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Advocate Sherman Hospital

1425 N. Randall Road
Elgin, IL 60123-2300
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This Hospital's Grade
Fall 2017

Outcomes measures include errors, accidents, and injuries that this hospital has publicly reported.

Measure The Hospital's Score Worst Performing Hospital Avg. Performing Hospital Best Performing Hospital Data Source Time Period Covered
Dangerous object left in patient’s body What's This? 0 0.379 0.020 0.000 CMS 07/01/2014 - 09/30/2015
Air or gas bubble in the blood What's This? 0 0.122 0.002 0.000 CMS 07/01/2014 - 09/30/2015
Patient falls What's This? 0.58 1.797 0.368 0.000 CMS 07/01/2014 - 09/30/2015
Infection in the blood during ICU stay What's This? 0.627 2.339 0.486 0.000 CMS 01/01/2015 - 12/31/2015
Infection in the urinary tract during ICU stay What's This? 0.592 2.130 0.553 0.000 CMS 01/01/2015 - 12/31/2015
Surgical site infection after colon surgery What's This? 0.509 3.177 0.860 0.000 CMS 10/01/2015 - 09/30/2016
MRSA Infection What's This? 0.000 3.610 0.950 0.000 CMS 10/01/2015 - 09/30/2016
C. diff. Infection What's This? 0.861 2.232 0.902 0.000 CMS 10/01/2015 - 09/30/2016
Dangerous bed sores What's This? 0.08 2.28 0.44 0.03 CMS 07/01/2013 - 06/30/2015
Death from treatable serious complications What's This? 114.55 184.68 137.00 70.79 CMS 07/01/2013 - 06/30/2015
Collapsed lung What's This? 0.38 0.71 0.41 0.19 CMS 07/01/2013 - 06/30/2015
Serious breathing problem What's This? 7.59 29.52 13.92 2.13 CMS 07/01/2013 - 06/30/2015
Dangerous blood clot What's This? 6.07 12.11 5.12 1.39 CMS 07/01/2013 - 06/30/2015
Surgical wound splits open What's This? 1.94 3.69 2.32 1.18 CMS 07/01/2013 - 06/30/2015
Accidental cuts and tears What's This? 1.02 2.97 1.43 0.32 CMS 07/01/2013 - 06/30/2015

Process measures include the management structures and procedures a hospital has in place to protect patients from errors, accidents, and injuries.

Measure The Hospital's Score Worst Performing Hospital Avg. Performing Hospital Best Performing Hospital Data Source Time Period Covered
Doctors order medications through a computer What's This? 65 5 78.21 100 AHA HIT Supplement 2016
Specially trained doctors care for ICU patients What's This? 5 5 45.62 100 AHA Annual Survey 2015
Effective leadership to prevent errors What's This? Declined to Report 55.38 116.34 120.00 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Survey 2017
Staff work together to prevent errors What's This? Declined to Report 0.00 114.29 120.00 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Survey 2017
Track and reduce risks to patients What's This? Declined to Report 16.67 96.26 100.00 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Survey 2017
Enough qualified nurses What's This? Declined to Report 29.41 97.19 100.00 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Survey 2017
Handwashing What's This? Declined to Report 6.00 57.37 60.00 2017 Leapfrog Hospital Survey 2017
Communication with nurses What's This? 92 75 90.94 96 CMS 10/01/2015 - 09/30/2016
Communication with doctors What's This? 91 81 91.27 97 CMS 10/01/2015 - 09/30/2016
Responsiveness of hospital staff What's This? 87 60 84.03 94 CMS 10/01/2015 - 09/30/2016
Communication about medicines What's This? 79 60 77.79 89 CMS 10/01/2015 - 09/30/2016
Communication about discharge What's This? 89 68 86.82 95 CMS 10/01/2015 - 09/30/2016