Faxton St. Luke's Healthcare

Rankings

Urology

best Rank in This Specialty
#NA
Overall Score in This Specialty
21.6 / 100

Reputation with specialists

% of responding specialists surveyed in 2011, 2012 and 2013 who named hospital as among best for difficult cases.

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Survival

Higher numbers mean fewer deaths than expected 30 days after admission, after adjusting for severity and other risks.

Worse than expected

5

Score: 3

Worse than expected=3-​4

Success in keeping patients safe

Ability to prevent six types of accidents and medical errors.

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Success in preventing deaths from treatable complications following inpatient surgery

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Success in preventing collapsed lung during biopsy, catheter insertion and other procedures

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Success in preventing major bleeding and bruising after surgery

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Success in preventing respiratory failure after surgery

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Success in preventing incisions from reopening after surgery

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Success in preventing injury to patient during surgery

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Urology patient volume

Number of Medicare inpatients who had specified disorders or specified procedures in 2009, 2010 and 2011.

High

75

241 discharges

High=200-​299

Nurse staffing

Indicates relative balance of nurses and patients hospitalwide; higher numbers mean more nurses.

Average

50

Score: 1.3

Average=1.3-​1.6

Nurse Magnet recognition

Certified by American Nurses Credentialing Center for high nursing standards.

Score: x

Advanced technologies

Diagnostic radioisotope services, image-guided radiation therapy, PET/CT scanner, robotic surgery and stereotactic radiosurgery.

High

75

Score: 4

High=4 out of 5

Key patient services

Such as a fertility clinic and translators.

Medium

50

Score: 5

Medium=5 or 6 out of 9

Trauma center

State-certified for advanced trauma care.

Score: x

Intensivist staffing

At least one intensive-care unit staffed by physician with subspecialty or fellowship training in care of ICU patients.

Score: x


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