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Address
539 EAST PRUDHOMME STREET
OPELOUSAS, LA, 70570
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (337) 948-3011

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Government - Hospital District or Authority
Emergency Services: Yes
Type: Rehabilitation Units

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

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

$14,162
Louisiana:

$18,676
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,488
State:

$5,133
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

1.28%
State:

1.34%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,507
Louisiana:

$30,959
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,154
Louisiana:

$7,872
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

1.05%
State:

0.83%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,783
State:

$11,957
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,826
State:

$3,525
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

1.46%
State:

1.75%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,889
Louisiana:

$17,074
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,522
State:

$5,195
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

1.60%
Louisiana:

2.37%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$9,262
Louisiana:

$14,727
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,670
Louisiana:

$3,579
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.73%
State:

1.32%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,904
State:

$22,169
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,387
Louisiana:

$5,961
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

1.28%
Louisiana:

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

$21,535
Louisiana:

$30,887
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,690
State:

$7,375
Number of discharges: 41
This Hospital:

1.87%
State:

2.15%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,914
State:

$15,410
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,768
Louisiana:

$4,526
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

1.60%
State:

1.96%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$54,301
Louisiana:

$58,330
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,852
Louisiana:

$14,264
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.91%
Louisiana:

0.31%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,363
Louisiana:

$32,751
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,218
Louisiana:

$7,080
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

1.60%
State:

1.81%
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,703
State:

$22,588
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,894
State:

$5,876
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.50%
State:

0.28%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,253
State:

$18,472
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,389
State:

$5,270
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

1.10%
Louisiana:

0.79%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,661
State:

$29,219
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,634
State:

$7,495
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.91%
Louisiana:

0.59%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,797
State:

$17,465
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,830
State:

$4,542
Number of discharges: 55
This Hospital:

2.51%
Louisiana:

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

$17,418
State:

$23,952
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,746
Louisiana:

$6,368
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

2.06%
State:

1.80%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,637
Louisiana:

$41,483
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,905
State:

$10,967
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.87%
State:

0.71%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,378
Louisiana:

$16,470
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,723
State:

$4,439
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.69%
State:

0.65%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,971
State:

$21,139
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,104
State:

$5,759
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.91%
State:

0.67%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,971
State:

$20,638
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,782
State:

$6,262
Number of discharges: 92
This Hospital:

4.20%
Louisiana:

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

$22,719
Louisiana:

$34,212
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,445
State:

$9,181
Number of discharges: 105
Here:

4.80%
Louisiana:

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

$10,611
Louisiana:

$13,296
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,465
State:

$4,242
Number of discharges: 40
Here:

1.83%
Louisiana:

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

$32,791
State:

$45,151
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,425
Louisiana:

$11,427
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.60%
Louisiana:

0.96%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,863
Louisiana:

$66,984
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$20,372
Louisiana:

$18,773
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.55%
Louisiana:

0.16%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$85,182
Louisiana:

$134,135
Average Total Payments
Here:

$34,564
Louisiana:

$35,890
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.64%
Louisiana:

0.48%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,407
Louisiana:

$26,393
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,209
State:

$7,158
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.55%
Louisiana:

1.56%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,364
Louisiana:

$47,052
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,896
Louisiana:

$12,236
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

1.14%
Louisiana:

0.83%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,571
State:

$19,215
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,278
Louisiana:

$5,315
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.91%
Louisiana:

0.83%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,665
Louisiana:

$26,802
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,798
Louisiana:

$7,334
Number of discharges: 44
Here:

2.01%
State:

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

$13,088
State:

$16,881
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,140
Louisiana:

$4,786
Number of discharges: 58
This Hospital:

2.65%
State:

4.16%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,477
Louisiana:

$42,814
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,977
State:

$10,845
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.69%
Louisiana:

0.28%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,637
Louisiana:

$31,585
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,028
Louisiana:

$7,681
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.55%
State:

0.28%
Major Cardiovasc Procedures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$54,383
State:

$79,648
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,863
State:

$19,414
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.55%
Louisiana:

0.48%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$63,462
State:

$60,465
Average Total Payments
Here:

$21,756
State:

$20,248
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.55%
Louisiana:

0.16%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,727
State:

$48,840
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,916
State:

$13,051
Number of discharges: 102
This Hospital:

