Northwest Medical Center

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: Corporation
Hospital type: General medical and surgical
Number of Beds: 270
Parent system: Community Health Systems, Inc.

Statistics

Admissions: 18,302
Inpatient surgeries: 9,111
Outpatient visits: 186,568
Emergency room visits: 55,252
Births: 2,778
Number of Beds: 270

Services Provided

Inpatient

  • Birthing room
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)
  • Heart surgery (adult)
  • Hospitalists
  • Infection isolation room
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)
  • Neonatal intensive care
  • Cancer services
  • Psychiatric care (Psychiatric emergency services)

Outpatient

  • Bariatric/weight control services
  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms
  • Chemotherapy
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)
  • Fitness center
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Sleep center*
  • Stop-smoking program
  • Urgent-care center
  • Women's health center
  • Wound management services

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Chaplaincy/pastoral care services
  • Cancer services
  • Translation services

Community Outreach

  • Health fairs
  • Health screenings

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Diagnostic radioisotope facility
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Multislice spiral CT
  • Single photon emission CT
  • Ultrasound

* At another location in healthcare system or through arrangement with another provider.

Employed Staff

Full Time

Physicians and dentists*: 0
Registered nurses: 444
Licensed practical nurses: 14
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 0
Registered nurses: 72
Licensed practical nurses: 0
Faculty Personnel: NA

* At many hospitals, physicians and dentists are not on staff. They are paid as faculty by a medical school or through other arrangements

This information was provided by the American Hospital Association. Find out more about AHA data products at www.ahadata.com.

Data last updated July 2013


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