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St. Catherine Hospital

St. Catherine Hospital is a medical facility located in East Chicago, IN. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™ and Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™.

70%

Patient Experience Rating

6% higher than the national average

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™

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2023)

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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2024, 2023)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

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

12 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Better than Expected

Heart Attack

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™

2024, 2023

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Diabetic Emergencies

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Respiratory Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Stroke

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Pneumonia

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

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

6% higher than the national average

70%

Would definitely recommend

6% higher than the national average

St. Catherine Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%75%75%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%78%74%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%63%57%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%58%56%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%50%47%

St. Catherine Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%52%55%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%71%66%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Excellent Doctor, personable, extremely knowledgeable, patient, understanding and makes the office visits less frightening and is exceptionally good at making the patient comfortable.

Beverly G. Jun 16 2024

Review for Dr. Ramadas

I found Dr Vora to be attentive, and caring. he took quite a bit of time explaining the effects of medicine Ibandronate to me. I thought I was having an adverse reaction but in reality it was doing what it was supposed to do. I had tremendous amount of pain in my joints and muscles , he explained...

Ruth Hooper Jun 15 2024

Review for Dr. Vora

Doc Tothy always listens to my concerns and questions and in return has recommendations and ideas to give me options. He’s very trustworthy and compassionate. I never feel rushed when I have an office visit!

Cindy Jun 13 2024

Review for Dr. Tothy

She's a excellent Dr. She cares a lot aboutHer patients.She takes time to explain everything and to answer any questions I have

Kathleen Gatton Jun 13 2024

Review for Dr. Ramadas

I love Dr Ramadas and her staff. Always so kind with a sincere heart and very relatable. I will never leave because I feel like family.

Jun 13 2024

Review for Dr. Ramadas

Location

St. Catherine Hospital

4321 Fir St, East Chicago IN 46312

CallDirections

(219) 392-1700

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is St. Catherine Hospital located?

St. Catherine Hospital is located at 4321 Fir St, East Chicago, IN 46312. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Has St. Catherine Hospital won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

Yes, St. Catherine Hospital has been awarded with Patient Safety Excellence Award™ and Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ in the past two years.

Is St. Catherine Hospital highly rated with patients?

71% patients recommend this hospital. See Healthgrades for detailed clinical ratings by specialty.

Does St. Catherine Hospital score well in safety ratings?

Healthgrades tracks outcome ratings for 12 hospital services. View more details here.

How do I get in at St. Catherine Hospital?

Phone number, appointment information, and directions can be found on Healthgrades St. Catherine Hospital profile..

How does St. Catherine Hospital rank in terms of safety and outcomes?

Healthgrades provides detailed information on hospital safety and outcomes for patients. Click here to learn more about hospital safety.

Contact Us

4321 Fir St

East Chicago, IN 46312

Directions

(219) 392-1700