Rapides Regional Medical Center

76%

Patients that would definitely recommend
6% 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

4 ratings were worse than expected

9 ratings were as expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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75%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% higher than the national average

76%

Would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

Rapides 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%81%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%79%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%66%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%52%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%69%66%

Rapides 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%66%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%73%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Pleasant folks good experience

Darwin Gustafson Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

My mother has been seeing Dr. Soudan going on 5 years. She's 85 years young and he's one doctor who she will be very truthful with. SHE GIVE HIM 5 STARS

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Soudan

Dr. Karsan is a wonderful doctor. He is very kind and compassionate and spends a lot of time with his patients answering questions. I look forward to my appointments with him. The office staff are very kind and friendly. Always very helpful as well.

Sandra gooden Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

Joe Tarpley, MD Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Crenshaw

I could not ask for a better Cardiologist and staff! I would highly recommend them to anyone!

EMMA S. LUNEAU Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

Jul 06 2020

Review for Willard Beard

Excellent

Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Jerez

Dr Perez is a very thoughtful, competent, caring physician. He is an excellent physician and is always right on with your care.

Kathleen Duffy Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Perez

Good visit. Everyone very nice.and friendly.

Rickey Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

AS ALWAYS I HAVE BEEN VERY WELL TAKEN CARE OF, SINCE NOVEMBER OF 1999. ALL STAFF IS VERY PROFESSIONAL AND LEARNED ABOUT TAKING CARE OF MY HEART.

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

Several visits and colonoscopy. Managed an acute infection of the bowel quickly and assisted with finding medication. Superb staff including his NP Kim Sills. I am a healthcare professional and highly recommend Dr Hollier.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Hollier

WE TALKED ABOUT THINGS THAT IS GOING WELL AND WHATS NOT SHE IS GREAT TO TALK TO AND VERY WILLING TO HELP YOU WITH YOUR CONCERNS.

Eugene M Fontenot Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

The best doctor I have found who truly listens to every symptom.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Forester

Richard A. Bullock Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

I have been a patient for 14 years I have had breast cancer and have seen him. HE IS THE BEST DOCTOR IN LOUISIANA always listens and talks to you and explains everything. Staff is great/ gayle underwood

Melanie Gayle Underwood Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. McCoy

Dr. Beards staff were all very friendly and helpful. Dr. Beard himself was also helpful and caring. I would definitely recommend others to use Willard Beard as their healthcare provider.

Mark Merrell Jun 24 2020

Review for Willard Beard

Waiting time was very short. Dr. Wallace took plenty of time to go over my results of my lab work. He addressed all of my concerns.

Jewel Beisser Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

Dr. Solon is an excellent doctor. I would highly recommend her for anyone that may have autoimmune issues. She truly wants to help correctly diagnose her patients, and takes an active interest in her patients' care. I wish all doctors were like Dr. Solon.

Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

Dr. Maguire did an amazing job on my breast reduction. He has awesome bedside manner. Maguire and his staff are very professional, and easy to talk to. I felt very safe and I am happy with my results. I would recommend him to anyone!

Kia Howard Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Maguire

I, as well as my wife are surgical patients of Dr. David McCoy. Surgeries have ranged from skin cancer to critical abdominal surgery. We are exceedingly healthy as a result. We would not hesitate seeking Dr. McCoy's opinion for treatment/surgery as well as recommending his service to others.

Ed & Julie Christie Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. McCoy

My annual visit went well. Dr. Bharwani is very thorough. Always makes time for any questions or concerns.

L. Wilson Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Bharwani

Not much waiting around. My appt was right on time. The staff was super friendly. PA Beard took his time and allowed me to voice my concerns and thoroughly answered questions and explained labs. I was very pleased with my visit.

Jun 21 2020

Review for Willard Beard

Very professional, to the point! Amazed with his patience during stint procedure, he his highly recommended!

Mary griffin Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Posina

Helen G. Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bieber

Dr. Joiner is an awesome doctor! He answers all my questions and solves all my health problems.

EBY Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Joiner

Starting with the staff upon arriving I can find no fault with anyone . Going to the back is quick and to the point, which is a plus with me. See DR. Solone is always a pleasure. She is always in a good mood. I feel 90% better after seeing her for a year. I can’t wait to see how I feel next year.

T Lemoine Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

Outstanding Dr. He fixed a urology problem another Dr created. Followed up by calling and checking on me and giving me his phone number even though he wasn't on call. Very professional and knowledgeable. I highly recommend this doctor.

Daniel Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Richey

Dr. Slaughter is the best, I gave him a 5 star rating only because there is not a 10 star. He goes above and beyond.

Lee Weatherford Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Slaughter

Deborah Dumars Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Oas

Dr Solon was very knowledgeable and friendly. She made me very comfortable talking with her about the issues I am currently experiencing

Stephanie Godwin Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

Diagnosed my rash on the first visit. Dr Ingrish took the time to explain the cause and various treatment options.

Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Ingrish

Dr. Perego is a very good urologist. Very Professional and spends time patiently explaining all options and both advantages and disadvantages. I highly recommend him.

