Hospital Profile

Information in this report is taken from several sources / Definitions
Operating statistics from hospital cost report for period ending 09/30/2012.
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.

Ville Platte Medical Center
800 East Main Street
Ville Platte, LA 70586
(337) 363-5684

Hospital Characteristics

Hospital Website: www.vpmc.com
Type of Control: Proprietary, Corporation
Health Care System: LifePoint Hospitals, Inc
Brentwood, TN
www.lifepointhospitals.com
Parish: Evangeline
Metropolitan Area:
Urban/Rural Designation: Rural
Accreditation Status: JCAHO / 10/24/2002 - 10/24/2005

Volumes by Type of Payer

Inpatient Days
  Beds Medicare Medicaid Other Total
Routine Services 85 7,858 2,580 4,423 14,861
Intensive Care Unit 14 1,476 527 244 2,247
TOTAL Hospital Acute 99 9,334 3,757 5,222 18,313
Rehabilitation Unit 10 1,055 33 389 1,477
Swing Beds - SNF N/A 1,324 0 112 1,436

 
    Discharges / ALOS / ADC
    Medicare Medicaid Other Total
TOTAL Hospital Discharges 1,876 803 1,620 4,299
Average Length of Stay 5.0 4.7 3.2 4.3
Average Daily Census 25.6 10.3 14.3 50.2


Clinical Services Provided

Cardiovascular Services
Cardiac Cath Lab
Coronary Interventions
Emergency Services
Emergency Department
Neurosciences
Sleep Studies
Oncology Services
Chemotherapy
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
Wound Care
Other Services
Inpatient Surgery
Lithrotripsy (ESWL)
Subprovider Units
Swing Beds - SNF
Special Care
Intensive Care Unit (ICU)