Baptist Medical Center Yazoo

62%

Patients that would definitely recommend
8% lower than the national average


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

5 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • 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
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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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75%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% higher than the national average

62%

Would definitely recommend
8% lower than the national average

Baptist Medical Center Yazoo

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%93%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%88%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%76%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%50%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%70%66%

Baptist Medical Center Yazoo

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%76%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%86%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Kind, pleasant, explains what needs to be done and I completely trusted his diagnosis and surgery needed to repair my shoulder!

Betty H Taylor Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Field

Susie Johnson btw their PHONE service SUCKS big Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Field

Personable, knowledgeable, most of all he listens! I feel confident he will manage my care and perform surgery that will b in my best interest to manage my pain.

Joyce Williams Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Field

Very compassionate! Superb in his field (no pun intended)!

David Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Field

Very satisfied with visit with Dr Fields. He and his staff were very helpful and answered all my questions. No waiting time for scheduled appointment in fact saw Dr Fields a few minutes before my scheduled appointment time. Would recommend him to anyone with shoulder problems.

Larry Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Field

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Cummins

It was a good experience

Marian Durfey Apr 06 2020

Review for Dr. Petro

Dr Field was very professional and personable. He was super in making me feel comfortable in talking to him. I would highly recommend him for anyone who need someone of profession.

Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Field

Knowledgeable physician.

Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Field

I had a torn rotor cuff and went to Dr. Field. He and his staff are very professional and friendly. He performed surgery and it was great. I had no complaints at all. I would definitely recommend Dr. Field to anyone that's having trouble with their shoulder.

Christine Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Field

Professional, compassionate, and caring. Dr Field explains circumstances that’s easily understood by patient.

John Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Field

Dr. Shekoni was a god sent for me, while in the hospital at St. D. He listened to me and I was examined by the best doctors as it related to my health issues. I am a new patient of now and will only see him for my health needs.

Linda Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Shekoni

Brent Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Field

I had a significant muscle tear in my right shoulder. Dr. Field repaired it. I’ve had very little pain. If I could give him a 10 or higher, I would!

Carol Baird Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Field

Mark Kyzar Feb 20 2020

Review for Dr. Field

Dr Field performed both shoulder and biceps surgery on on me simultaneously both went as planned and were successful the recovery has been relatively pain-free both procedures were minimally invasive He has met my expectations

Feb 10 2020

Review for Dr. Field

She is amazing she done a colon resection on me 9 23 2019 and I'm doing well thanks Dr Cummins I love u

Joe Feb 06 2020

Review for Dr. Cummins

great

Jan 24 2020

Review for Dr. Field

Gail Graham Jan 18 2020

Review for Dr. Field

A great experience. She explained everything to me and put me at ease. Thank you!

Kimberly Smith Jan 07 2020

Review for Dr. Petro

Dr. Petro was so professional and thorough. She was very kind and great to deal with.

Dec 31 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Great visit little long in waiting room though. Dr Fields did a great job.

Dr Fields Dec 29 2019

Review for Dr. Field

I’m a doctor. I went to Dr McCrary for a GI problem. He scoped me diagnosed the problem and got me straight. Then drove me home after my scope as my wife was not available. Great doctor that goes the extra mile!

Graham Calvert Dec 21 2019

Review for Dr. McCrary

Everything was handled very professionally

Dec 20 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Nice atmosphere; well organized and professional staff; doctor was very professional & personable and explained everything well before and after my procedure; experienced no pain or discomfort.

AP Dec 18 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Very professional and personable. Explained the procedure and followed up after the procedure and allowed time for any questions to be asked. Assisting staff was excellent too.

Dec 12 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Awesome,Knowledge Dr.Petro

Mary Thornton Dec 06 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

My office visit was great. Dr. Petro was nice and professional. She has a great staff.

Dec 05 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Dr. Petro is professional and kind. I trust her with my GI care.

Dec 05 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Sonja O. Adkins Nov 22 2019

Review for Dr. Field

My experience with Dr. Petro has been great. The thing I mostly like is that she seems to really care for me as a patient and my well being. I certainly would recommend Dr. Petro.

David E Nov 20 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Can't say enough good things about Dr. Petro.

Paige McKay Nov 20 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Very thorough. Good bedside manner.

Nov 19 2019

Review for Dr. Figueroa

Excellent experience

Nov 15 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Dr. Fields recommended I do physical therapy for my stiff shoulder. One month later and I am so much better. I am relieved to know I don't have to have surgery. I really appreciate his knowledge, experience, and kind personality.

Connie Studaway Nov 14 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Outstanding surgery performed with extensive, worst case, injury. Very attentive to patient needs.

Nov 14 2019

Review for Dr. Field

She spends a lot of time with her patients. She was very caring, took time to listen to my concerns and is very personable.

Jennifer Nov 08 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Dr Petro and her staff are caring and professional. My colonoscopy experience went well.

Nov 07 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

1st time..felt the professional love and caring at a time I was feeling too good medically. Explained the possible problems and how they would address the issues. Perfect for my medical needs and lifestyle.

Jean A Sheipe Nov 06 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Couldn’t ask for better care and attention.

Carol Greer Oct 31 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Gervase Leslie Jordan Oct 30 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Great experience! Dr. Petro was also very helpful and encouraging with some permanent lifestyle changes that I need to make to be a healthier person for me and my family!

Oct 23 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Dr. Field is the best. He makes it easy to understand what is going on with your shoulder problem.

Geoffrey Morgan Oct 23 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Visit went well! No complaints!

C. Patrick Oct 22 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Loup Garou Oct 22 2019

Review for Dr. Hutchins

Great bedside manner

Oct 20 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Oct 19 2019

Review for Dr. Toler

Dr. Petro does a WONDERFUL job LISTENING to you before your procedure and a WONDERFUL job EXPLAINING afterwards.. I always am treated very professionally!

