Hospital Profile

Information in this report is taken from several sources / Definitions
Operating statistics from hospital cost report for period ending 12/31/2014.
Medicare inpatient billing data are for the 12 months ending 09/30/2014.
Medicare outpatient billing data are for the 12 months ending 12/31/2014.

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

Hospital Characteristics

Hospital Website: www.wcch.com/Default.aspx?
Type of Control: Governmental Hospital District
Parish: Calcasieu
Metropolitan Area: Lake Charles, LA
Urban/Rural Designation: Urban

Volumes by Type of Payer

Inpatient Days
  Beds Medicare Medicaid Other Total
Routine Services 95 6,221 785 3,968 10,974
Intensive Care Unit 12 731 72 1,174 1,977
TOTAL Hospital Acute 107 6,952 1,141 5,438 13,531

 
    Discharges / ALOS / ADC
    Medicare Medicaid Other Total
TOTAL Hospital Discharges 1,561 429 1,311 3,301
Average Length of Stay 4.5 2.7 4.1 4.1
Average Daily Census 19.0 3.1 14.9 37.1


Clinical Services Provided

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