The Medical Center At Bowling Green

68%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% lower than the national average


The Medical Center At Bowling Green is a medical facility located in Bowling Green, KY. This hospital has been recognized for Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve 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

3 ratings were worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

9 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
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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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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66%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% lower than the national average

68%

Would definitely recommend
2% lower than the national average

The Medical Center At Bowling Green

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%77%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%76%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%58%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%82%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%48%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%56%66%

The Medical Center At Bowling Green

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%55%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%68%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr Burts handling of my wife’s situation was the best. His demeanor, explanation of the issue and the physical performance was top notch. The staff was fantastic and great to work with because they cared about you. I am very grateful to be a patient of Dr Burt.

Don Yarano Jun 12 2021

Review for Dr. Burt

Very smart. Acted fast to save my Mother’s life. Compassionate.

May 29 2021

Review for Dr. Vachon

Dr Cross is a wonderful doctor and person. He actually cares about the patients he treats. Highly recommend him.

May 26 2021

Review for Dr. Cross

Dr. Lumbang has removed 4 different places of skin cancer. Dr. Lumber is awesome. He and his assistant Jimmy took great care in making sure I felt no pain. He and his staff really care about the patient.

David Eakles May 25 2021

Review for Dr. Lumbang

Marie E Watson May 24 2021

Review for Dr. Jarboe

Location

The Medical Center At Bowling Green

250 Park St, Bowling Green, KY 42101

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