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WEST JEFFERSON MEDICAL CENTER - MARRERO, LA

 



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Address
1101 MEDICAL CENTER BLVD
MARRERO, LA, 70072
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (504) 347-5511

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Government - Hospital District or Authority
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
This Hospital:

$30,860
State:

$27,885
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,395
State:

$7,438
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.89%
Louisiana:

0.36%
Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$51,489
State:

$43,517
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,380
State:

$11,329
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

1.28%
Louisiana:

0.59%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$10,672
Louisiana:

$13,762
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,805
Louisiana:

$3,671
Number of discharges: 20
This Hospital:

0.99%
State:

0.28%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,383
Louisiana:

$18,676
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,338
Louisiana:

$5,133
Number of discharges: 29
This Hospital:

1.43%
Louisiana:

1.34%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$28,443
State:

$30,959
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,790
State:

$7,872
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

1.09%
State:

0.83%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$14,384
State:

$11,957
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,636
State:

$3,525
Number of discharges: 27
This Hospital:

1.33%
Louisiana:

1.75%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,446
Louisiana:

$17,074
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,397
Louisiana:

$5,195
Number of discharges: 39
This Hospital:

1.92%
Louisiana:

2.37%
Cervical Spinal Fusion without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$86,872
Louisiana:

$51,959
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,971
State:

$12,811
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.54%
Louisiana:

0.46%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$12,739
State:

$14,727
Average Total Payments
Here:

$3,608
State:

$3,579
Number of discharges: 16
Here:

0.79%
Louisiana:

1.32%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,473
State:

$22,169
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,026
State:

$5,961
Number of discharges: 48
Here:

2.37%
Louisiana:

2.01%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,221
State:

$30,887
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,390
Louisiana:

$7,375
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.73%
Louisiana:

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

$19,671
State:

$15,410
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,445
Louisiana:

$4,526
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.68%
Louisiana:

1.96%
Circulatory Disorders Except Acute Myocardial Infarction, with Card Cath without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,628
State:

$32,751
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,903
Louisiana:

$7,080
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

1.14%
Louisiana:

1.81%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,743
Louisiana:

$18,472
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,206
State:

$5,270
Number of discharges: 23
This Hospital:

1.14%
Louisiana:

0.79%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,279
Louisiana:

$17,465
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,559
State:

$4,542
Number of discharges: 78
Here:

3.85%
State:

3.45%
Extracranial Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$49,305
Louisiana:

$31,187
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,031
State:

$6,362
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.74%
Louisiana:

0.68%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,651
Louisiana:

$23,952
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,531
Louisiana:

$6,368
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

2.12%
Louisiana:

1.80%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,433
Louisiana:

$41,483
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,795
State:

$10,967
Number of discharges: 18
Here:

0.89%
Louisiana:

0.71%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$16,106
Louisiana:

$16,470
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,646
State:

$4,439
Number of discharges: 18
This Hospital:

0.89%
State:

0.65%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$17,688
State:

$21,139
Average Total Payments
Here:

$5,690
Louisiana:

$5,759
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.99%
Louisiana:

0.67%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$14,348
State:

$14,773
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,014
State:

$4,023
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.59%
State:

0.42%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$20,585
Louisiana:

$20,638
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,289
Louisiana:

$6,262
Number of discharges: 137
This Hospital:

6.76%
Louisiana:

4.02%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,812
Louisiana:

$34,212
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,254
State:

$9,181
Number of discharges: 64
This Hospital:

3.16%
Louisiana:

3.07%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$13,909
Louisiana:

$13,296
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,317
State:

$4,242
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

1.88%
State:

2.07%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$47,583
Louisiana:

$45,151
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,807
Louisiana:

$11,427
Number of discharges: 19
This Hospital:

0.94%
State:

0.96%
Hip and Femur Procedures Except Major Joint without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$37,957
Louisiana:

$35,662
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,670
Louisiana:

$9,117
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.54%
State:

0.30%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$30,478
State:

$26,393
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,026
State:

$7,158
Number of discharges: 40
Here:

1.97%
Louisiana:

1.56%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$46,956
Louisiana:

$47,052
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,279
Louisiana:

$12,236
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

1.48%
Louisiana:

0.83%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$19,291
State:

$19,215
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,323
Louisiana:

$5,315
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.74%
Louisiana:

0.83%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$27,476
State:

$26,802
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,401
Louisiana:

$7,334
Number of discharges: 50
This Hospital:

2.47%
Louisiana:

1.32%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,700
State:

$16,881
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,854
Louisiana:

$4,786
Number of discharges: 82
This Hospital:

4.05%
Louisiana:

4.16%
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy without C.D.E. without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$27,393
Louisiana:

$31,585
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,032
State:

$7,681
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.59%
Louisiana:

