Essentia Health Fargo

Acute Care Hospitals in Fargo, ND
Essentia Health Fargo provides emergency medical services
EMT Services
Essentia Health Fargo provides cardiac surgery
Cardiac Surgery
Essentia Health Fargo accepts medicare
Medicare Accepted
Essentia Health Fargo has a patient quality score of <span style='color: green;'>A</span>
92% QScore
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Essentia Health Fargo Address
Essentia Health Fargo
3000 32nd Ave South
Fargo, ND 58104
Essentia Health Fargo Phone Number
(701) 364-8000
Does Essentia Health Fargo Accept Medicare?
Essentia Health Fargo is a verified Medicare provider, and accepts Medicare payments for treatment. Essentia Health Fargo's Medicare Provider Number is 350070.

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Essentia Health Fargo Report Card

A
Essentia Health Fargo has earned an overall grade of A, with an average satisfaction score of 92%. This grade is based on a hospital satisfaction survey taken by 300 or more patients, with a survey response rate of 42%.
Essentia Health Fargo is a voluntary non-profit private acute care hospital located in Fargo, ND.
Essentia Health Fargo has a fully equipped ER (Emergency Room), and provides emergency medical services to Cass County, ND and surrounding areas.
Essentia Health Fargo
3000 32nd Ave South
Fargo, ND 58104
(701) 364-8000

Essentia Health Fargo Patient Quality Review

How do patients rate the hospital overall?
8% say Patients who gave a rating of 6 or lower (low)
68% say Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)
24% say Patients who gave a rating of7 or 8 (medium)
How often did doctors communicate well with patients?
76% say Doctors always communicated well
5% say Doctors sometimes or never communicated well
19% say Doctors usually communicated well
How often did nurses communicate well with patients?
73% say Nurses always communicated well
4% say Nurses sometimes or never communicated well
23% say Nurses usually communicated well
How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?
61% say Patients always received help as soon as they wanted
29% say Patients usually received help as soon as they wanted
10% say Patients sometimes or never received help as soon as they wanted
How often did staff explain about medicines before giving them to patients?
57% say Staff always explained
23% say Staff usually explained
20% say Staff sometimes or never explained
How often was patients pain well controlled?
68% say Pain was always well controlled
6% say Pain was sometimes or never well controlled
26% say Pain was usually well controlled
How often was the area around patients rooms kept quiet at night?
57% say Always quiet at night
31% say Usually quiet at night
12% say Sometimes or never quiet at night
How often were the patients rooms and bathrooms kept clean?
70% say Room was always clean
7% say Room was sometimes or never clean
23% say Room was usually clean
Were patients given information about what to do during their recovery at home?
82% say Yes, staff did give patients this information
18% say No, staff did not give patients this information
Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?
78% say YES, patients would definitely recommend the hospital
3% say NO, patients would not recommend the hospital (they probably would not or definitely would not recommend it)
19% say YES, patients would probably recommend the hospital

Essentia Health Fargo Condition Treatment Statistics

Heart Attack or Chest Pain Process of Care Measures
Heart Attack Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
100% of 38 patients
Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
99% of 97 patients
Heart Attack Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
98% of 64 patients
Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
98% of 197 patients
Heart Attack Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
97% of 189 patients
Heart Attack Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of Arrival
83% of 30 patients
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG (a lower number of minutes is better)
No data was available on this measure for Essentia Health Fargo
Heart Attack Patients Given Fibrinolytic Medication Within 30 Minutes Of Arrival
0% of 0 patients
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who needed specialized care were transferred to another hospital (a lower number of minutes is better)
No data was available on this measure for Essentia Health Fargo
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got drugs to break up blood clots within 30 minutes of arrival (higher numbers are better)
No data was available on this measure for Essentia Health Fargo
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival (higher numbers are better)
No data was available on this measure for Essentia Health Fargo
Heart Failure Process of Care Measures
Heart Failure Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
100% of 31 patients
Heart Failure Patients Given Discharge Instructions
98% of 132 patients
Heart Failure Patients Given an Evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic (LVS) Function
98% of 175 patients
Heart Failure Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
98% of 44 patients
Hospital Process of Care Measures
Median Time to Fibrinolysis
No data was available on this measure for Essentia Health Fargo
Pneumonia Process of Care Measures
Pneumonia Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
100% of 35 patients
Pneumonia Patients Whose Initial Emergency Room Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To The Administration Of The First Hospital Dose Of Antibiotics
95% of 111 patients
Pneumonia Patients Given Initial Antibiotic(s) within 6 Hours After Arrival
94% of 98 patients
Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
93% of 75 patients
Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
92% of 123 patients
Pneumonia Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
90% of 79 patients
Surgical Care Improvement Project Process of Care Measures
Surgery patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery, who had hair removed using a safer method (electric clippers or hair removal cream - not a razor)
100% of 521 patients
Surgery patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
97% of 373 patients
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
96% of 187 patients
Surgery patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
96% of 147 patients
Patients who got treatment at the right time (within 24 hours before or after their surgery) to help prevent blood clots after certain types of surgery
96% of 146 patients
Surgery patients who were given an antibiotic at the right time (within one hour before surgery) to help prevent infection
95% of 370 patients
Surgery patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
95% of 331 patients
Surgery patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery.
93% of 112 patients
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on the beta blockers during the period just before and after their surgery
92% of 179 patients
Heart surgery patients whose blood sugar (blood glucose) is kept under good control in the days right after surgery
86% of 103 patients
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
74% of 160 patients

Essentia Health Fargo Mortality Statistics

Pneumonia
Pneumonia (PN) 30-Day Mortality Rate
Essentia Health Fargo's pneumonia (pn) 30-day mortality rate is 11.4%, no different than u.s. national rate. The expected pneumonia mortality rate ranges from 8.2% to 15.5%, based on 166 patients treated for pneumonia.
Pneumonia Readmission Rates
Heart Failure
Heart Failure Death (Mortality) Rates
Essentia Health Fargo's heart failure death (mortality) rate is 9.5%, no different than u.s. national rate. The expected heart failure mortality rate ranges from 7.2% to 12.3%, based on 234 patients treated for heart failure.
Heart Failure Readmission Rates
Heart Attack
Heart Attack Death (Mortality) Rates
Essentia Health Fargo's heart attack death (mortality) rate is 16.8%, no different than u.s. national rate. The expected heart attack mortality rate ranges from 13.4% to 20.7%, based on 194 patients treated for heart attack.
Heart Attack Readmission Rates

Essentia Health Fargo Specialty Health Services

Essentia Health Fargo does not have a Stroke Care RegistryStroke Care Registry - No
Essentia Health Fargo does not have a Nursing Care RegistryNursing Care Registry - No
Essentia Health Fargo does have a Cardiac Surgery RegistryCardiac Surgery Registry - Yes

Essentia Health Fargo Patient Reviews

I want to thank the Doctor who did not give up in helping find the best way to fix my sons heart. He was admitted about 1 1/2 weeks ago and with the help of Dr. Ally will going home soon. It was a very different and unusual problem we had with out sons heart. He went and above all he could do to help. Thanks you Dr. Ally
Reviewed on May 20th, 2013

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