Avera Sacred Heart Hospital

Detailed report on the hospital located in Yankton, South Dakota (SD).

Avera Sacred Heart Hospital is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 501 Summit in Yankton, SD. 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 1,414 Medicare patients were given 9,079 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $12,441,173 by Medicare for those services. In 2006, 26 Medicare patients were given 336 days of Non-PPS inpatient care and services. A total of 169 Medicare patients were given 1,094 days of swing bed care and services in 2006, and the provider was reimbursed $339,360 by Medicare. 5,177 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $4,035,418 by Medicare for these services.

When compared to state levels, heart failure patients at this facility are more likely to be given ACE inhibitor or ARB, be given an evaluation of their LVS function, and be given discharge instructions. Pneumonia patients at this facility are more likely to be assessed and given a pneumococcal vaccination, be given smoking cessation advice or counseling, and be given the most appropriate initial antibiotics.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Church

Address

501 Summit
Yankton, SD 57078

Phone Number

(605) 668-8000

Geographic Coordinates

42.872582, -97.406956
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Yankton
1 (50.00%)
Yankton County
1 (50.00%)
South Dakota
11 (27.50%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

This Provider This Provider
Yes
Yankton
1 (50.00%)
Yankton County
1 (50.00%)
South Dakota
30 (75.00%)
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 11 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Yankton
91.00%
Yankton County
91.00%
South Dakota
84.31%
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 19 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Yankton
100.00%
Yankton County
100.00%
South Dakota
95.81%
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 18 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Yankton
100.00%
Yankton County
100.00%
South Dakota
93.86%
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 55 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Yankton
98.00%
Yankton County
98.00%
South Dakota
76.35%
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 88 patients.

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Yankton
99.00%
Yankton County
99.00%
South Dakota
51.03%
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 36 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Yankton
100.00%
Yankton County
100.00%
South Dakota
83.45%
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 124 patients.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Yankton
92.00%
Yankton County
92.00%
South Dakota
86.16%
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.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Yankton
100.00%
Yankton County
100.00%
South Dakota
62.89%
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 78 patients.

This Provider This Provider
94.00%
Yankton
94.00%
Yankton County
94.00%
South Dakota
97.25%
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 69 patients.

This Provider This Provider
99.00%
Yankton
99.50%
Yankton County
99.50%
South Dakota
92.89%
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 26 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Yankton
100.00%
Yankton County
100.00%
South Dakota
94.10%
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 26 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Yankton
100.00%
Yankton County
100.00%
South Dakota
90.10%
United States
87.23%

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 127 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Yankton
100.00%
Yankton County
100.00%
South Dakota
70.67%
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 5 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Yankton
100.00%
Yankton County
100.00%
South Dakota
68.81%
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 125 patients.

This Provider This Provider
98.00%
Yankton
98.00%
Yankton County
98.00%
South Dakota
73.06%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 175 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Yankton
100.00%
Yankton County
100.00%
South Dakota
99.85%
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 88 patients.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Yankton
92.00%
Yankton County
92.00%
South Dakota
76.47%
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 269 patients.

This Provider This Provider
96.00%
Yankton
73.50%
Yankton County
73.50%
South Dakota
84.64%
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 249 patients.

This Provider This Provider
92.00%
Yankton
93.00%
Yankton County
93.00%
South Dakota
85.56%
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

Treatment Figures

Charts

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
1,414
Yankton Average
761
Yankton County Average
761
South Dakota Average
1,009
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
9,079
Yankton Average
4,715
Yankton County Average
4,715
South Dakota Average
6,244
United States Average
17,102

Non-PPS Inpatients

The number of non 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
26
South Dakota Average
237
United States Average
371

Non-PPS Inpatient Utilization Days

The number of days of non 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
336
South Dakota Average
1,721
United States Average
3,791

Swing Bed Patients

The number of swing bed patients treated by this provider that were covered by Medicare Part A in 2006. A swing bed is defined as a bed that can be used when a patient no longer needs acute care, but still needs nursing care and observation.

This Provider This Provider
169
South Dakota Average
94
United States Average
75

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
5,177
Yankton Average
2,861
Yankton County Average
2,861
South Dakota Average
2,939
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
9,092
Yankton Average
4,722
Yankton County Average
4,722
South Dakota Average
6,278
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
1,799
Yankton Average
937
Yankton County Average
937
South Dakota Average
1,172
United States Average
2,995

Non-PPS Inpatient Days

The number of days of non 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
336
South Dakota Average
1,732
United States Average
3,834

Non-PPS Inpatient Discharges

The number of non 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
26
South Dakota Average
254
United States Average
450

Swing Bed Utilization Days

The number of days of swing bed care that are chargeable to Medicare Part A facility utilization by this provider in 2006. This measure includes full days, coinsurance days, and lifetime reserve days. A swing bed is defined as a bed that can be used when a patient no longer needs acute care, but still needs nursing care and observation.

