Research Medical Center

62%

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

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

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

1 rating was worse than expected

12 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • 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

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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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64%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% lower than the national average

62%

Would definitely recommend
8% lower than the national average

Research 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%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%75%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%61%66%

Research Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%55%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%65%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Ablation done in november. Speedy diagnosis and zero issues since surgery. Thank you so much

Ashton Walters Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Vasamreddy

Was very impressed with the knowledge Dr. Mieczkowski displayed during our visit. He was very receptive and quick to answer any question that I had.

Rodney Daugherty Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Mieczkowski

all the office staff observed covid protocol and explained the procedures. I didn't wait long and was greeted by friendly and informative people. my questions were answered by the physician and discussed with me.

Barbara F Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Dahl

William Wilson Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Dahl

I always receive excellent care from Dr Bradley. He listens to me, considers what could cause my symptoms, and explains what course of action is best. I always leave feeling that I have been treated with care.

Connie Abbott Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Bradley

Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Correa

Have confidence in Dr. Ashley. Very professional,very personable.

Larry Sikyta Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Ashley

Dr. Kirchoff and the staff at College Park - Lenexa Office are very responsive, on time and generally make me feel welcome.

Randy Braun Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kirchoff

Best doctor I have ever had the pleasure of working with— unfortunately she left the practice and we lost contact, despite repeated attempts to contact her, I’ve yet to be able to reach her. We had such a close bond, it’s truly heartbreaking.

Stevi Scott May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Young

Cassandra Micenhamer May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Whitaker

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

H e saved My life 10 years ago.

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Lawrence

I enjoy every visit with Lara ! She explains things in great detail and always ask important questions regarding my general health. She is very easy to talk to and has an outstanding bedside manner. I would recomend her to any of my family or friends

James M Tellson May 28 2020

Review for Lara Wilson

Colin Drewry May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Castera

I love her unhurried attention. I always feel comfortable verbalizing my health needs and questions. My tests results are reported promptly

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Mathur

Dr. Mal is fabulous !! -- Easy to talk to about anything and extremely knowledgeable ! Always pleasant, straight forward with information and options, and follows up promptly with test results. -- Could not ask for anymore in a Primary Care Physician !!

Joe H. May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Maliszewski

I am in the medical field and have known of Dr OBrien and her expertise for years. Not only is she extremely competent but has a bedside manor that puts you at ease. I would highly recommend her - my family has a history of colon cancer and I’m so grateful to be in her care.

Vicki Springs May 26 2020

Review for Dr. O'Brien

Very kind, knowledgeable and explained my problem in a maner I could understand.

MaryKay Ziegler May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Cravens

Always a good experience! All of my visits to Dr. Cate's office have been on time as scheduled. Excellent doctor, excellent staff. I highly recommend this doctor and office.

Harley Tennison May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Cates

Dr. Cravens worked me in on a tight schedule to address what had been a trip to the E.R. for me. He was very professional in explaining my problem and explaining what he thought our plan to address this should be. Very pleased and will see him again if needed.

May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Cravens

She is always interested and responsive to any concerns I might have, Her explanations are easy to understand and always reassuring.

Ellen Turner May 25 2020

Review for Lara Wilson

Very pleased with my visit. Very professional, kind and understanding. Would highly recommend this Dr to anyone. They went all out to make me feel comfortable about a touchy subject.

Ann Simpson May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Mizrahi

Lesly Richards May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Langert

Magen Bunszel May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Weindling

my annual vsit

CHARLES HARDING May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Cameron

J. Immele May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Weisberg

I have seen Dr. Ridley for over 20 years. I never have a bad experience when I go there. He is a very positive, honest doctor and always makes you smile. He cares about his patients truly. Thank you Dr. Ridley!!!

Kelly Sherman May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Ridley

Dr. Ridley and his staff as well as all the staff at Southland Primary Care are always so friendly and caring and take time to listen to any concerns you have. We've been going there for 20 years, can't imagine going anywhere else.

Brandes Family May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Ridley

Alvena Cain-Campbell May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Saradih

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

It was excellent

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Bortnick

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

Highly recommended! I am asian I'm very satisfied with the outcome of my rhinoplasty by Dr Bortnick.. I can take selfie again he brings back my self confidence I still can't believe I am super happy thank you

Myra May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bortnick

Dr. Mal is excellent. Friendly and quick but not rushed in anyway. Really helped me with my last visit. HIs nurse, Sandy, is always so responsive and helpful. Highly recommend Dr. Mal!!!

Joe Nastasi May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Maliszewski

I have always found Dr. Castera to be professional and informative during our appointments. My prior surgery went very well and recovery was quick. I have no qualms about my upcoming surgery.

Ruth May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Castera

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

I liked her from the moment she walked into the room. She explained the procedure and followed through during the procedure, Afterwards, she explained the different outcomes. She also called me personally when my results came back. She is very caring! P.S. Amy her Nurse is Wonderful too!

