Good Samaritan Hospital

71%

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


Good Samaritan Hospital is a medical facility located in San Jose, CA. This hospital has been recognized for Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™, Coronary Intervention Excellence 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.

Learn more about our awards methodology

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2021)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

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

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • 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
Learn more about patient safety ratings

Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

Research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you

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).

Learn more about patient experience
65%

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

71%

Would definitely recommend
1% higher than the national average

Good Samaritan Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%76%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%73%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%58%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%83%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%47%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%54%66%

Good Samaritan Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%42%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%68%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Eye health is such an important part of your life, you need someone you can trust to be thorough. I have been taking my whole family to see Dr. Wu for years and I just love her. She is so kind and so helpful, I couldn’t imagine going anywhere else.

Lucy Jun 12 2021

Review for Dr. Wu

very caring

Jennifer H. Jun 12 2021

Review for Dr. Wilturner

Dr. Mehta Is a confident, caring and Informative provider that I have complete trust in. She assisted me with a disc herniation and my care was top notch. I highly recommend her to anyone who needs an attentive and highly professional doctor!

Lynn Wong Jun 11 2021

Review for Dr. Mehta

Both the Dr. and the nurse cared about me & my visit. The Dr. was very knowledgeable. The visit was great.

My name is Joann Cervantez. Jun 11 2021

Review for Dr. Abidi

Dr foglar fixed my hands and wrists after a dig attack . He restored my hands and wrists !! He is a miracle Doctor!! Staff are excellent too

Lorraine P Jun 10 2021

Review for Dr. Foglar

Location

Good Samaritan Hospital

2425 Samaritan Dr, San Jose, CA 95124

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Good Samaritan Hospital located?

Has Good Samaritan Hospital won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

Does Good Samaritan Hospital score well in safety ratings?