Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center

74%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2019, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery, coronary interventional procedures, heart attack treatment, heart failure treatment, and heart valve surgery

Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve surgery

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

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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

4 ratings were worse than expected

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

9 ratings were as expected

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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

74%

Would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Location

Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center

1000 E Mountain Dr, Wilkes Barre, PA 18711