Lafayette General Medical Center

Detailed report on the hospital located in Lafayette, Louisiana (LA).

Lafayette General Medical Center is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 1214 Coolidge Avenue in Lafayette, LA. 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 3,949 Medicare patients were given 27,966 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $43,219,055 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 489 Medicare patients were given 5,081 days of Non-PPS inpatient care and services. 12,917 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $7,449,102 by Medicare for these services.

When compared to state levels, pneumonia patients at this facility are more likely to be assessed and given a pneumococcal vaccination.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Other

Address

1214 Coolidge Avenue
Lafayette, LA 70505

Phone Number

(337) 233-7811

Geographic Coordinates

30.202666, -92.018359
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Lafayette
7 (70.00%)
Lafayette Parish
7 (70.00%)
Louisiana
75 (66.37%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Lafayette
6 (60.00%)
Lafayette Parish
6 (60.00%)
Louisiana
96 (84.96%)
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 26 patients.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Lafayette
92.20%
Lafayette Parish
92.20%
Louisiana
83.76%
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 152 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Lafayette
92.40%
Lafayette Parish
92.40%
Louisiana
86.73%
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 151 patients.

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Lafayette
92.80%
Lafayette Parish
92.80%
Louisiana
87.92%
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 9 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
44.00%
Lafayette
19.60%
Lafayette Parish
19.60%
Louisiana
39.82%
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 177 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
82.00%
Lafayette
71.00%
Lafayette Parish
71.00%
Louisiana
78.07%
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 363 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
63.00%
Lafayette
52.50%
Lafayette Parish
52.50%
Louisiana
61.79%
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 41 patients.

This Provider This Provider
63.00%
Lafayette
53.25%
Lafayette Parish
53.25%
Louisiana
58.00%
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 146 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
75.00%
Lafayette
56.33%
Lafayette Parish
56.33%
Louisiana
76.12%
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 56 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%
Lafayette
78.20%
Lafayette Parish
78.20%
Louisiana
78.45%
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 92 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
78.00%
Lafayette
87.00%
Lafayette Parish
87.00%
Louisiana
89.08%
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 60 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%
Lafayette
86.00%
Lafayette Parish
86.00%
Louisiana
79.05%
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 125 patients.

This Provider This Provider
88.00%
Lafayette
94.40%
Lafayette Parish
94.40%
Louisiana
90.94%
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 112 patients.

This Provider This Provider
86.00%
Lafayette
87.40%
Lafayette Parish
87.40%
Louisiana
85.06%
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 2 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Lafayette
20.67%
Lafayette Parish
20.67%
Louisiana
31.51%
United States
31.22%

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 66 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Lafayette
96.80%
Lafayette Parish
96.80%
Louisiana
88.11%
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 404 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Lafayette
80.67%
Lafayette Parish
80.67%
Louisiana
81.09%
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 80 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
88.00%
Lafayette
91.20%
Lafayette Parish
91.20%
Louisiana
82.63%
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 98 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%
Lafayette
47.83%
Lafayette Parish
47.83%
Louisiana
60.64%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 183 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Lafayette
99.57%
Lafayette Parish
99.57%
Louisiana
98.12%
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 103 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
Lafayette
60.67%
Lafayette Parish
60.67%
Louisiana
77.71%
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 193 patients.

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

  • Rate reflects fewer than the maximum possible quarters of data for the measure.

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Lafayette
79.38%
Lafayette Parish
79.38%
Louisiana
69.17%
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 184 patients.

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

  • Rate reflects fewer than the maximum possible quarters of data for the measure.

