Highland Community Hospital

Detailed report on the hospital located in Lubbock, Texas (TX).

Highland Community Hospital is a for-profit acute care hospital based at 2412 50th Street in Lubbock, TX. 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 466 Medicare patients were given 2,293 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $4,195,807 by Medicare for those services.

When compared to other hospitals in the state, pneumonia patients at this facility are less likely to be given the most appropriate initial antibiotics.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Proprietary

Address

2412 50th Street
Lubbock, TX 79412

Phone Number

(806) 788-4100

Geographic Coordinates

33.548781, -101.868484
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Lubbock
3 (75.00%)
Lubbock County
3 (75.00%)
Texas
250 (75.08%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Lubbock
4 (100.00%)
Lubbock County
4 (100.00%)
Texas
297 (89.19%)
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 2 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%
Lubbock
96.50%
Lubbock County
96.50%
Texas
89.89%
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 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%
Lubbock
91.25%
Lubbock County
91.25%
Texas
86.27%
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 4 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Lubbock
76.75%
Lubbock County
76.75%
Texas
82.35%
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 13 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
54.00%
Lubbock
43.25%
Lubbock County
43.25%
Texas
60.52%
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 10 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
70.00%
Lubbock
61.67%
Lubbock County
61.67%
Texas
69.42%
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 34 patients.

This Provider This Provider
79.00%
Lubbock
69.00%
Lubbock County
69.00%
Texas
78.35%
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 12 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
Lubbock
60.50%
Lubbock County
60.50%
Texas
83.40%
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 20 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
80.00%
Lubbock
76.75%
Lubbock County
76.75%
Texas
89.45%
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 29 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Lubbock
86.67%
Lubbock County
86.67%
Texas
86.07%
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 3 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%
Lubbock
96.25%
Lubbock County
96.25%
Texas
90.72%
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%
Lubbock
87.75%
Lubbock County
87.75%
Texas
84.54%
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 17 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
88.00%
Lubbock
87.00%
Lubbock County
87.00%
Texas
81.23%
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 5 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
80.00%
Lubbock
79.25%
Lubbock County
79.25%
Texas
82.10%
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 23 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
61.00%
Lubbock
68.25%
Lubbock County
68.25%
Texas
68.23%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 40 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Lubbock
100.00%
Lubbock County
100.00%
Texas
98.77%
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 34 patients.

This Provider This Provider
56.00%
Lubbock
69.25%
Lubbock County
69.25%
Texas
78.94%
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 81 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
43.00%
Lubbock
62.75%
Lubbock County
62.75%
Texas
67.50%
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 79 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
22.00%
Lubbock
58.50%
Lubbock County
58.50%
Texas
68.04%
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

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 5:37 PM MST

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Nearby Hospitals

  1. Hospital
    Covenant Medical Center
    Located 2.44 miles away in Lubbock at 3615 19th Street.
  2. Hospital
    University Medical Center
    Located 3.10 miles away in Lubbock at 602 Indiana Avenue.
  3. Hospital
    Lubbock Heart Hospital, LP
    Located 4.56 miles away in Lubbock at 4810 North Loop 289.
  4. Hospital
    Brownfield Regional Medical Center
    Located 33.97 miles away in Brownfield at 705 East Felt Street.
Note: There are a total of 4 hospitals within 35 miles of this provider.

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Lubbock at a Glance

Lubbock has a total population of 199,564, of which 49,701 are children under the age of 18 and 22,228 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 29.7.

Total Population:
199,564
Median Age:
29.7
Males:
97,023 (48.6%)
Female:
102,541 (51.4%)
Children (0-17):
49,701 (24.9%)
Adults (18-64):
127,635 (64.0%)
Seniors (65+):
22,228 (11.1%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Lubbock
Married:
81,550 (40.9%)
Divorced:
16,237 (8.1%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Lubbock
Hispanic Ethnicity:
54,786 (27.45%)
White:
145,426 (72.87%)
African American:
17,292 (8.66%)
Asian:
3,078 (1.54%)
Pacific Islander:
65 (0.03%)
Indian:
1,118 (0.56%)
Other:
28,571 (14.32%)
Two or More:
4,014 (2.01%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Lubbock

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.31, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.31 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
3
Doctors:
1,389
Home Agencies:
17
Hospitals:
4
Nursing Homes:
15
Medical Suppliers:
101
Rehab Centers:
9

Wealth

The median family income is $41,418 while the median household income is $31,844. Roughly 17.63% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$41,418
Household Income:
$31,844
In Poverty:
17.63%

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