Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Heart Institute

1700 S 23rd St, Fort Pierce FL, 34950

(772) 353-4559

63% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

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Clinical Quality Awards

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Heart Institute 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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Complication Based Ratings

 
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National Average
Appendectomy

Complications Based Rating on 195 hospital cases and a national average of 203 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 328 cases.

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As Expected
Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 613 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 1033 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 950 cases.

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As Expected
Valve Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 118 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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Defibrillator Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 62 hospital cases and a national average of 95 cases.

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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 241 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 138 cases.

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As Expected
Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 87 cases.

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As Expected
Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 241 cases.

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As Expected
Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 857 cases.

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Worse 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 190 cases.

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As Expected
Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 176 cases.

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As Expected
Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 158 cases.

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As Expected
Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 443 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 102 cases.

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As Expected
Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 42 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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National Average
Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 145 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 121 hospital cases and a national average of 173 cases.

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Hysterectomy

Complications Based Rating on 243 hospital cases and a national average of 290 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Labor and Delivery

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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C-Section Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 1578 hospital cases and a national average of 1384 cases.

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Vaginal Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 1967 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 63 cases.

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As Expected
Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 654 cases.

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As Expected
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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 316 hospital cases and a national average of 234 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 55 hospital cases and a national average of 201 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 133 hospital cases and a national average of 363 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Prostate Surgery

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Transurethral Prostate Resection Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 63 hospital cases and a national average of 65 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 703 cases.

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As Expected
Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 449 cases.

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As 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 65 hospital cases and a national average of 124 cases.

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 70 hospital cases and a national average of 189 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

Complications Based Rating on 31 hospital cases and a national average of 74 cases.

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Carotid Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 300 hospital cases and a national average of 138 cases.

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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).

63% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Heart Institute
  • 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 2 safety indicators

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated As Expected in 7 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

Rated Worse Than Expected in 4 safety indicators

  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
6 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Heart Institute

1700 S 23rd St
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
Facility Information

Lawnwood’s HCA USF Trauma network, Level II Trauma Center is the only one of its kind in the area. The Treasure Coast Trauma Center is saving lives, with more than 2500 patients treated to date, We have worked hard in the past 5 years to attain the status of a trauma center, adding millions of dollars in equipment and physician coverage so that we are primed to remain the Treasure Coast’s only Level II Trauma Center, all for the benefit of the patients we serve.