Mission Hospital - Asheville

77%

Patients that would definitely recommend
7% higher than the national average


Mission Hospital - Asheville is a medical facility located in Asheville, NC. This hospital has been recognized for America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™, America's 250 Best Hospitals 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 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top 1% in the nation for providing the highest clinical quality year over year

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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 Critical Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

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

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

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

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

4 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

7 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
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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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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73%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% higher than the national average

77%

Would definitely recommend
7% higher than the national average

Mission Hospital - Asheville

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%81%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%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%56%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%67%66%

Mission Hospital - Asheville

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%55%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%68%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

how thrilled I am with how the stem cell/platelets treatment you provided has restored my shoulder rotator cuff tear to 85% or better of former use!  I recently chain sawed and stacked about 20 logs for firewood, happily dig in the garden, lift heavy objects, and can even sleep on that shoulder.

Mack M. Sep 27 2020

Review for Dr. Lehman

hes really understanding and answers any questions you may have and answers to the best of his ability

Lavada B. Sep 18 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

he is an excellent doctor, would refer to other people

K. M. Sep 18 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

Provider displays caring and concern for the patients well-being before, during and after the surgery. The surgical team is cohesive and well trained. This provider is excellence in action.

D. D. Sep 16 2020

Review for Dr. Goldstein

Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Steward

Ginny Lentz Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Lehman

Sarah S. Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Vanderkwaak

John Ireland Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Hiza

Trusted Doctor, visits went very well

Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Elder

Jan DesRoches Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Lehman

Dr Loomis changed my life, and prayed with me before surgery

Steve Moseley Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Loomis

Dr. Nicolini is a gem. It is very hard to find a primary care physician who is as competent and caring as she. Her support during a very difficult time in Asheville following complications of hip replacement and revision surgeries will always be remembered and appreciated.

Sep 08 2020

Review for Dr. Nicolini

helped my little one with her eye issue and went above and beyond making us feel welcomed

Brittany L. Sep 08 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

So thoughtful and understand. Very compassionate. Helped me tremendously!!

Sep 08 2020

Review for Dr. Morales

Awesome!

Merina T. Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Goldstein

Dr Wiggins has a great bedside manner

Rosemary W. Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

Dr. Wiggins is always great with Ellie and answering any questions we have

Krystal M. Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

Chelsea Franklin Sep 03 2020

Review for Dr. Hiza

Astute diagnostician. Experienced. Knowledgeable. Excellent communicator. Efficient and parsimonious with clinical time. Exam was focused. History was taken quickly but not hurriedly. Explanations were brief, clear, and without extraneous distraction. Responded to questions thoroughly and clearly

Thomas E Borton Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Loomis

Janine J. Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Hedrick

I’ve been a patient of Dr Sech for a number of years. I’ve been completely satisfied with his professionalism and bedside manner. I had a penile implant 4 years ago and am very pleased with the results.

A. Kaufman Asheville. Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Sech

I hope he is not the only doctor in town who can administer an epidural. Too impatient with an aged, hard-of-hearing patient.

Jean A Harvey Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Hankley

very pleasant and confident of his abilities

Max A. Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

Anne Trufant Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Lehman

Barbara Norris Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Hedrick

Dr Lim saved my Life when I was brought into Mission Hospital on February 26, 2020 - I look forward to meeting him soon to Thank him in person. Thank You Dr LIM !

Michael Reilly Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Lim

Dr. Asbill is an excellent cardiologist. He is caring, listens, communicates well, responds to questions patiently and fully. He is caring and follows up well with each patient.

Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Asbill

Dr. Wiggins was easy to understand and very reassuring as we prepped for surgey. He did a great job.

A. F. Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

He us a very good doctor and i have total faith in his treatment of my condition.

Aug 23 2020

Review for Dr. Cender

Joan Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Goebel

e teally knows his stuff!

Carol W. Aug 21 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Waldman

Dr. Hiza was very knowledgeable, courteous, and professional throughout all stages of care for my broken fibula after a nasty spill on Mt. Pisgah. I highly recommend her for your orthopedic needs.

Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Hiza

Kevin Franklin Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Goebel

Dr. Arnold saw me for a place on my head he said we can do the procedure today and went and got the supplies and before you new it the procedure was done. His assistant called 4 days later and gave me the best news no cancer! If you need anything done on your face Dr. Arnold is the one!

Hermon Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Arnold

Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Arnold

I found Dr. Hoffman to be attentive, caring, and a good listener. He asked questions and was more thorough in learning about my disease that I have been used to in the past. I feel I have made better progress under his care.

James Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Hoffman

Used him for years

Jeannette kern Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Volk

First time visit. Was referred to him by another Dr. within this Clinic. This Dr. had Zero personality with a deadpan face. Not engaging and very stiff or stoic. Did a good job, however, in giving me a Cortisone shot in my wrist.

Aug 17 2020

Review for Dr. Thornburg

Ken Henke Aug 17 2020

Review for Dr. Boykin

Howard Gottlieb Aug 17 2020

Review for Dr. Groh

Dr. Hedrick and his team were kind and professional. I had flatfoot reconstruction surgery with great results. So glad I choose Dr. Hedrick and his team. I received exceptional care.

Janice Freck Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Hedrick

excellent

Meryl A. Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

he corrected a life long problem and was so great and the staff was amazing everyone is aces

Tonya C. Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

Janice Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Fowler

Christina Carpenter Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Ney

the best

Angie M. Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Goldstein

She takes her time and really listens and does a thorough exam. She really is one of the best at the practice.

