CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi

65%

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


CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi is a medical facility located in Corpus Christi, TX. This hospital has been recognized for America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2021, 2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion procedures

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

1 rating was worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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66%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% lower than the national average

65%

Would definitely recommend
5% lower than the national average

CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%76%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%75%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%57%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%82%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%48%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%54%66%

CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%60%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Michelle Nov 24 2021

Review for Dr. Loeffler

I love Dr Vela and all his staff (including his NP Carmen)! They have always been very thorough and always answer all my questions. They have been my PCP for a few years and I have no complaints.

JAG Nov 17 2021

Review for Dr. Vela

Great doctors

Nov 17 2021

Review for Dr. Heath

Dr. Smith and his staff are the best! I am very grateful we found him.

Yates Nov 15 2021

Review for Dr. Smith

Simply said, an outstanding experience having my gall bladder removed microscopically. He makes darned sure it’s needed and is absolutely tops for this procedure in CorpusChristi doing 94% more of them than any other surgeons. A outstanding surgeon with an outstanding staff!

George Nov 08 2021

Review for Dr. Farek

Location

CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi

2606 Hospital Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78405

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