Iowa Methodist Medical Center

1200 Pleasant Street, Des Moines, IA, United States   |   5152416212   |  
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"worse place ever to..."

Reviewed 3 months ago
Shanna Lynn

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This facility has been reviewed 34 times
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Shanna Lynn

"worse place ever to..."

Reviewed 3 months ago

worse place ever to work! everyone is so fake and rude and backstabbing. David Matthews a patient care tech on NORTH 5 med surge floor always abuses and neglects his patients and they let him get away... more

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Tiffany Marie

"I have been here..."

Reviewed 5 months ago

I have been here for about 30 minutes and I am already in a room, have an IV going. Very quick and I am grateful.

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Monty Abel

"Almost killed my mother!..."

Reviewed 6 months ago

Almost killed my mother! She got a blood infection from her picc line. Not great wound care. Rooms are not very clean. Our family actually had to ask for cleaning supplies to clean with. We were told no... more

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Timely & Effective Care

Heart Attack or Chest Pain

Statin at Discharge
Rate - 99%
(1% above the national rate)
Aspirin prescribed at discharge
Rate - 99%
(equal to the the national rate)
Primary PCI Received Within 90 Minutes of Hospital Arrival
Rate - 94%
(2% below the national rate)

Preventive Care

Immunization for pneumonia
Rate - 81%
(11% below the national rate)
Immunization for influenza
Rate - 85%
(5% below the national rate)

Surgical Care Improvement Project

Prophylactic Antibiotic Selection for Surgical Patients
Rate - 97%
(1% below 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 - 0%
(6% below the national rate)
Readmissions Complications & Death
Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) 30-Day Mortality Rate
Rate - 16.2%
(1% above the national rate)
Pneumonia (PN) 30-Day Mortality Rate
Rate - 12.4%
(0.5% above the national rate)
Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) 30-Day Readmission Rate
Rate - 16.6%
(1.7% below the national rate)
Heart failure (HF) 30-Day Readmission Rate
Rate - 19.4%
(3.6% below the national rate)
Rate of readmission after hip/knee surgery
Rate - 4.9%
(0.5% below the national rate)
Rate of readmission after discharge from hospital (hospital-wide)
Rate - 14.0%
(2% below the national rate)
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