St. Vincent Medical Center North

Detailed report on the hospital located in Sherwood, Arkansas (AR).

St. Vincent Medical Center North is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 2215 Wildwood Avenue in Sherwood, AR. The facility is not accredited and does not provide emergency services. The mortality rate for heart attack patients at the facility is no different than the national rate. The patient mortality rate is also no different than the national rate. In 2006, a total of 1,133 Medicare patients were given 6,423 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $8,142,257 by Medicare for those services. 5,485 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $2,471,371 by Medicare for these services.

When compared to state levels, surgery patients at this hospital are more likely to have their preventitve antibiotics stopped within 24 hours after surgery.

When compared to other hospitals in the state, pneumonia patients at this facility are less likely to assessed and given a pneumococcal vaccination. Surgery patients at this hospital are less likely to receive preventitive antibiotics 1 hour before incision.

Overall Rating

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Rated 3.00 out of 5 from 2 User Reviews
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Quality of Care Rating

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Staff Rating

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Facility Rating

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Church

Address

2215 Wildwood Avenue
Sherwood, AR 72120

Phone Number

(501) 552-7100

Geographic Coordinates

34.814374, -92.207221
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
No
Pulaski County
8 (88.89%)
Arkansas
43 (62.32%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
No
Pulaski County
8 (88.89%)
Arkansas
61 (88.41%)
United States
3,947 (91.20%)

Quality Measures

Charts

Heart Attack Patients Given Inhibitor or ARB

The percentage of heart attack patients given ace inhibitor or arb for left ventricular systolic dysfunction (lvsd). The sample size for this measure was 2 patients.

Note:
  • The number of cases is too small for purposes of reliably predicting hospital's performance.

This Provider This Provider
50.00%
Pulaski County
72.25%
Arkansas
82.38%
United States
82.44%

Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge

The percentage of heart attack patients given aspirin at discharge. The sample size for this measure was 8 patients.

Note:
  • The number of cases is too small for purposes of reliably predicting hospital's performance.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Pulaski County
92.38%
Arkansas
86.69%
United States
90.10%

Heart Attack Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge

The percentage of heart attack patients given beta blocker at discharge. The sample size for this measure was 8 patients.

Note:
  • The number of cases is too small for purposes of reliably predicting hospital's performance.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Pulaski County
93.00%
Arkansas
85.90%
United States
89.74%

Heart Failure Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB

The percentage of heart failure patients given ace inhibitor or arb for left ventricular systolic dysfunction (lvsd). The sample size for this measure was 20 patients.

Note:
  • The number of cases is too small for purposes of reliably predicting hospital's performance.

This Provider This Provider
85.00%
Pulaski County
80.38%
Arkansas
78.47%
United States
82.00%

Heart Failure Patients Given Discharge Instructions

The percentage of heart failure patients given discharge instructions. The sample size for this measure was 53 patients.

This Provider This Provider
60.00%
Pulaski County
56.38%
Arkansas
64.85%
United States
60.95%

Pneumonia Patients Given Influenza Vaccination

The percentage of pneumonia patients assessed and given influenza vaccination. The sample size for this measure was 17 patients.

Note:
  • The number of cases is too small for purposes of reliably predicting hospital's performance.

This Provider This Provider
71.00%
Pulaski County
57.00%
Arkansas
70.14%
United States
69.93%

Pneumonia Patients Given Antibiotics within 4 Hours

The percentage of pneumonia patients given initial antibiotic(s) within 4 hours after arrival. The sample size for this measure was 81 patients.

This Provider This Provider
67.00%
Pulaski County
73.62%
Arkansas
82.23%
United States
80.14%

Pneumonia Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice

The percentage of pneumonia patients given smoking cessation advice or counseling. The sample size for this measure was 20 patients.

Note:
  • The number of cases is too small for purposes of reliably predicting hospital's performance.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Pulaski County
80.75%
Arkansas
83.11%
United States
79.65%

Pneumonia Patients whose Blood Culture Performed Prior to Antibiotics

The percentage of pneumonia patients whose initial emergency room blood culture was performed prior to the administration of the first hospital dose of antibiotics. The sample size for this measure was 30 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Pulaski County
88.00%
Arkansas
92.94%
United States
90.43%

Surgery Patients Given Appropriate Antibiotics

The percentage of surgery patients who received the appropriate preventative antibiotic(s) for their surgery. The sample size for this measure was 14 patients.

Note:
  • The number of cases is too small for purposes of reliably predicting hospital's performance.

