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Lawrence Memorial Hospital - Profile, Major Services, Health Measures, and Patient Experience

The following tables show the profile, major inpatient hospital services, 30-day mortality measures, and patient hospital experience survey at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

Basic Information

Address: 325 Maine Street, Lawrence, KS 66044         Phone: 785-505-6100
Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals         Emergency Services: Yes
Hospital Owner: Government - Local

Major Inpatient Hospital Services

The information in this table reflects inpatient hospital services provided by Lawrence Memorial Hospital to Medicare beneficiaries.

Service Name Number of Cases Treated i
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity without MCC162
Heart failure and shock with MCC54
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with CC43
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with MCC25
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with MCC23
Heart failure and shock with CC22
Major small and large bowel procedures with CC21
Major small and large bowel procedures with MCC19
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity with MCC19
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with MCC18
Perc cardiovasc proc with drug-eluting stent without MCC14
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without CC/MCC11
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy without CC/MCC11
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with CC<11 (*)
Heart failure and shock without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Diabetes with MCC<11 (*)
Chest Pain<11 (*)
Extracranial procedures without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant with CC<11 (*)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with MCC<11 (*)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with CC<11 (*)
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral with CC<11 (*)
Major small and large bowel procedures without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Major shoulder or elbow joint procedures without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Bilateral or multiple major joint procs of lower extremity without MCC<11 (*)
Bilateral or multiple major joint procs of lower extremity with MCC<11 (*)
Revision of hip or knee replacement with CC<11 (*)
Biopsies of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with MCC<11 (*)
Biopsies of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with CC<11 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for neoplasm without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for neoplasm with CC<11 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for non-neoplasm with MCC<11 (*)
Transurethral procedures with MCC<11 (*)
Transurethral prostatectomy with CC/MCC<11 (*)
Female reproductive system reconstructive procedures<11 (*)

Note: (*) indicates data cannot be disclosed to protect personal health information due to the small number of Medicare patients.
CC: Complicating or Comorbid condition; MCC: Major Complicating or Comorbid Condition.

30-Day Mortality Measures

The 30-day mortality rate at Lawrence Memorial Hospital was calculated by CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) using Medicare claims and eligibility information as well as VA administrative information.

Measure Name Result
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 16.6
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack No Different than U.S. National Rate
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 13.1
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 20.6
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 113
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 13.9
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure No Different than U.S. National Rate
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 10.7
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 17.8
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 174
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 13.6
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia No Different than U.S. National Rate
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 10.5
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 17.5
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 175
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia

Patient Hospital Experience Survey

The Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) Patient Survey is a 32-item survey instrument and data collection methodology for measuring patients’ perceptions of their hospital experience. This survey at Lawrence Memorial Hospital is administered to a random sample of adult inpatients between 48 hours and six weeks after discharge.

Survey Question Result
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Sometimes" or "Never" communicated well. 2%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Usually" communicated well. 17%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Always" communicated well. 81%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Sometimes" or "Never" communicated well. 1%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Usually" communicated well. 16%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Always" communicated well. 83%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Sometimes" or "Never" received help as soon as they wanted. 5%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Usually" received help as soon as they wanted. 27%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Always" received help as soon as they wanted. 68%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Sometimes" or "Never" well controlled. 4%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Usually" well controlled. 27%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Always" well controlled. 69%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Sometimes" or "Never" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 17%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Usually" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 21%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Always" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 62%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Sometimes" or "Never" clean. 8%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Usually" clean. 20%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Always" clean. 72%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Sometimes" or "Never" quiet at night. 6%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Usually" quiet at night. 34%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Always" quiet at night. 60%
Percent of patients who reported that YES,they were given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 88%
Percent of patients who reported that they were not given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 12%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 6 or lower on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 4%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 7 or 8 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 17%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 79%
Percent of patients who reported NO,they would not recommend the hospital. 2%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would probably recommend the hospital. 24%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would definitely recommend the hospital. 74%
Number of Completed Surveys 300 or more
Survey Response Rate Percent 36%
Hospital Footnote