Franciscan Health Indianapolis

80%

Patients that would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average


Franciscan Health Indianapolis is a medical facility located in Indianapolis, IN. This hospital has been recognized for America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™, America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™, and more.

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

America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

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

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2020)

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

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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

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

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

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

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

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

3 ratings were worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • 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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80%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
11% higher than the national average

80%

Would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average

Franciscan Health Indianapolis

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%79%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%60%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%88%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%56%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%61%66%

Franciscan Health Indianapolis

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%52%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%68%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Great Doctor

robin davis Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Vitto

Dr. Miller did a great job with my surgery. The entire process was seamless and very professional. Would definitely recommend.

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

Have been seeing Dr. Vitto for a few years and he diagnosed my leg pain and lower back pain. Have been receiving yearly injections and that has taken my paid away.

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Vitto

Cruz Cedeno Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Vitto

It was a pleasure to work with Dr. Coats and his staff. My shoulder surgery and recover went very smoothly and today I have full range of motion back.

Aug 10 2020

Review for Dr. Coats

Dr Rardon has been my cardiologist since 2016 and I feel blessed to have his advise and care.

J Harmeyer Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Rardon

indyking Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Gillespie

Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Daly

Takes time to be with you. Very caring. Interested in your well being. The office is very well run.

Susan Mitchell Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Brenner

I loved doctor cooper. She’s an extremely caring, sweet, and funny doctor. She delivered my twins via C-Section in June. She helped calm my worries and is willing to talk to you about any of your concerns. I plan to keep her as my OB from here on out! Highly recommend her care!!

Hannah Thomas Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Cooper

Dr Payton very good listener. Treated my infection very quickly. Takes her time and relates to you.

Kathy kwasniewski Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Payton

Dr Vitto is a great physician, very personal and great person. I recommend him to anyone and everyone. His knowledge and treatment of all patients goes beyond what anyone would expect. Awesome to know such individual !!!

Olman Bustamante Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Vitto

Finally a doctor that is understanding and caring. Ordered an MRI, diagnosed and explained the cause of my pain. Followed up with an injection. Pain free, but now know what can happen and what my options are. Extremely satisfied. Thank you Dr. Vitto!!

Linda Gurnick Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Vitto

Dr. Steiner is always willing to take the time and listen to you.

Lori Coon Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Stiner

VERY KIND DR AND STAFF

Shannon Phelps Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Meding

I have only met him twice. 1st visit and day of surgery. Seems like a long time to intermittently meet with him or his asst.

Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Malinzak

This was my first experience with surgery and staying in a hospital as a patient. Everyone that I dealt with from the beginning to the end were engage with what was going on with the surgery and recovery. I would recommend Dr Malinzak and his team to anyone.

Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Malinzak

fantastic Dr very compassionate, listen and answers questions . informs you of procedures .

Maryjane Perry Aug 02 2020

Review for Dr. Vitto

After being unhappy with my very expensive orthotics Dr Miller's staff got me in for an appointment and he made adjustments. Thank you Dr. Miller!

Christine Riley Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

Upfront registration and text messaging was very efficient, no wait time, friendly staff, pleasant interaction with Dr. Bowers. I have been a customer for 23 years. I have recommended him to friends and family. He is helpful and thorough.

Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Bowers

This doctor is very personable and is very obviously interested in you being comfortable and having a good experience. He went above and beyond to make sure that my surgery was successful and that I was good enough to go home before being released.

Deborah Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Meding

Excellent

Basil Poynter Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Vitto

Yes! Very pleased with Dr Malinzak and his entire staff.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Malinzak

Caring and smart. Listens and Diagnosis “spot on”. Trust him to find answers. He will stick with you until he finds a solution. He has a sense of humor. Empathetic! Did I say SMART!

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Bain

Dr. Wisler is so kind and gentle and listens carefully to things that may concern you. He never rushes you and asks about things that matter in your life other than health related matters. His staff is well trained and also caring and efficient. I would highly recommend Dr. Wisler and his staff.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wisler

Very cordial, professional and answered questions.

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Malinzak

Very professional, truly cares and does everything possible to help diagnose and fix. Very professional and personable. Have confidence in this DR.

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Sprunger

Dr. K is the best

Christopher A Yates Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Kratsios

Dr. Perni and his staff provided excellent care and support throughout my treatment, surgery, and recovery.

Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Perni

Dr. Miller has a great bedside manner. I would refer people to him.

Monique Young Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

Had heart valve replacement surgery and had 2 office visits afterwards. Dr. Gerdisch and his staff are the greatest. They answered all of my questions and really care about you.

Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Gerdisch

Dr. Singh has been my primary care physician for the last six years. He always takes time to listen to any health issues I am dealing. He has a gentle demeanor and never seems rushed. He is a fine doctor who I highly recommend.

James Trefny Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

He was knowledgeable, professional, and helped me to remain at ease during my procedure.

Adriane M Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Hughes

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

Always answers any questions in a timely manner. It is nice to have a doctor and care team that cares enough to reply back to a person that doesn’t know what to expect.

Gregory J. Schwering Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Meding

Nice man great care for 36 years

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Thomas

Professional! Answered questions and didn’t rush!

Barb Breeden Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Navarasala

Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

We have all the confidence in the world in Dr Malinzak and his team This is my second knee replacement surgery with him and I have referred him several times.

Glenda Dennison Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Malinzak

H Johnson Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Harry

Mary C. Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Advani

Always treated as VIP

Denise Smith Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Debikey

Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Yoder

Everyone at the hospital was very friendly and informative. My surgery went well, and I was well taken care of until the release time the next day.

Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Malinzak

Dortha Joyce Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Malinzak

Leslie Callaway Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Cooper

Dr. Singh has been my primary care physician since 2012. He has been the best doctor I have ever had. He is down to earth and deeply cares about your wellbeing. I would strongly recommend Dr. Singh as your primary doctor.

Steven L. Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

My hip replacement was well planned and executed. Dr. MALINZAK is courteous and extremely competent. This is the 3rd joint replacement from Dr. Malinzak.

Steve Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Malinzak

Sara Warren Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Maun

Susan Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Malinzak

Dr Farooqui and his staff are very kind and patient. Of all the medical offices I’ve been to in my life, this one by far has the most pleasant atmosphere. 5 stars. No question

Therese Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Farooqui

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

Been going to her for years and really like her

Debra Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

She is a very good and professional Dr. She treats me for diabetes.

Dan B Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Sundaram

I absolutely love Dr Malinzak! He and his team are so well organized and have fantastic bedside manners!!

Beverly Shelton Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Malinzak

Very intelligent and personable. You can do no better than Dr. Brittsan.

Daniel M. Jackson Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Brittsan

Pam Lefeave Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

Excellent physician! Highly recommended!

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

David Cundiff Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

Regina Gayle Bales Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Brenner

Jon Watkins Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Meding

Can’t say enough good things about this doctor. He has cared for our entire family for well over a decade now and each time we see him it’s like talking to an old friend. He listens - truly listens and his gentle, caring approach is ALWAYS appreciated. Dr Singh is a true asset to our community!

Donna Maston Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

Dr. Othersen always takes time to address my questions and take any concerns seriously.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Othersen

Dr. Wisler and his staff are wonderful. He takes the time to explain things to you and for any questions you might have.

Linda Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Wisler

Horrible treatment. I’ve never in my life been treated this way by a “physician”. He was condescending, treated me like a seeker and like I was a mental patient. I’m still in tears.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Boha

She is awesome. I’ve tried other dr. And none of them were any good. I’m so glad I found Dr. Wendy Winckelbach. She’s a jewel.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Winckelbach

Wanda Fultz Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

JIOY Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Bright

Dr. Adkins should retire due to his senility. He cannot remember your medical issues from appointment to appointment. He keeps stating in response to the same issue at every appointment "We need to take care of that." But two years later, nothing is done yet!

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Adkins

I had a non-functioning vein that was causing much pain and swelling. Dr Webb removed the defective vein and leg has gone back to normal. Staff very easy to work with. Surgery went quite well and excellent follow up. Highly recommended

Paul L. Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Webb

Angela Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Cooper

David U. Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

My family doctor recommended Dr Hogg and I was able to get in the same day. I had a painful cyst on my elbow which was infection and needed to be treated. Dr. Hogg was very kind and professional. He treated me in the office. As a nurse I highly recommend Dr. Hogg.

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Hogg

UNACCEPTABLE CARE Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Sprunger

Julie Wallman Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Calloway

Royce Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Feher

Dr. Singh has been my physician for over 9 years now. His care has been 1st rate and he always treats you with kindness and attentiveness that you just don't get with some physicians.

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

Dr. Ensley delivered my son in January and I had a great experience with him. I am Asian & never once did he make me feel uncomfortable and always treated me with respect. Great bedside manners & always checked in on me. Also, I LOVE his office staff!!

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ensley

LC Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ensley

I came to Dr. Singh several years ago for help. I had been seeing another Doctor and getting no results to my sleep disorder. He has always been kind, careful listener, something I wasn't use to with my prior Doctor. I would highly recommend him, and totally put my trust in him.

Terri Jackson Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

Ronnie and Jo Ann Brewington Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

Very happy with the results .and kindness of the Dr and staff . Would recommend to anyone .

Kathleen Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Julian

Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Ehlich

I had surgery for an obstructed tear duct. The surgery was successful. Dr Klapper and his staff were very considerate and professional.

Shirley Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Klapper

Very satisfied. Knowledgeable, friendly and a courteous staff. Keeps in touch even between appointments.

Mark Almroth Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Sharfuddin

Dr. Singh is a remarkable physician. Friendly and extremely knowledgeable. He is always prepared for our office visits. This saves a lot of time and gives me more time to consult with him.

Paul Molter Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

Always upbeat, great personality and bedside manner. Great doctor, done both my hips, thank you for releasing the pain.

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Meding

Very good at what he does, amazing doctor, very personable, saved my life

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Wanko Mboumi

Dr Payton is wonderful! Under her guidance, I reversed my type 2 diabetes. No more insulin or Metformin for me! Thank you!

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Payton

Always makes me feel compfortable..andI feel confident that I am getting the best care possible. Thanks to Dr. Lane I am a cancer survivor...ThankYou Dr.

Donald Harris Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Lane

As a man and given the circumstances, my vasectomy could not have gone smoother. Good doc here

Barry H. Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Salvas

Dr Cousin has been my neurologist for many years now. She is great at what she does. Very knowledgeable and helpful with my chronic migraines and treatment!

Linda McCullough Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Cousin

Retired MD Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Bender

Shannon North Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Wisler

Dr. Ensley is unprofessional and I had a horrible experience. His staff is really sweet though.

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Ensley

Dr. Meding is very personable, made an effort to get to know me at the pre surgery visit and was very thorough in answering my numerous questions. On surgery day, the whole team made me feel comfortable and well informed what to expect.

Deb Enders Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Meding

Location

Franciscan Health Indianapolis

8111 S Emerson Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46237

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