Piedmont Newton Hospital

61%

Patients that would definitely recommend
9% lower than the national average


Piedmont Newton Hospital is a medical facility located in Covington, GA. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

1 rating was worse than expected

11 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
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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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62%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
7% lower than the national average

61%

Would definitely recommend
9% lower than the national average

Piedmont Newton Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%76%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%57%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%79%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%44%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Piedmont Newton Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%58%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%62%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Phelps and his staff were all very nice. He spent a lot of time with me and throughly explained my foot condition. I definitely would recommend him to family and friends.

Diana Winkler Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Great staff and doc! Explained everything and had me in and out pretty fast and pain free!

Angie Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Dr Ayanbadejo was thorough and professional. Office staff were all pleasant and helpful.

Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Ayanbadejo

Wait time was reasonable and meds were sent to pharmacy before I even left his office.

Aug 21 2020

Review for Dr. Ayanbadejo

Definitely would recommend him for primary care needs.

Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ayanbadejo

I saw Dr. Hord for knee injections. He listened and addressed my concerns. I received a steroid injection in my knee and received immediate results. ~Katie R

katie Rice Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Hord

Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Kunes

Roger Brickell Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Dillard

Everyone was welcoming and friendly. My appointment was on time and the staff was great. Dr Phelps explained my condition in a way i could understand.

Shelia Corn Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Very observant physician and able to think outside the box. Very empathetic and amiable.

Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Mohan

He's a wonderful caring doctor and I would recommend him to anyone.

Carol McLeod Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Olliff

I highly recommend Dr. Hanowell. I was in a wheelchair from sciatic pain and his epidurals relieved the pain and I was able to walk after the first epidural. He now treats me for other spine and neck injuries.

Sandra Shortridge Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Hanowell

He is a awesome doctor he has helped me with alot of problems anxiety, and I have a sleep disorder. Awesome person

Deanna L Petree Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Abbasi

HERETICPRIME Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Elmore

My experience could not have been better! I went thru their program and everyone was so helpful and overall terrific! I would do it all over again!

Mitch Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Maynard

Dr Jacoby is warm, compassionate and thorough. He listens and I feel really cares about you. We’ve been going to him for several years. I can’t imagine trusting my eye health to anyone else.

Joan Byrd Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Jacoby

Dr Rosenfeld is a gift from heaven to chronic pain patients. He listens to and cares about his patients. He helped me regain my life.

Nora Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenfeld

Great doctor. Great staff. I received excellent care.

Cora Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenfeld

He was very caring with my son & did a great job!

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Choe

Dr Futral is a Outstanding Doctor he truly cares about his patients and he listens to your concerns and explains everything in complete detail to you ?? I highly recommend Dr Futral to anyone He’s the best in his field !!!

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Futral

Troy and Barbara Loy Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Talley

Rachel Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenfeld

Love this Doctor, he is very personable and very good explaining in detail and listens without a care of how much time it is taking.

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Syed

All staff are very knowledgeable and helpful.Dr Amin Kaushik is my family dr for 20 yrs more

Ravi suryadevara Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Amin

Dr Talley always has a smile also, I trust his decision, and listens when I have concerns. He will figure out and give me the right direction to go. I would suggest Dr Talley anytime. Thank you Dr Talley you're great

Susanne Clinkscales May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Talley

I've seen Dr. Miller 3 times, I found to be very Professional, Kind & caring. He took time and explained all my options and answered all my questions.

Dwight L. Dunham May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

The appt. with Dr. Elmore was very eye opening on my kidney condition. She took her time answering and explaining things to me and my wife. Staff was very nice and calling me back was no problems. I would recommend her to anyone with serious kidney issues.

May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Elmore

Apprehensive May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Maynard

kay FincherFincher Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

Steven A Steiner Apr 19 2020

Review for Dr. McElligott

Apr 17 2020

Review for Dr. Dombek

Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenfeld

Janelle Smith Apr 06 2020

Review for Dr. Amin

I fell 6 weeks ago and suffered a bad fall. Dr. Phelps took xrays and helped me to understand being elderly arthritis has taken over my feet. I’m in the road to recovery. Kind, caring and considerate doctor. I would recommend him to anybody. Brenda Baxter

Brenda Apr 04 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

He helped me with a huge wart and it has not come back. Too happy!

Happy Patient Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Exceptional office. Office staff is very friendly. Dr Phelps is very professional and easy to speak with. Everything is very clean. I look forward to my follow up.

