Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital

66%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average


Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital is a medical facility located in Grass Valley, CA. This hospital has been recognized for Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

10 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
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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65%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% lower than the national average

66%

Would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%77%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%80%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%64%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%90%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%60%66%

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital

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%71%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Highly recommend Dr. Spin. He also worked with our friend Curt Schollerman, he and his wife felt very good about using him as their kidney doctor. My husband sees Dr. Spin and I am looking into seeing him myself.

Rodger and Debbie Fisher Sep 16 2021

Review for Dr. Spin

I have seen Dr. M for yearly skin checks. Always find him to be friendly & informative, as are his staff members. I give him high ratings!

Amy P. Sep 16 2021

Review for Dr. Muellenhoff

love, love, love the staff and especially Dr. Maldonado! He truly put my mind at ease for first time Sclerotherapy injections! Thank you so much!

S. M. Sep 15 2021

Review for Dr. Maldonado

Overall , loving the results. Dr. M. and his staff were clear on their instructions and follow up care. Outstanding staff and smiling goes a long way. Would recommend to friends.

S. S. Sep 15 2021

Review for Dr. Maldonado

Everyone was very friendly and helpful. I have had Sclerotherapy injections before and this was a superior experience. I had almost no pain and Dr. Maldonado explained everything thoroughly and clearly.

K. D. Sep 15 2021

Review for Dr. Maldonado

Location

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital

155 Glasson Way, Grass Valley, CA 95945

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