Hospital Profile

Information in this report is taken from several sources / Definitions
Operating statistics from hospital cost report for period ending 12/31/2011.
Medicare inpatient billing data are for the 12 months ending 09/30/2012.
Medicare outpatient billing data are for the 12 months ending 12/31/2011.

West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital
701 Cypress Street
Sulphur, LA 70663
(337) 527-7034

Hospital Characteristics

Hospital Website: www.wcch.com
Type of Control: Governmental Hospital District
Parish: Calcasieu
Metropolitan Area: Lake Charles, LA
Urban/Rural Designation: Urban
Accreditation Status: JCAHO / 05/11/2007 - 05/11/2010

Volumes by Type of Payer

Inpatient Days
  Beds Medicare Medicaid Other Total
Routine Services 90 6,289 1,602 3,413 11,304
Intensive Care Unit 12 851 160 518 1,529
TOTAL Hospital Acute 102 7,140 2,078 3,965 13,183

 
    Discharges / ALOS / ADC
    Medicare Medicaid Other Total
TOTAL Hospital Discharges 1,566 749 1,012 3,327
Average Length of Stay 4.6 2.8 3.9 4.0
Average Daily Census 19.6 5.7 10.9 36.1


Clinical Services Provided

Cardiovascular Services
Cardiac Rehab
Cardiac Cath Lab
Coronary Interventions
Emergency Services
Emergency Department
Neurosciences
Electroencephalography (EEG)
Oncology Services
Chemotherapy
Orthopedic Services
Arthroscopy
Radiology / Nuclear Medicine / Imaging
Computed Tomography (CT)
Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA)
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Single Photon Emission Computerized Tomography (SPECT)
Rehabilitation Therapies
Physical Therapy
Wound Care
Hyperbaric Oxygen
Wound Care
Other Services
Home Health
Inpatient Surgery
Obstetrics
Special Care
Intensive Care Unit (ICU)