Banner - University Medical Center South

70%

Patients that would definitely recommend
Equal to 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

12 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
  • 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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68%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
1% lower than the national average

70%

Would definitely recommend
Equal to the national average

Banner - University 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%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%66%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%87%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%46%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%62%66%

Banner - University 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%49%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%66%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Hood performed spinal fusion on my back in Oct. 2017. This done when he was with Banner in Tucson. It was a complete success and I can now stand up straight. I would recommend him highly.

Rachel Marie Oct 31 2020

Review for Dr. Hood

Very kind staff and doctor. I immediately felt welcome and important to everyone. My feelings and needs were listened to. Nothing but great things to say about Dr. Cynthia Elliot and her staff.

Oct 30 2020

Review for Dr. Elliott

Daniela exhibets and emparts tremendous knowledge & skill fully answering all questions and listening to feedback. First visit was beneficial for both pain and fllexibility and I expect more from continuation of her care.

Ted Nordin Oct 29 2020

Review for Daniela Van Wart

DR WILD. Great Dr .. i have new knee. Can walk again. Everyone in TUCSON ORTHO AND TMC hospital. Were super nice. Listening to me. Answering my concerns. JOHN PAGANO. extra wonderful PA .. explains it all ..Dr Wild very very gifted Dr. Thanks guys. Love you all..

J.ANN Oct 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wild

The entire staff was kind and demonstrated caring attitude. Dr Annabi sat with me and listened to my concerns. He addressed my questions and provided a plan. Thank you!

Maria R. Oct 27 2020

Review for Dr. Annabi

Location

Banner - University Medical Center South

2800 E Ajo Way, Tucson, AZ 85713

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