Saint Peter's Hospital

76%

Patients that would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average


Saint Peter's Hospital is a medical facility located in Albany, NY. This hospital has been recognized for America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™, America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™, and more.

Awards

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

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery, coronary interventional procedures, heart attack treatment, heart failure treatment, and heart valve surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve surgery

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in prostate removal surgery and transurethral resection of the prostate

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion procedures

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

4 ratings were worse than expected

9 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
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
Learn more about patient safety ratings

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

76%

Would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

Saint Peter's Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%77%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%88%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%60%66%

Saint Peter's Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%45%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%64%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Yes, I would recommend Dr. Gelman to family and friends. I have been a patient of his for over 30 years. I am very happy that I found a Dr. that I can trust to look out for my health. Also, to guide me on how to take care of my health. Thank You, DR. Gelman.

Donna A. Cesare Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Gelman

excellent

Phuong N. Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. David

Very happy, pleasant Dr to talk too. I can always count on him,any day any time.

Veronica F. Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. David

Great

White W. Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. David

he is great

Anonymous Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. David

Good

White D. Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. David

Awesome

Jacobs W. Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. David

Jeffrey F. Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. David

Mike was a former student of mine and family friend. He does great work!

pete porcelli Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Mulligan

Great

Anonymous Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr. David has always listened to my health problems and given good paths for treatment

R. C. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Have been with him through multiple practices. He's established his own practice in a newly renovated building and done everything right. Highly recommend him.

D. M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

waited an hour and a half to see him but overall from the view of the patient his transition has been smooth he needs a NURSE on his team

R. S. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

He’s great I love that he actually takes the time to sit and talk to you about whatever is going on and not just in and out where your only with him for 2 minutes its definitely not about the money with him like alot of doctors out there i would and do totally recommend him to anyone!

Marjorie C. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

It is the best feeling to wake up pain free, after suffering for 2 years with lower back and leg pain caused by spinal stenosis. Nobody wants to have surgery, but there are times when it is necessary and Dr. Noce and his team did a wonderful job! Bravo Dr. Noce!!

.W Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Noce

Overall a very great and positive experience, I have all ready started giving recommendations!

Manchester J. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

He is concern about his patients, that why I love my doctor , he care about his patients, I recommend him to any person

Yolanda R. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

My family and I have been with Dr. David for many years he has never failed us. Has an excellent Bed side manner and does f make you feel as if your just a number. His Staff is very welcoming

Salinas T. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Always took time to help me with my health issues and took my elderly mother as a patient when she needed a doctor.

Rotondaro E. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr. David always takes the time to learn about you, the individual, not just another patient. He cares for the life you live, and wants only to better through his expertise as a physician.

Singaporewala M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Very good

Salih M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

he is a awesome guy he listed to me and he helped me out

Crowe W. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Anonymous Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Was referred to did by one of his former students at AMC. Really enjoy my visits and always get clear answers!

Hadsell M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

He always makes time to hear my concerns, I have never felt rushed in his office

Johnson D. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Kristie D. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr. David is more than a doctor. He is someone who cares and who you can trust.

Bruni C. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Excellent

Robert F. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

He’s a very knowledgeable and caring doctor. I would definitely recommend him.

Ellis M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Great experience and well knowledgeable on all medical issues.

Mcknight D. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

He listened to me, made a diagnosis, sent me for tests and prescribed medication based on the results.

H M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr. David is very professional and compassionate. He takes the time to really discuss the issues and develop a good plan of care. If you want a good doctor that has medical and people experience Dr. David is the one

Terry P. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

By far the best doctor always listens never makes you uncomfortable very easy to talk to I trust him with my life. Great sense of humor and very understanding

White M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Very good

Gitto A. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr.David listens and gives easy to understand and accurate feedback and diagnosis.

Christine H. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Listening what your problems and give you the right medication.

Ernesto T. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

He is very knowledgeable in his field of medicine, great listener and is very in tune with his patients.

Perry K. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

I just love the fact that Dr. David listens to what I have to say, thinks about what he heard me say and then responds. He makes you feel comfortable and respected all the time. I trust him totally.

S. E. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

The best Dr. I have had.

Springsteen-el A. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr David always takes his time and listens. He is very kind and caring with expert knowledge on medicine in general. He is friendly and very respectable. Truly an amazing doctor

Dittmer J. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr David puts all of his patients first. He truly cares and goes to great lengths to help administer an excellent care plan specific to each patient. He will stay in the room, listen to your concerns or fears and explain and gives you a peaceful feeling. He is a blessing!

Dina S. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Taken to a room immediately, seen right away, and took all the time I needed.

