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Address
8800 NORTH TYRON STREET
CHARLOTTE, NC, 28262
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (704) 548-6000

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Government - Hospital District or Authority
Emergency Services: Yes

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

Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,524
North Carolina:

$15,255
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,111
North Carolina:

$5,911
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.07%
State:

0.44%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,899
State:

$14,669
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,107
State:

$5,810
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

2.15%
State:

1.66%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,319
North Carolina:

$22,422
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,342
North Carolina:

$8,780
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

1.86%
North Carolina:

1.07%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,996
State:

$10,855
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,467
North Carolina:

$3,934
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

1.17%
State:

1.74%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,710
State:

$13,979
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,281
State:

$5,681
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

1.76%
North Carolina:

1.56%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,545
State:

$16,598
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,129
North Carolina:

$6,474
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

2.93%
State:

1.95%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,384
State:

$20,025
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,006
State:

$7,977
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

1.66%
State:

2.12%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,253
North Carolina:

$13,090
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,348
State:

$4,841
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.17%
North Carolina:

1.35%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,379
State:

$18,880
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,365
State:

$6,931
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

1.46%
State:

0.41%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,373
North Carolina:

$14,802
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,763
North Carolina:

$5,742
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

2.64%
State:

0.86%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,675
State:

$22,492
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,710
North Carolina:

$8,308
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.07%
North Carolina:

0.69%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,166
State:

$14,805
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,560
State:

$5,010
Number of discharges: 56
Here:

5.47%
North Carolina:

3.29%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,344
State:

$17,587
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,444
State:

$6,877
Number of discharges: 55
This Hospital:

5.37%
State:

2.04%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,949
North Carolina:

$30,201
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,153
State:

$12,281
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

1.46%
North Carolina:

0.73%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,883
North Carolina:

$16,501
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,754
North Carolina:

$6,542
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

1.07%
North Carolina:

0.62%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,615
State:

$12,805
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,019
North Carolina:

$4,533
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.07%
State:

0.46%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,480
North Carolina:

$16,617
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,129
North Carolina:

$6,986
Number of discharges: 37
Here:

3.61%
North Carolina:

3.07%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,948
State:

$23,957
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,432
North Carolina:

$10,019
Number of discharges: 42
This Hospital:

4.10%
North Carolina:

3.02%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,163
State:

$12,262
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,481
State:

$4,640
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

1.66%
State:

1.14%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$43,655
State:

$36,549
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,945
North Carolina:

$12,287
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.17%
North Carolina:

1.15%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,854
State:

$21,044
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,848
North Carolina:

$7,833
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

2.44%
State:

1.70%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,928
North Carolina:

$16,936
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,877
State:

$5,642
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

1.37%
State:

0.90%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,788
State:

$14,052
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,605
State:

$5,326
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

3.42%
State:

2.46%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$48,833
North Carolina:

$42,293
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,887
State:

$13,554
Number of discharges: 66
This Hospital:

6.45%
State:

6.15%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,236
North Carolina:

$19,995
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,718
North Carolina:

$8,055
Number of discharges: 28
This Hospital:

2.73%
State:

0.85%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,298
State:

$13,158
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,247
State:

$4,790
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

2.15%
North Carolina:

1.96%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,913
State:

$18,330
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,055
State:

$7,138
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

1.17%
State:

0.55%
Other Kidney and Urinary Tract Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,186
State:

$25,965
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,972
North Carolina:

$11,967
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

1.56%
State:

0.39%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,957
State:

$21,562
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,828
State:

$8,579
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

3.03%
State:

1.96%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,278
State:

$18,944
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,710
North Carolina:

$7,213
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

1.76%
North Carolina:

0.57%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$25,546
State:

$22,881
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,692
State:

$9,162
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.07%
North Carolina:

0.41%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,643
North Carolina:

$14,717
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,874
North Carolina:

$5,673
Number of discharges: 33
This Hospital:

3.22%
North Carolina:

1.29%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,010
State:

$16,705
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,047
State:

$6,949
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

4.39%
North Carolina:

2.38%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,024
State:

$26,632
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,071
North Carolina:

$11,435
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

2.54%
North Carolina:

1.71%
Renal Failure without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,618
State:

$11,357
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,536
State:

