St. Bernard Hospital

St. Bernard Hospital, 326 W. 64th St., Chicago, Illinois 60621

St. Bernard Hospital is located in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood. Today it stands as the single largest employer in Englewood which includes a staff of 900 employees and 150 physicians. St. Bernard Hospital and Healthcare Center is a general medical and surgical hospital with 100 beds. The hospital is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). There was a total of 5,972 admissions to the hospital in 2016. There are 118 doctors that work at the hospital.

The patients survey indicates that St. Bernard Hospital has one star out of five. 67% of patients reported that their nurses “always” communicated well. Both the Illinois and national averages are 80%. Patients of St. Bernard Hospital who reported that their doctors “always” communicated well stands at 74% compared to 82% for Illinois and the U.S. averages. 44% of patients of St. Bernard Hospital reported they would definitely recommend the hospital to others. The Illinois average for patients who would recommend a hospital stands at 71%.

The average time for patients who came to the emergency department at St. Bernard Hospital with broken bones had to wait 98 minutes before getting pain medication. That was conservatively higher than the Illinois average of 49 minutes and the national average of 52 minutes. 10% of patients who entered the St. Bernard Hospital emergency department left before being seen. That percentage again was much higher than the Illinois and national averages which were at 3% and 2%, respectively.

The hospital website is: www.stbh.org.

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