Daniel Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Perego

Dr. Solon cares about her patients and she takes time to get to know you and she listens to you.

Carmen Cheek Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

My visit was last Wednesday, I appreciate all of Dr. Solon’s staff, and I love an appreciate Dr. Solon, very much I have sent many of my clients to her and they are all pleased. Thanku Dr. Solon, and all the staff especially Taylor, please keep on loving us and caring for us,we need u

Charlotte Hudson Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

Prompt had new television. Taylor assisted me with setup

Sharon Lowery Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

My visit was great. My temperature was taken as I entered the building, the waiting room was observing social distancing, and everyone was wearing a mask. I appreciated all of this. The wait was not to long, and my visit with Dr. Solon was very nice.

Lori Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

Carol Gremillion Jun 02 2020

Review for Willard Beard

Doctor Wallace saw me on time. Always professional and listens to any problems I have with concern. He’s the best. All staff are friendly as well. Keep up the great work ??

Sharon Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

Mr. Beard is a very conscientious provider. He takes time to provide patient education and he listens to any Of my concerns.

Jun 01 2020

Review for Willard Beard

Everything went really, he keeps me alive!

Roger Bennett Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

James Richard Chop Jun 01 2020

Review for Jacqueline Schexnyder

I just started using this “doctor”. The prescription that his office called in were the wrong dosage. He scheduled all kinds of test and never called back about the results. I called and scheduled a tele-visit and he never bothered to join the visit!

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. McBride

I have always been treated respectfully and kind. Everyone speaks to me in a way that I know my health is their concern. When health issues have come up I get a quick response from the office. Love theses people

LORI JEPPESEN May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

R.Cook May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

Dr Posino did heart cath and placed stint in artery that was 100% blocked. After stint placed blockage was 3% and I recovered and went home next day. Very pleased with Dr Posino, his treatment and follow up.

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Posina

Dr. James Wallace is truly a great physician. He concerns and availability have always met my expectations.

Tracey Tam May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

Dr McCoy and his staff along with the entire surgical center are outstanding . My family have used DrMcoy for meny years . He has the best bed side manners of any Dr , he is a southern gentlemen . His surgical skills are the best I’ve ever experienced Thank you Dr McCoy for being in Alexandra La

Carlson Peppers May 20 2020

Review for Dr. McCoy

Dr. Crenshaw performed knee replacement on both my legs, the first knee 10 yrs. ago. He did an excellent job. Absolutely no pain today....only problems come with my aging body. Yes, he is very good. I hope he is around to help me in the future. I am recommending him to a friend today!

Vicki Parrish May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Crenshaw

I ALWAYS ENJOY MY VISIT AT DR. KARSAN OFFICE, THE STAFF AND DR. ARE VERY PLEASANT. I ALSO COME AWAY FEELING THAT THEY HAVE DONE THEIR BEST BY ME AS LONG AS I LISTEN TO THE DR.

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

Not only this visit, but all previous visits, Dr Solon is the best Doctor that has provided medical care for me. She’s simply great.

Rose Thomas May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

This was my first time to see Dr. Solon. She was very likable and easy to talk to. Made me feel comfortable. Her staff were also pleasant.

Mildred C. Powell May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

Dr Wallace took time to listen to my problem then gave me a couple of different things we could do. Then him and his nurse did what i had chosen.I have been seeing Dr Wallace and always been happy wuth him and his staff.

Richard Manning May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

Dr. Wallace always takes the time to listen to my concerns about my health and I believe he genuinely cares about my welfare.

Thomas Verzwyvelt May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

I have been seeing Dr. Karsan for two and a half years. He's a great Doctor who is both personable and professional. I believe he truly cares about his patients health, I would highly recommend him.

Jeffry Ross May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

Excellent service & Staff was very professional.

May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

Dr. Slaughter is very attentive, genuinely concerned about his patients and doesn't seem rushed. My husband and I both feel confident we are receiving the care we need.

May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Slaughter

Takes time when with a patient. He seems to really care about his patients.

May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

An Excellent Physician! Been with him many years. I can’t say enough good things about Dr. Bevels and his entire staff. Usually you'll encounter at least one person you don’t like at these doctor offices but, this is not the case here!

Marvin Thomas May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Bevels

Since 2013, Dr. Karsan and his wonderful staff of nurse practitioners, nurses, and office staff have been there providing life saving care and wonderful friendship. I am blessed by God to have had this great care that has allowed me to continue to live and enjoy each day!

Don Hemphill May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

Quack

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Perego

Staff is friendly. Dr. Karsan is an amazing person. Very friendly and actually sits and talks to you.

May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

Dr. Slaughter and the staff at Lecompte Clinic are wonderful in every way. It’s the best of the best!

Pat May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Slaughter

Staff was very efficient and helpful. Nice clean facility. Dr. Jerez was extremely personable and reassuring.

