Newton - Wellesley Hospital

86%

Patients that would definitely recommend
16% 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

America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)

Top 1% in the nation for providing the highest clinical quality year over year

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

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

America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

Top 2% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality year over year

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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

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

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

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

3 ratings were better than expected

10 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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79%

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

86%

Would definitely recommend
16% higher than the national average

Newton - Wellesley 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%92%84%

Newton - Wellesley 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%74%73%

Newton - Wellesley Hospital

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%63%66%

Providers

21 Mayor Thomas J McGrath Hwy Ste 202 Quincy, MA 02169undefined mi
266 Main St Ste 1 Medfield, MA 02052undefined mi
2000 Washington St Ste 104 Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462undefined mi
65 Walnut St Ste 520 Wellesley Hills, MA 02481undefined mi
319B Allston St Ste B Brighton, MA 02135undefined mi
Dr. Avner Aliphas, MDEar, Nose, and Throat
Dr. Avner Aliphas, MD
2000 Washington St Ste 544 Newton, MA 02462undefined mi
Dr. George Alliegro, MDInfectious Disease Medicine
Dr. George Alliegro, MD
850 Boylston St Ste 530 Chestnut Hill, MA 02467undefined mi
2000 Washington St Ste 567 Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462undefined mi
Dr. Gene Alperovich, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Gene Alperovich, MD
2014 Washington St Newton, MA 02462undefined mi
272 Centre St Newton, MA 02458undefined mi
360 E 193rd St Bronx, NY 10458undefined mi
180 Linden St Fl 8C Wellesley, MA 02482undefined mi
850 Harrison Ave Fl 2 Boston, MA 02118undefined mi
2014 Washington St Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462undefined mi
Dr. Perry An, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Perry An, MD
2014 Washington St Newton, MA 02462undefined mi
29 Deer Path Ln Weston, MA 02493undefined mi
978 Worcester St Wellesley, MA 02482undefined mi
317 N Main St Natick, MA 01760undefined mi
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435 King St Fl 2 Franklin, MA 02038undefined mi
Dr. Rachel Ashby, MDReproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
Dr. Rachel Ashby, MD
2014 Washington St Fl 2 Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462undefined mi
Dr. Cara Attanucci, MDObstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Cara Attanucci, MD
2000 Washington St Ste 768 Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462undefined mi
Dr. Joel Auslander, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Joel Auslander, MD
2014 Washington St Newton, MA 02462undefined mi
Kristine Bahr, MNTNutrition Consulting
Kristine Bahr, MNT
320 Washington St Brookline, MA 02445undefined mi

Location

Newton - Wellesley Hospital

2014 Washington St, Newton, MA 02462