Lima Memorial Health System

71%

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


Lima Memorial Health System is a medical facility located in Lima, OH. This hospital has been recognized for Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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
  • 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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72%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% higher than the national average

71%

Would definitely recommend
1% higher than the national average

Lima Memorial Health System

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%75%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%78%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%91%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%51%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%61%66%

Lima Memorial Health System

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%76%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr St. Clair is the best surgeon ever!!! I have had numerous surgeries on my back and this one has been so easy. I have only taken 5 muscle relaxers during the entire healing process. He is very gentle and kind. I would recomend him to everyone.

Lawurster Nov 25 2020

Review for Dr. St Clair

Dr. McNeilan has always given me great care. He never rushes you out the door. He really takes time to listen to concerns and provide the best care possible. GREAT DOCTOR!

Nov 24 2020

Review for Dr. McNeilan

Very helpful and pleasant!

Nov 24 2020

Review for Dr. Patterson

Smooth straight shooter Nov 22 2020

Review for Dr. Stretanski

The Doctor was friendly, very knowledgeable, and answered all my questions. The exam was quick and easy.

Andrea Lutz Nov 21 2020

Review for Dr. Stretanski

Location

Lima Memorial Health System

1001 Bellefontaine Ave, Lima, OH 45804

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