Nanticoke Memorial Hospital

67%

Patients that would definitely recommend
3% lower than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (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

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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

12 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • 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

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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

67%

Would definitely recommend
3% lower than the national average

Nanticoke Memorial Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%78%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%64%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%53%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%72%66%

Nanticoke Memorial Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%58%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%73%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

He listens and he really wants to confirm he has been understood.

Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Agarwal

Karen Casey Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Howett

Stephen Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Dopler

Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Munro

I had a left knee total replacement in September and I am doing really well. He is an excellent surgeon!

Linda Riley Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Doran

Great physician. Personable, knowledgeable. Great bedside manner. Available when you need her.

DJ Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Herrera

after 6 years going there I have yet to ever see a Doctor. Find some one else.

May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Herrera

Very professional and thorough doctor and staff.

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Waked Hammoud

John J. Gangone May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Yost

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Helou

Very helpful and the environment was comfortable and friendly.

May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Harrison

Ron Williamson II May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Doran

Great bedside manners. Shows that he really cares for his patients. Love his office staff too.

Stephanie Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. Waked Hammoud

Had a hip replacement on feb 24 -Nanicoke Hospital. Excellent dr, hospital and educational program beforehand!! Walking after 5 weeks!

Georgene Pollicino Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Petrera

Apr 08 2020

Review for Dr. Agarwal

He did my intestine surgery. Could not eat for 2 months from the complications and infections.

Rich Apr 05 2020

Review for Dr. Carey

Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Balu

Dr Choy repaired my shattered shoulder from an accident. Every thing went well. He advised against joint replacement due to my age. ten rods later i am healing and doing physical therapy. I see his capable PA for follow ups. Impressed by the handling of my case during the Corona crisis

Barbara Mar 26 2020

Review for Dr. Choy

Outstanding healthcare provider! Kim is knowledgeable approachable and thorough. She listens carefully and addresses every issue

Gemma Hoskins Mar 22 2020

Review for Kimberly Brasure

I had my right knee replaced by Dr, Doran utilizing the robotic procedure. I was in severe pain before surgery and know I am on the way to a painless knee and a more active life.

Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Doran

Dr. Brooks Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Kim

I was not informed that the office was no longer seeing patients, although I have had an appointment scheduled with the doctor for months,

RL Tyrrell Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Olekszyk

Charles G. Mar 17 2020

Review for Dr. Doran

Horrible Experience. My sister had breast surgery with tons of complications

Mar 09 2020

Review for Dr. Hannaway

Performed intestine surgery on my mother and had many complications. Not to mention that he is arrogant with poor bedside manners.

Mar 09 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

Robert Allen O'Connell Mar 08 2020

Review for Dr. Munro

K. Baker Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Munro

I love her as a person as a doctor you can never get in. I have called numerous times no return phone calls. When you are sick they can’t get you in. I want a doctor when I’m sick not just for yearly physicals.

Mar 06 2020

Review for Kimberly Brasure

Catina Wise-Conquest Feb 28 2020

Review for Dr. Frey

WORSE DOCTOR I EVER HAD.

NEVER A PATIENT AGAIN Feb 28 2020

Review for Dr. Agarwal

Dr. Pedro has excellent patient skills and is excellent in his field.

10shot Feb 25 2020

Review for Dr. Pedro

Best doctor I have ever been to. Without him I would not be here today.

Dave C Feb 22 2020

Review for Dr. Simons

Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Merritt

Thought we were to see the doctor. Instead only ever saw his PA. Boo. Ease of appts., pitiful. Office nicely decorated.

Feb 07 2020

Review for Dr. Choy

Martha Mitchell Jan 31 2020

Review for Dr. Munro

Always excellent! What a wonderful provider, staff is very accommodating, professional and sweet!

Loretta Ross Jan 28 2020

Review for Dr. Anthony

GREAT SURGEON AND SPENDS AS MUCH TIME WITH YOU AS YOU WOULD LIKE . aNSWERS ALL YOUR QUESTIONS.

Jan 28 2020

Review for Dr. Piccioni

I had cateract suregry in jan 2020 it's the easiest surgergy - less than two hours and you are home now, eyes are both 20/20

chris heldt Jan 24 2020

Review for Dr. Munro

All about the $$$ not the loyal patient’s

Jan 23 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

Dr Perotta was an excellent doctor. He was caring and listened to my concerns. He did an outstanding job with my surgeries. I was never uncomfortable and my procedures were explained in great detail so I always felt informed.

