Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

1775 Dempster Street, Park Ridge, IL, United States   |   8477232210   |   Website   |  
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Advocate Lutheran General Hospital is the leading health care provider in Chicago’s North and Northwest suburbs offering a Level I Trauma Center, access to national clinical trials and advanced medical... more
Staff & Capacity
Beds: 638
Physicians: 1,270
58%
(49 reviews)

"The only reason I..."

Reviewed 3 months ago
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Tracy Hrycyk

"The only reason I..."

Reviewed 3 months ago

The only reason I go here is because of a specialist doctor that was recommended for my son. Doctor is great, the hospital is not. Billing has sent me to collections after 6 months, because I made 1 payment... more

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ariana festa

"This hospital is terrible...."

Reviewed 4 months ago

This hospital is terrible. They don't treat you like a patient under any circumstances. My friend needed an MRI and it took almost 2 days for her to get it. If they're telling her that her problem is so... more

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Amy Ephraim

"Just like the recent..."

Reviewed 4 months ago

Just like the recent reviews expressed, the emergency room is ridiculous. I went for severe pelvic and abdominal pain and debilitating fatigue. The ER was empty when I arrived at 6am. They made me wait... more

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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 - 94%
(2% above the national rate)
Immunization for influenza
Rate - 96%
(6% 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 - 12.4%
(2.8% below the national rate)
Pneumonia (PN) 30-Day Mortality Rate
Rate - 11.4%
(0.5% below the national rate)
Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) 30-Day Readmission Rate
Rate - 19.3%
(1% above the national rate)
Heart failure (HF) 30-Day Readmission Rate
Rate - 23.7%
(0.7% above the national rate)
Rate of readmission after hip/knee surgery
Rate - 6.0%
(0.6% above the national rate)
Rate of readmission after discharge from hospital (hospital-wide)
Rate - 16.3%
(0.3% above the national rate)
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