Holy Cross Hospital

69%

Patients that would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average


Holy Cross Hospital is a medical facility located in Silver Spring, MD. This hospital has been recognized for America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™, America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™, and more.

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

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes during and after childbirth and in surgeries that treat diseases and conditions of the female reproductive system

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

8 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • 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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67%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% lower than the national average

69%

Would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average

Holy Cross Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%75%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%57%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%42%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%56%66%

Holy Cross Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%58%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%65%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

:/ Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Sikka

Morton Davis Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Bianchi

Good dr, good practice. I could not be happier with my results and the treatments. Changed my life.

Steve Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Nguyen

He highly experience Dr and very respectively treatment his patient.also the reception is wonderful customer service.

Yemane kinde Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Negussie

Excellent all around. Talks unusually fast, however, so be prepared to ask him to repeat information.

Haysoose Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Bloom

Friendly staff, easy to talk to Doctor! Good experience!

Debra Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Bara-Jimenez

Labor, delivery and recovery could not have been easier. So thankful for Dr. Van Milder.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Van Milder

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Copeland

Excellent. Was very responsive to all my questions and concerns about my father who was under her care.

Peter Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Gollapalli

Dr. Sami is an amazing physician! He answers all your questions thoroughly. He truly cares about you as a patient. I highly recommend him.

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Mufarrij

Great experience, very helpful and cares about the patients! I would recommend to anyone.

Matt Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Bialose

Katharine Lewis Brown Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Genovese Jr

Dr. Cristy is a caring person who always makes it a point to keep her patients relaxed and comfortable. She takes time to explain the procedure and treatment. Very professional and knowledgeable. I know that I am in good hands. Highly recommended!

StaneJ Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Abreu

Dr. Williams has been my family Dr. for over 15 years. She has been very attentive and familiar with the family history. Thanks Doc!

Felecia F Sharps Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

He is knowledgeable, does well diagnosing one’s illness and determining treatment modality. He explains and tells you your options if there are more than one. He will order tests that are needed to confirm his diagnosis and have follow-up appts to work with you until you are recovered.

Sharon Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Angra

I have been seeing Dr.Min for years and cannot say enough good things about him. He has an excellent combination of compassion and great diagnostic ability. He also has always been readily available for urgent problems. I would absolutely recommend him.

Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Min

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Butler

Very nice man take serious time with you like many doctors do not in theDoor and out the next second.

.Arlene Sumner Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Zumo

Dr. Kreisberg is great and highly recommended. He explained everything and answered all of my questions. Everything went exactly as he had explained. I have nothing but good things to say about him. His office staff were also super friendly and professional.

Jonathan Weiss Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kreisberg

Forsaty Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Footer

Mahin Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Footer

Great

Sabriyah H. Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Robinson

Gabriela Huff Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Ng

Arlene Sumner Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

I love how Dr. Min is sensitive to the needs of each patient. He listens, answers your questions, is respectful, is empathetic, thorough, and professional.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Min

Dr. Bialose was extremely professional , efficient and nice. I was pleased with my visit. I will certainly return. I strongly recommend .

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Bialose

She is the best OB-GYN I have ever known, She delivered my three babies and I thank God for her. she is good at what she does and loves what she does. Treat her patient with respect. And her office secretary is the best. Will definitely recommend her to family and friends anytime, any day.

Humu keita Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Mahalati

Allyson Slade Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Mackoul

I am very pleased with Dr. Min and the staff's care. Especially, I really appreciate his weekend hours . I have been always able to talk to him. I owe my my life to Dr. Min. Thank you very much!!

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Min

Danae Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Charbel

Nelson Hernandez Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Fishman

Jeddy C. Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Abreu

Andre Brantch "Macardy Lovelace" Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. McBean

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Lieberman

Very well mannered very detail. Takes his time to explain problems. Give recommendations.

Phyllis Carlton Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Charbel

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. James

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Pillai-Allen

Dr. Bialose was extremely professional and efficient, being seen by her was as if I was being seen by family.

Anthony W. Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bialose

I have been a patient of Dr.Bradford Kleinman as since 2004 . I have never had such a caring physcian who genuinely listens , is compassionate & genuinely cares & about his patient

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Kleinman

Fantastic doctor. I’ve seen Dr Hubbly for 8 years and she really is the most compassionate, friendly, professional, caring and kind primary care doctor.

Flick M Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Hubbly

I like her friendly attitude and readiness to be flexible when necessary. I also like her professionalism and ability to put everything into simple words.

Carl B. Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Abreu

Carol Galaty Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Gilbert

excellent care

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Keeling

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Barter

Dr. Lauren Ng is not a great doctor, because she does not know how to communicate with me. She refused to answer my questions through the patient portal. I made a mistake choosing her and I am not going to visit her again. Do not waste your time and money visiting Dr. Ng.

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Ng

Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Frank

PatientX May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Min

Very professional, saw her on a short notice, she is very sweet intelligent woman. Would highly recommend to everyone. Thank you Dr Bialose :)

May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Bialose

Franklin Salisbury May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Klein

Very pleased with Dr. Steinbergs professional mannerism. He is knowledgeable and thorough. Would recommend him highly.

May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Steinberg

JoeS May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Abreu

laVerne Thrower-Mackey May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Sherman

I have been using her as my children doctor since 2004. She is very exceptional doctor, lovely and caring.

Fad May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Odunuga

Very professional and understanding,

Indika May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Kannarkat

Quick safe environment and the doctor was patient enough to attend to my questions.

May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Steinberg

He is absolutely the best doctor ever!!!!

Nancy Westover May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Zinsmeister

Great doctor! He listened patiently to all my concerns. Excellent bedside manner. I just came out of his office and feel confident my issues will be resolved. I highly recommend him.

