West Allis Memorial Hospital

Detailed report on the hospital located in West Allis, Wisconsin (WI).

West Allis Memorial Hospital is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 8901 W Lincoln Avenue in West Allis, WI. 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 3,601 Medicare patients were given 24,100 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $29,628,759 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 205 Medicare patients were given 2,180 days of Non-PPS inpatient care and services. 13,049 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $8,525,281 by Medicare for these services.

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

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Private

Address

8901 W Lincoln Avenue
West Allis, WI 53227

Phone Number

(414) 328-6000

Geographic Coordinates

43.002702, -88.023084
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Milwaukee County
8 (80.00%)
Wisconsin
87 (76.32%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Milwaukee County
8 (80.00%)
Wisconsin
110 (96.49%)
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 12 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Milwaukee County
85.88%
Wisconsin
85.25%
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 45 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Milwaukee County
97.25%
Wisconsin
94.16%
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 49 patients.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Milwaukee County
95.38%
Wisconsin
91.97%
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 26 patients.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Milwaukee County
90.00%
Wisconsin
85.77%
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 124 patients.

This Provider This Provider
71.00%
Milwaukee County
70.88%
Wisconsin
73.25%
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 56 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Milwaukee County
92.75%
Wisconsin
79.28%
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 275 patients.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Milwaukee County
86.62%
Wisconsin
87.49%
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 71 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Milwaukee County
95.88%
Wisconsin
81.75%
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 230 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Milwaukee County
95.12%
Wisconsin
94.28%
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 49 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%
Milwaukee County
89.50%
Wisconsin
93.54%
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 74 patients.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Milwaukee County
97.25%
Wisconsin
94.40%
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 45 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Milwaukee County
92.62%
Wisconsin
91.57%
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 3 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Milwaukee County
97.50%
Wisconsin
90.82%
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 169 patients.

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Milwaukee County
97.25%
Wisconsin
87.64%
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 18 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Milwaukee County
97.25%
Wisconsin
80.17%
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 260 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Milwaukee County
82.88%
Wisconsin
78.42%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 356 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Milwaukee County
100.00%
Wisconsin
99.77%
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 183 patients.

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Milwaukee County
93.12%
Wisconsin
87.37%
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 95 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%
Milwaukee County
89.75%
Wisconsin
84.07%
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 91 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
87.00%
Milwaukee County
82.00%
Wisconsin
80.41%
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
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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
3,601
Milwaukee County Average
3,533
Wisconsin Average
2,182
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
24,100
Milwaukee County Average
25,924
Wisconsin Average
14,491
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
205
Milwaukee County Average
399
Wisconsin Average
282
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
2,180
Milwaukee County Average
4,357
Wisconsin Average
1,906
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
13,049
Milwaukee County Average
13,147
Wisconsin Average
5,737
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
24,149
Milwaukee County Average
26,062
Wisconsin Average
14,561
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
4,441
Milwaukee County Average
4,686
Wisconsin Average
2,861
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
2,180
Milwaukee County Average
4,372
Wisconsin Average
1,918
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
213
Milwaukee County Average
441
Wisconsin Average
341
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
$29,628,759
Milwaukee County Average
$51,784,168
Wisconsin Average
$26,098,743
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
$1,227
Milwaukee County Average
$1,987
Wisconsin Average
$1,792
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
$6,672
Milwaukee County Average
$11,051
Wisconsin Average
$9,122
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
$2,909,668
Milwaukee County Average
$5,321,108
Wisconsin Average
$2,444,124
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
$1,335
Milwaukee County Average
$1,217
Wisconsin Average
$1,274
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
$8,525,281
Milwaukee County Average
$13,281,150
Wisconsin Average
$5,180,448
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
$8,228
Milwaukee County Average
$14,656
Wisconsin Average
$11,961
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
$1,229
Milwaukee County Average
$1,998
Wisconsin Average
$1,801
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
$14,194
Milwaukee County Average
$13,342
Wisconsin Average
$8,660
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
$1,335
Milwaukee County Average
$1,221
Wisconsin Average
$1,283
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
$13,660
Milwaukee County Average
$12,057
Wisconsin Average
$7,164
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
$653
Milwaukee County Average
$1,010
Wisconsin Average
$903
United States Average
$786

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West Allis at a Glance

West Allis has a total population of 61,254, of which 13,167 are children under the age of 18 and 10,564 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 37.8.

Total Population:
61,254
Median Age:
37.8
Males:
29,519 (48.2%)
Female:
31,735 (51.8%)
Children (0-17):
13,167 (21.5%)
Adults (18-64):
37,523 (61.3%)
Seniors (65+):
10,564 (17.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in West Allis
Married:
24,513 (40.0%)
Divorced:
6,353 (10.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in West Allis
Hispanic Ethnicity:
2,155 (3.52%)
White:
57,600 (94.03%)
African American:
818 (1.34%)
Asian:
812 (1.33%)
Pacific Islander:
12 (0.02%)
Indian:
428 (0.70%)
Other:
720 (1.18%)
Two or More:
864 (1.41%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in West Allis

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.29, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.29 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
0
Home Agencies:
4
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
5
Medical Suppliers:
29
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $50,732 while the median household income is $39,394. Roughly 6.44% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$50,732
Household Income:
$39,394
In Poverty:
6.44%

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