
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.65%
Georgia:

0.35%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$38,728
Georgia:

$27,355
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,519
Georgia:

$7,627
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

0.84%
State:

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

$29,328
State:

$17,921
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,304
Georgia:

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

2.63%
Georgia:

3.05%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$32,563
Georgia:

$22,011
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,719
Georgia:

$6,499
Number of discharges: 42
This Hospital:

1.60%
Georgia:

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

$47,104
Georgia:

$39,029
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,846
State:

$11,652
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.80%
Georgia:

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

$23,892
State:

$15,510
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,170
State:

$4,644
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.73%
Georgia:

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

$19,747
Georgia:

$20,917
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,119
Georgia:

$5,983
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.53%
State:

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

$17,503
State:

$14,753
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,269
State:

$4,083
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.80%
State:

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

$29,581
State:

$19,560
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,620
Georgia:

$6,481
Number of discharges: 69
This Hospital:

2.63%
State:

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

$49,244
State:

$31,202
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,121
Georgia:

$9,507
Number of discharges: 72
This Hospital:

2.75%
Georgia:

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

$18,278
Georgia:

$13,448
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,785
Georgia:

$4,372
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.03%
Georgia:

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

$54,885
Georgia:

$43,346
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,421
State:

$11,587
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

1.18%
Georgia:

1.11%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$82,837
State:

$68,459
Average Total Payments
Here:

$17,079
Georgia:

$19,424
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.46%
Georgia:

0.22%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$51,767
Georgia:

$36,424
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,176
State:

$9,460
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.57%
State:

0.36%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,098
Georgia:

$25,991
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,326
Georgia:

$7,265
Number of discharges: 51
This Hospital:

1.95%
Georgia:

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

$47,304
Georgia:

$42,912
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,541
Georgia:

$12,604
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

0.99%
State:

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

$23,905
Georgia:

$20,289
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,563
State:

$5,383
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.73%
State:

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

$32,025
State:

$25,510
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,565
Georgia:

$7,498
Number of discharges: 44
Here:

1.68%
State:

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

$24,127
State:

$16,440
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,202
Georgia:

$4,869
Number of discharges: 95
This Hospital:

3.63%
State:

3.08%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$36,000
State:

$32,069
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,537
State:

$7,475
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.46%
State:

0.18%
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,647
Georgia:

$27,148
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,269
Georgia:

$7,980
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.46%
Georgia:

0.29%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$110,157
Georgia:

$74,669
Average Total Payments
Here:

$20,287
Georgia:

$20,769
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.61%
State:

0.27%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$57,098
Georgia:

$46,857
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,835
Georgia:

$13,303
Number of discharges: 197
Here:

7.52%
Georgia:

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

$59,533
State:

$55,876
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,640
State:

$16,527
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

1.07%
Georgia:

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

$174,577
State:

$122,673
Average Total Payments
Here:

$35,162
State:

$36,337
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.88%
State:

0.50%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,450
State:

$22,776
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,431
State:

$7,451
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.61%
State:

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

$23,213
State:

$14,725
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,812
Georgia:

$4,421
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

1.72%
State:

2.20%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$56,642
State:

$37,446
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,176
State:

$12,430
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

0.99%
State:

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

$34,884
Georgia:

$22,431
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,609
Georgia:

$6,503
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.80%
State:

0.56%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$44,086
Georgia:

$39,055
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,441
Georgia:

$11,691
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.76%
Georgia:

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

$63,458
Georgia:

$59,205
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,547
Georgia:

$16,082
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.61%
Georgia:

0.50%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$105,592
State:

$64,856
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,963
State:

$20,678
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.50%
State:

0.70%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$77,229
Georgia:

$53,487
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,434
State:

$13,057
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

0.95%
Georgia:

1.54%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Non-Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$73,909
State:

$46,911
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,106
Georgia:

$11,330
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

1.11%
Georgia:

0.50%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$75,832
Georgia:

$54,797
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,933
State:

$16,690
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.53%
State:

0.33%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$45,005
Georgia:

$34,255
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,710
State:

$9,891
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.61%
State:

0.27%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,089
Georgia:

$28,786
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,228
Georgia:

$8,091
Number of discharges: 30
Here:

1.15%
State:

1.99%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,176
Georgia:

$24,387
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,596
State:

$6,805
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.61%
Georgia:

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

$61,249
State:

$28,741
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,299
Georgia:

$9,127
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.61%
State:

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

$29,161
State:

$17,108
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,492
State:

$5,275
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

1.03%
State:

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

$27,744
State:

$20,836
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,321
Georgia:

$6,507
Number of discharges: 58
This Hospital:

2.21%
State:

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

$44,795
Georgia:

$32,753
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,962
Georgia:

$10,664
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

1.64%
State:

