SAINT FRANCIS MEDICAL CENTER - LYNWOOD, CA

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Addresss:
3630 EAST IMPERIAL HIGHWAY
LYNWOOD, CA, 90262
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (310) 900-8900

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

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 122.75
Registered Professional Nurses : 316.30
Other Salaried Personnel : 9.30
Dieticians : 5.00
Occupational Therapists : 3.00
Physical Therapists : 2.00
Registered Pharmacists : 12.90
Respiratory Therapists : 20.30
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 1.70
Medical Social Workers : 3.00
Physician Assistants : 1.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 448
Total Certified: 448
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 40
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 27

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dental Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Home Health Services
Hospice Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Neonatal Nursery 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
Therapeutic Radiology Services

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

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

$53,988
California:

$55,746
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,636
California:

$9,903
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.77%
California:

0.48%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$80,414
State:

$83,364
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,361
California:

$15,491
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

1.05%
State:

0.94%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$40,094
California:

$59,369
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,528
State:

$10,810
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.88%
State:

0.79%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,658
California:

$28,713
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,276
California:

$4,819
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.83%
State:

1.18%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,641
State:

$36,707
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,210
State:

$7,245
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

1.10%
State:

2.08%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,681
California:

$29,034
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,057
California:

$4,742
Number of discharges: 57
This Hospital:

3.14%
California:

2.11%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$41,449
California:

$46,809
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,695
State:

$8,290
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

1.49%
State:

1.75%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$50,759
California:

$58,013
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,016
State:

$10,305
Number of discharges: 42
This Hospital:

2.31%
California:

2.00%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,874
State:

$35,163
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,931
California:

$6,206
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.72%
State:

1.11%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$71,991
State:

$117,989
Average Total Payments
Here:

$21,948
State:

$20,259
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.99%
State:

0.26%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$56,856
State:

$62,234
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,314
California:

$9,681
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

1.32%
State:

1.28%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,007
State:

$38,964
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,117
California:

$7,470
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

1.21%
California:

0.69%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,390
State:

$55,838
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,187
California:

$10,485
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

1.32%
California:

0.67%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$34,145
State:

$36,899
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,893
California:

$6,233
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

1.76%
California:

3.09%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$42,313
State:

$46,039
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,236
California:

$8,685
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

1.38%
State:

1.95%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$60,828
State:

$80,936
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,210
California:

$15,696
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

1.21%
State:

0.79%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$43,061
California:

$47,292
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,319
California:

$8,831
Number of discharges: 54
This Hospital:

2.97%
California:

2.91%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$64,545
State:

$70,963
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,848
California:

$13,159
Number of discharges: 93
This Hospital:

5.12%
State:

3.03%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,303
California:

$32,995
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,369
State:

$5,851
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.72%
California:

1.02%
Hypertension without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,321
California:

$30,058
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,746
California:

$5,453
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

1.05%
California:

0.19%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$206,259
California:

$260,329
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$65,230
State:

$51,393
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.72%
California:

0.87%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$52,112
California:

$55,669
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,555
California:

$9,837
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.99%
State:

1.65%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$74,561
State:

$95,326
Average Total Payments
Here:

$21,114
California:

$17,327
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

1.60%
California:

1.11%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$40,337
California:

$52,262
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,296
State:

$10,172
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

1.10%
State:

0.99%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$35,658
State:

$36,114
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,631
California:

$6,728
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

1.32%
State:

2.98%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$73,892
State:

$88,239
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$22,820
State:

$17,187
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.83%
California:

6.26%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$198,869
California:

$258,767
Average Total Payments
Here:

$57,486
California:

$49,384
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.94%
State:

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

$28,521
State:

$42,156
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,029
State:

$6,908
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.88%
California:

0.92%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,236
State:

$49,218
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,437
California:

$10,092
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

2.09%
State:

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

$27,982
California:

$32,446
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,609
State:

$5,975
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

1.49%
State:

2.21%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$64,255
State:

$89,034
Average Total Payments
Here:

$20,203
California:

$17,349
Number of discharges: 59
This Hospital:

3.25%
State:

0.83%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$71,280
State:

$141,530
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$32,456
State:

$28,554
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.49%
California:

0.56%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent with Major Complications or 4+ Vessels/Stents
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$123,220
State:

$166,637
Average Total Payments
Here:

$34,668
State:

$28,878
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.61%
State:

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

$101,568
California:

$102,086
Average Total Payments
Here:

$21,496
State:

$16,769
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.77%
California:

1.40%
Psychoses
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,126
State:

$24,503
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,094
California:

$8,916
Number of discharges: 377
Here:

20.74%
California:

