Alta View Hospital

Detailed report on the hospital located in Sandy, Utah (UT).

Alta View Hospital is a non-profit acute care hospital based at 9660 South 1300 East in Sandy, UT. 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 966 Medicare patients were given 5,074 days of PPS inpatient care and services. The provider was reimbursed $6,623,019 by Medicare for those services. 6,385 Medicare patients were given outpatient care and services by this provider in 2006. The provider was reimbursed $2,911,527 by Medicare for these services.

When compared to state levels, heart failure patients at this facility are more likely to 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 and be given smoking cessation advice or counseling. Surgery patients at this hospital are more likely to receive preventitive antibiotics 1 hour before incision.

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Facility Type

Acute Care

Ownership Type

Voluntary Non-Profit - Private

Address

9660 South 1300 East
Sandy, UT 84094

Phone Number

(801) 501-2600

Geographic Coordinates

40.575789, -111.853107
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Accredited

Status

Indicates whether the facility is accredited.

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Yes
Salt Lake County
9 (100.00%)
Utah
27 (71.05%)
United States
3,333 (77.01%)

Emergency Services

Status

Indicates whether the facility offers emergency care services.

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Yes
Salt Lake County
8 (88.89%)
Utah
35 (92.11%)
United States
3,947 (91.20%)

Quality Measures

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Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge

The percentage of heart attack patients given aspirin at discharge. 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.

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40.00%
Salt Lake County
88.25%
Utah
80.78%
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 6 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
67.00%
Salt Lake County
85.38%
Utah
70.03%
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 18 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
83.00%
Salt Lake County
82.88%
Utah
81.44%
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 45 patients.

This Provider This Provider
69.00%
Salt Lake County
60.00%
Utah
50.49%
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 0 patients.

Note:
  • Inacurate information submitted and suppressed for one or more quarters.

  • No data is available from the hospital for this measure.

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 160 patients.

This Provider This Provider
85.00%
Salt Lake County
76.25%
Utah
80.31%
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 33 patients.

This Provider This Provider
91.00%
Salt Lake County
76.13%
Utah
64.03%
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 100 patients.

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96.00%
Salt Lake County
89.88%
Utah
88.66%
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 81 patients.

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

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100.00%
Salt Lake County
96.67%
Utah
92.30%
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 7 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Salt Lake County
94.38%
Utah
91.38%
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 8 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
75.00%
Salt Lake County
87.75%
Utah
71.06%
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 65 patients.

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Salt Lake County
93.63%
Utah
75.17%
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 3 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
67.00%
Salt Lake County
76.38%
Utah
77.62%
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 119 patients.

This Provider This Provider
82.00%
Salt Lake County
77.88%
Utah
67.61%
United States
69.00%

Pneumonia Patients Given Oxygenation Assessment

The percentage of pneumonia patients given oxygenation assessment. The sample size for this measure was 194 patients.

This Provider This Provider
100.00%
Salt Lake County
99.88%
Utah
99.92%
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 110 patients.

This Provider This Provider
84.00%
Salt Lake County
85.25%
Utah
84.11%
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 261 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
95.00%
Salt Lake County
81.78%
Utah
70.03%
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 260 patients.

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

This Provider This Provider
77.00%
Salt Lake County
69.33%
Utah
69.03%
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.

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]

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966
Salt Lake County Average
2,043
Utah Average
1,243
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
5,074
Salt Lake County Average
11,661
Utah Average
6,853
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.

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6,385
Salt Lake County Average
10,080
Utah Average
5,365
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
5,116
Salt Lake County Average
11,752
Utah Average
6,903
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
1,081
Salt Lake County Average
2,368
Utah Average
1,459
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
$6,623,019
Salt Lake County Average
$25,026,055
Utah Average
$13,891,507
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
$1,295
Salt Lake County Average
$2,129
Utah Average
$2,012
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
$6,127
Salt Lake County Average
$10,568
Utah Average
$9,520
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.

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$2,911,527
Salt Lake County Average
$7,490,109
Utah Average
$3,718,986
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
$6,856
Salt Lake County Average
$12,250
Utah Average
$11,178
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
$1,305
Salt Lake County Average
$2,146
Utah Average
$2,027
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
$456
Salt Lake County Average
$743
Utah Average
$693
United States Average
$786

Reviews and Ratings

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Insurance:
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My father spent his final hours at Alta View Hospital they left him in pain and discomfort for 16 of his last 30 hours

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 5:37 PM MST

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Sandy at a Glance

Sandy has a total population of 88,418, of which 30,461 are children under the age of 18 and 4,633 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 29.1.

Total Population:
88,418
Median Age:
29.1
Males:
44,405 (50.2%)
Female:
44,013 (49.8%)
Children (0-17):
30,461 (34.5%)
Adults (18-64):
53,324 (60.3%)
Seniors (65+):
4,633 (5.2%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Sandy
Married:
40,145 (45.4%)
Divorced:
4,596 (5.2%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Sandy
Hispanic Ethnicity:
3,875 (4.38%)
White:
82,685 (93.52%)
African American:
445 (0.50%)
Asian:
1,916 (2.17%)
Pacific Islander:
275 (0.31%)
Indian:
311 (0.35%)
Other:
1,326 (1.50%)
Two or More:
1,460 (1.65%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Sandy

Health

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

Disabilities:
0.18 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
1
Doctors:
445
Home Agencies:
2
Hospitals:
1
Nursing Homes:
3
Medical Suppliers:
26
Rehab Centers:
5

Wealth

The median family income is $70,801 while the median household income is $66,458. Roughly 3.79% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$70,801
Household Income:
$66,458
In Poverty:
3.79%

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