SHORE MEDICAL CENTER - SOMERS POINT, NJ

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Addresss:
1 EAST NEW YORK AVE
SOMERS POINT, NJ, 08244
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (609) 653-3545

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

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 36.94
Registered Professional Nurses : 353.69
Other Salaried Personnel : 741.51
Dieticians : 4.54
Occupational Therapists : 0.75
Physical Therapists : 3.96
Registered Pharmacists : 12.24
Respiratory Therapists : 9.77
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 0.40
Medical Social Workers : 5.35

Number Of Beds
Total: 302
Total Certified: 302

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Alcohol And/Or Drug Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Home Health Services
Hospice Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Pediatric Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Speech Pathology Services
Therapeutic Radiology Services

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

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

$59,327
State:

$57,616
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,265
State:

$8,393
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.40%
New Jersey:

0.74%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$76,560
State:

$88,086
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,267
State:

$13,269
Number of discharges: 60
Here:

1.85%
New Jersey:

1.27%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,286
New Jersey:

$39,371
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,617
New Jersey:

$5,688
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.43%
New Jersey:

0.52%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,309
State:

$31,551
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,549
New Jersey:

$4,331
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.56%
State:

0.75%
Back and Neck Procedures Except Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,119
New Jersey:

$38,141
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,031
State:

$7,334
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

0.96%
State:

0.19%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,636
New Jersey:

$44,543
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,134
State:

$6,394
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.62%
New Jersey:

0.59%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$51,245
State:

$45,839
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,350
State:

$6,359
Number of discharges: 64
Here:

1.98%
New Jersey:

1.56%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$65,487
New Jersey:

$62,994
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,517
New Jersey:

$9,317
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

0.93%
State:

0.98%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$41,366
State:

$31,596
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,458
State:

$4,298
Number of discharges: 50
This Hospital:

1.55%
State:

1.83%
Cellulitis with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$61,687
State:

$68,317
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,740
State:

$11,105
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.56%
State:

0.38%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,856
New Jersey:

$40,596
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,137
New Jersey:

$6,234
Number of discharges: 88
This Hospital:

2.72%
State:

2.40%
Cervical Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$58,097
State:

$69,125
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,433
State:

$16,461
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.53%
New Jersey:

0.06%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,402
State:

$32,970
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,621
New Jersey:

$4,276
Number of discharges: 62
Here:

1.92%
State:

1.82%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$48,486
State:

$50,790
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,916
State:

$7,184
Number of discharges: 78
This Hospital:

2.41%
New Jersey:

2.29%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$60,222
New Jersey:

$62,346
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,300
New Jersey:

$8,879
Number of discharges: 74
This Hospital:

2.29%
New Jersey:

2.07%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,148
New Jersey:

$39,596
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,544
State:

$5,361
Number of discharges: 42
Here:

1.30%
New Jersey:

1.56%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$115,678
State:

$103,649
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,655
New Jersey:

$16,624
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.49%
New Jersey:

0.35%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$63,371
New Jersey:

$59,352
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,516
New Jersey:

$8,362
Number of discharges: 55
This Hospital:

1.70%
State:

1.60%
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,742
State:

$42,421
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,156
New Jersey:

$6,579
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.49%
New Jersey:

0.37%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,778
State:

$45,211
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,612
State:

$6,988
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.62%
State:

0.65%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,050
New Jersey:

$45,234
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,512
State:

$6,470
Number of discharges: 30
Here:

0.93%
State:

0.79%
Disorders of Pancreas Except Malignancy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$53,374
New Jersey:

$50,661
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,148
State:

$7,646
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.37%
New Jersey:

0.27%
Dysequilibrium
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$34,397
New Jersey:

$34,475
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,007
New Jersey:

$4,750
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.08%
State:

0.51%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$51,064
State:

$58,121
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,025
State:

$8,866
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

1.14%
New Jersey:

0.65%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,443
State:

$37,750
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,646
New Jersey:

$5,392
Number of discharges: 159
Here:

4.91%
State:

3.49%
Extracranial Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$36,853
New Jersey:

$34,441
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,191
State:

$7,363
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.34%
State:

0.33%
Fractures of Hip and Pelvis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,831
New Jersey:

$30,989
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,228
State:

$5,087
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.71%
New Jersey:

0.41%
Fx, Sprn, Strn and Disl Except Femur, Hip, Pelvis and Thigh without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,932
New Jersey:

$35,022
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,838
State:

$5,787
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.46%
State:

0.39%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$55,522
New Jersey:

$51,281
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,725
State:

$7,633
Number of discharges: 59
This Hospital:

1.82%
New Jersey:

2.03%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$122,276
State:

