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ER Wait Watcher

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ER Wait Watcher » South Carolina

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South Carolina Waiting Times

For each hospital in South Carolina, 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
South Carolina Avg.
Waiting Time
32 min
Time Until Sent Home
136 min
Broken Bone
62 min
Transfer Time
93 min
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
122
Broken Bone
75
Transfer Time
105
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
57
Transfer Time
115
Waiting Time
83
Time Until Sent Home
172
Broken Bone
65
Transfer Time
199
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
60
Time Until Sent Home
172
Broken Bone
95
Transfer Time
52
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
122
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
122
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
157
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
105
Waiting Time
46
Time Until Sent Home
152
Broken Bone
62
Transfer Time
85
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
103
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
92
Waiting Time
44
Time Until Sent Home
102
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
59
Waiting Time
40
Time Until Sent Home
146
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
154
Waiting Time
13
Time Until Sent Home
134
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
52
Waiting Time
62
Time Until Sent Home
211
Broken Bone
85
Transfer Time
122
Waiting Time
46
Time Until Sent Home
162
Broken Bone
73
Transfer Time
39
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
113
Broken Bone
75
Transfer Time
47
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
107
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
65
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
113
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
66
Waiting Time
54
Time Until Sent Home
155
Broken Bone
77
Transfer Time
72
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
139
Broken Bone
63
Transfer Time
69
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
152
Broken Bone
69
Transfer Time
80
Waiting Time
35
Time Until Sent Home
105
Broken Bone
62
Transfer Time
47
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
118
Broken Bone
62
Transfer Time
105
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
98
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
92
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
105
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
95
Broken Bone
30
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
142
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
77
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
161
Broken Bone
81
Transfer Time
142
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
131
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
62
Waiting Time
60
Time Until Sent Home
159
Broken Bone
94
Transfer Time
155
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
196
Broken Bone
72
Transfer Time
104
Waiting Time
42
Time Until Sent Home
123
Broken Bone
71
Transfer Time
91
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
141
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
172
Waiting Time
45
Time Until Sent Home
135
Broken Bone
78
Transfer Time
138
Waiting Time
71
Time Until Sent Home
166
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
107
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
47
Transfer Time
92
Waiting Time
103
Time Until Sent Home
203
Broken Bone
96
Transfer Time
176
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
96
Broken Bone
71
Transfer Time
79
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
57
Waiting Time
38
Time Until Sent Home
150
Broken Bone
70
Transfer Time
71
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
45
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
80
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
78
Time Until Sent Home
142
Broken Bone
71
Transfer Time
95
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
157
Broken Bone
77
Transfer Time
140
Waiting Time
48
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
133
Waiting Time
90
Time Until Sent Home
250
Broken Bone
77
Transfer Time
94
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
141
Broken Bone
62
Transfer Time
96
Waiting Time
38
Time Until Sent Home
117
Broken Bone
63
Transfer Time
99
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
122
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
104
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
133
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
154
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
116
Broken Bone
70
Transfer Time
96
Waiting Time
43
Time Until Sent Home
170
Broken Bone
76
Transfer Time
94
Waiting Time
86
Time Until Sent Home
207
Broken Bone
28
Transfer Time
149
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
104
Broken Bone
80
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
79
Transfer Time
84
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
152
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
92

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