Louis A Weiss Memorial Hospital is a 236-bed hospital located in Cook County, Illinois at:4646 N Marine DriveChicago IL 60640(773) 878-8700
Louis A Weiss Memorial Hospital has the following designations:
According to data supplied by the hospital to the Illinois Department of Health other agencies, Louis A Weiss Memorial Hospital reported the following medical errors which may be of concern to patients and their families.
Health Care-Associated Infections
- Surgical Site Infections Associated with Total Knee Replacement Surgery (7/1/10 to 6/30/11) 5 infection from 327 procedures
- Unexpected Deaths (10/1/10 to 9/30/11) 1 out of 608 patients
- Risk-adjusted Postoperative lung embolism or deep vein thrombosis (clotting) (10/1/10 to 9/30/11) 23 out of 1,724 patients
- Accidental Puncture and Laceration (10/1/10 to 9/30/11) 17 out of 7,503 patients
- Latrogenic Pneumothorax (healthcare-associated collapsed lung 3 out of 7,251 patients
- Postoperative Hemorrhage or Hematoma (10/1/10 to 9/30/11) 3 out of 1,731 patients
- Postoperative Respiratory Failure (10/1/10 to 9/30/11) 8 out of 609 patients
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