Milford Hospital

72%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

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

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or 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

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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

72%

Would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

Milford Hospital

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%79%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%89%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%53%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%73%66%

Milford Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%57%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%82%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

It was Perfect. She answered every question without hesitation and very professionally. She came to me through my request from my doctor who is retiring and I have great respect For. She is absolutely the right doctor for me.

Mary McCooey Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Werely

Edith Ferretti Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Ramadan

My visit to the Fairfield office is always great. The staff is excellent but Dr Kunkes is the best! He is very passionate and an awesome doctor.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Kunkes

barbara r tonucci Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Sharpe

b.a.Cooper Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Reilly

I have the utmost respect for Dr. Reznik and his staff. I have always received the best medical care I could hope for. I can't say enough good things about him. I have had a meniscus repair and injections for the arthritis I have in my knees.

Janis Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Reznik

I thought the Milford office was well run and I found Dr. Hass very warm and comfortable. Very easy to talk to and I felt he truly was listening.

Dotti Bateman Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Hass

I’m most geatful of his time and expertise!

Abbie Davies Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kunkes

Vincent Sorrentino Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Voldman

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

Without a doubt the best. Always takes time to listen and give his wisdom on treatments. Been with him for 16 years. Couldn't imagine seeing anyone else.

Mark Berkeley Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Tuohy

Dr. Lahav listened to me and discuss my condition with me. He took the time to answer any questions.

Darlene Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Lahav

Thee most caring, kind, smart, easy to talk to understanding Dr. I have ever met. Excellent bedside matters. I highly recommend Dr. E. Tuohy to the world of hearts. Thank you For being so kind and caring to me. His motto to me was “I figured you wanted to live” Yes he made it happen.

Mrs. Owens Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Tuohy

took me right away. had large tumor removed from chest he was great. no pain after surgery. every nurse at hospital had nothing but good things to say about him

vind May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Arons

Caroline May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

What can I say! He saved my life..

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Tuohy

Dr Kunkes is amazing.. He takes the time to explain EVERYTHING in layman's terms

Lydia Ganz May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Kunkes

great clinician, took plenty of time with me

May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Weisman

It was done by televidio, which to me was pretty cool.

Juan Hernandez Jr. May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Schussheim

I have often recommended Dr. Kunkes. During those fearful moments trying to understand my old heart diagnosis, Dr. Kunkes helped me navigate all the steps to have me come out healthier and saner for sure! I am so grateful!

Nancy May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kunkes

Dr Kunkes listens. He is very caring and professional. I recommend him to my friends.

Lou Ciccarello May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Kunkes

When discussing my heart with Dr. Kunkes, I feel at ease. I can sense that he cares and that I am receiving the best possible care with the team at their office.

Stuart S May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Kunkes

My family member has been trying to get the surgery for over a year and they keep cancelling the appointment due to “an emergency” and rescheduling for 2-3 months then they cancel that one. Office is not competent. The insurance has already approvec the surgery so it is the office that is at fault

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Fridman

I have been under Dr. Schussheim’s care for 8 years and cannot say enough good things about him. He is everything I would want in a doctor and more. I would recommend him to anyone in need of his specialty.

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Schussheim

I have gone to Dr. Kunkes for years. He has always had my best interest at heart.

Janet May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Kunkes

Dr. Schussheim is thorough and direct. His sense of humor is much appreciated.

David Faile May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Schussheim

Excellent staff- cognizant of safety procedures at this time of Covid 19. Dr. Schachter was very helpful and excellent in my medical treatment. I’m very appreciative. Thank you

Phyllis Merriam May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Schachter

Love Dr Schussheim. We go back and forth on opinions of treatments and medications and he always helps me make a very educated decision. I can count on him for my heart health.

Patricia Crown May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Schussheim

R. Sands May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Wijesekera

Mr. Murphy Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Wijesekera

He continually dismisses his PA's diagnoses. For steroid injections, fall into queue and you'll just be a number.

Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Wijesekera

Really Awesome Dr. She really takes the time to listen to her patients and truly cares about their well being. 11 stars out of a 1-10 rating!

Denice Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Wang

Dr was very precise and examined my records and advised with follow up appointments on his recommendations. Very good adviser and was just doing a courteous examinations for pre surgery approval. Dr Touhy was off the day i need the approval

Nicholas Mennillo Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Schussheim

Susinct, accurate, always on time and knowledgable about my particular situation.

Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Schussheim

I always find Dr. Kunkes to be thorough, thoughtful and kind. I never hesitate to refer friends if or when they are looking for a cardiologist.

