St. Joseph's Hospital, located in West Bend, Wis., is a full-service hospital serving residents of Washington County and beyond. Specialty areas for St. Joseph’s include emergency care, cancer care, birthing services, orthopaedics, surgical services and women’s health.
St. Joseph's Hospital ranks nationally in pulmonology and lung surgery in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list. This places St. Joseph's Hospital among the top 50 U.S. hospitals in this area.
St. Joseph's Hospital received an "A" grade from The Leapfrog Group in its Spring 2019 report. Leapfrog’s biannual safety ranking evaluates more than 2,500 hospitals nationwide, assigning A, B, C, D and F letter grades based on a hospital’s performance in areas such as infection rates, mortality and errors.
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation recognized St. Joseph's Hospital as a "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" for protecting our LGBTQ patients and employees from discrimination, ensuring equal visitation for LGBTQ people and providing staff training in LGBTQ patient-centered care.
The Froedtert & MCW Cancer Network, including the Kraemer Cancer Center on the St. Joseph's Hospital campus, is a 2018 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award® winner. This award honors organizations that have reached the 95th percentile for patient experience, engagement or clinical quality performance.
The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) recognized St. Joseph's Hospital as a 2017 Patient Financial Communications Best Practices Adopter for following best practices when we interact with patients regarding financial issues such as billing, payment arrangements and insurance coverage.
Doctor, Nurse and Staff Awards
The Best Doctors in America® 2017-2018 database includes more than 40 physicians practicing at St. Joseph’s Hospital. These physicians were chosen by their peers from thousands of doctors nationwide and represent the top 5 percent of our country’s practicing board-certified physicians.
St. Joseph’s Hospital, as part of Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network, is recognized through the many workplace awards earned by the entire organization.