Saint Vincent's Medical Center Riverside

74%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

3 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

8 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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
  • 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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71%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% higher than the national average

74%

Would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Saint Vincent's Medical Center Riverside

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%77%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%78%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%61%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%87%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Saint Vincent's Medical Center Riverside

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%59%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%68%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I would highly recommend Dr Hakim

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Hakim

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Deveau

Love the compassion and personal approach of the team. Dr. Esser is amazingly knowledgeable to his patients needs.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Esser

Great doctor

Joe Neltner May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Pearce

Suzi Plaine May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Perkins

A very personable provider who listen to me and explain what was going on

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Deveau

I was fortunate to have Dr. Lee do my surgery 14 yrs ago....I had a triple by-pass with recommended maze procedure...doing great today thanks to this great doctor...???? Charles lesher Physician Assistant USN retired

Charles lesher May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

It was great

Deborah Young May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Puckett

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Esser

I have been very pleased with the results of the procedure administered by Dr. Esser. He has been extremely responsive to all my concerns. There has been significant improvement in the functioning of my knees and pain reduction.

Freda Reid May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Esser

Very good visit. Dr Shirley was very friendly, knowledgeable and efficient. Went over my x-rays with me and explained what he was seeing and what he could do for me. I felt very comfortable with him. Would highly recommend him.

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Shirley

Dr Murphy is an Awesome doctor I have had more than one occasion I had to see him unfortunately and he has been Great personable and made sure I understood what was going to be done each time can't thank him enough

Anthony Jude Ferrizzi May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Great experience in this very trying time. Dr. Murphy was professional, thorough and personable.

James Dallas May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

The best cardiologist around! Dr Zuberi saved my life, my brother's life, best friend's life and her husband! We love him, his wife and staff.

Cindy Darrah May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Zuberi

I was having swallowing and indigestion issues. Dr Sanchez did an endoscopy and is currently treating me. I’m very satisfied with her

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Sanchez

I have been a patient of Dr. Mueller for one year. Being an older person I have many medical questions. I have found her to be a very good listener. She answers questions in a very basic and understanding way which is of most importance to me.

Paul Hesson May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Mueller

Dr, Galan and his Team are just great

Robert Balent May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Galan

Bobbie Benberry- Jones May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Nahar

May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Collier

Fantastic hip doctor. Very down to earth and easy to talk to. Took the time to answer my questions and thoroughly explain my condition and treatment plan.

May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Lincoln

Dr. Downey is extremely knowledgeable and great with kids. A wide range of knowledge and so helpful.

Julie Borkoski May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Downey

Carlton Page May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Mueller

Excellent doctor!

May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Mueller

Brilliant cardiologist. Very knowledgeable, patient and informative. I had an ablation and it couldn’t have gone better!

May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Inamdar

I was nervous when I first arrived but between Dr Hakim and the staff I left feeling comfortable with how my visit went.

May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Hakim

John Sparkman May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Day

very good. explains soyou can understand.

May 23 2020

Review for Dr. do

Quick to the point

May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Esser

Very thorough with his exam and explanation of a treatment plan.

May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Esser

Dr Davis always giving good advice doing well with treatments keeping me well informed of my next step he is the best I would recommend him to anyone who has cancer

Steven Hammond May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Davis

My visit was fine everything went great staff also

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Davis

The staff was awesome and funny the dr b explained everything very well I enjoyed my pleasant peaceful visit

Shannon dugger pinkard May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Badarinath

I’ve been in the care of Dr Murphy since November he’s gotten me put back together. My opinion he’s very knowledgeable and I would recommend him to anyone who needs a ortho Dr.

Stanley May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Joan Croft May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Collier

Barbara Jimines May 21 2020

Review for Dr. do

Dr Hunger and his staff have always acted in the highest professional manner. He is empathetic, as is his staff, and always goes out of his way to assist his patients. He is the ultimate health care professional.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Hunger

Everyone was super friendly and service was very fast.

Marcel May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Acevedo

Great visit yesterday. I felt Dr Puckett showed concern for my problems and he worked out a plan so we may avoid surgery. I felt every happy to have a doctor who cares about his patients. His assistant was wonderful also.

Becky Wigginton May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Puckett

Dr. Yokitis is an EXCELLENT family physician, Miss him greatly in Jacksonville, Florida. I'm still without a regular family Doctor. Wish we could get him back here. Wish him well.

Jay Olchak May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Yokitis

Barbara Akili-Obika May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Fee

Very friendly! A good listener! He gave excellent feedback and options for treatment. Overall a great experience!

Teresa May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Puckett

Dr. Acevedo and his staff are excellent and I would highly recommend him.

Carla R May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Acevedo

Dr. Pearce is outstanding. She has been treating a toe fungus with ointments. It has improved fantastically. I recently developed a corn & wart under the 5th metatarsal bone. Dr. Pearce treated them. It cleared up immediately.

Jim Hughes May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Pearce

Margo Bliss May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Deshmukh

Dr Esser is one of the best! Knowledgeable, and efficient.

Jan Crain May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Esser

He is a excellent pain doctor he and his PA’s listen to what is the issue and try to help you the best they can. Wait time in waiting area might be 10 or 15 minutes.

