St. Vincent Carmel Hospital

Patients who reported that their nurses “Always” communicated well.
   
National Average
76%
Indiana Average
78%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
83%
   

Patients who reported that their doctors “Always” communicated well.
   
National Average
80%
Indiana Average
81%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
85%
   

Patients who reported that they “Always” received help as soon as they wanted.
   
National Average
64%
Indiana Average
67%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
71%
   

Patients who reported that their pain was “Always” well controlled.
   
National Average
69%
Indiana Average
71%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
78%
   

Patients who reported that staff “Always” explained about medicines before giving it to them.
   
National Average
60%
Indiana Average
60%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
61%
   

Patients who reported that their room and bathroom were “Always” clean.
   
National Average
71%
Indiana Average
74%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
75%
   

Patients who reported that the area around their room was “Always” quiet at night.
   
National Average
58%
Indiana Average
57%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
62%
   

Patients at each hospital who reported that YES, they were given information about what to do during their recovery at home.
   
National Average
81%
Indiana Average
83%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
82%
   

Patients who gave their hospital a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest).
   
National Average
67%
Indiana Average
71%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
82%
   

Patients who reported YES, they would definitely recommend the hospital.
   
National Average
69%
Indiana Average
72%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
85%
   

Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
   
National Average
92%
Indiana Average
91%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
90%
   

Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
   
National Average
94%
Indiana Average
94%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
93%
   

Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on the beta blockers during the period just before and after their surgery
   
National Average
92%
Indiana Average
92%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
93%
   

Surgery patients who were given an antibiotic at the right time (within one hour before surgery) to help prevent infection
   
National Average
96%
Indiana Average
97%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
97%
   

Surgery patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
   
National Average
97%
Indiana Average
98%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
99%
   

Surgery patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
   
National Average
94%
Indiana Average
94%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
96%
   

Heart surgery patients whose blood sugar (blood glucose) is kept under good control in the days right after surgery
   
National Average
93%
Indiana Average
93%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
N/A
   

Surgery patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery, who had hair removed using a safer method (electric clippers or hair removal cream – not a razor)
   
National Average
99%
Indiana Average
100%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
100%
   

Surgery patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery.
   
National Average
89%
Indiana Average
90%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
89%
   

Surgery patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
   
National Average
94%
Indiana Average
91%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
87%
   

Patients who got treatment at the right time (within 24 hours before or after their surgery) to help prevent blood clots after certain types of surgery
   
National Average
92%
Indiana Average
89%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
90%
   



Heart Failure Patients Given Discharge Instructions
   
National Average
87%
Indiana Average
84%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
71%
   

Heart Failure Patients Given an Evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic (LVS) Function
   
National Average
98%
Indiana Average
97%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
86%
   

Heart Failure Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
   
National Average
94%
Indiana Average
92%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
100%
   

Heart Failure Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
   
National Average
98%
Indiana Average
99%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
100%
   

Heart Failure Mortality Rate
   
National Average
11.2%
Indiana Average
N/A
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
10.7%
   

Heart Failure Readmission Rate
   
National Average
24.7%
Indiana Average
N/A
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
25.3%
   



Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
   
National Average
99%
Indiana Average
98%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
100%
   

Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
   
National Average
98%
Indiana Average
99%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
100%
   

Heart Attack Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
   
National Average
96%
Indiana Average
96%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
100%
   

Heart Attack Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
   
National Average
99%
Indiana Average
99%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
N/A
   

Heart Attack Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
   
National Average
98%
Indiana Average
98%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
100%
   

Heart Attack Patients Given Fibrinolytic Medication Within 30 Minutes of Arrival
   
National Average
55%
Indiana Average
37%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
N/A
   

Heart Attack Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes of Arrival
   
National Average
90%
Indiana Average
93%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
N/A
   

Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
   
National Average
93%
Indiana Average
94%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
85%
   

Pneumonia Patients Whose Initial Emergency Room Blood Culture was Performed Prior to the Administration of the First Hospital Dose of Antibiotics
   
National Average
96%
Indiana Average
95%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
86%
   

Pneumonia Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
   
National Average
97%
Indiana Average
98%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
100%
   

Pneumonia Patients Given Initial Antibiotic(s) within 6 Hours After Arrival
   
National Average
95%
Indiana Average
96%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
91%
   

Pneumonia Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
   
National Average
92%
Indiana Average
90%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
57%
   

Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
   
National Average
91%
Indiana Average
93%
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
76%
   

Children Who Received Reliever Medication While Hospitalized for Asthma
   
National Average
100%
Indiana Average
N/A
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
N/A
   

Children Who Received Systemic Corticosteroid Medication (Oral and IV Medication that Reduces Inflammation and Controls Symptoms) While Hospitalized for Asthma
   
National Average
100%
Indiana Average
N/A
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
N/A
   

Children and their Caregivers Who Received a Home Management Plan of Care Document While Hospitalized for Asthma
   
National Average
74%
Indiana Average
N/A
St. Vincent Carmel Hospital
N/A