Deb Smey Apr 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kunkes

He was my doctor for nearly 40 years. He was a terrific doctor. He helped me many times through many things during those years. I am really glad that he retired because he really deserves a good rest after all the years of helping so many people. I knew I was going to miss him.

marie Apr 19 2020

Review for Dr. Wang

Apr 19 2020

Review for Dr. Har

he's great

efrain gonzalez jr Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Tuohy

This was a phone apointment. Dr Kunkes is professional, smart and he listens,

john Lambert Apr 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kunkes

Charles Monaghan Apr 06 2020

Review for Dr. Parks

Nancy Papa Apr 03 2020

Review for Dr. Hass

I love Dr.Kim, she is always kind, concerned ,thorough and wise. You can not do better. I am a retired RRT, CCP and have 40 years in acute care medicine and cardiac surgery patient care. I am not easily impressed.

Frederick m gregory jr Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kim

Getting appointment was quick, staff friendly, Dr W was very attentive, compassionate, understanding and knowledgeable. Feel very comfortable in his care.

Becky Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Wijesekera

I felt it was a very good choice to see Dr. Lynch, Great Staff, Office, I felt I was in a long cabin in Montana With the stain door's and trim work also the color of the walls had a calming affect. "Don't Laugh" it really felt like Home.

Enver Azize Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Lynch

Dr. Blondin seemed to make light of a serious situation & did not keep his word on having another doctor or his office call me for a very necessary consult. Stay away! “Next case,” ran out of the exam room to see another patient.

Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Blondin

DR Wijesekera is great at what he does and is very kind and concerned. His office always calls back and answers any concerns you may have.

Sal Rizzo Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. Wijesekera

Dr. Saunders is professional, friendly, transparent (i.e., honest when he does not know or there is no good answer), in short, a pleasure to do business with. In life, it does not matter what you have, it matters who you are with. He is on the A-team.

DocJava Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Saunders

Dr. John Irving is an excellent surgeon and is rated as top Doc. His staff is very professional and his surgical procedures are top notch and less invasive and recovery time is much quicker. He comes highly recommended and if I could give him more than 5 stars, I would.

JOHN NAGORSKI Mar 20 2020

Review for Dr. Irving

Dr. Lynch is so very knowledgeable and clear, when he explains your issue, that the patient begins to feel comfortable with all medical decisions. I trust his medical and surgical skills completely.

Christine More Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Lynch

Dr. Floch makes you feel so comfortable and welcoming and his staff are amazing.

Sal Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Floch

Long wait no one in the waiting room.

Kari West Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Har

Great clinician and great caregiver. Dr. Schussheim is a wonderful doctor

Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Schussheim

Dr. Touhy is the greatest. Without his skill and caring, I really doubt I would have not only survived my heart attack, but are 100% now. Thanks, Doc!

Pete Maglaris Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Tuohy

Dr. Floch is funny and personable. He listened to me when I explained my symptoms and told me step by step of what my surgery will entail. I am so happy to have him in my corner!!!

Meagan N Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Floch

Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic! Great at explaining things…

Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Blondin

Mark Pesticci Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Lahav

Dr Saunders is a great doctor. He really listens and really cares.

Feb 28 2020

Review for Dr. Saunders

Gloria Onorato Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Zomback

Everyone in the office was very nice.They answered all my questions.Dr Fridman was very nice.

Chella Feb 20 2020

Review for Dr. Fridman

Shelly Kinori in Fairfield , CT - Feb 16 2020

Review for Dr. Lahav

Very personable, explains procedures. Down to earth MD.

Paul Feb 13 2020

Review for Dr. Fridman

excellent doctor

Feb 11 2020

Review for Dr. Schussheim

Dr. Reznik is a highly skilled and experienced physician. From a patient perspective, it is also critically important to me that he is an excellent communicator.

Deborah R. Feb 11 2020

Review for Dr. Reznik

Feb 11 2020

Review for Dr. Lynch

Dr Reznik displayed wonderful bed side manner. He was knowledgeable and able to answer all my questions and provided solutions. Staff was efficient and friendly

Feb 11 2020

Review for Dr. Reznik

RD in New Canaan, CT - Feb 11 2020

Review for Dr. Werely

The entire office staff was so welcoming and pleasant. Dr. Fridman made me feel very comfortable and excited to have my surgery.

Diane Whelton Feb 08 2020

Review for Dr. Fridman

Dr. Kunkes answered my questions,very thorough in my examination.

Feb 03 2020

Review for Dr. Kunkes

I have been a patient of Dr. Schussheim for many years and have the utmost confidence in his treatment of my heart condition. The office staff is a pleasure to work with and I've never had a problem resolving any questions or issues regarding my care. This is without a doubt a five-star practice.

