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HCA Florida South Shore Hospital

HCA Florida South Shore Hospital is a medical facility located in Sun City Center, FL. This hospital has been recognized for America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™, America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Surgical Excellence Award™, and more.

58%

Patient Experience Rating

6% lower 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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2024, 2023)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Surgical Excellence Award™

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Surgical Excellence Award™ (2024)

Superior clinical outcomes in surgical care across 15 of the most common in-hospital surgical procedures including cardiac, vascular, joint replacement, prostate, spine, and gastrointestinal surgeries

Gastrointestinal Surgery Excellence Award™

Gastrointestinal Surgery Excellence Award™ (2024)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, and upper gastrointestinal surgery

Surgical Care Excellence Award™

Surgical Care Excellence Award™ (2023)

Superior clinical outcomes in surgical care across 15 of the most common in-hospital surgical procedures including cardiac, vascular, joint replacement, prostate, spine, and gastrointestinal surgeries

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 worse than expected

  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

1 rating was better than expected

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

Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

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

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Diabetic Emergencies

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Respiratory Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

Better than 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

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

Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality In-Hospital

Better than 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

Specialty Excellence Awards

Gastrointestinal Surgery Excellence Award™

Gastrointestinal Surgery Excellence Award™

2024

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

Better than Expected

Hip Replacement

In Hospital

As Expected

Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

As Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™

2024, 2023

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Outpatient Total Hip Replacement

In Hospital

Worse than Expected

Outpatient Total Knee Replacement

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

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™

2024, 2023

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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57%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

8% lower than the national average

58%

Would definitely recommend

6% lower than the national average

HCA Florida South Shore Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%67%75%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%71%74%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%50%57%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%46%56%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%77%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%42%47%

HCA Florida South Shore Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%47%55%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%67%66%

Providers

Provider Reviews

3rd visit in 10 years as I regularly see him every 5 years, he and his staff are very professional, and the Brandon Surgery Center where he operates from is clean, well staffed, and meticulously maintained for outpatient operations.

Jul 11 2024

Review for Dr. Saeed

Dr.Pavlinec is highly qualified and an expert in urology medicine. He possesses the highest academic accolades in the discipline of urology. He exemplifies compassion for his patients, expounds on medical concepts clearly, and responds promptly to patient concerns. Dr.Pavlinec dedicates sufficient...

Professor LaMont Flanagan Jul 10 2024

Review for Dr. Pavlinec

Dr.Tamboli is highly qualified and an expert in cardiology medicine. He exemplifies compassion for his patients, expounds on medical concepts clearly, and responds promptly to patient concerns. Dr.Tamboli dedicates sufficient time to each patient and incorporates empathy and kindness, culminating in...

Commissioner LaMont Flanagan Jul 10 2024

Review for Dr. Tamboli

Dr. Farooqi is knowledgable, intelligent, sympathetic, helpful, and prompt.

Satisfied patient Jul 10 2024

Review for Dr. Farooqi

She was very receptive to my questions and gave me great help with my problems. I will only see her when I go to the office. She is caring beyond any other doctor I have been to.

Jul 10 2024

Review for Dr. Dawson

Location

HCA Florida South Shore Hospital

4016 Sun City Center Blvd, Sun City Center FL 33573

CallDirections

(813) 634-3301

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is HCA Florida South Shore Hospital located?

HCA Florida South Shore Hospital is located at 4016 Sun City Center Blvd, Sun City Center, FL 33573. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Has HCA Florida South Shore Hospital won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

Yes, HCA Florida South Shore Hospital has been awarded with America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™, America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Surgical Excellence Award™, Gastrointestinal Surgery Excellence Award™, and 1 more in the past two years.

Is HCA Florida South Shore Hospital highly rated with patients?

57% patients recommend this hospital. See Healthgrades for detailed clinical ratings by specialty.

Does HCA Florida South Shore Hospital score well in safety ratings?

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

How do I get in at HCA Florida South Shore Hospital?

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How does HCA Florida South Shore Hospital rank in terms of safety and outcomes?

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Contact Us

4016 Sun City Center Blvd

Sun City Center, FL 33573

Directions

(813) 634-3301