Clinical Quality at St. Joseph's Hospital
St. Joseph’s 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.
In the Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals 2019 national report, St. Joseph’s Hospital, a WINNER, scored 100th overall in quality of care. This performance is compared to 290 other large 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 3% (97nd 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 Hospital Compare (January 2019 release)
St. Joseph’s Hospital earned 5 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 St. Joseph's Hospital.