ER Wait Watcher PEACEHEALTH UNITED GENERAL MEDICAL CENTER

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PEACEHEALTH UNITED GENERAL MEDICAL CENTER

(360) 856-6021

2000 hospital drive
sedro woolley, WA 98284

Hospital Type

Critical Access Hospitals

Hospital Owner

Government - Hospital District or Authority

Emergency Dept. Volume

Not Available

74%

of Patients Would "Definitely Recommend" this Hospital
(Wash. Avg: 73%)

See this hospital's CMS profile page or inspection reports.

74%

of Patients Would "Definitely Recommend" this Hospital
(Washington Avg: 73%)

See this hospital's CMS profile page or inspection reports.

Detailed Quality Measures

Here is a more in depth look at each quality measure, compared to state and national averages . Experts caution that very small differences between hospitals for a given measure are unlikely to correspond to noticeable differences in the real world.

 
Measure
Average for this Hospital
How this Hospital Compares

All Patients

Waiting Time

Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being seen by a doctor.

36min

Results are based on a shorter time period than required.

National Avg.
21min
Wash. Avg.
24min
This Hospital
36min
Discharged Patients

Time Until Sent Home

Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being sent home.

2hrs 20min

Results are based on a shorter time period than required.

National Avg.
2hrs 18min
Wash. Avg.
2hrs 53min
This Hospital
2hrs 20min
Impatient Patients

Left Without
Being Seen

Percentage of patients who left the emergency room without being seen by a doctor.

No Data Available

Results are not available for this reporting period.

Avg. U.S. Hospital
2%
Avg. Wash. Hospital
2%
This Hospital
No Data Available
Admitted Patients

Time Before Admission

Average time patients spent in the emergency room before being admitted to the hospital.

4hrs 28min

Data submitted were based on a sample of cases/patients. Results are based on a shorter time period than required.

National Avg.
4hrs 39min
Wash. Avg.
4hrs 49min
This Hospital
4hrs 28min
Admitted Patients

Transfer Time

Among patients admitted, additional time they spent waiting before being taken to their room (sometimes referred to as "boarding time.")

1hr 2min

Data submitted were based on a sample of cases/patients. Results are based on a shorter time period than required.

National Avg.
1hr 40min
Wash. Avg.
1hr 50min
This Hospital
1hr 2min
Special Patients

Broken Bone

Average time patients with broken bones had to wait before receiving pain meds.

56min

Results are based on a shorter time period than required.

National Avg.
50min
Wash. Avg.
54min
This Hospital
56min
Special Patients

CT Scan

Percentage of patients who arrived with stroke symptoms and did not receive brain scan results within 45 mins.

No Data Available

The number of cases/patients is too few to report. Results are based on a shorter time period than required.

National Avg.
71%
Wash. Avg.
34%
This Hospital
No Data Available

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 August 2017. Most data was collected between October 2015 and September 2016.
Icons from The Noun Project.

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