$82,647
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,644
New Jersey:

$13,270
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

0.68%
New Jersey:

0.79%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$54,618
New Jersey:

$47,680
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,562
New Jersey:

$6,887
Number of discharges: 30
Here:

0.93%
State:

0.65%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,501
New Jersey:

$34,339
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,158
New Jersey:

$4,836
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.46%
New Jersey:

0.43%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$53,408
New Jersey:

$52,684
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,181
State:

$7,674
Number of discharges: 118
This Hospital:

3.65%
State:

3.71%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$78,416
State:

$75,197
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,858
New Jersey:

$11,417
Number of discharges: 80
Here:

2.47%
New Jersey:

2.96%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$41,024
State:

$36,852
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,177
New Jersey:

$5,135
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.62%
State:

1.54%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$74,081
New Jersey:

$69,604
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,434
New Jersey:

$13,532
Number of discharges: 59
This Hospital:

1.82%
New Jersey:

0.99%
Hypertension without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$34,010
New Jersey:

$33,332
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,740
State:

$4,745
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.43%
New Jersey:

0.46%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$223,555
State:

$199,694
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$36,125
New Jersey:

$42,087
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.05%
State:

0.65%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$58,205
New Jersey:

$58,890
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,257
State:

$8,702
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

0.83%
New Jersey:

1.45%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$72,182
New Jersey:

$92,373
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,586
New Jersey:

$14,490
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

1.11%
State:

0.85%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$46,368
State:

$45,063
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,693
State:

$6,173
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

0.74%
New Jersey:

0.76%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$51,007
New Jersey:

$58,211
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,160
State:

$8,845
Number of discharges: 51
This Hospital:

1.58%
State:

1.09%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$43,486
New Jersey:

$40,335
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,980
State:

$5,798
Number of discharges: 73
This Hospital:

2.26%
New Jersey:

2.97%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$87,756
New Jersey:

$72,055
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,135
New Jersey:

$11,993
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.37%
New Jersey:

0.31%
Major Cardiovasc Procedures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$110,216
State:

$99,278
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,616
State:

$23,083
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.43%
State:

0.41%
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$52,870
State:

$62,242
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,855
New Jersey:

$9,526
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.53%
State:

0.59%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$83,972
New Jersey:

$66,640
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,089
State:

$15,059
Number of discharges: 171
This Hospital:

5.28%
State:

3.99%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$113,433
New Jersey:

$104,704
Average Total Payments
Here:

$17,053
New Jersey:

$18,725
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.65%
State:

0.69%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$208,431
New Jersey:

$207,154
Average Total Payments
Here:

$36,369
State:

$38,016
Number of discharges: 36
Here:

1.11%
New Jersey:

0.62%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$44,377
New Jersey:

$41,590
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,106
New Jersey:

$6,442
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

1.21%
New Jersey:

1.06%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$50,681
State:

$57,544
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,862
State:

$9,024
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.43%
State:

0.75%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,293
New Jersey:

$37,551
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,138
New Jersey:

$5,216
Number of discharges: 33
This Hospital:

1.02%
New Jersey:

2.13%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$95,277
New Jersey:

$85,725
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,523
New Jersey:

$14,450
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

1.21%
State:

0.73%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$50,061
State:

$46,769
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,357
State:

$7,398
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

1.21%
State:

0.72%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,384
State:

$48,056
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,959
New Jersey:

$7,558
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

0.90%
State:

0.40%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$60,708
New Jersey:

$75,684
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,315
New Jersey:

$12,573
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.40%
New Jersey:

0.34%
Other Vascular Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$102,299
New Jersey:

$104,820
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,252
State:

$18,263
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.49%
New Jersey:

0.60%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$138,788
State:

$132,915
Average Total Payments
Here:

$20,807
New Jersey:

$23,760
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.62%
New Jersey:

0.53%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,464
New Jersey:

$48,224
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,682
New Jersey:

$7,309
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

0.96%
State:

0.68%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$108,370
New Jersey:

$102,205
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,754
State:

$19,049
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.59%
New Jersey:

0.52%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$56,420
New Jersey:

$70,978
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,588
New Jersey:

$9,692
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.43%
New Jersey:

0.81%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$60,284
New Jersey:

$56,518
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,465
State:

$7,789
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.49%
State:

0.36%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$81,444
State:

$67,734
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,717
New Jersey:

$9,908
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.37%
State:

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

$48,698
State:

$41,991
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,850
State:

$6,196
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

0.80%
State:

1.48%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$53,710
State:

$52,443
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,471
State:

$7,686
Number of discharges: 80
This Hospital:

2.47%
New Jersey:

2.07%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$83,457
State:

