CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi - South

5950 Saratoga Blvd, Corpus Christi TX, 78414

(361) 985-5000

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Clinical Quality Awards

CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi - South has been recognized by Healthgrades for 2 Clinical Quality Awards in the last 12 months

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Our Clinical Quality

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Clinical Quality: Appendectomy

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Appendectomy

Complications Based Rating on 615 hospital cases and a national average of 203 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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Mortality Based Ratings

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

Mortality Based Rating on 465 cases.

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As Expected
Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 461 cases.

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As Expected
Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 926 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 1684 cases.

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As Expected
Valve Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 158 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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Defibrillator Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 79 hospital cases and a national average of 95 cases.

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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 229 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 286 cases.

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As Expected
Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 119 cases.

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As Expected
Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 360 cases.

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As Expected
Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 1822 cases.

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As 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 505 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 293 cases.

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As Expected
Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 367 cases.

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As Expected
Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 859 cases.

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As Expected
Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 166 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 101 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
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National Average
Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 354 hospital cases and a national average of 119 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gynecologic Surgeries and Procedures

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Gynecologic Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 301 hospital cases and a national average of 173 cases.

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Hysterectomy

Complications Based Rating on 756 hospital cases and a national average of 290 cases.

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Urogynecologic Surgeries and Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 82 hospital cases and a national average of 76 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Labor and Delivery

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C-Section Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 3010 hospital cases and a national average of 1384 cases.

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Vaginal Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 4667 hospital cases and a national average of 2764 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 235 cases.

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Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 1227 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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National Average
Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 1001 hospital cases and a national average of 234 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 134 hospital cases and a national average of 201 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 369 hospital cases and a national average of 363 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Prostate Surgery

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Transurethral Prostate Resection Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 104 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 1077 cases.

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As Expected
Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 1300 cases.

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As Expected
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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 57 hospital cases and a national average of 124 cases.

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 389 hospital cases and a national average of 189 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

Complications Based Rating on 92 hospital cases and a national average of 74 cases.

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Carotid Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 286 hospital cases and a national average of 138 cases.

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Peripheral Vascular Bypass

Complications Based Rating on 208 hospital cases and a national average of 63 cases.

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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 3 safety indicators

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Respiratory failure 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
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

Rated Worse Than Expected in 3 safety indicators

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
2 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi - South

5950 Saratoga Blvd
Corpus Christi, TX 78414