Alaska Regional Hospital

72%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% higher 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

1 rating was worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

11 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
  • 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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71%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% higher than the national average

72%

Would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

Alaska Regional Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%78%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%64%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%89%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%56%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%72%66%

Alaska Regional Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%58%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%67%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Very thorough and knowledgeable.

Mark Fox Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Sedwick II

Excellent service, friendly knowledgeable staff, excellent treatment, would definitely recommend

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Schumacher

Dr. Petersen performed an 8+ hour surgery on my lower lumbar and did an exceptional job. Prior to the surgery I was in constant pain and the quality of my life was horrible until I had the surgery. My lower lumber is now painless.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Peterson

Very smart, cares about doing patient care right

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Kirkham

Dr. Steiner performed cataract surgery on my eyes about ten years ago. The operation was 100% successful. If I need any medical attention for my eyes, I will only go to Dr Steiner.

Ronald Mickelson Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Steiner

Richard Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Rai

Dr. Allen and his professional team were outstanding from diagnosis to treatment. Made my decision making much easier during the pandemic by treating me with respect and patience. Thank you to all from me and my family.

Don Nagel Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

We went over my problem gave me options and recommendations. He was very knowledgeable of my situation and laid out a course of action. I was very pleased with the doctor and would highly recommend him.

Bert Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Ala

I see Dr Strawbridge annually. He is always polite, informative and right to the point. The appointment process was easy and check in went smooth. Wait time was very minimal and the med tech was very pleasant.

Todd D. Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Strawbridge

Always very professional and friendly. Explains the conditions and treatment recommended very well.

Curtis K Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

Shannon helped when I had a medical issue that wouldn't resolve. She gave excellent medical advise and is very knowledgeable. Thank you for caring.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Shannon Hansen

Routine 6 monthly follow up. Staff is great, office procedures make for short visit. Only wait time is for blood test results. Great, conscious doctor.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

My visits to Dr Allen are for followup after prostate surgery. Dr Allen provide a straight forward analysis of my continuing health and provided excellent advice. The office was in strict compliance with COVID 19 protocols.

Robert W. Lane Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

If I have families or friends who are looking for a Provider I would definitely refer them to Shannon.

Tala Jun 24 2020

Review for Shannon Hansen

Jun 24 2020

Review for Renee Bond

excellent surgeon, spent a great deal of time with me explaining my condition. Will definitely be returning for all my orthopedic issues. Highly recommend, excellent staff.

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Schumacher

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Montano

Dr. Renk is very knowledgeable, a great listener, and works to provide collaborative care. Highly recommend, especially for rare and challenging diagnoses like Ehlers-Danlos!

Madeline Haff Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Renk

Great doctor. She listens, not rushed, knows her stuff, good with people.

Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Jansma

Dr. Chang and his staff made everything easy. They were incredibly friendly and knowledgeable. Very efficient.

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Chang

Dr Taylor really listens, and takes time to understand both the issues and the patient’s preferred approach to possible treatment.

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Taylor

Always professional and family friendly.

Kurt Phillips Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

Dr Ala gave me two good options for the problem with my hand. He explained the pros and cons to both options. It was nice to feel informed. Thank you Dr Ala.

Jackie Kolberg Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Ala

Dr. Randall is compassionate and knowledgeable, one of the best physicians I have met in a lifetime of medical related circumstances. I developed a trust in him on my first visit since he thoroughly assessed and a provided treatment plan that satisfied my expectations.

GS Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Randall

Karen Casassa Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Paisley

Dr. Taylor is an amazing Doctor. He spends time listening and explaining tests. Hands down probable the best provider I have encountered. Very kind and caring.

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Taylor

"My Dr. husband got glaucoma surgery done through Dr. Morgan. She is very thorough, knowledgeable and Experience Doctor Anchorage have."

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Morgan

Very efficient and professional.

Joe Alston Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

Thorough visit and took the time to explain

Ron Hadden Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

Listened to my concerns and answered my questions in a non-rushed manner. Very patient and caring while treating my son during an in office procedure. Great bedside manner. Would recommend this provider to family and friends.