0.28%
Major Cardiovasc Procedures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$84,910
State:

$79,648
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$19,519
State:

$19,414
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.64%
State:

0.48%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$50,542
Louisiana:

$48,840
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,398
Louisiana:

$13,051
Number of discharges: 47
This Hospital:

2.32%
Louisiana:

4.93%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$66,057
Louisiana:

$62,942
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$16,219
State:

$16,299
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.64%
Louisiana:

0.62%
Major Small and Large Bowel Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$99,314
State:

$118,325
Average Total Payments
Here:

$31,898
State:

$32,594
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.64%
Louisiana:

0.49%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$25,742
Louisiana:

$22,710
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,060
State:

$7,159
Number of discharges: 38
This Hospital:

1.88%
State:

0.94%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,515
Louisiana:

$13,945
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,356
Louisiana:

$4,247
Number of discharges: 58
Here:

2.86%
Louisiana:

2.82%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$22,474
State:

$27,038
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,099
Louisiana:

$6,580
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.54%
Louisiana:

0.20%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$33,276
State:

$40,566
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,628
State:

$11,994
Number of discharges: 34
Here:

1.68%
State:

0.95%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,465
Louisiana:

$23,688
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,962
Louisiana:

$6,396
Number of discharges: 15
This Hospital:

0.74%
Louisiana:

0.49%
Other Vascular Procedures with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$59,312
State:

$74,287
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,657
Louisiana:

$15,907
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

1.23%
Louisiana:

0.66%
Other Vascular Procedures with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$59,878
State:

$78,855
Average Total Payments
Here:

$19,010
Louisiana:

$20,428
Number of discharges: 49
Here:

2.42%
State:

0.76%
Other Vascular Procedures without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$61,479
Louisiana:

$54,680
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,167
State:

$10,839
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.59%
State:

0.48%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent with Major Complications or 4+ Vessels/Stents
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$95,760
State:

$99,289
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$20,028
State:

$20,969
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.54%
Louisiana:

0.42%
Percutaneous Cardiovascular Procedures with Drug-Eluting Stent without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$55,236
Louisiana:

$69,459
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,404
State:

$13,367
Number of discharges: 34
This Hospital:

1.68%
Louisiana:

1.46%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,645
Louisiana:

$22,745
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,158
Louisiana:

$5,925
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.69%
Louisiana:

0.54%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$18,416
State:

$15,057
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,169
State:

$4,083
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.54%
State:

0.33%
Poisoning and Toxic Effects of Drugs without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,619
Louisiana:

$15,980
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$3,928
Louisiana:

$3,977
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.59%
Louisiana:

0.22%
Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,788
Louisiana:

$29,813
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,072
State:

$7,985
Number of discharges: 12
Here:

0.59%
Louisiana:

1.01%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,755
State:

$29,562
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,790
State:

$8,239
Number of discharges: 14
This Hospital:

0.69%
Louisiana:

0.54%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,677
State:

$15,539
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,938
State:

$5,075
Number of discharges: 38
Here:

1.88%
State:

2.33%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,515
Louisiana:

$22,786
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,362
Louisiana:

$6,275
Number of discharges: 54
Here:

2.67%
Louisiana:

2.48%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,684
State:

$34,569
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,959
State:

$10,222
Number of discharges: 47
This Hospital:

2.32%
State:

1.75%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,002
State:

$35,001
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,366
Louisiana:

$8,988
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.64%
Louisiana:

1.02%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$46,524
Louisiana:

$53,780
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,982
Louisiana:

$12,372
Number of discharges: 25
Here:

1.23%
Louisiana:

0.89%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$92,999
State:

$127,408
Average Total Payments
Here:

$32,099
State:

$32,425
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.79%
State:

0.46%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$51,059
Louisiana:

$55,174
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,023
Louisiana:

$14,638
Number of discharges: 25
This Hospital:

1.23%
Louisiana:

1.12%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$16,524
Louisiana:

$17,381
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,737
State:

$4,811
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

1.09%
Louisiana:

0.57%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$37,737
State:

$43,898
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,658
State:

$11,975
Number of discharges: 53
Here:

2.62%
State:

4.23%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,388
State:

$23,723
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,229
Louisiana:

$7,106
Number of discharges: 21
This Hospital:

1.04%
Louisiana:

1.70%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$20,993
State:

$16,744
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,658
State:

$4,242
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.54%
Louisiana:

0.64%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,245
Louisiana:

$23,889
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,358
State:

$6,196
Number of discharges: 43
Here:

2.12%
State:

3.35%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$35,356
State:

$39,349
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,285
State:

$9,135
Number of discharges: 29
Here:

1.43%
Louisiana:

1.73%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$19,240
Louisiana:

$16,578
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,472
State:

$4,361
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.99%
Louisiana:

