Saint Francis Hospital

65%

Patients that would definitely recommend
5% lower than the national average

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

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017, 2016)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

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

1 rating was better than expected View details

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery

11 ratings were as expected View details

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Cardiac

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

As Expected

As Expected

Heart Attack

As Expected

As Expected

Heart Failure

As Expected

As Expected

Critical Care

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Diabetic Emergencies

As Expected

As Expected

Respiratory Failure

As Expected

As Expected

Sepsis

As Expected

Worse than Expected

Gastrointestinal

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

Worse than Expected

Worse than Expected

Colorectal Surgeries

As Expected

As Expected

Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

As Expected

Worse than Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

As Expected

As Expected

Neurosciences

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Stroke

As Expected

As Expected

Orthopedic

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

Better than Expected

Total Knee Replacement

As Expected

Pulmonary

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

As Expected

As Expected

Pneumonia

As Expected

As Expected

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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  • Patient Rating
  • Care Team
  • Facility
  • Pain Management
64%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% lower than the national average

65%

Would definitely recommend
5% lower than the national average

Location

Saint Francis Hospital

701 N Clayton St, Wilmington, DE 19805

Contact Us

701 N Clayton St

Wilmington, DE 19805

Directions

(302) 421-4100