King's Daughters' Medical Center

Detailed report on the hospital located in Ashland, Kentucky (KY).

King's Daughters' Medical Center is a for-profit acute care hospital based at 2201 Lexington Avenue in Ashland, KY. 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 7,279 Medicare patients were given 53,313 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $103,250,824 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 475 Medicare patients were given 6,169 days of Non-PPS inpatient care and services. 22,104 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $20,743,602 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 and be given discharge instructions. Surgery patients at this hospital are more likely to receive preventitive antibiotics 1 hour before incision and have their preventitve antibiotics stopped within 24 hours after surgery.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Proprietary

Address

2201 Lexington Avenue
Ashland, KY 41101

Phone Number

(606) 327-4000

Geographic Coordinates

38.470375, -82.635872
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Ashland
2 (100.00%)
Boyd County
2 (100.00%)
Kentucky
76 (86.36%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Ashland
2 (100.00%)
Boyd County
2 (100.00%)
Kentucky
83 (94.32%)
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 137 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Ashland
81.00%
Boyd County
81.00%
Kentucky
74.77%
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 814 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Ashland
99.50%
Boyd County
99.50%
Kentucky
86.37%
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 801 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Ashland
95.00%
Boyd County
95.00%
Kentucky
85.68%
United States
89.74%

Heart Attack Patients Given PCI within 90 Minutes

The percentage of heart attack patients given pci within 90 minutes of arrival. 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.

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

This Provider This Provider
75.00%
Ashland
75.00%
Boyd County
75.00%
Kentucky
44.19%
United States
53.85%

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 284 patients.

This Provider This Provider
79.00%
Ashland
80.00%
Boyd County
80.00%
Kentucky
78.24%
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 705 patients.

This Provider This Provider
82.00%
Ashland
75.00%
Boyd County
75.00%
Kentucky
58.66%
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 141 patients.

This Provider This Provider
84.00%
Ashland
91.00%
Boyd County
91.00%
Kentucky
75.91%
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 649 patients.

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
Ashland
79.00%
Boyd County
79.00%
Kentucky
82.40%
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 201 patients.

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Ashland
88.50%
Boyd County
88.50%
Kentucky
84.37%
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 409 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Ashland
92.00%
Boyd County
92.00%
Kentucky
88.87%
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 83 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Ashland
93.50%
Boyd County
93.50%
Kentucky
84.82%
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 420 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%
Ashland
91.00%
Boyd County
91.00%
Kentucky
89.19%
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 375 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Ashland
87.00%
Boyd County
87.00%
Kentucky
81.63%
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 2 patients.

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

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

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Ashland
0.00%
Boyd County
0.00%
Kentucky
30.64%
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 378 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Ashland
99.50%
Boyd County
99.50%
Kentucky
83.68%
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
96.00%
Ashland
95.50%
Boyd County
95.50%
Kentucky
79.45%
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 157 patients.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Ashland
95.50%
Boyd County
95.50%
Kentucky
82.25%
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 451 patients.

This Provider This Provider
80.00%
Ashland
86.00%
Boyd County
86.00%
Kentucky
74.84%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 756 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Ashland
100.00%
Boyd County
100.00%
Kentucky
99.34%
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 350 patients.

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
Ashland
83.50%
Boyd County
83.50%
Kentucky
82.09%
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 391 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Ashland
91.50%
Boyd County
91.50%
Kentucky
74.08%
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 373 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
87.00%
Ashland
85.50%
Boyd County
85.50%
Kentucky
69.27%
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

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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
7,279
Ashland Average
4,922
Boyd County Average
4,922
Kentucky Average
2,369
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
53,313
Ashland Average
35,420
Boyd County Average
35,420
Kentucky Average
17,999
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
475
Kentucky Average
341
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
6,169
Kentucky Average
3,204
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
22,104
Kentucky Average
6,018
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
53,448
Ashland Average
35,501
Boyd County Average
35,501
Kentucky Average
18,157
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
10,525
Ashland Average
7,058
Boyd County Average
7,058
Kentucky Average
3,237
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
6,192
Kentucky Average
3,269
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
503
Kentucky Average
430
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
$103,250,824
Ashland Average
$63,646,945
Boyd County Average
$63,646,945
Kentucky Average
$27,083,343
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
$1,932
Ashland Average
$1,793
Boyd County Average
$1,793
Kentucky Average
$1,492
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
$9,810
Ashland Average
$9,018
Boyd County Average
$9,018
Kentucky Average
$8,367
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
$6,398,843
Kentucky Average
$2,953,386
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
$1,033
Kentucky Average
$903
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
$20,743,602
Kentucky Average
$4,668,321
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
$14,185
Ashland Average
$12,931
Boyd County Average
$12,931
Kentucky Average
$11,433
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
$1,937
Ashland Average
$1,797
Boyd County Average
$1,797
Kentucky Average
$1,505
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
$13,471
Kentucky Average
$8,653
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
$1,037
Kentucky Average
$922
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
$12,721
Kentucky Average
$6,866
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
$938
Kentucky Average
$776
United States Average
$786

Reviews and Ratings

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Family member passed away due to dr. fault & we can not get any answers from the hospital. Giving us the run around

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 5:36 PM MST

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Ashland at a Glance

Ashland has a total population of 21,981, of which 4,816 are children under the age of 18 and 4,365 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 40.9.

Total Population:
21,981
Median Age:
40.9
Males:
10,028 (45.6%)
Female:
11,953 (54.4%)
Children (0-17):
4,816 (21.9%)
Adults (18-64):
12,800 (58.2%)
Seniors (65+):
4,365 (19.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Ashland
Married:
10,145 (46.2%)
Divorced:
2,479 (11.3%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Ashland
Hispanic Ethnicity:
130 (0.59%)
White:
21,066 (95.84%)
African American:
505 (2.30%)
Asian:
86 (0.39%)
Pacific Islander:
2 (0.01%)
Indian:
26 (0.12%)
Other:
49 (0.22%)
Two or More:
247 (1.12%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Ashland

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.51, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.51 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
571
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
4
Medical Suppliers:
28
Rehab Centers:
4

Wealth

The median family income is $40,131 while the median household income is $30,309. Roughly 18.11% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$40,131
Household Income:
$30,309
In Poverty:
18.11%

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