Baptist Memorial Hospital-Desoto

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: Not-for-profit
Hospital type: General medical and surgical
Number of Beds: 249
Parent system: Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

Statistics

Admissions: 16,386
Inpatient surgeries: 2,627
Outpatient visits: 102,411
Emergency room visits: 56,672
Births: 2,043
Number of Beds: 249

Services Provided

Inpatient

  • Birthing room
  • Elderly/disabled (Skilled nursing care*)
  • End-of-life services (Hospice* and Pain management)
  • Neonatal intensive care*
  • Neonatal intermediate care
  • Cancer services

Outpatient

  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms
  • Certified trauma center
  • Chemotherapy
  • Extracorporeal shock lithotripter
  • Fitness center*
  • Geriatric services*
  • HIV-AIDS services
  • Home health services*
  • Kidney dialysis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Sports medicine
  • Urgent-care center
  • Women's health center

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Cancer services
  • Patient support groups
  • Patient representative/ombusdman
  • Transportation for elderly/handicapped

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Diagnostic radioisotope facility
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • 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: 506
Licensed practical nurses: 15
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 0
Registered nurses: 214
Licensed practical nurses: 3
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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