Michele13042 May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Florete

Dr Esser was encouraging to me in that what he recommended was based on my age an the expectation I will live a long healthy life. It made me feel good and like I'm on the right path

Jeffrey Braddock May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Esser

Dr. Zuberi saved my life from a Widowmaker heart attack. He was one of very few doctors that are comfortable using the impella device in the artery. I have 7 stints. He is an excellent surgeon.

Donnie Elkins May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Zuberi

Dr. A is great! He takes the time to listen to my concern and makes me feel heard.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Acevedo

Angel W. May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Chisholm

This Gentleman is pure genius, also humble with terrific people skills! I literally trust Doc with my life, and definitely recommend him to family, friends, church, military.

CH (COL) Jeff Burnsed May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Deveau

Dr. Puckett tells it like it is. I appreciate that and appreciate the way he talks to anxious patients!

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Puckett

Dr. Deshmukh is amazing!!! I have been a patient since 2015 when he replaced my shoulder, never felt better! I should have had the procedure done sooner. Great follow up, I have referred friends!!

Jack B. May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Deshmukh

Super nice guy! Very easy to follow as he explained my injury, healing process, and treatment plan! 100% would recommend him to others if the need occurred!

Nancy Witherington May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Puckett

Credella Fulton May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bahri

Very professional. He provided detailed information concerning both surgeries that I had in a way that was easily understood. I'm very satisfied with the outcome of both. I've had other procedures performed at this facility and all of them were outstanding. An easy FIVE STARS!

David Keppers May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Acevedo

She is very professional. She’s a doctor for my mother and sister. Both of them have a serious health conditions and the doctor handles their conditions very well and directs them to the correct specialists. Dr. Salas never complicates the simple nor simplifies the complicated.

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Salas

Over the years and now regularly do Pilates. I am May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Longenecker

Very professional, good patient manor. Takes time no rush.

Carla Hawkins May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Hunger

Great Doctor. I appreciate the care he has given our family.

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Chaput

I am blessed that our paths crossed in life’s journey.I think the world of Dr. Lamba. A fine physician indeed.

Mary E. May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Lamba

I had a procedure done today by Dr. Collier and his team and they were absolutely fantastic! I would definitely recommend him!!

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Collier

Great Doc, on time and accurate assessment. Best in the business. Had surgery 3 years ago on left elbow. Flawless surgery, no pain since completed. Now in for right arm. Best staff!!! Very professional!

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Puckett

Dr. Mikulik and staff are very caring and helpful.

Debra Hogg May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Mikulic

Exceptionally qualified. Dr Provided alternative treatments with pros and cons. I selected the most conservative and he agreed. Excellent with communication and manner.

Walt Liptak May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Esser

Karen Studzinski May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Mueller

Very good visit

May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Mueller

Jesse Duke May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Burford

My recent treatment gave much needed relief. highly recommend Dr. Collier and SE Orthopedics!!

Dan Houser May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Collier

Dr. Puckett is one of the best!

Jane May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Puckett

Very professional! I’m confident that the surgery will go well!

Stephanie May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Puckett

Dr. Hunger has been the most important doctor in my life. He's been flexible with my crazy schedule and he has always been straight with me. I can tell he genuinely cares about me and my recovery. You won't find a better Oncologist!

Heather Subham May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Hunger

Dr. Do and his staff are wonderful blessings.

May 15 2020

Review for Dr. do

Horrible he treated me like I was incompetent

May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Deveau

May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Fee

Mark May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Grimsley

Best doctor every very caring and compassionate!!! She explains your condition to you very well and laid out all my options. And the staff is top notch.

Jonathan May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Always, professional and give a complete detail of what is happening to your toes.

Clarice Lutins May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Pearce

Dr. Puckett is very kind & understanding & very knowledgeable. I’m very fortunate that he will be doing my carpal tunnel surgery in a few weeks.

Judy Muschewske May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Puckett

Follow up visit. She is very good listener and I can tell she care about my health.

Jim Gibbs May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Mueller

Very personable I truly trust him been my doctor for 15 plus yrs

Mike Smolios May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Al-Saghir

My visit to Dr Puckett was very pleasant and informative. My friend who recomended him said, "he is so gentle". And he was!

N. S. Dominguez May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Puckett

I was very comfortable with Dr. Esser. Beyond his impressive credentials, he was considerate, humorous, and answered any questions I had. I would definitely recommend him to anyone looking for a great orthopedic surgeon.

Carol F Norris May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Esser

My husband and I are both under the care of Dr Zuberi. He is very prompt but more than that he is very thorough, patient and takes time to explain everything to you.

Bud n Diane Stotler May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Zuberi

Shawna Kovacs May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Dan Woolf May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Kartsonis

Thank you so much for everything you done, You all are awesome.

Barbara A Bines May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Bahri

Lucky I didn't die May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Castillo

She was very attentive and informative. She explained the prognosis and what to expect and different scenarios/possible outcomes.

Lisa O Harris May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Pearce

Sheri F. May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Barakat

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Gesek

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Buckley

Yes He is very good to his Profession yes most likely will be highly recommend he understand my problem

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Puckett

Sorry I bothered You May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Hartwig

Great professional job by the Dr great at breaking down medical terms and procedures

Davarrio May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Deveau

Safety issues were in place and I felt safe. Short waiting time. All personnel were pleasant and helpful. Dr Esser explained my situation clearly.

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Esser

Location

Saint Vincent's Medical Center Riverside

1 Shircliff Way, Jacksonville, FL 32204