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Address
4070 HIGHWAY 17 BYPASS
MURRELLS INLET, SC, 29576
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (843) 652-1000

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

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

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

$19,422
South Carolina:

$30,945
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,116
State:

$7,340
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.70%
State:

0.59%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,031
South Carolina:

$45,055
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,169
State:

$11,774
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

0.77%
State:

0.90%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,057
South Carolina:

$25,502
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,866
South Carolina:

$5,127
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.49%
South Carolina:

0.36%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,748
South Carolina:

$15,051
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,200
South Carolina:

$3,759
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

1.05%
South Carolina:

0.43%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,847
State:

$21,305
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,238
South Carolina:

$5,477
Number of discharges: 49
Here:

1.71%
South Carolina:

1.44%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,596
South Carolina:

$33,087
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,191
State:

$8,267
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.66%
State:

0.89%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,771
State:

$14,149
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,067
South Carolina:

$3,700
Number of discharges: 80
This Hospital:

2.80%
South Carolina:

1.74%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,904
South Carolina:

$20,425
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,251
State:

$5,506
Number of discharges: 78
Here:

2.73%
South Carolina:

1.62%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,511
South Carolina:

$17,205
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,287
South Carolina:

$3,548
Number of discharges: 66
This Hospital:

2.31%
State:

1.63%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,063
State:

$26,173
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,905
South Carolina:

$6,231
Number of discharges: 42
Here:

1.47%
South Carolina:

1.89%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,468
South Carolina:

$30,946
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,058
State:

$7,657
Number of discharges: 94
Here:

3.28%
South Carolina:

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

$13,289
State:

$19,353
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,680
South Carolina:

$4,645
Number of discharges: 56
This Hospital:

1.96%
State:

1.57%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,846
South Carolina:

$32,244
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,425
State:

$7,246
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.19%
State:

2.12%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,115
State:

$24,237
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,545
South Carolina:

$6,345
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.59%
State:

0.45%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,694
South Carolina:

$21,337
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,611
South Carolina:

$5,568
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.45%
State:

0.78%
Disorders of Pancreas Except Malignancy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,566
South Carolina:

$27,032
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,127
State:

$6,959
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.73%
South Carolina:

0.37%
Dysequilibrium
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,566
State:

$17,653
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,244
South Carolina:

$4,220
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.52%
South Carolina:

0.11%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,569
State:

$20,337
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,852
South Carolina:

$4,791
Number of discharges: 108
This Hospital:

3.77%
State:

3.29%
Extracranial Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,899
South Carolina:

$33,960
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,542
State:

$6,687
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.38%
South Carolina:

0.59%
Fractures of Hip and Pelvis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,102
State:

$16,040
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,646
South Carolina:

$4,364
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

0.91%
State:

0.33%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,111
South Carolina:

$24,170
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,201
South Carolina:

$6,618
Number of discharges: 73
Here:

2.55%
State:

2.16%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$36,477
South Carolina:

$41,450
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,398
State:

$11,750
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

0.77%
South Carolina:

0.73%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,510
South Carolina:

$16,911
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,635
South Carolina:

$4,509
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

0.94%
State:

0.48%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,093
South Carolina:

$25,826
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,772
South Carolina:

$6,196
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.63%
South Carolina:

0.66%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,823
State:

$17,931
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,245
South Carolina:

$4,187
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.66%
South Carolina:

0.52%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,392
State:

$23,914
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,994
South Carolina:

$6,628
Number of discharges: 80
Here:

2.80%
State:

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

$26,566
State:

$37,308
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,091
South Carolina:

$9,856
Number of discharges: 45
This Hospital:

1.57%
South Carolina:

2.62%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,045
State:

$16,336
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,494
South Carolina:

$4,366
Number of discharges: 40
Here:

1.40%
South Carolina:

1.39%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,631
State:

$51,948
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,338
State:

$11,885
Number of discharges: 41
Here:

1.43%
South Carolina:

1.18%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,550
South Carolina:

$37,401
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,696
South Carolina:

$9,855
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.45%
State:

0.26%
Hypertension without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,571
State:

$17,085
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,140
State:

$3,988
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.49%
State:

0.43%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,231
State:

