Charlton Memorial Hospital, 363 HIGHLAND AVE, FALL RIVER, MA, 02720
NPI Number : 1306871223 | Territory Name: New England
IDN: Southcoast Health System

Talking Points:

  • Incidence Rate: Charlton Memorial Hospital Cardiac patients have an RBS Incidence rate of 6.7% compared to the national average of 12.39%
  • LOS: Charlton Memorial Hospital Cardiac patients with RBS have an extra LOS of 8 days
  • ICU LOS: Charlton Memorial Hospital Cardiac patients with RBS have stay for 2 extra days in the ICU
  • Readmission Rate: Charlton Memorial Hospital Cardiac patients with RBS have a readmission rate of 68.0% compared to those without RBS of 33.6% which is an excess readmission rate of 34.4%
  • In-Hospital Mortality Rate: Charlton Memorial Hospital Cardiac patients with RBS have an inhospital rate of 7.14% compared to those without RBS of 1.54% which is an excess inhospital rate of 5.6%
  • Total Cost of Care Per Hospitalization: Charlton Memorial Hospital Cardiac patients with RBS have an extra cost of care per hospitalization of $33,197 (Difference of $73,654 with RBS and $40,457 without RBS). The total cost of care includes initial Index Hospitalization, Rehospitalization costs, Nursing Home costs, Home Health costs and ED costs. Hospitals are increasingly tracking the total cost of care because of Value-Based Purchasing programs, Medicare Spending Per Beneficiary efficiency efforts, and also the shift to Accountable Care Organization (ACO) models.
April 2017 to Mar 2020 April 2019 to Mar 2020
Hospital Cardiac Procedures (Cardiac Valve & Coronary Bypass) 418 149
RBS Incidence Rate 6.7 % NA
LOS Impact
Avg. LOS Cardiac Procedures 10.77 11.47
Avg. LOS Cardiac Procedures with RBS 18.32 NA
Avg. LOS Cardiac Procedures without RBS 10.23 NA
Avg. LOS Difference with & without RBS 8.09 NA
ICU LOS Impact
Avg. ICU LOS Cardiac Procedures 4.5 4.84
Avg. ICU LOS Cardiac Procedures with RBS 6.44 NA
Avg. ICU LOS Cardiac Procedures without RBS 4.3 NA
Avg. ICU LOS Difference with & without RBS 2.14 NA
30 Day Readmission Rate Impact*
30 Day Readmission Rate Cardiac Procedures 35.71 % 36.81 %
30 Day Readmission Rate Cardiac Procedures with RBS 68.0 % NA
30 Day Readmission Rate Cardiac Procedures without RBS 33.6 % NA
30 Day Readmission Rate Difference with & without RBS 34.4 % NA
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Impact
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Cardiac Procedures 1.91 % 1.34 %
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Cardiac Procedures with RBS 7.14 % NA
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Cardiac Procedures without RBS 1.54 % NA
In-Hospital Mortality Rate Difference with & without RBS 5.6 % NA
90 Day Cost of Care Impact**
90 Day Cost of Care Cardiac Procedures $ 42,773 $ 43,800
90 Day Cost of Care Cardiac Procedures with RBS $ 73,654 NA
90 Day Cost of Care Cardiac Procedures without RBS $ 40,457 NA
Avg. 90 Day Cost of Care per Hospitalization Difference with & without RBS $ 33,197 NA
* Upto Feb 2020 ** Upto Dec 2019
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