Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center

73%

Patients that would definitely recommend
3% higher than the national average

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

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

13 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • 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

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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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73%

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

73%

Would definitely recommend
3% higher than the national average

Saint Alphonsus Regional 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%80%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%60%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%88%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%50%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%59%66%

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center

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%74%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

B. Butler Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Reising

I absolutely love Dr. Connor. He spends that extra time with you and makes your medical needs feel important. I also love that he always walks me out, I have never had a Doctor make that kind of effort before . Way to go!

Carol Caulford Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Connor

MattW Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Ringo

MattW Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Belzer

Thank you for the speed at which I was diagnosed and scheduled for surgery. The pain in my leg was quickly relieved by the lumbar laminotomy and discectomy. Dr. Johan's and his staff were all extremely helpful. I highly recommend him. Thank you again Dr. Johans!

Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Johans

Follow up. It is always great to visit Dr. Perko. I have great confidence in him.

Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Perko

AMAZING. After having reverse shoulder replacement, had no pain, no swelling, no need for recliner etc. Shocking as I expected the worst. Idaho is fortunate to have Dr Lynch here

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Lynch

I love Dr Lam! She actually listens and I love her sense of humor!

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Lam

Very professional, yet personable. He definitely knew his subject matter and was prepared for the appointment. Highly recommended.

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

Dr. Williams is a five star professional. I had multiple hernias from previous surgeries that another surgeon didn't want to work on. Dr. Williams had the skill needed to repair them. He and his staff are great. I recommend him highly.

Michael Rath Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

I will finally have my surgery next week since it has been delayed for COVID-19 but have been impressed with Dr. Meier's informative appointments at this point. I am confident all will go well.

Pam Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Meier

Everything was explained very well, the entire staff was helpfull and understanding.The dr.was the best! I would recommend Dr. Chopp to all that asked.

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Chopp

Dr. Kern is the best doctor in Boise

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kern

It is quite refreshing to have a Dr. remember what is going in my life, even when I am not seen frequently. She is friendly and explains things thoroughly. She allows me to ask questions and makes sure they are answered without doc talk.

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Chaganaboyana

OUTSTANDING

JIM TAYLOR Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Eisele

I would & have highly recommend Dr. Parent. He has been my Heart Dr. since May 2004. He has put 3 stints in my heart. I am one lucky person. In my eyes I would Highly recommend Dr. Parent, if he can bring me through he can bring anyone through. Thank you Dr. Parent

Leona Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Parent

Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Lynch

Dr. Chawla awesome! Takes time to share and always has an upbeat attitude! I highly recommend him! He is extremely knowledgeable!

Darlene Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Chawla

Dr. Janowiak genuinely cares about her patients. I’ve seen her for 6 years and have absolutely enjoyed her care. I feel like I am an actual individual with her and not just a patient. She remembers all of my kids’ names and everything! She’s a true gem.

Ashley Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Janowiak

Dr. Marks has been my EP physician for at least 5 years. She is intelligent, thoughtful, and studies your case. She is conservative in her invasive procedures. I appreciate her experience and expertise.

Linda Quick Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Marks

He is perfect he's able to explain everything so much.

Leslie Cruz Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Lossmann

Dr Perko is thorough and caring in his approach to his practice. He always listens to my questions and answers them to my satisfaction. Their practice runs on time without the usual wait time. He is a pleasure to work with.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Perko

Dr Perko Always has time for my questions and it is obvious he remembers me and my needs and it always feels great to feel cared for.

Cordell Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Perko

Very happy with the exam & consultation

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Hirose

Dr. Perko is always listens to me and the concerns I have.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Perko

She is cool, and explains things very good. Very smart young lady, I like her. Her and her staff are friendly and professorial. She listens to, can't thank her enough.

Glenn O Parsons Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Sutherland

I had surgery for a throat condition last year, however it seems to have returned, I've lost 40 pounds, its difficult to eat, drink as well as choking, biopsy is negative for a cause? I still need relief

Kathy Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Schwarz

J. O’Neill and J. Hamrick Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Applonie

Dr. Zimmerman and his nurse practioner, Shasta, were very thorough and knowledgeable. I felt comfortable with his diagnosis of my lumbar spine and feel confident that his advice was sound.