1.84%
Renal Failure without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,955
Georgia:

$14,810
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,960
State:

$4,436
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.46%
State:

0.29%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$43,246
Georgia:

$30,987
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,023
State:

$9,086
Number of discharges: 40
Here:

1.53%
Georgia:

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

$83,258
Georgia:

$42,932
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,782
State:

$12,718
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.92%
State:

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

$88,940
Georgia:

$52,482
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,649
State:

$14,739
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

0.95%
Georgia:

1.05%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,443
State:

$19,683
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,197
State:

$5,153
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.53%
Georgia:

0.62%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$58,426
State:

$41,116
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,156
State:

$12,225
Number of discharges: 103
Here:

3.93%
Georgia:

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

$48,459
State:

$23,222
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,100
Georgia:

$7,264
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.80%
Georgia:

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

$23,224
State:

$17,066
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,196
Georgia:

$4,443
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

1.34%
State:

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

$30,261
Georgia:

$22,144
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,665
Georgia:

$6,410
Number of discharges: 103
This Hospital:

3.93%
State:

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

$51,889
Georgia:

$32,348
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,249
Georgia:

$9,197
Number of discharges: 67
This Hospital:

2.56%
Georgia:

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

$24,390
State:

$16,155
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,661
Georgia:

$4,495
Number of discharges: 54
This Hospital:

2.06%
State:

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

$117,786
State:

$87,780
Average Total Payments
Here:

$25,542
Georgia:

$26,304
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

0.99%
Georgia:

1.23%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,778
State:

$18,313
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,046
State:

$4,627
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

1.72%
Georgia:

1.59%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$30,519
Georgia:

$19,753
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,205
State:

$4,796
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.73%
State:

0.99%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Anatomical Laboratory Services
  • Anesthesia Services
  • Blood Bank Services
  • Clinical Laboratory Services
  • Diagnostic Radiology Services
  • Dietary Services
  • Emergency Services
  • ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
  • Inpatient Surgical Services
  • Operating Room Services
  • Outpatient Services
  • Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
  • Pharmacy Services
  • Physical Therapy Services
  • Postoperative Recovery Room Services
  • Respiratory Care Services
  • Social Services

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 11.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 27.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 55.00
Dieticians : 1.00
Respiratory Therapists : 3.00

Number Of Beds

Total: 78
Total Certified: 78

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:

99.0%
State:

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

100.0%
Georgia:

97.8%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

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
This Hospital:

96.0%
Georgia:

92.7%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
Here:

5
State:

33
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
Georgia:

95.8%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

97.9%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
Georgia:

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

98.0%
State:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

94.0%
Georgia:

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

100.0%
State:

99.5%

Pneumonia

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

99.0%
State:

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

99.0%
Georgia:

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

100.0%
Georgia:

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

97.0%
Georgia:

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

96.0%
Georgia:

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

99.0%
Georgia:

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%
Georgia:

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

97.0%
Georgia:

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

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
Here:

96.0%
State:

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

98.0%
State:

97.4%
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:

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

95.0%
Georgia:

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

97.0%
Georgia:

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

99.0%
Georgia:

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

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
This Hospital:

14.6%
Georgia:

15.6%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

12.2%
Georgia:

11.6%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

13.5%
State:

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

21.8%
State:

18.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

27.5%
Georgia:

24.1%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

19.3%
State:

18.5%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.974%
State:

0.689%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.696%
State:

0.572%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
Here:

0.139%
Georgia:

0.605%
Signs of Uncontrolled Blood Sugar
Here:

0.139%
Georgia:

0.292%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

34.200%
Georgia:

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

11.600%
Georgia:

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

0.071%
Georgia:

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

0.008%
Georgia:

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

7.900%
State:

5.752%

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
This Hospital:

5%
State:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
Georgia:

18%
Always
Here:

76%
State:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
State:

4%
Usually
Here:

17%
Georgia:

13%
Always
Here:

78%
Georgia:

83%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

11%
Georgia:

12%
Usually
This Hospital:

25%
Georgia:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

64%
State:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
Georgia:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

23%
Georgia:

22%
Always
Here:

70%
State:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

19%
Georgia:

21%
Usually
Here:

19%
State:

17%
Always
Here:

62%
Georgia:

62%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
State:

10%
Usually
Here:

21%
State:

19%
Always
Here:

71%
Georgia:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
Georgia:

8%
Usually
Here:

31%
Georgia:

27%
Always
Here:

60%
State:

65%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

84%
Georgia:

81%
No
This Hospital:

16%
State:

19%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

6%
State:

9%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

18%
State:

22%
9 or 10
Here:

76%
Georgia:

69%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

3%
Georgia:

6%
Yes, probably
Here:

18%
State:

25%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

79%
Georgia:

69%

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