Providence Medical Center

67%

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


Providence Medical Center is a medical facility located in Kansas City, KS. This hospital has been recognized for America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™, Patient Safety Excellence Award™, and more.

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2018)

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

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2019)

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

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

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

9 ratings were better than expected

  • 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
  • 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
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

4 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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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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74%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% higher than the national average

67%

Would definitely recommend
3% lower than the national average

Providence 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%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%79%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%66%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%52%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%74%66%

Providence Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%68%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%73%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Burkart took very good care of my mother when she had bad leg pain. He's very knowledgeable and the staff were very friendly.

Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Burkart

I have been coming here a few years now and find him knowledgeable and he does ask important questions. Very good and thorough.

Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Dadkhah

Doctor Appl and his nurse Lucia are excellent. The front desk staff are very organized and welcoming. The atmosphere is comfortable and supportive of a patient's medical concerns.

Lane Hatcher Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Appl

Dr. Brandi Wilson recently did my hysterectomy and bladder repair. I couldn’t be more pleased. Described the procedures in depth, and answered any questions I had. Minimal pain post op. I see her on a yearly basis, but am very pleased with my surgery.

Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Wilson

I enjoyed meeting Dr Weaver and was very happy with what her plan is for me moving forward.

I would rather not comment at this time. Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Weaver

Dr. Puls is wonderful. She listens, asks relevant and pertinent questions, does not hurry you along. Kind and understanding. I cannot say enough good things about this doctor. She took the place of my PCP when he retired. I am SO glad he recommended her. Cannot be more satisfied and pleased.

Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Puls

Suz I. Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Weaver

love her and Kendall

Darlene S Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Weaver

Simply stated, Dr. Clough is the very best!

Amy Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Lakshmy Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Thies

satisfied

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Dr. Weaver listens and takes your concerns seriously. She offers expedited solutions and it’s obvious she cares about each patient.

Sara Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Weaver

He was competent, professional, kind, considerate. I had a procedure done at NKC Hosp Pavillion. All went well and I thank you Doctor Eaker.

Eleanor Alley Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Eaker

Katina Fair Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Thompson

Dennis Campbell Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Dr Gregory Crane is awesome. I thank you Dr Hoffman fir referring me to him......He is great and explain concerns in detail. I am very blessed to have such a wonderful team. Thank you for all you do.

Imelda Neuer Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Crane

I appreciate the attention and care I’ve received for many years with Dr. Maria Palmeri. She answers my questions and if she wants to double check the research I refer to, she immediately looks into it. The only complaint I have is often there’s an excessively long wait.

Kathy Ray Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Palmeri

Toni Wensel Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

She is a super nice and caring doctor and makes you feel welcome for every visit! - Aileen Reyes

Aileen May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Samardzija

Very attentive. Takes time with patients to educate them.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Dadkhah

Dr. Clough and his staff are the best. Dr. Clough takes time and explains everything thoroughly. The Nurses/Staff are knowledgable and helpful. They are practiceing safety procedures.

Barbara Bolles May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

I would 100% of the time refer people to Dr. Clough and have. He changed my life (after 24 years of chronic pain) by listening to me and giving me a plan to follow and finally his amazing surgical skills. He really cares about his patients.

Virginia Nemechek May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Dr.Parra has been my doctor for over thirty years. He is very patient and understanding. Excellent bed side manner, with a sense of humor. He really care about the well being of his patients. Thanks Doc for your commitment to you patients.

Robert Brown May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Parra

Apr 11 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Showed little compassion for what I was going through.

Mar 25 2020

Review for Danielle Holloway

Dr Weaver was outstanding to talk with. She took time to answer all of my questions and made me feel great about moving forward with my treatment! I would recommend Dr Weaver over and over again!

Lori Haggard Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Weaver

Totally agree with review Cathie gave. Wow what a great doctor. Very trustworthy. Takes his time to talk to patient and explain things. His staff is great too!!

Arnold rogers Mar 17 2020

Review for Dr. Katrapati

I was totally impressed. I met with Laura his PA. She apologized for being 5 minutes late. Totally unnecessary and then spent over an hour discussing my situation.

Rod Staggs Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Dr.Weaver for me is the best OB-GYN.She take good care of me and my baby from day one till I deliver my precious one. I highly recommend her to all women friends and family.

Jane Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Weaver

He is a good listener and good at diagnosing illnesses. Dr. Cristiano cares about his patients. I give him 5 stars. Carol - Leavenworth, KS

Carol Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Cristiano

Melanie Bryant Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Tina L Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Weaver

Kind of a long wait.

Mar 02 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Dr. Clough has always spoken to me in a friendly and courteous manner. He explains things in terms that are easy to understand. He takes time to fully explain things and always has time to answer questions. Dr. Clough’s staff is very professional, friendly and helpful.

