• Financial data for hospital cost report period ending 09/30/2019 (HCRIS 666224 - 2010).
  • Medicare IPPS claims data are for federal fiscal year ending 09/30/2019 (Final rule MedPAR).
  • Medicare OPPS claims data are for calendar year ending 12/31/2019 (Proposed rule OPPS).
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Medical West
Bessemer, AL  35022
CMS Certification Number: 010114

Identification and Characteristics

Name and Address: Medical West
995 Ninth Avenue South West
Bessemer, AL  35022
Telephone Number: (205) 880-9558
Hospital Website:
CMS Certification Number: 010114
   
Type of Facility: Short Term Acute Care
Type of Control: Voluntary Nonprofit, Other
Total Staffed Beds: 231
   
Total Patient Revenue: $618,110,568
Total Discharges: 6,652
Total Patient Days: 32,107
TPS Quality Score: 27.13
Patient Experience Rating: ***..
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N O T E S
This facility is a affiliate of UAB Health System.
 
     
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Clinical Services

Cardiovascular Services
Cardiac Cath Lab
Vascular Surgery
Emergency Services
Emergency Department
Neurosciences
Electroencephalography (EEG)
Sleep Studies
Orthopedic Services
Arthroscopy
Joint Replacement
Spine Surgery
Other Services
Hemodialysis
Obstetrics
Radiology / Nuclear Medicine / Imaging
Computed Tomography (CT)
Computed Tomography-Angiography (CTA)
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Single Photon Emission Computerized Tomography (SPECT)
Rehabilitation Services
Physical Therapy
Special Care
Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
Subprovider Units
Psychiatric
Rehabilitation
Surgery
Inpatient Surgery
Wound Care
Hyperbaric Oxygen
Wound Care

Joint Commission Accreditation

  • Current Status: 07/14/2018 - Accreditation with Full Standards Compliance

Verified Trauma Program

  • Type: Level III Trauma Center
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Inpatient Utilization Statistics by Medical Service

  Number
Medicare
Inpatients
Average
Length
of Stay
Average
Charges
Medicare
Case Mix
Index (CMI)
Cardiology 235 3.89 $26,740 1.1574
Cardiovascular Surgery 14 3.86 $51,152 2.7514
Medicine 457 5.21 $32,819 1.2950
Neurology 150 8.53 $33,137 1.2366
Oncology 19 6.11 $40,389 1.4603
Orthopedic Surgery 106 5.62 $45,851 2.5108
Orthopedics 94 8.05 $30,224 1.1291
Psychiatry 126 12.83 $34,203 1.1817
Pulmonology 245 5.29 $32,857 1.2492
Surgery 173 8.86 $68,061 2.8920
Urology 150 4.73 $24,713 1.0990
Vascular Surgery 40 3.73 $42,008 2.3487
Total 1,823 6.27 $35,817 1.4930
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Inpatient Origin for Top 3 Zip Codes

  • Medicare Hospital Market Service Area File for calendar year ending 12/31/2019 / Definitions
ZIP Code of Residence Discharges Days of Care Charges Discharges Inc/(Dec) Market Share
35020 650 3,982 $22,336,176 -9.0% 40.3%
35022 505 3,218 $19,833,825 11.7% 34.6%
35023 454 2,714 $16,815,564 -1.7% 27.5%

Outpatient Utilization Statistics by APC

APC
Number
APC Description Number
Patient
Claims
Average
Charge
Average
Cost
5025 Level 5 Type A ED Visits 2,169 $1,076 $152
5012 Clinic Visits and Related Services 9,342 $148 $71
8011 Comprehensive Observation Services 163 $1,074 $151
5024 Level 4 Type A ED Visits 814 $889 $125
5491 Level 1 Intraocular Procedures 140 $2,915 $391
5693 Level 3 Drug Administration 1,308 $271 $38
5523 Level 3 Imaging without Contrast 1,014 $3,127 $223
5522 Level 2 Imaging without Contrast 2,158 $1,224 $87
5312 Level 2 Lower GI Procedures 219 $3,359 $476
5361 Level 1 Laparoscopy and Related Services 45 $5,283 $709
5593 Level 3 Nuclear Medicine and Related Services 148 $5,720 $407
5521 Level 1 Imaging without Contrast 2,783 $333 $24
5572 Level 2 Imaging with Contrast 453 $4,790 $341
5022 Level 2 Type A ED Visits 1,325 $434 $61
5114 Level 4 Musculoskeletal Procedures 32 $5,361 $720
5023 Level 3 Type A ED Visits 721 $547 $77
5052 Level 2 Skin Procedures 505 $1,403 $642
5184 Level 4 Vascular Procedures 35 $7,751 $1,041
5302 Level 2 Upper GI Procedures 96 $2,862 $406
5053 Level 3 Skin Procedures 292 $1,484 $691

Beds and Patient Days by Unit

  Available Beds Inpatient Days
HOSPITAL
(including swing beds)
   
Routine Services 119 16,943
Special Care 68 14,251
Nursery 913
Total Hospital 231 41,757
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Financial Statistics

  $ %
Gross Patient Revenue $618,110,568 99.7
Non-Patient Revenue $2,089,899 0.3
Total Revenue $620,200,467  
Net Income (or Loss) $735,477 0.1
 
 
 
 
 
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