T. Sue May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Jerez

check up for OA and a look a my electrolytes, etc. Also was given a referral for an MRI L knee. may have a tear from a misstep. Very busy day. They were able to get to everyone in a timely manner - given the constraints of the current covid climate.

RM Hoyt May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

I always enjoy my visits with Dr Perez He has my best health in his interest and always takes time to answer any questions I hope to have him as my Dr for many years to come

barbara w May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Perez

Referred a patient to Dr Landreneau and a cardiac cath was done. Patient had serious complications and came to me, not being able to contact Landreneau. I attempted to contact him and no answer and no answering service! Patient had to be hospitalized!

May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Landreneau

One of the best ran office and the staff and doctor amazing

Carmen cheek Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

Suzette Endris Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

YOU WANT A DOCTOR TO ASK YOU QUESTIONS, NOT RUSH TROUGH EXAMS ANSWER QUESTIONS YOU DON'T UNDERSTAND WHILE MAINTAINING PATIENCE AND TRUTHFUL ANSWERS??? THEN SEE DR PEREZ FOR EXCELLENT SERVICE THAT WILL MAKE YOU WANT HIM AS YOUR PRIMARY CARETAKER

g, eddie figueron Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Perez

This is the third time I have visited him and he has been great every time. His staff is wonderful and very knowledgeable. Exceptional jobs

Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. McCoy

Staff and technician were excellent. They were very friendly and helpful

Jimmie Hood Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

Our tele -visits were great. We got to visit Dr. Karsan without venturing out of the house and completed a very successful "Office Visit". Dr. Karsan's insight to our health status is very reassuring to us. Thank you.

Elaine & Richard Bombassi Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

Each time we have seen NP Jacqueline Schexnyder, we have been VERY PLEASED with courtesy, thorough all around observation of our need for care. Thank You!

Buckley’s Apr 23 2020

Review for Jacqueline Schexnyder

My visit with Dr Salon was very good. Answered all questions & then some. Always so helpful. Very pleasant to talk with.

Wanda ducote Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

Dr. Salon took her time explaining my diagnosis and answering all my questions.

Todd Bernard Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

Needed prescription refill for blood thinnern and was not going into clinic during virus pandemic.

Apr 23 2020

Review for Jacqueline Schexnyder

Everyone was helpful and kind and I was seen in a very timely manner.

Donna Murrell Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Oas

from start to finish the staff has always been very professional yet friendly and caring about my health concerns. All of them will stop what they are about to do if I express a need to ask a question. If you need a Cardiologist, this is the practice you need.

Mike Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

I have used Dr Wallace for 10+ years. He is a very personable, compassionate Physician and I can’t imagine going elsewhere for my healthcare! Dr Wallace is knowledgeable, professional and thorough which is very important when dealing with someone’s Heath!

Stephanie Godwin Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

THE OFFICE PERSONNEL WERE CARING AND FRIENDLY. I ALWAYS LOOK FORWARD TO MY VISITS. DR. KARSAN'S BEDSIDE MANNER IS WONDERFUL AND CARING. TAKES TIME WITH ME AND IS SO THOROUGH AND INFORMATIVE.

JO ANN H NECK Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

Dr. Slaughter, his staff and office personnel go above and beyond to care for each patient with professionalism, knowledge and understanding. I have never been disappointed with Dr. S!!!

Rhonda Burnaman Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Slaughter

TONI M SKEELES Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Slaughter

I am 62 years old and have liked or felt more comfortable with any doctor, her staff are polite and helpful. She will have to “fire” me to get rid of me

Joyce Butler Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Jerez

Very friendly workers. They do the best to help you out. Dr Solon is amazing. She listens to what u have to say.

Apr 20 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

felt comfortable all guidelines were being followed good service

Fred Apr 20 2020

Review for Jacqueline Schexnyder

I’ve been going to Dr Solon for probably 20yrs. She is very caring, listens to me, and discusses options for treatment. I would highly recommend her.

Doris Bradford Apr 19 2020

Review for Dr. Solon

Great Dr.

Robert L. Baxter Apr 13 2020

Review for Dr. Slaughter

Lecompte is fortunate to have Jackie as one of our health care providers. She is through, thoughtful and extremely knowledgeable. Your health is most important to her.

Apr 10 2020

Review for Jacqueline Schexnyder

Dr. Joiner is the kindest, most caring doctor I have ever used. He treats patients with care and respect while ensuring they are well informed and comfortable with instructions for home care.

Michael Hansen Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Joiner

Cardiac check and exam.

RL Apr 02 2020

Review for Dr. Davis

Very caring and thorough. Dr Soudan is an excellent diagnostician. He was able to regulate my high blood pressure.

MikP Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Soudan

Dr. Bharwani is a very caring Doctor, explains any tests or findings, takes time to listen to my concerns. I feel I have been blessed to have him as My Doctor.

Edward Dougherty Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Bharwani

Listens to and addresses my concerns. Concerned about my health. Caring individual.

Mar 30 2020

Review for Willard Beard

Location

Rapides Regional Medical Center

211 4th St, Alexandria, LA 71301