Hospital Profile

Information in this report is taken from several sources / Definitions
Operating statistics from hospital cost report for period ending 09/30/2014.
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.

Northern Louisiana Medical Center
401 East Vaughn Avenue
Ruston, LA 71270
(318) 254-2100

Hospital Characteristics

Hospital Website: www.northernlouisianamedicalcenter.com/Northern-Louisiana-Medical-Center/home.aspx
Type of Control: Proprietary, Corporation
Parish: Lincoln
Metropolitan Area: Ruston, LA
Urban/Rural Designation: Rural

Notes:
This facility was acquired by Community Health Systems on April 2, 2007.

Formerly known as Lincoln General Hospital.

Volumes by Type of Payer

Inpatient Days
  Beds Medicare Medicaid Other Total
Routine Services 110 7,798 2,294 6,268 16,360
Intensive Care Unit 29 2,468 332 1,709 4,509
TOTAL Hospital Acute 139 10,266 3,012 9,087 22,365
Skilled Nursing (SNF) Unit 12 2,258 0 601 2,859

 
    Discharges / ALOS / ADC
    Medicare Medicaid Other Total
TOTAL Hospital Discharges 2,092 1,124 1,623 4,839
Average Length of Stay 4.9 2.7 5.6 4.6
Average Daily Census 28.1 8.3 24.9 61.3


Clinical Services Provided

Cardiovascular Services
Cardiac Cath Lab
Cardiac Rehab
Coronary Interventions
Emergency Services
Emergency Department
Other Services
Hemodialysis
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)
Subprovider Units
Skilled Nursing (SNF)
Surgery
Inpatient Surgery