Via Christi Hospital Pittsburg

68%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% lower 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

2 ratings were worse than expected

10 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
Learn more about patient safety ratings

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).

Learn more about patient experience
73%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% higher than the national average

68%

Would definitely recommend
2% lower than the national average

Via Christi Hospital Pittsburg

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%80%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%78%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%62%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%89%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%71%66%

Via Christi Hospital Pittsburg

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%61%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%81%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Drew Moyer Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Jenkins

Rebecca M. Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

"5 rating."

James R. Mar 20 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

"All procedures went very well with minimum healing time. Dr. Smalling made me feel comfortable at all times as well as his assisting procedure staff."

Jim R. Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

I recently had a Cholecystectomy. Dr Jenkins, made me feel at ease, before, and after. Great staff as well. This was my first visit with him, but hopefully my last. I highly recommend him, if necessary

Debbie Phillips Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Jenkins

"Great place and I will tell everyone that has leg problems to go see Dr. Smalling."

Richard L. Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

"Outstanding staff, would highly recommend them."

James G. Mar 05 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

"Excellent."

Louis K. Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

Louis K. Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

"Love all the staff and the Doctor!"

Diana F. Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

"Always professional and takes the time to explain the diagnosis and treatment plan. Family atmosphere and friendly staff."

John P. Feb 21 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

I was seen within a couple days after contact was made. Dr Jenkins was extremely thorough and personable. All his staff are extremely friendly and hospitable.

Teddy Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Jenkins

Very professional.

Feb 17 2020

Review for Dr. Jenkins

Had a bunionectomy 2 years ago and could not be happier with the results. Dr Wilde and his staff are top notch and I would highly recommend.

Feb 11 2020

Review for Dr. Wilde

Very good Dr.'s. Been going almost a year very pleased with Dr. Cranston and her team.

Suzy Feb 10 2020

Review for Dr. Cranston

"Good experience. Seems that more operations could be completed per visit rather than numerous returns for similar items."

Donald S. Feb 07 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

Feb 06 2020

Review for Dr. Esguerra

Feb 05 2020

Review for Dr. Jenkins

"Only medical treatment that has gone to the core of the problem. I believe that Dr. Smalling is my best hope for returning to normal."

Marvin H. Feb 01 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

"Never an issue, always cooperative, willing to explain and be helpful to ones needs."

Connie V. Jan 29 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

"Amazing staff and Dr."

Nancy D. Jan 28 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

"I would recommend any one to come here. Great place."

Jean D. Jan 28 2020

Review for Dr. Smalling

"I like the doctor, cleanliness is good, drinking fountains are easy to get to."

Matthew B. Dec 25 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

T. Dingman Dec 16 2019

Review for Dr. Graham

"Excellent staff and clean office, overall a very good experience."

M. A. Dec 06 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

"Personable, expertise, left feelings comfortable with the decisions I made. Trust Dr. Smalling."

T. M. Dec 06 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Denise Nov 22 2019

Review for Dr. Jenkins

Saturday midnight urologic emergency Talked to the doc thru ER, and he personally came out. Life saving surgery within minutes! Explained all options well !

I am the worst patient Oct 15 2019

Review for Dr. Schoenfeld

"Excellent, well-run practice. Staff very sharp-well-versed in symptoms/ treatment plan/ treatment and post op. NO complaints with practice."

D. L. Oct 09 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

"The entire office and staff are great!"

R. L. Oct 09 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

"Everyone is so nice and professional. Was very skeptical at first but Hanna and Dr. Smalling helped me understand and feel more comfortable Hanna with the scheduling and Dr. with the expectations/results."

J. H. Sep 27 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

"You guys are great! I am so grateful to come to a facility that everyone is so great and professional. I really like coming here better than any doctor I have had. Thank you."

S. G. Sep 17 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

"Everyone is doing a good job. Thank you so much for helping me get my legs back."

D. K. Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Paralyzed patient Sep 08 2019

Review for Dr. Graham

Had elevated PSA. He spent a lot of time and explained exactly what to do. I followed his instructions and the PSA went down significantly. I was pleased that everything worked and I did not have to get a biopsy. He was very caring and provided a lot of education about my condition.

Tim Aug 23 2019

Review for Dr. Schoenfeld

"It really helped my legs."

R. P. Aug 17 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

"The people that work here are friendly and a little crazy and so am I. That's why I like it!"

Anonymous Aug 17 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Exceptional Dr/Surgeon.He took his time and explained everything in full detail. He was very prompt before and after surgery, he put our family at ease.