$28,774
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,125
South Carolina:

$7,460
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

1.33%
South Carolina:

1.67%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,885
State:

$48,430
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,176
South Carolina:

$13,435
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.66%
State:

1.00%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,986
State:

$21,829
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,699
South Carolina:

$5,374
Number of discharges: 27
Here:

0.94%
State:

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

$23,092
South Carolina:

$30,398
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,190
State:

$7,856
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.84%
State:

1.08%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,855
State:

$19,506
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,001
South Carolina:

$5,031
Number of discharges: 108
Here:

3.77%
State:

3.05%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,780
South Carolina:

$37,581
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,922
State:

$7,450
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.59%
State:

0.31%
Major Gastrointestinal Disorders and Peritoneal Infections with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,325
State:

$32,172
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,504
State:

$8,699
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

0.84%
State:

0.29%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$72,846
State:

$85,234
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$18,071
South Carolina:

$21,720
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.80%
State:

0.24%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$48,611
South Carolina:

$57,557
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,074
State:

$13,651
Number of discharges: 267
Here:

9.33%
South Carolina:

6.17%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$54,339
State:

$73,080
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,149
South Carolina:

$17,808
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.59%
South Carolina:

0.75%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$73,092
South Carolina:

$152,247
Average Total Payments
Here:

$26,700
State:

$41,031
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.42%
South Carolina:

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

$16,719
State:

$22,604
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,162
State:

$5,307
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

1.05%
State:

0.59%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,526
State:

$29,017
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,795
State:

$7,652
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.49%
State:

0.96%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,112
State:

$17,940
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,575
South Carolina:

$4,582
Number of discharges: 103
Here:

3.60%
South Carolina:

2.35%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,607
State:

$27,813
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,837
South Carolina:

$6,896
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.70%
State:

0.43%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,163
State:

$22,679
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,720
South Carolina:

$6,274
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.59%
State:

0.50%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,638
State:

$15,006
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,207
State:

$4,235
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.38%
South Carolina:

0.31%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$51,018
South Carolina:

$55,331
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,916
South Carolina:

$12,901
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.49%
South Carolina:

0.47%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,162
South Carolina:

$18,881
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,649
South Carolina:

$4,235
Number of discharges: 31
This Hospital:

1.08%
State:

0.40%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,228
State:

$31,366
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,542
State:

$8,274
Number of discharges: 55
Here:

1.92%
State:

1.64%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,864
South Carolina:

$27,959
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,328
South Carolina:

$7,002
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.70%
State:

0.57%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$13,637
State:

$20,284
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,449
State:

$5,535
Number of discharges: 31
Here:

1.08%
South Carolina:

1.62%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,941
South Carolina:

$24,367
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,185
State:

$6,649
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

1.33%
State:

2.67%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,929
State:

$37,409
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,274
State:

$10,896
Number of discharges: 31
Here:

1.08%
South Carolina:

1.70%
Renal Failure without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,644
State:

$18,359
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,269
South Carolina:

$4,138
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.42%
State:

0.35%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,568
South Carolina:

$37,466
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,233
State:

$9,677
Number of discharges: 33
This Hospital:

1.15%
South Carolina:

0.75%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,372
State:

$52,031
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,530
South Carolina:

$13,931
Number of discharges: 36
Here:

1.26%
South Carolina:

1.06%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$99,275
South Carolina:

$139,190
Average Total Payments
Here:

$27,117
State:

$37,412
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.49%
State:

0.42%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$39,259
South Carolina:

$63,979
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,791
State:

$15,389
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

0.91%
South Carolina:

0.96%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,924
South Carolina:

$21,496
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,877
State:

$5,183
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.49%
State:

0.62%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,182
South Carolina:

$47,649
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,350
South Carolina:

$12,850
Number of discharges: 72
Here:

2.52%
South Carolina:

4.32%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,833
South Carolina:

$27,108
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,970
South Carolina:

$7,377
Number of discharges: 87
Here:

3.04%
State:

1.76%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,359
State:

$19,115
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,437
South Carolina:

$4,489
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.52%
State:

0.71%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,812
State:

$28,571
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,407
State:

$6,534
Number of discharges: 83
This Hospital:

2.90%
South Carolina:

