Report on Quality
It’s possible to measure the quality of patient care provided by hospitals. Federal law requires that hospitals report data, which enables us to see how we’re doing in comparison with other hospitals here and across the nation. The staff of St. Francis Hospital critically reviews its performance in areas on a regular basis and then works to establish action steps to continuously improve patient care. To compare our scores with other area hospitals, please visit www.hospitalcompare.hhs.gov.
St. Francis Hospital & Health Services ranks in the 94th percentile nationally according to HealthInsight.
St. Francis’ quality composite score of 96.82% compares favorably to the Missouri State Average of 94.53%.
For a more detailed comparison, please visit:
HealthInsight is a private, non-profit community based organization dedicated to improving healthcare systems. HealthInsight computes hospital rankings using publicly reported data downloaded from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Hospital Compare website.
The Commonwealth Fund is a New York based foundation that ranks hospitals using data from nearly every hospital in the nation, some 4,400 institutions that report to the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. There are 25 hospital quality measures that show how often hospitals followed recommended care for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.