Good Samaritan Medical Center

68%

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


Good Samaritan Medical Center is a medical facility located in West Palm Beach, FL. This hospital has been recognized for Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ and America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

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

11 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
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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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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65%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% lower than the national average

68%

Would definitely recommend
2% lower 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%73%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%73%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%59%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%82%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%43%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%64%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%57%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%68%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Very good

Dean C. Sep 18 2021

Review for Dr. Hill

Bob Sep 18 2021

Review for Dr. Barron

Everyone in the office was so friendly and helpful. Although it was my first visit, I felt as though I had been going there for years. Everything from check in to check out was a breeze. Palm Beach Orthopedic Institute is my new orthopedic go to. Dr Wexler is my new Dr.

Tondra V. Sep 17 2021

Review for Dr. Wexler

Very professional and kind staff and doctor. I appreciate them.

Sep 17 2021

Review for Dr. Beltran

I have been going to Dr Hay’s for over 23 years! I love him! He is caring and informative! Both my husband & myself are extremely happy with Dr Hay’s and his staff!

Margaret Singer Sep 16 2021

Review for Dr. Hays

Location

Good Samaritan Medical Center

1309 N Flagler Dr, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

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