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ER Wait Watcher

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ER Wait Watcher » New Mexico

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New Mexico Waiting Times

For each hospital in New Mexico, we chart the time, on average, that patients wait in emergency rooms before one of four outcomes: they see a doctor, they get sent home, they’re given pain medications for a broken bone, or they are admitted to the hospital. For each measure, lower numbers are better. Experts caution that very small differences between hospitals for a given measure are unlikely to correspond to noticeable differences in the real world. Find out more »

  • Hospital

  • Waiting Time

    Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being seen by a doctor
  • Time Until Sent Home

    Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being sent home
  • Broken Bone

    Average time patients with broken bones had to wait before receiving pain meds
  • Transfer Time

    Among patients admitted, additional time spent waiting before being taken to their room
National Avg.
Waiting Time
28 min
Time Until Sent Home
138 min
Broken Bone
60 min
Transfer Time
97 min
New Mexico Avg.
Waiting Time
28 min
Time Until Sent Home
143 min
Broken Bone
59 min
Transfer Time
107 min
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
192
Broken Bone
70
Transfer Time
116
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
181
Broken Bone
76
Transfer Time
205
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
31
Time Until Sent Home
147
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
158
Waiting Time
52
Time Until Sent Home
207
Broken Bone
79
Transfer Time
98
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
136
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
141
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
85
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
139
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
62
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
144
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
111
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
114
Broken Bone
30
Transfer Time
51
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
50
Waiting Time
46
Time Until Sent Home
130
Broken Bone
62
Transfer Time
119
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
150
Broken Bone
43
Transfer Time
114
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
90
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
31
Time Until Sent Home
118
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
66
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
131
Broken Bone
35
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
105
Time Until Sent Home
332
Broken Bone
82
Transfer Time
338
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
68
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
134
Broken Bone
43
Transfer Time
98
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
144
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
72
Waiting Time
35
Time Until Sent Home
175
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
173
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
47
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
168
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
47
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
91
Waiting Time
30
Time Until Sent Home
156
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
135
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
124
Waiting Time
35
Time Until Sent Home
127
Broken Bone
73
Transfer Time
65
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
119
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
116
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
122
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
110
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
95
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
55
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
124
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
102
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
50
Time Until Sent Home
174
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
124
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
156
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
94
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
127
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
105
Waiting Time
40
Time Until Sent Home
164
Broken Bone
91
Transfer Time
107

Notes: "Average time" refers to the median waiting time (the midpoint of all patients' waiting times). References to "doctor" indicate a doctor, nurse practitioner or physician assistant. CMS reports the CT scan quality measure as the percentage of patients who received a scan within 45 minutes. We have reversed that measure so that all measures follow a "lower is better" pattern.


Sources
Data from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The last data update was December 12, 2013. All data was collected between April 2012 and April 2013, except for the "Left Without Being Seen" measure, which was collected between January and July 2012.
Icons from The Noun Project: Jeremy J Bristol, Alexey Ivanov, Lemon Liu, Sebastian Langer, Rémy Médard, Christopher T. Howlett, Christelle Mozzati