The Nebraska Medical Center

4350 Dewey Ave, Omaha NE, 68105

(402) 559-2000

78% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 251 cases.

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Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 197 cases.

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Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 402 cases.

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Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 752 cases.

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Valve Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 413 cases.

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Defibrillator Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 43 hospital cases and a national average of 75 cases.

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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 187 hospital cases and a national average of 156 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Mortality Within 30 Days
Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 100 cases.

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Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 85 cases.

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Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 253 cases.

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Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 1175 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 317 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 185 cases.

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Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 253 cases.

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Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 405 cases.

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Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 89 cases.

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Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 91 cases.

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Hospital
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Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 168 hospital cases and a national average of 118 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality Based Rating on 277 cases.

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Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 644 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 262 hospital cases and a national average of 253 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 266 hospital cases and a national average of 248 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 425 hospital cases and a national average of 418 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Prostate Surgery

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Prostate Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 80 hospital cases and a national average of 99 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Mortality Within 30 Days
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 359 cases.

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Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 270 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 80 hospital cases and a national average of 90 cases.

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 280 hospital cases and a national average of 211 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

Complications Based Rating on 69 hospital cases and a national average of 69 cases.

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Carotid Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 146 hospital cases and a national average of 140 cases.

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Peripheral Vascular Bypass

Complications Based Rating on 31 hospital cases and a national average of 61 cases.

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Patient Experience

After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). Healthgrades obtains this survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

78% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • The Nebraska Medical Center
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

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

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

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

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

  • Percent of patients who said their pain was evaluated and well managed

  • 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

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

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Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 1 safety indicators

  • Respiratory failure following surgery

Rated As Expected in 10 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or 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

Rated Worse Than Expected in 2 safety indicators

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
2 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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The Nebraska Medical Center

4350 Dewey Ave
Omaha, NE 68105