Barbara Hillman Feb 03 2020

Review for Dr. Schussheim

Dr. W was highly recommended and I wasn’t disappointed. He is truly the nicest Dr. I’ve seen.

Feb 02 2020

Review for Dr. Wijesekera

Dr. Kunkes made time for me based on a concern I was having although I know how busy he is. He asks great questions, listens and was very methodical in his approach. I think he’s wonderful.

Darlene Pianka Jan 31 2020

Review for Dr. Kunkes

Jan 30 2020

Review for Dr. Brammer

Dr. Saunders is the most caring and compassionate doctor I have ever been too. He listens to you and takes time to explain things. I have been going to him for at least 20 years.

Debra Fuentes Jan 29 2020

Review for Dr. Saunders

JOHN P. Jan 29 2020

Review for Dr. Lu

Deb Connor Jan 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wijesekera

Always a pleasure. I feel comfortable with his bedside manner, explanations, and plan for my good health. Knowlegable physician than instills me with confidence. Dr. S. always listens to me.

BBJ Jan 27 2020

Review for Dr. Schussheim

This doctor is a 5 star.

Jan 26 2020

Review for Dr. Fridman

Dr.Floch is excellent .He is very professional ,knowledgable and patient.

mermaid Jan 23 2020

Review for Dr. Floch

Janice C. Jan 22 2020

Review for Dr. Weisman

Dr. Neil Floch listened patiently to my concerns and asked pertinent questions. He is an excellent problem solver, and he made certain that I understood what he was explaining. He boosted my confidence and reduced my fears. Dr. Floch knows how to help his patients to succeed.

Nancy Glater Jan 16 2020

Review for Dr. Floch

I have been seeing Dr Weinstein for past 13 years. He explains what he is going to do and why he is taking this approach.Another plus is that most of the time ,I understand his explanations. The office is run very efficently with appointments taken on or near scheduled time.

Jan 09 2020

Review for Dr. Weinstein

You can tell he is passionate about his work. I would recommend him to everyone.

Jan 08 2020

Review for Dr. Weisman

Especially liked the time he took to explain why the pain was occurring and what was to be done to alleviate it.

Jan 07 2020

Review for Dr. Lahav

MaryAnn Rapuano Jan 04 2020

Review for Dr. Lynch

I have been a patient of Dr. Saunders for 15 years. He is extremely competent, caring and extremely knowledgeable. I highly recommend Dr. Saunders. His staff is also very accommodating. Regards, John Braden Weston, Ct LT. WVFD

Dec 28 2019

Review for Dr. Saunders

Saw Dr Reilly for breast reconstruction - he and his staff immediately put me at ease and we’re extremely supportive throughout the process, and I’m very happy with the results.

Dec 26 2019

Review for Dr. Reilly

I feel lucky to have Dr. Floch as my doctor. He takes the time to answer any and all questions and explains everything fully. I look forward to working with him towards a healthier me.

Dec 20 2019

Review for Dr. Floch

Excellent communicator. Explains things so the layman can understand.

Alan Horowitz in Milford - Dec 20 2019

Review for Dr. Schussheim

Dr.Lahav replaced both of my knees almost 4 years ago. I now walk every day & am pain free. Will always be grateful to him for his skill & his sweet personality.

Terry Dec 19 2019

Review for Dr. Lahav

Excellent Dr and his appointments are always on time.

Tammy Dec 17 2019

Review for Dr. Reznik

Dec 16 2019

Review for Dr. Patel

Dr. Irving was recommended to me by a family member. I am very happy that I chose Dr. Irving to treat me for my osteoarthritis. I recently had a bilateral full knee replacement. I am so happy with my surgery and my recovery.

Elizabeth Stowe Dec 14 2019

Review for Dr. Irving

Ray D'Antonio Dec 11 2019

Review for Dr. Irving

Excellent Medical Team & Staff Glad To Support Patients, Staff, Families, Children, Parents, Community In My Roles Of EAP Consultant, Parent Educator and Adolescent/Marriage/Family Therapist Laurence C. Segall, LCSW, Trumbull, Ct 06611

Laurence C. Segall, Child-Adolescent-Family Therap Dec 11 2019

Review for Dr. Antonico

Dec 10 2019

Review for Dr. Tuohy

Dr. Reznik always explains things so that I can understand. He has performed many knee surgeries on me, as well as treating me for other Orthopaedic issues. He has a kind demeanor. He is the best!

Dec 10 2019

Review for Dr. Reznik

Location

Milford Hospital

300 Seaside Ave, Milford, CT 06460