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St Clair Memorial Hospital Ratings

Pittsburgh, PA 15243
Phone: (412) 561-4900

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 St Clair Memorial Hospital save lives? 9% better than the national average, based on the overall mortality rate for critical illnesses.
Mortality Rate
Heart Attack13%
Heart Failure11%

Infectious Disease at St Clair Memorial 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 13m

Non-critical cases where patient is discharged have total visit time of 2 hour and 58 minutes

Serious cases where patients are admitted have 1 hour and 56 minutes to be admitted, then an additional 1 hour and 56 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: AVERAGE
St Clair Memorial Hospital 4.75 out of 5 based on 29 ratings. 29 user reviews.

75% of patients rate the hospital excellent

Positive Patient Ratings

Some patients praise:
  • Nurses usually respond quickly when patients need help
  • Pain was usually controlled for patients
  • Rooms and facilities are usually clean

Negative Patient Ratings

    No consistently negative reviews

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

    St Clair Memorial Hospital Stories

    Jan 05, 2022, 7:46 PM
    St Clair Memorial Hospital: "Make sure they put your information in sat for 3 hrs " - C

    Jan 03, 2022, 8:41 PM
    St Clair Memorial Hospital: "Sat here for over 3 hours and haven’t even been triaged. " - Kay

    Jan 02, 2022, 11:56 PM
    St Clair Memorial Hospital: "Sat here for over 3 hours and haven’t even been triaged. " - Kay

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