Baptist Health Lexington

88%

Patients that would definitely recommend
18% higher than the national average


Baptist Health Lexington is a medical facility located in Lexington, KY. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™, Vascular Surgery 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

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

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

Vascular Surgery Excellence Award™ (2021)

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

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019)

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

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

4 ratings were worse than expected

3 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
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

6 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • 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
  • 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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85%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
16% higher than the national average

88%

Would definitely recommend
18% 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%84%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%89%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%73%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%68%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%80%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

After some bad experiences with other Urologists, doctor Crow was great!! He did the kidney stone removal with no issues! He explained things well and was nice to us! Good choice!

Johnson Jun 11 2021

Review for Dr. Crowe

He has a wonderful bedside manner and saved my husband’s life with ablation.

Jun 09 2021

Review for Dr. Tomassoni

Dr. Donegan was very kind and professional who listened to my concerns and ultimately fixed my frozen shoulder through surgery. I absolutely reccommend him for your shoulder ailments!

Teresa Childers Jun 09 2021

Review for Dr. Donegan

Entire staff is very friendly, on time, caring. Answer all questions concerns and educate you. I was scared at first. They eased my fears, and helped me in my recovery. I recommend this place over all others.

Brittany T. Jun 09 2021

Review for Dr. Faulkner

Mrs. Graham Jun 08 2021

Review for Dr. Abdullah

Location

Baptist Health Lexington

1740 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503

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