Sanford Usd Medical Center

1305 W 18th St, Sioux Falls SD, 57105

(605) 333-1000

77% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

Sanford Usd Medical Center has achieved 6 quality award distinctions in the last 12 months.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Sanford Usd Medical Center has been recognized by Healthgrades for 1 Hospital Quality Award in the last 12 months

Clinical Quality Awards

Sanford Usd Medical Center has been recognized by Healthgrades for 5 Clinical Quality Awards in the last 12 months

Hospital Quality Awards

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Our Clinical Quality

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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* Number of cases may not represent total volume.

Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 254 cases.

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As Expected
Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 976 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 710 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 768 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Valve Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 173 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Defibrillator Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 113 hospital cases and a national average of 95 cases.

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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 363 hospital cases and a national average of 162 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 62 cases.

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As Expected
Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 146 cases.

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As Expected
Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 252 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 702 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 382 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 357 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 284 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 569 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 117 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 103 cases.

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Better Than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 239 hospital cases and a national average of 119 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality Based Rating on 89 cases.

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As Expected
Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 452 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 601 hospital cases and a national average of 234 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 479 hospital cases and a national average of 201 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 935 hospital cases and a national average of 363 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Prostate Surgery

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Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Prostate Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 108 hospital cases and a national average of 89 cases.

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Transurethral Prostate Resection Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 34 hospital cases and a national average of 65 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 479 cases.

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Better Than Expected
Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 550 cases.

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Better Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 79 hospital cases and a national average of 124 cases.

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 440 hospital cases and a national average of 189 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Hospital
National Average
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

Complications Based Rating on 168 hospital cases and a national average of 74 cases.

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Carotid Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 371 hospital cases and a national average of 138 cases.

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Peripheral Vascular Bypass

Complications Based Rating on 98 hospital cases and a national average of 63 cases.

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Data Source

Our Patient Experience

After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). Healthgrades obtains this survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

77% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • Sanford Usd Medical Center
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

  • Doctors always communicated well

  • Nurses always communicated well

  • Patients always received help as soon as they wanted

  • Staff always explained

  • Pain was always well controlled

  • Always quiet at night

  • Room was always clean

  • Yes, staff did give patients this information

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Our Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 8 safety indicators

  • 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
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

Rated As Expected in 2 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

Rated Worse Than Expected in 3 safety indicators

  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
2 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Sanford Usd Medical Center

1305 W 18th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57105