Saint Joseph's Hospital

69%

Patients that would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average


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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in 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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69%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
Equal to the national average

69%

Would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average

Saint Joseph's Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%75%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%75%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%87%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%54%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%65%66%

Saint Joseph's Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%47%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%76%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

He always listens to you.

Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Bessette

Dr Ramakumar takes the time to explain everything. He's very compassionate and I trust him.

Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Ramakumar

It was a great visit. Marie Glisson seems to know what she's doing.

Marie L Metzler Aug 06 2020

Review for Marie Glisson

It was a telephone visit because of Covid. It went well. He took care of my yearly medical review. I was very satisfied with the call.

Cynthia Russell Aug 06 2020

Review for Edwin Gilliam

Sound to Winston is a very good doctor I trust her with my life she explains everything to me and her advise is very good thanks dr written

Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Wristen

Dr. Murphy is very professional and knowledgeable. She is a skilled surgeon who can handle a difficult operation such as the one that I had. I am very happy with the care and concern and help in giving me eyesight again! I do recommend Dr. Murphy for any eye problems you might have.

Lyn L. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Everything went well. He listened what I am saying plus paying attention and some physical check up. I was happy to see Dr. Sipos.

Nobu Jines Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Sipos

I highly recomend Dr Murphy

Marla B. Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Pregnant with my first. Super helpful and kind hearted. Was in pain to were I was crying in the office he dropped everything he was doing to look at me. Coming back if/when I have another one!

Zoe Yeager Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Decker

Love her, she is great. Would see her ever week if I could.

Gary T Aug 05 2020

Review for Marie Glisson

Dr Murphy from the beginning has been very pleasant, easy to understandand very professional. She did my cataract surgery which turned out great. I would recommend her to anyone. Thank Dr. Murphy

Michael R. Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Dr Morris was very thorough and very friendly. I highly recommend him.

Jack E Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Morris

Quick but provided services I asked for.

Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Morris

Dr. Baldwin was a lifesaver. Following a misdiagnosis by a neurologist he accurately diagnosed my condition in the hospital ER and arranged a specialist surgeon team for my surgery. My family and I are lucky to have Dr. Baldwin.

Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Baldwin

I have been seeing Dr. Decker for 13 years now. He is amazing and beyond caring, along with all of his staff!! Love them and will go for as long as he stays in practice

ChellyRenee Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Decker

I was very nervous to have my cataracts removed. I even postponed it for 6 months. The surgery was done in a very comforting and supportive clinic. It made me feel I was in very good hands. The results of my surgery were better than expected. I am very happy with the results.

Charli N. Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Tim Slota Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Christiano

Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Ho

Dr. Peart is wonderful. She always takes her time and listens. She is so knowledgeable and always makes me feel heard. I wish I could give more than 5 stars!

Susan Madison Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Peart

Great as always. Dr Peart is the best.

Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Peart

Love Dr Hoover! Kind and listens well.

Chris Wangensteen Eklund Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Hoover

Knee problem

Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Dixon

Caring, thoughtful, informative physician. Felt very much at ease with him.

Richard Kruszewski Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Greenberg

Always helpful and always compassionate! Dr Bessette is the kind of Doctor that you would never hesitate to call on for any ailment. That's why he has been my wife's and mine Primary Care Physician for 17 years! He's the best!

Robert J Fusco Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Bessette

From my first visit helped me understand my condition, what he would do to fix it, and always took his time to explain any questions or concerns. He cares about his patients always. Thank you Dr. Sipos.

B. Ann Boos Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Sipos

The staff was so friendly and Dr. Nicoletti was amazing! I felt so validated and heard. She’s very funny and welcoming! I’m so relieved that I finally found a good doctor!

Melinda B Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Nicoletti

KimberlyT Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Bhola

Efficient and Professional service with great attention to detail. Receptive to listening to background information that was important and relevant to my current situation. Highly recommended and impressed with the work that they provide for patients.

Patricia Bossemeyer Jul 30 2020

Review for Chelsea McNally

A provider who hears/listens closely and cares. No annoying and distracting laptop or computer screen in between patient and provider. Very nice person.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Marie Glisson

Very knowledgeable and reassuring, felt very comfortable.

