SSM Health in St. Louis is committed to the highest quality of health care. In fact our mission promises to provide exceptional health care services to all who come to us.
You can find out more about quality measures for Missouri hospitals at HealthInsight.
Quality at Our St. Louis Hospitals
SSM Health in St. Louis is committed to delivering top-quality care - and to providing you with reliable, easy-to-understand information about our performance and quality of care. To ensure you are being provided with accurate and unbiased information, we rely on the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Hospital Compare website to provide standardized reporting that is frequently updated.
Our quality reports provide our patients with regularly updated information and performance measures that show how well we do compared to other hospitals across the state and the nation in key areas, including:
- Reducing risk of infection after surgery
- Reducing risk of cardiac problems associated with surgery
- Hospital mortality and readmission rates
- Patients’ hospital experience
- Patient safety measures
We hope this information will assist you in making informed decisions when you are choosing a hospital to entrust with your care. Learn more about our quality measures.
Quality Data Disclaimer
A hospital’s quality is more than just the sum of these particular measures. Hospitals provide care for many other illnesses and conditions not addressed on this site. The information provided here can help you start a conversation with your health care provider about getting hte care you, your family or friends need.
Information posted on this site is for comparison purposes and tends to have a lag time. We encourage you to contact us if you would like more recent data that hasn't been posted to our state and national sites yet. If you would like additional information or an explanation of what this information means, please contact Paul Reading, Director of Clinical Outcomes for SSM Health in St. Louis at 314-989-2140.
This website exists to provide general health information. It is not intended to provide personal medical advice, which should be obtained directly from a physician.