Katie Hemphill Nagimesi Mar 16 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Dr. Phelps was awesome!! Really cares about the patient. And the personnel was very friendly and professional. Would highly recommend Dr Phelps for any one having foot problems!!

Margo Daut Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Mrs. T. Windham Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

Dr. Miller far exceeded my expectations in all areas. most importantly the Expertise of his skill! Not to mention Honest Caring and Direct Communication! This is my second rotator cuff surgery. At this time the recovery from his work has been twice as fast as my previous surgery at Kaiser!

Rocky Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

It was a good visit. I met him about 2 years ago. Very professional and informative.

Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Knowledgeable and kind

Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

I have been going to Dr. Jason Phelps for quite a number of years. He's always pleasant and considerate enough to listen to my concerns. Dr. Phelps will not prescribe or recommend unnecessary treatment. If you're in need of a podiatrist he is the one for you.

C. Jones Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Dr. Phelps was AMAZING. I didn’t experience any pain and I walked out like I was walking on clouds. Thanks Dr. Phelps for making this experience so awesome.

Felicia Gist Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Helpless Son Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Hanowell

Dr. Olliff and his medical assistant Christina are an exceptional team. You want a doctor who listens and who cares about your well-being then see Dr. Olliff. Dr. Olliff is the best physician I have ever had and I have seen many doctors in my day.

Gregory Sanchez Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Olliff

Excellent office!

Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Talley

This was my first visit to Dr. Phelps, and he and his nurse and staff were very pleasant and helpful. I am very glad I was referred to Dr. Phelps.

Pam Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

timely service at appointments. Dr Phelps is knowledgeable and the staff of friendly and helpful

Larry Blaze Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Former Patient, Smyrna Feb 18 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenfeld

Dr. Larrimore is very caring. She listens, has excellent bedside manners and tells you what you need to hear. She is the best! She is very clear with information to better your health. I highly recommend her to anyone who needs a gynecologist!

Laura Colson Feb 13 2020

Review for Dr. Larrimore

Dr. Miller diagnosed my son's problem, after medication and exercises he's no longer having any problems. Thank you Dr. Miller!

Scott McDaniel Feb 05 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

Dr. Jayson Phelps is an amazing dr i highly recommend him if you have anything wrong with you feet. I trust him 100%

Jan 31 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Unhappy Patient Jan 30 2020

Review for Dr. Blanchford

Recently changed Dr Our new physician is Dr Donna Grover she is so caring, through, talks to you takes time with you each and every time!! She explains things to you so you truly understand her nurse is awesome too I highly recommend her and give her 5 stars. Thank you Dr Grover and your staff.

Jan 25 2020

Review for Dr. Groover

Excellent service,nurse an Doctor Phelps really took time with my Grandson foot care

Michael Pinkney Jan 24 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Dr. Talley is one of the best doctor I've ever been to . His staff is top notch when it comes to patient care. I highly recommend MD Pain Care.

LaFredia in Watkinsville, GA - Jan 23 2020

Review for Dr. Talley

The shear level of compassion and attentiveness is unlike any I’ve been apart of in a medical setting. His desire of seeking to understand rather than simply diagnose is unparalleled. Fantastic support staff as well

Jan 22 2020

Review for Dr. Olliff

Jan 10 2020

Review for Dr. Riley

JMH Jan 08 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

Doc and staff were very helpful and nice

Jan 08 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

I had a serious heel injury and Dr. Phelps kept me from having to go through surgery. Everyone at the office is great. I would highly recommend !

Greg Ansley Jan 02 2020

Review for Dr. Phelps

My family has been seeing Dr. Phelps for over 13 years. We have had a great experience dealing with his office and staff. I greatly recommend his office.

Kristy Adcock Dec 21 2019

Review for Dr. Phelps

Walked out crying. Did a nerve test with a needle and I didn't respond in certain places..So, he said the needle wasn't sharp enough. Same results. Told me I was faking. He was awful. Belittled me. Did not help or try to help. I would not refer him to anyone.

Dec 08 2019

Review for Dr. Schnapper

I love the way she was straight forward and how she explained everything to me. I would recommend her to anyone that needs a good Dr. and want to hear the truth about their condition and what to do about it. Thank you, Dr. Jennifer Utley, for taking care of me

George Spencer Dec 03 2019

Review for Dr. Utley

R Quinton Nov 23 2019

Review for Dr. Choe

think she is the best . very caring, understanding, smart, really like her. the staff and nurses nice, friendly. helpfull

david Nov 20 2019

Review for Dr. Grant

Really nice person

John Nov 20 2019

Review for Dr. Mohan

Dr. Barton is as down to earth as any doctor around. She takes the time to listen and never seems rushed. She is a gem and my family is greatful for her.

