Huey P Long Medical Center

Detailed report on the hospital located in Pineville, Louisiana (LA).

Huey P Long Medical Center is a government run acute care hospital based at 352 Hospital Boulevard in Pineville, LA. The facility is accredited and provides emergency services. The patient mortality rate is no different than the national rate. In 2006, a total of 152 Medicare patients were given 940 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $1,357,170 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 44 Medicare patients were given 483 days of Non-PPS inpatient care and services. 2,465 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $1,307,960 by Medicare for these services.

When compared to state levels, heart failure patients at this facility are more likely to be given ACE inhibitor or ARB, be given an evaluation of their LVS function, be given discharge instructions, and be given smoking cessation advice or counseling.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Government - State

Address

352 Hospital Boulevard
Pineville, LA 71360

Phone Number

(318) 448-0811

Geographic Coordinates

31.321327, -92.440845
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Rapides Parish
3 (100.00%)
Louisiana
75 (66.37%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Rapides Parish
3 (100.00%)
Louisiana
96 (84.96%)
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 3 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
67.00%
Rapides Parish
82.33%
Louisiana
83.76%
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 10 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Rapides Parish
95.00%
Louisiana
86.73%
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 9 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Rapides Parish
94.00%
Louisiana
87.92%
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 48 patients.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Rapides Parish
89.33%
Louisiana
78.07%
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 58 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Rapides Parish
78.00%
Louisiana
61.79%
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 5 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Rapides Parish
63.67%
Louisiana
58.00%
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 43 patients.

This Provider This Provider
67.00%
Rapides Parish
70.67%
Louisiana
76.13%
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 20 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Rapides Parish
92.00%
Louisiana
78.45%
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 30 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Rapides Parish
94.67%
Louisiana
89.08%
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 41 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Rapides Parish
82.33%
Louisiana
79.05%
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 14 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Rapides Parish
96.33%
Louisiana
90.94%
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 13 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Rapides Parish
91.67%
Louisiana
85.06%
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 1 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Rapides Parish
50.00%
Louisiana
31.51%
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 7 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Rapides Parish
98.00%
Louisiana
88.11%
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 62 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Rapides Parish
95.67%
Louisiana
81.09%
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 32 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Rapides Parish
97.33%
Louisiana
82.63%
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 6 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
67.00%
Rapides Parish
83.67%
Louisiana
60.64%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 50 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Rapides Parish
99.67%
Louisiana
98.12%
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 25 patients.

This Provider This Provider
88.00%
Rapides Parish
81.00%
Louisiana
77.71%
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 106 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Rapides Parish
70.00%
Louisiana
69.17%
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 102 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
80.00%
Rapides Parish
59.33%
Louisiana
60.57%
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.

Note:

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
152
Rapides Parish Average
3,116
Louisiana Average
1,310
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
940
Rapides Parish Average
24,292
Louisiana Average
9,928
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
44
Rapides Parish Average
271
Louisiana Average
220
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
483
Rapides Parish Average
3,582
Louisiana Average
2,894
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
2,465
Rapides Parish Average
9,144
Louisiana Average
4,747
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
942
Rapides Parish Average
24,468
Louisiana Average
9,989
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
177
Rapides Parish Average
3,917
Louisiana Average
1,651
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
488
Rapides Parish Average
3,649
Louisiana Average
2,915
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
47
Rapides Parish Average
287
Louisiana Average
244
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
$1,357,170
Rapides Parish Average
$38,061,858
Louisiana Average
$14,246,215
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
$1,441
Rapides Parish Average
$1,556
Louisiana Average
$1,426
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
$7,668
Rapides Parish Average
$9,716
Louisiana Average
$8,630
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
$200,811
Rapides Parish Average
$3,646,321
Louisiana Average
$2,429,955
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
$411
Rapides Parish Average
$999
Louisiana Average
$834
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
$1,307,960
Rapides Parish Average
$6,705,453
Louisiana Average
$3,105,541
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
$8,929
Rapides Parish Average
$12,216
Louisiana Average
$10,873
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
$1,444
Rapides Parish Average
$1,567
Louisiana Average
$1,435
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
$4,564
Rapides Parish Average
$13,480
Louisiana Average
$11,058
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
$416
Rapides Parish Average
$1,018
Louisiana Average
$840
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
$4,273
Rapides Parish Average
$12,705
Louisiana Average
$9,956
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
$531
Rapides Parish Average
$733
Louisiana Average
$654
United States Average
$786

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Note: There are a total of 3 hospitals within 35 miles of this provider.

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Pineville at a Glance

Pineville has a total population of 13,829, of which 3,107 are children under the age of 18 and 1,815 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 35.3.

Total Population:
13,829
Median Age:
35.3
Males:
6,838 (49.4%)
Female:
6,991 (50.6%)
Children (0-17):
3,107 (22.5%)
Adults (18-64):
8,907 (64.4%)
Seniors (65+):
1,815 (13.1%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Pineville
Married:
5,598 (40.5%)
Divorced:
1,185 (8.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Pineville
Hispanic Ethnicity:
158 (1.14%)
White:
9,621 (69.57%)
African American:
3,607 (26.08%)
Asian:
263 (1.90%)
Pacific Islander:
12 (0.09%)
Indian:
70 (0.51%)
Other:
42 (0.30%)
Two or More:
214 (1.55%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Pineville

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.53, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.53 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
564
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
4
Medical Suppliers:
12
Rehab Centers:
8

Wealth

The median family income is $37,735 while the median household income is $29,159. Roughly 18.79% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$37,735
Household Income:
$29,159
In Poverty:
18.79%

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