52 hospitals with the fastest ED discharge time

The following is a list of hospitals with the shortest average time patients spend in the emergency department before being sent home, as listed in Hospital Compare's Emergency Department Care Measures dataset.

The data were taken between April 2014 and March 2015, the most recent data available. For reference, the national average is 141 minutes.

Note: Hospitals with sample sizes of less than 100 or results that were based on a shorter time period than required were excluded from the creation of this list.

Keokuk County Health Center (Sigourney, Iowa) — 52 minutes

Mitchell County Hospital District (Colorado City, Texas) — 58 minutes

Anson (Texas) General Hospital — 60 minutes

Methodist Ambulatory Surgery Hospital Northwest (San Antonio) — 62 minutes

Coffey County Hospital (Burlington, Kan.) — 64 minutes

Kansas Medical Center (Andover) — 66 minutes

Aultman Orrville (Ohio) Hospital — 66 minutes

Baylor Scott & White Emergency Medical Center at Cedar Park (Texas) — 66 minutes

East Carroll Parish Hospital (Lake Providence, La.) — 67 minutes

Mercy Health Lakeshore Campus (Shelby, Mich.) — 68 minutes

TriStar Ashland City (Tenn.) Medical Center — 68 minutes

Belmont Community Hospital (Bellaire, Ohio) — 69 minutes

Lakeland Community Hospital (Haleyville, Ala.) — 70 minutes

Perry County General Hospital (Richton, Miss.) — 70 minutes

Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital (Weston, W.Va.) — 70 minutes

South Texas Surgical Hospital (Corpus Christi) — 70 minutes

Webster General Hospital/Swing Bed (Europa, Miss.) — 72 minutes

Great Plains Regional Medical Center (Elk City, Okla.) — 72 minutes

Palo Pinto General Hospital (Mineral Wells, Texas) — 72 minutes

The Physicians Centre Hospital (Bryan, Texas) — 72 minutes

Emerus Hospital (Sugar Land, Texas) — 72 minutes

Mercy Hospital Columbus (Kan.) — 73 minutes

AllianceHealth Blackwell (Okla.) — 73 minutes

INTEGRIS Southwest Medical Center (Oklahoma City) — 73 minutes

Pratt (Kan.) Regional Medical Center — 74 minutes

Fitzgibbon Hospital (Marshall, Mo.) — 74 minutes

Nebraska Orthopaedic Hospital (Omaha) — 74 minutes

Lamb Healthcare Center (Littlefield, Texas) — 74 minutes

El Paso (Texas) Specialty Hospital — 74 minutes

Oklahoma State University Medical Center (Tulsa) — 75 minutes

Elkview General Hospital (Hobart, Okla.) — 75 minutes

AllianceHealth Madill (Okla.) — 75 minutes

Stamford (Texas) Memorial Hospital — 75 minutes

Bayside Community Hospital (Anahuac, Texas) — 75 minutes

North Central Surgical Center (Dallas) — 75 minutes

Morgan Memorial Hospital (Madison, Ga.) — 76 minutes

Sumner Regional Medical Center (Wellington, Kan.) — 76 minutes

Bob Wilson Memorial Grant County Hospital (Ulysses, Kan.) — 76 minutes

Kane (Pa.) Community Hospital — 76 minutes

Millcreek Community Hospital (Erie, Pa.) — 76 minutes

Boone (Iowa) County Hospital — 77 minutes

Community Hospital-Onaga (Kan.) and St. Mary's Campus — 77 minutes

Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital (Frankfort, Mich.) — 77 minutes

Merit Health Batesville (Miss.) — 77 minutes

Parkview Regional Hospital (Mexia, Texas) — 77 minutes

Baylor Surgical Hospital at Las Colinas (Irving, Texas) — 77 minutes

Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital (Laurium, Mich.) — 78 minutes

Brookings (S.D.) Health System — 78 minutes

Hamlin (Texas) Memorial Hospital — 78 minutes

Nocona (Texas) General Hospital — 78 minutes

Teche Regional Medical Center (Morgan City, La.) — 78 minutes

TOPS Surgical Specialty Hospital (Houston) — 78 minutes

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