Thomas Ross Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Jenkins

Quickly diagnosed what other doctors missed. Compassionate. Quick to respond. Got me into surgery the same day.

Aug 05 2019

Review for Dr. Jenkins

Dr. Higginbotham has been my doctor for years. He is always willing to answer any questions and communicates information so that it's understood. He never seems rushed and is very caring and genuine. Highly recommend

Jul 16 2019

Review for Dr. Higginbotham

Dr. Smalling and his staff are way beyond excellent and I could not be more pleased with my services.

S. R. Jul 11 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Dr Graham has cured me of my nerve pain when no other could. Don't waste your time at Freeman. Go straight to Dr Graham! I had a wonderful experience.

Nick Jul 07 2019

Review for Dr. Graham

He truly listens and cares. He was my father's doctor for years before he died at 86. Now he is my Mother's age 88 doctor and he is wonderful with her and stays on top of things. If I lived in Kansas he would be my doctor too.

CA- Texas Jun 19 2019

Review for Dr. Sullivan

My husband was in terrible pain and having to take several pain meds after talking with Dr. Graham and having a spine stimulator implanted he is off of pain meds. I would recommend him to anyone having back pain especially.

Troyin West Fork, AR - Jun 15 2019

Review for Dr. Graham

Horrible experience and their staff Nikki has the WORST attitude and phone etiquette. They're slow to help you / get back to you and the patient care is sub-par. Seek other patient care.

May 23 2019

Review for Dr. Sullivan

ER visit! Great doctor!!

May 20 2019

Review for Dr. Brueggemann

I am very please with this clinic and the procedures, the staff and of course Dr. Smalling! Everyone is so friendly and courteous.

Betty S. Apr 18 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Complete trust in Dr. Smalling and his amazing progress and treatment in the area of vein disease and repair.

Pamela B. Apr 17 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Virginia B. Apr 17 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

He manipulated my shoulder after a bad surgery. It isn't 100%, but it is 100% better after he helped me out! It has been coming up on 2 years. it is getting better every day.

Apr 13 2019

Review for Dr. Ogden

He made me sicker. My mother ended up in Joplin at Freeman Hospital. I fired him taking care of my elderly father.

Apr 12 2019

Review for Dr. Schoeling

Carl C. Mar 22 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Joseph Dillin Anderson , MO - Mar 05 2019

Review for Dr. Blancho

Excellent Staff - friendly positive. Professional knowledgeable completely comfortable & trust in the excellent care received from Dr. Smalling & staff.

Donna D. Feb 26 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

I LOVE IN VEIN! My complaints are with my Insurance Company. Mobility is key for great health so Just Do It!

Colleen F. Feb 26 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Ruth G. Feb 26 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

If you have vein issues this is the place to come. From start to finish my experience has been a good thing. Everything from diagnosis to the procedures have made me better.

Larry G. Feb 23 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Theresa T. Feb 22 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

They should have 6 stars. I drove 4 1/2 hours to be treated. A friend from KC told me this is the best way. He was right. KC is best vein place.

Wesley S. Feb 22 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

"I received an awesome referral from a friend. Dr. Ronnie Smalling is truly an expert in his field. He and his team are always friendly and courteous. I am very pleased with my experience at the In Vein Clinic."

Mary J. Feb 22 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Did a good job and the whole staff gets an A+ , thanks for putting up with my dry humer and i appreciate the kindness and hard work over the new year holiday !

O. Tom Saffellin Neosho, MO - Feb 20 2019

Review for Dr. Graham

"I love the staff very caring and helpful. Doc is good too, he gives full explanation on how why and how it helps for pain and swelling. This is a wonderful clinic who knows and does their job. I recommend Dr. Smalling to anyone with vein problems."

Nancy B. Feb 15 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

I love In Vein!

Colleen F. Feb 14 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

"Smalling Vein Institute are fantastic, very professional, and caring! Dr. Smalling and the entire staff are fabulous. They provide the best of care! Thank you! You are making such a difference in my life! "

Fran S. Feb 07 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

I have and will continue to recommend Dr. Grantham. I wouldn't want to go anywhere else other than Ortho Four States. I was also very impressed with the physical therapy dept as well. Thank you to all of you.