Sue R Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

I believe Dr. Hu is one of the best medical professionals I have ever met. I specifically requested the VA send me to Dr. Hu.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Hu

full explanation of cateract surgery and willingness to answer my questions

James J. Q. Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Dr Wristen always takes the time to explain what she is doing and answer any questions I have. Professional and caring, consistently.

Nicholle P Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wristen

Dr. Christiano is a caring and experienced physician. He is easy to speak with, ensured I understood everything he explained and reinforced my confidence in hi and his staff.

Craig B Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Christiano

Thank you?? Dr. Moira I really appreciate you and I am Blessed to have you as my Dr. Sincere Diane Jimenez.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wristen

I'm scheduled for surgery on Monday. So far I am extremely satisfied.. I've been an RN for 40 years.

Chris K. Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Steck

I had a great appointment with Dr. Corica. He listened to my reason for the visit and developed a course of action that he explained in a clear and concise manner. I came away from the appointment feeling very satisfied that my needs had been met.

Al Culbertson Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Corica

Routine followup

Karan Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Nicoletti

New patient. Explained all my questions well. What I liked best, he had a plan for meeting my heart issues.

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Hoover

Very nice, listens, has recommendations. The staff was nice as well, got in on time. I will definitely continue to see her.

Nancy Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Wristen

Very thorough, explained everything completely

Gerald Herning Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Rao

Dr Anderson and the staff at Western Neuro are fantastic.

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Anderson

It was very good. Eddie is very through.

Jul 28 2020

Review for Edwin Gilliam

Great visit. Very knowledgeable and listens closely.

Michael Mathis Jul 28 2020

Review for Marie Glisson

Joy B Hager Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Excellent

Jim Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Ramirez

Dr Wristen is a wonderful Dr.

Nothing Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Wristen

Yes, without a doubt. Dr. Bortuzzo is excellent, knowledgeable, caring and listens to her patients. With Dr. Bortuzzo you are in expert hands who will heal you.

Irene M Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Bortuzzo

She is amazing, talked, shared, was not rushed and explained well.

Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Mercado-Sepulveda

Jul 26 2020

Review for Edwin Gilliam

Dr Hoover is amazing.....he’s kind, compassionate and very knowledgeable! I trust him, and when he says I’ll be ok, I actually believe I will.

Angie King Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Hoover

I have been seeing Doctor Chambers ever since I moved here from the Boston area in 2005. He is thoughtful, kind and above all takes the time to explain any and all questions.

Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Chambers

Dr Chambers is thorough with his explanations and has probably the best manner of any physician I have seen. He takes the time to explain and then allows as much tome to hear from the patient any questions and/or concerns.

Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Chambers

Dr Corica and his staff are outstanding in every way.

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Corica

Very nice personality. Very knowledgeable and cares about his patient! I was very pleased with Dr. Jones, glad my Dr. referred me to him.

Steve Huntley Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

DrBenenati, Professional, efficient, pleasant in manner, and patient focused,. Takes time to explain procedures and advise of when pain will occur!

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Benenati

I am a longtime patient of Dr. Bessette. He’s always very attentive and helpful and ready to answer any questions. It is very obvious that he cares very much about his patients and has a wide range of knowledge. He also has a very friendly, calming personality.

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Bessette

Dr. Dixon is the very best orthopedic doctor I have ever been to, and I'm 66!

Lizabeth Gayle Wheeler Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Dixon

extremely professional made my Septoplasty very smooth and anxiety free

Pattick Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Emami

Great listener. Flexible thinker very supportive

Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Bessette

Yes, she's a great doctor I've been her patient for 17 years.

Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Wristen

Marie was personable, empathetic, and thorough. I would recommend her to my friends and family.

Felicia Jul 23 2020

Review for Marie Glisson

Im happy she is now my PCP..had same one for 25 years,then 13 years before now. I like that Dr N will work with me to allow for me to be a part of the decision making in my care plan.

