Community Memorial Hospital San Buenaventura

81%

Patients that would definitely recommend
11% higher than the national average


Community Memorial Hospital San Buenaventura is a medical facility located in Ventura, CA. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

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 worse than expected

12 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
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection 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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80%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
11% higher than the national average

81%

Would definitely recommend
11% higher than the national average

Community Memorial Hospital San Buenaventura

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%82%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%81%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%63%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%87%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%52%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%66%66%

Community Memorial Hospital San Buenaventura

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%61%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%78%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Miss Caputo Oct 28 2021

Review for Dr. Bend

I needed emergency surgery and Dr Dorsi went out of his way to make sure I got the care I needed for my back and right leg. His NP, Jenna, was also very professional, supportive and quickly earned my respect.

Tasha S. Oct 27 2021

Review for Dr. Dorsi

I give Dr. G 5 stars plus. He is a very caring professional and extremely good at his profession. I appreciate the excellent care he has provided me and my family for over 20 years.

Larry Anderson Oct 23 2021

Review for Dr. Ghilarducci

Lisa G. Oct 22 2021

Review for Dr. Taras

Thorough with excellent surgical skills

Jeffrey P. Oct 21 2021

Review for Dr. Dorsi

Location

Community Memorial Hospital San Buenaventura

147 N Brent St, Ventura, CA 93003

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