UAMS MEDICAL CENTER - LITTLE ROCK, AR

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Addresss:
4301 WEST MARKHAM STREET MAIL SLOT 612
LITTLE ROCK, AR, 72205
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (501) 686-5000

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Government - State
Emergency Services: Yes

Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 58.25
Registered Professional Nurses : 723.50
Other Salaried Personnel : 1744.25
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 1.00
Dieticians : 4.75
Occupational Therapists : 6.75
Physical Therapists : 13.00
Registered Pharmacists : 51.75
Respiratory Therapists : 46.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 2.50
Medical Social Workers : 17.75

Number Of Beds
Total: 400
Total Certified: 400

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Blood Bank Services
Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Services
Certified Trauma Center Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dental Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Home Health Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Neonatal Nursery Services
Obstetric Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Optometric Services
Organ Bank Services
Organ Transplant 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

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.153%
State:

0.772%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.916%
State:

0.471%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
Here:

0.153%
State:

0.527%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
This Hospital:

0.076%
Arkansas:

0.207%
Signs of Uncontrolled Blood Sugar
Here:

0.076%
State:

0.166%
Air Bubble in the Bloodstream
This Hospital:

0.076%
Arkansas:

0.076%

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

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

$14,678
State:

$20,225
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,269
Arkansas:

$6,732
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.42%
State:

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

$29,097
Arkansas:

$29,117
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,510
State:

$10,557
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

1.18%
State:

0.75%
Alcohol/Drug Abuse or Dependence without Rehabilitation Therapy without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,071
State:

$11,262
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,918
State:

$3,964
Number of discharges: 36
Here:

1.15%
Arkansas:

0.26%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,680
Arkansas:

$14,064
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,144
Arkansas:

$4,885
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

0.86%
Arkansas:

1.39%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,387
State:

$22,572
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,819
State:

$7,242
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.58%
Arkansas:

0.80%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,453
State:

$9,784
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,435
State:

$3,320
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.67%
Arkansas:

1.87%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,187
Arkansas:

$14,876
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,218
State:

$4,890
Number of discharges: 40
This Hospital:

1.28%
Arkansas:

1.65%
Cervical Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,680
State:

$30,257
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,349
Arkansas:

$11,988
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.45%
State:

0.46%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,520
Arkansas:

$11,787
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,152
Arkansas:

$3,218
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.45%
State:

1.39%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,155
Arkansas:

$16,636
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,125
Arkansas:

$5,641
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

0.99%
Arkansas:

1.98%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,439
Arkansas:

$20,478
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,399
State:

$6,847
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

0.89%
Arkansas:

2.04%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$6,801
State:

$13,025
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,592
State:

$4,289
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.54%
State:

1.89%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,086
Arkansas:

$23,818
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,386
State:

$6,292
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.64%
State:

2.74%
Cranial and Peripheral Nerve Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,093
Arkansas:

$16,498
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,586
State:

$5,398
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.58%
State:

0.19%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,581
State:

$16,841
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,088
State:

$6,059
Number of discharges: 68
Here:

2.17%
State:

0.28%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,173
State:

$14,900
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,294
State:

$4,898
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

0.99%
State:

0.65%
Disorders of Pancreas Except Malignancy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,826
State:

$21,525
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,838
State:

$6,105
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

0.70%
State:

0.28%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,112
State:

$25,413
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,388
Arkansas:

$7,064
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

1.12%
State:

0.51%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,828
State:

$15,315
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,334
State:

$4,305
Number of discharges: 97
This Hospital:

3.10%
Arkansas:

3.62%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,453
State:

$20,408
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,980
State:

$5,982
Number of discharges: 51
This Hospital:

1.63%
State:

1.92%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,328
State:

$34,461
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,219
State:

$10,335
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

0.83%
Arkansas:

0.61%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$8,832
State:

$13,426
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,558
Arkansas:

$4,268
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.48%
State:

0.44%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,222
Arkansas:

$17,370
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,165
State:

$5,570
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

1.09%
State:

0.70%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,316
State:

$17,465
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,735
Arkansas:

$5,859
Number of discharges: 53
Here:

1.69%
Arkansas:

3.17%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,876
Arkansas:

$28,268
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,289
State:

$8,662
Number of discharges: 69
Here:

2.21%
Arkansas:

2.18%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$7,309
Arkansas:

$12,406
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,311
State:

$3,978
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.48%
Arkansas:

1.65%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$36,820
Arkansas:

$33,459
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,423
Arkansas:

$10,641
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.67%
Arkansas:

1.16%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$72,640
Arkansas:

$102,247
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$38,059
State:

$32,986
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

0.80%
State:

