The Jewish Hospital-mercy Health

72%

Patients that would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average


The Jewish Hospital-mercy Health is a medical facility located in Cincinnati, OH. This hospital has been recognized for America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™, Patient Safety Excellence 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 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

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

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

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

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

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

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

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

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

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

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

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care 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

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

11 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
  • 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
  • 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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75%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% higher than the national average

72%

Would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

The Jewish Hospital-mercy Health

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%82%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%63%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%54%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%67%66%

The Jewish Hospital-mercy Health

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%76%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Very patient in explaining the procedure he would have to perform. Very reassuring and gentle in his manner

Ann O'Connor. Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Verma

Helped my wife get answers to a complex medical issue. Helped her manage her symptoms that were before unmanageable.

MR. SHS Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Bernstein

Dr. Slings is caring and does all she can to help relieve my pain. She is very professional and she and her staff are always kind. I cannot say enough about how wonderful she is.

Kelli P O'Bryan Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Singla

Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Islas-Ohlmayer

Dianne Messal Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Tempel

Absolutely wonderful physician!

Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Hammer

Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Mandell-Brown

I was treated by Doctor Essell in 2014 and have been in remission since that time. I have been very happy with the treatment from Doctor Essell and all the nurses and personnel at OHC

Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Essell

Dorothy Rockel Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Alexis B. Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Kuy

Dr. Ash & Rhonda the nurse were fantastic. Explained everything and made me feel very comfortable. Dr. Ash knew his info very well and I would definitely go back to him over anyone else.

Jacqueline Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Ash

D. S. Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Tayeb

cant discripe enough a great Dr. will not replace by anyone

Elias M. Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Tayeb

I have been a patient with Dr. Waterhouse for 22 years. He is thorough, knowledgeable, and compassionate. I would highly recommend him to anyone.

Sandra Crews Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Waterhouse

He has allways found time to listen to my issues at any time for me.

James T. Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Tayeb

amazing to be heard by a doc for once

James R. Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Tayeb

Dr. Bohme is the best obgyn surgeon I've had in 25 years. I trust her immensely and she did an incredible surgery. I'm looking forward to seeing her soon!

t Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Bohme

Dr. Islas Ohlmayer has been an amazing oncologist during my treatments and stem cell transplant. He is very patient, kind and knowledgeable. He always listens to my questions and concerns, and I never feel rushed. I would highly recommend him.

Willie Coyne Aug 02 2020

Review for Dr. Islas-Ohlmayer

Dr Chua is the only oncologist that I trust I have been with her since 1992 for three or four different cancers what she says goes. She is loved by me and I'm sure many of her other patients

Terri Stevens Aug 02 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

Dr Drosick is a true PROFESSIONAL, great communications skills, comforting, encouraging, knowledgeable and just a good person.

Rhea Cermak Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Great doctor took care of my back problems everything went fantastic highly recommended

Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Dinapoli

Dr. Essell saved my life. I was a 54 year old healthy woman when I was diagnosed with Stage 4 Lymphoma. I didn’t believe the diagnosis. He met me 2 days after Christmas and I started treatment a week later. 2.5 yrs later, I am cancer-free. His staff is awesome!

57notinheaven Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Essell

Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Waterhouse

My visits always are very professional, caring, in-depth, and Dr. Chua discusses the current blood work (which has been good). I visit her every 6 months for blood work for my CLL, and I trust her opinions and recommendation to watch.

Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

Always a pleasure to see him. Never felt rushed. Caring and friendly. Answer questions throughly. Thanks

Barbara Alexander Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Paige G. Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Kuy

Always personable, polite, respectful, and knowledgeable about my condition. Offers choices lets me decide what risk/benefit ratio I am willing to accept.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Islas-Ohlmayer

Francine H. Coburn Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Waterhouse

The doctor is very professional and attentive to my needs!

Ruben Mayo Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Leuenberger

Always great. Professional and very knowledgeable in cancer treatment.

Linda Young Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Essell

Dr. Chua took so much time learning about my family history of cancer. She has such a caring attitude and is definitely great to have as my oncologist

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

Dr. Easel is very knowledgeable, helpful, and easy to talk to. Very straight forward. Helped “ease my mine”.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Essell

Julia Novak Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Essell

Always empathetic and compassionate. Willing to listen to all aspects of your health to make sure you are doing the best you can to do to remain healthy. Cancer free - 4+ years

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Very friendly and caring

Nancy Demoret Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Broun

I would recommend Dr. Drosick to all my family and friends. He is very personable with his patients. He explains your condition to you very well. Makes sure he tells you what you should and should not be doing. He is just a great all around doctor. I have told my whole family about him.

Nancy Manassah Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Amazing doctor. Listens and will give you his best full attention and a list of treatments to get you the best pain relief as possible.

Erica J. Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Tayeb

Dr Chua is a brilliant Oncologist and Hematologist. she is very patient with her clients, answers all questions, and is a very pleasant and empathetic person. i drive 100 miles for my appointments.

james dover Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

Direct and informative regarding progress of care. Outgoing, upbeat and personable.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Waterhouse

Dr. Faber is very knowledgeable regarding multiple myeloma and provides expert care in this cancer

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Faber

Dr. Drosick is wonderful. He explains test results and future plans effectively. He presents a very positive attitude. I am blessed to have him for my physician. Sometimes ther is a long wait, but I don't mind because he gives full attention to my needs when it is my turn.