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Jetter

The best Doc ever, kind, caring, extremely knowledgeable, the best. I am sad he has left. Dr. Goksel this is Johnny Warren if you practicing in Alaska still please call so I can continue to see you...??

Johnny Warren Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Goksel

Dr. Jansma was personable and the appointment was not rushed. She listened to me and took time to explain everything very clearly. After going through 2 other doctors for the same issue I'm very happy with the outcome of the appointment.

Nicole Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Jansma

Rachel T Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Penman

Dr Clark has been very helpful in the challenge of determining what my medical issue has been, through additional and in-depth testing. I appreciate his commitment in helping me. Tremendously satisfied with my care. Thank you

Antoinette Egbert Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

Dr. keen took the time to discuss all of options with me regarding my issues. He did not pressure me into any particular option and even encouraged me to do my own research as needed.

Beth Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Kern

Pam Aleshevich Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Shearer

My visit was a great experience. I felt as though I was a priority as soon as I walked in the door until I left.

Jill Monroe Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Jansma

I have been seeing D. Strawbridge for years now and i could not ask for a better doctor.

jim bruckman Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Strawbridge

Sam Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Renk

Very nice chat about my kidney cancer. Informative and thorough.

Russell Crass Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Strawbridge

Nice people, very informative, efficient and professional.

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Kern

Tanya Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Rai

Dr Rai is a medical professional surgeon with outstanding abilities. He is very personable and explained the procedure performed to correct my hernia. I totally recommend him to anyone requiring surgery. Outstanding bedside manner.

Wes, Eagle River Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Rai

Definitely one of the best Doctor’s I’ve ever been to. He spends the time searching to find a diagnosis and a treatment that will work for you. He is also an extremely kind and caring doctor, not like most doctors who give you 8 minutes per visit. I could not recommend him more highly!

Jonisue Minor Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Balch

Dr Robert Allen is awesome! Timely, professional, courteous! Can’t say enough good things.

Mark Swircenski Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

Sorry I though I was to touch each star to rate. Dr.Jansma is definitely a five star pluse.

Gary L. Reed Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Jansma

The clinic Staff was very kind and patient. Dr Kern was very knowledgeable and really listened to my concerns.

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Kern

GB Eagle River, AK Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Prasad

I went to the office yesterday with an extremely painful toe. Dr. Jetter removed a corn and some skin (without any pain). There is absolutely no pain now and I can wear shoes and walk normally. Many thanks!

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Jetter

Sarah Miller Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Counts

This is a shockingly uncaring, incompetent, and unprofessional doctor. I would not wish her on my worst enemy.

Ex-patient Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Waters

He is an excellent doctor. He takes time to listen and answer your questions. He is very skilled at ablation.

L.T May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Balaban

Dr.Kern very professional listens to your concerns and will go the extra mile to relieve your stress and pain.

L.C. Robertson May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Kern

Steve May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Randall

Hailey Dye May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Renk

Personable, funny, thorough, caring. Delivered my daughter and did follow up care with me, and I want him to be my doctor for everything.

Sarah Meyer May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Hinkle

Dr Heilala was thorough, inquisitive and listened well to my medical needs. He ran through many different options for my issue from very conservative to very aggressive and I was pleased with my encounter.

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Heilala

My visit was wonderful. I showed up 3hours early and they took me in . That never happens. They are very personable which I like, very friendly. It was a very pleasant experience.

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Heilala

Doctor Clark provides me with a annual review of my enlarged Prostate. He is an excellent doctor and highly respected by his peers. He often provides me medical advice outside the scope of my visit upon my request. Very knowledgeable.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

The above review about his staff is spot on. Read hers, and sign my name

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Downs

Called at 10 after 8am , Tuesday, the 26 of June to see what time the lab opened up... no answer from either the office staff or the answering service... only broken up music.... is not personal, is just poor service for a professional doctors office...

May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Webb

He lied to me and talked me into a 2 level fusion. According to 4 neurosurgeons I’ve seen since, Flanum damaged my L5 nerve root in the surgery. Stay away from this guy.

Steven Decker May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Flanum

I was a patient of Dr. Bell for 15+ years while in Alaska and he guided me through a few stressful health situations. I’ve only had three OB/GYN docs on my lifetime and he’s definitely the best of them. Knowledgeable in his field and most professional! I’d highly recommend him.

