Frankford Hospital

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

Frankford Hospital is a non-profit acute care hospital based at Red Lion Knights RDS in Philadelphia, 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 4,957 Medicare patients were given 46,309 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $62,241,202 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 204 Medicare patients were given 2,927 days of Non-PPS inpatient care and services.

When compared to state levels, pneumonia patients at this facility are more likely to be assessed and given a pneumococcal vaccination.

When compared to other hospitals in the state, heart failure patients at this facility are less likely to be given discharge instructions. 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

Red Lion Knights RDS
Philadelphia, PA 19114

Phone Number

(215) 934-4000

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Philadelphia
15 (93.75%)
Philadelphia County
15 (93.75%)
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
Philadelphia
14 (87.50%)
Philadelphia County
14 (87.50%)
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 117 patients.

This Provider This Provider
87.00%
Philadelphia
82.80%
Philadelphia County
82.80%
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 344 patients.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Philadelphia
95.33%
Philadelphia County
95.33%
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 438 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Philadelphia
96.93%
Philadelphia County
96.93%
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 11 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
9.00%
Philadelphia
12.22%
Philadelphia County
12.22%
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 405 patients.

This Provider This Provider
82.00%
Philadelphia
82.20%
Philadelphia County
82.20%
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 888 patients.

This Provider This Provider
29.00%
Philadelphia
53.73%
Philadelphia County
53.73%
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 149 patients.

This Provider This Provider
50.00%
Philadelphia
57.87%
Philadelphia County
57.87%
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 838 patients.

This Provider This Provider
75.00%
Philadelphia
77.07%
Philadelphia County
77.07%
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 256 patients.

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Philadelphia
81.07%
Philadelphia County
81.07%
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 436 patients.

This Provider This Provider
90.00%
Philadelphia
88.13%
Philadelphia County
88.13%
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 61 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Philadelphia
91.27%
Philadelphia County
91.27%
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 388 patients.

This Provider This Provider
97.00%
Philadelphia
96.53%
Philadelphia County
96.53%
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 323 patients.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Philadelphia
92.67%
Philadelphia County
92.67%
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 168 patients.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Philadelphia
87.93%
Philadelphia County
87.93%
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 1,122 patients.

This Provider This Provider
93.00%
Philadelphia
92.73%
Philadelphia County
92.73%
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 219 patients.

This Provider This Provider
86.00%
Philadelphia
80.27%
Philadelphia County
80.27%
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 454 patients.

This Provider This Provider
89.00%
Philadelphia
66.87%
Philadelphia County
66.87%
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 941 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Philadelphia
99.93%
Philadelphia County
99.93%
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 552 patients.

This Provider This Provider
88.00%
Philadelphia
85.40%
Philadelphia County
85.40%
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 195 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
67.00%
Philadelphia
77.53%
Philadelphia County
77.53%
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 182 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
73.00%
Philadelphia
72.07%
Philadelphia County
72.07%
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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Monday, July 21, 2008 5:37 PM MST

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Philadelphia at a Glance

Philadelphia has a total population of 1,517,550, of which 383,469 are children under the age of 18 and 213,722 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 34.2.

Total Population:
1,517,550
Median Age:
34.2
Males:
705,107 (46.5%)
Female:
812,443 (53.5%)
Children (0-17):
383,469 (25.3%)
Adults (18-64):
920,359 (60.6%)
Seniors (65+):
213,722 (14.1%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Philadelphia
Married:
491,840 (32.4%)
Divorced:
102,875 (6.8%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Philadelphia
Hispanic Ethnicity:
128,928 (8.50%)
White:
683,267 (45.02%)
African American:
655,824 (43.22%)
Asian:
67,654 (4.46%)
Pacific Islander:
729 (0.05%)
Indian:
4,073 (0.27%)
Other:
72,429 (4.77%)
Two or More:
33,574 (2.21%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Philadelphia

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.43, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.43 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
37
Doctors:
10,207
Home Agencies:
21
Hospitals:
16
Nursing Homes:
46
Medical Suppliers:
376
Rehab Centers:
83

Wealth

The median family income is $37,036 while the median household income is $30,746. Roughly 22.15% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$37,036
Household Income:
$30,746
In Poverty:
22.15%

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