CAROLINA EAST MEDICAL CENTER

Address:

2000 NEUSE BLVD
NEW BERN NC 28560

Rating

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Timely & effective care measures

CAROLINA EAST MEDICAL CENTER National Average North Carolina Average
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 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 got an ECG Not Available
8 minutes 7 minutes
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who received aspirin within 24 hours of arrival or before transferring from the emergency department Not Available
95% 96%
CAROLINA EAST 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+
very high
Average (median) time patients spent in the emergency department before they were seen by a healthcare professional 24 minutes
25 minutes (Very High Volume) 26 minutes (Very High Volume)
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 188 minutes
140 minutes (Very High Volume) 146 minutes (Very High Volume)
Average (median) time patients spent in the emergency department, before they were admitted to the hospital as an inpatient 378 minutes
332 minutes (Very High Volume) 338 minutes (Very High Volume)
Average (median) time patients spent in the emergency department before leaving from the visit 237 minutes
170 minutes (Very High Volume) 178 minutes (Very High Volume)
CAROLINA EAST MEDICAL CENTER National Average North Carolina Average
Percentage of patients who received appropriate care for severe sepsis and septic shock Higher percentages are better 44%
57% 58%
CAROLINA EAST 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
Average (median) time patients who came to the emergency department with broken bones had to wait before getting pain medication 73 minutes
49 minutes 52 minutes
Percentage of patients who came to the emergency department with stroke symptoms who received brain scan results within 45 minutes of arrival 92%
72% 77%
Percentage of patients receiving appropriate radiation therapy for cancer that has spread to the bone 97%
86% 86%
CAROLINA EAST MEDICAL CENTER National Average North Carolina Average
Percentage of patients receiving appropriate recommendation for follow-up screening colonoscopy 89%
88% 89%
Patients assessed and given influenza vaccination 95%
93% 95%
Percentage of patients with history of polyps receiving follow-up colonoscopy in the appropriate time frame 98%
90% 91%
Patients who developed a blood clot while in the hospital who did not get treatment that could have prevented it 12%
3% 3%
CAROLINA EAST 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%