Western Maryland Health System Braddock Hospital, Corporation

Detailed report on the hospital located in Cumberland, Maryland (MD).

Western Maryland Health System Braddock Hospital, Corporation is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 900 Seton Drive in Cumberland, MD. 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, 3,712 Medicare patients were given 27,479 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

900 Seton Drive
Cumberland, MD 21502

Phone Number

(301) 723-4200

Geographic Coordinates

39.653029, -78.79824
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Cumberland
2 (100.00%)
Allegany County
2 (100.00%)
Maryland
45 (100.00%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Cumberland
2 (100.00%)
Allegany County
2 (100.00%)
Maryland
45 (100.00%)
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 59 patients.

This Provider This Provider
85.00%
Cumberland
87.50%
Allegany County
87.50%
Maryland
86.59%
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 191 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Cumberland
99.00%
Allegany County
99.00%
Maryland
93.75%
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 191 patients.

This Provider This Provider
84.00%
Cumberland
81.50%
Allegany County
81.50%
Maryland
92.45%
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 9 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
44.00%
Cumberland
44.00%
Allegany County
44.00%
Maryland
31.75%
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 171 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Cumberland
95.00%
Allegany County
95.00%
Maryland
85.60%
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 285 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
82.00%
Cumberland
79.00%
Allegany County
79.00%
Maryland
69.51%
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 40 patients.

This Provider This Provider
88.00%
Cumberland
82.00%
Allegany County
82.00%
Maryland
68.91%
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 211 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
71.00%
Cumberland
70.00%
Allegany County
70.00%
Maryland
73.93%
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 54 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Cumberland
93.50%
Allegany County
93.50%
Maryland
89.69%
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 117 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
86.00%
Cumberland
89.50%
Allegany County
89.50%
Maryland
87.18%
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 30 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Cumberland
93.50%
Allegany County
93.50%
Maryland
91.77%
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 155 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Cumberland
93.50%
Allegany County
93.50%
Maryland
95.40%
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 134 patients.

This Provider This Provider
84.00%
Cumberland
79.00%
Allegany County
79.00%
Maryland
91.67%
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 66 patients.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Cumberland
87.50%
Allegany County
87.50%
Maryland
94.57%
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 377 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Cumberland
97.00%
Allegany County
97.00%
Maryland
92.80%
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 63 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Cumberland
100.00%
Allegany County
100.00%
Maryland
93.53%
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 194 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
80.00%
Cumberland
80.50%
Allegany County
80.50%
Maryland
69.20%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 266 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%
Cumberland
99.00%
Allegany County
99.00%
Maryland
99.89%
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 132 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%
Cumberland
88.00%
Allegany County
88.00%
Maryland
86.36%
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 296 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Cumberland
92.00%
Allegany County
92.00%
Maryland
85.58%
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 268 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
57.00%
Cumberland
51.50%
Allegany County
51.50%
Maryland
68.36%
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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Cumberland at a Glance

Cumberland has a total population of 21,518, of which 4,888 are children under the age of 18 and 4,449 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 40.6.

Total Population:
21,518
Median Age:
40.6
Males:
9,959 (46.3%)
Female:
11,559 (53.7%)
Children (0-17):
4,888 (22.7%)
Adults (18-64):
12,181 (56.6%)
Seniors (65+):
4,449 (20.7%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Cumberland
Married:
9,056 (42.1%)
Divorced:
2,059 (9.6%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Cumberland
Hispanic Ethnicity:
150 (0.70%)
White:
19,913 (92.54%)
African American:
1,088 (5.06%)
Asian:
132 (0.61%)
Pacific Islander:
4 (0.02%)
Indian:
57 (0.26%)
Other:
57 (0.26%)
Two or More:
267 (1.24%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Cumberland

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.49, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.49 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
3
Doctors:
343
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
5
Medical Suppliers:
28
Rehab Centers:
8

Wealth

The median family income is $34,500 while the median household income is $25,142. Roughly 19.41% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$34,500
Household Income:
$25,142
In Poverty:
19.41%

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