1.62%
Spinal Fusion Except Cervical without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$112,544
Louisiana:

$90,080
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$25,721
Louisiana:

$25,446
Number of discharges: 22
This Hospital:

1.09%
State:

0.98%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$17,146
State:

$17,947
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$4,555
State:

$4,506
Number of discharges: 42
This Hospital:

2.07%
Louisiana:

1.33%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$23,417
Louisiana:

$19,103
Average Total Payments
Here:

$4,560
Louisiana:

$4,576
Number of discharges: 36
Here:

1.78%
Louisiana:

0.87%

Provided Services

  • Nuclear Medicine Services
  • Acute Renal Dialysis Services
  • Alcohol And/Or Drug Services
  • Anatomical Laboratory Services
  • Anesthesia Services
  • Blood Bank Services
  • Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Services
  • Clinical Laboratory Services
  • Diagnostic Radiology Services
  • Dietary Services
  • Emergency Services
  • Home Health Services
  • Hospice 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
  • Organ Bank 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 : 75.00
Registered Professional Nurses : 376.00
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) : 1449.00
Dieticians : 3.00
Registered Pharmacists : 13.00
Respiratory Therapists : 28.00
Physicians : 17.00
Medical Social Workers : 10.00

Number Of Beds

Total: 451
Total Certified: 429
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 16
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 22

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

96.0%
State:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

95.0%
Louisiana:

96.5%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

99.0%
State:

98.6%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
Louisiana:

99.9%
Percent of Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
Here:

83.0%
Louisiana:

89.8%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
Here:

94.0%
Louisiana:

96.0%

Heart Failure

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

100.0%
Louisiana:

97.3%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

93.0%
Louisiana:

95.0%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

90.9%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
Louisiana:

99.3%

Pneumonia

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

96.0%
State:

95.1%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
This Hospital:

98.0%
Louisiana:

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

100.0%
Louisiana:

97.6%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

100.0%
State:

92.4%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

98.0%
Louisiana:

90.7%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
Here:

94.0%
State:

93.5%

Surgery

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

98.0%
State:

97.9%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

95.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
Here:

99.0%
Louisiana:

97.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
Here:

94.0%
State:

95.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
Here:

96.0%
Louisiana:

96.5%
Percent of all Heart Surgery Patients whose blood sugar is kept under good control in the days right after surgery
Here:

97.0%
Louisiana:

92.3%
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:

99.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
Here:

88.0%
Louisiana:

92.3%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

95.1%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
This Hospital:

94.0%
Louisiana:

95.5%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

95.0%
Louisiana:

96.1%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
Louisiana:

99.6%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
This Hospital:

16.6%
Louisiana:

16.0%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

11.0%
State:

11.7%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

10.6%
State:

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

19.2%
Louisiana:

19.9%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

25.6%
State:

25.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

16.1%
State:

18.7%

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

0.107%
Louisiana:

0.686%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.214%
Louisiana:

1.429%
Infection from a Urinary Catheter
This Hospital:

0.107%
Louisiana:

0.448%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
Here:

0.214%
State:

0.450%
Signs of Uncontrolled Blood Sugar
This Hospital:

0.107%
Louisiana:

0.284%

Use of Medical Imaging

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

28.800%
State:

40.453%
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
Here:

8.000%
Louisiana:

8.157%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
This Hospital:

0.319%
State:

0.309%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.137%
State:

0.092%
Outpatients who got cardiac imaging stress tests before low-risk outpatient surgery
Here:

10.300%
State:

5.188%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

0.700%
Louisiana:

2.911%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 28%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

5%
Louisiana:

4%
Usually
Here:

14%
Louisiana:

14%
Always
Here:

81%
State:

82%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

7%
State:

3%
Usually
Here:

13%
Louisiana:

11%
Always
Here:

80%
State:

86%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

10%
Louisiana:

10%
Usually
Here:

24%
Louisiana:

20%
Always
Here:

66%
Louisiana:

70%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

21%
State:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

71%
State:

75%

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

Sometimes or never
Here:

24%
State:

17%
Usually
This Hospital:

14%
Louisiana:

15%
Always
Here:

62%
State:

68%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

12%
Louisiana:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
State:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

69%
Louisiana:

74%

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

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

9%
Louisiana:

6%
Usually
This Hospital:

22%
Louisiana:

21%
Always
This Hospital:

69%
State:

73%

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

Yes
This Hospital:

81%
State:

83%
No
This Hospital:

19%
Louisiana:

17%

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

6 or lower
This Hospital:

7%
Louisiana:

8%
7 or 8
Here:

21%
Louisiana:

18%
9 or 10
Here:

72%
Louisiana:

74%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

4%
State:

4%
Yes, probably
This Hospital:

22%
Louisiana:

21%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

74%
State:

75%

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