$4,583
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

1.07%
North Carolina:

0.30%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,321
State:

$45,134
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$15,624
North Carolina:

$16,101
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

1.37%
North Carolina:

0.98%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,849
North Carolina:

$32,059
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,009
North Carolina:

$12,838
Number of discharges: 81
Here:

7.91%
North Carolina:

5.09%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,525
North Carolina:

$19,865
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,456
State:

$7,684
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

3.03%
North Carolina:

1.78%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,056
North Carolina:

$17,495
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,316
North Carolina:

$6,811
Number of discharges: 40
Here:

3.91%
State:

2.26%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,148
North Carolina:

$25,424
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,559
State:

$9,800
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

1.46%
North Carolina:

2.12%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Anatomical Laboratory Services
  • Anesthesia Services
  • Blood Bank Services
  • Clinical Laboratory Services
  • Diagnostic Radiology Services
  • Dietary Services
  • Emergency Services
  • ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
  • ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
  • Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
  • Inpatient Surgical Services
  • Obstetric Services
  • Occupational Therapy Services
  • Operating Room Services
  • Organ Transplant Services
  • Outpatient Services
  • Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
  • Pediatric Services
  • Pharmacy Services
  • Physical Therapy Services
  • Postoperative Recovery Room Services
  • Psychiatric Services
  • Respiratory Care Services
  • Social Services
  • Speech Pathology Services
  • Therapeutic Radiology Services

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 3.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 170.25
Other Salaried Personnel : 255.50
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 13.50
Dieticians : 1.00
Occupational Therapists : 1.50
Physical Therapists : 3.25
Registered Pharmacists : 4.25
Respiratory Therapists : 12.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 1.00
Medical Social Workers : 2.00

Number Of Beds

Total: 130
Total Certified: 130

Use of Medical Imaging

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

34.300%
State:

33.381%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.058%
North Carolina:

0.085%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
This Hospital:

2.700%
North Carolina:

5.566%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

1.600%
State:

2.465%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 30%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

3%
State:

4%
Usually
This Hospital:

14%
State:

16%
Always
This Hospital:

83%
State:

80%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

2%
North Carolina:

4%
Usually
This Hospital:

13%
State:

13%
Always
Here:

85%
North Carolina:

83%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
State:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

24%
State:

24%
Always
Here:

67%
State:

67%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

21%
North Carolina:

22%
Always
This Hospital:

74%
North Carolina:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

17%
State:

19%
Usually
Here:

13%
State:

16%
Always
Here:

70%
North Carolina:

65%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

9%
State:

10%
Usually
Here:

19%
North Carolina:

19%
Always
This Hospital:

72%
State:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

7%
State:

9%
Usually
Here:

28%
North Carolina:

28%
Always
This Hospital:

65%
North Carolina:

63%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

87%
State:

84%
No
Here:

13%
North Carolina:

16%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

6%
North Carolina:

7%
7 or 8
Here:

15%
State:

23%
9 or 10
Here:

79%
State:

70%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

2%
State:

5%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

20%
North Carolina:

24%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

78%
State:

71%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.4%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.5%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.5%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
This Hospital:

5
State:

8
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack were transferred to another hospital
Here:

36
State:

49
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
Here:

98.0%
North Carolina:

96.2%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

98.3%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
North Carolina:

99.5%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

100.0%
North Carolina:

97.3%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

99.0%
State:

93.8%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.7%

Pneumonia

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

93.0%
North Carolina:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

97.0%
North Carolina:

96.7%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.3%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

100.0%
State:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

100.0%
State:

95.4%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

98.0%
North Carolina:

97.2%

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:

98.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

95.0%
North Carolina:

97.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.0%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

98.0%
North Carolina:

97.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

98.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
North Carolina:

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

92.0%
State:

96.0%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

97.6%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

99.0%
State:

97.7%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

99.0%
North Carolina:

96.7%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
North Carolina:

99.8%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

16.2%
State:

15.2%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

14.6%
State:

11.5%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

11.9%
State:

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

18.9%
State:

19.6%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

23.0%
North Carolina:

24.1%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

18.6%
State:

18.8%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

0.299%
North Carolina:

0.641%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

0.598%
North Carolina:

0.418%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

0.898%
North Carolina:

0.553%

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