Hartford Hospital

74%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

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 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in prostate removal surgery and transurethral resection of the prostate

Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve surgery

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

3 ratings were worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • 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
Learn more about patient safety ratings

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).

Learn more about patient experience
70%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
1% higher than the national average

74%

Would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Hartford Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%79%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%58%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%51%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%58%66%

Hartford Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%51%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

In simple words - Dr. Walden is a great Dr. and I highly recommend him.

Ron Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Walden

Excellent Surgeon Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Castiglione

Dr. Nelson is a wonderful doctor; extremely knowledgeable, kind, caring, and I highly recommend her without any reservations whatsoever. The people in the Enfield office were so friendly and efficient abiding by all Covid precautions allowing for an absolutely flawless visit! Thank you ALL!

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

Dr. Farrrell explain everything in detail, I was satisfied with my first visit at his office. His staff were very professional and courteous.

Freddie Avila Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Farrell

I felt very safe at the office; they took my temperature at the door and asked questions before I was admitted. Dr Farrell and his staff are very professional and efficient, there was very little waiting and my appointment was thorough.

Jo Benoit Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Farrell

Very meticulous, does not push surgery, explains in detail all choices with potential outcomes. Listens! Uses multiple methods to explain and/or demonstrate issues and solutions.

Julie Angelica RN Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Mazzara

Excellent, thorough, caring and compassionate

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Several years of pain in my hip resulted in spine surgery by Dr Esmende. The day of out patient surgery the pain was gone. After a short recovery period, I’m back to my old self and an active participant in my favorite sport! Thank you Dr. Esmende!

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Esmende

Very intelligent doctor told me everything I need to know and do the keep healthy

Kenneth Toce Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Curley

Trisha Gavagni Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Anaedo

Tracy Sakalis Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Senatus

Dr. Carignan is very thorough, takes time with her patients, and genuinely cares

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Carignan

Dr. Dailey is thorough, calm, respectful, and very knowledgeable. My multiple visits with him have all been outstanding. He is a gem!

Tom Ruderman Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Dailey

Mary Ellen Heslin Taub Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Beebe

Dr. McAllister and his team listened to my concerns and explained the procedure. I was able to stand on the knee(s) after surgery.

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. McAllister

I had an anterior hip replacement in March 2020 . The surgery was easy and recovery quick and uneventful. I am 78 and must say that if I were of an age to want to wear a bikini, I would definitively recommend Dr. Shekhman. He is a master at stitching!

phyllis martin Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Shekhman

D. Mongillo Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Walden

Kyle Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Mazzara

This was my first visit to a cardiologist. Dr Dougherty is wonderful. He has a friendly demeanor and explained everything clearly for me. I felt very comfortable and well taken care of. His office staff is very pleasant and accommodating.

Susan L Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Dougherty

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Mills

No waiting,efficient, Kind, covid awareness, Dr. Lee always gives me helpful health tips, Really cares about his patients!

Mark Benmaor Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Frost Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Dua

My visit was for an annual wellness visit. It was thorough and efficient.

Doreen A Tapper Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Jacunski

Very knowledgeable, helpful and pleasant. I like that I don’t feel rushed. He takes the time to explain and answer any questions. Thankful he’s my cardiologist.

John O Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Walden

Very patient. Takes a lot of time with patients to understand their issues and explain options.

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Ganeles

My first virtual visit went very well.

Peter W Jones Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Dougherty

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Mikolaenko

Visit with dr for possible uti.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Carignan

She is very knowledgeable about her job. She makes you feel comfortable, not to mention she is very friendly and interactive. She is the absolutely the best.

Crissy Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. MacOmber

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Weiser

Dr. Peters Gee has a calm and friendly demeanor. She displays patience and understanding and answers all questions, No matter haw small. She is extremely knowledgeable. I would and have recommended her highly.

