St. Luke's Boise Medical Center

82%

Patients that would definitely recommend
12% higher 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.

Learn more about our awards methodology

Hospital Quality Awards

America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

Top 1% in the nation for providing the highest clinical quality year over year

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)

Top 2% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality year over year

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017, 2016)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery, coronary interventional procedures, heart attack treatment, heart failure treatment, and heart valve surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion procedures

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

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Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications.

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

1 rating was better than expected View details

  • Respiratory failure following surgery

12 ratings were as expected View details

  • 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
  • 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction 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
Learn more about patient safety ratings

Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Cardiac

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Defibrillator Procedures

Better than Expected

Pacemaker Procedures

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

As Expected

As Expected

Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Better than Expected

Better than Expected

Heart Attack

Better than Expected

Better than Expected

Heart Failure

As Expected

As Expected

Valve Surgery

As Expected

As Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award

2019

Cardiac Care Excellence Award

2019, 2018

Critical Care

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Diabetic Emergencies

As Expected

As Expected

Pulmonary Embolism

As Expected

As Expected

Respiratory Failure

Better than Expected

Better than Expected

Sepsis

Better than Expected

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Critical Care Excellence Award

2019, 2018, 2017

Gastrointestinal

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

As Expected

Better than Expected

Colorectal Surgeries

As Expected

As Expected

Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

As Expected

As Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

As Expected

Better than Expected

Pancreatitis

Better than Expected

Better than Expected

Small Intestine Surgeries

As Expected

As Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award

2019, 2018, 2017

General Surgery Excellence Award

2018, 2017

Neurosciences

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Cranial Neurosurgery

As Expected

As Expected

Stroke

As Expected

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Stroke Care Excellence Award

2018, 2017

Neurosciences Excellence Award

2017

Orthopedic

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

Worse than Expected

Hip Replacement

Better than Expected

Total Knee Replacement

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Joint Replacement Excellence Award

2019, 2018, 2017

Prostate Surgery

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Prostate Removal Surgery

As Expected

Pulmonary

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

As Expected

Better than Expected

Pneumonia

Better than Expected

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award

2019, 2018, 2017

Spine Surgery

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

As Expected

Spinal Fusion

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Spine Surgery Excellence Award

2018, 2017

Vascular

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

Better than Expected

Carotid Procedures

As Expected

Peripheral Vascular Bypass

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Vascular Surgery Excellence Award

2019, 2018, 2017

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
77%

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

82%

Would definitely recommend
12% higher than the national average

Location

St. Luke's Boise Medical Center

190 E Bannock St, Boise, ID 83712

Contact Us

190 E Bannock St

Boise, ID 83712

Directions

(208) 381-2222