4.66%
State:

4.93%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$34,788
State:

$62,942
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,694
State:

$16,299
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.64%
Louisiana:

0.62%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$68,877
State:

$118,325
Average Total Payments
Here:

$33,132
Louisiana:

$32,594
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

1.37%
Louisiana:

0.49%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,336
Louisiana:

$18,496
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,146
Louisiana:

$5,163
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.82%
State:

0.52%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,399
State:

$22,710
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,535
Louisiana:

$7,159
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.59%
State:

0.94%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,425
Louisiana:

$13,945
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,755
Louisiana:

$4,247
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

1.55%
State:

2.82%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,201
State:

$40,566
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,433
State:

$11,994
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.64%
State:

0.95%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,735
Louisiana:

$23,688
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,374
Louisiana:

$6,396
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.50%
State:

0.49%
Other Vascular Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$43,252
Louisiana:

$74,287
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,871
State:

$15,907
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

1.05%
State:

0.66%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$44,064
State:

$78,855
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,059
State:

$20,428
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.91%
Louisiana:

0.76%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent with Major Complications or 4+ Vessels/Stents
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$60,076
Louisiana:

$99,289
Average Total Payments
Here:

$21,016
State:

$20,969
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.64%
State:

0.42%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$51,206
Louisiana:

$69,459
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,068
Louisiana:

$13,367
Number of discharges: 63
This Hospital:

2.88%
Louisiana:

1.46%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures without Coronary Artery Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$43,385
Louisiana:

$62,007
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,774
Louisiana:

$12,154
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.73%
Louisiana:

0.24%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,217
State:

$22,745
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,199
State:

$5,925
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.55%
State:

0.54%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,141
Louisiana:

$30,508
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,246
Louisiana:

$9,622
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.50%
Louisiana:

0.10%
Psychoses
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$5,090
State:

$22,674
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,975
Louisiana:

$5,861
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.50%
Louisiana:

0.21%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,874
State:

$29,813
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,465
State:

$7,985
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.55%
State:

1.01%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,305
State:

$29,562
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,289
Louisiana:

$8,239
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.60%
State:

0.54%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,986
Louisiana:

$15,539
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,258
Louisiana:

$5,075
Number of discharges: 66
This Hospital:

3.02%
State:

2.33%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,033
Louisiana:

$22,786
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,568
Louisiana:

$6,275
Number of discharges: 67
This Hospital:

3.06%
Louisiana:

2.48%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,425
State:

$34,569
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,562
Louisiana:

$10,222
Number of discharges: 63
This Hospital:

2.88%
State:

1.75%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,864
Louisiana:

$35,001
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,634
Louisiana:

$8,988
Number of discharges: 49
This Hospital:

2.24%
State:

1.02%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$30,439
Louisiana:

$53,780
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,074
State:

$12,372
Number of discharges: 44
This Hospital:

2.01%
State:

0.89%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$106,583
Louisiana:

$127,408
Average Total Payments
Here:

$39,115
Louisiana:

$32,425
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.59%
State:

0.46%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,503
Louisiana:

$55,174
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,183
Louisiana:

$14,638
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

1.14%
Louisiana:

1.12%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,711
State:

$43,898
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,251
State:

$11,975
Number of discharges: 123
This Hospital:

5.62%
Louisiana:

4.23%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,801
Louisiana:

$23,723
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,656
Louisiana:

$7,106
Number of discharges: 39
Here:

1.78%
State:

1.70%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,596
Louisiana:

$16,744
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,261
Louisiana:

$4,242
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.78%
State:

0.64%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,268
Louisiana:

$23,889
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,556
Louisiana:

$6,196
Number of discharges: 60
Here:

2.74%
State:

3.35%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,773
Louisiana:

$39,349
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,266
Louisiana:

$9,135
Number of discharges: 43
Here:

1.96%
State:

1.73%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,402
Louisiana:

$16,578
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,663
Louisiana:

$4,361
Number of discharges: 48
This Hospital:

2.19%
Louisiana:

1.62%
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$85,723
Louisiana:

$90,080
Average Total Payments
Here:

$27,128
State:

$25,446
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

1.32%
State:

0.98%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,374
State:

$17,947
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,739
State:

$4,506
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.82%
Louisiana:

