Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital

90%

Patients that would definitely recommend

20% higher than the national average

Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital is a medical facility located in Phenix City, AL. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™, America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™, and more.

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2022, 2021, 2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2022, 2021, 2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

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

12 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Hip Replacement

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™

2022, 2021, 2020

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™

2022, 2021, 2020

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Pneumonia

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Spinal Fusion

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™

2022, 2021, 2020

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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88%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

19% higher than the national average

90%

Would definitely recommend

20% higher than the national average

Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%90%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%89%78%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%81%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%76%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%90%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%67%53%

Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%85%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%84%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Positive! Dr Jenkins is a caring, eager and patient oriented Doctor. Easy appt.'s

Harold & Deborah Nolish Jan 16 2022

Review for Dr. Jenkins

Dr. Flaherty is outstanding and I would recommend him to anyone!

Jan 15 2022

Review for Dr. Flandry

Dr. Tucker became one of my physicians last year. So far, he has proven to be kind and knowledgeable. He took the time to discuss my problem and treatment plan. He was my Surgeon for my Knee Arthroscopy. I am pleased with my treatment thus far by him and his team. I would definitely recommend him.

Jan 15 2022

Review for Dr. Tucker

Lisa W Jan 15 2022

Review for Dr. Waldrop

Dr. Melton was very professional, thorough and personable

Bob -S. Jan 13 2022

Review for Dr. Melton

Location

Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital

4401 River Chase Dr, Phenix City AL 36867

CallDirections

(334) 732-3000

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Contact Us

4401 River Chase Dr

Phenix City, AL 36867

Directions

(334) 732-3000