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Address
1 AMALIA DRIVE
BUCKHANNON, WV, 26201
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (304) 472-2000

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

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

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

$8,348
State:

$8,528
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,554
State:

$3,482
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

8.74%
West Virginia:

1.87%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,246
State:

$9,955
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,077
State:

$4,934
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

7.28%
West Virginia:

2.14%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,410
West Virginia:

$9,702
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,507
West Virginia:

$4,286
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

11.65%
West Virginia:

3.30%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,592
West Virginia:

$11,121
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,489
State:

$4,399
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

10.19%
West Virginia:

3.99%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,567
West Virginia:

$13,518
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,448
State:

$6,064
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

5.34%
West Virginia:

3.11%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,729
State:

$9,106
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,202
West Virginia:

$4,047
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

6.80%
West Virginia:

1.40%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$7,781
West Virginia:

$10,257
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,785
State:

$4,701
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

9.22%
West Virginia:

3.45%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,173
State:

$33,555
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,167
West Virginia:

$12,548
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

6.31%
West Virginia:

4.22%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,266
West Virginia:

$9,782
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,200
State:

$4,200
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

10.19%
West Virginia:

1.96%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,971
State:

$14,392
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,323
West Virginia:

$6,029
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

11.65%
West Virginia:

3.71%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,222
State:

$9,911
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,360
State:

$4,263
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

12.62%
West Virginia:

1.55%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Anatomical Laboratory Services
  • Anesthesia Services
  • CT Scanner Services
  • Chemotherapy Services
  • Clinical Laboratory Services
  • Dedicated Emergency Department Services
  • Diagnostic Radiology Services
  • Dietary Services
  • Emergency Services
  • Home Health Services
  • Hospice Services
  • ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
  • ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
  • ICU - Surgical Services
  • Inpatient Surgical Services
  • Long Term Care (Swing-Beds) Services
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri) Services
  • Neonatal Nursery Services
  • Obstetric Services
  • Operating Room Services
  • Organ Transplant Services
  • Orthopedic Surgery Services
  • Outpatient Services
  • Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
  • Pediatric Services
  • Pharmacy Services
  • Physical Therapy Services
  • Postoperative Recovery Room Services
  • Respiratory Care Services
  • Social Services
  • Therapeutic Radiology Services

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 15.30
Registered Professional Nurses : 78.20
Other Salaried Personnel : 178.80
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 4.60
Physical Therapists : 3.10
Registered Pharmacists : 3.90
Respiratory Therapists : 1.80
Medical Social Workers : 2.10
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 3.70
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 11.80

Number Of Beds

Total: 95
Total Certified: 95
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 26

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys: Between 100 and 299
Survey Response Rate: 30%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

4%
State:

6%
Usually
This Hospital:

16%
West Virginia:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

80%
West Virginia:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

3%
West Virginia:

4%
Usually
Here:

10%
State:

14%
Always
Here:

87%
West Virginia:

82%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
State:

12%
Usually
This Hospital:

20%
West Virginia:

23%
Always
Here:

75%
State:

65%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
West Virginia:

8%
Usually
This Hospital:

21%
West Virginia:

23%
Always
This Hospital:

74%
State:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

17%
West Virginia:

20%
Usually
Here:

16%
West Virginia:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

67%
State:

62%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

7%
West Virginia:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
State:

18%
Always
Here:

71%
State:

73%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
West Virginia:

13%
Usually
This Hospital:

31%
West Virginia:

32%
Always
This Hospital:

61%
West Virginia:

55%

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

Yes
Here:

88%
State:

83%
No
This Hospital:

12%
State:

17%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

7%
State:

11%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

18%
State:

24%
9 or 10
Here:

75%
West Virginia:

65%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

3%
West Virginia:

6%
Yes, probably
Here:

25%
State:

29%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

72%
West Virginia:

65%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

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

15
West Virginia:

11
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

96.9%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
West Virginia:

98.4%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

76.0%
West Virginia:

91.6%

Pneumonia

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

98.0%
West Virginia:

95.2%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

94.0%
West Virginia:

96.0%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

82.0%
State:

98.3%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

88.0%
West Virginia:

93.3%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

92.0%
State:

93.2%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

96.0%
State:

95.7%

Surgery

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

96.0%
West Virginia:

98.3%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

96.0%
State:

96.1%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

94.0%
West Virginia:

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

73.0%
West Virginia:

95.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

76.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
West Virginia:

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

94.0%
State:

94.5%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

100.0%
West Virginia:

95.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

100.0%
State:

94.8%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

88.0%
West Virginia:

93.8%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
West Virginia:

98.9%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

12.0%
West Virginia:

11.6%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

14.4%
State:

12.3%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

23.9%
State:

25.6%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

17.9%
State:

19.6%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

5.800%
State:

8.958%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.625%
West Virginia:

0.275%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.021%
West Virginia:

0.071%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

8.800%
State:

5.768%

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