St. Margaret Mercy Healthcare Centers

Detailed report on the hospital located in Hammond, Indiana (IN).

St. Margaret Mercy Healthcare Centers is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 5454 Hohman Avenue in Hammond, IN. 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 3,611 Medicare patients were given 30,425 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $44,481,697 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 200 Medicare patients were given 1,904 days of Non-PPS inpatient care and services. 9,192 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $7,491,817 by Medicare for these services.

When compared to state levels, pneumonia patients at this facility are more likely to be assessed and given an influenza vaccination. Surgery patients at this hospital are more likely to receive preventitive antibiotics 1 hour before incision.

When compared to other hospitals in the state, heart attack patients at this hospital are less likely to be given an inhibitor or ARB.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Church

Address

5454 Hohman Avenue
Hammond, IN 46320

Phone Number

(219) 932-2300

Geographic Coordinates

41.614419, -87.522005
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Lake County
8 (100.00%)
Indiana
95 (92.23%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Lake County
4 (50.00%)
Indiana
82 (79.61%)
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 55 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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60.00%
Lake County
64.75%
Indiana
83.36%
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 212 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Lake County
89.62%
Indiana
91.06%
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 237 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Lake County
82.75%
Indiana
91.16%
United States
89.74%

Heart Attack Patients Given PCI within 90 Minutes

The percentage of heart attack patients given pci within 90 minutes of arrival. The sample size for this measure was 10 patients.

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

  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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30.00%
Lake County
24.57%
Indiana
55.85%
United States
53.85%

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 107 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

This Provider This Provider
76.00%
Lake County
76.88%
Indiana
81.07%
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 253 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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72.00%
Lake County
65.25%
Indiana
68.94%
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 31 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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97.00%
Lake County
69.00%
Indiana
73.73%
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 174 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

This Provider This Provider
74.00%
Lake County
73.38%
Indiana
84.27%
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 57 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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75.00%
Lake County
75.00%
Indiana
81.27%
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 131 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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93.00%
Lake County
93.43%
Indiana
90.05%
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 59 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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98.00%
Lake County
88.80%
Indiana
92.19%
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 207 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Lake County
94.25%
Indiana
91.31%
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 151 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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93.00%
Lake County
79.88%
Indiana
84.23%
United States
87.23%

Heart Attack Patients Given Fibrinolytic Medication within 30 Minutes

The percentage of heart attack patients given fibrinolytic medication within 30 minutes of arrival. The sample size for this measure was 0 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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 79 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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82.00%
Lake County
92.71%
Indiana
90.47%
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 289 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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74.00%
Lake County
85.62%
Indiana
86.96%
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 68 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

This Provider This Provider
81.00%
Lake County
75.12%
Indiana
83.49%
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 124 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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79.00%
Lake County
67.62%
Indiana
77.15%
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.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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100.00%
Lake County
99.62%
Indiana
99.34%
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 133 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

This Provider This Provider
84.00%
Lake County
73.62%
Indiana
82.73%
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 294 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Lake County
67.50%
Indiana
75.83%
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 290 patients.

Note:
  • Measure reflects the hospital's indication that its submission was based on a sample of its relevant discharges.

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70.00%
Lake County
52.62%
Indiana
69.56%
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
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

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]

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3,611
Lake County Average
3,208
Indiana Average
2,444
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
30,425
Lake County Average
27,061
Indiana Average
17,691
United States Average
17,102

Non-PPS Inpatients

The number of non 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]

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200
Lake County Average
428
Indiana Average
381
United States Average
371

Non-PPS Inpatient Utilization Days

The number of days of non 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
1,904
Lake County Average
5,508
Indiana Average
3,632
United States Average
3,791

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.

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9,192
Lake County Average
11,486
Indiana Average
8,240
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
30,604
Lake County Average
27,258
Indiana Average
17,779
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
4,911
Lake County Average
4,404
Indiana Average
3,191
United States Average
2,995

Non-PPS Inpatient Days

The number of days of non 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
1,907
Lake County Average
5,533
Indiana Average
3,655
United States Average
3,834

Non-PPS Inpatient Discharges

The number of non 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
258
Lake County Average
479
Indiana Average
449
United States Average
450

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
$44,481,697
Lake County Average
$38,629,994
Indiana Average
$27,770,085
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
$1,453
Lake County Average
$1,417
Indiana Average
$1,562
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
$9,058
Lake County Average
$8,772
Indiana Average
$8,703
United States Average
$9,352

Medicare Non-PPS Inpatient Payments

The total non 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
$1,051,440
Lake County Average
$6,030,192
Indiana Average
$3,785,529
United States Average
$4,323,113

Medicare Payments Per Non-PPS Inpatient Day

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non 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
$551
Lake County Average
$1,090
Indiana Average
$1,036
United States Average
$1,128

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
$7,491,817
Lake County Average
$9,316,688
Indiana Average
$6,771,443
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
$12,318
Lake County Average
$12,044
Indiana Average
$11,364
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
$1,462
Lake County Average
$1,427
Indiana Average
$1,570
United States Average
$1,638

Medicare Payments Per Non-PPS Inpatient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non 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
$5,257
Lake County Average
$14,075
Indiana Average
$9,943
United States Average
$11,654

Medicare Payments Per Non-PPS Inpatient Utilization Day

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non 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
$552
Lake County Average
$1,095
Indiana Average
$1,042
United States Average
$1,140

Medicare Payments Per Non-PPS Inpatient Discharge

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non 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
$4,075
Lake County Average
$12,597
Indiana Average
$8,427
United States Average
$9,611

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
$815
Lake County Average
$811
Indiana Average
$822
United States Average
$786

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Hammond at a Glance

Hammond has a total population of 83,048, of which 22,702 are children under the age of 18 and 10,759 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.9.

Total Population:
83,048
Median Age:
33.9
Males:
40,521 (48.8%)
Female:
42,527 (51.2%)
Children (0-17):
22,702 (27.3%)
Adults (18-64):
49,587 (59.7%)
Seniors (65+):
10,759 (13.0%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Hammond
Married:
31,753 (38.2%)
Divorced:
7,273 (8.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Hammond
Hispanic Ethnicity:
17,473 (21.04%)
White:
60,089 (72.35%)
African American:
12,102 (14.57%)
Asian:
383 (0.46%)
Pacific Islander:
64 (0.08%)
Indian:
339 (0.41%)
Other:
7,741 (9.32%)
Two or More:
2,330 (2.81%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Hammond

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.37, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.37 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
333
Home Agencies:
4
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
0
Medical Suppliers:
14
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $42,221 while the median household income is $35,528. Roughly 14.22% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$42,221
Household Income:
$35,528
In Poverty:
14.22%

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