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ER Wait Watcher

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ER Wait Watcher » West Virginia

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West Virginia Waiting Times

For each hospital in West Virginia, 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
West Virginia Avg.
Waiting Time
28 min
Time Until Sent Home
141 min
Broken Bone
64 min
Transfer Time
76 min
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
111
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
64
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
47
Transfer Time
106
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
204
Broken Bone
71
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
61
Transfer Time
83
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
68
Waiting Time
49
Time Until Sent Home
197
Broken Bone
76
Transfer Time
140
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
18
Time Until Sent Home
166
Broken Bone
74
Transfer Time
71
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
149
Broken Bone
52
Transfer Time
107
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
125
Broken Bone
38
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
153
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
90
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
92
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
58
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
28
Time Until Sent Home
181
Broken Bone
81
Transfer Time
114
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
224
Broken Bone
103
Transfer Time
133
Waiting Time
30
Time Until Sent Home
111
Broken Bone
58
Transfer Time
55
Waiting Time
36
Time Until Sent Home
183
Broken Bone
76
Transfer Time
69
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
138
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
106
Waiting Time
41
Time Until Sent Home
142
Broken Bone
77
Transfer Time
62
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
124
Broken Bone
73
Transfer Time
58
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
70
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
104
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
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
78
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
31
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
31
Time Until Sent Home
172
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
91
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
128
Broken Bone
77
Transfer Time
58
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
119
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
86
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
119
Broken Bone
53
Transfer Time
72
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
127
Broken Bone
49
Transfer Time
57
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
170
Broken Bone
63
Transfer Time
95
Waiting Time
35
Time Until Sent Home
187
Broken Bone
86
Transfer Time
77
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
119
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
33
Waiting Time
15
Time Until Sent Home
112
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
80
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
154
Broken Bone
68
Transfer Time
69
Waiting Time
40
Time Until Sent Home
141
Broken Bone
79
Transfer Time
90
Waiting Time
54
Time Until Sent Home
130
Broken Bone
71
Transfer Time
34
Waiting Time
54
Time Until Sent Home
133
Broken Bone
69
Transfer Time
142
Waiting Time
19
Time Until Sent Home
114
Broken Bone
49
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
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
12
Time Until Sent Home
81
Broken Bone
50
Transfer Time
48

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