SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital - St. Louis

69%

Patients that would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average


SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital - St. Louis is a medical facility located in Saint Louis, MO. This hospital has been recognized for America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ and Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

5 ratings were worse than expected

8 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
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
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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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71%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% higher than the national average

69%

Would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average

SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital - St. Louis

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%80%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%80%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%64%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%52%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%61%66%

SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital - St. Louis

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%62%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%63%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Jul 26 2021

Review for Dr. Davis

Dr. Malbrough listens carefully to my questions and makes me feel comfortable. The office staff is professional and courteous.

Jul 25 2021

Review for Dr. Malbrough

Barbara G Jul 23 2021

Review for Dr. Burns

He took care of my Mom in the hospital and was so calming, supportive and honest. It is so refreshing to hear a doctor EXPLAIN things to you. The best I’ve come across in all my years traveling with the military.

Daughter of Helen Jul 21 2021

Review for Dr. Amarakone

Very thorough and personable. Explained everything clearly. Would highly recommend.

Rachel Schoenberger Jul 20 2021

Review for Dr. Gilley

Location

SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital - St. Louis

6420 Clayton Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63117

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