Baptist Health Lexington

87%

Patients that would definitely recommend
17% 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.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass surgery

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

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

1 rating was worse than expected

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or 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).

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84%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
15% higher than the national average

87%

Would definitely recommend
17% higher than the national average

Baptist Health Lexington

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%65%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%88%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%59%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%70%66%

Baptist Health Lexington

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%66%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%78%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Donegan

He is a wonderful kind Christian man. He really cares!!!!

Rhea Compton Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Oliver

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Bradley

My appointment was scheduled and on time. Dr Shouse took care of me and explained everything to me.

Kelly N Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Shouse

Paul and Terry Garrison Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

I highly recommend Dr. Raghavan however I just recommended a friend of mine to Her and they said she was not taking new patients. Is this true??

Debra Shehadi Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Raghavan

My brother is a diabetic. He has had to have 2 toes amputated. Both surgeries have went very well. Dr. Earle has gone above and beyond on explaining in detail what his plans are before and after surgery. He is also very prompt. No waiting around for answers.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Earle

My husband saw her this morning..she was kind and caring and would recommend her to anyone.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kohli

Thomas Halsaver Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

I had surgery on my c-spine by him. He is an excellent surgeon. He will tell you exactly what is needed and will not do surgery if it’s not needed.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Villanueva

Dr Vallance is exceptional, not only a skilled surgeon, but also unhurriedly talks To patient, thoroughly explaining procedure.

Roy Nance Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Vallance

Reba Pjierce Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Vallance

Very good, got in on time

Allen Ruble Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Vallance

Sharon Hill Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Belin

Lilly M. Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bowling

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Youkilis

Was told I would need shots and surgery for sacroiliac problem. Problem solved by Dr. Faulkner. Was told I would have three months to a year of pain because of foot neuropothy. Dr. Faiulkner fixed that in three visits. He does wonders

Joan C. Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

I can't imagine a better experience with a neurosu Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Kiefer

I found Dr. Vallance to be a very knowledgeable and experienced surgeon with excellent communication skills. He took the time to explain the different options available and discussed each one with me. Would certainly use Dr. Vallance again and can recommend him without hesitation.

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Vallance

Exceptional physician. Knows her craft Office staff superb

Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Napolitano

Shoulder replacement surgery 8 months went well and recovery is going well almost completely back to normal. Dr. Sajadi is wonderful and took time to talk about surgery and aftercare.

Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Sajadi

Every thing went well about the best dr I’ve had Ann Marie is absolutely the best explains things great bed side manners

Jerry r king Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Tomassoni

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

He addresses all his patients issues with concern and answers. Providing excellent individual care and meeting the needs of his patients. Perfect for those who want to see a doctor less and experience true health more!

Jessica K. Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

quick to get me in, attention to detail

Anonymous Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

very good, everyones very friendly and kind

Taylor T. Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

i feel much better than wen i came in!

Cheri R. Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Appreciate the time Dr. Allen spends with me talking about my issues and concerns. His staff are great and makes me feel like my visit matters to them.

Donna Fitzgerald Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

The doctor and the staff was very professional

Alvin Smith Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Vallance

Dr. Lockstadt thoroughly explains all medical info and procedures and answers all my questions. I trust Dr. Lockstadt and highly recommend him.

Sharon King Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Lockstadt

I have been going to Dr Beiting for years . I am now 60 and find her always friendly , professional and listens . We have discussed other health matters to which she always addresses . I can’t say enough great things about her .

Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Beiting

Steph Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Foxx

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Stevens

The doctor and his staff are friendly and instill confidence. It's a busy practice but has reasonable wait times and seems clean and well organized.

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Lockstadt

I would highly recommend Dr. Huff to all my friends or anyone who needs help. He has help me in too many ways. Very patient with his patients and really listens to them.

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Huff Jr

Great first visit, very efficient and so kind, as I was in pain. Dr. Huff told me just what was going to happen with the surgery and that I would get a knee made just for me. I will highly recommend Bluegrass Orthopedic to anyone.

Judi P Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Huff Jr

While he may be a good doctor, he has no consideration for his patient’s time. Wait times are ridiculous!! He is providing a service and my time is valuable too.

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Rose

I would highly recommend Dr Lockstadt very knowledgeable

G S Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lockstadt

May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Wells

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Vascello

He will find the problem or work with someone who can help find the problem and fix it.

Vincent Morris May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Donegan

Donna Rennecker May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Belin

Went over MRI results. Gave me good detail on what he saw. Made recommendations on how to heal; instead of straight to surgery.

