Swedish Medical Center

501 E Hampden Ave, Englewood CO, 80113

1-888-923-0191

73% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

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Clinical Quality Awards

Swedish Medical Center has been recognized by Healthgrades for 1 Clinical Quality Award in the last 12 months

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Clinical Quality: Appendectomy

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Appendectomy

Complications Based Rating on 407 hospital cases and a national average of 203 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Bariatric Surgery

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Bariatric Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 225 hospital cases and a national average of 395 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 56 cases.

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As Expected
Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 314 cases.

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As Expected
Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 292 cases.

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As Expected
Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 605 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Valve Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 78 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 128 hospital cases and a national average of 162 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 78 cases.

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As Expected
Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 127 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 202 cases.

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As Expected
Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 675 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 376 cases.

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As Expected
Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 253 cases.

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As Expected
Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 300 cases.

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As Expected
Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 433 cases.

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As Expected
Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 107 cases.

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As Expected
Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 92 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 223 hospital cases and a national average of 119 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gynecologic Surgeries and Procedures

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Gynecologic Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 584 hospital cases and a national average of 173 cases.

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Hysterectomy

Complications Based Rating on 976 hospital cases and a national average of 290 cases.

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Urogynecologic Surgeries and Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 81 hospital cases and a national average of 76 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Labor and Delivery

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C-Section Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 1575 hospital cases and a national average of 1384 cases.

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Vaginal Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 4326 hospital cases and a national average of 2764 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality Based Rating on 285 cases.

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As Expected
Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 1058 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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National Average
Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 624 hospital cases and a national average of 234 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 203 hospital cases and a national average of 201 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 560 hospital cases and a national average of 363 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 566 cases.

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As Expected
Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 678 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 139 hospital cases and a national average of 124 cases.

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 329 hospital cases and a national average of 189 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Carotid Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 116 hospital cases and a national average of 138 cases.

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Data Source

Our Patient Experience

After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). Healthgrades obtains this survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

73% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • Swedish Medical Center
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

  • Doctors always communicated well

  • Nurses always communicated well

  • Patients always received help as soon as they wanted

  • Staff always explained

  • Pain was always well controlled

  • Always quiet at night

  • Room was always clean

  • Yes, staff did give patients this information

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Our Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 3 safety indicators

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Respiratory failure following surgery

Rated As Expected in 7 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated Worse Than Expected in 3 safety indicators

  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
4 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Swedish Medical Center

501 E Hampden Ave
Englewood, CO 80113
Parking

Valet Parking
Complimentary valet parking is located at the hospital main entrance and main entrances of medical office buildings on the Swedish campus. Parking attendants are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Self-Parking
Complimentary self-parking is available in three parking structures on our campus:

South Garage - Across from the Main Hospital Entrance
The South Garage is located on Old Hampden, across from the main entrance to the hospital, and offers a covered walkway from the second floor of the structure into the 701 E. Hampden Medical Office Building. By walking through another covered walkway, you can access the third floor of the main hospital building or the other medical buildings. This is also the most convenient garage to access the main entrance of the hospital. Access the South Garage off Washington Street.

East Garage - Near the 799 E. Hampden Medical Office Building
The East Garage is located on the corner of Old Hampden and Clarkson and has a covered walkway from its second floor onto the fourth floor of the 799 E. Hampden Medical Office Building. If you need to access the main hospital building, take the elevator down to the second floor and take another covered walkway through the 701 building and onto the hospital's third floor.

West Garage - Convenient Access to the ER and 499 E. Hampden Medical Office Building
The West Garage is located on Logan and Girard and provides convenient access to the Emergency Department, Radiology Department, main Operating Rooms and Critical Care Units on the hospital's third floor. This garage also provides access to the 499 medical office building.

Visiting Hours

Some units allow visitors from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., while others only allow visitors from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Please call the hospital prior to your visit to confirm visiting hours (303-788-5000).