White Plains Hospital Center

Detailed report on the hospital located in White Plains, New York (NY).

White Plains Hospital Center is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 41 East Post R0ad in White Plains, NY. 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. However, patient mortality rate is better than the national rate. In 2006, a total of 3,956 Medicare patients were given 39,821 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $41,830,519 by Medicare for those services. 17,125 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $12,012,936 by Medicare for these services.

When compared to state levels, heart failure patients at this facility are more likely to be given discharge instructions.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Private

Address

41 East Post R0ad
White Plains, NY 10601

Phone Number

(914) 681-0600

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

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Yes
White Plains
2 (100.00%)
Westchester County
13 (100.00%)
New York
175 (92.11%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

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Yes
White Plains
1 (50.00%)
Westchester County
12 (92.31%)
New York
171 (90.00%)
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 16 patients.

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

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75.00%
White Plains
75.00%
Westchester County
83.18%
New York
83.64%
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 43 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
White Plains
91.00%
Westchester County
91.18%
New York
93.93%
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 46 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
White Plains
91.00%
Westchester County
92.75%
New York
94.54%
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 76 patients.

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

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92.00%
White Plains
92.00%
Westchester County
85.25%
New York
84.84%
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 218 patients.

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

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84.00%
White Plains
84.00%
Westchester County
61.42%
New York
63.56%
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 34 patients.

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

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65.00%
White Plains
65.00%
Westchester County
73.38%
New York
75.52%
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 195 patients.

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

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74.00%
White Plains
74.00%
Westchester County
79.83%
New York
76.52%
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 36 patients.

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

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92.00%
White Plains
92.00%
Westchester County
84.50%
New York
82.57%
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 159 patients.

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

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97.00%
White Plains
97.00%
Westchester County
86.00%
New York
88.53%
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 65 patients.

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

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91.00%
White Plains
91.00%
Westchester County
89.60%
New York
91.86%
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 84 patients.

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96.00%
White Plains
96.00%
Westchester County
93.33%
New York
95.26%
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 76 patients.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
White Plains
92.00%
Westchester County
91.58%
New York
93.79%
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 9 patients.

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

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33.00%
White Plains
33.00%
Westchester County
34.80%
New York
29.66%
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 3 patients.

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

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67.00%
White Plains
67.00%
Westchester County
81.55%
New York
86.06%
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 295 patients.

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

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89.00%
White Plains
89.00%
Westchester County
86.92%
New York
91.23%
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 42 patients.

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

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79.00%
White Plains
79.00%
Westchester County
70.67%
New York
83.12%
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 162 patients.

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

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71.00%
White Plains
71.00%
Westchester County
69.00%
New York
70.82%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 233 patients.

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

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100.00%
White Plains
100.00%
Westchester County
98.42%
New York
99.35%
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 142 patients.

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

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82.00%
White Plains
82.00%
Westchester County
85.58%
New York
86.09%
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 187 patients.

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

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

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92.00%
White Plains
92.00%
Westchester County
82.92%
New York
81.43%
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 186 patients.

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

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

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65.00%
White Plains
65.00%
Westchester County
64.33%
New York
71.28%
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.

Better than National Rate
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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]

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3,956
White Plains Average
2,287
Westchester County Average
2,169
New York Average
2,705
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]

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39,821
White Plains Average
22,313
Westchester County Average
20,899
New York Average
25,286
United States Average
17,102

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.

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17,125
White Plains Average
9,632
Westchester County Average
7,227
New York Average
8,646
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]

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40,481
White Plains Average
22,649
Westchester County Average
21,244
New York Average
25,755
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]

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5,005
White Plains Average
2,827
Westchester County Average
2,901
New York Average
3,685
United States Average
2,995

Financials

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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]

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$41,830,519
White Plains Average
$22,677,581
Westchester County Average
$32,905,867
New York Average
$42,989,819
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]

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$1,033
White Plains Average
$1,001
Westchester County Average
$1,549
New York Average
$1,669
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]

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$8,358
White Plains Average
$8,022
Westchester County Average
$11,343
New York Average
$11,667
United States Average
$9,352

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.

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$12,012,936
White Plains Average
$6,959,494
Westchester County Average
$5,190,157
New York Average
$6,595,177
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]

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$10,574
White Plains Average
$9,918
Westchester County Average
$15,172
New York Average
$15,890
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]

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$1,050
White Plains Average
$1,016
Westchester County Average
$1,575
New York Average
$1,700
United States Average
$1,638

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.

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$701
White Plains Average
$723
Westchester County Average
$718
New York Average
$763
United States Average
$786

Reviews and Ratings

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White Plains at a Glance

White Plains has a total population of 53,077, of which 11,262 are children under the age of 18 and 8,058 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 38.1.

Total Population:
53,077
Median Age:
38.1
Males:
25,110 (47.3%)
Female:
27,967 (52.7%)
Children (0-17):
11,262 (21.2%)
Adults (18-64):
33,757 (63.6%)
Seniors (65+):
8,058 (15.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in White Plains
Married:
22,768 (42.9%)
Divorced:
3,632 (6.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in White Plains
Hispanic Ethnicity:
12,476 (23.51%)
White:
34,465 (64.93%)
African American:
8,444 (15.91%)
Asian:
2,389 (4.50%)
Pacific Islander:
37 (0.07%)
Indian:
182 (0.34%)
Other:
5,502 (10.37%)
Two or More:
2,058 (3.88%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in White Plains

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:
1,393
Home Agencies:
3
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
3
Medical Suppliers:
36
Rehab Centers:
7

Wealth

The median family income is $71,891 while the median household income is $58,545. Roughly 9.64% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$71,891
Household Income:
$58,545
In Poverty:
9.64%

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