University Hospital and Clinics

82%

Patients that would definitely recommend

12% higher than the national average

University Hospital and Clinics is a medical facility located in Lafayette, LA. This hospital has been recognized for 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

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021, 2020, 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

3 ratings were worse than expected

  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

9 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

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality In-Hospital

As 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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85%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

16% higher than the national average

82%

Would definitely recommend

12% higher than the national average

University Hospital and Clinics

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%89%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%89%78%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%78%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%77%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%93%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%65%53%

University Hospital and Clinics

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%73%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%82%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Monica May 11 2022

Review for Dr. Alabdulkarim

Helped get my migraines under control after a car accident. It has been a life changing experience. They are so nice. Dr weir truly cares about getting people well.

Jcv432 May 07 2022

Review for Dr. Weir

Friendly, thorough review of health status.

May 05 2022

Review for Dr. Ayalloore

May 03 2022

Review for Dr. Malin

Mar 29 2022

Review for Dr. Malin

Location

University Hospital and Clinics

2390 W Congress St, Lafayette LA 70506

CallDirections

(337) 261-6000

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Contact Us

2390 W Congress St

Lafayette, LA 70506

Directions

(337) 261-6000