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West Kendall Baptist Hospital

West Kendall Baptist Hospital is a medical facility located in Miami, FL. This hospital has been recognized for Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ and America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™.

77%

Patient Experience Rating

13% 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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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2024, 2023)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2022)

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

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

  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

10 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

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Pacemaker Procedures

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Heart Attack

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Better than Expected

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Better than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Diabetic Emergencies

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Respiratory Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Better than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Better than Expected

Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Pancreatitis

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Gynecologic Procedures

In Hospital

As Expected

Hysterectomy

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

C-Section Delivery

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Vaginal Delivery

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Stroke

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

As 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

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™

2024, 2023

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™

2022

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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72%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

7% higher than the national average

77%

Would definitely recommend

13% higher than the national average

West Kendall Baptist Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%81%75%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%80%74%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%59%57%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%63%56%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%60%47%

West Kendall Baptist Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%66%55%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%76%66%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Weiner is unlike any doctor I've seen before for my holistic well-being. She has an incredible team that also provides preparation and integration for ketamine therapy, and goes above and beyond even to support in my general medical needs when my primary physician isn't available.

Lauren A. Apr 18 2024

Review for Dr. Weiner

Very professional and helpful, knowledgeable person.

Raul Alvarez Apr 18 2024

Review for Dr. Hoffler II

Dr Carolina is thorough and explains well. And a great personality!

Carole Merhige Apr 16 2024

Review for Dr. Orbay Aran

Ive been under care of Dr Escalona for about a year now and I couldnt be happier with the level of care Ive received. As someone managing type 1 diabetes, finding a good endocrinologist in this city was challenging, and I am glad that I was able to get an appointment with Dr Escalona. From our very...

Apr 16 2024

Review for Dr. Escalona

Dr. Kronberg showed medical expertise, communicated with the patient about the results, and went that extra preventive mile through his recommendations.

Laura Yanes Apr 14 2024

Review for Dr. Kronberg

Location

West Kendall Baptist Hospital

9555 SW 162nd Ave, Miami FL 33196

CallDirections

(786) 592-4319

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is West Kendall Baptist Hospital located?

West Kendall Baptist Hospital is located at 9555 SW 162nd Ave, Miami, FL 33196. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Has West Kendall Baptist Hospital won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

Yes, West Kendall Baptist Hospital has been awarded with Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ and America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ in the past two years.

Is West Kendall Baptist Hospital highly rated with patients?

72% patients recommend this hospital. See Healthgrades for detailed clinical ratings by specialty.

Does West Kendall Baptist Hospital score well in safety ratings?

Healthgrades tracks outcome ratings for 13 hospital services. View more details here.

How do I get in at West Kendall Baptist Hospital?

Phone number, appointment information, and directions can be found on Healthgrades West Kendall Baptist Hospital profile..

How does West Kendall Baptist Hospital rank in terms of safety and outcomes?

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Contact Us

9555 SW 162nd Ave

Miami, FL 33196

Directions

(786) 592-4319