Ochsner Lsu Health Shreveport

63%

Patients that would definitely recommend
7% lower 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 worse than expected

7 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
  • 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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62%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
7% lower than the national average

63%

Would definitely recommend
7% lower than the national average

Ochsner Lsu Health Shreveport

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%73%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%59%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%80%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%45%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%53%66%

Ochsner Lsu Health Shreveport

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%59%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%62%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Resourceful.

Nov 30 2021

Review for Dr. Thomas

Outstanding provider. I have recommended several of my veteran friends to him. We all agree, Dr. Thomas truly cares about his patients and every one in our family.

Ernest Nov 23 2021

Review for Dr. Thomas

Dr. Thomas is very compassionate and knowledgeable doctor. He takes the time to listen and hear what the patient is saying.

Nov 23 2021

Review for Dr. Thomas

Very prompt in getting me into a room. Everyone was extremely friendly. Dr. Harris was very thorough, answered all my questions and explained everything carefully. Wonderful doctor

Nov 21 2021

Review for Dr. Harris

Everything went well! All were friendly and knowledgeable.

Barbara Sturdivant Nov 19 2021

Review for Dr. Harris

Location

Ochsner Lsu Health Shreveport

1541 Kings Hwy, Shreveport, LA 71103

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