Johnston Health


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

Johnston Health is a medical facility located in Smithfield, NC. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™.


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

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

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 better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

12 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • 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

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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
7% higher than the national average


Would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Johnston Health

National Average

Communication with doctors

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


Communication with nurses

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


Communication about medicines

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


Discharge Information

Percent of patients who said they were given information about recovering at home


Care Transition

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


Responsiveness of hospital staff

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


Johnston Health

National Average


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



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



Provider Reviews

Caring and just outstanding care. My concerns were always quickly addressed and When I needed to be seen without an appointment it was never an issue. Doctor, nurses and staff are truly amazing

ginger luciano Oct 25 2020

Review for Dr. Romine

Dr Romine is personable, takes his time and answers all questions. He is gentle and very knowledgeable. I highly recommend him.

Dave Oct 25 2020

Review for Dr. Romine

Oct 23 2020

Review for Dr. Davis

Dr. Tayrose is an excellent doctor. He is very educated and good at what he does. He really wants you to improve and will try every effort to ensure you are satisfied.

TM Oct 22 2020

Review for Dr. Tayrose

Dr Romine is a great doctor. I highly recommend him !

Branch Benton Oct 22 2020

Review for Dr. Romine


Johnston Health

509 N Brightleaf Blvd, Smithfield, NC 27577

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