Arkansas Surgical Hospital

92%

Patients that would definitely recommend

22% higher than the national average

Arkansas Surgical Hospital is a medical facility located in North Little Rock, AR. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™, Outstanding Patient Experience Award™, and more.

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022, 2020)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2022, 2021, 2020)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2022)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2022, 2021)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion procedures

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

  • Hip fracture following surgery

2 ratings were better than expected

10 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Replacement

In Hospital

As Expected

Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™

2022

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

In Hospital

As Expected

Spinal Fusion

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™

2022, 2021

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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92%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

23% higher than the national average

92%

Would definitely recommend

22% higher than the national average

Arkansas Surgical Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%89%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%90%78%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%80%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%76%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%91%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%68%53%

Arkansas Surgical Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%90%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%83%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr Abler patiently listens. Pun intended. He is thorough and never rushed, taking the time to answer all questions. I expected a surgeon to only offer surgery as the solution to my thumb joint pain. He did not. He said he lets the patient tell him if & when they are ready for surgery.

Cynthia Aug 06 2022

Review for Dr. Abeler

Very knowledgeable- listening skills top notch—personnel extremely helpful- answered all my questions

Aug 04 2022

Review for Dr. Moore

Dr Smith was knowledgeable and advised me what course of action we needed to take, which was not knee replacement, thank goodness. Steroid shot and physical therapy. The staff was quick and efficient, on top of things and quite helpful.

T Payne Aug 03 2022

Review for Dr. Smith

Alfred Hogan Aug 03 2022

Review for Dr. Thomas

Jul 31 2022

Review for Dr. Lorio

Location

Arkansas Surgical Hospital

5201 Northshore Dr, North Little Rock AR 72118

CallDirections

(501) 748-8000

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Contact Us

5201 Northshore Dr

North Little Rock, AR 72118

Directions

(501) 748-8000