St. David's Medical Center

919 E 32nd St, Austin TX, 78705

1-888-918-8355

79% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

St. David's Medical Center has achieved 11 quality award distinctions in the last 12 months.

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Hospital Quality Awards

St. David's Medical Center has been recognized by Healthgrades for 5 Hospital Quality Awards in the last 12 months

Clinical Quality Awards

St. David's Medical Center has been recognized by Healthgrades for 6 Clinical Quality Awards in the last 12 months

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Clinical Quality: Appendectomy

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Appendectomy

Complications Based Rating on 225 hospital cases and a national average of 185 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Bariatric Surgery

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Bariatric Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 461 hospital cases and a national average of 417 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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Mortality Based Ratings

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

Mortality Based Rating on 422 cases.

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Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 623 cases.

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Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 682 cases.

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Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 1636 cases.

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Valve Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 669 cases.

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Defibrillator Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 171 hospital cases and a national average of 78 cases.

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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 450 hospital cases and a national average of 156 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Mortality Within 30 Days
Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 154 cases.

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Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 109 cases.

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Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 308 cases.

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Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 1672 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Mortality Within 30 Days
Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 309 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 170 cases.

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Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 253 cases.

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Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 482 cases.

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Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 118 cases.

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Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 61 cases.

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Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 208 hospital cases and a national average of 117 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gynecologic Surgeries and Procedures

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Gynecologic Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 156 hospital cases and a national average of 152 cases.

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Hysterectomy

Complications Based Rating on 227 hospital cases and a national average of 259 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Labor and Delivery

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C-Section Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 4463 hospital cases and a national average of 1447 cases.

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Vaginal Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 8348 hospital cases and a national average of 2925 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
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Mortality Within 30 Days
Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality Based Rating on 237 cases.

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Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 1029 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 404 hospital cases and a national average of 245 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 495 hospital cases and a national average of 232 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 1193 hospital cases and a national average of 400 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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

Mortality Based Rating on 646 cases.

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Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 566 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 106 hospital cases and a national average of 102 cases.

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 358 hospital cases and a national average of 204 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

Complications Based Rating on 149 hospital cases and a national average of 72 cases.

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Carotid Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 365 hospital cases and a national average of 141 cases.

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Peripheral Vascular Bypass

Complications Based Rating on 32 hospital cases and a national average of 64 cases.

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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).

79% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • St. David's 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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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 6 safety indicators

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated As Expected in 7 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

Rated Worse Than Expected in 0 safety indicators

0 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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St. David's Medical Center

919 E 32nd St
Austin, TX 78705