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 Jefferson Medical Center
1101 Medical Center Boulevard
Marrero, LA 70072
(504) 347-5511

Hospital Characteristics

Hospital Website: www.wjmc.org
Type of Control: Governmental Hospital District
Parish: Jefferson
Metropolitan Area: New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA
Urban/Rural Designation: Urban
Accreditation Status: JCAHO / 01/18/2003 - 01/18/2006

Volumes by Type of Payer

Inpatient Days
  Beds Medicare Medicaid Other Total
Routine Services 379 14,235 11,883 25,691 51,809
Intensive Care Unit 29 1,767 322 5,939 8,028
Coronary Intensive Care 12 1,100 217 2,163 3,480
Surgical Intensive Care 3 0 0 6 6
TOTAL Hospital Acute 423 17,102 12,422 36,602 66,126
Psychiatric Unit 16 1,571 1,126 1,177 3,874
Rehabilitation Unit 22 2,823 851 1,217 4,891

 
    Discharges / ALOS / ADC
    Medicare Medicaid Other Total
TOTAL Hospital Discharges 3,139 3,073 7,381 13,593
Average Length of Stay 5.4 4.0 5.0 4.9
Average Daily Census 46.9 34.0 100.3 181.2


Clinical Services Provided

Cardiovascular Services
Cardiac Rehab
Cardiac Cath Lab
Coronary Interventions
Cardiac Surgery
Vascular Surgery
Vascular Intervention
Emergency Services
Emergency Department
Neurosciences
Electroencephalography (EEG)
Sleep Studies
Oncology Services
Radiation Therapy
Chemotherapy
Orthopedic Services
Joint Replacement
Spine Surgery
Radiology / Nuclear Medicine / Imaging
Computed Tomography (CT)
Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA)
Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
Single Photon Emission Computerized Tomography (SPECT)
Rehabilitation Therapies
Physical Therapy
Wound Care
Hyperbaric Oxygen
Wound Care
Other Services
Hemodialysis
Home Health
Inpatient Surgery
Lithrotripsy (ESWL)
Obstetrics
Subprovider Units
Psychiatric
Rehabilitation
Skilled Nursing (SNF)
Special Care
Coronary Intensive Care (CCU)
Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
Neonate Intensive Care
Trauma Intensive Care