Hiawatha Community Hospital

75%

Patients that would definitely recommend
5% 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

  • 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
  • Respiratory failure 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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76%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
7% higher than the national average

75%

Would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Hiawatha Community Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%87%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%57%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%90%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%60%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%74%66%

Hiawatha Community Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%51%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%68%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. C as he is affectionately called is very caring and wants what is best for his patients. He will do his best to get answers for you and genuinely cares for his patients and their loved ones.

Karlyne Sherman Nov 13 2021

Review for Dr. Caracioni

Dr Joliff always treats me as an individual, not a number.

Dwight Dunn Nov 13 2021

Review for Dr. Joliff

Dr Caracioni genuinely cares about his patients and never rushes through the appointment. He is an excellent oncologist and he or someone from his team always responds very quickly to phone messages or messages through the patient portal.

Jack Lancaster Oct 27 2021

Review for Dr. Caracioni

Misdiagnosis of the condition (torn rotator cuff). He was argumentative. I went to a different doctor who surgically repaired the rotator cuff.

Oct 21 2021

Review for Dr. McCoy

Special. That is the word that comes to mind when asked to describe Dr. Jones. He is personable, clearly brilliant, and most importantly--kind. I highly recommend Dr. Jones. I'm sure you will, too.

Sean Teel Oct 13 2021

Review for Dr. Jones

Location

Hiawatha Community Hospital

300 Utah St, Hiawatha, KS 66434

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