St. John Medical Center
Proven commitment to excellence
St. John has implemented a new technology system that enhances patient safety. Barcode Medication Administration electronically compares the patient’s identity and medication information and alerts the nurse of any potential discrepancies or mismatches prior to administration of those medications. Barcode Medication Administration has been demonstrated nationally to prevent medication errors in the hospital using scanner technology.
St. John is also consistently in the top tier of Washington hospitals in patient satisfaction surveys conducted by the United States Department of Health and Human Services. St. John also ranks higher than average compared with hospitals across the United States.
Hospital Compare website: www.hospitalcompare.hhs.gov