Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital

80%

Patients that would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average


Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital is a medical facility located in Ashland, KY. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ and Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™.

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

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

7 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • 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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79%

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

80%

Would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average

Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%85%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%81%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%88%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%74%66%

Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%63%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%73%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I have been a patient of Dr Samuels for 10 years. He and his staff have always been courteous and helpful. I would highly recommend him to someone looking for a rheumatologist.

G Bocook May 26 2021

Review for Dr. Samuel

Cares about her patients, explains things in everyday language that you can understand

Chuck Barker May 12 2021

Review for Dr. Settles

Dr Hannah listens and is a very caring and intelligent doctor.

Helen McKinney May 11 2021

Review for Dr. Hannah

VERY COMPETENT AND PROFESSIONAL.

MIKE PERDUE May 05 2021

Review for Dr. Konala

Absolutely love Dr. Laura Reese she’s done a knee replacement on me and shoulder replacement best doctor around.Lois

Lois Wyatt May 02 2021

Review for Dr. Reese

Location

Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital

1000 Saint Christopher Dr, Ashland, KY 41101

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