FORREST GENERAL HOSPITAL

Address: 6051 US HIGHWAY 49,HATTIESBURG, MS 39404

General Information:

Hospital Type Acute Care Hospitals
Provides emergency services? Yes

Readmission Reduction Measure: Heart Failure (HF)

Readmission Reduction Ratio 1.1223
Time Period July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2014
Number of Readmissions 248

Readmission Reduction Measure: Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI)

Readmission Reduction Ratio 1.0936
Time Period July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2014
Number of Readmissions 88

Readmission Reduction Measure: Pneumonia (PN)

Readmission Reduction Ratio 1.0881
Time Period July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2014
Number of Readmissions 130

Readmission Reduction Measure: Hip/Knee Arthroplasty

Readmission Reduction Ratio 1.1309
Time Period July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2014
Number of Readmissions 40

Readmission Reduction Measure: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Readmission Reduction Ratio 1.1596
Time Period July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2014
Number of Readmissions 200

Hospital Infection Details

Central Bloodstream Infections Worse than the U.S. National Benchmark 2.486
Urinary Tract Infections No Different than U.S. National Benchmark 0.826
Colon Surgery Infections Better than the U.S. National Benchmark 0.187
Staphylococcus Aureus Bloodstream No Different than U.S. National Benchmark 0.621

Hospital Timely and Effective Care

Hospital Rating (Scale of 1-5)

Overall Hospital Rating 4
Doctor Communication 3
Nurse Communication 4
Pain Management 3
Room Cleanliness 3
Staff Responsiveness 3
Room Quietness 4

Patient Reports Information:

SURVEY DATES: 4/1/2014-3/31/2015

Source: data.medicare.gov

OVERALL PATIENT RATING (10 BEING THE HIGHEST)

HOW OFTEN DID NURSES COMMUNICATE WELL?

HOW OFTEN DID DOCTORS COMMUNICATE WELL?

HOW OFTEN WAS PAIN WELL CONTROLLED?

HOW OFTEN WAS ROOM & BATHROOM CLEAN?

RESPONSES TO “WOULD YOU RECOMMEND THIS HOSPITAL?”

Source: Medicare.gov

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