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St Claire Regional Medical Center Ratings

222 MEDICAL CIRCLE
Morehead, KY 40351
Phone: (606) 783-6500

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Emergency Services: YES




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



Quality of Care - Mortality Rate

How well does St Claire Regional Medical Center save lives? 6% better than the national average, based on the overall mortality rate for critical illnesses.
Mortality Rate
Heart Attack16%
Heart Failure11%
Pneumonia10%


Infectious Disease at St Claire Regional Medical Center

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
0
MRSA
Causes life-threatening bloodstream infections, pneumonia and surgical site infections. Mortality rates may be as high as 20%3
0


Emergency Room Wait Time Ratings

Time until initial exam: 0h 31m

Non-critical cases where patient is discharged have total visit time of 2 hour and 6 minutes

Serious cases where patients are admitted have 2 hour and 34 minutes to be admitted, then an additional 1 hour and 46 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 Claire Regional Medical Center 4.55 out of 5 based on 36 ratings. 36 user reviews.


69% of patients rate the hospital excellent

Positive Patient Ratings

Some patients praise:
  • Pain was usually controlled for patients
  • Rooms and facilities are usually clean

Negative Patient Ratings

    No consistently negative reviews



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



    St Claire Regional Medical Center Stories



    Aug 27, 2021, 12:04 PM
    Norton Hospitals: "I went to Norton Women & Children’s ER on 08/16/2021 by Ambulance. Was there for 5hrs. The triaged me & put me in a wheelchair & sat me in the waiting area for the remaining time I was there. I am autoimmune compromised & had previously been diagnosed with Covid. I was coughing up bloody phlegm. When nothing was done after 5hrs I left the hospital. I am suffering @ home now. Hopefully, I will survive this. Still coughing up blood" - Phyllis

    Aug 18, 2021, 11:00 AM
    Norton Hospitals: "I went to Norton Women & Children’s ER on 08/16/2021 by Ambulance. Was there for 5hrs. The triaged me & put me in a wheelchair & sat me in the waiting area for the remaining time I was there. I am autoimmune compromised & had previously been diagnosed with Covid. I was coughing up bloody phlegm. When nothing was done after 5hrs I left the hospital. I am suffering @ home now. Hopefully, I will survive this. Still coughing up blood" - Phyllis

    Aug 18, 2021, 11:00 AM
    Norton Hospitals: "I went to Norton Women & Children’s ER on 08/16/2021 by Ambulance. Was there for 5hrs. The triaged me & put me in a wheelchair & sat me in the waiting area for the remaining time I was there. I am autoimmune compromised & had previously been diagnosed with Covid. I was coughing up bloody phlegm. When nothing was done after 5hrs I left the hospital. I am suffering @ home now. Hopefully, I will survive this. Still coughing up blood" - Phyllis

    Aug 18, 2021, 11:00 AM
    Norton Hospitals: "I went to Norton Women & Children’s ER on 08/16/2021 by Ambulance. Was there for 5hrs. The triaged me & put me in a wheelchair & sat me in the waiting area for the remaining time I was there. I am autoimmune compromised & had previously been diagnosed with Covid. I was coughing up bloody phlegm. When nothing was done after 5hrs I left the hospital. I am suffering @ home now. Hopefully, I will survive this. Still coughing up blood" - Phyllis

    Aug 11, 2021, 9:26 PM
    Jennie Stuart Medical Center: "I CAME TO ER WITH SEVERE TOOTHACHE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WAS TREATED LIKE A DOG!I WASIN PAIN RATING AT 20.BUT A PATIENT WITH A RASH WAS SEEN FIRST.I WAS SENT HOME WITH ORAL JEL.THIS WAS FROM 3AM -4AM. WITH ME RETURNING TO ER AT 4AM IN SEVERE PAIN.STAYING TILL 5.30 SENT HOME WITH COTTON BALL SOAKED IN LIDOCAINE.HOW CRUEL.I CANT GET IN TO SEE A DENTIST UNTIL SEPT,22021.I CANT AFFORD GOOD INSURANCE RIGHT NOW.I SHOULD HAVE BEEN GIVEN SOMETHING FOR PAIN AND NO I DONT ABUSE PAIN PILLS I WOULD HAVE TOOK A PAIN SHOT.I WILL NEVER GO TO THIS ER AGAIN. MY ADVICE DONT GO." - BETTY


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