Hospital Profile

Information in this report is taken from several sources / Definitions
Operating statistics from hospital cost report for period ending 09/30/2015.
Medicare inpatient billing data are for the 12 months ending 09/30/2015.
Medicare outpatient billing data are for the 12 months ending 12/31/2015.

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 117 7,066 908 7,327 15,301
Intensive Care Unit 29 2,048 111 2,026 4,185
TOTAL Hospital Acute 146 9,114 1,101 10,760 20,975
Skilled Nursing (SNF) Unit 12 2,256 0 547 2,803

 
    Discharges / ALOS / ADC
    Medicare Medicaid Other Total
TOTAL Hospital Discharges 1,862 991 1,745 4,598
Average Length of Stay 4.9 1.1 6.2 4.6
Average Daily Census 25.0 3.0 29.5 57.5


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