Cox Medical Center

Detailed report on the hospital located in Springfield, Missouri (MO).

Cox Medical Center is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 1423 N Jefferson Street in Springfield, MO. 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 7,068 Medicare patients were given 53,807 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $84,557,025 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 386 Medicare patients were given 4,918 days of Non-PPS inpatient care and services.

When compared to state levels, heart attack patients at this hospital are more likely to be given an inhibitor or ARB. Heart failure patients at this facility are more likely to be given discharge instructions.

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Quality of Care Rating

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Staff Rating

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Facility Rating

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Promptness Rating

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Church

Address

1423 N Jefferson Street
Springfield, MO 65802

Phone Number

(417) 269-3000

Geographic Coordinates

37.224366, -93.289166
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Springfield
3 (100.00%)
Greene County
3 (100.00%)
Missouri
73 (68.22%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Springfield
3 (100.00%)
Greene County
3 (100.00%)
Missouri
94 (87.85%)
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 100 patients.

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Springfield
96.67%
Greene County
96.67%
Missouri
75.76%
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 542 patients.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Springfield
98.00%
Greene County
98.00%
Missouri
86.75%
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 559 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Springfield
98.67%
Greene County
98.67%
Missouri
86.70%
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 17 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
35.00%
Springfield
42.00%
Greene County
42.00%
Missouri
61.30%
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 140 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Springfield
94.33%
Greene County
94.33%
Missouri
84.42%
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 306 patients.

This Provider This Provider
78.00%
Springfield
65.00%
Greene County
65.00%
Missouri
61.86%
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 0 patients.

Note:
  • Inacurate information submitted and suppressed for one or more quarters.

  • No data is available from the hospital for this measure.

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 576 patients.

This Provider This Provider
73.00%
Springfield
78.00%
Greene County
78.00%
Missouri
81.34%
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 194 patients.

This Provider This Provider
77.00%
Springfield
79.00%
Greene County
79.00%
Missouri
83.43%
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 363 patients.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Springfield
91.00%
Greene County
91.00%
Missouri
91.81%
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 547 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Springfield
98.00%
Greene County
98.00%
Missouri
90.67%
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 412 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Springfield
98.67%
Greene County
98.67%
Missouri
91.91%
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 366 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Springfield
64.00%
Greene County
64.00%
Missouri
83.39%
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 12 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
33.00%
Springfield
66.50%
Greene County
66.50%
Missouri
25.78%
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 234 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Springfield
98.50%
Greene County
98.50%
Missouri
92.45%
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 407 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Springfield
91.33%
Greene County
91.33%
Missouri
79.49%
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 87 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Springfield
91.00%
Greene County
91.00%
Missouri
79.63%
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 345 patients.

This Provider This Provider
60.00%
Springfield
77.00%
Greene County
77.00%
Missouri
70.35%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 693 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Springfield
100.00%
Greene County
100.00%
Missouri
99.20%
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 457 patients.

This Provider This Provider
75.00%
Springfield
84.00%
Greene County
84.00%
Missouri
80.89%
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 706 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
82.00%
Springfield
89.33%
Greene County
89.33%
Missouri
78.30%
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 691 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
80.00%
Springfield
85.00%
Greene County
85.00%
Missouri
72.15%
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

Reviews and Ratings

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A Review by Anonymous

Cox Medical Center Review
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Care:
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Staff:
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Facility:
Full StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty StarEmpty Star
Promptness:
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Insurance:
Medicare
Details:

My mother went there because all of a sudden she coundn't hear, speak well and balance problems. She was told she had high blood pressure and to see her dr. 3 days later her dr said you have vertigo.and sent her home. the next week she went back to COx and the er dr said she had a stroke!. Thety do not know what they are doing, you are better off to go to the other hospital there. n

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 5:37 PM MST

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Springfield at a Glance

Springfield has a total population of 151,580, of which 30,169 are children under the age of 18 and 22,586 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.5.

Total Population:
151,580
Median Age:
33.5
Males:
73,016 (48.2%)
Female:
78,564 (51.8%)
Children (0-17):
30,169 (19.9%)
Adults (18-64):
98,825 (65.2%)
Seniors (65+):
22,586 (14.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Springfield
Married:
60,501 (39.9%)
Divorced:
17,378 (11.5%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Springfield
Hispanic Ethnicity:
3,501 (2.31%)
White:
138,987 (91.69%)
African American:
4,961 (3.27%)
Asian:
2,060 (1.36%)
Pacific Islander:
136 (0.09%)
Indian:
1,142 (0.75%)
Other:
1,332 (0.88%)
Two or More:
2,962 (1.95%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Springfield

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.36, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.36 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
4
Doctors:
1,676
Home Agencies:
8
Hospitals:
3
Nursing Homes:
16
Medical Suppliers:
87
Rehab Centers:
12

Wealth

The median family income is $38,114 while the median household income is $29,563. Roughly 14.80% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$38,114
Household Income:
$29,563
In Poverty:
14.80%

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