Clarion Hospital

Detailed report on the hospital located in Clarion, Pennsylvania (PA).

Clarion Hospital is a non-profit acute care hospital based at One Hospital Drive in Clarion, PA. 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 1,183 Medicare patients were given 6,723 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $9,119,571 by Medicare for those services.

When compared to other hospitals in the state, heart failure patients at this facility are less likely to be given ACE inhibitor or ARB, be given an evaluation of their LVS function, and 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 - Private

Address

One Hospital Drive
Clarion, PA 16214

Phone Number

(814) 226-9500

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Pennsylvania
133 (82.10%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

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Yes
Pennsylvania
144 (88.89%)
United States
3,947 (91.20%)

Quality Measures

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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 2 patients.

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

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50.00%
Pennsylvania
76.50%
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 11 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Pennsylvania
91.58%
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 13 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Pennsylvania
93.22%
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 36 patients.

This Provider This Provider
61.00%
Pennsylvania
80.04%
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 101 patients.

This Provider This Provider
1.00%
Pennsylvania
60.43%
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 13 patients.

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

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85.00%
Pennsylvania
70.91%
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 122 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Pennsylvania
78.97%
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
74.00%
Pennsylvania
80.05%
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 74 patients.

This Provider This Provider
82.00%
Pennsylvania
90.89%
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 38 patients.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Pennsylvania
90.74%
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 21 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Pennsylvania
92.22%
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 23 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
70.00%
Pennsylvania
89.62%
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 2 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
50.00%
Pennsylvania
89.11%
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 149 patients.

This Provider This Provider
62.00%
Pennsylvania
89.66%
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 17 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
59.00%
Pennsylvania
82.23%
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 87 patients.

This Provider This Provider
66.00%
Pennsylvania
73.83%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 140 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Pennsylvania
99.50%
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 75 patients.

This Provider This Provider
79.00%
Pennsylvania
83.73%
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 208 patients.

This Provider This Provider
79.00%
Pennsylvania
77.12%
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 206 patients.

This Provider This Provider
74.00%
Pennsylvania
69.01%
United States
71.77%

Mortality Rates

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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.

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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
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Reviews and Ratings

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Nothing more than a band aide station. Poor attitudes, poor service and dirty waiting rooms. I'm not even sure why this place hasn't been closed by the state. Don't take your neighbors stray cat for a flea bath from this place.

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Clarion at a Glance

Clarion has a total population of 6,185, of which 547 are children under the age of 18 and 632 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 21.7.

Total Population:
6,185
Median Age:
21.7
Males:
2,611 (42.2%)
Female:
3,574 (57.8%)
Children (0-17):
547 (8.8%)
Adults (18-64):
5,006 (80.9%)
Seniors (65+):
632 (10.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Clarion
Married:
1,304 (21.1%)
Divorced:
312 (5.0%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Clarion
Hispanic Ethnicity:
51 (0.82%)
White:
5,848 (94.55%)
African American:
215 (3.48%)
Asian:
61 (0.99%)
Pacific Islander:
0 (0.00%)
Indian:
5 (0.08%)
Other:
9 (0.15%)
Two or More:
47 (0.76%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Clarion

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.18, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.18 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
90
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
2
Medical Suppliers:
13
Rehab Centers:
1

Wealth

The median family income is $40,208 while the median household income is $19,902. Roughly 28.99% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$40,208
Household Income:
$19,902
In Poverty:
28.99%

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