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POTTSTOWN MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER - POTTSTOWN, PA

 



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Address
1600 EAST HIGH STREET AND ARMAND HAMMER BLVD
POTTSTOWN, PA, 19464
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (610) 327-7000

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Proprietary
Emergency Services: Yes
Type: Rehabilitation Units

Dialysis Facility located within this hospital: RENAL CARE CENTER - POTTSTOWN MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER

Overall Star Rating: 5 Stars
Health Inspections Star Rating: 5 Stars
Nurse Staffing Star Rating: 5 Stars
Quality Measures Star Rating: 3 Stars
RN Only Star Rating: 5 Stars

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

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

$37,728
Pennsylvania:

$35,398
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,255
Pennsylvania:

$7,813
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.66%
Pennsylvania:

0.64%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$63,526
Pennsylvania:

$49,161
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,636
Pennsylvania:

$11,984
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.82%
Pennsylvania:

1.10%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,947
Pennsylvania:

$24,778
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,593
State:

$5,248
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.70%
Pennsylvania:

0.33%
Alcohol/Drug Abuse or Dependence without Rehabilitation Therapy without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,870
Pennsylvania:

$16,644
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,832
Pennsylvania:

$4,858
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.54%
Pennsylvania:

0.41%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$41,623
State:

$29,111
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,957
Pennsylvania:

$5,893
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.44%
Pennsylvania:

0.63%
Bronchitis and Asthma without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,606
Pennsylvania:

$22,200
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,681
Pennsylvania:

$4,119
Number of discharges: 33
This Hospital:

1.36%
State:

0.30%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,781
Pennsylvania:

$24,639
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,012
Pennsylvania:

$5,656
Number of discharges: 62
This Hospital:

2.56%
Pennsylvania:

1.67%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$50,924
State:

$36,008
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,318
Pennsylvania:

$8,468
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.87%
State:

1.01%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,137
State:

$17,588
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,455
Pennsylvania:

$3,835
Number of discharges: 75
Here:

3.09%
Pennsylvania:

1.86%
Cellulitis with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$65,623
State:

$41,327
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,679
Pennsylvania:

$9,905
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.49%
Pennsylvania:

0.26%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,676
State:

$21,833
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,054
Pennsylvania:

$5,569
Number of discharges: 63
Here:

2.60%
Pennsylvania:

2.29%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,400
Pennsylvania:

$21,791
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,236
Pennsylvania:

$3,879
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

1.36%
Pennsylvania:

1.55%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$47,746
State:

$29,850
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,702
State:

$6,479
Number of discharges: 97
This Hospital:

4.00%
State:

2.15%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$71,240
State:

$35,841
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,065
Pennsylvania:

$7,862
Number of discharges: 46
Here:

1.90%
State:

1.99%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$31,625
Pennsylvania:

$21,975
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,198
Pennsylvania:

$4,841
Number of discharges: 99
This Hospital:

4.08%
State:

1.72%
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,391
State:

$39,486
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,064
Pennsylvania:

$6,703
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.45%
State:

0.35%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,224
Pennsylvania:

$29,684
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,444
State:

$6,655
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.74%
Pennsylvania:

0.53%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,791
Pennsylvania:

$27,059
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,887
State:

$5,943
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.87%
State:

0.68%
Disorders of Pancreas Except Malignancy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$90,644
State:

$33,712
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,713
State:

$7,608
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.45%
State:

0.21%
Dysequilibrium
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,437
Pennsylvania:

$22,784
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,760
Pennsylvania:

$4,395
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.54%
State:

0.46%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$58,641
Pennsylvania:

$40,947
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,661
Pennsylvania:

$8,470
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.74%
State:

0.61%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,993
Pennsylvania:

$24,456
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,255
State:

$4,986
Number of discharges: 148
This Hospital:

6.10%
Pennsylvania:

3.72%
Fx, Sprn, Strn and Disl Except Femur, Hip, Pelvis and Thigh without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,850
Pennsylvania:

$22,815
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,135
State:

$4,922
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.78%
Pennsylvania:

0.41%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$56,509
Pennsylvania:

$29,883
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,987
State:

$6,883
Number of discharges: 40
This Hospital:

1.65%
Pennsylvania:

2.08%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,115
State:

$23,995
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,292
State:

$4,905
Number of discharges: 43
Here:

1.77%
State:

0.51%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$46,774
State:

$28,572
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,228
Pennsylvania:

$6,337
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

0.99%
Pennsylvania:

0.71%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$35,206
Pennsylvania:

$21,101
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,748
State:

$4,441
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.95%
Pennsylvania:

0.45%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,001
State:

$29,163
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,087
Pennsylvania:

$6,918
Number of discharges: 91
This Hospital:

