SwedishAmerican Hospital

74%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average


SwedishAmerican Hospital is a medical facility located in Rockford, IL. This hospital has been recognized for America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ and Spine Surgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019)

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

Spine Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion

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

11 ratings were as expected

  • 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
  • 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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71%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% higher than the national average

74%

Would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

SwedishAmerican Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%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%61%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%87%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%

SwedishAmerican Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%54%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%76%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

EXCELLENT!!!!!!

Rudy L. Sep 25 2020

Review for Stacia Sackmaster

I feel Dr. Ikenberry is trustworthy and knowledgeable. He went over my previous visits charts and labs with me and explained the possible paths moving forward.

Erin L. Sep 19 2020

Review for Dr. Ikenberry

Great overall experience

Anonymous A. Sep 17 2020

Review for Dr. Tannous

trust

Zoe R. G. Sep 17 2020

Review for Dr. DeGuide

Ray B. Sep 13 2020

Review for Dr. Izquierdo

helpful, informational, very pleased

Christopher P. Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. DeGuide

nice

Shelley G. Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. DeGuide

Extremely grateful for Dr. Tannous and his investment in my care!

B. Y. Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Tannous

Paul Tortorici Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Roh

D. Snedegar took great care of me.

Derry (. S. Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Snedegar

He was very nice and remember me me from one to next

Roberta M. Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Nonevski

Very good

David W. Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Nonevski

Roxanne Marshallsay Aug 30 2020

Review for Dr. Telfer

Appreciative Patient Aug 29 2020

Review for Dr. Olson

Appreciate he thinks outside of the box to cover medication needs and health needs

Anonymous Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Nonevski

excellent

Eva K. Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Nonevski

Excellent. Very thorough - listened well and explained things in a way that I could understand. I felt like he cared and was not in a rush.

R. M. Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Nonevski

He explained the medicine well and gave me choices which I appreciate.

K. R. Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Dr Ikenberry feels like an old friend. His manner and demeanor is very relaxing. I felt calm and unafraid and confident in his knowledge and experience.

Corey B. Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Ikenberry

Accommodating

E. W. Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Ikenberry

Scott Mueller Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Izquierdo

He was actually listening to me & gave me some excellent advice. An amazing Dr by far

Taylor B. Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bowyer

went ok

Anonymous Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Ikenberry

Suzie was amazing. My lips look great. I am very happy with the service I got from here. She explained things very well, and made the experience very comfortable.

Katie D. Aug 17 2020

Review for Dr. Pryor

I like Dr. Sheikh and feel that he is compassionate and caring. However, the response time to questions that are submitted on their email platform or by phone is terrible. I've been waiting more than 3 weeks for an answer to a question.

Aug 17 2020

Review for Dr. Sheikh

Dr. Boyer was very nice and helpful, he made sure I understood everything. Awesome doctor I would definitely recommend

Cassandra W. Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Bowyer

Jimmy H. Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Bowyer

Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Sweet

Catherine H. Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Manley

Dr. Bowyer is a very pleasant person and a very experienced doctor who listens and explains everything to his patients.

Hana S. Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Bowyer

Experience was great and very informational!

M. S. Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Ikenberry

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Crays

I was treated very well by both Dr Izquierdo and Marie Rivers. Very caring and Dr Izquierdo does excellent surgery

Aug 10 2020

Review for Dr. Izquierdo

He was a surgeon for my sister We did not choose him He performed a lengthy surgery on her Hours of anesthesia She is now in ICU with pneumonia !! Fighting for her life No thanks

Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Earhart

Terrible doctor. Challenges everything I say and dismisses my concerns. Doesn’t seem competent.

Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Soriano

Do not trust this man with your loved ones. He is rude, unkind, defensive and does not care about his patients.

Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Roegner

I am very happy about my visit, He listened to what i was saying and is going above and beyond to help me. He is very nice and understanding couldnt ask for a better provider.

Ariel C. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Ikenberry

Awesome Dr. and great person, listens, asks great questions, explains all procedures, etc. Good guy!

Bill Earls Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Whelan

Always give good advice on my health and always does whats best for me listens to what my concerns are

Penny H. Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

This Dr pulled me back from the jaws of death! I can't give him enough praise. I trust him with my very life and I did! Very personable, easy to understand, and very compassionate.

Dawn Zalud Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Homann

Uncaring, unhelpful, doesn’t give you the treatment you need and not trustworthy.

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Shrestha

everything was good

Tracy B. Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. DeGuide

Staff is rude and when an issue arises after surgery your concerns are not addressed just because he’s not in that day. Horrible experiences

Howard Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Corcoran

he was great

Leslie B. Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Tannous

Track&Golf2020 Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Stiles

recomend fixed my shoulder was very upbeat

john mcConnell Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Izquierdo

Amanda M. Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Ikenberry

Dr. DeGuide was very informative and listened to what I and my husband had to say.