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Meyer

I

Kimberly Poteat Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Bird

I thought he had more influence to advocate for my sister than he had.

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Varela

Ann Johnson Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Goebel

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Arroyo

Dr Pestoff is a excellent physician, she delivered my son, stayed in the room the whole time, very friendly and caring towards her patients I recommend her to all my female friends!

Kaitlyn Bartlett Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Pestoff

Great Dr and great staff. Made me feel a part of. Will definitely recommend to others. Thanks guys!!

Debra Kilburn Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Hiza

Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Barnett

Dr. Goldstein was great. My experience was positive. I would highly recommend Dr Goldstein and Asheville Eye Associate o anyone.

Andrea M. Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Goldstein

Barb Callie Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Hiza

Dr Mangone thoroughly explained everything and even called the next day to follow up on my son’s care. We will definitely use his group whenever the need arises!

Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Mangone

Doctor Bird; is a professional; proficient, articulate, and he listens, he makes sure that you understand every procedure. After I saw three other doctors, he was the only one who made the correct diagnoses, and then made the corrective surgery. Thanks Dr. Bird. rh

rrh Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Bird

Herbert V. Asbury, Jr. Aug 02 2020

Review for Dr. Sech

Elizabeth Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Ogg

Nice person, compassionate. I just have to go in and explain how I'm feeling and the doctor listens, he respects me as a person. He will write prescriptions and give me holistic options I can just get at a grocery store. I'm glad I found him. I feel like I've gotten my life back.

Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Payton

Dr Wiggins is an expert eye surgeon, with a kind, caring, professional manner. He was highly recommended to me by my ophthalmologist to do surgery to correct my double vision, and he did an excellent job! It is awesome to be able to see clearly again, and I am most grateful!

Margaret Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

I've been waiting 10 months since biopsy. They won't tell me pathology results. Got referral to pt. takes 30 days to sign off on progress notes then returns it with one week backdate. So get one week less pt.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Sigmon

I have been going to Dr Sech for 20+ years. Have always been very pleased with his professional service. He will listen to your concerns and will explain in detail. He is really a doctor that you can connect with. I know I will continue to keep him as my urologist.

Kevin Brown Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Sech

I’ve been to see Dr. Scott at least 4 times since moving to Asheville. I like her and she’s always friendly and helpful.

Cindy H Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Scott

Dr. Chitour is the best. Delivered both of my children thirty two years ago. always professional and caring. I wish her the best in her retirement.

Joseph B. Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Chitour

I trusted Doctor Payton for a long while, but my m Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Payton

Dr. Goldstein was on time, completed a thorough evaluation, and gave me specific instructions. He communicated incredibly well, and I 100% trust my eyesight to his care.

John Douglas Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Goldstein

T Davis Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Sech

Alta Davis Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Sech

Dr Boykin in a very caring and superior doctor. He preformed a total shoulder replacement on me and could not have been more amazed in how little pain and how successful it was.I would recommend him to anybody needing surgery!

Samuel C Alexander Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Boykin

Dr. Mangone came highly recommended and he managed my surgery and post care with the same excellence I have come to expect from EmergeOrtho. I recommend him and his staff to all.

Karen Abbotts Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Mangone

John Sadler Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Sech

The entire team was wonderful. First visit I met with Rachel who was most helpful and comforting. Dr Wiggins and his team are the best. Thank you

Ernie K. Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

Dr Wiggins has been great. He knew exactly what needed to be done to fix the alignment of my eyes and didn't waste any time getting it done. I only wish I would of heard about Dr. Wiggins sooner so I could of had it done sooner.

Brittany B. Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Wiggins Jr

everything explained fully; great follow up, surgery was easy and results exceeded my expectations

Rhonda S. Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Goldstein

Michael G. Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Waldman

I had nothing but a wonderful most profession experience every time I saw her ! Very kind and understanding

Abby mcdonough Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Volk

First time seeing a cardiologist and Dr. Lim was very helpfull and knowledgeable. He was recommended by a coworker.

Gary B Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Lim

Jan Blake (my daughter in law is writing on my beh Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kaufman

Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bradley

I eavesdropped on Dr. Large’s surgery review to a relative yesterday. He compassionately explained the procedure and findings, future care needed, cautions.. Dr. Large brought photos to explain. IF you ever have a need for an orthopedic Surgeon, I would HIGHLY RECOMMEND DR. Large!!!

Linda. An eavesdropper Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Large

loved the follow up phone call after surgery--entire staff were concerned with my welfare--took care to explain what they were doing and why

M. S. Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Goldstein

Dr. Goldstein was able to help correct the eye lid issue that I was having. I am happy with the outcome of the surgery.

D S. Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Goldstein

Outstanding Cardiologist. Dr. Foley has been the best cardiologist I've seen in my 50 years of dealing with several serious congenital heart conditions. She is easy to talk to and we discussed and arrived at the path we would take for my heart issues. Top notch physician.

Sharon Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Foley

Joseph Stritch Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Boykin

Unhappy with Dodd Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Dodd

Danette Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Patton

Doug F. Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. D'Souza

Amazing doctor who took the time to get to know us.

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Bernstein

Michael Lanning Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Sech

I had spinal fusion with Dr. Silver in 2011. Absolutely no problems. He is one outstanding surgeon!

Susan Griesinger Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Silver

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Mendelsohn

Great/exceptional Doc. Just wish he was back at his old location

Kent Spillman Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Curran

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Gooch

Location

Mission Hospital - Asheville

509 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801

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