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Address
1514 VERNON ROAD
LAGRANGE, GA, 30240
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (706) 882-1411

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

Dialysis Facility located within this hospital: WEST GEORGIA DIALYSIS - LAGRANGE

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

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

$22,794
Georgia:

$27,030
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,586
State:

$7,422
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.81%
State:

0.58%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,238
State:

$40,855
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,946
State:

$11,736
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.68%
Georgia:

0.79%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,438
Georgia:

$20,765
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,206
Georgia:

$5,039
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.56%
Georgia:

0.30%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$15,641
State:

$13,855
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,919
State:

$3,817
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

1.03%
Georgia:

0.34%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,621
Georgia:

$19,527
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,148
Georgia:

$5,348
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.73%
State:

0.57%
Bronchitis and Asthma without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$11,098
Georgia:

$14,069
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,651
Georgia:

$4,045
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.51%
Georgia:

0.27%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,317
Georgia:

$18,066
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,051
Georgia:

$5,393
Number of discharges: 55
This Hospital:

2.35%
State:

1.36%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,691
State:

$27,665
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,310
Georgia:

$7,924
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.81%
State:

0.78%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,402
Georgia:

$12,553
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,427
State:

$3,631
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

1.58%
State:

1.39%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,125
Georgia:

$17,342
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,216
Georgia:

$5,372
Number of discharges: 36
Here:

1.54%
State:

1.61%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,546
State:

$15,911
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,281
Georgia:

$3,607
Number of discharges: 57
Here:

2.44%
State:

1.74%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,399
State:

$20,363
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,706
State:

$6,113
Number of discharges: 86
This Hospital:

3.68%
Georgia:

2.30%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,882
Georgia:

$25,040
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,196
Georgia:

$7,413
Number of discharges: 54
This Hospital:

2.31%
State:

2.25%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,658
State:

$15,346
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,455
Georgia:

$4,587
Number of discharges: 63
Here:

2.69%
State:

1.80%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,413
State:

$42,555
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,432
Georgia:

$12,927
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.56%
Georgia:

0.44%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,025
Georgia:

$28,361
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,824
Georgia:

$7,030
Number of discharges: 101
Here:

4.32%
Georgia:

2.03%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,067
State:

$19,316
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,186
State:

$6,333
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.47%
Georgia:

0.35%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,224
State:

$17,959
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,987
Georgia:

$5,418
Number of discharges: 26
This Hospital:

1.11%
State:

0.77%
Disorders of Pancreas Except Malignancy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,570
State:

$23,139
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,069
Georgia:

$6,864
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.47%
Georgia:

0.21%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,010
Georgia:

$27,355
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,273
State:

$7,627
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

0.90%
Georgia:

0.70%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,335
Georgia:

$17,921
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,453
Georgia:

$4,668
Number of discharges: 78
This Hospital:

3.33%
Georgia:

3.05%
Extracranial Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,490
State:

$25,590
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,113
Georgia:

$6,385
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.47%
State:

0.53%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,453
State:

$22,011
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,203
State:

$6,499
Number of discharges: 94
This Hospital:

4.02%
State:

2.05%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,085
State:

$39,029
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,454
Georgia:

$11,652
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

1.20%
State:

0.72%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,615
Georgia:

$20,917
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,440
State:

$5,983
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.64%
Georgia:

0.56%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$9,399
State:

$14,753
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,755
Georgia:

$4,083
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.68%
Georgia:

0.41%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$15,321
State:

$19,560
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,124
State:

$6,481
Number of discharges: 136
Here:

5.81%
Georgia:

3.50%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,449
State:

$31,202
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,397
Georgia:

$9,507
Number of discharges: 92
Here:

3.93%
Georgia:

3.03%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,331
State:

$13,448
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,156
State:

$4,372
Number of discharges: 36
This Hospital:

1.54%
Georgia:

1.23%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$35,801
State:

$43,346
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,195
Georgia:

