Bristol Hospital

Detailed report on the hospital located in Bristol, Connecticut (CT).

Bristol Hospital is a non-profit acute care hospital based at Brewster Road in Bristol, CT. 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 2,083 Medicare patients were given 16,078 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $21,466,860 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 153 Medicare patients were given 1,142 days of Non-PPS inpatient care and services.

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

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Private

Address

Brewster Road
Bristol, CT 06010

Phone Number

(860) 585-3000

Geographic Coordinates

41.672137, -72.942812
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a street level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Hartford County
5 (71.43%)
Connecticut
27 (87.10%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Hartford County
5 (71.43%)
Connecticut
28 (90.32%)
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 15 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
73.00%
Hartford County
80.83%
Connecticut
78.00%
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 22 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Hartford County
96.83%
Connecticut
97.37%
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 35 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Hartford County
97.33%
Connecticut
97.70%
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 90 patients.

This Provider This Provider
80.00%
Hartford County
84.17%
Connecticut
86.80%
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 120 patients.

This Provider This Provider
63.00%
Hartford County
49.29%
Connecticut
63.35%
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 67 patients.

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Hartford County
51.33%
Connecticut
75.04%
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 330 patients.

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Hartford County
80.43%
Connecticut
81.68%
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 80 patients.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Hartford County
76.17%
Connecticut
87.21%
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 222 patients.

This Provider This Provider
82.00%
Hartford County
86.14%
Connecticut
90.58%
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 66 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Hartford County
93.67%
Connecticut
97.09%
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 52 patients.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Hartford County
96.17%
Connecticut
96.27%
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 42 patients.

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Hartford County
92.83%
Connecticut
94.67%
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 8 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Hartford County
90.83%
Connecticut
91.38%
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 199 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Hartford County
90.43%
Connecticut
94.42%
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 22 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
77.00%
Hartford County
84.33%
Connecticut
91.07%
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 282 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Hartford County
65.43%
Connecticut
76.39%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 414 patients.

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Hartford County
99.57%
Connecticut
99.87%
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 164 patients.

This Provider This Provider
88.00%
Hartford County
92.29%
Connecticut
85.45%
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 199 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
84.00%
Hartford County
83.50%
Connecticut
83.10%
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 196 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
62.00%
Hartford County
80.83%
Connecticut
75.14%
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

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Bristol at a Glance

Bristol has a total population of 60,062, of which 13,922 are children under the age of 18 and 8,925 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 37.6.

Total Population:
60,062
Median Age:
37.6
Males:
29,041 (48.4%)
Female:
31,021 (51.6%)
Children (0-17):
13,922 (23.2%)
Adults (18-64):
37,215 (62.0%)
Seniors (65+):
8,925 (14.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Bristol
Married:
26,412 (44.0%)
Divorced:
5,471 (9.1%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Bristol
Hispanic Ethnicity:
3,166 (5.27%)
White:
55,014 (91.60%)
African American:
1,612 (2.68%)
Asian:
884 (1.47%)
Pacific Islander:
18 (0.03%)
Indian:
132 (0.22%)
Other:
1,443 (2.40%)
Two or More:
959 (1.60%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Bristol

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.33, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.33 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
232
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
5
Medical Suppliers:
23
Rehab Centers:
3

Wealth

The median family income is $58,259 while the median household income is $47,422. Roughly 6.53% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$58,259
Household Income:
$47,422
In Poverty:
6.53%

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