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America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™
OSF St. Joseph is one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for vascular surgery outcomes and is the only hospital in the Bloomington area to achieve this level of distinction.
The America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ recognizes hospitals for superior outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass surgery. Patients who have these procedures at these nationally recognized hospitals have a lower risk of experiencing a complication during their hospital stay.
Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™
OSF St. Joseph Medical Center announced in June 2015 that it has been named to a select group of hospitals—the top 10 percent of hospitals evaluated — identified as providing outstanding performance in gynecologic surgery, as measured by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. OSF St. Joseph is the only hospital in McLean County to receive the recognition.
Healthgrades Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award includes hysterectomy and surgery related to female reproductive organs:
- Five-Star Recipient for Hysterectomies in 2015
- Five-Star Recipient for Gynecologic Surgeries in 2015
- Five-Star Recipient for Urogynecologic Surgeries and Procedures in 2015
For additional details on the methodology for selecting the Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award recipients, please see the complete Healthgrades 2015 Report on Women’s Health, at www.healthgrades.com/quality.
Outstanding Patient Experience Award™
OSF St. Joseph is the only hospital in the Bloomington area to be in the top five percent for overall patient experience for 2015.
The Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ recognizes hospitals for providing outstanding patient experience based on 10 measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions. The award is based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) patient survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
OSF St. Joseph previously won the award in 2013 and 2014.