ST JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL - PHILADELPHIA, PA

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Addresss:
1600 WEST GIRARD AVENUE
PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19130
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (215) 787-2000

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

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 14.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 162.00
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 1.00
Dieticians : 1.00
Occupational Therapists : 1.00
Physical Therapists : 2.00
Registered Pharmacists : 10.00
Respiratory Therapists : 16.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 1.00
Physicians : 16.00
Medical Social Workers : 5.00
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 1.00
Physician Assistants : 5.00
Nurse Practitioners: 1.00
Residents (Physicians) : 3.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 146
Total Certified: 120
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 57

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Alcohol And/Or Drug Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
CT Scanner Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dedicated Emergency Department Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Opthalmic Surgery Services
Orthopedic Surgery Services
Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Speech Pathology Services
Therapeutic Radiology Services

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

99.4%

Heart Failure

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

75.0%
State:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

81.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

42.0%
State:

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

85.0%
Pennsylvania:

99.4%

Pneumonia

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

85.0%
State:

96.6%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

86.0%
State:

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

76.0%
State:

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

87.0%
State:

95.7%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

61.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

64.0%
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:

62.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

54.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

85.0%
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
This Hospital:

91.0%
State:

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

93.0%
Pennsylvania:

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:

83.0%
Pennsylvania:

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

63.0%
State:

95.6%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

68.0%
State:

99.8%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

14.9%
State:

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

10.8%
State:

10.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

10.2%
State:

11.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

25.8%
Pennsylvania:

24.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

21.1%
Pennsylvania:

18.6%

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

Alcohol/Drug Abuse or Dependence without Rehabilitation Therapy without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,106
State:

$16,644
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,213
Pennsylvania:

$4,858
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

6.58%
Pennsylvania:

0.41%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,716
Pennsylvania:

$21,833
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,050
State:

$5,569
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

3.04%
Pennsylvania:

2.29%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,847
State:

$21,791
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,102
State:

$3,879
Number of discharges: 55
Here:

9.27%
Pennsylvania:

1.55%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,614
State:

$29,850
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,020
Pennsylvania:

$6,479
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

4.38%
Pennsylvania:

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

$46,499
State:

$35,841
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,194
Pennsylvania:

$7,862
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

4.05%
Pennsylvania:

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

$15,091
State:

$21,975
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,317
State:

$4,841
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

2.70%
State:

1.72%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,682
Pennsylvania:

$27,059
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,742
Pennsylvania:

$5,943
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

2.70%
State:

0.68%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,421
Pennsylvania:

$24,456
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,699
State:

$4,986
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

3.20%
State:

3.72%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,302
State:

$29,163
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,869
State:

$6,918
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

5.23%
State:

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

$38,404
Pennsylvania:

$40,714
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,587
Pennsylvania:

$9,817
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

4.72%
Pennsylvania:

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

$33,541
State:

$20,243
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,772
Pennsylvania:

$4,587
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.85%
Pennsylvania:

1.61%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$47,555
State:

$33,452
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,361
Pennsylvania:

$7,881
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

2.36%
State:

1.01%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$30,909
State:

$23,346
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,430
Pennsylvania:

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

6.58%
Pennsylvania:

2.94%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,841
State:

$21,864
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,492
State:

$4,771
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

3.37%
State:

2.03%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,392
Pennsylvania:

$22,998
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,199
Pennsylvania:

$4,685
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.85%
Pennsylvania:

0.37%
Psychoses
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$54,121
Pennsylvania:

$19,685
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,869
State:

$6,362
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

2.70%
Pennsylvania:

0.98%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$47,726
State:

$29,333
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,953
Pennsylvania:

$7,034
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

4.22%
Pennsylvania:

2.33%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$45,795
Pennsylvania:

$43,566
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,173
Pennsylvania:

$11,198
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

2.19%
State:

1.49%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$53,479
Pennsylvania:

$43,448
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,059
Pennsylvania:

$9,800
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.85%
Pennsylvania:

0.82%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$77,488
State:

$54,086
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,984
State:

$12,976
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

3.20%
State:

0.97%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$134,778
Pennsylvania:

$188,023
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$45,887
State:

$38,405
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

2.19%
State:

0.36%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$58,733
Pennsylvania:

$74,959
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,876
Pennsylvania:

$16,074
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

2.19%
State:

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

$21,079
Pennsylvania:

$28,738
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,177
Pennsylvania:

$5,717
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

3.20%
State:

0.75%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis with Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$111,857
Pennsylvania:

$201,554
Average Total Payments
Here:

$48,476
Pennsylvania:

$42,480
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.85%
State:

0.26%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$101,357
Pennsylvania:

$50,114
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$23,222
Pennsylvania:

$12,705
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

2.70%
Pennsylvania:

3.92%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$40,789
Pennsylvania:

$29,567
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,883
Pennsylvania:

$6,703
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

3.04%
State:

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

$50,120
Pennsylvania:

$41,229
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,307
Pennsylvania:

$9,510
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

3.88%
State:

1.78%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,009
State:

$23,856
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,632
Pennsylvania:

$4,892
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

4.89%
State:

2.49%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.347%
Pennsylvania:

0.389%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
Here:

0.347%
Pennsylvania:

0.316%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 9%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

21%
Pennsylvania:

5%
Usually
Here:

18%
State:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

61%
Pennsylvania:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

12%
Pennsylvania:

5%
Usually
Here:

14%
Pennsylvania:

16%
Always
Here:

74%
State:

79%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

42%
State:

10%
Usually
Here:

21%
Pennsylvania:

26%
Always
This Hospital:

37%
Pennsylvania:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

21%
Pennsylvania:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
State:

24%
Always
Here:

57%
Pennsylvania:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

34%
Pennsylvania:

21%
Usually
This Hospital:

16%
State:

19%
Always
Here:

50%
State:

60%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

21%
State:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
State:

20%
Always
Here:

57%
State:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

25%
Pennsylvania:

14%
Usually
Here:

26%
State:

34%
Always
This Hospital:

49%
Pennsylvania:

52%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

70%
State:

83%
No
This Hospital:

30%
State:

17%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

31%
State:

10%
7 or 8
Here:

27%
State:

24%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

42%
State:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

25%
Pennsylvania:

5%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

38%
Pennsylvania:

28%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

37%
State:

67%

User Contributions:

Rich B
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Jun 21, 2012 @ 10:22 pm
Does this site show any data about Hospice / Home Care?

Do you know where I can find data about where Hospitals refer patients for Hospice / Home Care?

Thank You

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