Diane in Hawaii May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Bell

Roberta May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Prasad

Easy and professional

Randy Richards May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Kern

He is a kind individual who listens to his patients. I appreciate his knowledge and approach discussing my medical concerns.

Ria May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Jetter

Shannon took time to really listen to me and fully explained everything in a way I could understand. First provider I have ever seen to make me feel valued.

Lyla May 22 2020

Review for Shannon Hansen

Will Ross May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Jetter

Dr Randell is a very professional doctor he takes good care of his Petience i defenly recommended they are very friendly and professional

Matilde Anaya May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Randall

Dr Goksel has been my oncologist for breast cancer since July 2018 when I was diagnosed. He has been kind, caring, compassionate, knowledgeable and transparent throughout this process. I would highly recommend him to anyone seeking an experienced oncologist!

Laurie B May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Goksel

I highly recommend Dr Goksel. He is one of the most kind, caring and compassionate doctors I have ever been to . He has taken time to sit down with me and answer all my question even when he was very busy. I would recommend him to others going through cancer treatment.

Holly May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Goksel

The time with Dr. Jansma is always excellent.

May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Jansma

Dr. Flanum was very professional and I was impressed on how well he explained my MRI I didn’t feel rushed , he took the time to make sure my son and I understood my diagnosis.

Teresa A Plant May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Flanum

He is very pleasant and attentive. He answered all my questions and made me feel very comfortable. I would recommend him to anyone.

May 16 2020

Review for Dr. McClendon

Cassandra Ray May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Flanum

May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Kern

Ann Yates May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Goksel

Can’t say enough good things about him. He’s great at what he does & so is his staff.

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Flanum

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Flanum

He is thorough, reasonable, informative about the circumstances of my appointment. He is kind, pleasant and sociable; he answered all my questions and cleared up my situation satisfactorily.

Piccard Idamarie May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

Dr. Randall is always friendly and professional, as well as knowledgeable and caring. The staff is great and works very hard, and they have taken all necessary steps, and then some, to create a safe work space that you can feel comfortable visiting during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Randi Perlman May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Randall

John Hoffman May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Steiner

Dr. Kelly is great cardiology he been very Helpful and Very Concern about my Health. He very alert and gives Advice and his opinion in Health Condition.

Lydia mae Oleyte May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kelly

Dr. Randall always explains things fully. His office staff is friendly and accomodating.

Kathy Kysar May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Randall

Dr. Randall was thorough, gentle and explained well. The results of the treatment have been good. Thanks.

May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Randall

Very personable and caring. Took time to explain everything in detail. I would highly recommend Dr. Jansma. Their new office is beautiful and staff friendly. Had my visit during the COVID 19 mandates and they handled it very professionally.

Lee May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Jansma

Really enjoyed his kind bedside manner and pleased with his knowledge clinical and follow up care.

Ernie May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Goksel

First visit I was Dr. Rosenbaum and PA Jennifer were very caring no rushing. Both of them may sure my husband and myself I understood what they were doing and what to expect. My surgery went well

Sandra May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenbaum

The best!!!

Susan Troutman May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Jansma

Dr. Jansma is gentle and efficient plus she knows her business and explains it beautifully. I will refer her willingly.

Alisa Strang May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Jansma

Very helpful, enjoy speaking with Sherry Down to earth person

Javier Caro May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

THIS IS THE BEST CARE AND SERVICE ANYWHERE!

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Randall

MM May 06 2020

Review for Renee Bond

Great

May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Renk

I have had Dr. Strawbridge before. He performed the initial operation on my prostrate. I couldn’t in better hands! He is always very thorough and explains his examination results in an easy and understandable way

Evan Griffiths May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Strawbridge

Dr. Rai is a very empathetic Dr. He takes the time to talk to you and explain your condition. Very personable. I had a unique condition and he made sure I was comfortable with the procedure. I highly recommend. He is not a production physician.

May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Rai

Location

Alaska Regional Hospital

2801 Debarr Rd, Anchorage, AK 99508