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Western Baptist Hospital

Paducah, KY

18.9 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected=5-​6

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Medium

50

506 discharges

Medium=500-​599

Average

50

Score: 1.3

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

Western Maryland Regional Medical Center

Cumberland, MD

28.9 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Low

5

412 discharges

Low=400-​499

Lowest

5

Score: 0.9

Lowest=below 1.0

Score: x

West Florida Hospital

Pensacola, FL

13.3 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Lowest

5

333 discharges

Lowest=0-​399

Average

50

Score: 1.5

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

West Jefferson Medical Center

Marrero, LA

17.2 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Worse than expected

5

Score: 4

Worse than expected=3-​4

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Low

5

401 discharges

Low=400-​499

Low

5

Score: 1.2

Low=1.0-​1.2

Score: x

Westside Regional Medical Center

Plantation, FL

12.6 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Much worse than expected

0.1

Score: 2

Much worse than expected=1-​2

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Medium

50

535 discharges

Medium=500-​599

Average

50

Score: 1.6

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

Wilkes-​Barre General Hospital

Wilkes-Barre, PA

24.9 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

High

75

619 discharges

High=600-​849

Low

5

Score: 1.1

Low=1.0-​1.2

Score: x

Williamsport Regional Medical Center

Williamsport, PA

22.9 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Worse than expected

5

Score: 4

Worse than expected=3-​4

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Lowest

5

314 discharges

Lowest=0-​399

High

75

Score: 1.8

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: x

William W. Backus Hospital

Norwich, CT

34.6 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Low

5

432 discharges

Low=400-​499

Lowest

5

Score: 0.7

Lowest=below 1.0

Score: x

Willis-​Knighton Medical Center

Shreveport, LA

38.7 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

High

75

792 discharges

High=600-​849

Average

50

Score: 1.6

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

Winthrop-​University Hospital

Mineola, NY

42.3 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.8%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

1,196 discharges

Highest=850 or above

High

75

Score: 1.9

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: x

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