The University of Kansas Health System

84%

Patients that would definitely recommend
14% higher than the national average

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.

Learn more about our awards methodology

Hospital Quality Awards

America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Top 1% in the nation for providing the highest clinical quality year over year

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

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

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2019, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2017)

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

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)

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

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2017)

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 Prostate Surgery Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in prostate removal surgery and transurethral resection of the prostate

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

3 ratings were better than expected

10 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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81%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
12% higher than the national average

84%

Would definitely recommend
14% higher than the national average

The University of Kansas Health System

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%83%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%68%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%91%84%

The University of Kansas Health System

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%65%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%73%73%

The University of Kansas Health System

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%66%66%

Providers

4500 San Pablo Rd S Jacksonville, FL 32224undefined mi
Dr. Abdallah Abboud, MDPulmonary Critical Care Medicine
Dr. Abdallah Abboud, MD
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
2330 Shawnee Mission Pkwy Ste 210 Westwood, KS 66205undefined mi
Dr. Haitham Abdelhakim, MDHematology & Oncology
Dr. Haitham Abdelhakim, MD
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
3901 Rainbow Blvd 1020 Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
2650 Shawnee Mission Pkwy Westwood, KS 66205undefined mi
Dr. Elise Abicht, MDObstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Elise Abicht, MD
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
Dr. Travis Abicht, MDCardiothoracic Surgery
Dr. Travis Abicht, MD
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
4350 Shawnee Mission Pkwy Ste 100 Fairway, KS 66205undefined mi
650 E 25th St Kansas City, MO 64108undefined mi
2900 Clay Edwards Dr Ste 100 Kansas City, MO 64116undefined mi
Dr. Kapil Aedma, MDChild & Adolescent Psychiatry
Dr. Kapil Aedma, MD
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
10787 Nall Ave Ste 300 Overland Park, KS 66211undefined mi
10777 Nall Ave Overland Park, KS 66211undefined mi
Dr. Natasha Ahmed, MDObstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Natasha Ahmed, MD
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
2650 Shawnee Mission Pkwy Westwood, KS 66205undefined mi
Dr. Ayman Albakour, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Ayman Albakour, MD
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
7405 Renner Rd Shawnee, KS 66217undefined mi
Dr. James Allen, MDGastroenterology
Dr. James Allen, MD
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
Dr. Adam Alli, MDVascular & Interventional Radiology
Dr. Adam Alli, MD
3901 Rainbow Blvd Kansas City, KS 66160undefined mi
Dr. Dennis Allin, MDEmergency Medicine
Dr. Dennis Allin, MD
1 Arrowhead Dr Kansas City, MO 64129undefined mi

Location

The University of Kansas Health System

4000 Cambridge St, Kansas City, KS 66160