Iowa Specialty Hospital

Quality Data

Turning Your Comments into Opportunities!

As part of Iowa Specialty Hospital's effort to be transparent with our patients, we are providing accessible and accurate data about our hospitals. We encourage you to review our quality information below.

Patient Satisfaction

How happy are our patients?

Iowa Specialty Hospital participates in a patient survey program in which our patients' survey responses map our direction for improvement and continued areas of patient satisfaction. Your feedback keeps us reaching higher and working harder for patient quality, satisfaction, and ultimately, to make us the best place to receive your healthcare. Our patient survey program is conducted by Press Ganey, Inc, of which 11,000 healthcare organization participate nationwide.

Current Patient Satisfaction Score for Iowa Specialty Hospital = 85%


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Patient Experience (HCAHPS)

How was your hospital stay?

Patients who have stayed in our hospital as an Inpatient have the opportunity to respond to a survey regarding their patient experience, which differs from patient satisfaction. The categories focus on items like responsiveness of hospital staff, pain management, and cleanliness and quietness of the hospital environment. View Iowa Specialty Hospital's most recent scores compared to other Iowa and U.S. Hospitals below.


View Our Patient Experience Ratings


Hospital Compare's overall hospital rating summarizes a variety of measures reflecting common conditions that hospitals treat, such as heart attacks or pneumonia. Hospitals may perform more complex services or procedures not reflected in the measures on Hospital Compare. The overall hospital rating shows how well each hospital performed, on average, compared to other hospitals in the United States.  The overall rating ranges from 1 to 5, with the more stars the better the hospital performed. View Iowa Specialty's ratings below. 


View Our Comparison Ratings


Hospital Infection Rates

This data measures hospital and surgical site acquired infections. Iowa Specialty Hospital's goal is to maintain a less than 2% infection rate between our two hospitals.

  Belmond Clarion
Current Hospital Acquired Infection Rates 0% 0%
Current Surgical Site Infection Rates 0% 0.003%

(Rates are based on data from 2017-2018.)


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