Gaston Memorial Hospital

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: Not-for-profit
Hospital type: General medical and surgical
Number of Beds: 394

Statistics

Admissions: 23,035
Inpatient surgeries: 4,380
Outpatient visits: 330,469
Emergency room visits: 103,966
Births: 2,584
Number of Beds: 394

Services Provided

Inpatient

  • Birthing room
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)
  • Elderly/disabled (Skilled nursing care* and Intermediate nursing care*)
  • End-of-life services (Hospice*, Pain management and Palliative care*)
  • Heart surgery (adult)
  • Hospitalists
  • Infection isolation room
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)
  • Neonatal intensive care
  • Neonatal intermediate care
  • Cancer services
  • Psychiatric care (Psychiatric emergency services)

Outpatient

  • Alzheimer center*
  • Arthritis center*
  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms
  • Chemotherapy
  • Complementary/alternative medicine*
  • Heart catheterization—diagnostic (adult)
  • Fitness center
  • HIV-AIDS services*
  • Heart catheterization—treatment (adult)
  • Kidney dialysis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric services (Child/adolescent services, Consultation and Outpatient care*)
  • Stop-smoking program
  • Sports medicine*
  • Urgent-care center*
  • Women's health center
  • Wound management services

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Alzheimer center*
  • Help with government services
  • Chaplaincy/pastoral care services
  • Cancer services
  • Patient support groups
  • Patient representative/ombusdman
  • 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: 566
Licensed practical nurses: 3
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 0
Registered nurses: 199
Licensed practical nurses: 1
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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