Saline Memorial Hospital


Patients that would definitely recommend
5% lower than the national average

Saline Memorial Hospital is a medical facility located in Benton, AR. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™, Joint Replacement Excellence Award™, and more.


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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021, 2019)

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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

10 ratings were as expected

  • 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
  • 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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% lower than the national average


Would definitely recommend
5% lower than the national average

Saline Memorial Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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


Communication with nurses

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


Communication about medicines

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


Discharge Information

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


Care Transition

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


Responsiveness of hospital staff

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


Saline Memorial Hospital

National Average


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



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



Provider Reviews

Dr. Porter is the best! He has treated our family for stomach issues for years. We love the man, and feel lucky to have his expertise and experience in our lives!

Jul 30 2021

Review for Dr. Porter

I enjoy Dr. O he has always been nice to me and when I tell him what's wrong he doesn't hesitate to get x-rays or mri's or blood work to find out what's going on and if he can't he will send you to a specialist that can.

Holly Griffin Jul 20 2021

Review for Dr. Onyenekwe

B. Oliver Jul 06 2021

Review for Dr. Paixao

Dr Wright has treated our son off and on for years thru Birch Tree Communities. We are pleased with both Birch Tree and Dr. Wright’s treatment.

Suznwin Jul 05 2021

Review for Dr. Wright

Highly recommended!

May 29 2021

Review for Dr. Cook


Saline Memorial Hospital

1 Medical Park Dr, Benton, AR 72015

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