Transylvania Regional Hospital


Patients that would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Transylvania Regional Hospital is a medical facility located in Brevard, NC. This hospital has been recognized for Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™.


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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

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

3 ratings were worse than expected

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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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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
5% higher than the national average

Transylvania Regional Hospital

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


Transylvania Regional Hospital

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

I was under the care of Dr. Jones at Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard, NC. He is not there to help his patients and is a very incompetent and rude Dr. I would give him a 0 rating if I could. Mission please reconsider his employment with this hospital!

No name Jul 20 2021

Review for Dr. Jones

Always available by phone to answer any questions about my treatment.

Jul 05 2021

Review for Dr. Beardsley

The office staff was kind and friendly. Dr. Lamelo ran on time, and he had a great bedside manner. He made me feel comfortable and at ease.

Debra Baker Jun 18 2021

Review for Dr. Lemel

Dr. Helms is a very excellent, thorough and caring provider! I worked with him for many years and I learned so much from him.

Allison Jun 06 2021

Review for Dr. Helms

He brought me through and beyond cancer. He is the BEST.

Carolyn Rice Jun 01 2021

Review for Dr. Messino


Transylvania Regional Hospital

PO Box 1116, Brevard, NC 28712

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