South Central Regional Medical Center

66%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% 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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery

12 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
  • 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
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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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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70%

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

66%

Would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

South Central Regional 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%83%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%81%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%67%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%84%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%51%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%71%66%

South Central Regional Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%64%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%71%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

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Stella R. Nov 17 2020

Review for Dr. Ward

Dr. Stonnington did my robotic total knee replacement. I couldn’t be more please. He is an excellent surgeon.

Nov 13 2020

Review for Dr. Stonnington

He was so awesome with my case and took very good care of me. I went from a L cup to being free from all the weight. I'm so glad I chose him.

Abby Gail Williams Oct 17 2020

Review for Dr. Nasajpour

Lori Powell Oct 13 2020

Review for Dr. Nasajpour

Third trigger finger release surgery. Dr. Ward yet again did a great job! He always is so patient, explaining my options and listening to my concerns. His knowledge gives me confidence that I'm in good hands!

Janet C. Oct 07 2020

Review for Dr. Ward

Location

South Central Regional Medical Center

1220 Jefferson St, Laurel, MS 39440

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