Alvarado Hospital Medical Center

67%

Patients that would definitely recommend
3% lower than the national average

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™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2018, 2017)

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

Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in bariatric (weight loss) surgery

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

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

4 ratings were better than expected

9 ratings were as expected

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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

67%

Would definitely recommend
3% lower than the national average

Alvarado Hospital 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%77%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%59%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%84%

Alvarado Hospital Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%51%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%71%73%

Alvarado Hospital Medical Center

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Providers

6645 Alvarado Rd Ste 253 San Diego, CA 92120undefined mi
4500 San Pablo Rd S Jacksonville, FL 32224undefined mi
8860 Center Dr Ste 320 La Mesa, CA 91942undefined mi
4010 Sorrento Valley Blvd Ste 300 San Diego, CA 92121undefined mi
5555 Grossmont Center Dr La Mesa, CA 91942undefined mi
Dr. Gerard Arcilla, MDPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Dr. Gerard Arcilla, MD
6645 Alvarado Rd Ste 253 San Diego, CA 92120undefined mi
6719 Alvarado Rd Ste 108 San Diego, CA 92120undefined mi
Dr. Kamran Azad, MDCosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Kamran Azad, MD
150 E Colorado Blvd Ste 102 Pasadena, CA 91105undefined mi
230 Prospect Pl Ste 210 Coronado, CA 92118undefined mi
Dr. Gang Bao, MDPulmonary Disease
Dr. Gang Bao, MD
6699 Alvarado Rd Ste 2309 San Diego, CA 92120undefined mi
4510 Executive Dr San Diego, CA 92121undefined mi
6699 Alvarado Rd Ste 2207 San Diego, CA 92120undefined mi
230 Prospect Pl Ste 210 Coronado, CA 92118undefined mi
1430 E Plaza Blvd Ste E19A National City, CA 91950undefined mi
1180 N Indian Canyon Dr Ste W304 Palm Springs, CA 92262undefined mi
5555 Reservoir Dr Ste 203 San Diego, CA 92120undefined mi
Dr. Leila Bolandgray, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Leila Bolandgray, MD
5555 Grossmont Center Dr La Mesa, CA 91942undefined mi
Dr. Mikaela Bowers, DOEmergency Medicine
Dr. Mikaela Bowers, DO
20201 Crawford Ave Olympia Fields, IL 60461undefined mi
6699 Alvarado Rd Ste 2308 San Diego, CA 92120undefined mi
Dr. Steven Brody, MDEndocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Dr. Steven Brody, MD
7514 Girard Ave Ste 201 La Jolla, CA 92037undefined mi
8851 Center Dr Ste 208 La Mesa, CA 91942undefined mi
4510 Executive Dr Ste 206 San Diego, CA 92121undefined mi
6719 Alvarado Rd Ste 200 San Diego, CA 92120undefined mi
Dr. Michael Butera, MDInfectious Disease Medicine
Dr. Michael Butera, MD
6699 Alvarado Rd Ste 2308 San Diego, CA 92120undefined mi

Location

Alvarado Hospital Medical Center

6655 Alvarado Rd, San Diego, CA 92120