Tucson Medical Center

72%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average


Tucson Medical Center is a medical facility located in Tucson, AZ. This hospital has been recognized for Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2021)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

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

3 ratings were better than expected

  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection 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
  • 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
  • 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

72%

Would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

Tucson 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%74%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%74%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%60%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%49%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%56%66%

Tucson Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%46%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%64%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Jun 16 2021

Review for Marisa Kaiser

Great doctor that knows urology. He needs to take more time to answer patient questions.

Sharon Jun 14 2021

Review for Dr. Corica

Disinterested, almost seems sleepy... large gaps in knowledge and skills. MANY better Urologists in town... MANY.

A.Y. Jun 14 2021

Review for Dr. Wright

Dr. Anctil recently performed surgery on my left foot. He is very professional and explains everything in a very understanding way. I am happy with the outcome of my surgery. I highly recommend Dr. Anctil.

Joan C. Jun 12 2021

Review for Dr. Anctil

A great thorough and informative team. I am so grateful. Dr. Curtin and Crystal H. took good care. Dr. Curtin is a great surgeon!

Ada Jun 12 2021

Review for Dr. Curtin

Location

Tucson Medical Center

5301 E Grant Rd, Tucson, AZ 85712

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