Good Samaritan Medical Center

82%

Patients that would definitely recommend
12% higher than the national average


Good Samaritan Medical Center is a medical facility located in Lafayette, CO. This hospital has been recognized for America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™, America's 250 Best Hospitals 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.

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)

Top 1% in the nation for providing the highest clinical quality year over year

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)

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

America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Top 2% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality year over year

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2019)

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

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2018)

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

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

3 ratings were worse than expected

3 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

7 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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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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82%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
13% higher than the national average

82%

Would definitely recommend
12% higher than the national average

Good Samaritan 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%82%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%82%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%66%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%90%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%55%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%71%66%

Good Samaritan Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%66%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%77%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Carol Quirk Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Moazzam

I tore my ACL and meniscus on an ebike. This was my 3rd accident of some sort requiring surgery and PT. Dr Fitz is highly skilled and knowledgeable. His team and eveyone at Front Range are and arecalso good, caring people.

No more accidents! Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Fitzgibbons

Dr Tilton is a great eye doctor. He has earned my trust and I will let him operate on my family, and friends any time they have a need. Thank you doctor.

Guadalupe Vargas Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Tilton

I was diagnosed with stage 4 Hodgkin’s lymphoma, Dr. Moazzam has been very informative through the process. What I appreciate the most is his honesty and straight forward, and most important is his attitude, always very positive and happy. The whole staff at RMCC are so comforting and happy.

Dale Sonnek Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Moazzam

My first visit with Dr. Pater was a very positive experience. He took his time to learn about my issues. He didn’t jump straight to minor surgery. He wanted to investigate my symptoms and previous scans before making that decision.

KAT Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Pater

One word: awesome and best Dr.Strutt was simply amazing from my first visit till surgery and later The staff, facility, clinic and hospital everything was great

VishMan Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Strutt

My experience with Dr. Rajpal was excellent. I would recommend him if you are looking at any spine surgery.

Dennis Tran Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Rajpal

Dr. Kang is not only a skilled surgeon, but a very wonderful person. He engaged my daughter in the discussion for her surgical planning and educated me as a parent. My daughter’s case was a bit tricky, but he assured us that she would have a an excellent outcome.

S. Leos Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kang

Teri Doyle Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Meyers

Edward Mally Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Moazzam

Thorough evaluation. Treatment in process.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Wood

I am very glad to be Dr. Moazzam's patient. He is medically excellent and I appreciate that I am part of the decision-making about my care. He takes time to answer questions and has a very kind manner.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Moazzam

I've used Dr Goldman for a variety of services, and I've been very happy with all of them. My family and friends have gone to him as well, and also very happy.

Joni Masket Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Goldman

I have faith in Dr. Wood so would continue to be a patient.

Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Wood

Thorough, caring, and solutions-driven

Jacqueline Mrs./Ms. Jackson Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Wood

She listened and helped me figure out what was wrong with me/ so helpful.

Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Achuthan

Dr Pater is a well-recognized expert who provided me w/ excellent care, lots of explanation and a gentle, confident approach.

Ellen J Keating Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Pater

Dr. Busby is intelligent, informed and up to date, and diligent. Very friendly and takes the time to answer questions. He has been very helpful with my non-cancer situation. I hope to be able to continue o rely on him in the future. Great Doctor

Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Busby

Sam Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Cavanaugh

Excellent Dr. Clear diagnosis and answered all of my questions.

Andrew Goldstein Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Tilton

I was very pleased with Dr Schnell. He did not hesitate to try the cortisone shots in both knees. He said that if it didn't work that he would reexamine a new approach. I also said something about my shoulder bothering me and he said when I am ready to come back and see him.

Phyllis Marriott Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Schnell

Dr. Halterman is smart, listens and cares about his patients. He calls with test results and discusses items of concern with you.

Twila Shyrock Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Halterman

I would staff is great

Paul Maes Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Gerlach

Really a great team. Dr. Herrmann is a wonderful person and a nationally known surgeon. My breast reduction went very well and I'm super happy with my results. Rosa, Wendy, Camryn and Madie were awesome.

Happy Patient Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Herrmann

Dr Ma and her staff are very compassionate and explain treatment in an easy to understand manner. I would certainly recommend the team to anyone.

