Healthcare Quality State Ratings: South Dakota 1 thru 6

 South Dakota Hospital Ratings
Healthgrades 78% 76% 64% 71% 77% 73%
Leapfrog C C C B NA C
US News and World Report Rating 1 2 3 NA NA NA
Medicare Compare 4 Star 3  Star 3 Star 4 Star 4  Star 4  Star
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Medicare Compare: Customer Service Questions
Sandford USD MC Sioux Falls Avera McKennan Hosp Sioux Falls Rapid City Regional Hospital Avera Queen of Peace Mitchell Brookings Hospital Brookings Spearfish Regional Hospital SOUTH  DAKOTA AVERAGE NATIONAL AVERAGE
Patients who reported that their nurses “Always” communicated well 80% 77% 75% 75% 82% 81% 83% 80%
Patients who reported that their doctors “Always” communicated well 79% 76% 75% 81% 77% 82% 84% 82%
Patients who reported that they “Always” received help as soon as they wanted 68% 68% 72% 64% 75% 82% 80% 70%
Patients who reported that staff “Always” explained about medicines before giving it to them 64% 66% 62% 65% 73% 77% 72% 66%
Patients who reported that their room and bathroom were “Always” clean 70% 69% 72% 81% 82% 74% 81% 75%
Patients who reported that the area around their room was “Always” quiet at night 60% 56% 47% 61% 61% 62% 71% 62%
Patients who reported that YES, they were given information about what to do during their recovery at home 89% 89% 88% 91% 93% 90% 87% 87%
Patients who “Strongly Agree” they understood their care when they left the hospital 54% 56% 51% 53% 56% 55% 57% 53%
Patients who gave their hospital a rating of 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest) 77% 74% 65% 72% 82% 79% 79% 73%
Patients who reported YES, they would definitely recommend the hospital 79% 77% 64% 71% 79% 73% 78% 72%
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