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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
28 min
Time Until Sent Home
138 min
Broken Bone
60 min
Transfer Time
97 min
West Virginia Avg.
Waiting Time
33 min
Time Until Sent Home
148 min
Broken Bone
69 min
Transfer Time
79 min
Waiting Time
21
Time Until Sent Home
113
Broken Bone
66
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
66
Time Until Sent Home
227
Broken Bone
101
Transfer Time
141
Waiting Time
23
Time Until Sent Home
149
Broken Bone
75
Transfer Time
111
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
207
Broken Bone
89
Transfer Time
73
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
116
Broken Bone
70
Transfer Time
45
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
129
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
73
Waiting Time
16
Time Until Sent Home
107
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
60
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
49
Time Until Sent Home
131
Broken Bone
80
Transfer Time
34
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
123
Broken Bone
64
Transfer Time
72
Waiting Time
11
Time Until Sent Home
80
Broken Bone
41
Transfer Time
58
Waiting Time
39
Time Until Sent Home
147
Broken Bone
72
Transfer Time
100
Waiting Time
14
Time Until Sent Home
85
Broken Bone
56
Transfer Time
56
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
46
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
59
Time Until Sent Home
232
Broken Bone
85
Transfer Time
88
Waiting Time
41
Time Until Sent Home
180
Broken Bone
69
Transfer Time
88
Waiting Time
20
Time Until Sent Home
131
Broken Bone
48
Transfer Time
112
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
131
Broken Bone
49
Transfer Time
65
Waiting Time
25
Time Until Sent Home
180
Broken Bone
67
Transfer Time
110
Waiting Time
34
Time Until Sent Home
170
Broken Bone
59
Transfer Time
75
Waiting Time
53
Time Until Sent Home
181
Broken Bone
101
Transfer Time
96
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
5
Waiting Time
27
Time Until Sent Home
142
Broken Bone
51
Transfer Time
81
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
116
Broken Bone
80
Transfer Time
75
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
52
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
70
Waiting Time
22
Time Until Sent Home
122
Broken Bone
60
Transfer Time
70
Waiting Time
N/A
Time Until Sent Home
N/A
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
N/A
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
161
Broken Bone
78
Transfer Time
96
Waiting Time
32
Time Until Sent Home
142
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
44
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
94
Broken Bone
54
Transfer Time
54
Waiting Time
44
Time Until Sent Home
187
Broken Bone
73
Transfer Time
66
Waiting Time
29
Time Until Sent Home
192
Broken Bone
82
Transfer Time
67
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
174
Broken Bone
98
Transfer Time
142
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
117
Broken Bone
N/A
Transfer Time
32
Waiting Time
33
Time Until Sent Home
126
Broken Bone
67
Transfer Time
94
Waiting Time
45
Time Until Sent Home
190
Broken Bone
73
Transfer Time
155
Waiting Time
37
Time Until Sent Home
177
Broken Bone
106
Transfer Time
119
Waiting Time
41
Time Until Sent Home
144
Broken Bone
69
Transfer Time
78
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
70
Waiting Time
65
Time Until Sent Home
161
Broken Bone
80
Transfer Time
68
Waiting Time
26
Time Until Sent Home
105
Broken Bone
62
Transfer Time
57

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