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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
26 min
Time Until Sent Home
134 min
Broken Bone
57 min
Transfer Time
98 min
South Carolina Avg.
Waiting Time
33 min
Time Until Sent Home
136 min
Broken Bone
61 min
Transfer Time
94 min
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
118
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
45
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
175
Broken Bone
76
Transfer Time
163
Waiting Time
43
Time Until Sent Home
142
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
36
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
165
Broken Bone
70
Transfer Time
108
Waiting Time
72
Time Until Sent Home
178
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
196
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
146
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
56
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
97
Waiting Time
35
Time Until Sent Home
88
Broken Bone
69
Transfer Time
78
Waiting Time
47
Time Until Sent Home
105
Broken Bone
63
Transfer Time
63
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
155
Broken Bone
63
Transfer Time
103
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
189
Broken Bone
73
Transfer Time
120
Waiting Time
40
Time Until Sent Home
155
Broken Bone
110
Transfer Time
50
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
92
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
77
Waiting Time
88
Time Until Sent Home
244
Broken Bone
80
Transfer Time
88
Waiting Time
69
Time Until Sent Home
134
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
111
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
133
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
49
Waiting Time
68
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
77
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
165
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
113
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
100
Waiting Time
13
Time Until Sent Home
120
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
52
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
155
Broken Bone
77
Transfer Time
85
Waiting Time
44
Time Until Sent Home
146
Broken Bone
75
Transfer Time
98
Waiting Time
49
Time Until Sent Home
124
Broken Bone
82
Transfer Time
120
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
129
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
96
Waiting Time
76
Time Until Sent Home
192
Broken Bone
81
Transfer Time
162
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
99
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
73
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
95
Broken Bone
47
Transfer Time
54
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
135
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
100
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
153
Broken Bone
92
Transfer Time
85
Waiting Time
31
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
55
Waiting Time
66
Time Until Sent Home
195
Broken Bone
92
Transfer Time
116
Waiting Time
30
Time Until Sent Home
168
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
174
Waiting Time
40
Time Until Sent Home
160
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
98
Waiting Time
6
Time Until Sent Home
88
Broken Bone
74
Transfer Time
51
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
152
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
144
Waiting Time
40
Time Until Sent Home
84
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
70
Waiting Time
79
Time Until Sent Home
188
Broken Bone
28
Transfer Time
165
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
107
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
166
Waiting Time
58
Time Until Sent Home
135
Broken Bone
78
Transfer Time
134
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
122
Broken Bone
63
Transfer Time
121
Waiting Time
45
Time Until Sent Home
144
Broken Bone
79
Transfer Time
149
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
165
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
85
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
99
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
82
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
135
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
112
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
123
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
128
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
56
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
154
Broken Bone
57
Transfer Time
76
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
10
Time Until Sent Home
94
Broken Bone
36
Transfer Time
76
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
42
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
125
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
66
Time Until Sent Home
158
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
102
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
68
Time Until Sent Home
192
Broken Bone
103
Transfer Time
95
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
95
Broken Bone
26
Transfer Time
56
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
48
Time Until Sent Home
150
Broken Bone
67
Transfer Time
83

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 Aug. 20 2014. All data was collected between Oct. 2012 and Sept. 2013.
Icons from The Noun Project: Jeremy J Bristol, Alexey Ivanov, Lemon Liu, Sebastian Langer, Rémy Médard, Christopher T. Howlett, Christelle Mozzati