St. Joseph Hospital

72%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% 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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

11 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • 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
  • 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
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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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71%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% higher than the national average

72%

Would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

St. Joseph Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%79%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%61%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%49%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%62%66%

St. Joseph Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%60%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%67%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I have been a patient of Dr Richard for 20+ years. He is a fantastic doctor. I cannot say enough. He + his staff at SNH Internal Med are responsive, friendly + dedicated. He is extremely knowledgeable and very easy to communicate with.

Joe C Oct 23 2020

Review for Dr. Richard

Dr. Sigman was great! He was able to diagnose and provide a diagnosis when a previous provider could not.His NP was just amazing!

Kristina H. Oct 23 2020

Review for Dr. Sigman

Spagani Oct 22 2020

Review for Dr. Yew

Mara Bentman Oct 21 2020

Review for Dr. Ready

i came in for my right knee and it fells much better

Susan R. Oct 20 2020

Review for Dr. Sigman

Location

St. Joseph Hospital

172 Kinsley St, Nashua, NH 03060

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