Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital

77%

Patients that would definitely recommend
7% higher than the national average

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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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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74%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% higher than the national average

77%

Would definitely recommend
7% higher than the national average

Salinas Valley 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%79%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%67%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%89%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%56%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%67%66%

Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%46%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%79%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

M. Mariscal Oct 06 2021

Review for Dr. Oppenheim

I have seen Dr Greenson several times at ER. He is EXCELLENT! Always concerned and communicates well.

Rita Xanadu Sep 30 2021

Review for Dr. Greenson

Very good doctor. I highly recommend him.

Dr Tanvir Khera is the best Sep 29 2021

Review for Dr. Khera

I wish we had seen Dr. Varma sooner, but nevertheless, she was caring, patient, professional and supportive.

Sep 08 2021

Review for Dr. Varma

Halamandaris preformed surgery on my back and caused me to be never to be able to walk again. I would never recommend him to anybody.

A.E. Gonzales Sep 05 2021

Review for Dr. Halamandaris

Location

Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital

450 E Romie Ln, Salinas, CA 93901

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