Fort Walton Beach Medical Center

Fort Walton Beach, FL

What are this hospital's grades?

A Overall
  • B+ Civic Leadership
  • D Value of Care
  • A+ Patient Outcomes

How does this hospital rank?

  • National 380 of 3282
  • state 13 of 163

Hospital System

HCA Healthcare

Hospital Type

  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Acute Care Hospitals / 30px Acute Care Hospital
  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Teaching / 30px Non-Teaching Hospital
  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Tax Status / 30px For-Profit Hospital
  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Setting / 30px Urban

Hospital Size

  • Large (200-399 beds)

Civic Leadership

B+ Civic Leadership Grade

    Civic Leadership Rank

  • National 1005 of 3359
  • State 45 of 165

Reflects commitment to equity, inclusion, and community health

Category
Percentile

Pay Equity

11

How this hospital ranks on Pay Equity:

  • National 2962 of 3337
  • State 126 of 165
Ratio of executive compensation to worker wages

Community Benefit

88

How this hospital ranks on Community Benefit:

  • National 404 of 3358
  • State 20 of 165
Charity care and other community benefit spending
Medicaid revenue as a share of patient revenue

Inclusivity

25

How this hospital ranks on Inclusivity:

  • National 2524 of 3359
  • State 112 of 165
Income
Race
Education

Value of Care

D Value of Care Grade

    Value of Care Rank

  • National 2754 of 3282
  • State 100 of 163

Reflects the avoidance of use of low-value services

Category
Percentile

Avoiding Overuse

16

How this hospital ranks on Avoiding Overuse:

  • National 2750 of 3278
  • State 100 of 163
Knee arthroscopy
Carotid endarterectomy
Carotid artery imaging for fainting
EEG for headache
EEG for fainting
Hysterectomy
Inferior vena cava filters
Spinal fusion and/or laminectomies
Coronary artery stenting
Renal artery stenting
Pulmonary artery catheterization
Head imaging for fainting
Data Unavailable
Vertebroplasty

Patient Outcomes

A+ Patient Outcomes Grade

    Patient Outcomes Rank

  • National 154 of 3359
  • State 9 of 165

Reflects performance as it relates to patients' health and experience of care

Category
Percentile

Clinical Outcomes

87

How this hospital ranks on Clinical Outcomes:

  • National 445 of 3359
  • State 28 of 165
In-hospital mortality
30-day mortality
90-day mortality
1-yr mortality
7-day readmission
30-day readmission

Patient Safety

90

How this hospital ranks on Patient Safety:

  • National 204 of 2082
  • State 12 of 146
Central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI)
Catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI)
Surgical Site Infection: Major Colon Surgery
Data Unavailable
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Clostridioides difficile (C. diff)
PSI 90: CMS Patient Safety and Adverse Events Composite

Patient Satisfaction

35

How this hospital ranks on Patient Satisfaction:

  • National 2067 of 3193
  • State 62 of 162
Communication with nurses
Communication with doctors
Responsiveness of hospital staff
Pain management
Communication about medicines
Discharge information
Care transition
Cleanliness of hospital environment
Quietness of hospital environment
Overall rating of hospital
Recommendation of hospital