Kootenai Health


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

Kootenai Health is a medical facility located in Coeur D Alene, ID. This hospital has been recognized for Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ and Stroke Care Excellence Award™.


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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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve surgery

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest

10 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
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
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Hospital Quality

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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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% higher than the national average


Would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Kootenai Health

National Average

Communication with doctors

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


Communication with nurses

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


Communication about medicines

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


Discharge Information

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


Care Transition

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


Responsiveness of hospital staff

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


Kootenai Health

National Average


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



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



Provider Reviews

Everyone was friendly and very attentive.

Debbie Moyens Aug 02 2021

Review for Dr. Brown

Tommy Tunes Aug 01 2021

Review for Dr. McInnis

Ron Jul 30 2021

Review for Dr. Stabler

Judy Grosvenor Jul 30 2021

Review for Dr. Bennett

She made me a new man! She is fantastic!

Scott A Hoagland Jul 29 2021

Review for Dr. Huynh


Kootenai Health

2003 Kootenai Health Way, Coeur D Alene, ID 83814

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