BANNER IRONWOOD MEDICAL CENTER - SAN TAN VALLEY, AZ

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Addresss:
37000 NORTH GANTZEL ROAD
SAN TAN VALLEY, AZ, 85140
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (480) 394-4030

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Voluntary non-profit - Private
Emergency Services: Yes


Process of Care

Heart Attack

Average number of minutes before outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack got an ECG
This Hospital:

4
State:

6
Outpatients with chest pain or possible heart attack who got aspirin within 24 hours of arrival
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

97.2%

Heart Failure

Percent of patients who were given an evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

100.0%
Arizona:

99.2%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

95.0%
Arizona:

90.4%

Pneumonia

Percent of Patients Given Initial Antibiotic(s) within 6 Hours After Arrival
Here:

99.0%
Arizona:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

100.0%
Arizona:

96.6%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
Arizona:

97.8%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

96.1%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

93.3%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

98.0%
State:

94.8%

Surgery

Percent of Surgery Patients given an antibiotic at the right time (within one hour before surgery) to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

100.0%
Arizona:

98.3%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

97.0%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

93.0%
Arizona:

98.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
Here:

99.0%
State:

96.1%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

97.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.9%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
Here:

94.0%
Arizona:

93.7%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
This Hospital:

94.0%
State:

96.4%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.7%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: Between 100 and 299
Survey Response Rate: 25%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

2%
Arizona:

5%
Usually
This Hospital:

17%
Arizona:

19%
Always
Here:

81%
Arizona:

76%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

4%
Arizona:

6%
Usually
Here:

15%
Arizona:

17%
Always
This Hospital:

81%
Arizona:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
Arizona:

10%
Usually
Here:

18%
Arizona:

25%
Always
This Hospital:

76%
Arizona:

65%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
Here:

3%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

22%
State:

24%
Always
Here:

75%
State:

69%

How often did staff explain about medicines before giving them to patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

16%
State:

20%
Usually
This Hospital:

19%
State:

18%
Always
Here:

65%
State:

62%

How often were the patients' rooms and bathrooms kept clean?

Sometimes or never
Here:

9%
State:

10%
Usually
Here:

14%
State:

20%
Always
Here:

77%
Arizona:

70%

How often was the area around patients' rooms kept quiet at night?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

6%
Arizona:

12%
Usually
Here:

23%
Arizona:

32%
Always
This Hospital:

71%
State:

56%

Were patients given information about what to do during their recovery at home?

Yes
Here:

87%
State:

84%
No
Here:

13%
State:

16%

How do patients rate the hospital overall on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)?

6 or lower
Here:

4%
Arizona:

9%
7 or 8
Here:

14%
Arizona:

23%
9 or 10
Here:

82%
Arizona:

68%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
This Hospital:

3%
Arizona:

6%
Yes, probably
Here:

14%
Arizona:

24%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

83%
Arizona:

70%

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