Advocate Sherman Hospital

75%

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


Advocate Sherman Hospital is a medical facility located in Elgin, IL. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

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

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

12 ratings were as expected

  • 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
  • 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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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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74%

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

75%

Would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Advocate Sherman Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%76%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%62%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%53%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%66%66%

Advocate Sherman Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%60%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%75%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

It was a great blessing to visit Doctor Ankit Desai. The front staff is always fast and friendly. Dr. Ankit Desai is very professional and explained everything in detail. We always recommend this office and will continue to see him.

Sean Hernandez Sep 21 2021

Review for Dr. Desai

Dr. Khanna and Karissa were so amazing! I will be back again!

Dalena B. Sep 21 2021

Review for Dr. Khanna

My family and I have been seeing Dr. Susarla for over 5 years. Very pleased with her. She takes the time to listen to you, gets you in ASAP if you have an urgent issue or concern. Staff is friendly and helpful.

Sep 20 2021

Review for Dr. Susarla

Sep 19 2021

Review for Dr. Alpert

I have had an ingrown toe nail in the past, and now I hoped Dr. Brissey was there to take care of it . He was fantastic. I guess the best way to explain my feelings, his bed side manner was superb and I felt very comfortable during this procedure.

Philip Tarlow Sep 18 2021

Review for Dr. Brissey

Location

Advocate Sherman Hospital

1425 N Randall Rd, Elgin, IL 60123

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