North Suburban Medical Center

58%

Patients that would definitely recommend

12% lower than the national average

North Suburban Medical Center is a medical facility located in Thornton, CO. This hospital has been recognized for Critical Care Excellence Award™ and Gastrointestinal Surgery 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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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Critical Care Excellence Award™

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2022)

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

Gastrointestinal Surgery Excellence Award™

Gastrointestinal Surgery Excellence Award™ (2022)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, and upper gastrointestinal surgery

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

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

1 rating was better than expected

10 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Appendectomy

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Pacemaker Procedures

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Heart Attack

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Diabetic Emergencies

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Respiratory Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Critical Care Excellence Award™

Critical Care Excellence Award™

2022

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Gastrointestinal Surgery Excellence Award™

Gastrointestinal Surgery Excellence Award™

2022

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Gynecologic Procedures

In Hospital

As Expected

Hysterectomy

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

C-Section Delivery

In Hospital

As Expected

Vaginal Delivery

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Stroke

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Outpatient Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Pneumonia

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Spinal Fusion

In Hospital

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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59%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

13% lower than the national average

58%

Would definitely recommend

12% lower than the national average

North Suburban 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%70%80%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%72%80%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%52%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%53%62%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%83%86%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%44%52%

North Suburban Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%54%62%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Molavi failed to appear for 2 appointments. He never reviewed the ultrasound he ordered. I was placed on blood thinners but no notation was placed in my records. On return a month later, when I questioned Dr. Sharma because Dr. Molavi was not there he said there was no notation because they had...

Anita Fiddleman Feb 29 2024

Review for Dr. Molavi

I never felt heard, just rushed through “treatment” that has had huge gaps in care, and as minimal care as he could get by with. I had to self diagnose, and have my attorneys push further testing to get a very partial diagnosis, over 1.5 years! My case was closed by this doctor, well before proper...

Fern Feb 28 2024

Review for Dr. Wakeshima

Same visit per every six months, office visit to prescreen for breast cancer symptoms.

Feb 26 2024

Review for Dr. Fox

When treated last week by the Denver Heart Physician Care Group, the most distressing aspect of my experience was the encounter with Michael Wahl. Upon his arrival in my room in the ICU on Monday February 20, Wahl exhibited a caustic, demeaning, and aggressive presence. Instead of addressing my...

Poor experience with Denver Heart Physician Care G Feb 24 2024

Review for Dr. Wahl

Dr Browning is a good listener, provides good guidance and direction to me as I live with cancer.

Sandra Ricci Feb 23 2024

Review for Dr. Browning

Location

North Suburban Medical Center

9191 Grant St, Thornton CO 80229

CallDirections

(303) 451-7800

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is North Suburban Medical Center located?

North Suburban Medical Center is located at 9191 Grant St, Thornton, CO 80229. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Has North Suburban Medical Center won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

Yes, North Suburban Medical Center has been awarded with Critical Care Excellence Award™ and Gastrointestinal Surgery Excellence Award™ in the past two years.

Is North Suburban Medical Center highly rated with patients?

59% patients recommend this hospital. See Healthgrades for detailed clinical ratings by specialty.

Does North Suburban Medical Center score well in safety ratings?

Healthgrades tracks outcome ratings for 12 hospital services. View more details here.

How do I get in at North Suburban Medical Center?

Phone number, appointment information, and directions can be found on Healthgrades North Suburban Medical Center profile..

How does North Suburban Medical Center rank in terms of safety and outcomes?

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Contact Us

9191 Grant St

Thornton, CO 80229

Directions

(303) 451-7800