This Provider This Provider
58.00%
Lafayette
65.25%
Lafayette Parish
65.25%
Louisiana
60.57%
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
3,949
Lafayette Average
1,178
Lafayette Parish Average
1,178
Louisiana Average
1,310
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
27,966
Lafayette Average
8,165
Lafayette Parish Average
8,165
Louisiana Average
9,928
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
489
Lafayette Average
204
Lafayette Parish Average
204
Louisiana Average
220
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
5,081
Lafayette Average
2,565
Lafayette Parish Average
2,565
Louisiana Average
2,894
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
12,917
Lafayette Average
4,300
Lafayette Parish Average
4,300
Louisiana Average
4,747
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
28,150
Lafayette Average
8,221
Lafayette Parish Average
8,221
Louisiana Average
9,989
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
4,597
Lafayette Average
1,429
Lafayette Parish Average
1,429
Louisiana Average
1,651
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
5,089
Lafayette Average
2,602
Lafayette Parish Average
2,602
Louisiana Average
2,915
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
505
Lafayette Average
211
Lafayette Parish Average
211
Louisiana Average
244
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
$43,219,055
Lafayette Average
$12,761,411
Lafayette Parish Average
$12,761,411
Louisiana Average
$14,246,215
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
$1,535
Lafayette Average
$1,552
Lafayette Parish Average
$1,552
Louisiana Average
$1,426
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
$9,402
Lafayette Average
$8,928
Lafayette Parish Average
$8,928
Louisiana Average
$8,630
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
$4,295,463
Lafayette Average
$2,312,994
Lafayette Parish Average
$2,312,994
Louisiana Average
$2,429,955
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
$844
Lafayette Average
$889
Lafayette Parish Average
$889
Louisiana Average
$834
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
$7,449,102
Lafayette Average
$2,696,261
Lafayette Parish Average
$2,696,261
Louisiana Average
$3,105,541
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
$10,944
Lafayette Average
$10,832
Lafayette Parish Average
$10,832
Louisiana Average
$10,873
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
$1,545
Lafayette Average
$1,563
Lafayette Parish Average
$1,563
Louisiana Average
$1,435
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
$8,784
Lafayette Average
$11,338
Lafayette Parish Average
$11,338
Louisiana Average
$11,058
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
$845
Lafayette Average
$902
Lafayette Parish Average
$902
Louisiana Average
$840
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
$8,506
Lafayette Average
$10,949
Lafayette Parish Average
$10,949
Louisiana Average
$9,956
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
$577
Lafayette Average
$627
Lafayette Parish Average
$627
Louisiana Average
$654
United States Average
$786

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 5:36 PM MST

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  3. Hospital
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    Located 1.86 miles away in Lafayette at 1101 Kaliste Saloom Road.
  4. Hospital
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    Located 1.88 miles away in Lafayette at 1105 Kaliste Saloon Road.
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    Located 1.89 miles away in Lafayette at 2390 West Congress.
Note: There are a total of 15 hospitals within 35 miles of this provider.

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Lafayette at a Glance

Lafayette has a total population of 110,257, of which 27,640 are children under the age of 18 and 12,369 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.1.

Total Population:
110,257
Median Age:
33.1
Males:
53,158 (48.2%)
Female:
57,099 (51.8%)
Children (0-17):
27,640 (25.1%)
Adults (18-64):
70,248 (63.7%)
Seniors (65+):
12,369 (11.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Lafayette
Married:
44,465 (40.3%)
Divorced:
9,421 (8.5%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Lafayette
Hispanic Ethnicity:
2,071 (1.88%)
White:
75,232 (68.23%)
African American:
31,434 (28.51%)
Asian:
1,584 (1.44%)
Pacific Islander:
26 (0.02%)
Indian:
272 (0.25%)
Other:
641 (0.58%)
Two or More:
1,068 (0.97%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Lafayette

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.30, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.30 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
4
Doctors:
1,347
Home Agencies:
11
Hospitals:
10
Nursing Homes:
8
Medical Suppliers:
73
Rehab Centers:
7

Wealth

The median family income is $47,783 while the median household income is $35,996. Roughly 15.70% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$47,783
Household Income:
$35,996
In Poverty:
15.70%

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