Sue Jan 22 2020

Review for Dr. Perrotta

I saw Dr Doppler and I am completely satisfied with him and his staff. It is hard to believe the negative reviews.

Joyce Jan 20 2020

Review for Dr. Dopler

Richard Jennison Jan 13 2020

Review for Dr. Munro

Alanda Banks Jan 08 2020

Review for Dr. Waked Hammoud

Cataract surgery in both eyes. Went very well.

John Bennett Jan 04 2020

Review for Dr. Munro

I Had lasik performed recently. Dr Munro did a fantastic job. No pain felt during or after the procedure. Very professional

Eduardo Jan 02 2020

Review for Dr. Munro

Always listens to me about any problems. Explains my condition and recommendations for the health issues. Makes his patients comfortable and easy to talk to. In my opinion he is the best.

Dec 24 2019

Review for Dr. Appiott

Kelly Brown Dec 20 2019

Review for Dr. Munro

Dr. Munro is a very professional and an excellent eye specialist. I never had to wait any longer then 5 or 10 minutes from the appointment time. He always explained the process and made himself available if needed. I would recommend him highly. Glen Alonso

Glen Alonso in Dagsboro, DE - Dec 13 2019

Review for Dr. Munro

We love Dr. Shimko and Joy Maulik CRNP. They have friendly and personable bedside manner. They explain things in a detailed and easy to understand way. Very happy to have them taking care of me.

Donald Webster in Atlantic, VA - Dec 12 2019

Review for Dr. Shimko

Dec 10 2019

Review for Dr. Choy

Bob H. Nov 24 2019

Review for Dr. Trauger

Nov 23 2019

Review for Dr. Munro

I went to him for my arm dialysis access. I almost died while in surgery. Had many problems after.

Karen Nov 17 2019

Review for Dr. Carey

My mother was his patient, my aunt is a patient and I have been a patient for over 20 yrs. He always listens with attention to my details. I have a lot of health concerns. He stays on top of it with me on best courses of actions. I can’t recommend him enough.

Dawn Nov 16 2019

Review for Dr. Alarcon

Entered McCready Hospital ER in the early morning hours of October 13 with unexpected bleeding. The doctor and staff received us quickly and compassionately. Testing and diagnosing the distress successfully. Sending us home greatly relieved.

Nov 16 2019

Review for Dr. Rodriguez

It’s the most professional~well run facility!! Everyone is so friendly and knowledgeable!! I recommend everyone I know!

Nov 16 2019

Review for Dr. Perrotta

Tammy Nov 13 2019

Review for Dr. Perrotta

A very professional staff. I was treated for my complaint efficiently and with good result. Dr. Perrotta took as much time with me as I needed and my questions were answered to my satisfaction.

Nov 13 2019

Review for Dr. Perrotta

Dr. Lobo is very thorough and takes the time the patient needs.

Nov 12 2019

Review for Dr. Lobo

10year patient Oct 30 2019

Review for Dr. Alderson

Oct 29 2019

Review for Dr. Rodriguez

I was ready to put a gun to my head. I was in constant severe pain and no drugs provided any relief. Dr Y performed surgery on my spine and it was very close to a miracle. No more pain

Mary Lou Rentz Oct 27 2019

Review for Dr. Yalamanchili

Staff are very friendly. Doc will drop you as a patient immediately if you cancel an appointment at his Endoscopy Center. Also if you have any complex problem.

Lewes, DE - Oct 09 2019

Review for Dr. MacKler

Receptionist not very polite . When calling office , never ever able to talk with anyone and don't expect a call back !

James Paul Smith Oct 07 2019

Review for Dr. Bowens

Dr. Davis was very nonchalant in the care of my father. He ignored his complaints and he ended up in the hospital as a result. He never followed up nor cared enough to see how his long term patient was doing. I would not recommend this doctor.

DE - Oct 07 2019

Review for Dr. Davis

I would definitely give Dr Petrera 5 stars! Very good care and surgery. Always felt I was in good hands !

