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St Vincent's Medical Center Southside Ratings

Jacksonville, FL 32216
Phone: (904) 296-3700

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 Vincent's Medical Center Southside save lives? 6% better than the national average, based on the overall mortality rate for critical illnesses.
Mortality Rate
Heart Attack16%
Heart Failure9%

Infectious Disease at St Vincent's Medical Center Southside

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 48m

Non-critical cases where patient is discharged have total visit time of 2 hour and 38 minutes

Serious cases where patients are admitted have 2 hour and 42 minutes to be admitted, then an additional 1 hour and 24 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 Vincent's Medical Center Southside 4.65 out of 5 based on 40 ratings. 40 user reviews.

69% of patients rate the hospital excellent

Positive Patient Ratings

Some patients praise:
  • Nurses usually take time to communicate well
  • 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

St Vincent's Medical Center Southside Stories

Dec 30, 2021, 1:12 AM
St Vincent's Medical Center Southside: "I will never take my kid here again. After a long wait, they wrapped my kid up and fixed him with some stitches. It was a messy job and my kid passed out 3 times. I waited 6 hours. I wish they sent me to the children’s hospital. I didn’t know one was in town. " - Crystal

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