This Provider This Provider
1,094
South Dakota Average
833
United States Average
775

Swing Bed Patient Discharges

The number of swing bed patient 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. A swing bed is defined as a bed that can be used when a patient no longer needs acute care, but still needs nursing care and observation.

This Provider This Provider
182
South Dakota Average
108
United States Average
88

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
$12,441,173
Yankton Average
$6,658,794
Yankton County Average
$6,658,794
South Dakota Average
$10,832,756
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
$1,368
Yankton Average
$1,410
Yankton County Average
$1,410
South Dakota Average
$1,725
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
$6,916
Yankton Average
$7,110
Yankton County Average
$7,110
South Dakota Average
$9,242
United States Average
$9,352

Medicare Non-PPS Inpatient Payments

The total non 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
$548,945
South Dakota Average
$1,708,935
United States Average
$4,323,113

Medicare Payments Per Non-PPS Inpatient Day

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non 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
$1,634
South Dakota Average
$987
United States Average
$1,128

Medicare Swing Bed Payments

The total swing bed associated Medicare Part A payments made to this provider in 2006. A swing bed is defined as a bed that can be used when a patient no longer needs acute care, but still needs nursing care and observation.

This Provider This Provider
$339,360
South Dakota Average
$545,652
United States Average
$516,856

Medicare Payments Per Swing Bed Utilization Day

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered swing bed utilization day in 2006. This measure includes full days, coinsurance days, and lifetime reserve days. A swing bed is defined as a bed that can be used when a patient no longer needs acute care, but still needs nursing care and observation.

This Provider This Provider
$310
South Dakota Average
$655
United States Average
$667

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
$4,035,418
Yankton Average
$2,333,880
Yankton County Average
$2,333,880
South Dakota Average
$3,061,897
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
$8,799
Yankton Average
$8,750
Yankton County Average
$8,750
South Dakota Average
$10,741
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
$1,370
Yankton Average
$1,412
Yankton County Average
$1,412
South Dakota Average
$1,735
United States Average
$1,638

Medicare Payments Per Non-PPS Inpatient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non 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
$21,113
South Dakota Average
$7,202
United States Average
$11,654

Medicare Payments Per Non-PPS Inpatient Utilization Day

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non 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
$1,634
South Dakota Average
$993
United States Average
$1,140

Medicare Payments Per Non-PPS Inpatient Discharge

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered non 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
$21,113
South Dakota Average
$6,720
United States Average
$9,611

Medicare Payments Per Swing Bed Patient

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered swing bed patient in 2006. A swing bed is defined as a bed that can be used when a patient no longer needs acute care, but still needs nursing care and observation.

This Provider This Provider
$2,008
South Dakota Average
$5,823
United States Average
$6,860

Medicare Payments Per Swing Bed Patient Discharge

The average Medicare payments made to this provider per Medicare Part A covered swing bed patient discharge in 2006. A discharge is defined as a formal release from a hospital or skilled nursing facility. A swing bed is defined as a bed that can be used when a patient no longer needs acute care, but still needs nursing care and observation.

This Provider This Provider
$1,865
South Dakota Average
$5,033
United States Average
$5,870

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
$779
Yankton Average
$816
Yankton County Average
$816
South Dakota Average
$1,042
United States Average
$786

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 5:37 PM MST

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Note: There are a total of 2 hospitals within 35 miles of this provider.

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Yankton at a Glance

Yankton has a total population of 13,528, of which 3,170 are children under the age of 18 and 2,324 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 37.6.

Total Population:
13,528
Median Age:
37.6
Males:
6,631 (49.0%)
Female:
6,897 (51.0%)
Children (0-17):
3,170 (23.4%)
Adults (18-64):
8,034 (59.4%)
Seniors (65+):
2,324 (17.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Yankton
Married:
6,072 (44.9%)
Divorced:
971 (7.2%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Yankton
Hispanic Ethnicity:
333 (2.46%)
White:
12,764 (94.35%)
African American:
222 (1.64%)
Asian:
68 (0.50%)
Pacific Islander:
4 (0.03%)
Indian:
214 (1.58%)
Other:
122 (0.90%)
Two or More:
134 (0.99%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Yankton

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.26, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.26 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
169
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
2
Medical Suppliers:
13
Rehab Centers:
3

Wealth

The median family income is $44,009 while the median household income is $31,843. Roughly 9.21% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$44,009
Household Income:
$31,843
In Poverty:
9.21%

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