Baptist Medical Center South

70%

Patients that would definitely recommend
Equal to the national average


Baptist Medical Center South is a medical facility located in Montgomery, AL. This hospital has been recognized for Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

No events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

1 rating was worse than expected

12 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Data Source

Patient Experience

Patient experience measures tell you how patients felt about the care they received at the hospital. These measures are based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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73%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% higher than the national average

70%

Would definitely recommend
Equal to the national average

Baptist Medical Center South

National Average

Communication with doctors

Percent of patients who said that doctors always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%79%81%

Communication with nurses

Percent of patients who said that nurses always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%80%78%

Communication about medicines

Percent of patients who said that staff always explained medicines before giving them to patients

100%50%0%62%63%

Discharge Information

Percent of patients who said they were given information about recovering at home

100%50%0%85%84%

Care Transition

Percent of patients who said they understood their care needs when they left the hospital

100%50%0%49%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

Percent of patients who said they always received help quickly from hospital staff

100%50%0%67%66%

Baptist Medical Center South

National Average

Quietness

Percent of patients who said the area around their rooms was always kept quiet at night

100%50%0%65%60%

Cleanliness

Percent of patients who said their room and bathroom were always kept clean

100%50%0%75%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Difficulty urination.

Lotfi Bashir Oct 11 2021

Review for Dr. Habermacher

I'm one of her patients Priscilla fitts she great dr best if ever had

Priscilla fitts Oct 06 2021

Review for Dr. Hepperle

Wonderful doctor! She listens and takes the time I need.

Oct 05 2021

Review for Dr. Prieto-Dejesus

I’ve been going to Dr. Shin many years now. Just love him! Made my eyesight come back after a bad surgery somewhere else. Thank you Dr Shin.

Doris Hancock Oct 05 2021

Review for Dr. Shin

LeighAnn C. Oct 01 2021

Review for Dr. Woessner

Location

Baptist Medical Center South

2105 E South Blvd, Montgomery, AL 36116

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