0.35%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,698
Arkansas:

$18,643
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,455
State:

$6,646
Number of discharges: 78
Here:

2.49%
State:

1.69%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,591
State:

$31,614
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,855
Arkansas:

$10,900
Number of discharges: 61
Here:

1.95%
Arkansas:

0.76%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,773
Arkansas:

$15,028
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,175
Arkansas:

$4,813
Number of discharges: 56
This Hospital:

1.79%
State:

0.87%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,744
State:

$21,323
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,730
Arkansas:

$7,028
Number of discharges: 38
This Hospital:

1.21%
Arkansas:

0.79%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,403
Arkansas:

$13,623
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,144
Arkansas:

$4,576
Number of discharges: 91
Here:

2.91%
State:

3.21%
Major Cardiovasc Procedures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$56,485
State:

$61,790
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$24,321
Arkansas:

$18,094
Number of discharges: 30
Here:

0.96%
Arkansas:

0.55%
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,773
State:

$23,537
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,158
Arkansas:

$7,555
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.54%
Arkansas:

0.22%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,971
Arkansas:

$37,206
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,350
Arkansas:

$12,038
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

1.37%
State:

6.27%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$42,969
Arkansas:

$50,771
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,517
Arkansas:

$15,401
Number of discharges: 51
Here:

1.63%
State:

0.86%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$136,220
Arkansas:

$102,329
Average Total Payments
Here:

$57,326
State:

$31,673
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.74%
State:

0.53%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,099
State:

$15,160
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,328
State:

$4,855
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

1.02%
Arkansas:

0.72%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,558
Arkansas:

$22,497
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,112
State:

$6,883
Number of discharges: 38
This Hospital:

1.21%
State:

0.71%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,909
State:

$12,527
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,292
State:

$4,040
Number of discharges: 61
Here:

1.95%
Arkansas:

2.37%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,198
State:

$16,570
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,532
State:

$5,827
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

0.86%
Arkansas:

0.22%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,658
State:

$36,200
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,996
Arkansas:

$11,292
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

1.25%
Arkansas:

0.60%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,507
Arkansas:

$17,766
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,233
Arkansas:

$6,059
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

1.05%
Arkansas:

0.36%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,077
State:

$17,410
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,335
Arkansas:

$6,184
Number of discharges: 36
Here:

1.15%
State:

0.21%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,578
State:

$29,425
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,545
Arkansas:

$9,794
Number of discharges: 39
Here:

1.25%
Arkansas:

0.19%
Other Vascular Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$44,492
State:

$53,930
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,936
State:

$14,403
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.12%
State:

0.47%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$57,432
State:

$65,909
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$26,422
State:

$18,975
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

0.74%
State:

0.31%
Other Vascular Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,307
Arkansas:

$41,080
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,363
Arkansas:

$9,088
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.64%
State:

0.64%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Non-Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$31,440
State:

$48,325
Average Total Payments
Here:

$13,739
State:

$10,231
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.38%
State:

1.04%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,041
State:

$17,399
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,528
Arkansas:

$5,599
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.54%
Arkansas:

0.42%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$8,594
State:

$11,145
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,067
State:

$3,788
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.54%
State:

0.26%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,717
State:

$28,850
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,725
State:

$9,293
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.67%
State:

0.16%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,266
State:

$12,235
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,670
Arkansas:

$3,751
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

0.96%
State:

0.52%
Psychoses
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,463
State:

$14,611
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,195
Arkansas:

$5,531
Number of discharges: 226
Here:

7.22%
State:

1.88%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,215
Arkansas:

$23,064
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,515
State:

$7,571
Number of discharges: 32
This Hospital:

1.02%
State:

1.58%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,416
Arkansas:

$18,144
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,297
State:

$6,201
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.58%
State:

0.43%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,672
Arkansas:

$24,038
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,971
Arkansas:

$7,745
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.51%
Arkansas:

0.29%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,077
Arkansas:

$15,818
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,273
State:

$4,830
Number of discharges: 62
Here:

1.98%
Arkansas:

1.41%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,825
Arkansas:

$18,999
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,912
Arkansas:

$6,047
Number of discharges: 132
This Hospital:

4.22%
Arkansas:

1.85%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,555
State:

$31,360
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,558
Arkansas:

$10,155
Number of discharges: 108
This Hospital:

3.45%
State:

1.26%
Renal Failure without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$8,437
Arkansas:

$11,316
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,076
State:

$4,055
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.74%
Arkansas:

0.19%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$42,227
Arkansas:

$22,441
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,340
State:

$8,489
Number of discharges: 31
Here:

0.99%
State:

0.99%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$49,294
Arkansas:

$32,428
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,275
Arkansas:

$11,614
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

0.93%
State:

0.98%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$95,897
State:

$97,648
Average Total Payments
Here:

$41,461
State:

$31,357
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.58%
State:

0.38%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$43,034
State:

$42,898
Average Total Payments
Here:

$20,632
State:

$13,634
Number of discharges: 50
Here:

1.60%
State:

0.95%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,986
Arkansas:

$14,719
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,950
Arkansas:

$4,754
Number of discharges: 66
This Hospital:

2.11%
Arkansas:

0.47%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis with Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$114,254
State:

$101,679
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$48,221
Arkansas:

$35,220
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.54%
Arkansas:

0.18%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$43,420
Arkansas:

$31,667
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,378
Arkansas:

$11,118
Number of discharges: 132
Here:

4.22%
Arkansas:

3.87%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,706
State:

$19,156
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,508
Arkansas:

$6,658
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.09%
Arkansas:

1.65%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,270
State:

$12,542
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,218
State:

$3,972
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.74%
Arkansas:

0.60%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,424
Arkansas:

$19,585
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,243
Arkansas:

$5,984
Number of discharges: 106
This Hospital:

3.39%
State:

3.51%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$49,929
Arkansas:

$29,919
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,097
Arkansas:

$8,721
Number of discharges: 68
Here:

2.17%
Arkansas:

1.84%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$8,682
State:

$14,647
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,359
Arkansas:

$4,171
Number of discharges: 30
Here:

0.96%
State:

1.79%
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$64,530
State:

$63,821
Average Total Payments
Here:

$29,228
State:

$22,610
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.42%
Arkansas:

0.91%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$45,349
State:

$15,348
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,391
State:

$4,495
Number of discharges: 31
Here:

0.99%
Arkansas:

1.19%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 25%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
Arkansas:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

20%
Arkansas:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

74%
Arkansas:

78%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
Arkansas:

4%
Usually
This Hospital:

16%
State:

13%
Always
This Hospital:

78%
Arkansas:

83%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

13%
State:

10%
Usually
Here:

29%
State:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

58%
State:

66%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

6%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

26%
State:

23%
Always
This Hospital:

68%
Arkansas:

70%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

19%
Arkansas:

20%
Usually
Here:

19%
Arkansas:

18%
Always
Here:

62%
State:

62%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

14%
Arkansas:

10%
Usually
Here:

21%
State:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

65%
Arkansas:

72%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
State:

8%
Usually
Here:

27%
Arkansas:

27%
Always
This Hospital:

64%
Arkansas:

65%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

82%
State:

81%
No
This Hospital:

18%
State:

19%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

8%
State:

9%
7 or 8
Here:

21%
State:

22%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

71%
State:

69%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

4%
Arkansas:

6%
Yes, probably
Here:

19%
State:

25%
Yes, definitely
Here:

77%
State:

69%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

33.300%
Arkansas:

39.185%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
This Hospital:

11.600%
State:

10.315%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.028%
State:

0.180%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.006%
Arkansas:

0.062%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
This Hospital:

8.400%
State:

4.940%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
Here:

1.800%
Arkansas:

3.184%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

99.0%
State:

98.8%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

98.0%
State:

98.7%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

97.5%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

98.0%
State:

98.4%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

99.0%
State:

100.0%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
This Hospital:

75.0%
State:

90.9%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

94.0%
State:

95.3%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
Arkansas:

97.7%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

93.0%
Arkansas:

96.3%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

98.0%
State:

93.3%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
Arkansas:

99.6%

Pneumonia

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

93.0%
State:

96.3%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

94.0%
State:

97.6%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
Arkansas:

98.6%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

89.0%
Arkansas:

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

85.0%
Arkansas:

93.8%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

95.8%

Surgery

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

97.0%
State:

98.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

92.0%
Arkansas:

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

99.0%
Arkansas:

98.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
Here:

96.0%
State:

96.9%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

100.0%
Arkansas:

97.8%
Percent of all Heart Surgery Patients whose blood sugar is kept under good control in the days right after surgery
This Hospital:

94.0%
Arkansas:

95.5%
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
This Hospital:

90.0%
Arkansas:

91.2%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

96.0%
Arkansas:

95.7%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

96.0%
State:

96.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

83.0%
Arkansas:

96.0%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
Arkansas:

99.6%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

16.5%
Arkansas:

16.1%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

12.1%
State:

12.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

12.6%
Arkansas:

12.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

21.5%
Arkansas:

20.2%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

28.0%
Arkansas:

25.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

19.7%
Arkansas:

19.0%

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