Twin Cities Hospital

82%

Patients that would definitely recommend
12% higher than the national average


Twin Cities Hospital is a medical facility located in Niceville, FL. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™ and Outstanding Patient Experience Award™.

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

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

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

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

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following 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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80%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
11% higher than the national average

82%

Would definitely recommend
12% higher than the national average

Twin Cities Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%84%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%81%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%67%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%91%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%61%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%71%66%

Twin Cities Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%52%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%77%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

He is very knowledgeable and knows exactly what he’s doing. I had complete confidence in him and his team.

Eddie Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

Weldon Brinkley Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

Always listens to my problems and provides me with feedback & solutions to my latest health issues. I have never felt rushed. A great family doctor! And roll tide roll ??

Steve Penner Sep 08 2020

Review for Dr. Justice

He is attentive, patient and never rushed. I trust him. He cares.

Mitzi Millsaps Sep 07 2020

Review for Dr. Zimmermann

Dr. Tenholder takes time with patients and is excellent at his profession. I recommend him to all my friends.

Robbie Sep 05 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

Dr. Vagias is patient oriented and he didn't seem in a rush while he interviewed and assesed me.

Annette Weaver Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Vagias

Excellent physician who truly cares about his patients.

Sep 03 2020

Review for Dr. Shaknovsky

Dr. Tenholder is very good at what he does. He also listens to you. Treats you with the upmost respect. He takes his time, does not rush you. Also has a great sense of humor.

Carol Sava Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

I have not had a doctor who showed the level of concern in over 50 years. My whole experience with the Dr Fox was way better than what I expected. I was walking the dog within a week and push mowing the grass within two. I am sooo gled I went ahead and did it at age 72.

Phillip Martin Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Doctor Moore is by far the best doc I've had over the last 40 years. She takes the time to explain ...she is not dismissive and she is really good at what she does. I'll stay with her as long as I possibly can.

Aug 24 2020

Review for Dr. Moore

Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Roberts

Sad Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Roberts

Dr Judge is thorough and caring. Her office is well run by nice competent employees.

Dorothy L Edge Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Judge

It was good!! Yes I will

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

Dave Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Jamie Clampitt Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Castaneda

Dr. Kamel is very professional! He makes sure you understand what his concerns are concerning your situation. His office staff are very polite and caring about you. Their seat in the waiting room is very comfortable! I highly recommend Dr. Kamel!

William Whittenberger Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Kamel

Throughout the entire pre- and post- operative process, Dr Tenholder has been accessible and responsive to my every question and need.

Daniel C Clark Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

He was very prompt to correct the issue as usual. Very professional and very kind. Great personality! Thank Dr Markowski for all you did for me! You’re the best!

Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

Debra Foster Aug 02 2020

Review for Dr. Haufe

I have been a patient of Dr. Kamel for almost 10 years . I could not ask for any better care . He helped me significantly getting more healthy. The staff is helpful and friendly. I trust him 100%

Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kamel

Today I see Dr. Tenholder for two-week post surgery stitch removal from Mako right hip replacement. Recovery has been smooth and hip function excellent. I am an 81-year-old patient and my wife and I have trusted Dr. Tenholder for our orthopedic treatment and surgery needs for several years.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

Recall artist Norman Rockwell's painting of the family doctor. That is the feel good emotion from our visit to Dr Lanansa.

Lois C Pellnitz Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Lanasa

Positive experience.

Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Staats

Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Nguyen

Ana Laura Lewellen Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

Yesterday was the second time I had a telehealth appointment with him. He was 2 hours late the first time and did not call at all yesterday. I am done with this disrespect.

Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Roberts

Angelic Austin Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Haney

He is a true professional. Excellent bedside manners. Easy to talk to

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

We were taken in less then ten min. The procedures progressed well with very little time between. Great visit!!!!

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

Very informative straight to the point person.

Traci Medlock Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

Dr. Goeke has always taken care of me its compassion and expertise. Would not go to anyone else.