Jeff Keating in Seneca, MO - Jan 31 2019

Review for Dr. Grantham

"All the staff here is very helpful and polite. I am very happy with my outcome here each time i come and its courteous and Desirae is helpful with her low voice when she calls to remind you of your appointment". -CM

Carl M. Jan 31 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Dr. Teitelbaum's Lyme Patientin Webb City, MO - Jan 30 2019

Review for Dr. Griffin

fantastic experience

R P. Jan 25 2019

Review for Dr. Smalling

Dr. Banwart performed revision surgery on me 11/8/18. The surgery went very well and I am already back to work with some restrictions, and I am feeling great!!

Carl Dec 18 2018

Review for Dr. Banwart

Craig Elfordin Overland Park, KS - Nov 29 2018

Review for Dr. Smalling

Stephanie Massiein Pittsburg, KS - Nov 28 2018

Review for Dr. Stevens

Dr. Ipsen has done two surgeries for me, cervical fusion and lumbar fusion. He is an honest and upright man, has excellent bedside manners, and I totally trust him 100% to do whatever needs to be done.

David Quallsin Webb City, MO - Nov 20 2018

Review for Dr. Ipsen

Carolynin Grove - Nov 13 2018

Review for Dr. Graham

Dr Grantham was great! He surgically repaired my broken collarbone and hands down one of the best! Highly recommend him and his staff! Ortho Four States is top notch!

Rachelle McCloud Nov 01 2018

Review for Dr. Grantham

He does not just rush you through. Ddr. Seglie takes time to listen and is willing to let you take part in your care plan.

Rebeccain Galena, KS - Oct 31 2018

Review for Dr. Seglie

Joe De Angelisin Bella Vista, AR - Oct 21 2018

Review for Dr. Graham

Stanely Longin MO - Oct 18 2018

Review for Dr. Graham

Dr. Orender is amazing! The level of care she provides me and my family is 2nd to none.

Sep 20 2018

Review for Dr. Orender

Nixa, MO - Sep 08 2018

Review for Dr. Smalling

Dr Banwart did a total hip replacement for me in April 2010 and a revision the following year. I had a great experience and recovered quickly. I felt blessed to have him for my surgeon and his wife, Lynda is great at giving knee injections:)

B Smithin Anderson, MO - Aug 30 2018

Review for Dr. Banwart

Dr. Garner is wonderful. She is very thorough and informative every step of the way. I feel like she truly cares about me as a person. Could not ask for a better physician.

Jamesin PITTSBURG, KS - Aug 26 2018

Review for Dr. Garner

Outstanding service very fast recovery time The communication between the doctor and the physical therapy department was outstanding

Clayton Woodwardin Crestline - Jul 26 2018

Review for Dr. Grantham

Richard B.in Parsons, KS - Jul 24 2018

Review for Dr. Graham

Devon Seaman Jun 30 2018

Review for Dr. Grantham

Erin Bottomin Joplin, MO - Jun 27 2018

Review for Dr. Galloway

Very helpful staff and doc is very laid back.

Ann Jun 22 2018

Review for Dr. Schoenfeld

I had back and leg pain for the last 10 years that gradually got worse. It been about 2 months since I had my surgery and I have not felt this good in a long time. I would highly recommend Dr. Graham.

Lonnie wilsonin Parsons, KS - May 18 2018

Review for Dr. Graham

The best, most compassionate, doctor I have ever had in my 70 years. I have been going to Dr. Crsnston and Stephanie Wagoner for 11 yrs. I have never left the office not feeling that the entire office is concerned??

Ann Hargisin puttsburg, Kansas - May 02 2018

Review for Dr. Cranston

Dr Higginbotham did my hysterectomy in 1997 and it's the best thing I ever did. He is an amazing Dr and I still sing his praises 21 years later.

Sherry (Cox) Bowersin Clever. MO - Apr 23 2018

Review for Dr. Higginbotham

Pittsburg, KS - Apr 09 2018

Review for Dr. Sullivan

Brucein Garfield, AR - Apr 04 2018

Review for Dr. Graham

Grove - Mar 28 2018

Review for Dr. Graham

Dr Banwart and staff are super. No problems. Felt I was in good hands

Nancyin Is I ok 74354 - Mar 13 2018

Review for Dr. Banwart

Feb 05 2018

Review for Dr. Blancho

Julie Jan 26 2018

Review for Dr. Garner

friendly down to earth

rick davisin columbus ks - Jan 14 2018

Review for Dr. Seglie

Location

Via Christi Hospital Pittsburg

1 Mt Carmel Way, Pittsburg, KS 66762