HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital


Patients that would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

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

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

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
  • 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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
8% higher than the national average


Would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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


Communication with nurses

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


Communication about medicines

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


Discharge Information

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


Care Transition

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


Responsiveness of hospital staff

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


HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital

National Average


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



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



Provider Reviews

Dr. Caporusso did bunion surgery for me. I am so thankful for my beautiful foot!?? Dr. Coporusso is an excellent doctor who is a compassionate, caring and an extraordinary physician! I would highly recommend him. He also has a professional and caring staff.

Nancy J. May 03 2021

Review for Dr. Caporusso

Dr Woghan is very intelligent, caring, compassionate and down to earth. She approaches you like she is your friend and tells you the truth. She is upbeat and makes you feel like you are dealing with health issue together. She is wonderful and I count it as a gift to have her as my doctor!

Apr 09 2021

Review for Dr. Wogahn

Outstanding Physician - but Higher Cost Apr 05 2021

Review for Dr. Iwakiri

Dr. Merrrick and his staff are AMAZING! They made me feel comfortable and safe in their care. Very professional and go above and beyond my expectations. I had outstanding results after my surgery. I would highly recommend!

Tendon and Nerve Repair Mar 14 2021

Review for Dr. Merrick

L. Thompson Feb 25 2021

Review for Dr. Cameron


HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital

900 W Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire, WI 54701

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