Mercy Regional Medical Center

81%

Patients that would definitely recommend

11% higher than the national average

Mercy Regional Medical Center is a medical facility located in Ville Platte, LA. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™ and Outstanding Patient Experience 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

Patient Safety Excellence Award™

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021, 2020)

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

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

1 rating was worse than expected

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

11 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Heart Attack

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Stroke

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Pneumonia

Mortality In-Hospital

Better than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Better than Expected

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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84%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

15% higher than the national average

81%

Would definitely recommend

11% higher than the national average

Mercy 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%90%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%85%78%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%82%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%75%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%60%53%

Mercy 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%76%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%88%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I’m always satisfied with the Orthopaedic Clinic. Dr. Etheredge makes you feel comfortable and presents different options , discussing them before an informed decision is made. I wish more doctors had this combination of friendliness and professionalism.

Laurie Boston May 15 2022

Review for Dr. Etheredge

Had back,leg,and feet pain for over 25+ years 4 back surgeries with no pain relief until I met Dr Bowie . Woke up from surgery with no pain except for the incision site . Thank you sir . I’d recommend everyone to you . You and your staff was very professional

Billy Ray Williams May 11 2022

Review for Dr. Bowie

Thoroughly examines. Easy to speak with and discuss concerns. Competent, knowledgeable and caring. A role model for all physicians.

Grannax6 May 05 2022

Review for Dr. Barnes

Apr 25 2022

Review for Dr. Guilbeau

I have had long standing hip pain. His use of orthobiologics and knowledge is second to none.

Vincent Shaw Apr 23 2022

Review for Dr. Etheredge

Location

Mercy Regional Medical Center

800 E Main St, Ville Platte LA 70586

CallDirections

(337) 363-5684

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Contact Us

800 E Main St

Ville Platte, LA 70586

Directions

(337) 363-5684