Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center

69%

Patients that would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average


Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center is a medical facility located in Danville, KY. This hospital has been recognized for Stroke Care Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • 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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68%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
1% lower than the national average

69%

Would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average

Ephraim Mcdowell Regional 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%78%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%69%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%47%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%73%66%

Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%62%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%75%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Very helpful answered all questions didn’t rush us through the visit like some doctors do was interested in all the concerns my wife and I had about the knee surgery

Jerry Perkins Oct 24 2020

Review for Dr. Christensen

He is the best

Oct 17 2020

Review for Dr. Christensen

Great personality and very knowledgeable! Office is run well. I have been a patient for over 20 years. Cannot say enough positive things about Dr Thompson & his staff!

Brad K. Oct 09 2020

Review for Dr. Thompson

I was recently a patient in the ER at St. Joseph East hospital and Dr. Carroll was the physician on duty. He was thorough, patient, and kind. I appreciate that very much, especially with the pain I was in. I would definitely recommend him.

Marsha Litton Oct 03 2020

Review for Dr. Carroll

I appreciate the work that is done at BGO. I’m new here in Lexington and they have treated me with the utmost care and respect. I appreciate Dr Christiansen and each of his staff members. They were all great and I highly recommend them.

Paul Moring Oct 03 2020

Review for Dr. Christensen

Location

Ephraim Mcdowell Regional Medical Center

217 S 3rd St, Danville, KY 40422

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