Mississippi Baptist Medical Center

77%

Patients that would definitely recommend
7% higher than the national average


Mississippi Baptist Medical Center is a medical facility located in Jackson, MS. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™, America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™, and more.

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

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2020, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in prostate removal surgery and transurethral resection of the prostate

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event 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
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction 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
Learn more about patient safety ratings

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

77%

Would definitely recommend
7% higher than the national average

Mississippi Baptist Medical Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%84%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%80%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%60%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%53%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%67%66%

Mississippi Baptist Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%74%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%64%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I like to have a thorough conversation about the reason I am seeing my doctor, especially a specialist. Dr. Pickering is very busy but most of the time has taken time to talk with me and I appreciate that.

Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Pickering

Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Rappai

Donna Slayton Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Pickering

I love Dr Chandler and her nurse Kayla. Dr Chandler sits and listens to you and will explain everything to you. She is a caring person. Her office staff can be a little rude.

Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Chandler

Sonia McLain Maxey Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Ley

I would definitely recommend Dr. Mehrle to everyone. He did my total hip replacement and I was very happy with him and his staff. He is an excellent surgeon.

Sandra Ware Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Mehrle

Was good he explained everything

Rosemary Bailey Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Moss

He performed my tummy tuck and my results were amazing. He was wonderfully caring and his nurse was precious! I only regret I wasted so much time boiling myself over about having it done. I will not hesitate to see him again if I ever wanted another procedure.

Sheelah Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. North

This doctor misdiagnosed. He is nice and friendly, but not competent.

Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Wilkerson

Dr Craft meets my idea of what a doctor should be. He listens. He is thoughtful in his explanations. He has helped me reduce pain. He is always pleasant. I would recommend him for office visits and for surgery.

Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Craft

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Harris

Very professional, and enjoyable to talk to. Very knowledgeable and explained everything about my condition and why my children might be genetically the same as myself and have the same problems.

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Brannan

It was good, and very timely

Akaylia Sanders Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Brannan

BJH Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Rappai

Dr. Midler is the best hands down. She shows empathy and she’s there to help you any way possible . She delivered two of my kids and she did an amazing job. I trust her judgement because is not only knowledgeable but I know she is going to do what’s best for me.She truly God sent, love this lady!

Tiffany Jones Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Midler

I have seen multiple dermatologist in the Jackson area and he was the first to really help me get clear skin. Thanks!

Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Boler

Lesa Mitchell Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Harris

My experience with Dr. Craft was awesome! I would definitely recommend Dr.Craft to anyone with knee injuries.

JB Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Craft

Fast appointment. Easy check in. Access to xrays done at urgent care so no need to repeat. Explained everything. Not rushed.

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Ethridge

Dr. Crews is friendly, knowledgeable, really listens and does not rush the patient's visit.

susan Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Crews

Dr Ramsey is the best orthopedic surgeon I have seen. He is very professional and courteous. He is very concerned with his patients health. I highly recommend.

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Ramsey

Dr Mehrle is a great doctor- intelligent and compassionate and a good listener. I highly recommend him.

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Mehrle

Best Doctor I ever had, never failed to inform me or my daughter about my issues and solutions! I wish I was still In his care! Sherill Easterling

Sherill Easterling Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Evans

Excellent provider care.

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Sullivan

C Craft Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Mehrle

Stephen R Lofton Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Stringer

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

Very friendly helpful and took a lot of time and answered all my questions and concerns about my injury. Highly recommend.

Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Craft

Dr Etheridge is the best, surgery is almost always the last option for him. I trust his judgement and decision making.

Sarah Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Ethridge

Barbara Ross Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Calvert

Susie Johnson btw their PHONE service SUCKS big Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Field

Caring and concerned staff. Appointment was timely, efficient, informative. Informed of my options by Dr. Calvert.

Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Calvert

Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Sanders

Ray B Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Pickering

I have been a patient of Dr. Adkins for about 15 years now. He always has the best bedside manner and is an exceptional specialist. Highly recommend.

Amanda D. Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Adkins

Dorothy Staer Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Pickering

Very nice and not rushed in the visit. I appreciated his conservative approach to treatment.

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Craft

Well pleased, Dr. Almand was very efficient and addressed my problem and took his time to answer any questions I had, did a great job on my knee in 2007, and will continue to see him for any knee or hip related injuries, well pleased

Jim Ruble Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Almand

Sue Johnson Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Ethridge

Cynthia S. Morehead Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Underwood

dr. haraway is your man if you want a cold and indifferent doctor. he is excellent a ignoring older mens concerns.

harry Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Haraway

Dr. Rappai saved my life! She never gave up while treating me for Covid 19. She is the best of the best! D'Arcy Masters 2020

Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Rappai

Dr. Burrows is very professional and knowledgeable. This is the third foot surgery I will be having by Dr. Burrows. I wouldn’t consider going to anyone else! 5 ??

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Burrow

Great experience explained everything in detail, took biopsies and procedure uncomfortable but ask every few minutes if I was ok. Left assured I would hear from biopsies within 2 days. Staff very personable and professional

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Moore

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Lawin

I ALWAYS receive the best treatment from Dr.Lawin & her staff. I only use Sports Medicine to treat my orthopedic needs for myself and my FAMILY

Sharon Williams Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Lawin

Charlie F. Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Mehrle

I would definitely recommend Dr. Tullos.