3.75%
Pennsylvania:

3.75%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$67,890
State:

$40,714
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,610
State:

$9,817
Number of discharges: 50
This Hospital:

2.06%
State:

2.71%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,563
State:

$20,243
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,952
Pennsylvania:

$4,587
Number of discharges: 57
Here:

2.35%
State:

1.61%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$98,852
State:

$51,161
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,014
Pennsylvania:

$12,050
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.49%
Pennsylvania:

1.07%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$86,391
Pennsylvania:

$46,672
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,040
State:

$9,880
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

0.91%
Pennsylvania:

0.28%
Hypertension without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,112
State:

$24,179
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,612
Pennsylvania:

$4,391
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

0.91%
Pennsylvania:

0.29%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$50,776
State:

$36,649
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,738
Pennsylvania:

$7,863
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

1.11%
Pennsylvania:

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

$108,790
State:

$59,762
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,348
State:

$13,212
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.49%
Pennsylvania:

0.86%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$40,197
Pennsylvania:

$28,288
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,943
State:

$5,649
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

1.07%
State:

0.85%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$82,689
Pennsylvania:

$33,452
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,287
State:

$7,881
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.78%
Pennsylvania:

1.01%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,269
Pennsylvania:

$23,346
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,611
State:

$5,274
Number of discharges: 137
This Hospital:

5.65%
Pennsylvania:

2.94%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$54,772
Pennsylvania:

$39,613
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,154
Pennsylvania:

$8,129
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.45%
Pennsylvania:

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

$55,686
Pennsylvania:

$35,955
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,611
State:

$8,867
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.62%
State:

0.40%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$159,770
Pennsylvania:

$51,015
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,933
Pennsylvania:

$13,679
Number of discharges: 76
This Hospital:

3.13%
State:

5.31%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$122,639
State:

$79,691
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,354
State:

$17,879
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.45%
Pennsylvania:

0.67%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$272,229
State:

$156,225
Average Total Payments
Here:

$33,967
State:

$36,036
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.70%
Pennsylvania:

0.51%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,655
State:

$26,794
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,868
State:

$5,619
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.82%
Pennsylvania:

1.15%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$42,567
Pennsylvania:

$37,349
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,606
Pennsylvania:

$8,157
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.45%
State:

0.66%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,677
State:

$21,864
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,020
Pennsylvania:

$4,771
Number of discharges: 46
This Hospital:

1.90%
State:

2.03%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$42,572
Pennsylvania:

$36,429
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,512
State:

$7,328
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.62%
State:

0.26%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$89,054
Pennsylvania:

$63,291
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,910
Pennsylvania:

$13,908
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.70%
Pennsylvania:

0.63%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$50,246
Pennsylvania:

$29,869
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,234
Pennsylvania:

$6,973
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.82%
State:

0.66%
Other Vascular Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$192,512
State:

$82,069
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,657
Pennsylvania:

$17,250
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.54%
State:

0.52%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$173,909
State:

$112,209
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,667
State:

$23,625
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.49%
Pennsylvania:

0.44%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$38,749
State:

$28,031
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,265
Pennsylvania:

$6,643
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.95%
Pennsylvania:

0.65%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,248
Pennsylvania:

$22,998
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,645
Pennsylvania:

$4,685
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.49%
State:

0.37%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$68,421
Pennsylvania:

$42,805
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,933
State:

$9,223
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.45%
Pennsylvania:

0.30%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$40,924
Pennsylvania:

$26,165
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,682
Pennsylvania:

$5,568
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

1.28%
Pennsylvania:

1.18%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$41,060
Pennsylvania:

$29,333
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,969
Pennsylvania:

$7,034
Number of discharges: 78
This Hospital:

3.22%
Pennsylvania:

2.33%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$85,659
Pennsylvania:

$43,566
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,323
State:

$11,198
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.78%
State:

1.49%
Renal Failure without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,603
State:

$22,494
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,130
Pennsylvania:

$4,750
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

1.03%
Pennsylvania:

0.31%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$82,556
Pennsylvania:

$43,448
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,054
Pennsylvania:

$9,800
Number of discharges: 36
Here:

1.48%
State:

0.82%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$109,091
State:

$54,086
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,713
Pennsylvania:

$12,976
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.78%
Pennsylvania:

0.97%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$103,516
Pennsylvania:

$74,959
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,946
Pennsylvania:

$16,074
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

1.11%
Pennsylvania:

0.96%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,163
Pennsylvania:

$28,738
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,483
Pennsylvania:

$5,717
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.66%
Pennsylvania:

0.75%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$110,950
State:

$50,114
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,233
State:

$12,705
Number of discharges: 42
Here:

1.73%
State:

3.92%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$60,674
State:

$28,351
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,104
Pennsylvania:

