J Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital

83%

Patients that would definitely recommend
13% higher than the national average


J Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital is a medical facility located in Southport, NC. This hospital has been recognized for America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ and Joint Replacement Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2021)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

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

9 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
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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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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82%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
13% higher than the national average

83%

Would definitely recommend
13% higher than the national average

J Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%86%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%89%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%75%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%62%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%82%66%

J Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%64%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%87%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

My first visit to Dr. McCarthy. She & her staff were super nice, & empathetic to my concerns. Dr. McCarthy asked me questions & was very thorough with my exam. She explained everything so that it made sense.

Nov 25 2020

Review for Dr. McCarthy

Dr. Groat did a fabulous job following up on my eye problems created by a different doctor and got me connected with a great Optometrist.

Nov 20 2020

Review for Dr. Groat

Very good experience. Staff friendly and very efficient. Dr Foster was very professional and through. Gave options for pain relief.

Bennie' Leverich Nov 18 2020

Review for Dr. Foster

Dr. Marushack was very informative and explained my options related to my knee pain. He answered all my questions and concerns and performed a small procedure which reduced my pain significantly.

John C. Nov 18 2020

Review for Dr. Marushack

Wonderful doctor! Very thorough and keeps impeccable manners. Teaches how to take care of your own health/exercises to help with low back pain. Thank you Doctor.

Geneviève Nov 18 2020

Review for Dr. Foster

Location

J Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital

924 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461

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