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Hospital Profile

 

  • Information in this report is taken from several sources / Definitions
  • Operating statistics from hospital cost report for period ending 06/30/2017.
  • Medicare inpatient billing data are for the 12 months ending 09/30/2017.
  • Medicare outpatient billing data are for the 12 months ending 12/31/2017.

Lake Area Medical Center
4200 Nelson Road
Lake Charles, LA 70605
(337) 474-6370

Hospital Characteristics

Hospital Website: www.lakeareamc.com/Lake-Area-Medical-Center/home.aspx
Type of Control: Proprietary, Corporation
Parish: Calcasieu
Metropolitan Area: Lake Charles, LA
Urban/Rural Designation: Urban

Notes:
Community Health Systems, Inc. purchased Triad Hospitals, Inc., which included this facility, on July 25, 2007. Formerly known as Women And Childrens Hospital

Volumes by Type of Payer

Inpatient Days
  Beds Medicare Medicaid Other Total
Routine Services 80 1,503 46 5,962 7,511
Intensive Care Unit 8 243 0 344 587
Neonatal Intensive Care 20 0 6 2,769 2,775
TOTAL Hospital Acute 108 1,746 91 11,390 13,227

 
    Discharges / ALOS / ADC
    Medicare Medicaid Other Total
TOTAL Hospital Discharges 524 12 2,466 3,002
Average Length of Stay 3.3 7.6 4.6 4.4
Average Daily Census 4.8 0.2 31.2 36.2


Clinical Services Provided

Emergency Services
Emergency Department
Orthopedic Services
Arthroscopy
Other Services
Obstetrics
Radiology / Nuclear Medicine / Imaging
Computed Tomography (CT)
Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA)
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Single Photon Emission Computerized Tomography (SPECT)
Special Care
Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
Neonate Intensive Care
Surgery
Inpatient Surgery