Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center

86%

Patients that would definitely recommend
16% higher 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

6 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • 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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88%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
19% higher than the national average

86%

Would definitely recommend
16% higher than the national average

Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%88%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%94%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%74%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%91%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%62%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%85%66%

Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%73%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%90%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

great Dr.

Oct 16 2020

Review for Dr. Lattermann

I've read all the reviews and can't believe how anyone can report negative on Doctor Yalkut. From day one he's been professional, trustworthy, and helpful. Dr.Yalkut thoroughly explains everything in terms you can understand. I highly recommend him. I can attest he saved my life!

Gibson Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Yalkut

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

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Bullock

Very nice and took time to listen about my conditions. I would highly recommend him as a familly doctor!

Geoffrey Milton Apr 03 2020

Review for Dr. Richard

Location

Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center

145 Newcomb Ave, Mount Vernon, KY 40456

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