Jeannie Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

Dr. Morris is the most caring and thorough doctor I have ever been to. I know she has patients who have more serious complications than I do, but she always treats me with great respect and compassion. I highly recommend her!

Terri Hession Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Morris

I have seen Dr. Fox twice before and I really like his work.

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

I had total hip replacement surgery on Aug 2019 and started having pain in the area recently so I went in to get it checked out. Very happy with Dr. Goeke and his staff.

Lee Brady Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

Dr Fox and Staff Outstanding staff. Dr. Fox has a great rep as a Doctor and as a Friend. I am very confident in his advice regarding my shoulder in the short and long term. Art Jean, July 1, 2020

Arthur Jean Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

I am so thankful that I have physicians who care about their patients. Y'all are personal and patient and just AWESOME. I LOVE THIS TEAM

Victoria Lake Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Kevin Locht Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

Staff is friendly and professional. Usually no wait. Their medical procedures and advise has been helpful

Martha Woolsey Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

C Wagner Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Ruttig

Dr Fox replaced each of my knees, one year apart. I had excellent outcomes. I have nothing but good things to say about Dr Fox.

Carol Stiller Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

I have nothing but good things to say about my experience!

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

Full hip and knee replacement in three months with no problems. Great staff, I couldn’t be happier with the results.

Christopher Broadway Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

incompetent, cause more complications to my condition with unappropriated treatment, be safe find different doctor.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Nagrani

She is a wonderful physician. I am a physician of a very different specialty and I absolutely respect her expertise. She is such a kind hearted and knowledgeable doctor. I have wholeheartedly recommend her to my friends and family. We are lucky to have her in our area.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Nguyen

Very good visit. I was treated with respect and was very comfortable.

William Brumleve Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

Dr. Goeke has been a great doctor. He has been very caring and explains everything in great detail. He has replaced both of my hips. I don’t know what I would have done without his help. I can now walk pain free.

Jodi Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

Had an apt— after an hour and 15 min, he was a no-show.

Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Enguidanos

Vickie peppers Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Jimenez

I saw Dr Guentzel years ago. Starting working for a dr in destin. Just came back to see Dr Guentzel. She diagnosed my husband with heart problems. 5 bypasses. He's great now. If it wasn't for her he would probably be dead.

Pam Lee Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Guentzel

True professional. Answers any and all questions no matter how long it takes, He has done knee replacement on both knees. Am now discussing a hip replacement .

Bob Gyevat Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

Great visit as always. DR Goeke is excellent and always takes time to talk.

Don H Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

John Outman Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

I received a full hip replacement. This was by far the easiest thing I have ever done. Dr. Tenholder and his staff were so kind and reassuring in making sure all my needs were met.

Dawn Ball Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

It was like going to see your best friend. He took time to explain what needed to be done and answered all questions I had.

Gregory Holcomb Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Very good surgeon with years of experience which is always recommended. Wonderful bedside manner. He even gave me his personal cell phone number and called to check on me after my rotator cuff surgery. I highly recommend Dr Fox. Very pleased!

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Dr. Markowsky is always professional & pleasant. He takes the time to explain and respects your point of view in his plan for your treatment. I always feel I am getting the best of care when he treats me.

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

Actually had his PA and he was fantastic. Thank you

Wandrus Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

I can’t say enough good about Dr Tenholder. Being new to Destin I was nervous about finding a new doctor but Dr Tenholder eased my nerves and made my experience an easy one! Thank you Dr Tenholder ?? His staff is extremely nice which also helped!!!

Carmen Amos Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

This gentleman is supportive, explains all options, and really LISTENS to you. He is gentle, and proactive in your care. Not an arrogant bone in his body.

Joan P Sangl Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

Shane C Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Georgie J Kelley Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

Excellent clinician, great bedside manner, welcoming office staff.

lisa clark Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

I always enjoy walking in the door and seeing such a friendly, helpfull staff. My wait is normally minimal and the doctor is great. Very informative very compassionate and straightforward. And he has a great sense of dry humor. I’m actually starting to catch on.

