Gulf Coast Medical Center

71%

Patients that would definitely recommend
1% 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™ (2019)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2016)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

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

2 ratings were better than expected

11 ratings were as expected

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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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68%

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

71%

Would definitely recommend
1% higher than the national average

Gulf Coast 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%76%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%

Gulf Coast Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%53%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%67%73%

Gulf Coast Medical Center

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Providers

6150 Diamond Centre Ct Ste 1300 Fort Myers, FL 33912undefined mi
215 Grand Ave Coral Gables, FL 33133undefined mi
Dolan Abu Aouf, PA-CCritical Care Medicine
Dolan Abu Aouf, PA-C
2776 Cleveland Ave Fort Myers, FL 33901undefined mi
3080 Harbor Blvd Port Charlotte, FL 33952undefined mi
Mercedes Acosta, ARNPNursing (Nurse Practitioner)
Mercedes Acosta, ARNP
4790 Barkley Cir Ste A Fort Myers, FL 33907undefined mi
7335 Gladiolus Dr Fort Myers, FL 33908undefined mi
1550 Barkley Cir Fort Myers, FL 33907undefined mi
126 Del Prado Blvd N Cape Coral, FL 33909undefined mi
14131 Metropolis Ave Ste 106 Fort Myers, FL 33912undefined mi
305 W Jackson St Ste 200 Carbondale, IL 62901undefined mi
9131 College Pointe Ct Fort Myers, FL 33919undefined mi
Dr. Heitham Ajlouni, MDEndocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Dr. Heitham Ajlouni, MD
8960 Colonial Center Dr Ste 202 Fort Myers, FL 33905undefined mi
16410 Healthpark Commons Dr Fort Myers, FL 33908undefined mi
10201 Arcos Ave Ste 101 Estero, FL 33928undefined mi
Dr. Javier Alfonso, MDNephrology & Renal Medicine
Dr. Javier Alfonso, MD
9240 Bonita Beach Rd SE Ste 2217 Bonita Springs, FL 34135undefined mi
1500 E Medical Center Dr Spc 5853 Ann Arbor, MI 48109undefined mi
Dr. Melanie Altizer, MDObstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Melanie Altizer, MD
15901 Bass Rd Ste 100 Fort Myers, FL 33908undefined mi
12700 Creekside Ln Ste 101 Fort Myers, FL 33919undefined mi
9981 S Healthpark Dr # 159 Fort Myers, FL 33908undefined mi
3033 Winkler Ave Unit 110 Fort Myers, FL 33916undefined mi
8960 Colonial Center Dr Ste 302 Fort Myers, FL 33905undefined mi
3680 Broadway Fort Myers, FL 33901undefined mi
1510 Santa Barbara Blvd Cape Coral, FL 33991undefined mi
39 Barkley Cir Fort Myers, FL 33907undefined mi

Location

Gulf Coast Medical Center

13681 Doctors Way, Fort Myers, FL 33912