Joyce Mar 01 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Dr. Weaver takes as much time with me as I need. She is thorough in her diagnoses and with the explanations of options. Dr. Weaver gives me information that I wouldn’t have even thought about. I’m a big fan of hers.

Laura Meyer Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Weaver

Velton Viles Feb 27 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

I had lower back surgery on Feb.5th. I have much less pain than before the surgery. I was treated well in every step of my treatment.

Ronald May Feb 24 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

It was great. Dr. Clough listened, answered my questions and genuinely cared and addressed my concerns.

Lyn L. Crawford Feb 14 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

I have never encountered a doctor so intelligent and knowledgeable and at the same time so down to earth and comfortable. I would highly recommend him without reservations.

Katherine Feb 09 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Dr Davis took care of me at urgent care Saturday. She took care of my injured ankle. She even followed up on Monday with a phone call to see how the ankle was recovering.

John F Batliner Feb 04 2020

Review for Dr. Davis

My Mom 87, was hospitalized due to severe pain in her R shoulder, neck, and face. He came to see her. He was very clear, detail oriented, excellent bed side manner. We all felt hope. We will definitely reach out to him if her pain returns.

Jan 28 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Been with Dr. Mancuso for years and I would recommend him to anyone.

Jan 25 2020

Review for Dr. Mancuso

Great service from everyone in office. Doctor Clough is excellamt

Nurse Jessie Great Jan 24 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Dr. Weaver is the best.

Jan 20 2020

Review for Dr. Weaver

Brittany Martin Jan 14 2020

Review for Dr. Nibbelink

Doctor Weaver takes her time and listens to your concern. I would highly recommend Dr. Weaver.

Melissa Heinen Jan 11 2020

Review for Dr. Weaver

Jan 09 2020

Review for Dr. David

Horrible

Jan 08 2020

Review for Dr. Marsh

Dr. Nibbelink is amazing! I have been seeing him for around 10 years now, and am sad to see him retire! He has been an asset to Specialists in Women’s Care. I’m sure we all will miss him!

Katie Dec 30 2019

Review for Dr. Nibbelink

We had a bit of a long wait to see him but we were forewarned that we would have a wait because he likes to spend enough time with his patients and be thorough and he was. Very nice doctor and I would definitely recommend to family and friends.

Adam Dec 25 2019

Review for Dr. Clough

Dec 24 2019

Review for Dr. Appelbaum

DWRIGHT Dec 20 2019

Review for Dr. Khan

Dr. Kurtz just up & quite on me, leaving me with no PCP Dr. basically Kurtz is a lousy, unfeeling Dr.

Dec 07 2019

Review for Dr. Kurtz

Highest praise for this competent Dr. Excellent staff-no waiting. I will never go any where else for eye care. I couldn't be happier.

Susan Winchell Nov 22 2019

Review for Dr. Hendricks

Dr. Simmons is always very caring, takes care of all my problems, answers all my questions and never makes me feel rushed. He seems very knowledgeable and is easy to talk to. All of the clinic staff I encountered were very courteous and thorough.

Amy G Nov 09 2019

Review for Dr. Simmons

Robin Runnels Nov 06 2019

Review for Dr. Monahan

amber Nov 06 2019

Review for Dr. Clough

Dr. Aberle is very skilled in his specialty as well as being compassionate, gentle and caring of his patients. He has an excellent supportive staff as well. Dr. Aberle takes a personal interest in his patience and never rushes through an exam/office visit.

Kelly Laird Oct 27 2019

Review for Dr. Aberle

Tiffany Oct 24 2019

Review for Dr. Trusty

Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Appelbaum

What an awesome, and caring doctor! Gives you time to discuss your issues, and genuinely cares! Very Professional

Cheryl Oct 07 2019

Review for Dr. Nibbelink

Everyone at Dr Clough's office is very nice and professional. I always feel like they really do care and want to help me to get the relief I need to make me feel better. Dr Clough takes the time t sit and talk to you as long as oyu have questions, he will be there to answer them.

Tracey Kapeller Oct 07 2019

Review for Dr. Clough

I went to Dr Trusty for one issue and while I was there I talked to her about some of my other health concerns. She took me serious and immediately ordered the consults and labs I needed. She then called me with my results and discussed serveral options with me. I appreciated that.

BMur Sep 30 2019

Review for Dr. Trusty

He is the best surgeon. Talented & listens. My friend has been with Menorah Hosp for over 20+ years. She seen my name on the list for a Laminectomy with Dr. Clough. She called me & told me he was by far the very best....I am doing great.