Tamara Nov 20 2019

Review for Dr. Barton

ddw Nov 13 2019

Review for Dr. Hord

Awesome very professional and caring

Robert Skeen Nov 12 2019

Review for Dr. Talley

Great experience. Exceptional customer service from the minute I walked in until I walked out the door. Dr. Olliff and staff are excellent.

Jerry K. Nov 06 2019

Review for Dr. Olliff

Great staff. The doctor actually listen to your problems and solved them. Very funny doctor. Always a clean office.

A. Dollard Nov 01 2019

Review for Dr. Phelps

Keith Butler Oct 29 2019

Review for Dr. Choe

This doctor is amazing. I suffered from life altering neck pain and with the RFA procedure I feel much better. Keeping my fingers crossed. Thank you Dr Hord

AngelaB in Atlanta , GA - Oct 24 2019

Review for Dr. Hord

Dr. Miller is an Excellent surgeon and a doctor with a great personality. Makes you feel comfortable and addresses all concerns and questions. He has repaired a Rotator Cuff and done a total Knee replacement for me. I highly recommend him. The staff is also Excellent!!

Rosie M Oct 2019 Oct 23 2019

Review for Dr. Miller

I’ve been a patient of Dr Maynard for over 2yrs . I love him and his office staff . I highly recommend him to everyone and not just for the Bariatric program but as a General Surgeon .

Carrie Blackwell Oct 18 2019

Review for Dr. Maynard

James Sebastian Anderson Oct 16 2019

Review for Dr. Miller

Best pain management doctor in the area. Everyone is very nice and friendly. The nurses are prompt and professional.

Oct 16 2019

Review for Dr. Talley

Sep 05 2019

Review for Dr. Abboushi

Good

Covington - Sep 04 2019

Review for Dr. Talley

Shoulder surgery, very successful. No level of pain and able to perform at 100%

Bennie Gordon Aug 28 2019

Review for Dr. Miller

He is the best

Danny vinson in Conyers, GA - Aug 27 2019

Review for Dr. Talley

Dr. Miller is Awesome! He performed Hip Surgery on my Wife and Meniscus Surgery on my Knee. He is Outstanding and Caring. Takes time explaining options and needed procedure. Treats you like a Family member. Outstanding Doctor and Surgeon. Highly Recommend!

Jerry Garren Aug 22 2019

Review for Dr. Miller

My first time seeing Dr. Phelps, I really like him, he explains everything so well, no rush he take his time. The staff is very friendly. I just made my next appt.

Shannon Beecher Aug 21 2019

Review for Dr. Phelps

Very good

Traci hayes in Conyers, GA - Aug 21 2019

Review for Dr. Talley

Aug 20 2019

Review for Dr. Socoloff

Wonderful office, doctors, and staff! Would definitely recommend!

A. L. in Stockbridge - Aug 15 2019

Review for Dr. Talley

A wonderful Doctor. The staff and Dr. Are some of the best always concerned for their patients. Love they guys.

Sara Anderson in Conyers - Aug 14 2019

Review for Dr. Talley

He is the best ever. When I first came to see him 11 years ago, I couldn't walk hardly. Now the Walker and cane is gone. I'd say I'm 90% overall better. My life is so much better. I thank God for Dr. Talley and his staff every day. I'd recommend 100%

Sandra H in Conyers , GA - Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Talley

Great

Juliette Wilson in Covington , GA - Aug 09 2019

Review for Dr. Talley

Aug 08 2019

Review for Dr. Carson

The staff is always very friendly and helpful. I would recommend this office for all of your pain relief.

Vicki Lundy in Oxford , GA - Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Talley

Dr Oliff is the best He cares about his patients and treats them as if they were family. God bless him His nurse Christina is also the best she cares for her patients and they know it I am so glad that God place both of them in myl ife

lester springer Jul 13 2019

Review for Dr. Olliff

Jul 03 2019

Review for Dr. Futral

Sharon Malcom in Covington, GA - Jun 29 2019

Review for Dr. Blanchford

Location

Piedmont Newton Hospital

5126 Hospital Dr NE, Covington, GA 30014

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