Laporte Hospital & Health Services

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

Laporte Hospital & Health Services is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 1007 Lincolnway in La Porte, 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 1,747 Medicare patients were given 12,589 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $16,451,998 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 230 Medicare patients were given 2,839 days of Non-PPS inpatient care and services. 7,888 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $6,445,003 by Medicare for these services.

When compared to state levels, surgery patients at this hospital are more likely to receive preventitive antibiotics 1 hour before incision and have their preventitve antibiotics stopped within 24 hours after surgery.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Private

Address

1007 Lincolnway
La Porte, IN 46350

Phone Number

(219) 326-1234

Geographic Coordinates

41.610065, -86.723406
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
LaPorte County
2 (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
LaPorte County
2 (100.00%)
Indiana
82 (79.61%)
United States
3,947 (91.20%)

Quality Measures

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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 20 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
70.00%
LaPorte County
80.50%
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 93 patients.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
LaPorte County
96.50%
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 94 patients.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
LaPorte County
97.00%
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 6 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
LaPorte County
63.50%
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 102 patients.

This Provider This Provider
77.00%
LaPorte County
86.50%
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 179 patients.

This Provider This Provider
78.00%
LaPorte County
79.00%
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 25 patients.

This Provider This Provider
76.00%
LaPorte County
70.50%
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 138 patients.

This Provider This Provider
85.00%
LaPorte County
85.00%
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 40 patients.

This Provider This Provider
88.00%
LaPorte County
94.00%
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 89 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
LaPorte County
89.50%
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 92 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
LaPorte County
96.50%
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 90 patients.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
LaPorte County
96.00%
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 64 patients.

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
LaPorte County
94.00%
Indiana
84.23%
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 32 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
LaPorte County
100.00%
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 243 patients.

This Provider This Provider
88.00%
LaPorte County
93.50%
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 39 patients.

This Provider This Provider
87.00%
LaPorte County
93.50%
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 119 patients.

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
LaPorte County
78.00%
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 164 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
LaPorte County
96.50%
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 108 patients.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
LaPorte County
91.50%
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 377 patients.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
LaPorte County
93.00%
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 363 patients.

This Provider This Provider
87.00%
LaPorte County
77.00%
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]

This Provider This Provider
1,747
LaPorte County Average
1,812
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
12,589
LaPorte County Average
13,265
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]

This Provider This Provider
230
LaPorte County Average
321
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
2,839
LaPorte County Average
4,257
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.

This Provider This Provider
7,888
LaPorte County Average
7,799
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
12,600
LaPorte County Average
13,285
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
2,338
LaPorte County Average
2,437
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
2,852
LaPorte County Average
4,278
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
275
LaPorte County Average
398
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
$16,451,998
LaPorte County Average
$17,900,589
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
$1,306
LaPorte County Average
$1,347
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
$7,037
LaPorte County Average
$7,345
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
$2,697,603
LaPorte County Average
$3,718,213
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
$946
LaPorte County Average
$869
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
$6,445,003
LaPorte County Average
$6,269,037
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
$9,417
LaPorte County Average
$9,882
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
$1,307
LaPorte County Average
$1,349
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
$11,729
LaPorte County Average
$11,583
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
$950
LaPorte County Average
$873
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
$9,809
LaPorte County Average
$9,354
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
$817
LaPorte County Average
$804
Indiana Average
$822
United States Average
$786

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La Porte at a Glance

La Porte has a total population of 21,621, of which 5,287 are children under the age of 18 and 3,603 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 35.8.

Total Population:
21,621
Median Age:
35.8
Males:
10,450 (48.3%)
Female:
11,171 (51.7%)
Children (0-17):
5,287 (24.5%)
Adults (18-64):
12,731 (58.9%)
Seniors (65+):
3,603 (16.7%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in La Porte
Married:
9,254 (42.8%)
Divorced:
2,588 (12.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in La Porte
Hispanic Ethnicity:
1,410 (6.52%)
White:
20,021 (92.60%)
African American:
416 (1.92%)
Asian:
82 (0.38%)
Pacific Islander:
1 (0.00%)
Indian:
80 (0.37%)
Other:
734 (3.39%)
Two or More:
287 (1.33%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in La Porte

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.35, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.35 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
244
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
3
Medical Suppliers:
14
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $45,784 while the median household income is $35,376. Roughly 10.67% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$45,784
Household Income:
$35,376
In Poverty:
10.67%

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