SAINT JOSEPH'S REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER - PLYMOUTH - PLYMOUTH, IN

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Addresss:
1915 LAKE AVE
PLYMOUTH, IN, 46563
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (574) 936-3181

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

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Registered Professional Nurses : 62.60
Other Salaried Personnel : 127.22
Dieticians : 1.00
Occupational Therapists : 1.90
Physical Therapists : 2.00
Registered Pharmacists : 3.00
Respiratory Therapists : 3.90
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 2.00
Physicians : 9.50
Medical Social Workers : 1.00
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 9.90
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 1.00
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 11.60

Number Of Beds
Total: 58
Total Certified: 58

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
CT Scanner Services
Child/Adolescent Psychiatric Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dedicated Emergency Department Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Psychiatric Services
Geriatric Psychiatric Services
Home Health Services
Hospice Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
ICU - Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri) Services
Neonatal Nursery Services
Neurosurgical Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Opthalmic Surgery Services
Orthopedic Surgery Services
Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Outppatient Psychiatric Services
Pediatric Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Psychiatric Services
Reconstructive Surgery Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Speech Pathology Services
Therapeutic Radiology Services

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Signs of Uncontrolled Blood Sugar
Here:

0.511%
Indiana:

0.194%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

92.0%
Indiana:

99.1%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
Indiana:

99.1%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
Here:

10
State:

6
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

96.0%
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got drugs to break up blood clots within 30 minutes of arrival
This Hospital:

42
Indiana:

73
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

96.9%
Median Time to Fibrinolysis
Here:

32
State:

28

Heart Failure

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

99.0%
State:

98.6%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

98.0%
State:

91.0%
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
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

96.7%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

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

100.0%
Indiana:

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

98.0%
Indiana:

93.3%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

100.0%
Indiana:

94.9%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

98.0%
Indiana:

96.3%

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%
Indiana:

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

100.0%
Indiana:

97.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

100.0%
Indiana:

98.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

96.3%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

99.0%
Indiana:

97.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
Indiana:

99.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
This Hospital:

83.0%
State:

94.0%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

100.0%
State:

96.0%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

95.0%
Indiana:

96.4%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

100.0%
Indiana:

97.0%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
Indiana:

99.5%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

15.6%
Indiana:

15.2%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

13.3%
Indiana:

11.8%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

12.4%
Indiana:

12.0%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

19.1%
State:

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

23.5%
Indiana:

24.3%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

16.5%
Indiana:

18.1%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 40%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

3%
State:

4%
Usually
This Hospital:

15%
Indiana:

17%
Always
Here:

82%
State:

79%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

2%
State:

4%
Usually
Here:

12%
State:

14%
Always
This Hospital:

86%
State:

82%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

4%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

24%
Indiana:

25%
Always
Here:

72%
State:

68%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

3%
Indiana:

5%
Usually
Here:

21%
Indiana:

23%
Always
This Hospital:

76%
Indiana:

72%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

18%
Indiana:

19%
Usually
Here:

21%
Indiana:

19%
Always
Here:

61%
State:

62%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

8%
Indiana:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

21%
Indiana:

18%
Always
Here:

71%
Indiana:

75%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

10%
Indiana:

9%
Usually
Here:

33%
State:

32%
Always
Here:

57%
Indiana:

59%

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

Yes
Here:

88%
State:

84%
No
This Hospital:

12%
State:

16%

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

6 or lower
Here:

4%
State:

7%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

18%
State:

20%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

78%
State:

73%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

3%
Indiana:

4%
Yes, probably
Here:

21%
Indiana:

23%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

76%
State:

73%

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

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

$23,751
State:

$34,977
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,207
Indiana:

$11,176
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

2.33%
State:

0.80%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,676
Indiana:

$16,028
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,066
Indiana:

$5,254
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

3.05%
State:

1.48%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,473
Indiana:

$24,118
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,299
Indiana:

$7,890
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

2.15%
State:

0.89%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,757
Indiana:

$18,023
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,007
Indiana:

$6,069
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.97%
State:

2.58%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,237
Indiana:

$16,152
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,357
Indiana:

$4,688
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

3.41%
Indiana:

3.33%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,999
State:

$20,534
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,147
Indiana:

$6,447
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

4.85%
State:

1.75%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,014
State:

$36,915
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,667
State:

$11,958
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.97%
Indiana:

0.56%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,391
Indiana:

$18,988
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,339
State:

$6,328
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

2.51%
Indiana:

3.42%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,093
Indiana:

$27,136
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,707
Indiana:

$9,320
Number of discharges: 42
This Hospital:

7.54%
Indiana:

2.61%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,306
Indiana:

$13,057
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,106
Indiana:

$4,285
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

2.15%
Indiana:

1.38%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,157
Indiana:

$23,601
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,911
Indiana:

$7,224
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

3.41%
State:

1.61%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,913
Indiana:

$15,131
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,807
State:

$4,807
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

3.59%
Indiana:

2.88%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$43,808
State:

$46,666
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,275
Indiana:

$13,103
Number of discharges: 51
Here:

9.16%
State:

6.30%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$8,977
State:

$13,734
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,261
Indiana:

$4,316
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

3.95%
State:

2.36%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,550
Indiana:

$24,837
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,911
State:

$8,083
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

4.67%
State:

1.63%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,471
Indiana:

$19,772
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,406
State:

$6,516
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

5.03%
Indiana:

2.07%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,207
State:

$35,052
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,233
State:

$12,033
Number of discharges: 124
This Hospital:

22.26%
Indiana:

4.18%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,630
State:

$21,094
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,944
Indiana:

$7,145
Number of discharges: 41
This Hospital:

7.36%
Indiana:

1.40%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,395
State:

$19,830
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,833
Indiana:

$6,291
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

3.23%
Indiana:

3.06%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,930
State:

$28,495
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,905
State:

$9,085
Number of discharges: 30
Here:

5.39%
Indiana:

2.00%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

11.500%
State:

8.100%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.070%
Indiana:

0.160%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.007%
State:

0.103%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
This Hospital:

4.300%
State:

5.661%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

0.800%
Indiana:

2.690%

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