Providence Portland Medical Center

81%

Patients that would definitely recommend
11% higher than the national average

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 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)

Top 2% in the nation for consistently delivering 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™ (2020, 2019, 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 Critical Care Award™ (2020)

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

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in gynecological surgery

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes during and after childbirth and in surgeries that treat diseases and conditions of the female reproductive system

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

12 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
  • 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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77%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
8% higher than the national average

81%

Would definitely recommend
11% higher than the national average

Providence Portland 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%82%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%81%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%92%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%57%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%64%66%

Providence Portland Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%52%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Have been seen by him for years. Very thorough and thoughtful.

Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Solondz

C Milojevich Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Fogelson

On time, friendly and professional - answered all my questions regarding illness surgery, and post surgery - highly competent and trustworthy surgeon.

Kurtis Smith Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Baggenstos

Dr. Beers is any excellent doctor. Very knowledgeable and a great person. He treats you like family.

Bobby Boone Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Beers

Dr. Yu is outstanding! Friendly, competent, efficient, and concerned about the "whole" patient. I am fortunate to have him as a surgical oncologist. As usual, my visit went well. Dr. Yu is always up-to-date on my current condition and makes every effort to address any concerns I have.

CR Davis Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Yu

Barbara Van Kleek Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

MTB from PDX Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kim

MTB from PDX Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kim

I have been seeing Dr. Kim for 6 1/2 years. Dr. Kim is extremely knowledgeable, listens and sincerely invests in you as her patient. She creates a shared care environment and definitely includes her patients in care decisions. I highly recommend her if you are seeking care for rheumatoid arthritis.

M Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kim

It was very nice and everyone was very kind.

Dayl Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Lubahn

Dr. Kaempf is The Best urologist I have ever used in the past 14 years with my Prostate Problem and complications from Radiation. He is Very thorough and complete and understanding.

John Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kaempf

Very nice with excellent service. Everyone was very respectful and answered questions very well. All items that needed explaining with directions were explained very well.

Ted Adams Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kiyasu

Dr Kim was very informative & professional. Thank you! I usually don't do reviews. People know whether they're good or not.

Larry Imfeld Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kim

Ed Dinger Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. VanDlac

Dr. Whiteford was very clear, direct, and informative about my complex situation. I appreciated that. He could not do the surgery but recommended Stanford which we are now pursuing.

James Pease Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Whiteford

Dr. Caldwell is an excellent physician. She is professional, knowledgeable, and easy to talk with.

MJ Levine Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Caldwell

I went to see Dr Simmons for some long-term foot pain. The office had great safety measures in place and the staff was welcoming. Dr Simmons was knowledgeable and approachable. He diagnosed my issue quickly and explained the problem and treatment options in detail and clearly.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Simmons

Good personality coupled with technical competence. what more is there to say. OK, the staff was wonderful as well.

Barry Newman Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Janoff

Valerie Swedenborg Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Nanson

Dr. Lufkin is very positive and knowledgeable - he listens to me and answers my questions. He shows concern and personal interest and is a great doctor. I feel very fortunate to be treated by Dr. Lufkin and all of the Compass Oncology staff.

Byron from Milwaukie Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Lufkin

Dr. Mack is great! She’s the doctor for my two kids and she makes them feel really at ease and they actually enjoy the visits. She has always given us excellent care, very approachable and professional.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Mack

Fabulous doctor!!

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. McCammon

I could not have been more pleased with how my recent Biopsy procedure with Dr. Shaffer went. Safe, thorough, professional, cordiality made for a great experience in the face of a fearful issue.

Thomas Gardiner Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Shaffer

Excellent physician! Knew exactly what he was doing. Patient & very caring!

Robby Strozier Davis Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Albright

The combination of brilliance and compassion is so rare, but Dr Azadpour is a truly talented and compassionate cardiologist.

