Coatesville Va Medical Center

Coatesville Va Medical Center
1400 BLACK HORSE HILL ROAD
COATESVILLE , PA 19320
610-384-7711

Type: Acute Care - VA Medical Center
Ownership: Government Federal
Emergency Services: YES

Hospital Ratings: Patient ExperiencesThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Patients who said their nurses "Always" communicated wellN/A7576
Patients who said their doctors "Always" communicated wellN/A7880
Patients who said they "Always" received help as soon as desiredN/A6364
Patients who said their pain was "Always" well controlledN/A6869
Patients who said staff "Always" explained medicines before administeringN/A5960
Patients who said their room and bathroom were "Always" cleansN/A7071
Patients who said the area around their room was "Always" quiet at nightN/A5058
Patients who said they were told what to do during their recovery at homeN/A1881
Patients who rated the hospital a 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)N/A6467
Patients who said they would definitely recommend the hospitalN/A6669
Hospital Ratings: Medical ImagingThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Outpatients with low back pain who had an MRI without trying recommended treatments first, such as physical therapy. (If a number is high, it may mean the facility is doing too many unnecessary MRIs for low back pain.)N/A3233
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram. (A number that is much lower than 8% may mean there's not enough follow-up. A number much higher than 14% may mean there's too much unnecessary follow-up.)N/A88
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were "combination" (double) scans. (The range for this measure is 0 to 1. A number very close to 1 may mean that too many patients are being given a double scan when a single scan is sufficient.)N/A0.0260.054
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were "combination" (double) scans. (The range for this measure is 0 to 1. A number very close to 1 may mean that too many patients are being given a double scan when a single scan is sufficient.)N/A0.2030.191
Hospital Ratings: Care ResultsThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Death Rate for Heart Attack PatientsN/A12.63616.2
Death Rate for Heart Failure PatientsN/A8.33411.2
Death Rate for Pneumonia PatientsN/A8.60511.6
Hospital Ratings: Readmission RatesThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Rate of Readmission for Heart Attack PatientsN/A16.80919.9
Rate of Readmission for Heart Failure PatientsN/A21.64424.7
Rate of Readmission for Pneumonia PatientsN/A15.47718.3
Hospital Ratings: Process of CareThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better) N/A992
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better) N/A6994
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on the beta blockers during the period just before and after their surgery N/AN/A92
Surgery patients who were given an antibiotic within one hour before surgery to help prevent infection N/A9796
Surgery patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection N/A9897
Surgery patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped within 24 hours after surgery N/A9594
Heart surgery patients whose blood sugar is kept under good control in the days right after surgery N/A9693
Surgery patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery, who had hair removed using a safe methodN/A10099
Surgery patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgeryN/A93N/A
Surgery patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries N/A9694
Patients who got treatment within 24 hours before or after their surgery to help prevent blood clots after certain types of surgery N/A9592
Hospital Ratings: Heart Attack & Chest Pain CareThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who needed specialized care were transferred to another hospital (a lower number of minutes is better)N/A6962
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG (a lower number of minutes is better)N/A99
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got drugs to break up blood clots within 30 minutes of arrival (higher numbers are better)N/A4754
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival (higher numbers are better)N/A9595
Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at ArrivalN/A9998
Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at DischargeN/A9998
Heart Attack Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)N/A9596
Heart Attack Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/CounselingN/A9999
Heart Attack Patients Given Beta Blocker at DischargeN/A9998
Heart Attack Patients Given Fibrinolytic Medication Within 30 Minutes Of ArrivalN/A4854
Heart Attack Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of ArrivalN/A8889
Hospital Ratings: Heart Failure CareThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Heart Failure Patients Given Discharge InstructionsN/A8987
Heart Failure Patients Given an Evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic (LVS) FunctionN/A9998
Heart Failure Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD) N/A9594
Heart Failure Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/CounselingN/A9898
Hospital Ratings: Pneumonia CareThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal VaccinationN/A9492
Pneumonia Patients Whose Initial Emergency Room Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To The Administration Of The First Hospital Dose Of Antibiotics1009695
Pneumonia Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling1009797
Pneumonia Patients Given Initial Antibiotic(s) within 6 Hours After Arrival1009595
Pneumonia Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)N/A9391
Hospital Ratings: Children's Asthma CareThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Children Who Received Reliever Medication While Hospitalized for AsthmaN/AN/A100
Children Who Received Systemic Corticosteroid Medication While Hospitalized for AsthmaN/AN/A100
Children and their Caregivers Who Received a Home Management Plan of Care Document While Hospitalized for AsthmaN/AN/A68