General Acute Care Hospital in Augusta, GA

NPI 1902459316 Organization General Acute Care Hospital Hospital Overall Rating


Au Medical Center, Inc is a hospital serving the Augusta, Georgia region. The facility is a general acute care hospital. The NPI number of this hospital is 1902459316 and was assigned on July 2019. The hospital's primary taxonomy code is 282N00000X. The provider is registered as an organization and their NPI record was last updated 2 years ago. The authorized official of this NPI record is Katrina Keefer (Ceo)

According to the Hospital Compare program data, Au Medical Center, Inc has a poor overall quality rating based on the hospital's performance on seven separate quality measures including: mortality, safety of care, readmissions, patient experience, effectiveness of care, timeliness of care and efficient use of medical imaging. These quality measures are combined in a weighted average to generate a star rating of 1 out of 5 stars for this provider. The hospital provides emergency services like acute medical care or trauma care.



Provider Location Address1348 WALTON WAY STE 6300C AUGUSTA, GA 30901
Provider Mailing Address1120 15TH ST # BI-2084 AUGUSTA, GA 30912
NPI Entity TypeOrganization
Is Sole Proprietor?N/A
Is Organization Subpart?Yes
Enumeration Date07-24-2019
Last Update Date12-19-2019

Primary Taxonomy

Taxonomy Code282N00000X
ClassificationGeneral Acute Care Hospital
Taxonomy DescriptionAn acute general hospital is an institution whose primary function is to provide inpatient diagnostic and therapeutic services for a variety of medical conditions, both surgical and non-surgical, to a wide population group. The hospital treats patients in an acute phase of illness or injury, characterized by a single episode or a fairly short duration, from which the patient returns to his or her normal or previous level of activity.

Business Address

ZIP 30901
Phone: (706) 721-7173

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Mailing Address

1120 15TH ST # BI-2084
ZIP 30912
Phone: (706) 721-0211

Authorized Official

Authorized Official Name KATRINA KEEFER
Authorized Official TitleCEO
Authorized Official Phone(706) 721-6569

Hospital Compare Information

Overall Quality Rating Overall Quality Rating
The overall rating is calculated by taking the weighted average of these group scores. If a hospital is missing a measure category or group, the weights are redistributed amongst the qualifying measure categories or groups.
- 1 out of 5 stars - A Poor
Hospital TypeAcute Care Hospitals - Voluntary non-profit - Other
Emergency Services Emergency Services
Shows if the hospital provides emergency services like acute medical care or trauma care.
Mortality7 - No cases met the criteria for this measure.
Safety of Care0 - Fewer than 100 patients completed the HCAHPS survey. Use these scores with caution, as the number of surveys may be too low to reliably assess hospital performance.
Patient Experience8 - No cases met the criteria for this measure.
Effectiveness of Care0 - Data suppressed by CMS for one or more quarters.
Timeliness of Care3
Efficient use of Medical Imaging11 - There were discrepancies in the data collection process.

Additional Identifiers

Additional identifier(s) currently or formerly used as an identifier for the provider. The codes may include UPIN, NSC, OSCAR, DEA, Medicaid State or PIN identification numbers.

Identifier Type / Code Identifier State
315846MEDICAID (05)SC
000000723AMEDICAID (05)GA
35827MEDICAID (05)SC

NPI Footnotes

What is the National Provider Indentifier (NPI)?
The NPI is 10-position all-numeric identification number assigned by the NPPES to uniquely identify a health care provider.

Provider Location Address
The location address of the provider being identified. For providers with more than one physical location, this is the primary location. This address cannot include a Post Office box.

Provider Mailing Address
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Entity Type Code
The code describing the type of health care provider that is being assigned an NPI.
The entity type codes are:
1 = Person: individual human being who furnishes health care;
2 = Non-person: entity other than an individual human being that furnishes health care (Examples: hospital, SNF, hospital subunit, pharmacy, or HMO)

What is a Subpart?
Subparts are the components and separate physical locations of organization health care providers. Subpart examples include:
Hospital components include outpatient departments, surgical centers, psychiatric units, and laboratories. These components are often separately licensed or certified by States and may exist at physical locations other than that of the hospital of which they are a component.

Provider Other Organization Name
The other organization name is the alternative last name by which the provider is or has been known (if an individual) or other name by which the organization provider is or has been known. The code identifying the type of other name. The provider other organization name codes are:
1 = former name;
2 = professional name;
3 = doing business as (d/b/ a) name;
4 = former legal business name; :
5 = other.

Provider Enumeration Date
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Last Update Date
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Primary Taxonomy Code
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Authorized Official Name
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