Avera Holy Family Hospital

76%

Patients that would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

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

11 ratings were as expected

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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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75%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% higher than the national average

76%

Would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

Avera Holy Family 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%80%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%56%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%92%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%68%66%

Avera Holy Family Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%62%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%71%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

After meeting Dr. Koenen to discuss my upcoming surgery, I was very pleased with his explanation of the procedure, what would take place,. He answered my questions very thoroughly and took time, never felt hurried. I would definitely recommend him.

Jul 02 2019

Review for Dr. Jason Keonin, MD

Dr. Helmink took the time to carefully explain the procedure to me and was a good listener. I found him to be a genuine, caring individual, which seems to be more and more of a rarity among doctors nowadays.

Apr 04 2019

Review for Dr. Jeffre Helmink, MD

Recently saw Dr. Pruitt for my right scapular pain. His compassion & expertise was superior. Feeling much better! So appreciate his care.

Nov 13 2018

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

in Fort Dodge, IA - Nov 08 2018

Review for Dr. Stephen Fox, MD

Just excellent all around. Could not ask for s better doctor

Oct 20 2018

Review for Dr. Joshua Espelund, MD

I would recommend Dr. Fox to all my family and friends

in Rockwell City, IA - Aug 05 2018

Review for Dr. Stephen Fox, MD

Dr. Pruitt is an excellent doctor who will give you the best care. I highly recommend him.

in Harlan, IA - Jun 10 2018

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

Dr. Pruitt is an excellent doctor in all aspects. Professionalism, bedside manner, care, kindness, etc. etc. He is the best.

in Harlan, IA - Jun 10 2018

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

Milford, IA - May 18 2018

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

May 08 2018

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

Excellent care! Had my knee operated on and had little wait time, Dr was to the point and did an excellent job! The staff was friendly and helpful. I would trust him to operate on me again.

in Orange City, Iowa - Apr 12 2018

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

Milford, IA - Apr 10 2018

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

Would highly recommend Dr. Pruitt as he was extremely professional and put you at ease when discussing surgery and recovery.

Apr 05 2018

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

Dr. Kolwadkar saw me for my shoulder. He explained everything very well. I will recommend him to all of my friends and family. He's wonderful!

in Spencer - Apr 05 2018

Review for Dr. Yogesh Kolwadkar, MD

Dr. Pruitt helped me with my shoulder. He was excellent! Explained everything very well. I also needed an MRI, which they have an Open MRI at their office which was convenient. I was able to the MRI authorized quickly. I recommend Dr. Pruitt to everyone. His expertise is worth it!

in Spencer - Apr 05 2018

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

Spencer - Mar 31 2018

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

He is amazing I mean I am glad I went there he is outstanding and great with his patients he is very good explaining things in terms we would understand I was getting run around before him and he got right down to everything and the staff was friendly and helpful also

Mar 24 2018

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

Spencer, IA - Oct 20 2017

Review for Dr. Yogesh Kolwadkar, MD

Spencer, IA - Oct 20 2017

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

Owatonna, MN - Oct 19 2017

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

Oct 11 2017

Review for Dr. John Leupold, MD

Dr. Kolwadkar was patient and explained everything to me. I would recommend Dr. Kolwadkar for all your orthopedic or sports injury needs.

Spencer, IA - Jul 19 2017

Review for Dr. Yogesh Kolwadkar, MD

Very knowledgeable and experienced. Sits down and actually speaks to you one on one.

in Milford Ia - Mar 02 2017

Review for Dr. Brett Olson, MD

Spencer, IA - Dec 05 2016

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

I had lost the ability to use one thumb. Dr. Pruitt did some reconnecting surgery, and I now have the ability to use that thumb.

in Spirit Lake, IA - Jul 14 2016

Review for Dr. Alexander Pruitt, MD

He worked through the night, performing emergency surgery after a ruptured spleen & saved my husband's life.

in Emmetsburg, IA - Jun 28 2016

Review for Dr. Patrick Slattery, MD

He is very knowledgeable and compassionate. Explains medical information very well to patients. He took in consideration that we were from out -of- town and worked us into his schedule for our convenience. We were extremely impressed with him.

in Pierre, SD - Jun 02 2016

Review for Dr. John Bacharach, MD

Dr Fox is the absolute best ophthalmologist I have been to and is professional and thorough.

Lakewood, CA - Apr 29 2016

Review for Dr. Stephen Fox, MD

in Spencer IA - Apr 28 2016

Review for Dr. Joshua Espelund, MD

I am two weeks past double tkr, doing very well. He uses up to date technology, used the cutting plates, and talking with friends who have had this done, my recovery seems faster. He listens and manages pain, explains everything, and would definitely recommend him for any orthopedic problems.

in Spirit lake. Iowa - Mar 16 2016

Review for Dr. John Leupold, MD

Jan 18 2016

Review for Dr. Douglas Stangl, MD

FANTASTIC orthopedic surgeon..

in Worthington Minnesota - Jan 17 2018

Review for Dr. John Leupold, MD

Excellent surgeon

in spirit lake, ia - Mar 11 2016

Review for Dr. Patrick Slattery, MD

Dr. Espelund is very caring and understanding.

in Graettinger, IA - Jan 07 2016

Review for Dr. Joshua Espelund, MD

Location

Avera Holy Family Hospital

826 N 8th St, Estherville, IA 51334