Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge - Morganton

66%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average


Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge - Morganton is a medical facility located in Morganton, NC. This hospital has been recognized for Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

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

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

12 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
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

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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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72%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% higher than the national average

66%

Would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge - Morganton

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%82%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%81%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%66%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%51%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%66%66%

Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge - Morganton

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%61%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%79%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

VERY POSITIVE....HE TAKES TIME TO LISTEN AND THEN TO EXPLAIN THINGS, VERY CONGENIAL AND PLEASANT. I appreciate he's flexible with my input and so far has been spot on in referring me to just the right specialists. Plan to have a long term medical relationship...

LINDA JOHNSON Jul 09 2021

Review for Dr. Calhoun

Jul 04 2021

Review for Dr. Scoggins

I've been going to Dr Laurie for years. She's an excellent doctor and has always shown care and compassion. Listens to what I have to say and how I feel.

Anita Moore Jun 18 2021

Review for Dr. Robinson

CA Morganton May 27 2021

Review for Dr. Sharafsaleh

I had to take my father for a consult. He was through, friendly and took his time with my elderly father. It meant a lot to us both

Sheree May 19 2021

Review for Dr. Allaboun

Location

Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge - Morganton

2201 S Sterling St, Morganton, NC 28655

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