1.33%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Acute Renal Dialysis Services
  • Anatomical Laboratory Services
  • Anesthesia Services
  • Audiology Services
  • Blood Bank Services
  • CT Scanner Services
  • Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Services
  • Chemotherapy Services
  • Clinical Laboratory Services
  • Dental Services
  • Diagnostic Radiology Services
  • Dietary Services
  • Emergency Services
  • Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripter Services
  • Gerontological Specialty Services
  • Home Health Services
  • Hospice Services
  • ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
  • ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
  • ICU - Neonatal Services
  • ICU - Pediatric Services
  • ICU - Surgical Services
  • Inpatient Rehabilitation (Carf Accredited) Services
  • Inpatient Surgical Services
  • Long Term Care (Swing-Beds) Services
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri) Services
  • Obstetric Services
  • Occupational Therapy Services
  • Operating Room Services
  • Optometric Services
  • Organ Bank Services
  • Orthopedic Surgery Services
  • Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
  • Outpatient Services
  • Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
  • Pediatric Services
  • Pharmacy Services
  • Physical Therapy Services
  • Positron Emission Tomography (Pet) Scan Services
  • Postoperative Recovery Room Services
  • Reconstructive Surgery Services
  • Respiratory Care Services
  • Social Services
  • Speech Pathology Services
  • Therapeutic Radiology Services

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 57.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 173.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 477.00
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 6.00
Dieticians : 3.00
Occupational Therapists : 1.00
Physical Therapists : 2.00
Registered Pharmacists : 9.00
Respiratory Therapists : 29.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 3.00
Medical Social Workers : 1.00
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 8.00
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 1.00
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 15.00

Number Of Beds

Total: 188
Total Certified: 188
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 21

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

99.0%
Louisiana:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

99.0%
State:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

97.0%
Louisiana:

98.6%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.9%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
This Hospital:

84.0%
Louisiana:

89.8%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

94.0%
State:

96.0%

Heart Failure

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

89.0%
State:

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

71.0%
State:

95.0%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

74.0%
State:

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

99.0%
Louisiana:

99.3%

Pneumonia

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

87.0%
State:

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

99.0%
Louisiana:

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

97.0%
State:

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

83.0%
State:

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

57.0%
State:

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

65.0%
Louisiana:

93.5%

Surgery

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

96.0%
State:

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

92.0%
State:

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

96.0%
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
This Hospital:

92.0%
State:

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

95.0%
State:

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

99.0%
Louisiana:

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

78.0%
Louisiana:

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

57.0%
Louisiana:

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

79.0%
State:

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

94.0%
State:

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

98.0%
State:

99.6%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

15.9%
Louisiana:

16.0%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

12.4%
Louisiana:

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

13.7%
Louisiana:

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

19.0%
State:

19.9%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

26.5%
Louisiana:

25.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

17.1%
Louisiana:

18.7%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

0.587%
Louisiana:

0.686%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
Here:

0.147%
State:

0.450%
Signs of Uncontrolled Blood Sugar
This Hospital:

0.147%
Louisiana:

0.284%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

41.600%
State:

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

10.800%
Louisiana:

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

0.368%
State:

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

0.345%
Louisiana:

0.092%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

4.200%
State:

2.911%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 21%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
Louisiana:

4%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
Louisiana:

14%
Always
Here:

75%
Louisiana:

82%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

4%
State:

3%
Usually
This Hospital:

11%
Louisiana:

11%
Always
This Hospital:

85%
Louisiana:

86%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

16%
State:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

26%
Louisiana:

20%
Always
Here:

58%
State:

70%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

9%
State:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

21%
Louisiana:

18%
Always
Here:

70%
State:

75%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

26%
Louisiana:

17%
Usually
This Hospital:

15%
State:

15%
Always
Here:

59%
State:

68%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

8%
Louisiana:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
Louisiana:

17%
Always
Here:

70%
State:

74%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

7%
Louisiana:

6%
Usually
This Hospital:

27%
State:

21%
Always
Here:

66%
State:

73%

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

Yes
Here:

84%
State:

83%
No
Here:

16%
State:

17%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

10%
Louisiana:

8%
7 or 8
Here:

23%
Louisiana:

18%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

67%
State:

74%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

4%
State:

4%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

28%
Louisiana:

21%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

68%
State:

75%

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