Wellington Regional Medical Center

Detailed report on the hospital located in Wellington, Florida (FL).

Wellington Regional Medical Center is a for-profit acute care hospital based at 10101 Forest Hill Boulevard in Wellington, FL. The facility is accredited and provides 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 1,662 Medicare patients were given 10,180 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $14,362,318 by Medicare for those services. 5,196 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $3,939,366 by Medicare for these services.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Proprietary

Address

10101 Forest Hill Boulevard
Wellington, FL 33414

Phone Number

(561) 798-8500

Geographic Coordinates

26.650811, -80.204794
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Palm Beach County
12 (100.00%)
Florida
167 (94.89%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Palm Beach County
12 (100.00%)
Florida
168 (95.45%)
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 11 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
55.00%
Palm Beach County
71.36%
Florida
83.18%
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 24 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
88.00%
Palm Beach County
91.58%
Florida
87.78%
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 25 patients.

This Provider This Provider
84.00%
Palm Beach County
91.67%
Florida
91.75%
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 62 patients.

This Provider This Provider
82.00%
Palm Beach County
81.58%
Florida
82.27%
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 208 patients.

This Provider This Provider
56.00%
Palm Beach County
75.67%
Florida
61.46%
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 37 patients.

This Provider This Provider
62.00%
Palm Beach County
66.20%
Florida
64.14%
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 163 patients.

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
Palm Beach County
80.50%
Florida
73.86%
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 46 patients.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Palm Beach County
91.42%
Florida
90.11%
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 143 patients.

This Provider This Provider
87.00%
Palm Beach County
89.75%
Florida
88.14%
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 137 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Palm Beach County
94.33%
Florida
89.56%
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 51 patients.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Palm Beach County
93.50%
Florida
93.25%
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 40 patients.

This Provider This Provider
85.00%
Palm Beach County
90.75%
Florida
88.92%
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 4 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
75.00%
Palm Beach County
83.92%
Florida
92.07%
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 200 patients.

This Provider This Provider
81.00%
Palm Beach County
91.08%
Florida
89.55%
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 33 patients.

This Provider This Provider
85.00%
Palm Beach County
91.83%
Florida
90.99%
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 126 patients.

This Provider This Provider
56.00%
Palm Beach County
72.33%
Florida
67.34%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 205 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Palm Beach County
99.67%
Florida
99.38%
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 124 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Palm Beach County
87.08%
Florida
83.63%
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 547 patients.

This Provider This Provider
79.00%
Palm Beach County
84.92%
Florida
83.05%
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 542 patients.

This Provider This Provider
66.00%
Palm Beach County
68.00%
Florida
70.12%
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

Charts

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
1,662
Palm Beach County Average
3,668
Florida Average
3,510
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
10,180
Palm Beach County Average
26,039
Florida Average
26,657
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
5,196
Palm Beach County Average
12,056
Florida Average
10,411
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
10,305
Palm Beach County Average
26,245
Florida Average
26,882
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
1,986
Palm Beach County Average
4,665
Florida Average
4,561
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
$14,362,318
Palm Beach County Average
$37,333,400
Florida Average
$38,611,039
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
$1,394
Palm Beach County Average
$1,422
Florida Average
$1,436
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
$7,232
Palm Beach County Average
$8,003
Florida Average
$8,465
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
$3,939,366
Palm Beach County Average
$9,469,934
Florida Average
$7,170,737
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
$8,642
Palm Beach County Average
$10,177
Florida Average
$11,002
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
$1,411
Palm Beach County Average
$1,434
Florida Average
$1,448
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
$758
Palm Beach County Average
$785
Florida Average
$689
United States Average
$786

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Monday, July 21, 2008 5:36 PM MST

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Wellington at a Glance

Wellington has a total population of 38,216, of which 11,850 are children under the age of 18 and 3,420 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 36.9.

Total Population:
38,216
Median Age:
36.9
Males:
18,669 (48.9%)
Female:
19,547 (51.1%)
Children (0-17):
11,850 (31.0%)
Adults (18-64):
22,946 (60.0%)
Seniors (65+):
3,420 (8.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Wellington
Married:
19,199 (50.2%)
Divorced:
2,349 (6.1%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Wellington
Hispanic Ethnicity:
4,395 (11.50%)
White:
33,918 (88.75%)
African American:
2,057 (5.38%)
Asian:
758 (1.98%)
Pacific Islander:
10 (0.03%)
Indian:
49 (0.13%)
Other:
702 (1.84%)
Two or More:
722 (1.89%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Wellington

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.19, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.19 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
0
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
0
Medical Suppliers:
15
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $77,078 while the median household income is $70,271. Roughly 4.28% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$77,078
Household Income:
$70,271
In Poverty:
4.28%

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