Barbara Wachter Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Tullos

I had great results from my hip replacement. During the follow-up, Dr Pickering was very thorough and efficient, but also took time to listen and address my concerns. Very friendly and positive.

GramsG Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Pickering

Very kind, calm and understanding for people with chronic diseases and chronic pain.

McGivney Karen Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Compton

Dr. Seale is a great doctor. Highly recommend to others!

Cindy Patrick Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Seale

Kimberly Berry Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Anand

Very caring doctor takes up as much time as you need. Good doctor and even better person.

Jimmy Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Gibson

Mel Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Vanlandingham

Dr. Stringer saved my life! I am grateful for him, He was the only doctor that listened to me and believed me! Thank you Dr. Stringer!

JudyHolliman Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Stringer

I've only seen him once. Received injection in hip. Did not hurt me unnecessarily. Scheduled MRI on my back. Very professional.

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Almand

Dr. Craft was very knowledgeable and explained everything in details that could be understood.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Craft

Dr Hobgood has done 2 shoulder replacements for me. Excellent job on both. Latest was outpatient and worked out perfectly. Top notch care

Richard Lingle Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Hobgood

Dr. Ramsey and staff were always efficient and professional. Dr. Ramsey treated my issue and now I am on the road to recovery. I would definitely recommend this organization for any orthopedic needs.

Cyndi B. Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Ramsey

Saw me promptly / explained things thoroughly / kind and compassionate / very direct

Lori Fulton Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Lawin

Dr Mehrle and his staff are exceptional in every way.

Brent Lovitt Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Mehrle

Dr. Lawin was very nice and thorough. She took the time to clearly explain what the issues were and her treatment plan. She inspires trust and makes you feel like you are in good hands.

Cecile M. Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Lawin

Nancy Ellard Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Speights

Great! Explained everything that was going on with my torn acl! Performed surgery and was very caring!

Kayla Williams Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Barrett

second time for an injection for trigger finger. Dr. Ethridge is very professional seems to be very caring and explains different treatments and his recommendations. i was very confident in him and his decision. was treated and out before it was time for my appointment.

judy steen Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Ethridge

Very helpful and generous

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Ethridge

Jessica Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Moore

Dr. Burrow is very knowledgeable about my condition and is trying all avenues to correct my problem.

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Burrow

My visit went well as usual. Dr. Pickering was very pleased with my progress. He’s very personable as well as professional. Such an encourager. He makes me feel that he’s genuinely concerned.

Patricia Willis Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Pickering

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

Dr. Wiley is an Awesome doctor!

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Wiley

Terrific physician. Knowledgeable, concerned and pleasant. Asks questions, listens and answers clearly. I feel well taken care of.

Kent Barrett Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Hall

Dr.Davis every visit I've had has been great i need a appointment now. Please help me if you can my number is 601-454-4571 I'm diabetic.

Fannie Nelson Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Davis

Very positive visit with Dr Jew. Professional yet personable. Explained condition of my wrist specifically and directly with recommended treatment options. Would certainly recommend Dr Jew

Scott S. Fulton Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Jew

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

Gwen Moore Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Burrow

Dr. Woodall is caring and keeps his patients informed about every aspect of their care. His staff is wonderful also. Highly recommend!

Beth Hipps Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Woodall

I recently had hip surgery with Dr. Craft and I can't recommend him enough. He listens, answers questions, and seems truly invested in my progress. I felt confident in the entire care team.

Bethany M. Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Craft

Dr. Pickering is personable and has the gift of making you feel at ease. I highly recommend him for your medical needs. Great bedside manner!

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Pickering

Betty Thornton Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Harris

Smart, excellent communication skills, very professional, lovely bedside manners

Calvetia Lewis Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Midler

Was great!

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Ethridge

ANorman Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Ramsey

Appreciated the detailed check of all problem areas. Kind, Thorough and sensitive to reported pain during exam

Great grand with arthritis Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Ramsey

Dr Wooley is awesome !!!

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Wooley

Dr. Graham Calvert and his team are outstanding. Very professional and caring. Dr. Calvert has tremendous bedside manner and goes the extra mile to ensure your diagnosis is understood. I highly recommend this team of professionals.

Sam Branch Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Calvert

I find Dr. Bourne to be a good Dr. and he explains issues well. The only thing I have to complain about is the amount of time I have to wait to see Dr. Bourne. Hours

Janice Price Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Borne

SHORT, but ok

Nettie Smith May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Ley

Wonderful caring physician.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Graham

I love Dr. Livingston, Mrs. Nadine and Mrs. Cynthia! They are amazing and make it all worth it.

May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Livingston

I HEARD OF DR DONELSON THROUGH A FAMILY FRIEND. HER PROFESSIONALITY, BEDSIDE MANNERS AND KNOWLEGE IS UNQUESTIONABLE. SHE TAKES TIME TO EXPLAIN EVERY QUESTION/S TO YOU, SHE IS JUST KUUL.

DORIS May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Donelson

Revived mommy of3?? May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Harris

On time, very knowledgeable, listened, prescribed a course of treatment, and explained everything that I needed to know. Perfect visit.

Homer Burns May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Ethridge

Latasha Frazier May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Harris

Dr Calvert seemed to have plenty of time to answere all of my questions, and explain procedure to me. I was extremely pleased with the outcome . I have since referred several patients to him.

Glenda May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Calvert

Location

Mississippi Baptist Medical Center

1225 N State St, Jackson, MS 39202

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