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Azadpour

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Deshmukh

Greg Shaver Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Janoff

Very compassionate care. When other doctors discounted my concerns, he took the time to listen and provide tests to determine the issue.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. McCammon

Susan Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Gilster

Dr. Shaffer spent plenty of time explaining to me my options for treatment. I feel I am in the absolute best of hands.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Shaffer

Dr. Hayes is attentive, understanding and thorough in his pursuit to establish a diagnosis. He is responsive and demonstrates genuine concern. I also appreciate his calm, kind and patient manner in communicating with me.

F. Erickson Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Hays

Dr. McNeill and her staff were very patient and understanding with me when I was late and rushed to my appointment. They handled everything with grace despite having an even more hectic schedule due to COVID-19. I appreciated her explanation and atentativeness to my questions.

efficient, fast and to the point Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. McNeill

Drew Piriak Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Gunselman

Carmen is Dr. Wagner's first set of eyes and has been very knowledgeable and kind.

Jun 20 2020

Review for Carmen Jones

I did not feel rushed at my visit with Dr. Bowerfind. He listened to my concerns and explained possible strategies to try to improve my situation. He used charts to explain my lung status, and explained what the charts meant too. The staff were very friendly and my wait time was minimal.

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bowerfind

I and my wife have the highest regard for Dr. Janoff and his entire staff! Always proficiency and straight answers! You guys are the best!!

Jerry & Geri Boehm Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Janoff

Really appreciated the time taken by everyone to assist us and explain what was going on. From setting an appointment to providing information and direction, very professional and understandable.

Paul Phillips Jun 19 2020

Review for Amanda Marsiglia

DR Janoff is always so kind and listens to questions.

John Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Janoff

He's knowledgeabe, caring, and he pays attention. He's been my primary physician since about 1992.

Elliot Zais Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Carroll

Very happy with Dr. Griffiths treatment and plan for my nephrology issues. He clearly explains everything and followup is 100%. Highly recommend this very competent physician.

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Griffiths

Dr. Spettel is everything we could hope for. She is caring, professional and gives us all the information we need to have peace of mind. We truly appreciate her and we are so grateful we are in her care.

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Spettel

Patrick Troccolo Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Ramseyer

Everything went well. Two weeks post surgery and no complications, quick answers to questions and hip is feeling better everyday

Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Nanson

Denise Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. O'Neill

Terrific physician. Gets to the bottom of the problem in no time!

D.N. Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Ahmad

Dr. Grew has performed two back surgeries on me, both with very positive results. He is very though in his assessment, explains surgery options thoroughly, and is an excellent choice for complicated spinal surgery.

Patty R. Nelson Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Grewe

excellent Very personable. informative and put my mind at ease

Carole Sturgeon Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Babaie

Great. Straight to the point and explained each probable cause.

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Janoff

My daughter and I both see Dr. Mack. We both love her! She is warm, engaging, and is an all around great doctor. I would recommend her to anyone.

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Mack

Dr. Torkelson is thorough and cares about his patients. He listens and determines the best course of action. If he has to make a referral, he does so with careful consideration. He is a very valued physician.

Janet Clifton Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Torkelson

Dr. Benner is a true professional and based on his advice that i heeded, he saved my life, without a doubt. I am totally indebted to him. I thank him from the bottom of my heart (or should I say, liver). ??

Robert Dixson Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Benner

Dr. Shaffer was friendly and willing to take the time to explain and answer questions without looking ahead to his busy schedule.

Ken Moyle Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Shaffer

Very comfortable with Dr.from first visit.Ordering more film and did not say the "how about an injection" like other clinic I visited as a cure all. I feel we will move to the root cause of my foot issue that has plagued for 2 years after series of unresolved injuries.

Susan Ozimek Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Mesnier

As always I receive the best care.

As always I receive the Best of care. Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Tycast

Outstanding, thorough, sensitive. Treats patients with great respect.

Mike Harris Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Hsu

I had a good phone conversation and had all questions answered

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Ramseyer

He explained everything at my level, was on time, and not dismissive.