$11,587
Number of discharges: 41
This Hospital:

1.75%
State:

1.11%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,413
Georgia:

$25,991
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,059
State:

$7,265
Number of discharges: 39
Here:

1.67%
Georgia:

1.73%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,887
Georgia:

$42,912
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,005
State:

$12,604
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.64%
State:

0.93%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,023
State:

$20,289
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,851
Georgia:

$5,383
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.77%
Georgia:

0.79%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,908
Georgia:

$25,510
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,772
Georgia:

$7,498
Number of discharges: 21
Here:

0.90%
Georgia:

1.02%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$11,279
State:

$16,440
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,672
State:

$4,869
Number of discharges: 64
Here:

2.74%
Georgia:

3.08%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,455
State:

$46,857
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$13,107
Georgia:

$13,303
Number of discharges: 55
Here:

2.35%
State:

5.88%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$50,930
State:

$55,876
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,741
State:

$16,527
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.47%
Georgia:

0.75%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,459
State:

$22,776
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,711
State:

$7,451
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.98%
State:

1.12%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,898
State:

$14,725
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,147
Georgia:

$4,421
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

1.84%
Georgia:

2.20%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,907
State:

$19,554
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,778
State:

$6,592
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.68%
Georgia:

0.23%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,242
State:

$37,446
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,797
State:

$12,430
Number of discharges: 23
Here:

0.98%
State:

0.92%
Other Vascular Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,440
Georgia:

$59,205
Average Total Payments
Here:

$16,753
Georgia:

$16,082
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.15%
State:

0.50%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$36,761
State:

$64,856
Average Total Payments
Here:

$17,864
Georgia:

$20,678
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.60%
State:

0.70%
Other Vascular Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$35,103
State:

$42,017
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,692
Georgia:

$10,961
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.47%
Georgia:

0.33%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$47,463
Georgia:

$53,487
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,481
State:

$13,057
Number of discharges: 56
This Hospital:

2.39%
Georgia:

1.54%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,365
State:

$12,300
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,973
State:

$4,244
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.60%
Georgia:

0.26%
Permanent Cardiac Pacemaker Implant with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,835
State:

$54,797
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,602
State:

$16,690
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.51%
State:

0.33%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,629
State:

$34,255
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,825
State:

$9,891
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.73%
Georgia:

0.27%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,358
State:

$14,511
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,842
State:

$4,235
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

1.20%
Georgia:

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

$22,803
State:

$28,786
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,791
Georgia:

$8,091
Number of discharges: 51
Here:

2.18%
State:

1.99%
Pulmonary Embolism without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,066
State:

$24,387
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,410
State:

$6,805
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.77%
State:

0.48%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,562
Georgia:

$28,741
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,529
Georgia:

$9,127
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.47%
State:

0.37%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,992
State:

$17,108
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,847
State:

$5,275
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

1.20%
Georgia:

1.49%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,882
Georgia:

$20,836
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,274
Georgia:

$6,507
Number of discharges: 47
Here:

2.01%
Georgia:

2.62%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,059
Georgia:

$32,753
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,795
Georgia:

$10,664
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

1.84%
State:

1.84%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$36,773
State:

$52,482
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,341
Georgia:

$14,739
Number of discharges: 49
This Hospital:

2.09%
Georgia:

1.05%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,017
State:

$41,116
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,016
Georgia:

$12,225
Number of discharges: 116
This Hospital:

4.96%
Georgia:

4.78%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,383
State:

$23,222
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,682
Georgia:

$7,264
Number of discharges: 35
Here:

1.50%
Georgia:

1.59%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,754
State:

$17,066
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,979
State:

$4,443
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.64%
State:

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

$16,503
State:

$22,144
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,281
State:

$6,410
Number of discharges: 59
This Hospital:

2.52%
State:

2.75%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,295
Georgia:

$32,348
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,717
Georgia:

$9,197
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.45%
State:

2.08%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,558
State:

$16,155
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,260
Georgia:

$4,495
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

0.94%
Georgia:

1.11%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$12,361
State:

$18,313
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,355
Georgia:

$4,627
Number of discharges: 46
Here:

1.97%
Georgia:

1.59%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$10,890
State:

$19,753
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,388
Georgia:

$4,796
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.86%
State:

0.99%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Acute Renal Dialysis Services
  • Anatomical Laboratory Services
  • Anesthesia Services
  • Audiology 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
  • 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
  • Obstetric Services
  • Occupational Therapy Services
  • Operating Room Services
  • Opthalmic Surgery Services
  • Orthopedic Surgery 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 : 54.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 257.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 570.00
Dieticians : 4.00
Occupational Therapists : 1.00
Physical Therapists : 4.00
Registered Pharmacists : 12.00
Respiratory Therapists : 15.00
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 1.00
Physicians : 1.00
Medical Social Workers : 4.00
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 14.00
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 1.00
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 35.00

Number Of Beds

Total: 276
Total Certified: 276

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 21%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

4%
State:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

14%
Georgia:

18%
Always
Here:

82%
State:

77%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
State:

4%
Usually
Here:

14%
State:

13%
Always
This Hospital:

80%
Georgia:

83%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

9%
State:

12%
Usually
Here:

21%
State:

24%
Always
This Hospital:

70%
Georgia:

64%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
Georgia:

7%
Usually
This Hospital:

23%
Georgia:

22%
Always
This Hospital:

72%
State:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

20%
State:

21%
Usually
This Hospital:

18%
State:

17%
Always
Here:

62%
State:

62%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
State:

10%
Usually
Here:

18%
State:

19%
Always
This Hospital:

74%
Georgia:

71%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

12%
Georgia:

8%
Usually
Here:

29%
State:

27%
Always
This Hospital:

59%
State:

65%

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

Yes
Here:

81%
Georgia:

81%
No
Here:

19%
State:

19%

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

6 or lower
Here:

9%
State:

9%
7 or 8
Here:

22%
State:

22%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

69%
Georgia:

69%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

6%
Georgia:

6%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

27%
State:

25%
Yes, definitely
Here:

67%
State:

69%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Objects Accidentally Left in the Body After Surgery
This Hospital:

0.151%
State:

0.162%
Falls and injuries
This Hospital:

0.303%
State:

0.689%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
Here:

0.151%
Georgia:

0.572%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

99.0%
Georgia:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
Georgia:

99.1%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

95.0%
Georgia:

97.8%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
Georgia:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
This Hospital:

100.0%
Georgia:

99.8%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
Here:

96.0%
Georgia:

92.7%
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
Here:

5
State:

33
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
Here:

94.0%
State:

95.8%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

97.9%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
Georgia:

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

93.0%
State:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
Here:

91.0%
State:

89.3%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
Georgia:

99.5%

Pneumonia

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

100.0%
State:

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

98.0%
State:

97.0%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
Georgia:

98.9%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

98.0%
Georgia:

94.9%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

96.0%
Georgia:

94.4%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

99.0%
Georgia:

96.2%

Surgery

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

100.0%
State:

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

99.0%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

98.4%
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%
State:

96.5%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

98.0%
Georgia:

97.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
Georgia:

99.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
This Hospital:

98.0%
Georgia:

93.5%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

95.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

99.0%
Georgia:

96.6%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

99.0%
Georgia:

97.0%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.3%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

19.9%
Georgia:

15.6%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

9.2%
Georgia:

11.6%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

12.7%
Georgia:

12.6%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

18.3%
Georgia:

18.8%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

24.9%
State:

24.1%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

17.0%
Georgia:

18.5%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

11.000%
State:

8.789%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.031%
Georgia:

0.125%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.036%
Georgia:

0.053%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

4.000%
State:

5.752%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

2.200%
State:

1.998%

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