Valley County Health System

68%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% 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

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
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
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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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74%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% higher than the national average

68%

Would definitely recommend
2% lower than the national average

Valley County Health System

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%83%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%80%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%89%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%50%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%88%66%

Valley County Health System

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%72%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%87%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I was so scared to have a steroid shot for my hip and spine but Dr Razdan explained the entire procedure, what was in the shot, etc., leaving me pleasantly surprised when I felt only one minor needle stick with very little pain. I would recommend him highly. He truly is a painfree doctor.

Dolores Boese Aug 02 2020

Review for Dr. Razdan

Dr. Blair and his staff are great. Zac is AWESOME and has ALWAYS gone out if his way to help me with frames/lenses.

Farrah Plate Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Blair

Carla Richards Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Stevens

Dr. McGowan has helped me deal with my heart issues starting in Dec of 2018. He is extremely knowledgeable and cares for his patients. I have already recommended him to others.

Kathy Carlsen Feb 20 2020

Review for Dr. McGowan

Very professional. He answered our questions before we had to ask them.

Dec 06 2019

Review for Dr. Pohlman

Location

Valley County Health System

2707 L St, Ord, NE 68862

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