Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

78%

Patients that would definitely recommend
8% higher than the national average


Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center is a medical facility located in Winston Salem, NC. This hospital has been recognized for Joint Replacement Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2021)

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

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest

11 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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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76%

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

78%

Would definitely recommend
8% higher than the national average

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%84%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%80%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%62%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%53%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%62%66%

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%65%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%71%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr Daubert saw me promptly and answered all of my questions. Allowed time to discuss specific questions and concerns that I had about my surgery. I am pleased with the outcome of my surgery and his care.

Jun 20 2021

Review for Dr. Daubert

Dr Brown save my life , I had a infection on my spine and the infection was in my blood stream.

Jun 19 2021

Review for Dr. Brown

Jun 17 2021

Review for Dr. Howe

I had neck surgery 6 years ago and no problems at all... He has a great bedside manner,, personality and person... If I ever had to have a neurosurgeon again it would be him and I just recommend my son to him...

Anita Bowman Jun 16 2021

Review for Dr. Hnilica

My first visit with Dr. Craig was very comfortable (for being at a Dr.’s office). He is very friendly & answered all of my questions, and gave me a treatment plan that I’m satisfied with.

Debbie Forkel Jun 16 2021

Review for Dr. Craig

Location

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

3333 Silas Creek Pkwy, Winston Salem, NC 27103

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