CHA Cambridge Hospital

69%

Patients that would definitely recommend

1% lower than the national average

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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

1 rating was worse than expected

  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery

11 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 Attack

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

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

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than 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

Pancreatitis

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Stroke

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

As Expected

Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

Worse than 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

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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70%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

1% higher than the national average

69%

Would definitely recommend

1% lower than the national average

CHA Cambridge 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%79%78%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%62%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%61%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%53%53%

CHA Cambridge Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%59%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%76%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Wu develops an excellent rapport with his patients and is an expert!

An Excellent doctor! Sep 22 2022

Review for Dr. Wu

Dr Balaban has been my dr for 15 years. He is amazing & intelligent. He & good staff are easy to access whenever you need him. I would never go to another PCP. I am lucky to have him

Mike Brennan Sep 16 2022

Review for Dr. Balaban

Dal is sincere, trustworthy, and an incredible listener. Her approach is clearly based on these qualities, and also to being down to earth. I always benefit from our discussions.

Sep 01 2022

Review for Dal Hucknall

Dal Hucknall is highly committed to help her patients to find solutions to their own situation with her extensive knowledge and expertise in the field. From day one, I felt comfortable talking with her and I gradually started finding relief after each session.

Aug 27 2022

Review for Dal Hucknall

Highly recommend Dr. Reformat. He is a top notch surgeon! I am very happy that I choose him for my procedure. He is just as professional in the operating room as he is in his office. Very skilled and will fully answer any questions you have. So thankful for talented surgeons like this!

Blake Aug 24 2022

Review for Dr. Reformat

Location

CHA Cambridge Hospital

1493 Cambridge St, Cambridge MA 02139

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(617) 665-1000

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1493 Cambridge St

Cambridge, MA 02139

Directions

(617) 665-1000