Rosemary V. Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Peters-Gee

Enzo Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Panetta

karen Hein Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Hosmer

Dr Quinlan delivered my daughter who is now 28 , she is warm compassionate and knowledgeable. I would recommend her to with no hesitation.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Quinlan

Dr. Salzberg is the greatest!. Efficient, effective, caring and smart. My cataract surgery left me with perfect vision.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Salzberg

I have been a patient of Dr. Mozzicato for several years. I can honestly say that he has helped me a great deal. He is honest, a person of integrity, and truly cares about his patients.

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Mozzicato

My experience was excellent

Pappas Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Golub

I have high confidence in Dr G

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Graydon

Mediocre.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Parsons

Donald A. Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Tortland

Met with Michael for the first time for a physical. Prompt, efficient, took time to get to know me and my family history. Thoroughly reviewed past medical history, lab results and discussed my concerns. He was friendly and no nonsense. Absolutely will keep him as my primary.

Paul Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Moriarty

Jacqueline Sahadi Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Pilzek

Im deaf thanks for that ear infection. And lCk of an antibiotic. Complete loss of hearing. Thanks

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Schuck

Dr. Peters-Gee saw me promptly and was thorough in her evaluation.

Renana Kadden Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Peters-Gee

I wish I had begun seeing Dr Greenfield many years ago. He has been amazingly helpful in helping me get to the root of issues that have plagued me throughout my adult life and to find tools to manage my dysfunction. He deserves the highest grade.

EP Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Greenfield

He took out my wisdom teeth he was the best!!!

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Martin

I’ve been with Dr. Macomber for several years. She is amazing and I wouldn’t see anyone else! She’s so personable and professional at the same time, remembers my kid’s names and things about me, even with only seeing me 1x a year! Love her!

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. MacOmber

Dr. Jacunski has been my GYN for many years and I am happy with her as my provider

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Jacunski

Extremely competent and caring physician. Dr. Grady-Benson takes the time to get to know each patient, so surgery and recovery discussions are really tailored to each individual.

Colly Sponzo Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Grady-Benson

I have been seeing Dr. Tally for a number of years. He is very knowledgeable and caring. His staff is also very professional, responsive to my needs, and caring. I highly recommend Dr. Tally's practice.

Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Tally

Visit was great,fast and courteous service.

Carlos Santiago Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Walden

Office was well organized to deal with COVID-19; courteous; efficient. Dr Walden was very attentive, knowledgeable, and took the time to discuss my concerns about my medication and impact of losing weight on work out routines. Very happy to have Dr Walden as my cardiologist.

Rick S Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Walden

Follow-up

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Granquist

Happy Days Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Quinlan

Cally Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Dainiak

Great surgeon

Kathy Eckert Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Eisen

Arthur J. Brozowsky Jr. Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Banever

My appointment was on time, clean and efficient.

Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Jacunski

I love Dr Hemphill! He makes all of my visits go so smoothly. He is super informative and helpful. He lightens anyone’s day and doesn’t make you feel rushed or unimportant. I wish I could give him 10 ??

Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Hemphill

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Fritts

I have been a patient of Dr. Collins for 6 years. She and her staff have provided excellent care. They are responsive and take enough time to understand your needs and health issues. They also explain things well.

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Collins

Spent the necessary time to let me know what he could do and did exactly what he said. Phenomenal doctor and produced results beyond my expectations. Planning next event now....

Gary Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Martin

Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Esmende

I am very grateful to Dr. Dobrita for her attention, warmth, and high professionalism. She is the Greate doctor. Yevgeniya Tunitskiy. Bloomfield, CT - June 11, 2020

yevgeniya tunitskiy Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Dobrita

Fantastic!!

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. McAllister

It’s now 10 years since both my knees were replaced by Dr. Murray and I have had not one problem. I took the education his team provided to heart. After each surgery I did PT at rehab and then daily at home for 3 months and pushed myself, returning to work in 5 weeks.

