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Clay County Medical Center - 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 Clay County Medical Center.

Basic Information

Address: 835 Medical Center Dr, West Point, MS 39773         Phone: 662-495-2300
Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals         Emergency Services: Yes
Hospital Owner: Voluntary non-profit - Private

Major Inpatient Hospital Services

The information in this table reflects inpatient hospital services provided by Clay County Medical Center to Medicare beneficiaries.

Service Name Number of Cases Treated i
Heart failure and shock with CC49
Heart failure and shock without CC/MCC25
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with CC19
Heart failure and shock with MCC18
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without CC/MCC16
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with MCC12
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with MCC<11 (*)
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with CC<11 (*)
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with MCC<11 (*)
Diabetes with MCC<11 (*)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with CC<11 (*)
Female reproductive system reconstructive procedures<11 (*)
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy without CC/MCC<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 Clay County Medical Center 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 Not Available
Comparison to U S Rate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack Number of Cases Too Small
Lower Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack Not Available
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack Not Available
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 12
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack The number of cases is too small (fewer than 25) to reliably tell how well the hospital is performing
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 11.4
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 8.3
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 15
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 160
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 11.8
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 8.7
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 15.8
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 131
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 Clay County Medical Center 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. 5%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Usually" communicated well. 10%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Always" communicated well. 85%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Sometimes" or "Never" communicated well. 3%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Usually" communicated well. 8%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Always" communicated well. 89%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Sometimes" or "Never" received help as soon as they wanted. 9%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Usually" received help as soon as they wanted. 10%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Always" received help as soon as they wanted. 81%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Sometimes" or "Never" well controlled. 6%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Usually" well controlled. 17%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Always" well controlled. 77%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Sometimes" or "Never" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 18%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Usually" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 15%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Always" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 67%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Sometimes" or "Never" clean. 4%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Usually" clean. 15%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Always" clean. 81%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Sometimes" or "Never" quiet at night. 7%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Usually" quiet at night. 21%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Always" quiet at night. 72%
Percent of patients who reported that YES,they were given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 81%
Percent of patients who reported that they were not given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 19%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 6 or lower on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 9%
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). 74%
Percent of patients who reported NO,they would not recommend the hospital. 6%
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. 70%
Number of Completed Surveys 300 or more
Survey Response Rate Percent 24%
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