Evie Oct 17 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Very well pleased

Oct 16 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Virginia Stiedle Oct 14 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Very kind and considerate! Took time to explain what the problem was ! Very professional yet thoughtful

Ricky James Oct 11 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Oct 11 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Evelyn Louise Kiser Oct 03 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Very thorough and concerned.

Sep 27 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Michelle C Sep 27 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Was treated well and talked to about everything they were going to do

Kathy Earley Sep 25 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Been seeing Dr Petro for 14 years! She always treats me with kindness and understanding, while being professional and knowledgeable. The entire staff is courteous and helpful from the time you walk into the clinic, until you are wheeled out and tucked safely in your vehicle.

Patricia Smith Sep 25 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Dr. Petro is a highly qualified GI doctor. She listens, asks questions and gives me a very thorough exam. I don’t worry that she might “miss” something. Her staff are top notch as well.

A Pearl Girl Sep 19 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Kathy McCollough Sep 15 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

It was a most pleasant experience from beginning to end.

Sep 11 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Compassionate,patient and brilliant.My co worker is right she did an excellent job as a doctor of mine.Now it’s my turn to recommend her.Best GI Doctor so far!

Maria Smith Sep 04 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

I would recommend him to anyone. He is such a kind and passionate doctor.

Carolyn Lindsey Aug 31 2019

Review for Dr. Field

It is always a wonderful experience going to see Dr Petro she is a great doctor very professional and knowledgeable and has a great staff as well I would recommend her to anyone

Walter Magee Aug 27 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

The best doctor I have! Thank you! I have been with you for many years and don't want any other doctor to treat my crohns and GI related problems.

Pamela Freeman Flowers Aug 24 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Shoulder pain. Detailed assessment. Comprehensive treatment and resolution.

Aug 17 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Very personable and professional. Listened carefully, respected my observations of my issues. Would recommend.

Singerlady Aug 17 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

I’m a new patient of Ms. Petro’s. I am grateful she’s finally figuring out what’s going on with my stomach issues and she was very thorough with her explanation and examine. Highly recommend her and GI ASSOCIATES.

G. Hall-Taylor Aug 16 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

She was very professional. I couldn't be more pleased.

Mary Lawrence Aug 14 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Dr. Petro and her staff were friendly . My procedure went well. I was well taken care of.

Aug 10 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Lin Caldwell Aug 09 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Efficient friendly staff. Dr P is always super nice. Can’t ask for anything more.

Aug 08 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Awesome. Dr. Petro and her entire staff were very professional. She explained everything she saw and put me on better track to improving my health.

Randy Stone Aug 07 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Charles Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Campbell

I had a very good visit. Everyone was very nice and helpful. I would highly recommend Dr. Petro.

Aug 02 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Dr. Field gave me excellent attention and straight-forward answers to my questions. I recommend him very highly and, should the need arise, will definitely consult him again.

VIcki Williams Jul 31 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Great! Dr.Fields and his Staff was always Professional. He alway showed concern for me as a Patient and explained the plan of care. He is Truly an exceptional Doctor/Surgeon. May God continue to Bless him.

Shelia Jones Jul 27 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Dr.Petro is hands down the best G.I. that I've encountered. She's professional, Thorough,& understanding.Her knowledge and helping you get on the right tract is outstanding. I'd definitely recommend her.

CCurtis Jul 26 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

It was great It was great

Direthia Kelly Jul 18 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Ian McNiff Jul 17 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Great doctor with a great bed side manner.

Kim Neely Jul 17 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Very professional and courteous

David Hollingsworth Jul 17 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

I visit this doctor November 2017.The worse doctor ever.

Jul 12 2019

Review for Dr. McCrary

Jul 11 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

From the moment Dr. Field walked in the door I liked him. It was not a long wait in either the waiting room or in the room once I was called back. He took his time explaining what the thought I had going one and my treatment options. I would definitely recommend him if you’re have shoulder issues.

Desi. Jul 11 2019

Review for Dr. Field

The nurses, anethiaologist and other personnel were very nice and professional. Dr. Petro explained everything before and after my procedure.

Mary Camp Jul 04 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

He was very attentive and very clear on diagnosis

Jul 01 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Rosa in Jackson , MS - Jun 27 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Excellent bedside manner. Insightful questioning technique. Would highly recommend.

Jun 26 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Becky Green Jun 24 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Jun 19 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

Dr. Petro and her staff at GI Associates were great. They explained the process thoroughly. The staff was friendly and professional. Dr. Petro has great bedside manner. I would recommend Dr. Petro to family and friends.

Kavetta Banks Jun 19 2019

Review for Dr. Petro

He made a difficult time for me much better than I would have ever imagined. Thanks to Dr Field

Rita Black in Brandon, MS - Jun 12 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Very good,I love Dr. Field.He is a wonderful doctor.I would recommend him to anyone needing shoulder surgery.

May 25 2019

Review for Dr. Field

He is a wonderful surgeon, did my rotator cuff surgery & solved my pain in the shoulder, very understanding. Would surely recommend him to anyone.

May 24 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Excellent Dr! Dr. Fields and his nurses are excellent! They are friendly, professional and very caring! Dr. Fields is down to earth and he makes you feel very important as he listens closely and asks questions about your injury in my case my right shoulder!

May 21 2019

Review for Dr. Field

DR Field has been good to me and always has my health concerns in his hand he is awesome

May 09 2019

Review for Dr. Field

Location

Baptist Medical Center Yazoo

823 Grand Ave, Yazoo City, MS 39194

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