WO Moss Regional Medical Center

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

WO Moss Regional Medical Center is a government run acute care hospital based at 1000 Walters Street in Lake Charles, LA. The facility is not accredited and provides emergency services. The patient mortality rate is no different than the national rate. In 2006, a total of 81 Medicare patients were given 505 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $505,834 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 33 Medicare patients were given 681 days of Non-PPS inpatient care and services. 2,173 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $1,590,174 by Medicare for these services.

When compared to state levels, heart failure patients at this facility are more likely to be given an evaluation of their LVS function. Surgery patients at this hospital are more likely to receive appropriate preventitive antibiotics for their surgery.

When compared to other hospitals in the state, heart failure patients at this facility are less likely to be given discharge instructions.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Government - State

Address

1000 Walters Street
Lake Charles, LA 70607

Phone Number

(337) 475-8100

Geographic Coordinates

30.183545, -93.20651
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
No
Lake Charles
3 (75.00%)
Calcasieu Parish
4 (80.00%)
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
Lake Charles
4 (100.00%)
Calcasieu Parish
5 (100.00%)
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 0 patients.

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

Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge

The percentage of heart attack patients given aspirin at discharge. The sample size for this measure was 0 patients.

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

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 0 patients.

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

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 18 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Lake Charles
90.25%
Calcasieu Parish
86.80%
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 31 patients.

This Provider This Provider
48.00%
Lake Charles
83.00%
Calcasieu Parish
84.40%
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 2 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Lake Charles
33.33%
Calcasieu Parish
44.75%
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 14 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Lake Charles
85.00%
Calcasieu Parish
84.60%
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 4 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
25.00%
Lake Charles
79.25%
Calcasieu Parish
81.40%
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 8 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
50.00%
Lake Charles
83.50%
Calcasieu Parish
83.40%
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 25 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Lake Charles
83.75%
Calcasieu Parish
85.20%
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 1 patients.

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

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Lake Charles
99.75%
Calcasieu Parish
99.00%
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 1 patients.

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

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Lake Charles
98.75%
Calcasieu Parish
97.80%
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 0 patients.

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

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 0 patients.

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

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 31 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Lake Charles
99.75%
Calcasieu Parish
99.40%
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 11 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
64.00%
Lake Charles
89.75%
Calcasieu Parish
91.80%
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 1 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Lake Charles
67.50%
Calcasieu Parish
67.40%
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 16 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Lake Charles
99.00%
Calcasieu Parish
98.60%
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 15 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Lake Charles
89.50%
Calcasieu Parish
89.40%
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 89 patients.

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
Lake Charles
83.00%
Calcasieu Parish
82.40%
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 87 patients.

This Provider This Provider
56.00%
Lake Charles
70.75%
Calcasieu Parish
63.80%
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.

Note:

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
81
Lake Charles Average
1,613
Calcasieu Parish Average
1,493
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
505
Lake Charles Average
11,910
Calcasieu Parish Average
10,750
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
33
Lake Charles Average
328
Calcasieu Parish Average
328
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
681
Lake Charles Average
4,516
Calcasieu Parish Average
4,516
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
2,173
Lake Charles Average
5,568
Calcasieu Parish Average
5,610
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
506
Lake Charles Average
11,939
Calcasieu Parish Average
10,782
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
84
Lake Charles Average
1,951
Calcasieu Parish Average
1,789
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
681
Lake Charles Average
4,540
Calcasieu Parish Average
4,540
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
36
Lake Charles Average
333
Calcasieu Parish Average
333
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
$505,834
Lake Charles Average
$16,880,016
Calcasieu Parish Average
$15,207,011
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
$1,000
Lake Charles Average
$1,414
Calcasieu Parish Average
$1,410
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
$6,022
Lake Charles Average
$8,653
Calcasieu Parish Average
$8,501
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
$312,741
Lake Charles Average
$3,537,391
Calcasieu Parish Average
$3,537,391
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
$459
Lake Charles Average
$779
Calcasieu Parish Average
$779
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
$1,590,174
Lake Charles Average
$3,985,468
Calcasieu Parish Average
$3,816,254
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
$6,245
Lake Charles Average
$10,463
Calcasieu Parish Average
$10,183
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
$1,002
Lake Charles Average
$1,417
Calcasieu Parish Average
$1,415
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
$9,477
Lake Charles Average
$10,785
Calcasieu Parish Average
$10,785
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
$459
Lake Charles Average
$783
Calcasieu Parish Average
$783
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
$8,687
Lake Charles Average
$10,612
Calcasieu Parish Average
$10,612
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
$732
Lake Charles Average
$716
Calcasieu Parish Average
$680
Louisiana Average
$654
United States Average
$786

Reviews and Ratings

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Promptness:
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Insurance:
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Details:

I recently had major surgery at moss regional. I was treated with respect, dignity and all my questions were answered promptly. The staff was awesome even during my "morphine time" when i was whiney and mean. the room was clean and i was attented to professionally and promptly. thanks guys

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Nearby Hospitals

  1. Hospital
    Lake Charles Memorial Hospital
    Located 1.48 miles away in Lake Charles at 1701 Oak Park Boulevard.
  2. Hospital
    Christus St. Patrick Hospital
    Located 2.54 miles away in Lake Charles at 524 South Ryan Street.
  3. Hospital
    Women & Children's Hospital at..
    Located 2.57 miles away in Lake Charles at 4200 Nelson Road.
  4. Hospital
    Allen Parish Hospital
    Located 30.00 miles away in Kinder at 108 6th Avenue.
Note: There are a total of 4 hospitals within 35 miles of this provider.

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Lake Charles at a Glance

Lake Charles has a total population of 71,757, of which 18,308 are children under the age of 18 and 10,517 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 35.3.

Total Population:
71,757
Median Age:
35.3
Males:
34,177 (47.6%)
Female:
37,580 (52.4%)
Children (0-17):
18,308 (25.5%)
Adults (18-64):
42,932 (59.8%)
Seniors (65+):
10,517 (14.7%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Lake Charles
Married:
28,495 (39.7%)
Divorced:
6,374 (8.9%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Lake Charles
Hispanic Ethnicity:
1,007 (1.40%)
White:
36,042 (50.23%)
African American:
33,599 (46.82%)
Asian:
770 (1.07%)
Pacific Islander:
18 (0.03%)
Indian:
167 (0.23%)
Other:
338 (0.47%)
Two or More:
823 (1.15%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Lake Charles

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.39, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.39 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
3
Doctors:
804
Home Agencies:
6
Hospitals:
4
Nursing Homes:
7
Medical Suppliers:
54
Rehab Centers:
5

Wealth

The median family income is $37,774 while the median household income is $30,774. Roughly 18.66% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$37,774
Household Income:
$30,774
In Poverty:
18.66%

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