Nebraska Spine Hospital


Patients that would definitely recommend
16% higher than the national average

Nebraska Spine Hospital is a medical facility located in Omaha, NE. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™.


Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Respiratory failure following surgery

10 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
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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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
13% higher than the national average


Would definitely recommend
16% higher than the national average

Nebraska Spine Hospital

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


Nebraska Spine Hospital

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

Grace Fricke Oct 20 2021

Review for Dr. Burd

I have used Dr Arouni for 26 years. She has done colonoscopy, treated Hepatitis C and Barrett Esophagus. She has always been upfront and honest, which are traits I respect. I always know with her I am getting the best care.


Review for Dr. Arouni

I had back surgery 15 years ago Dr. Fuller was the Surgeon and had been well since then. I had an x-ray and he explained the problem now and what my options were. I do feel he will help me feel better soon.

Gloria Ried Oct 18 2021

Review for Dr. Fuller


Review for Dr. Weaver

He did an awesome job on my hip and knee replacement

Oct 16 2021

Review for Dr. Otterberg


Nebraska Spine Hospital

6901 N 72nd St, Omaha, NE 68122

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