Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital

56%

Patients that would definitely recommend
14% lower than the national average


Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital is a medical facility located in Griffin, GA. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™.

Awards

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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

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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

9 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
  • 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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61%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
8% lower than the national average

56%

Would definitely recommend
14% lower than the national average

Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%77%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%60%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%83%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%68%66%

Wellstar Spalding Regional 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%65%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I like doctor Stewart and I’ve used him twice now. He does great work. I’ve got to thank all that was involved in my care and appreciate them. There’s only one thing that would have put it over the top for me, I wish I could have watched!

Cathy Feb 27 2021

Review for Dr. Stewart

Pleasant, very attentive and personable. Explained the entire procedure and helped to alleviate any concerns or fears I might have. I trust he will do an excellent job.

Keith Clayborne Feb 24 2021

Review for Dr. Brown

Good Ginecology

Leslie Perez Feb 19 2021

Review for Dr. Mameli

Jessie L. BanathYasharahla Feb 18 2021

Review for Dr. Adele

Lois Heredia Feb 13 2021

Review for Dr. Brown

Location

Wellstar Spalding Regional Hospital

601 S 8th St, Griffin, GA 30224

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