Community Hospital South

72%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average


Community Hospital South is a medical facility located in Indianapolis, IN. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™ and Outstanding Patient Experience Award™.

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.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)

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

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

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

10 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
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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

72%

Would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

Community Hospital South

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%74%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%76%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%58%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%50%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Community Hospital South

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%58%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Very professional and prompt service. Has a good caring bedside manor. It's beneficial to have a little humor preoperative. Thanks so much.

Gerald Insko II Jun 13 2021

Review for Dr. Roberts

Dr. Drake is fantastic. I had been having problems for three months and Dr. Drake told me what he believed the problem was before the colonoscopy and he was right. If you need a gastroenterologist, go to Dr. Drake!

Jun 12 2021

Review for Dr. Drake

I had a scope of my esophagus done by Dr Drake and his team. I am very satisfied with the care I was given and the follow up so far.

Donnie Wright Jun 12 2021

Review for Dr. Drake

Mike Jun 12 2021

Review for Dr. Swann

Was treated very good from the get go. Fun and friendly. Dr Z is very professional but fun to talk to. He makes you feel comfortable and explained everything. Would recommend him n

Marilyn Milligan Jun 11 2021

Review for Dr. Zaneteas

Location

Community Hospital South

1402 E County Line Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46227

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