Valerie Wade Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Ma

Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Vanzura

Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Gerlach

I was really pleased that Dr. Schnell listen to my concerns, and was willing to try options like a cortisoneshot and physical therapy to see if my knee problem could be relieved without surgery.

Anne Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Schnell

Very professional all my concerns were addressed and the issue that required consultation has been resolved

R.H Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Villavicencio

R.S Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

M.C Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Villavicencio

He made me feel at ease and was very kind. Always smiling and I felt he really cared about my problem. I would definitely recommend him.

Patricia Jarrach Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Gerlach

Britt Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Cassara

TJ Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Gupta

Dr Strutt was able to not only do my surgery. He was a great motivation with my temporary health challenges. Exceptional service by Dr And office staff.

Chuck Grote Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Strutt

He knows how to listen and relates the medical research clearly.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Moran

Excellent consult. Cares about you. Educates you. Good follow up. No complaints.

JoAn Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Moran

Dr. Rothstein gives a complete exam and explains all questions. I trust his decisions.

Carol Ann Leslie Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Rothstein

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Ma

Sara S Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Kang

Dr. Gerlach diagnosed my problem very quickly and got me in for the surgery I needed just as quickly! I couldn't be happier with my treatment, I'm pain free and had excellent care!

Kathy Moore Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Gerlach

I've been with Dr. Barnett since 2013. He certainly has all the attributes that a person needs to be a great doctor. At the same time he is also very loving and kind human being. Anyone who is lucky enough to be under his care his very fortunate.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Harold Hawkins Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Kefer

She helps me understand what is the results of all tests. Shows true concern about me as a person.

Margaret Brett Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Browning

I see her twice a year and she is always ready to answer my questions and listen to my problems. I always feel relieved after a visit with her. Would definitely recommend her.

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

I had fusion of L4 and L5. I’m pleased with every phase of the procedure.

H.H Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Rajpal

Mark Twietmeyer Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Jensen

Dr. Ma is a caring and knowledgeable professional. However I have felt that the follow up was not up to my expectations. I had one visit with Bridgette since Feb.? I would like to be examined to determine if there are any other signs of cancer in my body.

Leta Bontrager Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Ma

S. Topping Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Moran

Dr Jensen is a compassionate and caring and I trust her completely with my treatment.

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Jensen

Very caring and thorough despite seeing him during a pandemic. Easy to converse with if you have questions

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Rothstein

I have been on a healing journey with Dr. Barnett going on three years. I consider myself very fortunate to have him as my doctor and friend.

Frank Lasater Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Great Doctor and great staff

Carol Schmidt Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Maymani

Very caring and always available to answer questions. Works well with my other doctors.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Browning

S. L. B. Brown Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Dr. Barnett is an intelligent, up-to-date, kind, caring, empathetic and down-to-earth person, just to mention a few of his great qualities. Ten years of care have only reinforced how lucky I am to have him as my oncologist.

Pat Mayer Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

I have had six appointments with Dr. Barnett. He is friendly and explains options thoroughly. He may prefer one option but it was always up to me to make the choice. He is patient even though his schedule is usually tight. What stands out the most is that he is both human and a gifted oncologist.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

I have been seeking care from Dr. Jensen for a long time and am so glad she and her caring staff are part of my healthcare team. She answers my questions with knowledge and honesty. Her compassion and experience make me confident that I am in good hands. I would recommend her without hesitation.

Penny Mathews Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Jensen

Televisit

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Andorsky

Very good. I liked him

Ivan Wakeford Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Dr. Maymani is caring, informed and professional. I feel confident in his care, and am grateful to have him as my oncologist while navigating cancer treatment. I would be quick to recommend him to family and friends needing an oncologist, and trust him greatly.

J. Parkins Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Maymani

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Ma

I am so grateful to Dr. Ma and her staff. They helped me through a life altering event. I honestly don't think I would be here without my faith in the Lord and Dr.Ma

Adam Quintana Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Ma

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Moran

Greatest!!!

Richard Mascarenas Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Busby

Have had confidence over the years with Dr. Barnett as my Oncologist. Feel comfortable with the visits and his professional advice.

