Swedish Medical Center - Ballard Campus

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

Top 2% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality year over year

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in prostate removal surgery and transurethral resection of the prostate

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Appendectomy

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Appendectomy

Better than Expected

Bariatric Surgery

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Bariatric Surgery

As Expected

Cardiac

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Heart Attack

As Expected

Better than Expected

Heart Failure

As Expected

As Expected

Critical Care

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Diabetic Emergencies

As Expected

Better than Expected

Pulmonary Embolism

As Expected

Better than Expected

Respiratory Failure

Better than Expected

Better than Expected

Sepsis

Better than Expected

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Critical Care Excellence Award

2018, 2017

Gastrointestinal

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

As Expected

Better than Expected

Colorectal Surgeries

As Expected

As Expected

Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

As Expected

Better than Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

As Expected

As Expected

Pancreatitis

As Expected

As Expected

Small Intestine Surgeries

As Expected

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

General Surgery Excellence Award

2019, 2018, 2017

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award

2017

Gynecologic Surgeries

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Gynecologic Procedures

Worse than Expected

Hysterectomy

As Expected

Labor and Delivery

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

C-Section Delivery

Worse than Expected

Vaginal Delivery

Worse than Expected

Neurosciences

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Stroke

Better than Expected

As Expected

Orthopedic

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

Worse than Expected

Hip Replacement

Better than Expected

Total Knee Replacement

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Joint Replacement Excellence Award

2019, 2018, 2017

Prostate Surgery

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Prostate Removal Surgery

Better than Expected

Transurethral Prostate Resection Surgery

As Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Prostate Surgery Excellence Award

2019

Pulmonary

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
Mortality In-Hospital Mortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

As Expected

As Expected

Pneumonia

As Expected

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award

2019, 2018, 2017

Spine Surgery

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Better than Expected

Spinal Fusion

As Expected

Vascular

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/Condition
In Hospital

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

As Expected

Carotid Procedures

As Expected

Peripheral Vascular Bypass

As Expected

Data Source

Location

Swedish Medical Center - Ballard Campus

5300 Tallman Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107

Contact Us

5300 Tallman Ave NW

Seattle, WA 98107

Directions

(206) 782-2700