GROVE CITY MEDICAL CENTER - GROVE CITY, PA

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Addresss:
631 NORTH BROAD STREET EXT.
GROVE CITY, PA, 16127
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (724) 450-7000

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

Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 11.20
Registered Professional Nurses : 94.70
Other Salaried Personnel : 229.40
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 5.00
Dieticians : 1.20
Occupational Therapists : 1.30
Physical Therapists : 6.10
Registered Pharmacists : 3.10
Respiratory Therapists : 8.10
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 1.00
Physicians : 1.00
Medical Social Workers : 2.00
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 10.80
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 2.90
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 11.50
Nurse Practitioners: 1.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 95
Total Certified: 58

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
CT Scanner Services
Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Services
Chemotherapy Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dedicated Emergency Department Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripter Services
Home Health Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri) Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Opthalmic Surgery Services
Orthopedic Surgery Services
Outpatient Rehabilitation 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

Process of Care

Heart Attack

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

7
Pennsylvania:

9
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack were transferred to another hospital
Here:

48
State:

72
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
Here:

99.0%
State:

96.6%

Heart Failure

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

98.0%
State:

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

92.0%
Pennsylvania:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

100.0%
Pennsylvania:

93.4%

Pneumonia

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

97.0%
State:

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

100.0%
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)
Here:

90.0%
State:

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

91.0%
State:

94.1%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

98.0%
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:

100.0%
State:

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

97.0%
State:

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

99.0%
State:

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:

86.0%
State:

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

86.0%
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%
State:

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

92.0%
Pennsylvania:

95.6%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

97.0%
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:

100.0%
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
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.8%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

11.7%
State:

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

13.0%
State:

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

23.0%
State:

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

17.6%
Pennsylvania:

18.6%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

1.540%
State:

0.708%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

0.770%
Pennsylvania:

0.389%

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

Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,348
State:

$29,111
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,019
Pennsylvania:

$5,893
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

3.68%
State:

0.63%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,640
Pennsylvania:

$17,588
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,398
Pennsylvania:

$3,835
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

5.02%
Pennsylvania:

1.86%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,109
State:

$21,833
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,985
Pennsylvania:

$5,569
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

5.02%
State:

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

$17,116
Pennsylvania:

$29,850
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,376
State:

$6,479
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

5.69%
State:

2.15%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,448
Pennsylvania:

$21,975
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,291
State:

$4,841
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

6.02%
Pennsylvania:

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

$11,700
State:

$24,456
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,189
Pennsylvania:

$4,986
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

5.02%
Pennsylvania:

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

$11,593
State:

$29,883
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,797
Pennsylvania:

$6,883
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

4.68%
State:

2.08%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,890
State:

$29,163
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,907
State:

$6,918
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

4.68%
State:

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

$24,259
Pennsylvania:

$40,714
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,024
Pennsylvania:

$9,817
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

5.02%
State:

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

$9,567
Pennsylvania:

$20,243
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,924
Pennsylvania:

$4,587
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

5.02%
State:

1.61%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,690
State:

$51,161
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,599
Pennsylvania:

$12,050
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

5.02%
Pennsylvania:

1.07%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,677
State:

$23,346
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,431
State:

$5,274
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

9.36%
State:

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

$25,961
Pennsylvania:

$51,015
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,378
State:

$13,679
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

7.02%
Pennsylvania:

5.31%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,131
Pennsylvania:

$21,864
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,113
Pennsylvania:

$4,771
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

6.35%
State:

2.03%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,352
State:

$26,165
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,741
Pennsylvania:

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

4.01%
Pennsylvania:

1.18%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,718
Pennsylvania:

$74,959
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,454
State:

$16,074
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

3.68%
State:

0.96%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,918
State:

$29,567
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,885
Pennsylvania:

$6,703
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

6.35%
State:

2.73%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,261
Pennsylvania:

$21,186
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,223
Pennsylvania:

$4,668
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

4.01%
Pennsylvania:

1.11%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,119
State:

$23,856
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,263
Pennsylvania:

$4,892
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

4.35%
State:

2.49%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

9.800%
Pennsylvania:

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

0.178%
State:

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

8.200%
Pennsylvania:

5.987%

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:

3%
Pennsylvania:

5%
Usually
Here:

19%
Pennsylvania:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

78%
Pennsylvania:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

4%
State:

5%
Usually
Here:

16%
State:

16%
Always
This Hospital:

80%
Pennsylvania:

79%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
Pennsylvania:

10%
Usually
This Hospital:

31%
State:

26%
Always
Here:

60%
State:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

7%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

29%
Pennsylvania:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

64%
State:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

17%
State:

21%
Usually
This Hospital:

21%
Pennsylvania:

19%
Always
Here:

62%
Pennsylvania:

60%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

7%
Pennsylvania:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
Pennsylvania:

20%
Always
This Hospital:

74%
Pennsylvania:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

12%
Pennsylvania:

14%
Usually
This Hospital:

39%
State:

34%
Always
This Hospital:

49%
Pennsylvania:

52%

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

Yes
Here:

88%
Pennsylvania:

83%
No
This Hospital:

12%
Pennsylvania:

17%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

8%
Pennsylvania:

10%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

28%
State:

24%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

64%
Pennsylvania:

66%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

4%
State:

5%
Yes, probably
Here:

30%
Pennsylvania:

28%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

66%
State:

67%

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