Jefferson Hospital

75%

Patients that would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average


Jefferson Hospital is a medical facility located in Jefferson Hills, PA. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™, America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™, and more.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

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 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion procedures

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve surgery

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 worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery

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
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Acute kidney dysfunction 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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73%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% higher than the national average

75%

Would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Jefferson Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%80%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%61%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%84%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%49%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%66%66%

Jefferson Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%57%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Zimmerman has been my PCP for 2yrs - The most thorough Dr. I have ever had - Listens - Answers questions - Asks questions - Takes time with you - Thoroughly examinations you (even for a basic check-up).

JLipps Sep 30 2020

Review for Dr. Zimmerman

I wish Dr Potts was excepting new patients. Had her way back when and finally found her but seems like she is busy. I can imagine why... when your a good Dr like she is!!!

Jodi Sep 29 2020

Review for Dr. Potts

Since 2001 Dr. Alpert has had primary involvement for my cardiac care as he is an EP specialist. He is very knowledgeable and well respected by all other doctors that have worked with him.

Sep 21 2020

Review for Dr. Alpert

Jane Duffield Sep 21 2020

Review for Dr. Zitelli

Dr. Altschuler is my HERO! I had terrible back and leg pain. He moved up my appointments and surgery. I had no complications. After my surgery, all my pain disappeared. Absolutely my hero and definitely recommend him and the office.

Carla Riley Sep 18 2020

Review for Dr. Altschuler

He always remembers me as a person. He has a huge heart and actually cares for his patients. I am not critical but he always knows who I am and gives me a thorough exam and looks out for best interests. He saves lives and should be commended for it. Thank you for being you!

Christine Gattens Sep 17 2020

Review for Dr. Fierro

K Besterman Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Flannagan

I have been in the care of Dr Palchick for over 10 years. He listens well has sound advice and I trust him a lot.

Ed Hartman Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Palchick

Absolutely FANTASTIC doctor! Was very informative and took time during every appointment to make sure we understood everything. Highly Recommend!

Beth Nardei Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. DeCarbo

Short wait. Friendly staff. Knowledgeable and kind Doc and Professional Staff.

Suzy Sep 03 2020

Review for Dr. Oliva

Great clinician and caring person. Provides options for care depending on Patient preferences. Takes time to know her patients.

Aug 30 2020

Review for Dr. Furlong

Love Dr. Raj! I was treated for Stg. 4 colorectal cancer. He was very kind and concerned for every part of my healing process. Answered all my questions - even the silly ones. Can definitely say I am better due to his guidance. Never waited at an appointment. Thanks so much, Dr Raj!!

Laurie Aug 24 2020

Review for Dr. Raj

Aug 23 2020

Review for Dr. Chen

Great knowledge and patient care.

Raul Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Colodny

Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Baber

Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Menon

I have been a patient of Dr. Lilienthals for 29 years. I would never consider changing doctors.

Sharon Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Lilienthal

My health needs and not always straight forward. He is great at thinking out of the box and listening to concerns.

Aug 10 2020

Review for Dr. Fronczak

Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Flannagan

Dr. Czak has been taking care of me and my heart issues for several years and I couldn't recommend a better doctor. He is attentive to my problems, he has an awesome bedside manner and he is just a all around great guy. I feel very comfortable in his care and would recommend him to anyone.

John Delia Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Czak

Carrie Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Jain

Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Welc

Dr. Czak is always respectful, approachable and knowledgeable. He doesn't keep you waiting and spends the time needed with you.

Clarissa M Bridge Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Czak

Had my gallbladder removed yesterday and went extremely well. He has great bedside manner and was so sweet and reassured me that everything was going to be okay. Took his time to speak to me and explain the procedure. I would recommend him to anyone!

Hailey Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Cline

Patricia A. Spina Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Zitelli

A very concerned patient Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Bennett

Yeah, sure, she's very nice and all, but do yourself a favor and go elsewhere for a steady hand and honest billing.

Elizabeth R Kubit Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Aharon

Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Gomberg

I got a Shingles Vaccine atCVS Pharmacy. I had an adverse reaction( Got a suspicious rash ... was shingles) He refused to treat me. Told me to go back toCVS. Ended up going to Urgent Care for treatment.

Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Phillips

Sean Neizmik Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Bordeau

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Rosvanis

Company Doctor for sure Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Kasdan

Great doctor. He has enormous experience and intelligence, and yet is kind and interested in you as a person.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Bramowitz

Dr. Morton is an excellent doctor- takes the time to really listen to you and get the information she needs to make a diagnosis. Very careful but also pragmatic. She has a very relaxed demeanor and puts you at ease.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Morton

Dolores Hunter Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Syeda

Always thorough and professional This is why I come here

Laura Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

I have had several hand surgeries performed by Dr Manning, with no issues whatsoever!! He is very competent, friendly, and professional! Would highly recommend!!

Beth Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Dr. Manning helped me with my carpal and cubital tunnel syndrome. The treatment and surgery were all top notch and he is such a kind and wonderful doctor! I’m so happy he handled my issues and surgery. He’s helped me get back to making art again!

Emily Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

This man is so down to earth,great at what he does,I love his personality

Dana Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kirby

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MIchael Cavey Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Richard Wagner Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Ditullio

Dr. Manning took the time to thoroughly explain my torn tendon and the implications. I appreciate his discussion and how it applied to me.

