Lee's Summit Medical Center

77%

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

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

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

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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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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78%

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

77%

Would definitely recommend
7% higher than the national average

Lee's Summit 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%76%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%66%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%89%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%73%66%

Lee's Summit Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%67%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%80%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Correa is more than a vascular surgeon. He cares for the whole person. He communicates very well and thinks every question is important. I have yet to see him in a hurry.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Correa

Dr Ireland is very thorough. I never feel rushed. A great Dr

Phyllis Banks May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Ireland

Very pleased. Have never had to wait more than 5 minutes to see dr Abraham takes time and explains my results thoroughly. Sometimes appt moves too quickly not always

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Abraham

I had my third procedure over the years. I trust my health to his experience and professional staff.

SKC May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Taormina

I have always received excellent care from Dr. Britton-Mehlisch. I have recommended her to several people and I will continue to do so.

Louise Boone May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Britton-Mehlisch

Dr. Maben is a very good Dr. She answers all my questions and checks me out good.

Betty Forbes May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Maben

Dr. is very nice, personable, professional, and knowledgeable

Vici May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Calbert

Mary Sparks May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

James Bruns May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

Dr Higgins was very professional in our initial meeting and was very informative concerning my health concerns. I am choosing Dr Higgins for my surgery.

Henry Seckar May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Higgins

My experiences with Dr. Juan Carlos Correa have always been great! He is an amazing doctor, surgeon and person. I trust him with my life with no hesitation!

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Correa

Dr Brown takes his time to talk with me and addresses my overall health needs and any concerns I may have.

Joseph May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

Dr. Correa was very pleasant, He took the time to explain the test results,

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Correa

I was very pleased with Dr. Sneed. She is very professional and easy the talk with. She has me in Therapy to help with my problem.

Sandra P May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Sneed

Dr. Nager is an awesome doctor! I've had 2 heart attacks and both times he was able to be there and work his magic! Dr. Nager has literally saved my life twice. You can't ask for a better doctor! My advice....don't put your health in nobody else's hands other than Dr. Nager!!

Matt Mason May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Nager

Brian H May 19 2020

Review for Dr. O'Brien

Dr. Basta and his entire staff were professional and caring throughout my entire process. Highly recommended.

Michelle_Moore1 May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Basta

Ronald Jones May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Correa

Kristen Verdi May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Daggett

Very competent and caring doctor. Absolutely trust Dr. Chilappa.

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Chilappa

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Sweeney

YEARLY VISIT

CHARLES HARDING May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Doonan

Dr. Lehr was friendly, personable, and knowledgable.

Michael Boyd May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Lehr

Amy E May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Gazzetta

The Best doctor one could ask for. I highly recommend this doctor !

James May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Taormina

l have been seeing Dr. Maben for several years. I find her always helpful and ready to listen. She explains things very well. The office staff has always been professional and helpful too. I would highly recommend her.

Beverly Pruitt May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Maben

Dr Scully is straight forward and lets you know what is wrong with you. He runs tests that he thinks is necessary .

Marten Colvin May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Scully

Dr. Ireland is a very thorough pulminologist he performs all necessary test and explains the results until fully understood.

Gary Kepley May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Ireland

Very professional practice.

Daniel E Smith May 16 2020

Review for Dr. McCroskey

Dr. Haas reviewed my medical history and looked at my MRI with me during my appointment. She showed me the disc and she actually believed me about my level of pain. Dr. Haas listened to me and I felt she Truly cares about her patients.

Rick May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Haas

Dr. Hailey always spends plenty of time with me when in the office. She is very thorough , patient & always answers all of my questions. She is very personable & easy to talk to. If needed, she doesn’t hesitate to send you to a specialist. I love having her as my doctor.

Jan Higdon May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Hailey

Bill Straughen May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Muther

I always appreciate the personal care and concern of Dr. Schneider, the office personnel are professional caring and kind. I feel confident in all aspects of the care from the office.

Pete W May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

William (Bill) W Duvall (class of 46) May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

Dr Calbert has been my doctor for a long time and my visits are always great.

May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Calbert

Jed S. May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Sosland

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Aalbers

Theresa Pond May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Franey

Couldn’t have found a better dr. than Dr. Basra. Very satisfied with Research Medical Center.

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Basta

I really like Dr. Koleiny. She's easy to talk to even with the most sensitive of issues. You can also reach her and request refills through their portal, that's a huge plus! Her staff is also fabulous!

Denise May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Koleiny

Very professional, and answered my questions to my satisfaction??????. Would recommend her to anyone.

Garry Ash May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

Dr. Smith was very nice, she listened and responded to my concerns. As a matter of fact, I've already recommended her to a friend and I was seen just yesterday.

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

Have never had any issues or problems with Dr. Johnson. He explains anything that needs explaining. Almost always on time for appointments. Pleasant and easy to talk to about my problems

joe yates May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Just had a FaceTime appointment with Dr. Koleiny that was done instead of an office visit do to the Pandemic. Dr Koleiny spent considerable time discussing my questions and concerns. I always come away with confidence my health care is in very good hands.

Paula P May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Koleiny

Dr Barnett has been taking care of my medical needs for the past 12 years ever since my spinal surgery. Hes a top notch doc who actually sits and listens to what you have to say and helps as much as he can with your needs. Hes a great asset to the community!! Thanks so much Doc!!

Brian May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Dr. Williams was recommend to me by my old Physician in Colorado. One of the best Dr. I have ever used! He will be missed, by me personally. Wish I could continue being a patient but, I am a little to old to follow him to his new office. Wish him all the best on his new adventure.

Kay L. Hobbs May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

Every visit!!! She is kind and caring. She gives you the time you need to understand your diagnosis and treatment plan. She works it out with you.....giving you a say in your care.

