Mercy Hospital South

64%

Patients that would definitely recommend
6% lower than the national average


Mercy Hospital South is a medical facility located in Saint Louis, MO. This hospital has been recognized for Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ and America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2021)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2020, 2019)

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

4 ratings were worse than expected

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

7 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • 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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64%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% lower than the national average

64%

Would definitely recommend
6% lower than the national average

Mercy 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%75%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%86%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%51%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Mercy Hospital South

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%57%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%61%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Lillian Leonard Jul 24 2021

Review for Dr. Pinnamaneni

Dr. Fisher is an excellent doctor who is very personable and listens and cares for his patients. Highly recommend

MCarr Jul 24 2021

Review for Dr. Fisher

Fast, knowledgeable, friendly, able to diagnose problem. I saw Erica who was excellent.

Jul 23 2021

Review for Dr. Smith

Yes

Clement Donze Jul 22 2021

Review for Dr. Zippay

Dr.Rottler and all of his staff are amazing!! I had anxiety leading up the surgery but he always answered all of my questions in a timely manner and very professional. I am beyond happy with my results!

Erica Jul 22 2021

Review for Dr. Rottler

Location

Mercy Hospital South

10010 Kennerly Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63128

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