Kennedy Memorial Hospitals University Medical Center

Detailed report on the hospital located in Stratford, New Jersey (NJ).

Kennedy Memorial Hospitals University Medical Center is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 18 East Laurel Road in Stratford, NJ. 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 6,675 Medicare patients were given 54,135 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $80,246,761 by Medicare for those services. 15,370 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $10,413,870 by Medicare for these services.

When compared to state levels, heart attack patients at this hospital are more likely to be given fibrinolytic medication within 30 minutes of arrival.

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

Overall Rating

Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Rated 4.00 out of 5 from 1 User Review
Read the Reviews Read the Reviews | Review Now! Rate this Hospital

Quality of Care Rating

Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Rated 4.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Staff Rating

Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Rated 4.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Facility Rating

Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Rated 5.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Promptness Rating

Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Rated 4.00 out of 5 on this user rated measure.

Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Private

Address

18 East Laurel Road
Stratford, NJ 08084

Phone Number

(856) 346-6000

Geographic Coordinates

39.827759, -75.009495
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Camden County
4 (100.00%)
New Jersey
73 (100.00%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Camden County
4 (100.00%)
New Jersey
72 (98.63%)
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 34 patients.

This Provider This Provider
82.00%
Camden County
90.50%
New Jersey
85.01%
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 128 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Camden County
96.75%
New Jersey
91.52%
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 141 patients.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Camden County
97.50%
New Jersey
94.55%
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 239 patients.

This Provider This Provider
75.00%
Camden County
87.75%
New Jersey
86.92%
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 622 patients.

This Provider This Provider
61.00%
Camden County
77.50%
New Jersey
78.30%
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 0 patients.

Note:
  • Inacurate information submitted and suppressed for one or more quarters.

  • No data is available from the hospital for this measure.

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 649 patients.

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Camden County
83.25%
New Jersey
82.08%
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 163 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Camden County
93.50%
New Jersey
92.51%
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 571 patients.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Camden County
95.75%
New Jersey
93.62%
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 136 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Camden County
97.00%
New Jersey
90.96%
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 308 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Camden County
98.00%
New Jersey
96.07%
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 247 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Camden County
97.00%
New Jersey
95.18%
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 25 patients.

This Provider This Provider
36.00%
Camden County
9.00%
New Jersey
24.02%
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 18 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
72.00%
Camden County
90.25%
New Jersey
94.46%
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 830 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Camden County
98.25%
New Jersey
95.92%
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 115 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Camden County
96.75%
New Jersey
94.93%
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 440 patients.

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Camden County
78.00%
New Jersey
85.78%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 776 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Camden County
100.00%
New Jersey
99.63%
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 395 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Camden County
90.75%
New Jersey
87.38%
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 534 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Camden County
89.75%
New Jersey
87.79%
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 502 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%
Camden County
91.25%
New Jersey
79.15%
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
6,675
Camden County Average
5,808
New Jersey Average
3,492
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
54,135
Camden County Average
49,457
New Jersey Average
32,437
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
15,370
Camden County Average
11,844
New Jersey Average
11,101
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
54,392
Camden County Average
49,957
New Jersey Average
32,807
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
9,773
Camden County Average
8,166
New Jersey Average
4,886
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
$80,246,761
Camden County Average
$82,063,988
New Jersey Average
$49,437,506
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
$1,475
Camden County Average
$1,643
New Jersey Average
$1,507
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
$8,211
Camden County Average
$10,050
New Jersey Average
$10,118
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
$10,413,870
Camden County Average
$8,910,261
New Jersey Average
$9,433,718
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
$12,022
Camden County Average
$14,129
New Jersey Average
$14,157
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
$1,482
Camden County Average
$1,659
New Jersey Average
$1,524
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
$678
Camden County Average
$752
New Jersey Average
$850
United States Average
$786

Reviews and Ratings

 (Details have not been substantiated)

A Review by Smithosis

Kennedy Memorial Hospitals University Medical Center Review
Overall:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Care:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Staff:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Facility:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Promptness:
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Insurance:
Medicaid / Medi-Cal
Details:

Very good facility, all in one, no need to go all over creation to find all the kinds of doctors one needs.

Member:
Date:

Discussions

 (Details have not been substantiated)
No discussions have been started. Start the first discussion!

Supplemental

References

Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 5:36 PM MST

Indicates the latest change to the core data for this provider. It does not reflect changes from user input, such as reviews and discussions.

Disclosure

CiteHealth is not associated with Kennedy Memorial Hospitals University Medical Center or Kennedy Memorial Hospitals-University Medical Cent. We do not endorse, sponsor, or take financial incentives from this provider.

Updates & Additional Information

We appreciate any verifiable updates or additional information you may have on this provider.

Nearby Hospitals

  1. Hospital
    Virtua West Jersey Hospitals Berlin
    Located 5.14 miles away in Berlin at Whitehorse Pike and Townsend Avenue.
  2. Hospital
    Underwood Memorial Hospital
    Located 7.50 miles away in Woodbury at 509 N Broad Street.
  3. Hospital
    Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center
    Located 8.22 miles away in Camden at 1600 Haddon Avenue.
  4. Hospital
    Cooper University Hospital
    Located 9.64 miles away in Camden at 1 Cooper Plaza.
  5. Hospital
    Pennsylvania Hospital
    Located 11.23 miles away in Philadelphia at 800 Spruce STS.
Note: There are a total of 38 hospitals within 35 miles of this provider.

Newest Reviews

Stratford at a Glance

Stratford has a total population of 7,271, of which 1,795 are children under the age of 18 and 1,150 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 37.7.

Total Population:
7,271
Median Age:
37.7
Males:
3,544 (48.7%)
Female:
3,727 (51.3%)
Children (0-17):
1,795 (24.7%)
Adults (18-64):
4,326 (59.5%)
Seniors (65+):
1,150 (15.8%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Stratford
Married:
3,367 (46.3%)
Divorced:
449 (6.2%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Stratford
Hispanic Ethnicity:
277 (3.81%)
White:
6,439 (88.56%)
African American:
480 (6.60%)
Asian:
173 (2.38%)
Pacific Islander:
1 (0.01%)
Indian:
9 (0.12%)
Other:
63 (0.87%)
Two or More:
106 (1.46%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Stratford

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.26, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.26 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
295
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
1
Medical Suppliers:
4
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $57,500 while the median household income is $50,977. Roughly 4.50% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$57,500
Household Income:
$50,977
In Poverty:
4.50%

Nearby Doctors

Note: These physicians are not associated with this provider. However, an office is nearby.

Health Management Tools

Support for your Organization

If you represent a health care provider, government entity, library or university, we would like to support you. See our organization support page to see how we can help.