Kathy Vaughn May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Wayman

Ronald Jones May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Correa

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

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Chilappa

Fred Slough May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Blatt

Very good. I didn't have any issues with the surgery, or any pain or complications from the surgery it self. He was very thorough at my follow-ups. I have much less pain. I won't discuss the balance and numbness issues. I hope that I will improve over this year.

Kirk May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Neil

YEARLY VISIT

CHARLES HARDING May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Doonan

May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Maliszewski

Dr. Lehr was friendly, personable, and knowledgable.

Michael Boyd May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Lehr

Rachel May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Mathur

Great bedside manner and cares about his patients.

May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Ridley

Great doctor. He listens to me. Talks to you instead of at you.

Michelle May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

I have been going to Kimberly Nagel for many years. She always takes the time to listen and help me set new goals. I am so thankful for her understanding and her advice on steps I need to take to reach my goals.

Linda Hamm May 17 2020

Review for Kimberly Nagel

Yes, I would definitely recommend Dr Bortnick. He and his staff were amazing. Very caring and compassionate!

SherryA May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Bortnick

Very professional Facts given without my asking many questions appointments were punctual I had Dr Bortnick's full attention

Valerie Barrett May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Bortnick

May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Lybarger

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

Bill Straughen May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Muther

May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Whitaker

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

Review for Dr. Brown

The lady answering phone is very condescending and rude. She acts completely annoyed while trying to make an appointment.

May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

I had almost complete blockage of my spinal cord. Dr Blatt reconstructed the area 18 years ago. It was a total success! And he is very kind and easy to talk to.

Ellen May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Blatt

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

Have been a patient of Dr. Cravens for over 3 years. He's very straight forward and professional in his treatment. I see him in another 5 weeks. Then I'll give him 5 stars, hopefully.

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Cravens

Always excellent care. A real star as a physician.

Maurice o’Sullivan May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Maliszewski

The guy is phenomenal.

Mike May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Ridley

Mal is a compassionate, skilled physician. I feel fortunate to be in his practice.

Charlie Brook May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Maliszewski

Dr. Block is the best nero i have EVER HAD! She is a wonderful listener she is extremely through, kind and gentle. She really cares about how you feel and assuring you ! I would recommend her big time! Hardly wait long at appointments

Rebecca May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Block

Excellent, receiving help we've needed.

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Reddig

Dr. Clough and his staff are the best. Dr. Clough takes time and explains everything thoroughly. The Nurses/Staff are knowledgable and helpful. They are practiceing safety procedures.

Barbara Bolles May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

Very professional and efficient

Kreig Smith May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Cravens

Good meeting to review my situation.

May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Weisberg

Dr. Bradley has been my physician since he opened in Belton

Pstr Charles Moore May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Bradley

Es un exelente doctor, muy preocupado, escucha todas las dolencias que los pacientes presentan, su profesionalismo esta al máximo de las espectativas. Sus asistentes Victoria y Ruth son muy exelentes en su trabajo. De mi parte se lo recomiendo.

May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Knox

J West May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Yarlagadda

The office staff and doctor were very helpful and friendly.

May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Reddig

A great doctor!!! I highly recommend him.

May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Blatt

I would 100% of the time refer people to Dr. Clough and have. He changed my life (after 24 years of chronic pain) by listening to me and giving me a plan to follow and finally his amazing surgical skills. He really cares about his patients.

Virginia Nemechek May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Clough

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

I went for my physical and always been very pleased with Dr. Mathur, very nice doctor and understood and explained all my concerns.

Martha Dehghani May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Mathur

Due to a personal injury, my son had to take my husband for his appointment. Richelle explained everything in such a way that was easy to understand (and relay on to me). She was kind and thorough and extremely knowlegable.

Cheryl Janssen May 08 2020

Review for Richelle Winton

never rushed - no hit and run diagnosis - she listens to me when i tell her something - atmosphere is like old fashioned doctors on TV - warm and friendly and caring

May 08 2020

Review for Kimberly Nagel

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

had hip replacement surgery and he did an incredible job. thank you so much. I would highly recommend.

chris yates May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Eggers

Dr. Maliszewski has been my doctor for a long time. I appreciate his concern & the amount of time he spends with me. I am very fortunate to have such a knowledgeable physician.

Paul Kangethe May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Maliszewski

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

May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Krempec

i was seeing Dr. Basta for thoracic back pain

Paul G Haverland May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Basta

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

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. Chua performed my surgery and did it wonderfully. Her and every staff member associated with her and her office have been nothing but fantastic. Dr. Chua is very up beat and explains everything so that I understood what was done and what my recovery will entail. Would definitely recommend!!

Stefani Galloway May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

DR.MAL HAS BEEN OUR [MY WIFE AND I] DOCTOR FOR LIKE 25 YRS. OR MORE. HE AND HIS NURSE[SANDY ARE HIGHLY PROFESSIONAL...I RECOMMEND THEM HIGHLY!!!!!

May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Maliszewski

routine visit, Dr asked all the right questions and listened to the answers. showed concern.

Stephen W Brown Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

Mike and Tammy Pulos Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Ridley

Location

Research Medical Center

2316 E Meyer Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64132