S. Page Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Zimmerman

Dr. Ajmani was Wonderful and very informative. She really was very clear and concise while still being compassionate.

Anita Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Ajmani

Dr. McInnes corrected my droopy eyelids. He did an excellent job. Also his staff was great. I had a very nice experience

Laura H Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. McInnes

After seeking a doctor who would LISTEN to me for many years, I found Dr. House. As far as I'm concerned, she's a rock star. She's fully responsible for helping me restore my quality of life. I've been with her for 7 years and seeing her was by far the best decision I ever made for my health.

Melissa Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. House

Wonderful amazing doctor

Alisa Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Walizada

A Gillen Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Hollingshead

Steph Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Hale

All went well, everything explained in detail.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Durham

Very patient and friendly. Absolutely love how he does his appointments and treats us.

Lori Hillner Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lagwinski

Very professional, understanding and thorough. Very understandable in describing his diagnosis. I highly recommend Dr Scheffel.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Scheffel

Dr. Lam is intelligent, sensitive and has a wonderful sense of humor. She caught a condition for me & helped me resolve it through a special diet. I greatly appreciate that. It will add years to my life.

Ian Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Lam

Pam Cook Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Boerner

Fabulous office and Dr. Boerner is kind and professional. Expertise is obvious in results. Highly recommend Dr. Boerner!

LD Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Boerner

Shelly Strange Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Helen Stevens Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Reising

Dan Hilke Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Choutka

Fabulous,bedside manner, efficient and polished in his skills. I experienced minimum down time. Great understanding of "behind the scenes" issues related to obesity. Loved his staff!

Denice Davis Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Reising

Dr. JOHANS and his staff are awesome. I was seen for a bulging disc in my lower back that was causing sever nerve pain numbness and weakness. Dr. Johans performed a laminectomy. Instantly the nerve pain was gone. After a month put I felt great. I would recommend Dr. Johans.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Johans

Dr Lynch was very thoughtful and considerate. Took time to explain my injuries and the options before me for treatment. My injury was such that I needed surgery which was also a positive experience. Office staff are friendly and quick to respond to follow up questions.

Cassie Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Lynch

Devastated Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Killian

Charles Wolfkiel Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Perko

Efficient. Compassionate.Superb skills. We feel very blessed to have been referred to Dr. Montalbono. Even under horrible circumstances, he made us feel like the only patient he had. Great at answering our questions and being direct.

Cornell Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Montalbano

C.H. Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Ye-Liew

I have had great experiences with Dr Sindt. She listens to my concerns and when needed has referred me to the best Dr. I highly recommend her

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Sindt

Dr. Southard and her wonderful assistants took very good care of me from start to finish. I'm very fortunate to have such a thorough and caring doctor.

Joyce Short Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Southard

Dr. Lam was awesome as usual. She takes the time to listen to your issues and explains things very well. She has a lot of experience and really puts you at ease. She really cares about her patients.

pvaughn Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Lam

She’s the best doctor! always listens to my concerns, gives me advice, lets me ask questions. She’s super professional, and knowledgeable. I wouldn’t change her as my family doctor for anything!

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Southard

Very good visit as usual. Always have had great relations with Dr Hutchings as our family doctor over the last thirty some years

Wayne Christie Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Hutchings

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Zeigler

She knows what she's doing is friendly I have never surprised her with a question she answers and gives a reasonable one not like others I've had they are so far off the wall

ALEX VILLEGAS Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Portenier

Dr. Jones very helpful in providing a pre-surgery screening. He was very professional and performed all the tests required.

Carol Pangburn Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

Need total knee. Dr. Meier is the best, except he is retiring and booked up til then. Had previous menisectomy by him and very impressed. So sad t lose him, but wish him every happiness and joy in his retirement. His PA Amos is fantastic caring person.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Meier

I am very happy that Dr Prier is my Doctor. She is very very compassionate and her and her staff make you feel as if you are there only patient. They take time and answer all your questions. Thanks for being there for all your Patients.

Adrienne Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Prier

Absolutely great Dr. Front checking folks very efficient. Leaving messages slow. Probably because dr only works 3 days a week.sweet

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Shields

Terrible doctor please don't waste your time. This doctor does not keep his word and does not get things done in a timely manner all while his patient is in pain. I would not recommend this doctor to anyone

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Doerr

Verna Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Spelich

Kayleigh Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Fabulous and as always professional and sadly my last visit! Now I have a year to find a new doctor.