Diane Dill Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Nicoletti

Dr. Ramakumar puts patients first. I have always felt listened to and treated with the utmost care. He is one of the younger experts in the country, and he is highly respected. I would not want to get treatment from anyone else. Period!

Stephen T. Portell Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Ramakumar

John H. Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Ramakumar

My first virtual doctor’s appointment! Great experience! Dr. Dixon listened, had already read my x-rays, evaluated the condition, listed options and provided next steps - all with an air of confidence and good humor. Couldn’t ask for more!

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Dixon

Dr. Christiano did wonderful work on my DBS surgery. I highly recommend him for your needs.

K. Lambert Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Christiano

Dr Anderson is always very pleasant and happy to answer my questions. I appreciate him.

Marian Anderson Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Anderson

Ed was first(and only) Dr. to phone me. Visit was like being in office, except my chair was more comfortable than office chair. He listens (important). I am involved in my meds. (respect for patient).

Duane Barbour Jul 21 2020

Review for Edwin Gilliam

I 100% recommend Dr. Maloney. Best PS in Tucson. Been only 2 weeks since my tt procedure and I’m already loving the results.

Lydia Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Maloney Jr

Staff was very friendly doctor saw me unexpectedly. He walks every patient out to the lobby. Explained everything in detail better than other doctors have explained my surgery to me.

Debra Innis Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Berry

George E Morey Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Norris

My appointment went well. I didn't have to wait long to see doctor. All the staff are friendly and helpful. Doctor discussed treatment options with me & let me decide.

Barbara Sydnor Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Habibzadeh

Dr. Hu was great. Answered all my questions. Medical assistants were outstanding.

Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Hu

Marsha Tankenoff _Very Grateful Patient Jul 17 2020

Review for Chelsea McNally

Knows his profession, handles patients well, came on an emergency notice to the hospital. Wait times for scheduled appointments long. But he is probably very busy. No fault with his procedure, a very good urologist.

R. E. SHARP Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Corica

Absolutely...Dr. Habibzadeh is an outstanding cardiac care MD! He is highly skilled, knowledgeable and compassionate.

Judi Monday Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Habibzadeh

It was my yearly physical. I have been going to Dr. Bessette for over 20 years, and he is everything a great doctor could be.

Ruth August Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Bessette

We had a telephone visit. Dr was very nice and seemed interested in my problem. He listened to what I said and had follow up questions.

KH Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Christiano

Good guy!

Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Morris

Just great. He told me all my options

Allen Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Wilson

Rob Lewis Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Ramakumar

I felt comfortable with the doctor's analysis, suggestions and decisions about my eye care.

S D. Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

thorough , by the numbers , professional doctor. What a lady!! Thank you dr. Murphy

Don R. Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Dr. Ho is an excellent and caring doctor, I am glad to have him for my doctor.

Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Ho

Staff was very friendly. Dr Rao took time to answer questions and give details on the impact of the injury and what to expect. She was friendly and personable. I give this Dr and the business a gold star rating.

Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Rao

Dr Ho, his manager and his staff are all treasures! No matter how busy they are, everyone gets treated like they are #1

Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Ho

Explains and understands your problem

Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Ho

Dr Nicoletti is very thorough. She takes her time and never makes you feel rushed even though she is fully booked a month ahead.

Kelly Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Nicoletti

Dr. Patel is excellent in providing care to his patients. I have never had a doctor who demonstrates the level of concern that he does. He's a very good listener and he is always prompt is getting back to you.

Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Routine semi-annual checkup with Dr. Peart. Everything went well as usual.

Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Peart

A very caring Dr. will listen to you and give you medical advise and also friendly advise.

Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Jim B Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Rao

I had an excellent experience with Dr. Sipos in getting spinal fusion surgery. I recommend him highly.

Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Sipos

Thank you for your professionalism and expertise.

Shauna Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Benenati

Dr Corica was very knowledgeable and professional. He explained why he gave me the diagnosis based on my symptoms and explained the various options for treatment, starting with the least invasive.

Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Corica

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Saint Joseph's Hospital

350 N Wilmot Rd, Tucson, AZ 85711

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