Advocate Good Samaritan

Highland Avenue, Downers Grove, IL, United States   |   6302755900   |   Website   |  
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About
Year Established: 1976
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital is committed to providing clinically excellent, compassionate care. Through strong partnerships with outstanding physicians and nursing staffs, we are improving the health... more
Staff & Capacity
Beds: 333
Employees: 2,700
Physicians: 1,000
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(38 reviews)
United States: Ranked #8423
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Kathi R

"They put me in..."

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They put me in an unsafe position. They failed to recognize that I had a bad reaction to the two drugs they gave me and was not functioning. Instead of addressing it, the nurse added notes to my file... more

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Michael Martin

"Had a terrible experience..."

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a terrible experience at the ER. One of the staffs was rude. These ER people need to be taught how to treat people right especially you are the face of the hospital. No wonder you have poor reviews.... more

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Karem Arzola

"I was today in..."

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was today in the ER for almost 4 hours...the nurses, doctors and technicians were amazing taking care of me...I will recommend it 100%...

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Timely & Effective Care

Heart Attack or Chest Pain

Statin at Discharge
Rate - 100%
(2% above the national rate)
Aspirin prescribed at discharge
Rate - 100%
(1% above the national rate)
Primary PCI Received Within 90 Minutes of Hospital Arrival
Rate - 96%
(equal to the the national rate)

Preventive Care

Immunization for pneumonia
Rate - 89%
(3% below the national rate)
Immunization for influenza
Rate - 91%
(1% above the national rate)

Surgical Care Improvement Project

Prophylactic Antibiotic Selection for Surgical Patients
Rate - 99%
(1% above the national rate)

Pregnancy and Delivery Care

Percent of newborns whose deliveries were scheduled early (1-3 weeks early), when a scheduled delivery was not medically necessary
Rate - 1%
(5% below the national rate)
Readmissions Complications & Death
Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) 30-Day Mortality Rate
Rate - 15.4%
(0.2% above the national rate)
Pneumonia (PN) 30-Day Mortality Rate
Rate - 12.5%
(0.6% above the national rate)
Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) 30-Day Readmission Rate
Rate - 19.1%
(0.8% above the national rate)
Heart failure (HF) 30-Day Readmission Rate
Rate - 20.9%
(2.1% below the national rate)
Rate of readmission after hip/knee surgery
Rate - 7.0%
(1.6% above the national rate)
Rate of readmission after discharge from hospital (hospital-wide)
Rate - 15.2%
(0.8% below the national rate)
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