Regional Health Services Of Howard County

81%

Patients that would definitely recommend
11% 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

4 ratings were as expected

  • 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
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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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94%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
25% higher than the national average

81%

Would definitely recommend
11% higher than the national average

Regional Health Services Of Howard County

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%82%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%84%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%67%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%93%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%63%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%80%66%

Regional Health Services Of Howard County

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%81%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%85%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

He is a fantastic doctor and truly cares! I highly recommend.

K.E Sep 04 2021

Review for Dr. Congello

The staff at Dr. Lassise's office are always friendly, professional and respectful. I always feel very welcome at my visits.

D.L Aug 31 2021

Review for Dr. Lassise

The staff and doctor did a excellent job. Thank you for your services.

W.K Jul 26 2021

Review for Dr. Diggelmann

It was great and I loved the results thank you

M.W Jul 26 2021

Review for Dr. Hagau

Dr Litzow is brilliant, professional, cordial and caring. A superb doctor really focused on the welfare of his patients.

Jul 21 2021

Review for Dr. Litzow

Location

Regional Health Services Of Howard County

235 8th Ave W, Cresco, IA 52136

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