Dale Thiessen Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

I've been seeing him for 9 years...very informative, talks all the options and carefully goes through all test results

Jay Browne Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Busby

I was extremely satisfied with my visits with Dr. Busby. He was professional and thorough. He explained and answered all of my concerns and questions. I would highly recommend him to all.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Busby

I was very satisfied with Dr. Busby approach. He was very professional, patient and thorough. I definitely can recommend Dr. Busby.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Busby

Dr. Moran instilled confidence in me to be positive about my cancer battle. There were so many scarry, dark and painful days. Thanks to him I am alive! What a miracle. I love everyone at the Tebo cancer center.I

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Moran

Mary H Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Browning

Dr. Jensen is a kind and compassionate doctor. She is thorough and has a good team of doctors and associates working with her. I am grateful for her care.

Suzan Steinberger Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Jensen

followup visit

Renate Cole Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Good listener. Catches everything. I want her with me throughout this ordeal. Great sense of humor.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Marsha Beyer Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Jensen

Dr. Mark got me through my cancer! He is straight-forward and professional yet is a very caring individual.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

The kind manner of care he has shown my sister prompted me, when I was later diagnosed with cancer myself, to choose him as my Oncologist. I believe I made the right choice.

Barbara Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Maymani

She has been my Sr for 6+ years. I trust her completely. She’s my command and control. She works extremely well with my other providers. So glad I have her on my healthcare team. Couldn’t be happier.

Ren Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Dr Barnett is thorough, Compassionate, and is willing to take as much time as I need. I gave him the highest recommendation!

Tom Collins Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Doctor Barnett is a very clever and patient Doctor, he has a very nice attitude and is willing to explain treatment options in a thorough and easy to comprehend manner. I consider myself fortunate to have found such a helpful and considerate Doctor.

David R Wilson Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Excellent rapport with patients. Willing to listen to what the patient is feeling or fearing. I saw him first for his hematology expertise. When I got breast cancer I asked to be his patient.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Michael Matthies Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Moran

He is THE VERY BEST! Professional, caring, extremely knowledgeable and most responsive. I highly recommend him.

Donna McCraith Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Maymani

Very simply, I'm so glad Dr. Maymani decide to Join RMCC and move to Longmont, Colorado. I have never felt like I was in better hands trying to deal with my CLL. He's on the cutting edge of treatment.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Maymani

Dr Fox is wonderful. I have confidence in her decisions regarding my treatment. She spends lots of time with me and always answers all of my questions and concerns. She is caring and always concerned about my issues.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

I respect him very much. He is honest and caring.

Cathleen Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Busby

Dr. Andorsky has treated me for 10 years. He is knowledgeable and thoughtful, determining the safest and most realistic course of action, open to discussion. And he's a good person.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Andorsky

The Dr. Is very thorough and listens very intently. I like him very much and highly recommend him.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Maymani

David Barr Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Moran

Twila Shyrock Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Ma

Knows me and my cancer. Keeps up to date on new chemo options and discusses them with me. I trust his plan for my treatment and would be willing to talk to anyone about my experiences.

dean fogerty Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Andorsky

I have been seeing Dr. Rothstein for several years for treatment of glaucoma. He is always friendly, thorough in his explanations, and extremely competent in performing any treatment needed. Definitely a pleasure to work with!

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Rothstein

I had an emergency problem and Dr. Tilton agreed to fit me into his busy schedule the next day since none of the doctors were in the office that day. He was very kind and explained everything I needed to know. I would not hesitate to recommend Dr. Tilton. Kudos to him..............

Betty Rosen Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Tilton

Dr Shah was very open about the the positives and negatives of hip replacement surgery. I feel the outcome of my replacement surgery couldn’t of gone any better. I was able to play golf at end of 6 weeks after surgery. I’ll definitely use Dr Shah on my other hip.

Doug Baesler Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Doctor Rothstein has been taking care of my glaucoma for a few years now and I have been very satisfied with his attention to detail, his patience when listening and explaining things, and his ability to resolve my eye issue successfully.

Dkrams Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Rothstein

Location

Good Samaritan Medical Center

200 Exempla Cir, Lafayette, CO 80026

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