NOVANT HEALTH MATTHEWS MEDICAL CENTER

Address:

1500 MATTHEWS TWNSHP PRKWY BOX 3310
MATTHEWS NC 28106

Rating

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Timely & effective care measures

NOVANT HEALTH MATTHEWS MEDICAL CENTER National Average North Carolina Average
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got drugs to break up blood clots within 30 minutes of arrival Not Available
58% 60%
Average (median) number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who needed specialized care were transferred to another hospital Not Available
64 minutes 52 minutes
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who received aspirin within 24 hours of arrival or before transferring from the emergency department 100%
95% 96%
Average (median) number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG 0
8 minutes 7 minutes
NOVANT HEALTH MATTHEWS MEDICAL CENTER National Average North Carolina Average
Emergency department volume
Volume legend
(patients annually):
Low: 0 - 19,999
Medium: 20,000 - 39,999
High: 40,000 - 59,999
Very High: 60,000+
high
Average (median) time patients spent in the emergency department, after the doctor decided to admit them as an inpatient before leaving the emergency department for their inpatient room 84 minutes
118 minutes (High Volume) 114 minutes (High Volume)
Average (median) time patients spent in the emergency department, before they were admitted to the hospital as an inpatient 286 minutes
302 minutes (High Volume) 280 minutes (High Volume)
Average (median) time patients spent in the emergency department before leaving from the visit 214 minutes
162 minutes (High Volume) 144 minutes (High Volume)
Average (median) time patients spent in the emergency department before they were seen by a healthcare professional 26 minutes
22 minutes (High Volume) 28 minutes (High Volume)
NOVANT HEALTH MATTHEWS MEDICAL CENTER National Average North Carolina Average
Percentage of patients who received appropriate care for severe sepsis and septic shock Higher percentages are better 47%
57% 58%
NOVANT HEALTH MATTHEWS MEDICAL CENTER National Average North Carolina Average
Percentage of patients who had cataract surgery and had improvement in visual function within 90 days Not Available
95% Not Available
Percentage of patients who came to the emergency department with stroke symptoms who received brain scan results within 45 minutes of arrival 89%
72% 77%
Average (median) time patients who came to the emergency department with broken bones had to wait before getting pain medication 17 minutes
49 minutes 52 minutes
Percentage of patients receiving appropriate radiation therapy for cancer that has spread to the bone Not Available
86% 86%
NOVANT HEALTH MATTHEWS MEDICAL CENTER National Average North Carolina Average
Patients who developed a blood clot while in the hospital who did not get treatment that could have prevented it Not Available
3% 3%
Percentage of patients with history of polyps receiving follow-up colonoscopy in the appropriate time frame 88%
90% 91%
Patients assessed and given influenza vaccination 100%
93% 95%
Percentage of patients receiving appropriate recommendation for follow-up screening colonoscopy 75%
88% 89%
NOVANT HEALTH MATTHEWS MEDICAL CENTER National Average North Carolina Average
Percent of mothers whose deliveries were scheduled too early (1-2 weeks early), when a scheduled delivery was not medically necessary 0%
2% 1%