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Northwestern Memorial Hospital ratings


Northwestern Memorial Hospital

251 E HURON ST, CHICAGO, Illinois 60611 | (312) 926-2000

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trustedhealthstats Report

Hospital's Skills Factor

condition / procedure THS Experience Factor ¹
Major joint replacement or reattachment of lower extremity 669
Heart failure and shock 585
Cardiac valve and oth maj cardiothoracic proc 314
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 282
Major small and large bowel procedures 232
Simple pneumonia and pleurisy 206
Chest Pain 188
Acute myocardial infarction 166
Back and neck proc exc spinal fusion 119
Major cardiovasc procedures 102
Spinal fusion except cervical 97
Transurethral prostatectomy 70
Revision of hip or knee replacement 64
Coronary bypass 63
Extracranial procedures 62
Perc cardiovasc proc w drug-eluting stent 55
Kidney and ureter procedures for non-neoplasm 54
Kidney and ureter procedures for neoplasm 52
Diabetes 44
Permanent cardiac pacemaker implant 42
Hernia procedures except inguinal and femoral 36
Transurethral procedures 34
Cervical spinal fusion 23
Bilateral or multiple major joint procs of lower extremity 22
Uterine and adnexa proc for non-malignancy 21

Patient's Satisfaction avg: 78.0%

area surveyed Percent Satisfied
nurses' communication 73%
doctors' communication 76%
general assistance 60%
pain control 67%
medicine guidance 58%
sanitary conditions 67%
quiet at night 65%
recovery at home guidance 76%

Heart Attack

30-Day Mortality Rates 14.1
No Different than U.S. National Rate
30-Day Readmission Rates 21.6
No Different than U.S. National Rate

Heart Failure

30-Day Mortality Rates 8.2
Better than U.S. National Rate
30-Day Readmission Rates 27.4
Worse than U.S. National Rate


30-Day Mortality Rates 11.5
No Different than U.S. National Rate
30-Day Readmission Rates 23.1
Worse than U.S. National Rate
¹ THS Experience Factor is calculated using THS "experience formulas" that factor in the grade of severity and complications associated with the reported procedure and diagnosis.
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