Susan Horning 12/27/44 Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Dawn Burkhardt Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

Great provider, compassionate and very up to date with current treatments and therapies. Gives patients and family all the attention they need with such bad diseases

Diletta Renier-Berg Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Islas-Ohlmayer

Karen Czirr Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Faber

good

Rick M. Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Tayeb

Great doctor. Won't trade him for anything

pat smiley Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Waterhouse

Trustworthy professional skill set and knowledge, leading an out perform seamless team performing to the point services, reliability, systematic approaches,

Chen T Liao Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Singla

Dr. Drosick has been my oncologist for 10+ years, and I am a breast cancer survivor. He is compassionate, honest, humorous, and most of all, Dr. Drosick is an outstanding physician. I highly recommend him to anyone seeking help on their medical journey.

Teresa Snavely Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Dr. Tayeb listened to my chief complaints along with the notesfrom Dr. Ruch. i feel his course of treatment is appropriate at this time.

G. H. Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Tayeb

Excellent Care and Bedside Manner! Dr Ohlmayer is very compassionate about your care and journey with OHC!

Jon Frye Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Islas-Ohlmayer

Dr. Drosick treated my mother twice for cancer and myself once. He is a wonderful doctor and I have recommended him to my friends. I trust him completely.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Staff were very helpful and informative.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Faber

Dr. Partridge has been an excellent practioner for me. She told me what she thought was best for me, but allowed me to make my own decisions. I could not recommend her more highly!

Sandy Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Partridge

So happy that Dr. Chua is my Oncologist. She’s compassionate, caring and explains everything about treatment plans. I trust her judgement and respect her immensely.

Betty Jernigan Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

Garnet Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Waterhouse

Morgan Hudson Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Faber

I think she is a genius in her field. Very caring and compassionate. I have complete trust in her.

Cathy Erb Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

Got a wonderful explanation from Dr Chua that I had not received from other drs She is never in a rush

Harriette Katz Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

Dr. Wrenn is a great doctor and surgeon. She explains things in "English" and wants to know how you are feeling overall, not just at a surgical site. She strives to give you a good quality of life. Kathy - July 28, 2020

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wrenn

He take time to explain your care he is personable with his patients he asks questions and make sure you understand things and I know he is concerned about my health

Brenda buis Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Waterhouse

Dr. Partridge is a very informative doctor I feel very lucky to have her

Joan Beasley Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Partridge

Dr. Wrenn provided excellent medical care, gave an easy to understand explanation and followed up on my requests for information. I would highly recommend her and her staff.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wrenn

david herrin Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

Dr. Faber is very thorough and explains everything so you understand what is going on. He listens and asks if you have any questions about anything.

Scott L Anderson Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Faber

Great doctor....happy I found him.

Linda Gerth Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

D Hock Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Essell

Dr. Drosick is so wonderful -He really cares about his patients

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

They are a very nice doctors office

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

I have complete confidence in Dr. Essell and trusts he is continually improving treatments for his cancer patients! I doubt few doctors care about their patients and devout as much time to them as Dr. Essell does!

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Essell

Yes I would recommend Dr. Leuenberger HIGHLY, He is the one who found my cancer and took action right away. THANKS TO HIM MY CANCER IS STABLE and I am feeling fine at present

Josepn Schaefer Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Leuenberger

Dr.Randy is the man, it is so good to review others comments and they have been patients for over 20+ years, I have been for nearly 5 and hope to get a 20 year pin(if he gives those out? I'll ask next time I see him. Good honest man.

Michael J. Long Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Leslye Goldman Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

In the past 20 years Dr Broun has treated me for both cancer and a blood disorder. I would highly recommend him for either problem. I trust his treatment plan and he shows great concern for my health.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Broun

Yes

Roni Christopher Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Faber

Caregivers are always pleasant & kind. They take time to answer questions clearly & in a way that's easily understood.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Mosbacher

Dr. Chua and her staff have ALWAYS exhibited a perfect blend of competence and caring.

S. O'Hara Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Chua

Lisa from Lawrenceburg Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Faber

Linda Flaherty Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wrenn

Pamela Harper Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Partridge

Long term patient of Dr Levick. Demonstrates empathy And personal concern for patients welfare. Always willing to engage in medical dialogue.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Levick

Mrs Reynolds Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Essell

Diann Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Broun

I am 75 years young and it is all due to Dr Drosick! I have been his patient for 30 plus years. He is the most professional Doctor I have been associated with, always has time for me

LTC Dale T. GUILFOYLE (USA RET.) Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Very good at explaining & is a caring physician.

Mary Durbin Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Leuenberger

Dr. Drosick has guided me through 2 cancers over the course of 21 years. He really cares about recovery for his patients and all the medical staff. Ask a question and he will honestly give you an answer. I would, without a doubt, recommend him.

Anita Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

Dr. Drosick explains everything well. He answer all your questions. Very nice “bedside manner”.

Belinda Morris Medley Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

I have been a patient of Dr. Drosick’s for about 20 years now. Not only is he one of the finest doctors he is definitely one of the finest human beings I’ve had the privilege of knowing. Plus he has a great sense of humor and knows how and when to use it.

Debbie Boxer Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Drosick

I had a teleconference with Dr. Waterhouse to discuss my CIPN. We decided to embark on an acupuncture program to see if it will help me in managing this for the rest of my long life! He always listens and is a top shelf doctor, I owe my life to him and his expert treatment.

Steve Poitinger Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Waterhouse

He was very honest with what he felt would be best for me. I felt very well taken care of the day of my procedure and everyday following. I am extremely happy with my results and very grateful i came to Dr. Kuy for my surgery.

C. S. Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Kuy

B. W. Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Kuy

It was for cervicle spine pain management . The provider was punctual and met all expectations i had for the appointment .

Kenneth R. Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Tayeb

Jasmine H. Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Tayeb

Kim M. Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Gozal

fine

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Singla

very one is excellent and very helpful

Shantel S. Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Tayeb

Location

The Jewish Hospital-mercy Health

4777 E Galbraith Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45236

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