Melissa Shafer May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Haas

I always look forward to visiting with Dr. Hedges. She makes me feel comfortable and explains things very well. I hope to keep her for a very long time.

Joyce A Mayhew May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Hedges

Dr. Pope is great doctor, him and his nurses are very thorough and detailed.

Joe B. May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Pope

Good meeting to review my situation.

May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Weisberg

I would highly recommend Dr. Koleiny or any of the Doctors in her group. Dr. Koleiny is warm and welcoming - never in a hurry. My 88 year old Mother, 2 Sisters, 2 Daughters and my Son all go to this group. We see 3 different Doctors and have the same opinion - they treat you like Family!!

Millie Champion May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Koleiny

Gave me a lot of helpful information about my thyroid. Explained things and easy to understand.

Rhonda Cooley May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Andrews

J West May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Yarlagadda

John R. O’Malley May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Dr Patel has performed numerous procedures on both knees and fixed a tib/fib fracture. He is sympathetic, empathetic, professional, and just outstanding all around-- as are the associates he has referred me to!!

May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Dr. Pope came highly recommended by someone in the medical field. Their recommendation was right on. He is very thorough and spends time with you to discuss options. His command of his area of practice is evident. Confidence in your cardiologist is critical.

Ken C May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Pope

Doctor is very thorough and offers good advice. Practice was attentive to cleanliness.

JAMES AREND May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Connolly

I felt so comfortable talking to the nurses and my doctor. I cried at the end of my visit because I felt so at peace that I was finally going to have my life back thanks to these amazing people.

Sheree Wilson May 10 2020

Review for Dr. de la Torre

Melanie Clifford May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Sneed

Very polite and knowledgeable. Simple to set appointments. Friendly staff

Ted May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Scully

I have been seeing Dr. Andrews for several years. He is very competent, kind and has a great bedside manner. I would certainly recommended him to others. The receptionists and his nurse are competent and very friendly.

May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Andrews

6 mos f/u by phone. All was well.

May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

One of the BEST Vascular Surgeons in the USA. I have been a patient of Dr. Cates for over ten years and have the utmost confidence in him. I rate Dr. Cates A++++++++!!!

B. Clay May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Cates

felt like he was an old friend. no bs just the truth about how the procedure would be. everything he said was correct. no surprises. would recommend him to anyone

May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Gazzetta

I absolutely love Dr Blackburn and his team! I feel at ease when I’m in their care and I know they are being thorough when caring for me. He saved my life after giving birth and I would see no other Dr!!

Compassionate and Diligent May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Blackburn

De Hass first saw me because I had a movement disorder and seizures. Her first medication worked wonderfully for me and I was thankful for it. She was a good listener and carried for me and listened well. I am thankful for her she did well for me.

Steve schultz May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Haas

MJM - Lenexa, KS May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Roberts

I can't say enough good about Dr. Irland, he has helped me so much. Thank You Made Dryer

May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Ireland

Follow-up visit three months after starting a medication for Parkinson's.

Joanne May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Haas

Dr. Hailey is the best!!!!! She is kind, caring, and truly listens. I never have to wait at my appointments. I highly recommend her!!

Michele Uttley May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Hailey

i was seeing Dr. Basta for thoracic back pain

Paul G Haverland May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Basta

Office is always clean, attention is always prompt, sincere, and thorough. Dr Sweeney is also caring and concerned. My appt always comes off as it it supposed to!

Norman Taylor May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Sweeney

Will it was different wasn't sure about the phone stuff but it was fine...can't wait until things get back to normal

May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Abraham

Dr. Schneider is thorough and listens to what you say. He is most helpful to address any concern you may have.

Lana Vanderburgh May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

Christina Moritz May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Sneed

Regular check up. Everything was ok. Took a recommendation from my Cardiologist for bloodwork. Had the Lab work done there. Very efficient.

Mary HALE May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Maben

I had my 1st telehealth visit Dr. Hailey last week. It was very nice, because I didn't need to be physically checked,so it worked out really well.

Pamela Fowler May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Hailey

As usual everyone was very nice and respectful. I was seen in a timely fashion. Unfortunately it was Dr. Williams last day. He will be missed. I wish him well in his new position with KCUMB.

Joseph Yasso, DO May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

Dr.Scott is an amazing surgeon. He knows his stuff ??

Jessica Snyder May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Scott

Very good Doctor. Answer all my questions. Very negotiable

May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Serafini

Efficient, COVID19 appropriate, friendly, and thorough.

May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Connolly

Dr Cates performed a rather extensive surgery removing a tumer and associated resection of the large and small bowels. Additionally, he demonstrated genuine concern for me during my recovery.

Jim Woodward May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Cates

Sandra Ponzer May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Cates

The visit was thorough as always, detailed and the doctor answered all of my questions.

Kelly A Wenninghoff May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Andrews

It’s a routine, 6 month checkup

May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Andrews

Dr. McKee has been my primary physician for years. He is knowledgeable and professional and caring. I recommend him highly.

May 03 2020

Review for Dr. McKee

Dr. Schnick is an amazing doctor and I am alive today because of her care.

Brant May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Schnick

May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Suttmoeller

May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Gazzetta

Phil Gibson Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Britton-Mehlisch

One of the doctor that I have had in my life time. Nice man Great Doctor. Thank You for everything Doc & have a great next part of your life.

Charles Cosgrove Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

Tracy Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Britton-Mehlisch

Highly recommend. My parents have seen him for years and have had 3 exams over the past few years and would not think about having someone else.

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Taormina

Review of pulmonary test results

Brenda Marble Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Mieczkowski

Location

Lee's Summit Medical Center

2100 SE Blue Pkwy, Lees Summit, MO 64063