St. David's South Austin Medical Center

75%

Patients that would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average


St. David's South Austin Medical Center is a medical facility located in Austin, TX. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™, Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™, and more.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes during and after childbirth and in surgeries that treat diseases and conditions of the female reproductive system

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

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

11 ratings were as expected

  • 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
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • 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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76%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
7% higher than the national average

75%

Would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

St. David's South Austin 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%80%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%69%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%88%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%53%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%69%66%

St. David's South Austin 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%75%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Somer Del Cioppo Jun 15 2021

Review for Dr. Kolluri

Excellent Dr. Great Surgeon and care on Rotator Cuff surgery. Excellent aftercare.

Jun 15 2021

Review for Dr. Amis

Had cancer bad at the time, & Dr Floyd removed my prostrate some 16 years ago now, & it still is working out well for me at 81 years old. He has my 5 star vote!

Craig "Dutch" Smeins Jun 15 2021

Review for Dr. Floyd

I agree, he is an excellent doctor. The best.

ildi Jun 14 2021

Review for Dr. Apple

Incredible orthopedist who is friendly, knowledgeable and compassionate. She listens to her patients and is concerned with your overall welfare. You couldn't ask for a more caring specialist.

KWight Jun 13 2021

Review for Dr. Bergin-Nader

Location

St. David's South Austin Medical Center

901 W Ben White Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

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