Pinnacle Health Hospitals

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

Pinnacle Health Hospitals is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 409 South Second Street in Harrisburg, 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 7,905 Medicare patients were given 61,568 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $103,514,683 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 724 Medicare patients were given 9,390 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 ACE inhibitor or ARB.

When compared to other hospitals in the state, pneumonia patients at this facility are less likely to assessed and given an influenza vaccination.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Other

Address

409 South Second Street
Harrisburg, PA 17105

Phone Number

(717) 782-5181

Geographic Coordinates

40.256415, -76.875694
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Dauphin County
2 (100.00%)
Pennsylvania
133 (82.10%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Dauphin County
2 (100.00%)
Pennsylvania
144 (88.89%)
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 159 patients.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Dauphin County
83.50%
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 670 patients.

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Dauphin County
98.00%
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 734 patients.

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Dauphin County
97.50%
Pennsylvania
93.22%
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 21 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
48.00%
Dauphin County
59.50%
Pennsylvania
44.00%
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 351 patients.

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Dauphin County
84.50%
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 838 patients.

This Provider This Provider
68.00%
Dauphin County
62.50%
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 89 patients.

This Provider This Provider
56.00%
Dauphin County
48.00%
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 421 patients.

This Provider This Provider
73.00%
Dauphin County
65.00%
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 146 patients.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Dauphin County
70.00%
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 307 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Dauphin County
85.00%
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 128 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Dauphin County
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 497 patients.

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Dauphin County
97.00%
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 375 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Dauphin County
95.00%
Pennsylvania
89.62%
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%
Dauphin County
0.00%
Pennsylvania
28.00%
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 237 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Dauphin County
93.00%
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 1,001 patients.

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Dauphin County
93.50%
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 179 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Dauphin County
90.00%
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 330 patients.

This Provider This Provider
68.00%
Dauphin County
56.00%
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 532 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Dauphin County
99.50%
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 263 patients.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Dauphin County
84.50%
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 378 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.

This Provider This Provider
77.00%
Dauphin County
57.50%
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 363 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.

This Provider This Provider
68.00%
Dauphin County
66.00%
Pennsylvania
69.01%
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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Harrisburg at a Glance

Harrisburg has a total population of 48,950, of which 13,806 are children under the age of 18 and 5,320 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 33.0.

Total Population:
48,950
Median Age:
33.0
Males:
23,006 (47.0%)
Female:
25,944 (53.0%)
Children (0-17):
13,806 (28.2%)
Adults (18-64):
29,824 (60.9%)
Seniors (65+):
5,320 (10.9%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Harrisburg
Married:
13,347 (27.3%)
Divorced:
4,612 (9.4%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Harrisburg
Hispanic Ethnicity:
5,724 (11.69%)
White:
15,527 (31.72%)
African American:
26,841 (54.83%)
Asian:
1,384 (2.83%)
Pacific Islander:
35 (0.07%)
Indian:
183 (0.37%)
Other:
3,199 (6.54%)
Two or More:
1,781 (3.64%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Harrisburg

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.41, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.41 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
3
Doctors:
833
Home Agencies:
5
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
5
Medical Suppliers:
65
Rehab Centers:
12

Wealth

The median family income is $29,556 while the median household income is $26,920. Roughly 24.21% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$29,556
Household Income:
$26,920
In Poverty:
24.21%

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