Brigham And Women's Hospital

84%

Patients that would definitely recommend
14% higher than the national average

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

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

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

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

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

2 ratings were worse than expected

  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

2 ratings were better than expected

9 ratings were as expected

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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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81%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
12% higher than the national average

84%

Would definitely recommend
14% higher than the national average

Brigham And Women's Hospital

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%83%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%65%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%91%84%

Brigham And Women's Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%53%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%69%73%

Brigham And Women's Hospital

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%67%66%

Providers

830 Chalkstone Ave Providence, RI 02908undefined mi
75 Francis St Boston, MA 02115undefined mi
Dr. Raja-Elie Abdulnour, MDCritical Care Medicine
Dr. Raja-Elie Abdulnour, MD
55 Fruit St Boston, MA 02114undefined mi
450 Brookline Ave Boston, MA 02215undefined mi
266 Main St Ste 1 Medfield, MA 02052undefined mi
Dr. Wasif Abidi, MDGastroenterology
Dr. Wasif Abidi, MD
75 Francis St Boston, MA 02115undefined mi
Dr. Susan Abookire, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Susan Abookire, MD
330 Mount Auburn St Cambridge, MA 02138undefined mi
450 Brookline Ave # 204 Boston, MA 02215undefined mi
450 Brookline Ave Boston, MA 02215undefined mi
2000 Washington St Ste 104 Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462undefined mi
1153 Centre St Ste 4970 Jamaica Plain, MA 02130undefined mi
Dr. Ashley Ackerman, MDObstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Ashley Ackerman, MD
1 Brookline Pl Ste 305 Brookline, MA 02445undefined mi
Dr. Albert Ackil, MDNeuromuscular Medicine
Dr. Albert Ackil, MD
15 Roche Brothers Way Ste 140 North Easton, MA 02356undefined mi
75 Francis St Boston, MA 02115undefined mi
Dr. Gail Adler, MDEndocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Dr. Gail Adler, MD
221 Longwood Ave Fl 2 Boston, MA 02115undefined mi
Dr. Andrew Aguirre, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Andrew Aguirre, MD
55 Fruit St Boston, MA 02114undefined mi
75 Francis St Boston, MA 02115undefined mi
Dr. Imoigele Aisiku, MDCritical Care Medicine
Dr. Imoigele Aisiku, MD
6410 Fannin St Ste 1020 Houston, TX 77030undefined mi
Dr. Ayal Aizer, MDRadiation Oncology
Dr. Ayal Aizer, MD
75 Francis St Fl L2 Boston, MA 02115undefined mi
Dr. Mobolaji Ajao, MDObstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Mobolaji Ajao, MD
200 1st St SW Rochester, MN 55905undefined mi
528 Newton St Fall River, MA 02721undefined mi
75 Francis St Boston, MA 02115undefined mi
Dr. Christine Albert, MDClinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Dr. Christine Albert, MD
75 Francis St Boston, MA 02115undefined mi
70 Francis St Boston, MA 02115undefined mi

Location

Brigham And Women's Hospital

75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115