Alice Mazur Oct 02 2019

Review for Dr. Petrera

Sep 26 2019

Review for Dr. Nguyen

Sep 26 2019

Review for Dr. Antony

Leah and Sarah are great, so the 1 star rating shouldn't be reflective on them. Otherwise, the office is poorly managed. Long wait times, doesn't answer or return calls and billing/insurance claim errors.

Sep 25 2019

Review for Dr. Herrera

Extremely professional, caring, trustworthy. As well as an excellent surgeon.

Sep 20 2019

Review for Dr. Yalamanchili

Ron H. Sep 20 2019

Review for Dr. Wadi

Dr. Perrotta and his team have done wonders and taken great care of me. They are the best!

Sep 17 2019

Review for Dr. Perrotta

I have been with Dr. Balu for the last 15 years and my experience is excellent with him. He is personable and takes the time to tell you exactly what is going on and does not treat you like a chart.

Alice Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Balu

Sep 04 2019

Review for Dr. Ward

He is professional and very understanding when it comes to any concerns you might have regarding your procedure.

Maggie Swensen Sep 04 2019

Review for Dr. Perrotta

Phyllis Gary Aug 30 2019

Review for Dr. Doran

Dr Peratta was excellent he checked me out and was very timely with excellent bedside manner!

Aug 28 2019

Review for Dr. Perrotta

Staff is always very pleasant and professional. Kim is thorough and has very good patient interaction. Open discussion is a positive attribute.

Aug 26 2019

Review for Kimberly Brasure

In regard to the response from a Dr. Anderson who I do not know, I left 2 messages with Dr. Wadi's assistant, person to person, during working hours in regard to the problem and never received a return call and I did not call on a Saturday.

Aug 23 2019

Review for Dr. Wadi

Caring, takes time to listen, personable.

Aug 22 2019

Review for Kimberly Brasure

Cathy Rittereiser Aug 20 2019

Review for Dr. Munro

Excellent doctor - very professional and pleasant. I recommend him to anyone who needs an Endocrinologist.

Y. Aug 16 2019

Review for Dr. Padilla

Lovely staff, and Kim Brasure is wonderful. Spends the time to listen! Extremely competent and thorough.

Cindy&Tom McB in Selbyville , DE - Aug 14 2019

Review for Kimberly Brasure

Have been seeing him for 3 yrs, and being an RN myself I've pretty picky about doctors. He is very capable, very easy to talk to and takes the patient's perspective into account. Best doctor I've been to in many years.

Kathleen Perry Aug 11 2019

Review for Dr. Smith

Dr. Munro performed cataract surgery on both of my eyes. He is an excellent surgeon and I can't believe how simple he made the entire process. Thank you!

Pamela H Avila Aug 08 2019

Review for Dr. Munro

It was great I now have 20-20 vision thanks to Doctor Michael Munro

Lillie Boyd Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Munro

Very Good. She is direct and to the point. She also takes time to listen and ask questions. Her manner can be abrupt, but never disrespectful. She calls me when she is concerned about a text result and I can talk to her if I feel the need.

Sandra in Georgetown, DE - Jun 20 2019

Review for Dr. Gorra

Geof Storm Jun 18 2019

Review for Dr. Herrera

Jun 14 2019

Review for Dr. Herrera

Frances Mora in Laurel, DE - Jun 13 2019

Review for Dr. Munro

Jun 13 2019

Review for Dr. Yalamanchili

Dr. Doran replaced my knee in October and within 10 days I walked 1/2 mile; today I walked two miles on the Appalachian Trail. Thank you Dr. Doran for helping me be active again.

Aileen Watkins in Seaford, DE - Jun 05 2019

Review for Dr. Doran

Jun 02 2019

Review for Dr. Antony

May 31 2019

Review for Dr. Munro

Superb ... two weeks out from surgery ... total right knee replacement. Using cane, pain diminishing and scar almost healed.

May 27 2019

Review for Dr. Choy

Dr. Munro is very professional and knowledgeable. He took the time to answer my questions and explain my condition very well. His staff is very helpful and friendly. I strongly recommend Dr. Munro.

May 26 2019

Review for Dr. Munro

Location

Nanticoke Memorial Hospital

801 Middleford Rd, Seaford, DE 19973