Clinical Quality at South Florida Baptist Hospital

South Florida Baptist Hospital is part of BayCare Health System, which scored in the 86th percentile in the Watson Health 15 Top Health Systems 2019 national report.  BayCare focuses on continuous process improvement and most importantly, patient safety, in caring for hundreds of thousands of patients and families each year.

IBM Watson

In the Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals 2019 national report, South Florida Baptist Hospital scored 84th overall in quality of care. This performance is compared to 914 other medium hospitals across the country. In support of our philosophy of continuous improvement, we are also proud that this high achievement represents us placing in the top 30% (70th percentile) in continuous improvement over the last five years.  

Here are a few areas we consider critical to our mission in delivering exceptional patient care:

CMS 3 Stars

CMS Hospital Compare (January 2019 release)

South Florida Baptist Hospital earned 3 out of 5 stars in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Overall Hospital Quality Star Rating.

Willingness to Recommend Our Hospital (July 2019 release)

A National, standardized survey of hospital patients about their experiences during a recent inpatient hospital stay. This is also referred to as HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems). The information below is included on that report for South Florida Baptist Hospital.

Percentage of patients who reported YES they would definitely recommend the hospital.