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O'connor Hospital Ratings

San Jose, CA 95128
Phone: (408) 947-2500

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Emergency Services: YES

Quality of Care - Infectious Diseases - ER Wait Time - Patient Ratings

Quality of Care - Mortality Rate

How well does O'connor Hospital save lives? 4% worse than the national average, based on the overall mortality rate for critical illnesses.
Mortality Rate
Heart Attack15%
Heart Failure12%

Infectious Disease at O'connor Hospital

Drug resistant bacteria are becoming the largest health facing the United States. There are an increasing number of drug resistant bacteria, including: drug resistant bacteria due primarily to unnecessary and mis-applied use among humans and livestock, patients with hospitalizations for relatively minor reasons can suddenly face lifethreatening illness.

While many hospitals are implementing questionable flu vaccinations1 for their employees, many fewer have as rigorous solutions for nosocomial MDR infections.

Infectious DiseaseCases
C. Diff
Sickens more than a half million people each year and has a 17% mortality rate after one year2
Causes life-threatening bloodstream infections, pneumonia and surgical site infections. Mortality rates may be as high as 20%3

Emergency Room Wait Time Ratings

Time until initial exam: 0h 28m

Non-critical cases where patient is discharged have total visit time of 2 hour and 3 minutes

Serious cases where patients are admitted have 2 hour and 30 minutes to be admitted, then an additional 3 hour and 0 minutes delay before leaving to their room.

Patient Ratings

While customer satisfaction surveys don't necessarily reflect the quality of care provided at the hospital, it can identify some areas that are important standards to maintain, such as managing pain and maintaining a sanitary environment.

Overall Rating: BELOW AVERAGE
O'connor Hospital 4.5 out of 5 based on 20 ratings. 20 user reviews.

59% of patients rate the hospital excellent

Positive Patient Ratings

Some patients praise:
  • Doctors usually communicate well with patients

Negative Patient Ratings

  • Staff doesn't respond quickly when patients need help
  • Facilities are sometimes dirty

1Questionable efficacy of flu vaccination
2C Diff Mortality Rate
3MRSA Mortality Rate

O'connor Hospital Stories

Apr 05, 2023, 5:59 AM
O'connor Hospital: "Nope" - Steven

Jan 06, 2022, 4:46 PM
O'connor Hospital: "My daughter went on the 5th (1/5/2022) with a severe throat infection and could barely breathe. She was left waiting for over 7 hours with noone doing anything to help her. She left and is stuck going back. ER waiting room was full of people waiting just as long as her. The wait time shown on this web site are nowhere near what is really happening. " - Michel

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