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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
24 min
Time Until Sent Home
133 min
Broken Bone
55 min
Transfer Time
97 min
New Mexico Avg.
Waiting Time
28 min
Time Until Sent Home
148 min
Broken Bone
56 min
Transfer Time
107 min
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
151
Broken Bone
63
Transfer Time
92
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
176
Broken Bone
82
Transfer Time
120
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
151
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
80
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
155
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
125
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
190
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
109
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
122
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
68
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
159
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
151
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
142
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
126
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
179
Broken Bone
76
Transfer Time
191
Waiting Time
98
Time Until Sent Home
331
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
336
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
135
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
142
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
90
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
127
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
110
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
197
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
166
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
104
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
48
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
108
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
79
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
130
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
45
Transfer Time
90
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
142
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
31
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
33
Transfer Time
67
Waiting Time
30
Time Until Sent Home
142
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
134
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
155
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
80
Waiting Time
31
Time Until Sent Home
158
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
90
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
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
143
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
96
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
60
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
112
Waiting Time
51
Time Until Sent Home
212
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
115
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
141
Broken Bone
76
Transfer Time
80
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
118
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
113
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
46
Waiting Time
53
Time Until Sent Home
168
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
122
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
130
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
83
Waiting Time
17
Time Until Sent Home
119
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
42
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
85

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, last updated Dec. 17 2014. All data was collected between April. 2013 and March 2014.
Icons from The Noun Project: Jeremy J Bristol, Alexey Ivanov, Lemon Liu, Sebastian Langer, Rémy Médard, Christopher T. Howlett, Christelle Mozzati