Providence Alaska Medical Center

79%

Patients that would definitely recommend
9% higher than the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

2 ratings were worse than expected

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery

9 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
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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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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75%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% higher than the national average

79%

Would definitely recommend
9% higher than the national average

Providence Alaska Medical Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%80%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%77%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%61%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%89%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%64%66%

Providence Alaska Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%54%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

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

This was not my first time seeing Dr Covington, but it was a urgent matter and I was able to get in the next day. Dr Covington diagnosed my issue and prescribed a treatment plan right away. She, and her staff were all very pleasant as always!

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

We are fortunate to have such a personable and qualified team in Hamilton. My appointment was a pleasant experience Which says it all.

Susan Schlechten Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

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

She is a wonderful addition to Marcus Daly hospital ...so professional and capable. We are delighted she joined your staff.

Glyndon G Abbie Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

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

I was super worried that I had skin cancer! Was super pleased I could get in soon and everyone was calm and professional! The Dr saw me, and treated my issue right then. I would recommend her, absolutely!

LL May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

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

I had a very nice experience.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

Roberta May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Prasad

Easy and professional

Randy Richards May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Kern

My visit with my Doctor, Dr Christopher Cornelius was great! His bedside manners are amazing! He always makes you feel like you have known him forever. He takes the time to listen and he hears you out. He is really understanding and he is really knowledgeable. I Absolutely Love My Doctor!

Miriam Dentino May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Cornelius

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

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

Very kind and through. Was very comfortable and well taken care of.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

I was a new patient, they got me an appointment the same day I went in. All of the staff were very nice and helpful with my visit. They made me feel comfortable :) thank you

Austin May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

Extremely professional and prepared office, staff, nurses and Doctor. I am very thankful thus team is in Hamilton.

Scott May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

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

Efficient and very caring answered all my questions and gave excellent care. Thank you and will see you again

Linda May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

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

Kathy wehrly May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

Dr. Covington was thorough and very pleasant. She answered my questions and explained everything very well. The staff were very professional. I did not have to wait and was treated with great care. I highly recommend Dr. Covington for any dermatology needs.

Sue Maffei May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

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

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

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

THIS IS THE BEST CARE AND SERVICE ANYWHERE!

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Randall

Veronica Pagr May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

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

Dr. June George found and treated a fistula that could not be found during many colonoscopies. I was so sick...she had a report from my OBYn. Set me up for surgery. Saved my life and well being. Somewhere in the early 2005.

Sharon Keenan May 03 2020

Review for Dr. George

Torn ACL. Dr Powell was highly recommended.

Alaska DP May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Powell

Diane Kelly May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Schweiger

Very thorough & gentle & explains all the procedural options clearly. Also provided a referral for an appointment with a neurologist to diagnose the numbness in my feet which has been a problem for quite a while. Thank you ??

Chuck R May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kern

Mark J. Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Flanum

Dr. Rathkopf is wonderful. She care’s for our two boys with A. T. We are extremely blessed to have her in their lives. Friendly a genuine to the core. Can not say enough about her.

Andrew Corbin Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Rathkopf

Richard M Lundgren Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Bonar

Dr Jansma is highly competent and caring. Also, the office staff is excellent. I highly recommend this practice.

Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Jansma

Dr. Jansma has provided excellent care before abd after my foot surgery. Her instructions are clear, answers questions promptly and in terms I can understand. Love how personable and professional she is at each visit.

Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Jansma

Fast, efficient, and painless.

Jeannine Rose Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Covington

The tele visit with Dr Lundebye was very successful. In fact tele visits of this type are a great idea with or without COCID-19 especially if one is feeling well and not need any lab work.

Jo Dagon Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Lundebye

Was referred to Dr Fix and so glad i was. she and her team are awsome

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Fix

Competent surgeon; always pleasant.

Ben Hull Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Flanum

The visit was very nice although I prefer seeing the doctor in person, but we have to do what we must.

Jeanette Hageland Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

He was very detailed and took his time and listened to me

Ann Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Flanum

Tele-consultation went well and the wait time was relatively short. I have been with Dr Clark for several years and he continues to answer my questions - factually.

Barry Reiss Apr 17 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

Had my very first medical video conference this morning with Dr Clark. I very much appreciate the opportunity to maintain social distancing while getting excellent medical advice and support. Thanks much!

John F Apr 17 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

He is great! Diagnosed a back problem quickly and referred me to a specialist before I had any permanent nerve loss. He is very good at diagnosing health problems and very comforting and thorough.

