Saint Francis Hospital

80%

Patients that would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average


Saint Francis Hospital is a medical facility located in Hartford, CT. This hospital has been recognized for America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™, America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™, and more.

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

No events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

3 ratings were worse than expected

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

8 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Data Source

Patient Experience

Patient experience measures tell you how patients felt about the care they received at the hospital. These measures are based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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77%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
8% higher than the national average

80%

Would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average

Saint Francis Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

Percent of patients who said that doctors always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%81%81%

Communication with nurses

Percent of patients who said that nurses always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%81%78%

Communication about medicines

Percent of patients who said that staff always explained medicines before giving them to patients

100%50%0%63%63%

Discharge Information

Percent of patients who said they were given information about recovering at home

100%50%0%89%84%

Care Transition

Percent of patients who said they understood their care needs when they left the hospital

100%50%0%54%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

Percent of patients who said they always received help quickly from hospital staff

100%50%0%66%66%

Saint Francis Hospital

National Average

Quietness

Percent of patients who said the area around their rooms was always kept quiet at night

100%50%0%59%60%

Cleanliness

Percent of patients who said their room and bathroom were always kept clean

100%50%0%74%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

She is a very caring and competent doctor I highly recommend her

Jul 26 2021

Review for Dr. Lamonica

I’ve been a patient of dr poluhkin for 20 years. She is absolutely the best dr I’ve ever met. My wife sees her also. Dr Poluhkin truly honestly concerningly cares about her patients and she is brilliant in her diagnoses.

Matt Pizzolongo Jul 24 2021

Review for Dr. Polukhin

Can't say enough about Dr. Lamonica. She's always willing to answer every question and you never feel rushed.

Stacie Jul 24 2021

Review for Dr. Lamonica

Dr.Wilson was comprehensive, informative, and patient centered. She answered questions and was personable. Excellent experience.

Jul 23 2021

Review for Dr. Wilson

I finally feel like I have hope with getting relief from my pain. Dr Tortland explained everything and I can't wait to start his plan.

Anonymous Jul 23 2021

Review for Dr. Tortland

Location

Saint Francis Hospital

114 Woodland St, Hartford, CT 06105

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