Great Plains Health


Patients that would definitely recommend
6% 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 worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

11 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% lower than the national average


Would definitely recommend
6% lower than the national average

Great Plains Health

National Average

Communication with doctors

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


Communication with nurses

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


Communication about medicines

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


Discharge Information

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


Care Transition

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


Responsiveness of hospital staff

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


Great Plains Health

National Average


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



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



Provider Reviews

He really helped me with my back issues.

Apr 24 2021

Review for Dr. Blomstedt

As an RN, I've worked with many physicians. Dr. Vaziri is amazing! Not only is he knowledge, he treats you like a human not a number. Highly recommend him to anyone

Apr 05 2021

Review for Dr. Vaziri

Dr Shukla, is an amazing, caring, knowledgeable knee specialist.

Feb 25 2021

Review for Dr. Shukla

Diagnosed my sister with stage 4 cancer when others thot was “gas”. He is really on the ball!

Crystal Overman Tyler Feb 17 2021

Review for Dr. Nemeth

I called and tried to get an appointment and was told "it was a waste of time" for me to go there?? Never heard that one before.... P.S. I have insurance too!

John J. Owner Feb 02 2021

Review for Dr. Sorenson


Great Plains Health

601 W Leota St, North Platte, NE 69101

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