Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital

90%

Patients that would definitely recommend

20% higher than the national average

Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital is a medical facility located in Santa Barbara, CA. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™ and Joint Replacement Excellence Award™.

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, 2021, 2020)

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™

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2022, 2021, 2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

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 better than expected

10 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

As Expected

Hip Replacement

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™

2022, 2021, 2020

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Pneumonia

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

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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88%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

19% higher than the national average

90%

Would definitely recommend

20% higher than the national average

Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%85%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%86%78%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%75%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%70%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%92%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%61%53%

Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%67%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%86%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Everything was very professional. The Dr and staff were friendly, helpful, took time to explain the procedures.

Richard Kreiner Sep 26 2022

Review for Dr. Taylor

Danna Sep 23 2022

Review for Dr. Shepherd

Dr Taylor & his staff are great. I highly recommend their services. Dr Taylor takes the time to listen to your concerns & discuss issues.

William Sep 23 2022

Review for Dr. Taylor

My follow up visit was very rewarding. Dr. Taylor is a good listener and explains everything where I can understand!

Connie Ludwick Sep 17 2022

Review for Dr. Taylor

Excellent, Great Doctor for Back issues and keep me pain free for many years. I unfortunately had to change my insurance carrier and was unable to continue seeing him. I highly recommend him!

Rick B Sep 14 2022

Review for Dr. Kahmann

Location

Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital

351 S Patterson Ave, Santa Barbara CA 93111

CallDirections

(805) 967-3411

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Contact Us

351 S Patterson Ave

Santa Barbara, CA 93111

Directions

(805) 967-3411