For the second consecutive year, St. Luke’s Hospital in Chesterfield has been named one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery™ by the independent rating organization Healthgrades. This honor places St. Luke’s among the top 50 U.S. hospitals for superior results in coronary artery bypass grafting procedures and heart valve surgery.
St. Luke’s also received America’s 100 Best Hospitals designations for General Surgery™ and Prostate Surgery™ from Healthgrades. It is the only Missouri hospital to achieve all three designations for both 2019 and 2020.
The recently published Healthgrades 2020 Report to the Nation is based on an evaluation of Medicare inpatient records from 2016 through 2018 for about 4,500 short-term acute care hospitals nationwide. It rates their performance related to more than 30 of the most common inpatient conditions and procedures.