UNITED GENERAL HOSPITAL - SEDRO WOOLLEY, WA

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Addresss:
2000 HOSPITAL DRIVE
SEDRO WOOLLEY, WA, 98284
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (360) 856-6021

Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Government - Hospital District or Authority
Emergency Services: Yes

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 5.60
Registered Professional Nurses : 37.45
Other Salaried Personnel : 142.85
Dieticians : 0.30
Occupational Therapists : 1.80
Physical Therapists : 1.00
Registered Pharmacists : 3.00
Respiratory Therapists : 6.10
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 1.60
Medical Social Workers : 1.60
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 0.80
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 4.00

Number Of Beds
Total: 30
Total Certified: 30
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 10

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Alcohol And/Or Drug Services
Ambulance (Owned) Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Audiology Services
Blood Bank Services
Burn Care Unit Services
CT Scanner Services
Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Services
Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Services
Certified Trauma Center Services
Chemotherapy Services
Child/Adolescent Psychiatric Services
Chiropractice Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dedicated Emergency Department Services
Dental Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Psychiatric Services
Emergency Services
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripter Services
Forensic Psychiatric Services
Geriatric Psychiatric Services
Gerontological Specialty Services
Home Health Services
Hospice Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
ICU - Neonatal Services
ICU - Pediatric Services
ICU - Surgical Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Long Term Care (Swing-Beds) Services
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri) Services
Medicare Certified Transplant Center Services
Neonatal Nursery Services
Neurosurgical Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Opthalmic Surgery Services
Optometric Services
Organ Bank Services
Organ Transplant Services
Orthopedic Surgery Services
Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
Outpatient Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Outppatient Psychiatric Services
Pediatric Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Positron Emission Tomography (Pet) Scan Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Psychiatric Services
Reconstructive Surgery Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Speech Pathology Services
Therapeutic Radiology Services
Urgent Care Center Services

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

100.0%
Washington:

99.3%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
Here:

12
State:

11
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack were transferred to another hospital
This Hospital:

256
State:

74
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

96.9%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
State:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

96.0%
State:

88.9%

Pneumonia

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

98.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

96.0%
State:

96.8%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
Washington:

98.4%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

93.0%
Washington:

95.0%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

100.0%
Washington:

93.0%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

100.0%
Washington:

96.2%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

14.4%
State:

12.7%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

13.3%
State:

12.5%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

22.6%
Washington:

24.0%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

19.3%
State:

17.7%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

38.900%
Washington:

37.691%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
This Hospital:

8.500%
Washington:

8.405%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.065%
Washington:

0.091%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.003%
Washington:

0.016%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

2.600%
State:

4.997%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
Here:

0.700%
Washington:

2.223%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: Between 100 and 299
Survey Response Rate: 33%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
State:

4%
Usually
Here:

20%
State:

20%
Always
Here:

75%
Washington:

76%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
Washington:

4%
Usually
Here:

15%
State:

17%
Always
Here:

80%
State:

79%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
Washington:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
State:

27%
Always
Here:

73%
Washington:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

7%
Washington:

7%
Usually
Here:

23%
State:

24%
Always
Here:

70%
Washington:

69%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

14%
State:

19%
Usually
This Hospital:

20%
Washington:

20%
Always
This Hospital:

66%
State:

61%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

4%
Washington:

8%
Usually
Here:

12%
State:

20%
Always
Here:

84%
State:

72%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

12%
Washington:

13%
Usually
Here:

28%
State:

34%
Always
This Hospital:

60%
State:

53%

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

Yes
Here:

85%
State:

85%
No
This Hospital:

15%
Washington:

15%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

8%
Washington:

8%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

25%
State:

23%
9 or 10
Here:

67%
Washington:

69%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

5%
State:

4%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

22%
State:

23%
Yes, definitely
Here:

73%
State:

73%

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