CITIZENS MEDICAL CENTER

Acute Care Hospital in Columbia, LA 71418

CITIZENS MEDICAL CENTER PROFILE

Citizens Medical Center is an acute care hospital located in Columbia, LA 71418 that serves the Caldwell county area. This facility is a public hospital with emergency services.

CITIZENS MEDICAL CENTER

7939 U S Hwy 165 South
Columbia, LA 71418
Phone: (318) 649-6106

Patient Survey Summary Rating Callout TooltipSummary Star Rating
The summary star rating combines data from different aspects of the patient’s experience of care to make hospital comparison easier.

Excellent

ABOUT THIS PROVIDER

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals Callout TooltipWhat's an acute care hospital?
An acute care hospital provides inpatient medical care, services related for surgery and medical services for short-term illnesses, acute medical conditions or injuries.

Hospital Owner: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Electronic Lab Results: Yes Callout TooltipAble to receive lab results electronically
The provider has the ability of receiving laboratory results through a certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) system as discrete searchable data.

Electronically Track Patients Visits: Yes Callout TooltipAble to track patients’ lab results, tests, and referrals electronically between visits
The provider is capable of tracking lab tests, diagnostic studies, or patient referrals through a certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.

Outpatient Safe Surgery Checklist: Yes Callout TooltipSafe surgery checklist use (outpatient)
This hospital follows a safe surgery checklist based on accepted standards of practice. Safe surgery checklists include three critical perioperative periods: 1) The period before the administration of anesthesia; 2) The period before surgical skin incision; and 3) The period of closure of incision and before the patient leaving the operating room for outpatient surgical procedures.

Inpatient Safe Surgery Checklist: Yes Callout TooltipSafe surgery checklist use (inpatient)
This hospital follows a safe surgery checklist based on accepted standards of practice. Safe surgery checklists include three critical perioperative periods: 1) The period before the administration of anesthesia; 2) The period before surgical skin incision; and 3) The period of closure of incision and before the patient leaving the operating room for inpatient surgical procedures.


Emergency Services: Yes Callout TooltipEmergency Department
This hospital provides emergency services which might include acute medical care or trauma care.

PATIENT EXPERIENCE SUMMARY

The hospital patient survey at Citizens Medical Center is administered to a random sample of adult inpatients after discharge. The following are the results of some the survey’s five-star quality ratings.

Doctor Communication: Excellent

Quiet Rooms: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Pain Management: Excellent

Discharge Information: Fair

Patients Recommend this Hospital: Good

EMERGENCY ROOM WAIT TIMES

These performance measures at Citizens Medical Center show how rapidly emergency departments give recommended treatments known to get the best results for patients with certain common conditions. This information could help patients compare which hospitals provide the right care at the right time.

ER Wait Time: 25 minutes before being seen by a doctor.

Discharge Time: 2 hours 24 minutes before being sent home.

Time Before Admission: 3 hours 49 minutes before being admitted to hospital.

Transfer Time: 43 minutes admitted before being taken to room.

Broken Bones: Not Available before receiving pain meds.

HOSPITAL HIGHLIGHTS

We have identified the following individual quality measures where Citizens Medical Center has better average ratings than other hospitals in Louisiana or where the hospital is performing better compared to national averages or benchmarks.

MAP LOCATION

Citizens Medical Center address is 7939 U S Hwy 165 South Columbia, LA 71418 Get Directions

NEARBY HOSPITALS

The following providers were found within a 60 mile range from this location.
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CALDWELL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, INC411 Main Street
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No3.3 miCompare
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No30.36 miCompare
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MONROE SURGICAL HOSPITAL2408 Broadmoor Blvd
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