Bob Strobe Apr 17 2020

Review for Dr. Ragle

Dr Clark is very personable and professional. Easy to talk to, he's never rushed. He consistently takes his time to explain medical issues and answer questions in simple terms that are easy to understand. I would highly recommend Dr Clark.

Ken Apr 16 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

Professional and kind Apr 16 2020

Review for Dr. Jansma

Dr. Randall was very professional asked many professional questions and listened to what I said. He offered several solutions to my big toe problem and then took care of my toe problem. Thanks.

Apr 11 2020

Review for Dr. Randall

Dr. Allen has done excellent work to resolve my medical problems. I am 110% satisfied with his medical knowledge and abilities. I highly recommend him.

John Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

Made me feel comfortable

Apr 09 2020

Review for Dr. Flanum

Dr. Flanagan has performed three surgeries for me. I trusted him with my life and I would do it again!

Gretchen Apr 08 2020

Review for Dr. Flanum

Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Whitecomb

Dr Allen is always clear and straightforward. He has been especially flexible in finding a continuing course of treatment for me during the restrictions of the pandemic.

Frank Apr 06 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

Very quick but thorough visit with the doctor. Satisfied completely with all aspects of my appointment.

M. Johnson Apr 06 2020

Review for Dr. Ala

I went to see her a year or two ago. Took a long time to get in just to be rushed through my appointment. I hardly even spoke to Dr. Troxell. I mostly just spoke to the woman assisting her.

Apr 05 2020

Review for Dr. Troxell

Both of my knee surgery have been replaced by Dr Haughom. He is an excellent surgeon who genuinely cares about his patients. I wouldn’t trust anyone else in town besides him and his team.

Aaron H Apr 05 2020

Review for Dr. Haughom

He was great. Very personable. Staff was great. I am really happy with how they got things going.

David Kitzman Apr 02 2020

Review for Dr. Flanum

Dr Abbate has been my physician for the last 12 years since I was diagnosed with thyroid disease. I am incredibly impressed with his thorough knowledge of the disease and his treatment. I highly recommend him and his phenomenal staff.

Sherri Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Abbate

Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Ueeck

Glenn H Mar 29 2020

Review for Dr. Strawbridge

Over the past 2 years Dr Lundebye has shown a sincere interest in my health and has been very thorough in my care. I have recommended him to friends. A first class doctor.

Doug Morris 3/28/20 Mar 29 2020

Review for Dr. Lundebye

Dr. Renk listened to my concerns and provided a thorough examination. I have hope of finally getting some relief. She provided me with take home resources to try until I'm able to come in for another appointment. Beautiful facility, friendly and helpful staff. I wish I'd found her sooner.

40 year migraineur Mar 28 2020

Review for Dr. Renk

Carol J. Fuller Mar 28 2020

Review for Dr. Lundebye

Emergency situation during COVID-19 pandemic. Care was quick, awesome, Dr Hall and staff very professional and helpful.

Julie Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Hall

She is always professional, caring, and most of all listens to you and does her very best all of the time.

Jeanne L. Pifer Mar 25 2020

Review for Dr. Renk

Dr Clark is the best in caring for urinary problems and great to communicate with, and all of the others that I have dealt with have all been very professional and pleasant to work with, especially receptionist Kiley

Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

He’s the best

Wayne Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Relaxing,pleasant and comfortable

Emma Munoz Mar 22 2020

Review for Dr. Hall

Dr. Clark and the staff of Alaska Urological Associates are fantastic people both in person and on the phone! I appreciate all you do! THANKS!!

Jim Lowther Mar 22 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

It is always a scary thing to change doctors when you were with your previous for many years. But this change for me has been great. I feel very comfortable when I go in for an appointment.

Mar 22 2020

Review for Dr. Lundebye

Dr. Subramanian is known for her careful research and accuracy in providing the latest best practices treatments. I have been a patient of hers as have many of my family and friends. We all consider ourselves beyond fortunate to have been her patients.

Vicki Turner Malone Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Subramanian

Dr Prasad is a great. I really love him and his staff. No surgery is easy but I am so pleased about how it all came out. My husband is at ease too. Love them there. Would recommend them too everyone.

Elizabeth Criswell Mar 14 2020

Review for Dr. Prasad

Where should I start when I walk in here I feel valued and when I’m being insane I feel like I matter that I am being taken for . Dr. Rankin her staff are great

Denise Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Renk

Dr. Powell has performed multiple surgeries for me. I am completely satisfied with the life-changing results. I have recommended him and OPA to friends, family and colleagues.

Steven Carson Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Powell

Dan D. Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Martynowicz

Location

Providence Alaska Medical Center

3200 Providence Dr, Anchorage, AK 99508