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Huff Jr

great

Mary R. May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Excellent listener, addressed all of my concerns. Excited to return for my follow up appointment.

Roxie B. May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Good very nice and informative

Tim Chisholm May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Vallance

robert noe lexington ky May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Svetich

Great visit. Dr. Huffman was on time and the staff treated me with respect. I went in for a LASIK evaluation. Prior to surgery I had 20/400 vision and now I am in 20/20! Best decision I have ever made.

May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Huffman

Fast x rays & treatment, diagnosis and treatment made a big difference . Can't wait for next treatment and hope it is as great as this visit. Makes me wish I had came sooner.

Richard H. May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

wonderful advice and great care.

Cory F. May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

always trying to fix the problem,willing to try new things and clear explanation of problems.

Jared L. May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Dakota O. May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Melvin May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Donegan

I had a Telemedicine appointment with Dr Donegan. It was great! He is very nice and wants to help you. Would definitely recommend Dr Donegan.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Donegan

awesome

Anonymous May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

only 1 visit so far so its not fair to judge yet, but seems to be great so far.

Veronica C. May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Would recommend Dr Jones highly

May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

Dr. Furlow is kind and listens to his patients.

Nicole May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Furlow

Went great! Felt like it was through.

Holly H. May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Excellent

D. B. May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

I really had a good experience

Maxine A. May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

My experience was very positive. Dr. Menke is very efficient. I had horrible back pain and he gave me injections. I will continue to see him and would highly recommend Dr. Menke.

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Menke

very good

Lisa J. May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

great

Darren W. May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

It’s been a long time since I’ve been able to trust a dr with their care; so I was grateful to meet Dr. Donegan. He listened carefully to my description of the symptoms, did a thorough examination, went over my films, and left me feeling like my dx had a resolution.

Paige May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Donegan

gives you a family owned feeling.

William E. May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Took care of my problem.

Eldon Asher May 12 2020

Review for Dr. McGonigle

George B Kemple May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

it was amazing and i cant wait to come back

Nadine W. May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Best Doctor I have e found in Many years!He makes you feel like your at a Family run place of people &not just treated like another in&out person that they have told you nothing.Everything is explained very well before you leave. He's My Kinda Doctor 100%!!

Aileene Fields Morris May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

With one adjustment I was able to tuck my chin without pain for the first time in 2 weeks. Thankful.

Chelsea C. May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

good

Amy M. May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. James

L feel he cares about the patient and wants to do right by us.

Johnna M. T. May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Dr Donegan and his staff are top of the line medical providers. Not only will I recommend Dr Donegan, I have several times already. I would rate him 10 out of 10!

Larry Reeder May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Donegan

Very good people and feel so much better

Chanda R. May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Very knowledgeable, listened to all of my concerns. Came up with a great treatment plan. Excellent facilities.

Trevor R. May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Dr Borders is amazing! She’s professional, compassionate, and treats the patient like a person rather than a symptom. I wouldn’t go to anyone else for gynecological care.

May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Borders

did very good job and nice and friendly and explained my issues

Jeffery T. May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

amazing

Stephanie N. May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Excellent. Dr. Donegan's assessment of my condition was quick and decisive. He was to the point in my diagnosis and explained everything very clearly. He has a sense of humor which was refreshing.

Sara Kieffner May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Donegan

The staff is efficient and friendly. I can rely on Dr. Shouse to tell me the truth and do what is necessary to treat what is needed. I trust him completely.

Ginny May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Shouse

Robin May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Opii

do alot of heavy lifting and always get the help needed

Morgan C. May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

So far impressed with the doctor

Donnie D. May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Very great at what he does and is very helpful

Tyler R. May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Dr. Faulkner has helped me through many injuries and issues. I appreciate him immensely.

Amanda B. May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

He is very professional and knows what hes doing

Scotty N. May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

I walked out feeling a lot better than when I walked in.

Anonymous May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

He was absolutely amazing. He listens to your wants and needs and exceeds expectations. After my first visit I felt better than I had in over 10 years.

Jessica D. May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Absolutely wonderful

Connor D. May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

best ever.... wonderful doctor

Bill H. May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

very plasent very informative an kind

Laura P. May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Amanda H. Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Youkilis

Worst attitude of any Dr I've ever seen. What a jerk. Treated me like dirt under his feet.

Charlotte M Walton Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Bosomworth

Sean Greely Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Donegan

Location

Baptist Health Lexington

1740 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503