Spencer Municipal Hospital

80%

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

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

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

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)

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

12 ratings were as expected

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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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83%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
14% higher than the national average

80%

Would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average

Spencer Municipal Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%87%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%83%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%63%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%90%84%

Spencer Municipal Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%71%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%80%73%

Spencer Municipal Hospital

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%72%66%

Providers

1301 3rd St Ste 200 Wichita Falls, TX 76301undefined mi
319 Dakota Dunes Blvd Ste B Dakota Dunes, SD 57049undefined mi
1200 1st Ave E Ste B Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
116 E 11th St Ste 101 Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
1200 1st Ave E Ste A Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
Dr. Philip Deffer Jr, MDOrthopedic Hand Surgery
Dr. Philip Deffer Jr, MD
1200 1st Ave E Ste C Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
Dr. Abigail Drucker, MDObstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Abigail Drucker, MD
1823 Highway Blvd Ste 5 Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
Dr. Brian Dvorak, MDFamily Medicine
Dr. Brian Dvorak, MD
116 E 11th St Ste 101 Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
920 Grand Ave Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
116 E 11th St Ste 101 Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
1200 1st Ave E Apt 4 Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
309 E Church St Marshalltown, IA 50158undefined mi
2700 23rd St Ste A Spirit Lake, IA 51360undefined mi
1823 Highway Blvd Ste 5 Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
Dr. Anthony Hericks, DOCritical Care Medicine
Dr. Anthony Hericks, DO
1301 S Cliff Ave Ste 601 Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
116 E 11th St Ste 101 Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
1200 1st Ave E Ste C Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
116 E 11th St Ste 101 Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
920 Grand Ave Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
Dr. Thomas Kalkhoff, DOOsteopathic Manipulative Therapy
Dr. Thomas Kalkhoff, DO
2700 23rd St Ste C Spirit Lake, IA 51360undefined mi
116 E 11th St Ste 101 Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
1823 Highway Blvd Ste 5 Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
116 E 11th St Ste 101 Spencer, IA 51301undefined mi
113 2nd St Sioux Rapids, IA 50585undefined mi

Location

Spencer Municipal Hospital

1200 1st Ave E, Spencer, IA 51301