Sanford USD Medical Center

78%

Patients that would definitely recommend
8% 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

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass surgery

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

1 rating was worse than expected

  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

2 ratings were better than expected

10 ratings were as expected

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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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77%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
8% higher than the national average

78%

Would definitely recommend
8% higher than the national average

Sanford USD Medical Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%79%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%62%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%89%84%

Sanford USD Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%59%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Sanford USD Medical Center

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%68%66%

Providers

1210 W 18th St Ste G01 Sioux Falls, SD 57104undefined mi
2701 S Kiwanis Ave Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
317 Dakota Dunes Blvd Ste G Dakota Dunes, SD 57049undefined mi
Dr. Wafa Akkad, MDFamily Medicine
Dr. Wafa Akkad, MD
1205 S Grange Ave Ste 510 Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
1400 W 22nd St Ste 223 Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
Dr. Brandon Allard, MDEndocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Dr. Brandon Allard, MD
1305 W 18th St Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
300 N 2nd St Ste 100 Oneill, NE 68763undefined mi
Dr. Aaron Anderson, DDSOrthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Dr. Aaron Anderson, DDS
3813 S Kiwanis Cir Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
Dr. Keith Anderson, MDBlood Banking & Transfusion Medicine
Dr. Keith Anderson, MD
1305 W 18th St Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
Dr. Matthew Anderson, MDOrthopedic Hand Surgery
Dr. Matthew Anderson, MD
1210 W 18th St Ste G01 Sioux Falls, SD 57104undefined mi
1210 W 18th St Ste LL03 Sioux Falls, SD 57104undefined mi
Dr. Susan Anderson, MDFamily Medicine
Dr. Susan Anderson, MD
1205 S Grange Ave Ste 510 Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
201 W 69th St Ste 100 Sioux Falls, SD 57108undefined mi
1210 W 18th St Ste 100 Sioux Falls, SD 57104undefined mi
Dr. Susan Assam, MDPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Dr. Susan Assam, MD
1210 W 18th St Ste 103 Sioux Falls, SD 57104undefined mi
1305 W 18th St Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
1205 S Grange Ave Ste 104 Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
1205 S Grange Ave Ste 104 Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
Dr. Ross Bacon, MDCritical Care Medicine
Dr. Ross Bacon, MD
1205 S Grange Ave Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
8170 33rd Ave S Minneapolis, MN 55425undefined mi
Dr. Bryan Barness, MDDiagnostic Radiology
Dr. Bryan Barness, MD
1210 W 18th St Ste LL03 Sioux Falls, SD 57104undefined mi
Dr. Richard Barth, MDEndocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Dr. Richard Barth, MD
1305 W 18th St Sioux Falls, SD 57105undefined mi
Dr. Kenneth Bassett, DOEmergency Medicine
Dr. Kenneth Bassett, DO
1801 16th St Greeley, CO 80631undefined mi
323 SW 10th St Madison, SD 57042undefined mi

Location

Sanford USD Medical Center

1305 W 18th St, Sioux Falls, SD 57105