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Pulaski County
90.71%
Arkansas
89.59%
United States
89.88%

Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival

The percentage of heart attack patients given aspirin at arrival. The sample size for this measure was 18 patients.

Note:
  • The number of cases is too small for purposes of reliably predicting hospital's performance.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Pulaski County
96.50%
Arkansas
88.08%
United States
92.45%

Heart Attack Patients Given Beta Blocker at Arrival

The percentage of heart attack patients given beta blocker at arrival. The sample size for this measure was 18 patients.

Note:
  • The number of cases is too small for purposes of reliably predicting hospital's performance.

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
Pulaski County
89.12%
Arkansas
82.20%
United States
87.23%

Heart Attack Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice

The percentage of heart attack patients given smoking cessation advice or counseling. The sample size for this measure was 1 patients.

Note:
  • The number of cases is too small for purposes of reliably predicting hospital's performance.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Pulaski County
99.29%
Arkansas
90.88%
United States
87.61%

Heart Failure Patients Given Evaluation of LVS Function

The percentage of heart failure patients given an evaluation of left ventricular systolic (lvs) function. The sample size for this measure was 68 patients.

This Provider This Provider
87.00%
Pulaski County
89.75%
Arkansas
80.70%
United States
83.53%

Heart Failure Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice

The percentage of heart failure patients given smoking cessation advice or counseling. The sample size for this measure was 15 patients.

Note:
  • The number of cases is too small for purposes of reliably predicting hospital's performance.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Pulaski County
82.75%
Arkansas
86.17%
United States
81.61%

Pneumonia Patients Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of pneumonia patients assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination. The sample size for this measure was 49 patients.

This Provider This Provider
49.00%
Pulaski County
54.38%
Arkansas
68.18%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 87 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Pulaski County
100.00%
Arkansas
99.12%
United States
99.26%

Pneumonia Patients Given Most Appropriate Antibiotics

The percentage of pneumonia patients given the most appropriate initial antibiotic(s). The sample size for this measure was 71 patients.

This Provider This Provider
75.00%
Pulaski County
74.25%
Arkansas
82.68%
United States
82.91%

Surgery Patients Given Antibiotics 1 Hour Before Incision

The percentage of surgery patients who received preventative antibiotic(s) 1 hour before incision. The sample size for this measure was 89 patients.

This Provider This Provider
58.00%
Pulaski County
80.56%
Arkansas
72.88%
United States
76.95%

Surgery Patients whose Antibiotics Stopped within 24 Hours of Surgery

The percentage of surgery patients whose preventative antibiotic(s) are stopped within 24 hours after surgery. The sample size for this measure was 84 patients.

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Pulaski County
81.44%
Arkansas
73.73%
United States
71.77%

Mortality Rates

Charts

30-Day Mortality Rate from Heart Attack

This hospitals 30 day patient death (mortality) rate from heart attack. The value is one of three types: Better, no different, or worse than the national rate.

No different than National Rate
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30-Day Mortality Rate from Heart Failure

This hospitals 30 day patient death (mortality) rate from heart failure. The value is one of three types: Better, no different, or worse than the national rate.

No different than National Rate
No different than National RateNo different than National RateNo different than National RateNo different than National RateNo different than National Rate No different than National RateNo different than National RateNo different than National RateNo different than National RateNo different than National Rate

Treatment Figures

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PPS Inpatients

The number of prospective payment system inpatients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part A in 2006. The prospective payment system (PPS) is a method of reimbursement in which Medicare payment is made based on a predetermined, fixed amount. [1]

This Provider This Provider
1,133
Pulaski County Average
3,220
Arkansas Average
2,061
United States Average
2,267

PPS Inpatient Utilization Days

The number of days of prospective payment system inpatient care that are chargeable to Medicare Part A facility utilization by this provider in 2006. The prospective payment system (PPS) is a method of reimbursement in which Medicare payment is made based on a predetermined, fixed amount. [1]

This Provider This Provider
6,423
Pulaski County Average
23,668
Arkansas Average
14,346
United States Average
17,102

Outpatients

The number of outpatients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part B in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
5,485
Pulaski County Average
9,777
Arkansas Average
5,434
United States Average
7,242

PPS Inpatient Days

The number of days of prospective payment system inpatient care given by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part A in 2006. The prospective payment system (PPS) is a method of reimbursement in which Medicare payment is made based on a predetermined, fixed amount. [1]