2.56%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$34,240
State:

$41,412
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,526
South Carolina:

$9,697
Number of discharges: 50
This Hospital:

1.75%
State:

2.05%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,365
South Carolina:

$19,190
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,619
State:

$4,561
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

1.50%
South Carolina:

1.17%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,324
State:

$19,835
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,664
State:

$4,648
Number of discharges: 109
This Hospital:

3.81%
South Carolina:

1.67%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,977
State:

$20,994
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,100
South Carolina:

$4,758
Number of discharges: 70
Here:

2.45%
State:

1.02%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Acute Renal Dialysis Services
  • Ambulance (Owned) 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
  • ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
  • ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
  • ICU - Surgical Services
  • Inpatient Rehabilitiation (Not Carf Accredited) Services
  • Inpatient Surgical Services
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri) Services
  • Neonatal Nursery Services
  • Neurosurgical 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
  • Positron Emission Tomography (Pet) Scan Services
  • Postoperative Recovery Room Services
  • Reconstructive Surgery Services
  • Respiratory Care Services
  • Social Services
  • Speech Pathology Services
  • Therapeutic Radiology Services

Employment Full-Time Equivalent

Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 5.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 24.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 17.50
Dieticians : 1.00
Occupational Therapists : 6.00
Physical Therapists : 7.00
Registered Pharmacists : 11.00
Respiratory Therapists : 9.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 2.00
Medical Social Workers : 2.50
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 8.40
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 2.00
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 13.00

Number Of Beds

Total: 111
Total Certified: 111
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 29

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.388%
State:

0.649%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

0.259%
State:

0.536%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

1.422%
South Carolina:

0.686%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 37%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

3%
South Carolina:

5%
Usually
Here:

17%
State:

15%
Always
Here:

80%
State:

80%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
South Carolina:

4%
Usually
This Hospital:

16%
South Carolina:

12%
Always
This Hospital:

79%
State:

84%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
South Carolina:

10%
Usually
Here:

24%
South Carolina:

22%
Always
Here:

67%
State:

68%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

5%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

24%
State:

21%
Always
Here:

71%
South Carolina:

72%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

18%
South Carolina:

19%
Usually
Here:

21%
South Carolina:

16%
Always
This Hospital:

61%
State:

65%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
State:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

21%
South Carolina:

19%
Always
Here:

70%
South Carolina:

72%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

8%
State:

8%
Usually
This Hospital:

27%
South Carolina:

25%
Always
Here:

65%
South Carolina:

67%

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

Yes
Here:

81%
South Carolina:

85%
No
Here:

19%
State:

15%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

7%
South Carolina:

8%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

17%
South Carolina:

22%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

76%
State:

70%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

2%
South Carolina:

5%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

15%
South Carolina:

25%
Yes, definitely
Here:

83%
State:

70%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

31.800%
State:

36.300%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
Here:

9.500%
South Carolina:

8.135%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.451%
State:

0.132%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.024%
State:

0.030%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

4.300%
South Carolina:

5.834%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

3.600%
South Carolina:

2.644%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.1%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

95.0%
State:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

100.0%
South Carolina:

97.1%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.1%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
South Carolina:

100.0%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

97.7%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
South Carolina:

99.4%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

95.0%
South Carolina:

97.2%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

88.0%
State:

92.5%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
South Carolina:

99.6%

Pneumonia

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

97.0%
South Carolina:

96.4%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

98.0%
South Carolina:

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

100.0%
South Carolina:

99.4%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

95.6%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

90.0%
State:

96.0%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

98.0%
South Carolina:

97.3%

Surgery

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

99.0%
State:

98.9%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

99.0%
South Carolina:

97.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

99.0%
State:

98.6%
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%
South Carolina:

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

98.0%
State:

98.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
This Hospital:

97.0%
South Carolina:

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

98.0%
State:

95.2%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

97.0%
State:

97.5%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

96.0%
State:

97.0%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

91.0%
State:

96.4%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.8%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

18.3%
State:

15.7%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

12.1%
South Carolina:

11.9%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

14.4%
State:

12.7%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

19.4%
State:

19.5%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

27.8%
State:

23.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

21.6%
South Carolina:

18.6%

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