Memorial Health University Medical Center

68%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% lower than the national average


Memorial Health University Medical Center is a medical facility located in Savannah, GA. This hospital has been recognized for America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion procedures

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

10 ratings were as expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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65%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% lower than the national average

68%

Would definitely recommend
2% lower than the national average

Memorial Health University Medical Center

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%75%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%62%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%51%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%63%66%

Memorial Health University Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%57%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%60%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr Haberman takes his time to explain the issues of your health and treatment needed. I am thankful and blessed for his guidance through this difficult time.

Marie Rigby Sep 26 2021

Review for Dr. Haberman

Dr. Deshpande is the best. He listens and answers my questions he doesn’t give me the run around he’s easy to talk to and he explains it in a way that I could understand

Joseph Coffee Sep 25 2021

Review for Dr. Deshpande

Excellent, caring physician. Would recommend him to anyone looking for the services he provides.

Paula S. Sep 25 2021

Review for Dr. Wilson

He is my chemo Dr. and very good at what he does.

Calvin Wolf Sep 25 2021

Review for Dr. Haberman

Dr Hoffman is just the best!! Nice to have a Dr to actually care

nancy sturgess Sep 24 2021

Review for Dr. Hoffman

Location

Memorial Health University Medical Center

4700 Waters Ave, Savannah, GA 31404

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