University of Washington Medical Center

1959 NE Pacific St, Box 356151, Seattle, WA, United States   |   (206) 598-3300   |   Website   |  
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Year Established: 1959
University of Washington Medical Center is one of the nation's leading academic medical centers, which provides highly specialized medical care in areas such as cardiology, high-risk pregnancy and neonatal... more
Staff & Capacity
Beds: 450
Employees: 4,383
Physicians: 1,829
84%
(121 reviews)
United States: Ranked #29
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"Very friendly staff and..."

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
M Aboud

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M Aboud

"Very friendly staff and..."

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly staff and exceptional services. The Best In The West

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Enrique Rodriguez

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Reviewed 2 months ago

My review is on the working here. I come here every now and then picking up patients and transporting them to someone else. The buildings are ridiculously big and sometimes confusing. The Front desk help... more

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Enrique Rodriguez

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Reviewed 2 months ago

My review is on the working here. I come here every now and then picking up patients and transporting them to someone else. The buildings are ridiculously big and sometimes confusing. The Front desk help... 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 - 100%
(1% above the national rate)
Primary PCI Received Within 90 Minutes of Hospital Arrival
Rate - 100%
(4% above the national rate)

Preventive Care

Immunization for pneumonia
Rate - 99%
(7% above the national rate)
Immunization for influenza
Rate - 98%
(8% 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 - 7%
(1% above the national rate)
Readmissions Complications & Death
Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) 30-Day Mortality Rate
Rate - 14.1%
(1.1% 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 - 19.2%
(0.9% above the national rate)
Heart failure (HF) 30-Day Readmission Rate
Rate - 24.1%
(1.1% 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 - 15.5%
(0.5% below the national rate)
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