2011-2012
Scripps La Jolla
Hospitals and
Clinics  

Urology Score Card

U.S. News Hospital
Score         
33.8/100

Survival
Better than
expected

Success in keeping
patients safe


Moderate
Patient volume


High
Nurse staffing


Highest
Nurse Magnet
hospital

Yes
Advanced
technologies


Highest
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Cardiology & Heart Surgery
Score Card
Hospital Ranking         #45

U.S. News Hospital Score         
33.1/100

Survival
Better than expected

Success in keeping patients safe
Moderate
Patient volume


High
Nurse staffing


Highest
Nurse Magnet hospital

Yes
Advanced technologies


High
Patient services
Number of important patient
services available in this specialty


Highest

2011-2012
Kaiser Permanente
San Diego Medical
Center


Kaiser Permanente San Diego
Medical Center is a general
medical and surgical hospital in
San Diego, CA, with 308 beds. It is
accredited by the Joint
Commission (JC). Survey data for
the latest year available shows that
the hospital had a total of 36,357
admissions.

Patient Satisfaction

Under a federal program, most
U.S. hospitals now sample
recently discharged patients
and ask them about their stay.
In a year's worth of surveys, here's
how this hospital's patients
responded to a key question,
along with averages within the
state and nationally.  [Problem:
Kaiser workers say that
Kaiser has
forced them to cook the books.]

Whether patients would
recommend the hospital to friends
and family:
Definitely
65%
State Average
68%
National Average
69%
Probably or definitely not
6%
State Average
7%
National Average
5%

See complete patient satisfaction
survey results
Scripps La Jolla Hospitals and
Clinics

Badge: nationally ranked Nationally
Ranked Hospital

Badge: regionally ranked Ranked #2 in San
Diego

Scripps La Jolla Hospitals and Clinics in La Jolla,
CA is ranked nationally in 1 adult specialty. It was
also high-performing in 11 adult specialties, as
shown below. Scripps La Jolla Hospitals and Clinics
is a 301-bed general medical and surgical facility
with 17,514 admissions in the most recent year
reported. It performed 5,668 annual inpatient and
7,062 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had
31,228 visits. It is accredited by the Joint
Commission (JC).


This hospital was among 140 facilities—fewer
than 3 percent of the 4,825 analyzed for the
latest Best Hospitals rankings—to be ranked
in even one of the 16 specialties.

  Nationally Ranked         
#45 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

High-Performing:     
in Cancer
in Diabetes & Endocrinology
in Ear, Nose & Throat
in Gastroenterology
in Geriatrics
in Gynecology

in Nephrology
in Neurology & Neurosurgery
in Orthopedics
in Pulmonology
in Urology

Patient Satisfaction

Under a federal program, most U.S. hospitals now
sample recently discharged patients and ask them
about their stay. In a year's worth of surveys, here's
how this hospital's patients responded to a key
question, along with averages within the state and
nationally.
Whether patients would recommend the hospital to
friends and family:
Definitely
80%
State Average
68%
National Average
69%
Probably or definitely not
3%
State Average
7%
National Average
5%

See complete patient satisfaction survey results
Scripps La Jolla
Hospitals and
Clinics
Gynecology Score Card

U.S. News Hospital
Score         
39.5/100

Survival
Much better
than expected
Success in keeping
patients safe
 

Moderate
Patient volume
 

Highest
Nurse staffing
 

Highest
Nurse Magnet hospital
 
Yes
Advanced technologies
 

Highest
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