2.32%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$40,915
California:

$54,654
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,767
California:

$11,520
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

1.43%
State:

0.36%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$30,516
California:

$35,878
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,745
State:

$7,039
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

2.09%
State:

1.21%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$45,242
State:

$48,439
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,291
State:

$8,967
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

2.04%
State:

1.90%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$50,281
State:

$72,128
Average Total Payments
Here:

$18,167
California:

$14,548
Number of discharges: 72
This Hospital:

3.96%
California:

1.48%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$60,997
State:

$70,949
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,569
State:

$12,543
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.77%
State:

1.04%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$81,785
California:

$101,885
Average Total Payments
Here:

$21,843
California:

$17,925
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

1.32%
California:

1.30%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$224,141
California:

$262,024
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$56,567
California:

$48,700
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.99%
State:

0.44%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$97,069
California:

$120,888
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$26,817
State:

$21,006
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.99%
State:

0.92%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,169
California:

$38,752
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,211
State:

$6,932
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.72%
State:

0.59%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis with Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$244,661
California:

$277,564
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$67,401
State:

$53,075
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.94%
State:

0.64%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$85,799
California:

$90,173
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$21,679
California:

$16,748
Number of discharges: 120
This Hospital:

6.60%
California:

7.21%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$41,149
State:

$50,385
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,534
State:

$9,612
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

1.16%
State:

2.35%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,530
State:

$48,755
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,106
State:

$8,695
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

1.05%
California:

2.75%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$69,850
State:

$70,362
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,375
State:

$12,496
Number of discharges: 30
Here:

1.65%
California:

1.89%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,688
California:

$37,038
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,894
California:

$6,233
Number of discharges: 48
This Hospital:

2.64%
State:

1.60%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$36,021
California:

$37,396
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,047
California:

$6,120
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

1.60%
State:

0.94%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 17%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

9%
California:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

26%
California:

21%
Always
Here:

65%
California:

72%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

10%
California:

6%
Usually
Here:

20%
State:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

70%
State:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

14%
California:

13%
Usually
Here:

29%
State:

28%
Always
This Hospital:

57%
California:

59%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

11%
State:

8%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
State:

25%
Always
Here:

67%
State:

67%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

24%
State:

23%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
California:

19%
Always
This Hospital:

57%
California:

58%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

16%
California:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

24%
California:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

60%
California:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

15%
California:

18%
Usually
Here:

32%
State:

33%
Always
This Hospital:

53%
California:

49%

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

Yes
Here:

78%
California:

81%
No
Here:

22%
California:

19%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

10%
State:

10%
7 or 8
Here:

23%
California:

24%
9 or 10
Here:

67%
State:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

6%
California:

7%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

28%
California:

24%
Yes, definitely
Here:

66%
California:

69%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.171%
California:

0.625%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

0.684%
California:

0.530%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

0.342%
State:

0.608%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

96.0%
California:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

98.0%
State:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

92.0%
State:

96.8%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

98.5%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
California:

99.6%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

97.0%
State:

97.5%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
State:

98.9%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

99.0%
State:

96.2%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

98.0%
California:

93.5%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
California:

99.4%

Pneumonia

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

88.0%
California:

96.1%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

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

100.0%
State:

98.1%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

97.0%
California:

95.9%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

96.0%
California:

94.3%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

96.0%
State:

95.8%

Children's Asthma

Percent of Children Who Received Reliever Medication While Hospitalized for Asthma
Here:

100.0%
State:

100.0%
Percent of Children Who Received Systemic Corticosteroid Medication While Hospitalized for Asthma
This Hospital:

100.0%
California:

99.5%
Percent of Children and their Caregivers Who Received a Home Management Plan of Care Document While Hospitalized for Asthma
This Hospital:

100.0%
California:

85.8%

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:

98.1%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

94.0%
California:

96.3%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

97.0%
State:

98.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

91.0%
State:

96.0%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

96.0%
California:

96.9%
Percent of all Heart Surgery Patients whose blood sugar is kept under good control in the days right after surgery
This Hospital:

96.0%
California:

94.7%
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%
California:

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

74.0%
California:

93.9%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

88.0%
California:

96.1%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

89.0%
State:

95.1%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

93.0%
California:

95.5%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
California:

99.6%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

13.6%
State:

14.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

8.6%
State:

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

9.9%
California:

11.7%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

18.8%
California:

19.3%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

23.3%
California:

24.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

18.1%
California:

18.3%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

5.000%
California:

8.180%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.143%
California:

0.170%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.015%
State:

0.043%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

12.900%
State:

5.492%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
Here:

1.500%
State:

1.898%

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