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Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital

Explore care at Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital in Bloomsburg, PA, and compare its services, physicians, and hospital ratings on Healthgrades. Find the best healthcare options for your needs, all in one place.

75%

Patient Experience Rating

3% higher than the national average

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

1 rating was worse than expected

  • In-Hospital Fall Associated Fracture Rate

11 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Respiratory Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

C-Section Delivery

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Vaginal Delivery

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Stroke

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Pneumonia

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

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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73%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

2% lower than the national average

75%

Would definitely recommend

3% higher than the national average

Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%80%82%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%82%81%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%65%71%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%60%64%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%87%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%51%54%

Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%54%67%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%78%76%

Providers

Provider Reviews

We went over a lot of information and had a good discussion on my health issues. There were two referrals and I felt pretty good coming out of the visit.

Jul 18 2024

Review for Dr. Pagana

Great experience! Always satisfied

Jul 13 2024

Review for Dr. Evans Wardak

Dr Buffington, is very warm and very kind and handled our concerns and health issues completely

Jul 11 2024

Review for Dr. Buffington

I have been seeing Dr Buffington for quite a few years and he’s always helped me with whatever matters I need to discuss with him. Very helpful in trying to find solutions to any issues I might have. I have highly recommended him to several people

Jul 10 2024

Review for Dr. Buffington

Good

Jul 10 2024

Review for Dr. Evans Wardak

Location

Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital

549 Fair St, Bloomsburg PA 17815

CallDirections

(570) 387-2100

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital located?

Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital is located at 549 Fair St, Bloomsburg, PA 17815. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Has Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

No, Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital has not won any awards in the past few years. Search for Hospitals on Healthgrades to find more.

Is Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital highly rated with patients?

73% patients recommend this hospital. See Healthgrades for detailed clinical ratings by specialty.

Does Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital score well in safety ratings?

Healthgrades tracks outcome ratings for 12 hospital services. View more details here.

How do I get in at Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital?

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How does Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital rank in terms of safety and outcomes?

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Contact Us

549 Fair St

Bloomsburg, PA 17815

Directions

(570) 387-2100