Falmouth Hospital

100 Ter Heun Dr, Falmouth MA, 02540

(508) 548-5300

76% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 146 cases.

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Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 548 cases.

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 45 hospital cases and a national average of 156 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 38 cases.

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Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 43 cases.

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Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 260 cases.

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Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 1774 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 163 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 80 cases.

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Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 39 cases.

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Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 246 cases.

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Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 65 cases.

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Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 50 hospital cases and a national average of 118 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 234 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 200 hospital cases and a national average of 253 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 280 hospital cases and a national average of 248 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 467 hospital cases and a national average of 418 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 334 cases.

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Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 203 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Carotid Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 85 hospital cases and a national average of 140 cases.

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Patient Experience

After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). Healthgrades obtains this survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

76% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • Falmouth Hospital
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

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

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

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

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

  • Percent of patients who said their pain was evaluated and well managed

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

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

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

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Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 0 safety indicators

Rated As Expected in 11 safety indicators

  • 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
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated Worse Than Expected in 2 safety indicators

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
0 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Falmouth Hospital

100 Ter Heun Dr
Falmouth, MA 02540