Truman Medical Center Lakewood

75%

Patients that would definitely recommend
5% higher 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

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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73%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% higher than the national average

75%

Would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Truman Medical Center Lakewood

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%76%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%64%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%90%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%54%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%69%66%

Truman Medical Center Lakewood

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%58%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Thorough and clearly explained everything

May 20 2021

Review for Dr. Cassell

Wonderful doctor and staff, very professional and explain everything

CFB May 14 2021

Review for Dr. Desai

Dr. Cassell is really personable and knowledgeable. Caring and wants to help his patients.

S. England May 13 2021

Review for Dr. Cassell

Always friendly and professional; they care about the patient

Apr 11 2021

Review for Dr. Cassell

Dr. Poulose is friendly, professional and explains everything about your appointment, exam and any suggestions for treatment if needed.

Bonner Springs Feb 12 2021

Review for Dr. Poulose

Location

Truman Medical Center Lakewood

7900 Lees Summit Rd, Kansas City, MO 64139

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