Melissa A. Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. DeGuide

Steve Martin Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ahmad

Dr. Olson is a wonderful rheumatologist, I have seen him for 23 years for RA and always helps me with any problems I may have, I hope he doesn't retire too soon, Thank you, Dr. Olson

Tina Taylor Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Olson

Very easy to talk to and explains things easily

Anonymous Jul 14 2020

Review for Stacia Sackmaster

Paul T. Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Nonevski

Excellent

Rebecca R. Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Peifer

Jackie Davis Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Gilvydis

Very thorough, answers all my questions..orders appropriate lab work and his staff is wonderful.

Cjw Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Jasek

Always listens to me, knows what I need so fortunate he is my Doctor.

M. D. Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Bowyer

Excellent!

Rose F. Jul 08 2020

Review for Corrie Scott

Andrew Pieris Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Roh

A very great Surgeon. Rockford needs to hang on to this doctor. It has been a great privilege to meet him under this most inconvenient set of circumstances however I greatly appreciate his skills and knowledge and his staff can't sing enough praises. Thanks what a great team

Sally Ames Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Earhart

Where are located and do you take BlueSheild??? I will follow and go to your new location ???????

Debretta Moore Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Zavala

Best doctor I ever had.

Melissa ohlsen Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Zavala

Dr. Nonevski is a very kind and caring Doctor. He explained everything in terms I could understand and Ordered tests and procedures to investigate the problem futher. He and his staff were so kind and I could feel the concern for my health! Excellent Care!

Terri S. Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Nonevski

Dr Lim takes time to listen to his patients and discusses throughly his assessment of health and any issues. Explains fully all treatment options.

Sarah Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Lim

Monica Heatherington Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Nielsen

I have had Dr Olson for many years now,I think he is the best doctor ever.He always answers my questions .very caring Doctor

Mary Surdynski Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Olson

Simply The Best! Dr,Izquierdo and Dr. Rivers are the most caring and compassionate Dr.'s I have ever met! Had reverse shoulder replacement 1 year ago and happy to say I'm using my arm in ways I never imagined I would again.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Izquierdo

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Izquierdo

Very nice & personable

V. Z. Jun 30 2020

Review for Stacia Sackmaster

Antonia Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Korcek

Absolutely a fantastic Doctor. I barely walked in with a cane . Hunched over and in pain. Now I walk upright again and no cane! Dr.G will explain things to you so you understand and he is very friendly. Thanks for the great job!

Joseph Dispensa Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Gryfinski

Fractured ankle and staff worked me in for an appointment. Very kind.

Freeport resident Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Blint

Very pleased

Anonymous Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Nonevski

Wonderful experience every time.

C. M. Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Nonevski

Karen B Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Sliva

I felt very much at ease with this experience. I had all my questions answered and I ready for my appointments

Connie B. Jun 24 2020

Review for Stacia Sackmaster

He was very kind and helpful in my care.

Brenda J. Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Bowyer

Dr. came In introducing himself and his nurse. He shared and explained the x-ray findings. Dr. Shared his thoughts regarding treatment options. I left with a better understanding of my condition.

Theon Washington Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Bottros

Amy S Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Bottros

He knows his stuff and is very personable. He is the best foot dr i’ve ever had

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Bush

Very knowledgeable and thorough. Wouldn’t go to anyone else

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Izquierdo

Michele Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Whitehurst

Mary Beswick Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Korcek

Very kind man. Explains very well everything he talks to you about.

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Ahmad

I have been treated by Dr Izquierdo over the past several years for rotator cuff problems, a broken ankle, and a torn meniscus. He, and his staff, empathize with his patients, guide them through their problem and are extremely competent. I would strongly recommend him!

Ron Covelli Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Izquierdo

Terrible Doctor!!!! STAY FAR FAR AWAY!!!!!

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Crays

Dr. Van Theil is an excellent physician. He explains what the patients symptoms are and is thorough in explaining options and procedures.

Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Van Thiel

Dr. Coates is the absolutely best dermatologist I have had over the decades.

LD Mitchell Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Coates

very knowledgable, professional, and direct. She answers all questions and is concerned for your injury and respectful of your time. Her staff is awesome as well.

maureenkoteles Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. John

I was seen quickly and a plan of action was determined and carried out. Quick and thorough.

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Izquierdo

Everything went smoothly, whenever I had questions, they were answered. I was very happy with the whole experience.

Anonymous Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Pryor

Love the efficient flow of service when visiting Rockford Ortho. Dr. Ahmad seems very thorough in his assessment of my condition and administered my treatment professionally. I also notice that Dr. Ahmad’s rate of gum chewing increases with the intensity of typing patient visit reports.??

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ahmad

Dr. Brasksma was very informative and clear. He answered questions and was not in a rush.

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Braaksma

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Asner

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Girod

Doctor Borchardt is strait forward and to the point, he is honest and very personable doctor.

William Gallagly Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Borchardt

Love Dr. Borchardt always very friendly, doesn’t rush through and explains everything

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Borchardt

Location

SwedishAmerican Hospital

1401 E State St, Rockford, IL 61104

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