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Kettering 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 Kettering Medical Center.

Basic Information

Address: 3535 Southern Boulevard, Kettering, OH 45429         Phone: 937-298-4331
Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals         Emergency Services: Yes
Hospital Owner: Voluntary non-profit - Church

Major Inpatient Hospital Services

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

Service Name Number of Cases Treated i
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity without MCC519
Heart failure and shock with CC104
Heart failure and shock with MCC91
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with CC76
Spinal fusion except cervical without MCC76
Perc cardiovasc proc with drug-eluting stent without MCC68
Extracranial procedures without CC/MCC61
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy with MCC60
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with MCC47
Heart failure and shock without CC/MCC46
Major small and large bowel procedures with CC41
Bilateral or multiple major joint procs of lower extremity without MCC36
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant without CC/MCC33
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without CC/MCC32
Cardiac defibrillator implant without cardiac cath without MCC32
Cervical spinal fusion without CC/MCC32
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant with CC31
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with MCC28
Major small and large bowel procedures with MCC26
Coronary bypass without cardiac cath without MCC24
Chest Pain21
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath with CC21
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity with MCC20
Major cardiovasc procedures with MCC or thoracic aortic aneurysm repair19
Major small and large bowel procedures without CC/MCC19
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. without CC/MCC17
Cervical spinal fusion with CC16
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion without CC/MCC16
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive with CC15
Revision of hip or knee replacement with CC15
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion with CC/MCC or disc device/neurostim14
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath with MCC13
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral without CC/MCC13
Transurethral prostatectomy without CC/MCC13
Transurethral prostatectomy with CC/MCC13
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with MCC12
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy without c.d.e. with CC12
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy without CC/MCC12
Acute myocardial infarction, discharged alive without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Diabetes with MCC<11 (*)
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc without card cath without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Cardiac defibrillator implant without cardiac cath with MCC<11 (*)
Cardiac defib implant with cardiac cath without AMI/HF/shock with MCC<11 (*)
Extracranial procedures with CC<11 (*)
Coronary bypass without cardiac cath with MCC<11 (*)
Cholecystectomy except by laparoscope without c.d.e. with MCC<11 (*)
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral with MCC<11 (*)
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral with CC<11 (*)
Stomach, esophageal duodenal proc without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Cervical spinal fusion with MCC<11 (*)
Spinal fusion except cervical with MCC<11 (*)
Bilateral or multiple major joint procs of lower extremity with MCC<11 (*)
Revision of hip or knee replacement without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Revision of hip or knee replacement with MCC<11 (*)
Biopsies of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Biopsies of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with CC<11 (*)
Other musculoskelet sys and conn tiss O.R. proc with MCC<11 (*)
Kidney and ureter procedures for neoplasm with 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 (*)
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures without CC/MCC<11 (*)
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures with MCC<11 (*)
Other kidney and urinary tract procedures with CC<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 Kettering 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 13.9
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 11.2
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 17.1
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack 270
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Attack
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 13.5
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 11.3
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 16.1
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure 475
Footnote - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Heart Failure
Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 11.5
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 8.9
Upper Mortality Estimate - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 14.6
Number of Patients - Hospital 30-Day Death (Mortality) Rates from Pneumonia 298
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 Kettering 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. 4%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Usually" communicated well. 17%
Percent of patients who reported that their nurses "Always" communicated well. 79%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Sometimes" or "Never" communicated well. 5%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Usually" communicated well. 16%
Percent of patients who reported that their doctors "Always" communicated well. 79%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Sometimes" or "Never" received help as soon as they wanted. 10%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Usually" received help as soon as they wanted. 26%
Percent of patients who reported that they "Always" received help as soon as they wanted. 64%
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. 24%
Percent of patients who reported that their pain was "Always" well controlled. 70%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Sometimes" or "Never" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 20%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Usually" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 19%
Percent of patients who reported that staff "Always" explained about medicines before giving it to them. 61%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Sometimes" or "Never" clean. 10%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Usually" clean. 21%
Percent of patients who reported that their room and bathroom were "Always" clean. 69%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Sometimes" or "Never" quiet at night. 14%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Usually" quiet at night. 33%
Percent of patients who reported that the area around their room was "Always" quiet at night. 53%
Percent of patients who reported that YES,they were given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 86%
Percent of patients who reported that they were not given information about what to do during their recovery at home. 14%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 6 or lower on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 7%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 7 or 8 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 18%
Percent of patients who gave their hospital a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest). 75%
Percent of patients who reported NO,they would not recommend the hospital. 4%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would probably recommend the hospital. 17%
Percent of patients who reported YES,they would definitely recommend the hospital. 79%
Number of Completed Surveys 300 or more
Survey Response Rate Percent 40%
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