Anonymous Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Each appointment is excellent. There is no better doctor than Dr. David. I have been with him for 25 years or so and will continue seeing him for as long as possible.

Wierschem J. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Friendly and addresses all questions and concerns directly.

Steven R. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Knowledgeable and very experienced

Miller D. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Great provider and staff

M. S. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

I have been with Dr. David for almost 30 years. I am very comfortable with him and respect his opinions.

W. H. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr. David has been my physician for close a long time. He’s always available if there is any emergency or just listens And advises when you go in for your physical. I love his new practice and his staff are very helpful to you whether you phone in and have your visit.

Lee K. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

I am pleased with the medical services provided by Dr. David and his staff. The new office space is very nice.

G. K. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr. David is a kind caring person, with excellent skills in listening and explaining all medical issues in a through and understanding way. Dr. David puts in the time needed to address your concerns and needs. I rate him with the highest regard in providing medical services.

Cavanagh B. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Simmons D. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Everything is good

Anonymous A. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Good Dr just have to be prepared to to see him

Anonymous Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr david and Paul are best around

Richardson D. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Love seeing and talking to Dr David!

M. R. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

I have been with the good Dr along time. He is just simply the best. His compassion shows through in his many good deeds also. A gentleman.

Mark S. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Very nice and clean. He explained everything well.

Bruni V. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Have been a patient for many years. Dr David listens to your concerns and addresses them in a caring, professional manner to give the optimum in care

D. M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

I have been with Dr. David for 22 years. He is great. Now, my husband and son go to him too.

Venable C. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

I come 300 miles to see him because I like his care.

Terry L. W. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Very personable, very attentive, and extremely smart.

Thompson R. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Over the years Dr. David has made himself available to help my family in every way imaginable. From diagnostic determinations to longer care treatment. He listens carefully and speaks wisely.

Schulsinger L. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Anonymous Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Rebecca S. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

very detailed, specific and grounded

Anonymous Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

It is a great experience he’s a great Dr,

Boone S. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

See above

J. S. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Knowledgeable and understanding

Sposito A. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

I have been a patient for over 15 years

Marybeth S. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr David, has come along side me to help me , as he would a family member... he gives hope and encouragement. Great Doctor...

Rev D. C. H. J. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Very patient and methodical. Looks at all aspects of your health. Very thorough and kind. Would recommend to anyone of any age and gender.

Alan S. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr. David is always thorough and provides in depth care to treat the symptoms for quick and accurate relief!

Nobles F. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr. David takes very well of my concerns, He always make sure he explains and ask what and how I'm feeling. He answers all questions and never rushes My visit. He shows that He cares.

Jeanette O. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr. David is always thorough, friendly, and caring.

Goulet R. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr David has been my primary care doc for approximately 25 years. I drive 4o minutes to see him. He is thorough and attentive and always cheerful.

Nagle-zaik K. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Been with him gor 20 years and nevet disappointed with his assessments and through work and follow up.

Anonymous Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

The office is clean and the staff is friendly. They are very receptive to any feedback to make sure you are happy and comfortable

Brendan M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr. David was very professional and knowledgeable listen to everything I had to say. He was very clear in his explanation regarding my symptoms. I felt I could trust him.

E. C. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr. David is always great! I've been a patient for over 25 years and wouldn't trade him for anything! He is a very experienced and dedicated physician, with a wide scope of knowledge. He is very personable and truly cares about his patients.

Suzanne G. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Always listen, spends enough time with you to make sure you understand everything and all questions are answered

Gilmore F. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Always listen and cares and will work to make you feel better

Anonymous Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Good

Frederick J. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

D. M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

He ordered every test he can for me. As a new patient I do like Jose David bc hes not judgemental about any of my problems. Hes a great listener, so, If your looking for a down to earth kind of doc choose Dr. David!!!

Helf G. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Trusting, friendly and honest Doctor.

John G. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

I trust the doctors decisions

Erno R. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

I’ve been with Dr. David for years and I trust him completely. My experience with him has always been very good.

Guastella K. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Welcoming

Demps M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Very satisfied all the Time

Gadani J. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Bialobzeski S. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

I love Dr.David. His passion for his patients is amazing.

Crandall M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Dr David has been my primary for some years now & i am very confident in him being my health care provider.

Frost M. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Always there for his patients

Bourkia H. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

First Dr I have trusted implicitly. Great interactions. He has a good sense of humor and Is very compassionate.

Anonymous Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Great doctor

Enbawe A. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

I’ve been with Dr David since 1997. He hasnt lead me wrong yet and he is a very good doctor Thorough Dr. Again very pleasant and professional . He is Good!!

Cotton K. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. David

Location

Saint Peter's Hospital

315 S Manning Blvd, Albany, NY 12208

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