Decatur Morgan Hospital

62%

Patients that would definitely recommend
8% lower than the national average

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

7 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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62%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
7% lower than the national average

62%

Would definitely recommend
8% lower than the national average

Decatur Morgan Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%81%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%81%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%63%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%48%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Decatur Morgan Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%61%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%75%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Wonderful physician with experience on most orthopedic injuries and a great personality. Would highly recommend!

Tamara Gardner Jun 16 2021

Review for Dr. Stanford

Dr Stanford has been so nice and professional during my time with TOC. I am recovering from knee surgery and he has done exceptional in explaining every detail to me. The facility at Athens was exceptional as well!!

Christi Webster Jun 15 2021

Review for Dr. Stanford

Beverly Harvey Jun 11 2021

Review for Dr. Johnson

As always Dr Lawrence and staff are caring and concerned for your welfare.

Winston Spencer Jun 10 2021

Review for Dr. Lawrence

The dr was great. He got straight to the issue at hand and set me up with the testing that needs to be done. And his staff was very friendly.

Jada Jun 10 2021

Review for Dr. Boyett

Location

Decatur Morgan Hospital

1201 7th St SE, Decatur, AL 35601

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