Tina Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

Dr. Markowski is a wonderful provider. He takes his time to explain things and answer questions. Highly recommended.

May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

Dr Markowski was kind and I found him to be very thorough. He has me on a PT and follow up plan that makes sense. I fell he’s very professional and caring.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

very caring and helpful to my aunt. He takes very good care of his patients. His office was nice. He was busy, but I guess that's because he is good

May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Herf

He has been very helpful for my family and I would use him again. Not many out there as helpful

May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Herf

Cheryl T Caraglior May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

He is a very caring and considerate doctor. Spent time discussing my condition with me and offered some options for me to think about. The only negative is I wanted to speak more loudly. He has a very soft voice. Maybe it’s my hearing! Lol

Clay May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

I love all the staff. I was very well taken care of, all my questions and concerns were answered quickly. I highly recommend Dr. Tenholder!

May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

Dr Goeke and the PAs are all great. They treat me as a unique patient. I've gone to them with torn rotator cuffs and tendonitis and was successfully treated without surgery. I continue weightlifting and daily routine and I will keep going to them as needed. Highly recommend

Peggy May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Goeke

PJ Mundle May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Fusco

Dr. Markowski took great care of my knee. He assessed the problem and treated it right away. A little fluid out, a little cortisone in, some good advice, and I am much better.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

Janet Kilpatrick May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Harden

I saw Dr. Nodine at ER due to a kidney stone. Caring doctor and his concern about my kidney function was terrific.

Jeff Gamel May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Nodine

From the first visit to the last so far, everyone has been so nice and helpful to me. I’m very thankful that Dr Tenholder did my surgery!

Laura Cushing May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Tenholder

Right knee pain. Checked leg and discussed options for arthritis! Will be going back for injection.

Jeff May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

Dr Fox defies the norm and is truly compassionate, ethical and sagacious physician.

May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Waited an hour past appointment time. He wouldn’t listen, was rude and condescending. Barely spent any time in the treatment room. Would not recommend him at all. Even one star is too many.

May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Abrasley

Very honest and straight forward Very pleased with appointment

Wellington May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Dr Markowski is great. He's very personable and I'm impressed with his caring attitude. I know my surgery has to happen, but he isn't pushing me or trying to rush my decision. I like him and would recommend him highly.

Lucia Force May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

Why????? May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Guentzel

sharon peaden May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Dr AJ was great, took his time to explain what is going on with my heart. I would recommend Dr AJ to one and all..... Dr AJ's staff took great care of me, ensuring all Tricare paper work will be taken care of.. Thank you TEAM AJ.

Rich Stanley May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Janardhan

May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Broutin

Excellent physician gives time and talents to his community.

Moms May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Herf

5 stars for Dr. AJ! Wish he would hurry up and clone himself times 7.

Mary Davis May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Janardhan

I've had a problem with my knee since December 2019. Went to my GP with no results and my Rheumatologist recommend Dr. Fox. He knew what the problem was after evaluating. He fixed my problem quickly and professionally. I Highly recommend him! Wonderful personality!

Cassandra May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Doc M has been carrying for our orthopedic needs 10+ years.......he's terrific - knowledgeable , kind , and patient .....answers all questions in layman's terms...a straight shooter who doesn't rush you.....we the going him!

Bob and Mary Sherwoo May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

Excellent Dr who listens with an A+ bedside manner ....

Andy- Aussie May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Vandenbosch

Outstanding care and compassion. He explained everything to me nd made me feel great. I recommend him.

Barb Miller May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Markowski

Celeste in the front desk is always 5 star help. The nurses have years of experience 5 star. And Dr. Tidwell is easy to talk to and understanding 5 star.

Sam k May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Tidwell

I really liked her. She was very patient and checked me out thoroughly and told me that I didn’t have rheumatoid arthritis as first suspected by my GP. She even set up another appt. just in case something showed up.

Christine Riley May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Orth

Location

Twin Cities Hospital

2190 Highway 85 N, Niceville, FL 32578

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