Pekin Memorial Hospital


Patients that would definitely recommend
11% lower than the national average

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


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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

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 worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

10 ratings were as expected

  • 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
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • 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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% lower than the national average


Would definitely recommend
11% lower than the national average

Pekin Memorial Hospital

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


Pekin Memorial Hospital

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

Lisa W. Peoria Ill area Oct 19 2020

Review for Dr. Salimath

Dr Treanor is so incredibly knowledgeable and kind. He took the time to explain things to me and really listened. I know the physicians are busy but the level of expertise is invaluable. J

Oct 16 2020

Review for Dr. Treanor

Dr. Chappell and his entire staff are very caring. He always explains things in detail. I trust him completely.

Diane Watson Oct 13 2020

Review for Dr. Chappell

Dr. Lou was straightforward yet kind in her approach. She answered multiple (repeated) questions from both my family members as well as myself. Her APN were kind and caring, taking a personal interest in me and my treatment. I’m forever greatfull.

Debbie Rizzo Oct 09 2020

Review for Dr. Liu

I wish Dr. Kouri could practice forever. It is hard to find a doctor who listens and cares. He is one of them! A rare find, nowadays!

Jelis Oct 03 2020

Review for Dr. Kouri


Pekin Memorial Hospital

600 S 13th St, Pekin, IL 61554

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