Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Needham

74%

Patients that would definitely recommend

4% higher than the national average

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Needham is a medical facility located in Needham, MA. This hospital has been recognized for Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

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

12 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 Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Respiratory Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As 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

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

Worse than Expected

Hip Replacement

In Hospital

As Expected

Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

As 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

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™

2020

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

74%

Would definitely recommend

4% higher than the national average

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Needham

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%82%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%81%78%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%59%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%62%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%87%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%55%53%

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Needham

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%50%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%68%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Excellent clinician. Responds immediately for emergencies. Caring, warm, funny. Visits are not at all rushed. Nice staff. Just a very smart physician who will work hard for and with you.

Barbara Saltzstein Oct 06 2022

Review for Dr. Klein

Excellent and helpful medical attention, comforting surroundings, knowledgable staff, highly recommend to anyone.

George Sabino Oct 03 2022

Review for Dr. Tang

My husband and I have been going through fertility treatments and Dr. Lazarou, his PA Zoe, and the administrative staff have all been wonderful! It's so nice to deal with an office where you don't feel anonymous and can talk to an actual person when you call.

Oct 02 2022

Review for Dr. Lazarou

Hai Zhao Sep 28 2022

Review for Dr. Miller

Dr. Tomczak is the best!! He spends so much time with you, never rushes you. He explains everything.He is very through.When I send an email he responds right away. Excellent Dr.

Lisa Cohen Sep 24 2022

Review for Dr. Tomczak

Location

Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Needham

148 Chestnut St, Needham MA 02492

CallDirections

(781) 453-3000

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Contact Us

148 Chestnut St

Needham, MA 02492

Directions

(781) 453-3000