Dr. Darby Cole, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 45

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Dr. Cole's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Owensboro Health Regional Hospital
1201 Pleasant Valley Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303
Ohio County Hospital
1211 Old Main Street
Hartford, KY 42347

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cole

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Owensboro Health Multicare Ohio County
Owensboro Health Multicare Ohio County
1213 N Main St
Beaver Dam, KY 42320
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    Dr. Cole's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    Background Check for Dr. Cole

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1995

    Internship Hospital

    Trover Foundation
    Complete in 1996

    Residency Hospital

    Trover Foundation
    Complete in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cole & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Cole's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Cole has admitting privileges:

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    • Ohio County Hospital

    • Owensboro Health Regional Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cole

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cole to family and friends

    7 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Cole's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 7 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Cole
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    7 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Cole accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Owensboro Health Multicare Ohio County
    1213 N Main St
    Beaver Dam, KY 42320
    (270) 274-4771 (Office)
    (270) 274-4884 (Fax)
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