Lehigh Regional Medical Center

48%

Patients that would definitely recommend

22% lower than the national average

Lehigh Regional Medical Center is a medical facility located in Lehigh Acres, FL. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2023, 2022, 2021)

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

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

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Appendectomy

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Heart Attack

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Respiratory Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Pneumonia

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

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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52%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

17% lower than the national average

48%

Would definitely recommend

22% lower than the national average

Lehigh Regional 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%68%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%65%78%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%54%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%47%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%76%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%31%52%

Lehigh Regional Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%50%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%64%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Went thru years of treatment witout healing and expensive cost and Dr Walimire cured it very inexpensive. Now fixed. Been with him many years.

Beverly Masterman Feb 21 2024

Review for Dr. Walimire

she made me come into the office to refill my birth control and even after the appointment she refused to refill my birth control. very bad and unethical to try to force a medical procedure on a client as well.

Feb 09 2024

Review for Dr. Lomas

Forget the Miracle on 34th Street- Dr. Walimire is the Miracle on Plantation Road! After 15+ wasted months with various Lee Health doctors and wound care, Dr. Walimire is the ONLY doctor to find a healing solution for husband's injury and save his toe, with minimal pain! Trust Dr. Walimire-- he is...

Dr. Peter Walimire Jan 10 2024

Review for Dr. Walimire

Dr. Turalic is a good cardiologist. The staff is bad. I called this afternoon and was placed on hold for 23 minutes and 37 seconds. I needed him to refill a prescription. I had called previously so my pacemaker would be registered with Rhythm Management. They had no idea what to do. I was told...

Dec 14 2023

Review for Dr. Turalic

Dr. Gutstein is so caring, so very kind and incredibly professional. Dr Gutstein helped my husband, Donald Arbeene, through a difficult complication of Gallbladder surgery. And literally saved Donald's life. Dr Gutstein has guided Donald through his recovery daily and Donald is now going...

Donald J Arbeene Nov 07 2023

Review for Dr. Gutstein

Location

Lehigh Regional Medical Center

1500 Lee Blvd, Lehigh Acres FL 33936

CallDirections

(239) 369-2101

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Lehigh Regional Medical Center located?

Lehigh Regional Medical Center is located at 1500 Lee Blvd, Lehigh Acres, FL 33936. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Has Lehigh Regional Medical Center won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

Yes, Lehigh Regional Medical Center has been awarded with Patient Safety Excellence Award™ in the past two years.

Is Lehigh Regional Medical Center highly rated with patients?

52% patients recommend this hospital. See Healthgrades for detailed clinical ratings by specialty.

Does Lehigh Regional Medical Center score well in safety ratings?

Healthgrades tracks outcome ratings for 12 hospital services. View more details here.

How do I get in at Lehigh Regional Medical Center?

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How does Lehigh Regional Medical Center rank in terms of safety and outcomes?

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Contact Us

1500 Lee Blvd

Lehigh Acres, FL 33936

Directions

(239) 369-2101