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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
29 min
Time Until Sent Home
148 min
Broken Bone
62 min
Transfer Time
108 min
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
157
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
154
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
66
Waiting Time
114
Time Until Sent Home
342
Broken Bone
92
Transfer Time
278
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
137
Broken Bone
47
Transfer Time
110
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
110
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
137
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
28
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
143
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
70
Waiting Time
47
Time Until Sent Home
124
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
124
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
194
Broken Bone
70
Transfer Time
123
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
64
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
151
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
115
Waiting Time
67
Time Until Sent Home
219
Broken Bone
81
Transfer Time
100
Waiting Time
35
Time Until Sent Home
182
Broken Bone
75
Transfer Time
241
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
149
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
97
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
61
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
49
Time Until Sent Home
182
Broken Bone
88
Transfer Time
114
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
42
Time Until Sent Home
164
Broken Bone
62
Transfer Time
96
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
149
Broken Bone
86
Transfer Time
116
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
91
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
109
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
67
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
121
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
88
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
88
Broken Bone
40
Transfer Time
56
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
132
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
138
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
118
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
112
Waiting Time
43
Time Until Sent Home
179
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
181
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
123
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
0
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
72
Transfer Time
66
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
104
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
160
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
110
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
68
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
180
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
48
Waiting Time
48
Time Until Sent Home
150
Broken Bone
62
Transfer Time
114
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
108
Broken Bone
34
Transfer Time
54

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