McDowell Hospital

69%

Patients that would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

1 rating was worse than expected

  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest

10 ratings were as expected

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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

69%

Would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average

McDowell Hospital

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%73%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%92%84%

McDowell Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%62%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%77%73%

McDowell Hospital

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%73%66%

Providers

Dr. Marcel Akuneme, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Marcel Akuneme, MD
288 S Ridgecrest Ave Rutherfordton, NC 28139undefined mi
191 Biltmore Ave Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi
Dr. Charles Allen III, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Charles Allen III, MD
509 Biltmore Ave Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi
2293 Sugar Hill Rd Ste D Marion, NC 28752undefined mi
Dr. Boyce Baldwin Jr, MDEmergency Medicine
Dr. Boyce Baldwin Jr, MD
509 Biltmore Ave Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi
2293 Sugar Hill Rd Ste D Marion, NC 28752undefined mi
110 Hilltop St Connelly Springs, NC 28612undefined mi
Dr. Martin Black, MDDiagnostic Radiology
Dr. Martin Black, MD
807 N Justice St Hendersonville, NC 28791undefined mi
90 Southside Ave Ste 300 Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi
2293 Sugar Hill Rd Ste D Marion, NC 28752undefined mi
Dr. Elizabeth Burpee, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Elizabeth Burpee, MD
571 S Allen Rd Flat Rock, NC 28731undefined mi
Dr. Terrence Burt, MDEmergency Medicine
Dr. Terrence Burt, MD
509 Biltmore Ave Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi
1633 Sugar Hill Rd Marion, NC 28752undefined mi
905 Union St Ste 9 Bangor, ME 04401undefined mi
509 Biltmore Ave Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi
Dr. Robert Conklin, MDDiagnostic Radiology
Dr. Robert Conklin, MD
534 Biltmore Ave Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi
10 McDowell St Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi
63 S Medical Ct Marion, NC 28752undefined mi
Dr. Michael Drewno, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Michael Drewno, MD
1675 Leahy St Ste 304B Muskegon, MI 49442undefined mi
191 Biltmore Ave Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi
Dr. Frances Eizember, MDEmergency Medicine
Dr. Frances Eizember, MD
509 Biltmore Ave Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi
Dr. James Field, MDDiagnostic Radiology
Dr. James Field, MD
534 Biltmore Ave Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi
Dr. Jessica Fisher, MDGastroenterology
Dr. Jessica Fisher, MD
1959 NE Pacific St # 356424 Seattle, WA 98195undefined mi
Dr. Paul Flanders, MDEmergency Medicine
Dr. Paul Flanders, MD
509 Biltmore Ave Asheville, NC 28801undefined mi

Location

McDowell Hospital

430 Rankin Dr, Marion, NC 28752