Hospital San Cristobal

Hospital San Cristobal
CARR 506 KM 1 0
COTO LAUREL, PR 00780
787-848-2100

Type: Acute Care
Ownership: Voluntary non-profit - Private
Emergency Services: YES

Hospital Ratings: Patient ExperiencesThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Patients who said their nurses "Always" communicated wellN/AN/A76
Patients who said their doctors "Always" communicated wellN/AN/A80
Patients who said they "Always" received help as soon as desiredN/AN/A64
Patients who said their pain was "Always" well controlledN/AN/A69
Patients who said staff "Always" explained medicines before administeringN/AN/A60
Patients who said their room and bathroom were "Always" cleansN/AN/A71
Patients who said the area around their room was "Always" quiet at nightN/AN/A58
Patients who said they were told what to do during their recovery at homeN/AN/A81
Patients who rated the hospital a 9 or 10 on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)N/AN/A67
Patients who said they would definitely recommend the hospitalN/AN/A69
Hospital Ratings: Medical ImagingThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Outpatients with low back pain who had an MRI without trying recommended treatments first, such as physical therapy. (If a number is high, it may mean the facility is doing too many unnecessary MRIs for low back pain.)N/A3233
Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram. (A number that is much lower than 8% may mean there's not enough follow-up. A number much higher than 14% may mean there's too much unnecessary follow-up.)N/A508
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were "combination" (double) scans. (The range for this measure is 0 to 1. A number very close to 1 may mean that too many patients are being given a double scan when a single scan is sufficient.)N/A0.0440.054
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were "combination" (double) scans. (The range for this measure is 0 to 1. A number very close to 1 may mean that too many patients are being given a double scan when a single scan is sufficient.)N/A0.0490.191
Hospital Ratings: Care ResultsThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Death Rate for Heart Attack Patients13.413.18916.2
Death Rate for Heart Failure Patients88.38811.2
Death Rate for Pneumonia Patients9.310.18811.6
Hospital Ratings: Readmission RatesThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Rate of Readmission for Heart Attack Patients15.616.64419.9
Rate of Readmission for Heart Failure Patients22.320.75324.7
Rate of Readmission for Pneumonia Patients14.715.11218.3
Hospital Ratings: Process of CareThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better) N/AN/A92
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better) N/AN/A94
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on the beta blockers during the period just before and after their surgery N/AN/A92
Surgery patients who were given an antibiotic within one hour before surgery to help prevent infection N/A7696
Surgery patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection N/A9497
Surgery patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped within 24 hours after surgery N/A7194
Heart surgery patients whose blood sugar is kept under good control in the days right after surgery N/A8093
Surgery patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery, who had hair removed using a safe methodN/A9099
Surgery patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgeryN/A67N/A
Surgery patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries N/A8294
Patients who got treatment within 24 hours before or after their surgery to help prevent blood clots after certain types of surgery N/A8692
Hospital Ratings: Heart Attack & Chest Pain CareThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who needed specialized care were transferred to another hospital (a lower number of minutes is better)N/AN/A62
Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG (a lower number of minutes is better)N/AN/A9
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got drugs to break up blood clots within 30 minutes of arrival (higher numbers are better)N/AN/A54
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival (higher numbers are better)N/AN/A95
Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at ArrivalN/A9198
Heart Attack Patients Given Aspirin at DischargeN/A8498
Heart Attack Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)N/A8896
Heart Attack Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/CounselingN/A9499
Heart Attack Patients Given Beta Blocker at DischargeN/A8598
Heart Attack Patients Given Fibrinolytic Medication Within 30 Minutes Of ArrivalN/A3754
Heart Attack Patients Given PCI Within 90 Minutes Of ArrivalN/A2789
Hospital Ratings: Heart Failure CareThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Heart Failure Patients Given Discharge Instructions1007787
Heart Failure Patients Given an Evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic (LVS) Function1008798
Heart Failure Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD) 1008994
Heart Failure Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/CounselingN/A9498
Hospital Ratings: Pneumonia CareThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Pneumonia Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal VaccinationN/A3792
Pneumonia Patients Whose Initial Emergency Room Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To The Administration Of The First Hospital Dose Of AntibioticsN/A7195
Pneumonia Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/CounselingN/A9197
Pneumonia Patients Given Initial Antibiotic(s) within 6 Hours After Arrival1006495
Pneumonia Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)507191
Hospital Ratings: Children's Asthma CareThis HospitalAverageNational Average
Children Who Received Reliever Medication While Hospitalized for AsthmaN/AN/A100
Children Who Received Systemic Corticosteroid Medication While Hospitalized for AsthmaN/AN/A100
Children and their Caregivers Who Received a Home Management Plan of Care Document While Hospitalized for AsthmaN/AN/A68