$80,919
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,301
State:

$12,608
Number of discharges: 64
Here:

1.98%
State:

1.38%
Renal Failure without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$32,645
New Jersey:

$34,490
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,156
State:

$4,989
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.56%
State:

0.35%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$73,513
New Jersey:

$63,749
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,165
New Jersey:

$10,364
Number of discharges: 36
Here:

1.11%
New Jersey:

0.78%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$99,888
New Jersey:

$90,014
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,689
New Jersey:

$14,786
Number of discharges: 46
This Hospital:

1.42%
New Jersey:

0.91%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$107,832
New Jersey:

$106,179
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,102
State:

$17,343
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

0.80%
State:

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

$43,702
State:

$44,017
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,845
New Jersey:

$6,078
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

0.68%
State:

0.92%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis with Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$174,947
State:

$230,224
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$33,600
New Jersey:

$44,203
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.56%
State:

0.43%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$90,623
New Jersey:

$88,530
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,064
State:

$14,676
Number of discharges: 144
Here:

4.45%
State:

4.36%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$48,504
New Jersey:

$56,844
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,834
State:

$8,721
Number of discharges: 68
This Hospital:

2.10%
State:

1.42%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,419
State:

$36,661
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,183
State:

$5,269
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.40%
State:

0.63%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$48,643
New Jersey:

$51,726
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,578
New Jersey:

$7,544
Number of discharges: 66
Here:

2.04%
State:

2.50%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$101,943
State:

$72,085
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,127
New Jersey:

$10,984
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

0.87%
State:

1.49%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,333
New Jersey:

$37,623
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,317
State:

$5,339
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.49%
State:

0.88%
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$166,924
New Jersey:

$115,949
Average Total Payments
Here:

$24,073
State:

$29,230
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

0.83%
New Jersey:

0.33%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$45,608
New Jersey:

$40,180
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,613
New Jersey:

$5,402
Number of discharges: 96
Here:

2.97%
State:

2.82%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$38,814
New Jersey:

$40,888
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,487
State:

$5,447
Number of discharges: 67
Here:

2.07%
State:

1.62%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

10.300%
New Jersey:

11.744%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.145%
State:

0.094%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.070%
State:

0.027%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
This Hospital:

2.800%
New Jersey:

6.521%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

2.100%
New Jersey:

2.576%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

99.0%
State:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
New Jersey:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
New Jersey:

99.3%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
This Hospital:

10
State:

7
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack were transferred to another hospital
This Hospital:

74
New Jersey:

80
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

98.7%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

95.0%
New Jersey:

98.0%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
State:

99.7%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

98.0%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

96.1%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.9%

Pneumonia

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

98.0%
State:

97.9%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

98.0%
New Jersey:

98.3%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
New Jersey:

99.8%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

97.0%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

99.0%
State:

97.7%

Surgery

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

99.0%
State:

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

98.0%
State:

97.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

98.0%
New Jersey:

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:

98.0%
New Jersey:

97.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

98.2%
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:

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

96.0%
New Jersey:

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

96.0%
New Jersey:

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

100.0%
State:

97.0%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

99.0%
New Jersey:

96.6%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

99.0%
New Jersey:

99.7%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

15.5%
State:

14.7%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

10.7%
State:

10.7%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

9.9%
State:

11.0%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

20.7%
State:

21.0%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

24.8%
New Jersey:

26.5%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

19.4%
New Jersey:

19.5%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.300%
New Jersey:

0.485%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

0.300%
State:

0.663%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

0.100%
State:

0.382%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
This Hospital:

0.200%
New Jersey:

0.331%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 38%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

4%
New Jersey:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

17%
New Jersey:

19%
Always
Here:

79%
State:

74%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

4%
State:

6%
Usually
Here:

16%
New Jersey:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

80%
State:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

10%
State:

15%
Usually
This Hospital:

25%
New Jersey:

27%
Always
This Hospital:

65%
State:

58%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
New Jersey:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

23%
New Jersey:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

70%
New Jersey:

67%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

22%
New Jersey:

24%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
New Jersey:

18%
Always
Here:

59%
State:

58%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
New Jersey:

11%
Usually
Here:

20%
New Jersey:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

73%
New Jersey:

68%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

13%
State:

16%
Usually
Here:

36%
New Jersey:

32%
Always
Here:

51%
State:

52%

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

Yes
Here:

81%
New Jersey:

79%
No
Here:

19%
New Jersey:

21%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

9%
New Jersey:

12%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

21%
New Jersey:

26%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

70%
State:

62%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

6%
State:

7%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

21%
State:

28%
Yes, definitely
Here:

73%
New Jersey:

65%

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