Saint Vincent Hospital


Patients that would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Saint Vincent Hospital is a medical facility located in Worcester, MA. This hospital has been recognized for General Surgery Excellence Award™.


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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

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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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
1% higher than the national average


Would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Saint Vincent Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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


Communication with nurses

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


Communication about medicines

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


Discharge Information

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


Care Transition

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


Responsiveness of hospital staff

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


Saint Vincent Hospital

National Average


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



Provider Reviews

Dr. Pelto"s Achilles Tendinitious Course is well versed and detailed. He obviously knows his anatomy/physiology. As and occasional athlete I'd like to see more information about day-to-day activities to assist in controlling Achilles Tendentious.

WillyT43 COG Jul 28 2021

Review for Dr. Pelto

Dr Kraft took the time to listen to me, ask questions and treated my concerns. She was professional, kind and informative.

Jul 27 2021

Review for Dr. Kraft

Jul 25 2021

Review for Dr. Omer

she took the time to explain everything clearly. i did not feel rushed

Patrick T. Jul 15 2021

Review for Dr. Mahanor

Dr Kass did an awesome job with the surgery on my nose. I can breathe so much better. After surgery there was very little pain.

Ronald Oleski Jul 15 2021

Review for Dr. Kass


Saint Vincent Hospital

123 Summer St, Worcester, MA 01608

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