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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
33 min
Time Until Sent Home
137 min
Broken Bone
61 min
Transfer Time
94 min
Waiting Time
44
Time Until Sent Home
133
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
136
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
91
Broken Bone
26
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
77
Time Until Sent Home
135
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
98
Waiting Time
45
Time Until Sent Home
106
Broken Bone
67
Transfer Time
63
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
166
Broken Bone
62
Transfer Time
142
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
96
Broken Bone
70
Transfer Time
76
Waiting Time
46
Time Until Sent Home
157
Broken Bone
72
Transfer Time
36
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
130
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
95
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
93
Broken Bone
71
Transfer Time
78
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
173
Broken Bone
98
Transfer Time
91
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
94
Broken Bone
47
Transfer Time
87
Waiting Time
42
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
97
Waiting Time
46
Time Until Sent Home
145
Broken Bone
72
Transfer Time
98
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
107
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
69
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
13
Time Until Sent Home
129
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
52
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
56
Waiting Time
45
Time Until Sent Home
151
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
166
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
57
Transfer Time
119
Waiting Time
69
Time Until Sent Home
209
Broken Bone
95
Transfer Time
123
Waiting Time
56
Time Until Sent Home
137
Broken Bone
78
Transfer Time
138
Waiting Time
35
Time Until Sent Home
124
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
53
Waiting Time
48
Time Until Sent Home
162
Broken Bone
84
Transfer Time
41
Waiting Time
9
Time Until Sent Home
94
Broken Bone
76
Transfer Time
50
Waiting Time
84
Time Until Sent Home
197
Broken Bone
26
Transfer Time
145
Waiting Time
38
Time Until Sent Home
173
Broken Bone
75
Transfer Time
157
Waiting Time
43
Time Until Sent Home
137
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
108
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
64
Waiting Time
24
Time Until Sent Home
113
Broken Bone
69
Transfer Time
104
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
150
Broken Bone
79
Transfer Time
84
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
158
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
152
Broken Bone
84
Transfer Time
84
Waiting Time
83
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
79
Waiting Time
28
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
124
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
90
Time Until Sent Home
244
Broken Bone
83
Transfer Time
88
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
102
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
89
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
140
Broken Bone
42
Transfer Time
162
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
160
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
114
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
86
Time Until Sent Home
203
Broken Bone
83
Transfer Time
172
Waiting Time
40
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
73
Transfer Time
101
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
120
Broken Bone
57
Transfer Time
107
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
190
Broken Bone
72
Transfer Time
116
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
80
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
45
Time Until Sent Home
148
Broken Bone
71
Transfer Time
84
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
43
Waiting Time
65
Time Until Sent Home
159
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
100
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
151
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
99
Waiting Time
43
Time Until Sent Home
155
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
109
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
101
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
30
Time Until Sent Home
134
Broken Bone
55
Transfer Time
59
Waiting Time
40
Time Until Sent Home
172
Broken Bone
70
Transfer Time
92
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
140
Broken Bone
86
Transfer Time
152
Waiting Time
76
Time Until Sent Home
177
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
199
Waiting Time
46
Time Until Sent Home
124
Broken Bone
74
Transfer Time
101
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
154
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
182

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