SOLDIERS AND SAILORS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL - WELLSBORO, PA

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Addresss:
32-36 CENTRAL AVENUE
WELLSBORO, PA, 16901
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (570) 724-1631

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Voluntary non-profit - Other
Emergency Services: Yes
Type: Psychiatric Units

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 31.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 69.00
Dieticians : 2.00
Occupational Therapists : 2.00
Physical Therapists : 6.00
Registered Pharmacists : 3.60
Respiratory Therapists : 11.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 1.00
Physicians : 1.50
Medical Social Workers : 1.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 103
Total Certified: 75
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 16

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency 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
Psychiatric Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Speech Pathology Services

Process of Care

Heart Attack

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

5
Pennsylvania:

9
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

98.0%
Pennsylvania:

96.6%

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:

100.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

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
Here:

96.0%
State:

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

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

95.7%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

97.0%
Pennsylvania:

96.6%

Surgery

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

99.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

99.0%
Pennsylvania:

98.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
Here:

89.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

89.0%
State:

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

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

96.0%
State:

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%
Pennsylvania:

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

99.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

100.0%
State:

99.8%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

17.1%
Pennsylvania:

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

13.7%
Pennsylvania:

10.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

14.6%
State:

11.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

24.6%
Pennsylvania:

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

17.9%
Pennsylvania:

18.6%

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

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

$9,502
State:

$24,778
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,332
Pennsylvania:

$5,248
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.58%
State:

0.33%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,148
State:

$24,639
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,295
Pennsylvania:

$5,656
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

2.30%
Pennsylvania:

1.67%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$8,011
State:

$17,588
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,933
State:

$3,835
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.72%
State:

1.86%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,694
Pennsylvania:

$21,833
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,790
State:

$5,569
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

2.59%
Pennsylvania:

2.29%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,390
State:

$29,850
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,076
State:

$6,479
Number of discharges: 46
Here:

6.61%
State:

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

$19,167
State:

$35,841
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,276
Pennsylvania:

$7,862
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

4.31%
State:

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

$12,057
State:

$21,975
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,962
State:

$4,841
Number of discharges: 64
This Hospital:

9.20%
State:

1.72%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,381
Pennsylvania:

$24,456
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,958
Pennsylvania:

$4,986
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

2.01%
Pennsylvania:

3.72%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,074
State:

$29,883
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,903
Pennsylvania:

$6,883
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

5.60%
Pennsylvania:

2.08%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,151
Pennsylvania:

$56,055
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,800
State:

$12,195
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

1.87%
Pennsylvania:

0.73%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,870
Pennsylvania:

$23,995
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,939
Pennsylvania:

$4,905
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

1.72%
Pennsylvania:

0.51%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,198
State:

$29,163
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,994
Pennsylvania:

$6,918
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

5.32%
Pennsylvania:

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

$22,200
State:

$40,714
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,876
State:

$9,817
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

3.74%
Pennsylvania:

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

$11,262
State:

$20,243
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,638
State:

$4,587
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

3.45%
Pennsylvania:

1.61%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,135
Pennsylvania:

$36,649
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,745
Pennsylvania:

$7,863
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.58%
Pennsylvania:

1.56%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,959
State:

$23,346
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,452
Pennsylvania:

$5,274
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

5.60%
State:

2.94%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,361
Pennsylvania:

$51,015
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,541
Pennsylvania:

$13,679
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

4.17%
State:

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

$36,770
State:

$79,691
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,607
State:

$17,879
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.58%
State:

0.67%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,407
Pennsylvania:

$21,864
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,780
Pennsylvania:

$4,771
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

2.16%
State:

2.03%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,618
Pennsylvania:

$34,570
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,266
Pennsylvania:

$11,356
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.58%
Pennsylvania:

1.07%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,548
Pennsylvania:

$26,165
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,181
State:

$5,568
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.72%
Pennsylvania:

1.18%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,336
State:

$29,333
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,079
State:

$7,034
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

2.30%
Pennsylvania:

2.33%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,519
Pennsylvania:

$54,086
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,009
Pennsylvania:

$12,976
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

1.72%
Pennsylvania:

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

$31,767
Pennsylvania:

$74,959
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,067
Pennsylvania:

$16,074
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

2.73%
State:

0.96%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,933
Pennsylvania:

$50,114
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,830
State:

$12,705
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

3.30%
State:

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

$13,103
Pennsylvania:

$28,351
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,960
Pennsylvania:

$7,480
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

5.46%
State:

1.62%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,917
State:

$29,567
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,012
Pennsylvania:

$6,703
Number of discharges: 63
Here:

9.05%
Pennsylvania:

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

$23,145
State:

$41,229
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,721
Pennsylvania:

$9,510
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

2.16%
State:

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

$13,706
State:

$21,186
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,904
State:

$4,668
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

2.87%
State:

1.11%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.507%
State:

0.708%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

39.100%
State:

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

7.000%
Pennsylvania:

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

0.552%
Pennsylvania:

0.151%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

7.200%
Pennsylvania:

5.987%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 42%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

3%
State:

5%
Usually
Here:

16%
State:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

81%
State:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

3%
Pennsylvania:

5%
Usually
Here:

12%
State:

16%
Always
This Hospital:

85%
Pennsylvania:

79%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

3%
State:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

20%
Pennsylvania:

26%
Always
This Hospital:

77%
Pennsylvania:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

4%
Pennsylvania:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
State:

24%
Always
Here:

74%
Pennsylvania:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

12%
Pennsylvania:

21%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
State:

19%
Always
Here:

69%
State:

60%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

2%
State:

9%
Usually
Here:

11%
Pennsylvania:

20%
Always
This Hospital:

87%
Pennsylvania:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

13%
Pennsylvania:

14%
Usually
Here:

36%
State:

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:

7%
Pennsylvania:

10%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

23%
State:

24%
9 or 10
Here:

70%
Pennsylvania:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

4%
State:

5%
Yes, probably
Here:

30%
State:

28%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

66%
State:

67%

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