This Provider This Provider
6,500
Pulaski County Average
24,037
Arkansas Average
14,502
United States Average
17,255

PPS Inpatient Discharges

The number of prospective payment system inpatient discharges made by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part A in 2006. A discharge is defined as a formal release from a hospital or skilled nursing facility. The prospective payment system (PPS) is a method of reimbursement in which Medicare payment is made based on a predetermined, fixed amount. [1]

This Provider This Provider
1,145
Pulaski County Average
3,798
Arkansas Average
2,580
United States Average
2,995

Financials

Charts

Medicare PPS Inpatient Payments

The total prospective payment system inpatient associated Medicare Part A payments, plus pass-through, made to this provider in 2006. The prospective payment system (PPS) is a method of reimbursement in which Medicare payment is made based on a predetermined, fixed amount. [1]

This Provider This Provider
$8,142,257
Pulaski County Average
$40,122,059
Arkansas Average
$21,359,328
United States Average
$28,006,530

Medicare Payments Per PPS Inpatient Day

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered prospective payment system inpatient day in 2006. The prospective payment system (PPS) is a method of reimbursement in which Medicare payment is made based on a predetermined, fixed amount. [1]

This Provider This Provider
$1,253
Pulaski County Average
$1,669
Arkansas Average
$1,473
United States Average
$1,623

Medicare Payments Per PPS Inpatient Discharge

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered prospective payment system inpatient discharge in 2006. A discharge is defined as a formal release from a hospital or skilled nursing facility. The prospective payment system (PPS) is a method of reimbursement in which Medicare payment is made based on a predetermined, fixed amount. [1]

This Provider This Provider
$7,111
Pulaski County Average
$10,564
Arkansas Average
$8,279
United States Average
$9,352

Medicare Outpatient Payments

The total outpatient associated Medicare Part B payments made to this provider in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
$2,471,371
Pulaski County Average
$9,155,974
Arkansas Average
$3,949,784
United States Average
$5,694,349

Medicare Payments Per PPS Inpatient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered prospective payment system inpatient in 2006. The prospective payment system (PPS) is a method of reimbursement in which Medicare payment is made based on a predetermined, fixed amount. [1]

This Provider This Provider
$7,186
Pulaski County Average
$12,462
Arkansas Average
$10,364
United States Average
$12,356

Medicare Payments Per PPS Inpatient Utilization Day

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered prospective payment system inpatient utilization day in 2006. This measure includes full days, coinsurance days, and lifetime reserve days. The prospective payment system (PPS) is a method of reimbursement in which Medicare payment is made based on a predetermined, fixed amount. [1]

This Provider This Provider
$1,268
Pulaski County Average
$1,695
Arkansas Average
$1,489
United States Average
$1,638

Medicare Payments Per Outpatient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part B covered outpatient in 2006. An outpatient is defined as a patient treated in under 24 hours at a qualifying medical facility.

Note:

These figures may include data from other departments at this facility.

This Provider This Provider
$451
Pulaski County Average
$937
Arkansas Average
$727
United States Average
$786

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

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Facility:
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Promptness:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Insurance:
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Details:

I had one of the best hospital experiences @ this hopsital. The nurses were great and so were the doctors. Nurse Becca from the E.R. is the best!

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Insurance:
Blue Cross / Blue Shield
Details:

rude and ill mannered nurses could care less about the patient

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 5:36 PM MST

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Note: There are a total of 8 hospitals within 35 miles of this provider.

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Sherwood at a Glance

Sherwood has a total population of 21,511, of which 5,260 are children under the age of 18 and 2,293 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 35.9.

Total Population:
21,511
Median Age:
35.9
Males:
10,449 (48.6%)
Female:
11,062 (51.4%)
Children (0-17):
5,260 (24.5%)
Adults (18-64):
13,958 (64.9%)
Seniors (65+):
2,293 (10.7%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Sherwood
Married:
10,548 (49.0%)
Divorced:
2,106 (9.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Sherwood
Hispanic Ethnicity:
442 (2.05%)
White:
18,574 (86.35%)
African American:
2,182 (10.14%)
Asian:
205 (0.95%)
Pacific Islander:
13 (0.06%)
Indian:
93 (0.43%)
Other:
178 (0.83%)
Two or More:
266 (1.24%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Sherwood

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.27, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.27 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
91
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
7
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $51,510 while the median household income is $44,838. Roughly 6.26% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$51,510
Household Income:
$44,838
In Poverty:
6.26%

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