$7,480
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

0.91%
State:

1.62%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,593
Pennsylvania:

$24,920
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,970
State:

$5,242
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.58%
State:

0.72%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$55,567
Pennsylvania:

$29,567
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,940
Pennsylvania:

$6,703
Number of discharges: 85
This Hospital:

3.51%
Pennsylvania:

2.73%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$63,622
Pennsylvania:

$41,229
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,748
Pennsylvania:

$9,510
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

1.03%
Pennsylvania:

1.78%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,633
State:

$21,186
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,137
Pennsylvania:

$4,668
Number of discharges: 49
Here:

2.02%
Pennsylvania:

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

$323,318
State:

$100,572
Average Total Payments
Here:

$30,044
Pennsylvania:

$26,454
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.78%
State:

0.77%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,390
State:

$23,856
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,206
Pennsylvania:

$4,892
Number of discharges: 50
Here:

2.06%
Pennsylvania:

2.49%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,115
State:

$24,723
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,284
State:

$4,885
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

1.32%
State:

1.38%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Acute Renal Dialysis 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
  • 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

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 9.50
Registered Professional Nurses : 9.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 656.00
Dieticians : 5.00
Occupational Therapists : 4.50
Physical Therapists : 9.00
Registered Pharmacists : 7.00
Respiratory Therapists : 8.75
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 2.00
Physicians : 9.00
Medical Social Workers : 6.00

Number Of Beds

Total: 295
Total Certified: 258
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 16
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 8

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

98.0%
Pennsylvania:

99.4%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

99.5%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

99.2%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
This Hospital:

8
State:

9
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack were transferred to another hospital
This Hospital:

65
Pennsylvania:

72
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

96.6%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

93.0%
State:

97.3%

Heart Failure

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

99.0%
Pennsylvania:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

94.0%
State:

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

96.0%
State:

99.4%

Pneumonia

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

98.0%
Pennsylvania:

96.6%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

97.4%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

96.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

98.0%
State:

95.7%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

95.0%
Pennsylvania:

94.1%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

98.0%
State:

96.6%

Surgery

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

97.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

94.0%
State:

97.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

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:

96.0%
Pennsylvania:

98.0%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

98.0%
Pennsylvania:

98.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

97.0%
Pennsylvania:

95.6%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

96.0%
Pennsylvania:

96.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

93.0%
State:

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

91.0%
Pennsylvania:

95.7%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

99.0%
Pennsylvania:

99.8%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

14.9%
Pennsylvania:

14.8%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

12.8%
Pennsylvania:

10.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

17.5%
State:

11.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

20.6%
Pennsylvania:

19.2%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

26.9%
Pennsylvania:

24.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

23.1%
Pennsylvania:

18.6%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

0.142%
Pennsylvania:

0.708%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.142%
State:

0.389%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

0.283%
Pennsylvania:

0.504%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 25%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
Pennsylvania:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

20%
State:

18%
Always
Here:

74%
State:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

9%
State:

5%
Usually
Here:

19%
State:

16%
Always
This Hospital:

72%
Pennsylvania:

79%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

12%
Pennsylvania:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

30%
State:

26%
Always
This Hospital:

58%
State:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

7%
State:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

23%
Pennsylvania:

24%
Always
Here:

70%
Pennsylvania:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

23%
Pennsylvania:

21%
Usually
Here:

20%
State:

19%
Always
Here:

57%
State:

60%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

16%
Pennsylvania:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

24%
State:

20%
Always
Here:

60%
Pennsylvania:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

16%
State:

14%
Usually
This Hospital:

33%
Pennsylvania:

34%
Always
This Hospital:

51%
Pennsylvania:

52%

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

Yes
Here:

83%
State:

83%
No
Here:

17%
State:

17%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

13%
Pennsylvania:

10%
7 or 8
Here:

27%
Pennsylvania:

24%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

60%
State:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

8%
State:

5%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

34%
State:

28%
Yes, definitely
Here:

58%
Pennsylvania:

67%

Quality Measures

Percent of short-stay residents who self-report moderate to severe pain
Here:

50.7%
Pennsylvania:

21.2%
Percent of short-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the seasonal influenza vaccine
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

85.6%
Percent of short-stay residents assessed and given, appropriately, the pneumococcal vaccine
This Hospital:

96.3%
Pennsylvania:

84.4%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

31.800%
State:

36.295%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
Here:

5.300%
State:

8.255%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.224%
State:

0.151%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.057%
State:

0.023%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

8.500%
Pennsylvania:

5.987%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

4.200%
Pennsylvania:

3.106%

Complaint Deficiency

Develop policies that prevent mistreatment, neglect, or abuse of residents or theft of resident property: Few (Minimal harm or potential for actual harm)

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