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Regan

Highest regard for Dr. Menashe's skill and experience.

randolph j hironimus Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Menashe

Lee Anne Van Order Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Wagner

Great experience. Fir a doctor visit (: Checking in was easy and didn’t have to wait. Dr. Janoff took the time to talk to me and explain the situation. Very knowledgeable .

Florin Ionescu Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Janoff

As always good, listenens, finds correct amounts of medication, thorough all around a capable professional provider

Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Holden

She’s amazing and really listens and talks to you. Not at you.

Emily Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Shaw

Professional and engaged

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Janoff

Riley Sophia Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Kiyasu

Dr. Holden was amazing with his assessment, follow up and care in my medical situation. I felt at ease, heard and in the loop at all times.

Laurie Bagley Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Holden

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. McNally

Janice Dunlap Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. McNally

Dr Shaffer is what patients are looking for in their doctor. Someone who is articulate, caring, knowledgeable, and responsive. As a retired health care professional, I think I could have been a better health care provider if I had a mentor like him.

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Shaffer

Jack Brown Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Janoff

Dr Lubahn had alternatives to suggest in further treating my chronic UTI

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Lubahn

Dr Nathan, has been my doctor for over 20+ years and has provided consistent, outstanding, and sometimes not what I wanted to hear but needed hear service Always willing to listen and take time to work through issues. I highly recommend her to others.

Daniel Wei Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Nathan

Dr. Renouard is one of the only doctors who I've seen do a thorough physical exam at a routine visit. He takes the time to ask about each condition you have or have had and is very familiar with current literature. Great listener, great bedside manner, would definitely recommend.

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Renouard

Dr. Tycast is always very personable, takes the time with you, and is always willing to answer questions.

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Tycast

I'm a healthy young female (30 yrs old) and I really enjoyed having Dr. Eskesen as my doctor. She explains medical terminology well and is very kind and easy to talk to. I highly recommend her.

Adrienne Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Eskesen

Shawn F Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Nanson

Dr. Strauss is very knowledgeable and instills confidence. He is kind and listens well. I felt the visit was positive and I am grateful for the opportunity to speak with him.

Janell Mendoza May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Strauss

Dr. Zhu and her entire staff were compassionate, professional and very kind to me during my first colonoscopy, for which I was very nervous. I can't say enough good things about their treatment and their careful attention to me and my health.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Zhu

Blythe May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Marshall

My son is autistic and Dr Gao did an amazing job and patience communicating with him.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Gao

I have tremendous regard for Dr. Vincent. I believe treatment from him has extended my life. I would recommend him to anyone.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Vincent

Excellent doctor! Highly recommended by hospital medical staff. Kind, good listener. Explained issues and treatment in clear manner. Will definitely return and recommend.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Bresee

Venita Rebsamen May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Poonyagariyagorn

Dr Tycast is very thorough and stays on top of testing

George Pie May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Tycast

Everything went fine, as usual.

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Spettel

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Lum

JP May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Sandquist

Dr. Brown seems to be interested in me and my needs more than anything else. She is pleasant, accommodating and efficient.

J Henry Clarke May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

On my televisit Dr. Hotchkin was most attentive and responded well to my comments and questions. He even took time to laugh a little and I loved it. As always, he was interested in me and how I am doing. I appreciate the opportunity to have an appointment with him without having to leave my home.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Hotchkin

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Suriano

Roberta May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Batalden

I love him and all his staff. Best in his class

Maureen May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Holden

sylvia harold May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Lum

Well taken care of from arrival to completion of procedures .

Robert Moffenbeier May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Shen

Dr. Lubahn is the best. She is very thorough and concerned about your well being.

May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Lubahn

Dr. Glavan provides amazing care. I trust him, he’s always responsive to my concerns, his staff are wonderful, and I highly recommend him.

May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Glavan

It was a virtual visit, but a long one. She is working with my needs and is very knowledgeable and responsive. I have been given diets, and important tests coming up close to my location, though she is located in Portland. Very convenient.G

Graham Wickham May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Wang

Location

Providence Portland Medical Center

4805 NE Glisan St, Portland, OR 97213