Uhhs Bedford Medical Center

Detailed report on the hospital located in Bedford, Ohio (OH).

Uhhs Bedford Medical Center is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 44 Blaine Avenue in Bedford, OH. 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 1,692 Medicare patients were given 13,389 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $14,274,439 by Medicare for those services. 4,762 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $2,470,900 by Medicare for these services.

When compared to state levels, heart failure patients at this facility are more likely to be given discharge instructions. Pneumonia patients at this facility are more likely to be assessed and given an influenza vaccination and be assessed and given a pneumococcal vaccination.

When compared to other hospitals in the state, surgery patients at this hospital are less likely to have their preventitve antibiotics stopped within 24 hours after surgery.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Private

Address

44 Blaine Avenue
Bedford, OH 44146

Phone Number

(440) 735-3900

Geographic Coordinates

41.395458, -81.534442
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Cuyahoga County
17 (100.00%)
Ohio
147 (94.23%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Cuyahoga County
17 (100.00%)
Ohio
149 (95.51%)
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 7 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
57.00%
Cuyahoga County
86.82%
Ohio
84.98%
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 30 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Cuyahoga County
95.41%
Ohio
94.28%
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 34 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Cuyahoga County
95.71%
Ohio
93.65%
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 62 patients.

This Provider This Provider
84.00%
Cuyahoga County
87.76%
Ohio
83.79%
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 113 patients.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Cuyahoga County
69.76%
Ohio
74.61%
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 56 patients.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Cuyahoga County
80.88%
Ohio
78.67%
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 286 patients.

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
Cuyahoga County
75.88%
Ohio
83.06%
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 35 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Cuyahoga County
92.94%
Ohio
87.54%
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 188 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Cuyahoga County
92.00%
Ohio
91.19%
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 51 patients.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Cuyahoga County
93.50%
Ohio
93.04%
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 56 patients.

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Cuyahoga County
97.12%
Ohio
94.21%
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 53 patients.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Cuyahoga County
96.41%
Ohio
90.41%
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
0.00%
Cuyahoga County
39.63%
Ohio
31.89%
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 6 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Cuyahoga County
96.75%
Ohio
89.96%
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 204 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Cuyahoga County
95.94%
Ohio
90.87%
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 22 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Cuyahoga County
95.82%
Ohio
88.79%
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 248 patients.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Cuyahoga County
76.12%
Ohio
76.72%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 314 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Cuyahoga County
100.00%
Ohio
99.66%
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 97 patients.

This Provider This Provider
87.00%
Cuyahoga County
88.59%
Ohio
85.13%
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 175 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Cuyahoga County
82.47%
Ohio
78.57%
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 170 patients.

This Provider This Provider
44.00%
Cuyahoga County
62.59%
Ohio
68.77%
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

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
1,692
Cuyahoga County Average
4,184
Ohio Average
2,817
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
13,389
Cuyahoga County Average
32,293
Ohio Average
20,398
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.

This Provider This Provider
4,762
Cuyahoga County Average
16,404
Ohio Average
10,081
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
13,430
Cuyahoga County Average
32,524
Ohio Average
20,553
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
2,573
Cuyahoga County Average
5,781
Ohio Average
3,882
United States Average
2,995

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
$14,274,439
Cuyahoga County Average
$53,955,786
Ohio Average
$33,068,159
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
$1,063
Cuyahoga County Average
$1,659
Ohio Average
$1,609
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
$5,548
Cuyahoga County Average
$9,334
Ohio Average
$8,518
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.

This Provider This Provider
$2,470,900
Cuyahoga County Average
$12,968,740
Ohio Average
$7,245,679
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
$8,436
Cuyahoga County Average
$12,896
Ohio Average
$11,741
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
$1,066
Cuyahoga County Average
$1,671
Ohio Average
$1,621
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.

This Provider This Provider
$519
Cuyahoga County Average
$791
Ohio Average
$719
United States Average
$786

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Bedford at a Glance

Bedford has a total population of 14,214, of which 2,912 are children under the age of 18 and 2,663 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 39.0.

Total Population:
14,214
Median Age:
39.0
Males:
6,704 (47.2%)
Female:
7,510 (52.8%)
Children (0-17):
2,912 (20.5%)
Adults (18-64):
8,639 (60.8%)
Seniors (65+):
2,663 (18.7%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Bedford
Married:
6,029 (42.4%)
Divorced:
1,341 (9.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Bedford
Hispanic Ethnicity:
152 (1.07%)
White:
11,231 (79.01%)
African American:
2,506 (17.63%)
Asian:
154 (1.08%)
Pacific Islander:
2 (0.01%)
Indian:
24 (0.17%)
Other:
67 (0.47%)
Two or More:
230 (1.62%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Bedford

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.39, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.39 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
431
Home Agencies:
1
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
0
Medical Suppliers:
10
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $47,142 while the median household income is $36,943. Roughly 7.61% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$47,142
Household Income:
$36,943
In Poverty:
7.61%

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