Mount Auburn Hospital

80%

Patients that would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average


Mount Auburn Hospital is a medical facility located in Cambridge, MA. This hospital has been recognized for Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

11 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Respiratory failure 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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76%

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

80%

Would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average

Mount Auburn 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%81%78%

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%86%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%53%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%68%66%

Mount Auburn Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%61%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%71%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I was very impressed with Dr. Trayner. He was very communicative with his emails before and after my appointment. During my appointment, he didn't make me feel rushed and answered all my questions. He then reached out to the CPAP provider so I wouldn't have to.

James Fitzgerald Aug 05 2021

Review for Dr. Trayner

Super knowledgeable and professional. I knew I was in great hands! Office answered all my questions very quickly, too! So happy I went with Dr. Sullivan!

Aug 05 2021

Review for Dr. Sullivan

The doctor was incredibly thorough, patient, kind, and did a great job explaining things. I really felt like she took her time with me and listened.

Aug 03 2021

Review for Dr. McCaffrey

Dr. Alberta listens well and also explains procedures and gives you choices when possible. She is professional and kind,

Joan Burrows Aug 03 2021

Review for Dr. Alberta-Wszolek

Always friendly, knowledgeable and proactive. She is very kind and seems to really care about her patients.

Jenny Aug 02 2021

Review for Dr. Rhinehart

Location

Mount Auburn Hospital

330 Mount Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02138

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