Andrea O. Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Murray

Dr. Peters-Gee was thorough, listened to my concerns and took the time to get the complete picture of my health issues. Staff is was great as well.

Mare Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Peters-Gee

She nailed my diagnosis on my first visit. But she was very pregnant so she had to turn me over to a colleague.

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Umashanker

Shanna is an incredible urologist!

Jun 11 2020

Review for Shanna Gannon

Thomas Norris Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Esmende

Dr. Erick Lui is one of the most professional person, thorough, will explain all option for treatments, makes you feel like a real person, and will take time during the examination. 120% would recommend him.

Bela B. Jr. Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Lui

Excellent doctor. 12 years hi is my doctor and will not change him as long as he works. He cares for his patients. Has a knowledge of his field. He has patience and he listens. Extremely satisfied with service he provides

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Nascimento

Dr. Peters is professional, very knowledgeable and also very kind and personable. She answers any questions and goes the extra step to find answers.

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Peters-Gee

She was easy to talk to and very understanding and thorough. I think she is a great doctor.

Jen Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Sutherland

Follow-up visit--Dr. Farrell is always patient and thorough. Answers every question.

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Farrell

She is very kind and compassionate feel very comfortable with her...

Joan Angry Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Nadkarni

I was referred to Dr Barczak by my GI and he was great. I am a very nervous patient and he made the visit very comfortable and was professional and courteous and would highly recommend him.

Anthony L Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Barczak

Art Jun 08 2020

Review for Stephen Sales

Very pleasant, and caring.

Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Sutherland

Dr McAllister is fabulous. I appreciate his skill and his attention to details , especially about infection. His team is amazing too. I now have had a knee replacement and hip replacement... I feel great and I am so thankful for the care I have received from this team!

ELIZABETH DEVINE Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. McAllister

Dr. Granquist was extremely professional and exceeded my expectations. He took the time to thoroughly examine me and listen to concerns. His compassionate manner reassured me that I was in the best of hands.

Marybeth Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Granquist

Dr. Witmer got me back to golf after doing my knee replacement, I had a bad knee for many years and now I am able to do things again! The thing I like the most about him is he takes alot o time to explain things and really listens to you

Tom R Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Witmer

Really wonderful. Great doc, great person. We had a difficult case and he pushed on through. Definitely recommend him.

Lauren W Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Killory

I have been a patient of Dr Zelkowitz for “30 years!” He is the most caring Doctor I have ever known in my 68 years!! Not to forget, helping me with my countless illnesses! I don’t know where I would be without him! Congratulations Dr Z ?? Miss you!?? JANE JONES TOLLAND, CT

Jane Jones Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Zelkowitz

Dr. Dougherty listens to you to find out what you are feeling and treats you promptly. I’m glad I found him.

June Day Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Dougherty

I love Dr Tomak!! His nurse and certain staff members are awful. He should look closely as this was a reason he left Yale. Its happening here as well..

Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Tomak

DANIEL O'MARA Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Golub

Igor Blekher Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Ganeles

Kari Curtis Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. LaSala

Great staff and love Dr.Walden.He took his time and reviewed my labs.Very clean and organized office.Safe atmosphere especially with the Covid 19 .Glad I have Dr. Walden as my Cardiologist.

Anne Kiper Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Walden

Madeline Smedick Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Shani

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Hernandez-Trujillo

Dr. Schwartz is not only a great surgeon extremely skilled and knowledgeable , he is an amazing human being that will do anything to end pain and suffering for his patients and help them have a better and healthier life. I am so grateful that he is my surgeon and definitely recommend Dr Schwartz.

Mihaela Weaver Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

Best doctor on earth! Outstanding Oncologist and Superior Human Being! Knowledgeable, Professional, Responsive and Kind. There is no one better!

Barbara B Oligino Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Zelkowitz

John F. Pickett Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Machado

Location

Hartford Hospital

80 Seymour St, Hartford, CT 06102