Carol Ferris Sep 30 2019

Review for Dr. Clough

Dr. Ellison is exceptional at listening, answering your questions, and explaining what you need to know about your upcoming surgery, and then recovery. He is simply the best.

Marin Goodier Sep 30 2019

Review for Dr. Ellison

Terri Sep 30 2019

Review for Dr. Clough

Kansas City, MO - Sep 18 2019

Review for Dr. Hudson

My experience with Dr. Clough and all of his staff , from receptionist in his office ito the PAs Nurses in the hospital and all has been most pleasant and efficient.

Kathy Byrnes Sep 07 2019

Review for Dr. Clough

Dr. Reusch is missed very much in Kansas City. She was a great doctor here. l enjoyed her teaching and input here. It was a joy when it was her turn to do rounds!

Michele Miller RN Sep 05 2019

Review for Dr. Reusch

VL-Leavenworth, KS 9/3/19 Sep 04 2019

Review for Dr. David

Virginia Gallipeau Sep 03 2019

Review for Dr. Wilder

Great experience with Dr. Ludwig. He is patient and thorough; great bedside manor. I felt completely at ease under his care and the staff at Providence Surgery staff.

AKI Aug 29 2019

Review for Dr. Ludwig

Dr Williams was wonderful thru my braces treatment. She was always happy and personable. The staff was always friendly and able to work with my crazy schedule. My teeth look amazing and I can’t stop smiling thanks to her.

Aug 21 2019

Review for Dr. Williams

Jessica Monarres Aug 20 2019

Review for Dr. Lowry

Dr Thompson is a excellent physician explains everything in detail and takes time to listen to your questions and concerns I am really happy that he’s my oncologist to see me through this journey

Kenneth Gardner Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Thompson

Aug 09 2019

Review for Dr. Gammill

Cheryl Englund Aug 09 2019

Review for Dr. Nibbelink

Wow what a great doctor.. Very trustworthy.. His staff is awesome too!!

Cathie Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Katrapati

He is very approachable & takes time to listen, as well as explain. I will be sad to see him retire.

Debbie Daniel Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Nibbelink

Dr Parra is wonderful. He takes time to listen to you, and follows thru on treatments. He is caring and compassionate. He is very knowledgeable, and takes the time to do a complete history. He explains all medications and treatments, and makes sure you understand.

Aug 05 2019

Review for Dr. Parra

I found the office staff to be very kind and helpful I went to his ARNP and she helped me a lot. I plan to continue to see them as a patient

Deseree Krause RN Aug 05 2019

Review for Dr. Simmons

Have seen Dr. Lundgren for 20 plus years. Great attitude. On top on test results.

Marc Davidson Aug 02 2019

Review for Dr. Lundgren

Dr power's is an amazing dr. He is the only dr,that would help us, he explains everything in such great details where you can really understand what is going on, very compassionate, seems to really care about you. Thank you so much Dr. POWERS

JANETTA Girens Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Powers

Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Bamber

Jul 27 2019

Review for Dr. Allen

Professional, knowledgeable, authentic, respectful, personable, and above all else KIND. I highly recommend Dr. Nibbelink and his staff. Highly.

Liz Jul 27 2019

Review for Dr. Nibbelink

She has made me feel so comfortable and im happy to have her as mine and my kids Dr's finding a good Dr to feel comfortable with is hard but we did.

Jul 12 2019

Review for Dr. Allen

I was looking for ‘the best of the best’. Dr Clough is exceptionally bright, and able to guide with great wisdom. He is kind and caring, with a sprinkle of humor. I have great confidence in his ability for any procedures I may need. Thank you, Dr. Clough. I found ‘the best of the best’ in you!

Rosemary Stone Jul 06 2019

Review for Dr. Clough

I am on a medicine I been on for over 50 years she decided not to refill it though she had be fore she drop without considering the side affects after being on the drug so long or offering any substitute

Edna M Ventura Jul 04 2019

Review for Dr. Wilson

Jul 01 2019

Review for Dr. Thompson

MO - Jul 01 2019

Review for Dr. Allen

Spent very little time with me. Had not looked over my chart/records before he spoke to me or even during. Was recommending I take meds that would interfere with others I am already on because he hadn't reviewed my med list. I had to point that out to him. Was very dismissive and aloof.

Jun 28 2019

Review for Dr. Radadiya

Lisa M. in KS - Jun 24 2019

Review for Dr. Wilder

he is always available I have called him on a Sunday morning and he answers his own phone. he is the only doctor in this town that goes to the hospital to see his patients. I don't know where i would be without him.

lansing - Jun 23 2019

Review for Dr. Cristiano

Jordan Jun 21 2019

Review for Tracy Hoelting

Location

Providence Medical Center

8929 Parallel Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66112

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