Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

79%

Patients that would definitely recommend
9% higher than the national average


Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center is a medical facility located in Boston, MA. This hospital has been recognized for Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve surgery

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

5 ratings were worse than expected

8 ratings were as expected

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection 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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76%

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

79%

Would definitely recommend
9% higher than the national average

Beth Israel Deaconess 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%80%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%82%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%64%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%89%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%56%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%48%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%69%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

No any problems

Samuil Packer Jun 23 2021

Review for Dr. Melki

funny, thorough human being and doctor,

Jun 22 2021

Review for Dr. Klein

Very likely. His credentials are impeccable. He is thorough, listens, asks what you think and so important: compassionate. He has it all.

Jun 22 2021

Review for Dr. Kim

Thorough exam and follow up

Jun 18 2021

Review for Dr. Melki

There is no other doctor with whom I would more willingly trust my sight. He is extremely calming, and in control. He is a true professional. Thanks for everything Doc!

John S Jun 17 2021

Review for Dr. Melki

Location

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215

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