St Francis Health Center
1700 Sw 7Th Street
Topeka, KS 66606
(785) 295-8000

Hospital Owner: Voluntary non-profit - Church
Emergency Service Offered: Yes
Type of Hospital: Acute Care Hospitals

Survey of Patients' Hospital Experiences What's This?
HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) is a national survey that asks patients about their experiences during a recent hospital stay. Use the results shown here to compare hospitals based on ten important hospital quality topics.
Patients who reported that their NURSES communicated well:
"Always" 76%
"Usually" 19%
"Sometimes" or "Never" 5%
Patients who reported that they RECEIVED HELP as soon as they wanted:
"Always" 62%
"Usually" 27%
"Sometimes" or "Never" 11%
Patients who reported that STAFF EXPLAINED about
MEDICINES BEFORE giving it to them:
"Always" 63%
"Usually" 19%
"Sometimes" or "Never" 18%
Patients who reported that the area around their
ROOM WAS QUIET at night:
"Always" 53%
"Usually" 33%
"Sometimes" or "Never" 14%
Patients who reported that they were GIVEN INFORMATION about what to do during RECOVERY:
"Yes" 81%
"No" 19%
Patients who reported that their DOCTORS communicated well:
"Always" 75%
"Usually" 19%
"Sometimes" or "Never" 6%
Patients who reported that their PAIN was well controlled:
"Always" 68%
"Usually" 25%
"Sometimes" or "Never" 7%
Patients who gave their hospital a rating of:
(on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest))
"9 or 10" 64%
"7 or 8" 26%
"6 or LOWER" 10%
Patients who reported that their ROOM and
"Always" 64%
"Usually" 23%
"Sometimes" or "Never" 13%
Patients who reported they would recommend the hospital:
"Would YES DEFINITELY Recommend" 70%
"Would YES PROBABLY Recommend" 25%
"Would NOT Recommend" 5%
Number of Completed Surveys: 300 or more   Survey Response Rate: 40%