Nothing all was good. Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Guicheteau

Dr. Goulet had excellent bedside manners. His explanation of my procedure was thorough with instructions that were simple to follow. I am very pleased with the care I received and will highly recommend Dr. Goulet to family and friends.

Phillip Endicott Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Goulet

Professional, thorough, good communicator, personable

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Sutherland

First visit was excellent. Doctor Portenier was attentive and thorough. Very pleased with our choice of new doctor in Idaho.

Kevin P Eggleston Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Portenier

He cares and he listens. He makes certain that the patient understands the issue and various treatment options. My husband and I are both patients and we would unequivocally recommend him.

Carol Pavlinik Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Hirose

Dr. Jones is no nonsense. He listens, gives good advice and makes sure prescritions are called in timely. The staff is extremely professional and great to work with.

Joel H. Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

We had a zoom conference with Dr. Whitesell. We were amazed at the amount of time she took to visit and understand my husband’s symptoms. We have a follow up in July, and are so pleased we were able to get into her. She was so personable.

Kellie Dayton Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Whitesell

Dr. Ajmani is very competent and compassionate. I appreciate the health/safety measures in place at the office related to COVID-19.

Judith Conway Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ajmani

I am pleased with the care I received from Dr. Schwendiman.

Trinidad Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Schwendiman

Brief. It was mostly with Amos this time. But Dr. Meier gets an A+ from me for his past surgery on my hip.

Robert Bakes Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Meier

What I learned about my eyes and why you are referring me to find out more about glaucoma and if I have it. The staff was excellent in helping me out.

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Hollingshead

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Burgess

B G Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Davis

Appreciated the input, manner and explanation with my specific issue. Very congenital and professional.

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Hirose

Sarah J Barker Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Undesser

L Gabrielsen Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Pierson

Each time that I have had procedures done with Dr. Wilding, both her and her team have done a phenomenal job of making me feel comfortable, and making the visit go quick and smooth. Thank you!

B. Mattson Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Wilding

Dr Hirose is put simply....a rock star. He’s caring, compassionate, easy to talk to, extremely knowledgeable in his field, appreciates input and I’m thrilled to be under his care!!! ??????

KATHRYN Taylor Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Hirose

I love Dr. Ye! I've been to way too many doctors and am still a bit of a medical mystery. Dr. Ye was compassionate and actively listened. She thought outside the box and helped me down different avenues. She is incredibly kind and always there for her patients. Highly recommend!

C. C. Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Ye-Liew

sschkurman Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Ye-Liew

K Nalder Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Cordum

Dr. Williams is a caring doctor and excellent surgeon. She takes the time to listen and inform me in a very pleasant manner. She makes sure her patients needs always come first. Her care over the past two years that I have been her patient, is the best medical care I have received in my life.

Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

I AM ALWAYS HAPPY TO SEE DR. UNDESSER =WHOM I HAVE HAD FOR SEVERAL YEARS. HE IS EASY TO TALK TO AND GIVES PRECISE ANSWERS. ALWAYS ASKS RE:MY GENERAL HEALTH AND ANY QUESTIONS I MIGHT HAVE.

LYDIA M. BLACK Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Undesser

Dr. Perko always takes time to listen to patient and allows patient to express their opinion on treatment.

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Perko

Terry Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Lynch

Dr Wilding is great. She spends time to explain and do the examination. She is empathetic and not judgmental at all. She has done several procedures on me and she made sure I was comfortable.

Ronna Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Wilding

Margot Vloka is a great doctor and cardiologist, she is very competent and communicates well. Dr. Vloka shows she cares and she is very compassionate, cheerful and delightful. I would certainly recommend her.

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Vloka

Bri Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Hayton

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Diana Harshman Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Boerner

Thrilled to be pain free. Staff was friendly, hospital was great, PA was very helpful, I really can't say enough good things about my experience. I hope I never need another joint replacement but if I do I won't let anyone talk me out of surgery again, I will be talking to Dr. Holley right away!

Kathy Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Holley

I had cataract surgery. Staff were courteous, knowledgeable and extremely helpful.

Janis Wood Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Hollingshead

Location

Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center

1055 N Curtis Rd, Boise, ID 83706