Adam W May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bara-Jimenez

It was a great experience with Dr Bara. There was no waiting time. He is the best neurologist in this area. Front desk staff was also great. I highly recommend him.

Sergio May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bara-Jimenez

Excellent bedside manner, took care of my gall bladder issue. Would recommend him to any one needing his services.

Karen A Fields May 18 2020

Review for Dr. McBean

Dr. Kashif Ali has been a personable Oncologist yielding a thorough monitoring of my care. He listens to my concerns and responds to me in comprehensible terms.

Gerry King May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ali

Dr. Hinkes saw me next day after rotator cuff injury. After 2 months of taking anti inflamatories had recommended MRI that showed torn rotator cuff and performed sugery. I am very happy with outcome. I had 10 weeks physical therapy with regaining all functions of my left shoulder.

Andrew D. May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Hinkes

Consummate professional; took his time with me and demonstrated he genuinely cared.

May 16 2020

Review for Dr. McBean

Going to him for years... Knowledgeable, understanding, patient. Can't ask for more.

Bob May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Asser

She has been so helpful to my family and saved us enormous time and money with her accurate diagnosis. I have seen many doctors, and I can confidently say that Dr. Abreu stands out with her professionalism.

James Clark May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Abreu

Dr. David Gwinn made sure I had no nicotine in my system and preformed an excellent Job. I had a pinch nerve in my neck and after his surgery, I had my arm back. Thank you Commander.

James E Brashears May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Gwinn

Great physician, very knowledgeable

May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

She acted like I was an idiot for being in intense pain from an IUD insertion (apparently hypermobile people shouldn’t get IUDs anyway so I ended up having another doctor remove it). If you like cruel women doctors who think being harsh is funny, she’s your gal.

May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Shrout

Catherine Richards May 08 2020

Review for Dr. O'Leary

May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Hoque

Dr Ali is a very compassionate Dr and understands the concern patients have in dealing with cancer. He answers my questions and explains it in layman terms. He has great concern for the health of the patients he supports.

Bert B May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Ali

Excellent healthcare, ruled out my cardiac concerns and even did aortic and heart ultrasound. Highly recommend this expeditious and knowledgeable doctor.

Markku Miettinen May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Fennell

Dr. Bialose was great, very patient and attentive to my needs. I like that she sat down and answered all my questions. Highly recommended

C. Carmichael May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Bialose

Dr Gilbert listen to patients concern and responds appropriately

Brenda C May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Gilbert

Shon May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Okoli

Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Beck

Kingsley W. Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Abreu

Clifton Maze Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Knox

excellent workup, immediately sent consult note over to my pcp, and plan was made with close follow up! Excellent overall! Telemedicine worked really well, too.

Apr 21 2020

Review for Dr. Seiken

What a lovely doctor! She was very friendly and has a great staff.

Apr 17 2020

Review for Dr. Bialose

John A. Apr 16 2020

Review for Dr. Abreu

Apr 13 2020

Review for Dr. Amini

I had my first appointment with Dr. Bara and he really relieved all of my fears around finding a new neurologist. He was very kind and thorough. He set me up with several specialists to perform diagnostics and RO causes of my illness. I’m really happy I found him!

Raquel Apr 13 2020

Review for Dr. Bara-Jimenez

My visits were hassle free and Dr. Moore and staff made me comfortable. I changed OBGYN and choose Dr. Moore and I happy I did. My first visit with Dr. Moore relieved my stress. Tyler is now 7 months ! I will definitely recommend this OBGYN! Thank you Dr. Moore!

Patrice Anderson Apr 13 2020

Review for Dr. Moore

Muy buen doctor, atento a sus pacientes , responsable , amables, se preocupa de sus pacientes, y las personas que trabajan con el especialmente la doctora Diane es muy responsable y se preocupa por sus pacientes muy profesionales.... gracias doctor Priego and Diana.

Monica stevenson Apr 13 2020

Review for Dr. Priego

It was my first time coming in as an mmcc patient and she got me approved in no time

Apr 12 2020

Review for Dr. Bialose

Dr.Bialose has been my primary care physician for over a year now and I must say i am completely satisfied with her practice.

Paul Apr 12 2020

Review for Dr. Bialose

Dr.Bialose was very proffesional during my visit she made me feel comfortable and answered all my questions i will be recommending her to my family and friends.

Apr 12 2020

Review for Dr. Bialose

Best Clinic in DC Maryland, caring and compassionate, knowledgeable doctor. Quick healthcare provision, no waiting, experienced doctor. Thank you Dr. Lovelyn Bialose for seeing me on a very short notice.

Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Bialose

Francisca Vasquez Apr 03 2020

Review for Dr. Gonzalez

Dr. Warner is hands down is a wonderful pediatrician. She is knowledgeable, caring, curious, and an excellent listener of her patients and her parents. Dr. Warner makes everyone feel cared about both physically and mentally. I can not give her a higher recommendation.

Amy Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Warner

Excellent care! Excellent Doctor!!!!! Excellent staff!!!!!! I highly recommend this office.

Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Mahalati

Bonnie Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kannarkat

America Marin Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Mahalati

I waited 3 hours for an appointment. The receptionist is great....As long as you talk about her favorite subject HERSELF!! The doctors are good however the staff needs to be retrained

Mar 25 2020

Review for Dr. Henderson

I enjoy the atmosphere at Dr. Abreu’s office; it’s friendly and supportive. I admire her professionalism and willingness to be helpful. She always treats me with respect.

Vivian W. Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Abreu

Lumpectomy surgery. She got clear margins. Cosmetically looks great. I would highly recommend her.

Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Khozeimeh

Location

Holy Cross Hospital

1500 Forest Glen Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910

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