Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center

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

1 rating was worse than expected

11 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
  • 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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81%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
12% higher than the national average

75%

Would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%85%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%86%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%62%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%53%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%75%66%

Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%68%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%86%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Competent and understanding. Took time to talk as needed. Appt ran on schedule.

William Jones Dec 01 2021

Review for Dr. Gowen

Dr Gowan is an OUTSTANDING PCP! He takes his time, actually listens to his patients and their concerns! He takes care of my Whole family including 6 kids And My Sister and Niece!

Patti Lynn Darling-Ruland Nov 10 2021

Review for Dr. Gowen

Kniss is a quack in my opinion. He increased my seizure medication dosage to 4 times the strength I was on overnight. This put me at toxic levels and I was almost hospitalized! I would not recommend this man to anyone, his license should be removed.

Oct 22 2021

Review for Dr. Kniss

Julie Oct 21 2021

Review for Dr. Elliott

Easy process to check in and out. All of the staff are professional, informative, and polite.

Russell Sep 15 2021

Review for Dr. Gowen

Location

Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center

4800 Hospital Pkwy, Beatrice, NE 68310

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