Bronson Methodist Hospital


Patients that would definitely recommend
13% higher than the national average

Bronson Methodist Hospital is a medical facility located in Kalamazoo, MI. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™.


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

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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

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

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
11% higher than the national average


Would definitely recommend
13% higher than the national average

Bronson Methodist 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


Bronson Methodist 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 Keszei is very knowledgeable and professional. He always remembers you, which is uncommon nowadays. His staff is also caring and accommodating. The premises are pristine.

Mireya En nsua Feb 26 2021

Review for Dr. Keszei

Feb 25 2021

Review for Dr. Zheutlin

Michele Kappock Feb 25 2021

Review for Dr. Pitts

Excellent job taking care of me, through an amputation.

Christiana Rico Feb 22 2021

Review for Dr. Ertl

Dr. E gets to personally know each of his patients and always tries to make you feel cared for.

Feb 21 2021

Review for Dr. Enaohwo


Bronson Methodist Hospital

601 John St, Kalamazoo, MI 49007

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