Ascension SE Wisconsin Hospital - St. Joseph Campus

68%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% lower than the national average


Ascension SE Wisconsin Hospital - St. Joseph Campus is a medical facility located in Milwaukee, WI. This hospital has been recognized for Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ and Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

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

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

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

3 ratings were worse than expected

10 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
  • 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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70%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
1% higher than the national average

68%

Would definitely recommend
2% lower than the national average

Ascension SE Wisconsin Hospital - St. Joseph Campus

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%81%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%66%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%52%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%64%66%

Ascension SE Wisconsin Hospital - St. Joseph Campus

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%64%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I have been a patient of Dr Rao for over twenty years, He’s always shown care and compassion. I trust him fully.

Dec 01 2020

Review for Dr. Rao

Dr. Piryani is the best doctor I have ever had. He genuinely cares about all of his patients.

Sandra Owens Dec 01 2020

Review for Dr. Piryani

Annual physical. Took his time with me and found nothing wrong. Very thorough, prescient, great Doctor.

Nov 27 2020

Review for Dr. Blankenburg

Nov 24 2020

Review for Dr. Edwards

Concerned, caring Doctor. Staff knowledgeable, easy to reach and respond to any questions or concerns.

Joy Baumer Nov 24 2020

Review for Dr. Nelsen-Freund

Location

Ascension SE Wisconsin Hospital - St. Joseph Campus

5000 W Chambers St, Milwaukee, WI 53210

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