Randolph Hass Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Staff was friendly and efficient. Dr. Manning was very professional and easy to talk to. Highly recommended.

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

DISSATISFIED Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Aguilar

Listens and offers alternatives to surgery.

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Matheny

The staff was wonderful but the doctor was rude and condescending. I had just broken my nose and I have a deviated septum. Dr. Scolieri said, "So, why exactly are you here and what do you expect from me?"

Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Scolieri

Patti Charles Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Baber

He listened to your issues and give you the best and clearest information to help. He’s always takes his time to explain things and is not pushy. He absolutely the BEST !!!

Nothing Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Honkala

MP Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Mehta

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Rozen

Dr. Manning gave me an easy to understand analysis of my shoulder condition. He is taking an approach that provides me with a least invasive therapy to solve my shoulder pain. He also relates what steps he will take if the condition does not improve.

Charles Geyer Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Walton

I hit the wrong star and it sent it before I could correct. You really should allow for a confirmation before allowing the submission. It should be a five star rating. I believe Dr Manning to be an excellent surgeon and am very happy with his treatment.

Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Mark Silber Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Bailey

I had blood drawn weeks ago and he still hasn't reviewed the results....what's the hold up?

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Ditullio

Very thorough. Gave me a detailed explanation of my issue and anwered all my questions.

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Excellent!

Zan Hodzic Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Appointment was received quite quickly, Was impressed on the friendliness of the staff there. I was very satisfied. Would definitely recommend.

Judith Tetino May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

He was 50 mins. Late to the appointment.

May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Great Doctor, great facilities!

Tim Yetsick May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

I have only seen him 1 time then I got to be seen by his nurse and she is very good

Kathy L May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Ditullio

Very polite and attentive. Actually listens to his patients.

Randi Ferren May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Kirby

Had an excellent experience. The doctor really listen to the problem and worked To come up with a plan for diagnosis and treatment.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Dr Manning took his time with me and explained in layman’s talk what was going on with my shoulder and the recommended treatment Please thank him for me

Bob Serakowski May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Robert B May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Sotereanos

More than wonderful. Such a kind, caring and knowledgeable doctor.

May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Greathouse

Dr. Chatha is brilliant and friendly. She is open and honest at even the most difficult times. Exactly what I want in a doctor.

May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Chatha

I WENT TO DR. MANNING FOR A PROBLEM WITH TRIGGER FINGER. HE ASSESSED THE PROBLEM AND GOT ME SCHEDULED FOR SURGERY. I HAVE BEEN A PATIENT FOR A PREVIOUS PROBLEM AND WOULD RECOMMEND DR. MANNING TO ANYONE.

ROGER NEWMAN May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

I liked him very much. He explained everything in terms that were easily understood.

Guy Rettura May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Dr. Tu is one of the most attentive primary care doctors I have had. If you are looking for a primary care doctor, I think he's an excellent choice.

May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Tu

Casey May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

It was good

Greg Perkins May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Veronica Guarino May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

David Gifford May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

Kate May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Sciulli

Dr. Conroy delivered our daughter in 2018. She was fabulous, funny, and caring! Love her!

Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Conroy

Dr. Chess is an excellent surgeon, I had a very good experience with him. I will highly recommend his services. Also, he has a very pleasant personality and explains and answers questions thoroughly. Janet L. Mehall. - DuBois PA. April 27, 2020

Janet L. Mehall Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Chess

Live Dr. Manning. No nonsense approach.

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

Dr Manning examined my arm and advised me of my problem. After reviewing my issues he gave me my options. He gave me a cortisone shot in the elbow for the arthritis.

Jim Cole Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

I finally found a doctor that cares about me! She has a way to encourage you like your Mom would.

Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Yovanof

Dr. Aguilar was awsome. He fused my lower back in 2018. Everything he did was very concise and professional, from his explanation of my back condition to the surgery. I would not hesitate to recommend him.

Apr 20 2020

Review for Dr. Aguilar

Dr Manning is not only an excellent surgeon, he explains everything and makes you feel at ease. I’m a nurse and he doesn’t just assume I know what’s going on and still explains recovery and is so kind. Thanks so much.

Bev Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

compassionate and empathetic. His staff is wonderful and helpful. Dr. Kross knows his stuff.

Bob K. Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Kross

Vinny Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Sotereanos

Apr 14 2020

Review for Dr. Annear

I came all the way from greensburg pa. for a serious back operation on 2-24-20 performed by DR. AltSchuler . I woke up Pain free , Now six weeks later still no pain and no problems. I'd recommend Dr. AltSchuler to my friends and family. I'am a happy Guy.

Dave Melle Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Altschuler

I was under the Drs care for a badly herniated disc causing severe sciatica pain. He performed a partial diskectomy to correct the problem, and I am doing very well. The doctor has excellent bedside manner and his staff is wonderful.

Star Fao Apr 09 2020

Review for Dr. Altschuler

Highly likely Dr Manning is the BEST

Margaret NAGY Apr 08 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

EZ Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Zimmerman

Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Sciulli

Dr. Sciulli is wonderful. Highly skilled in all she does.

Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Sciulli

Very good Good listener

Tom Apr 02 2020

Review for Dr. Ditullio

First visit was last week, eve with all the restrictions due to corona virus appointment was excellent. I look forward to a successful treatment plan.

Apr 02 2020

Review for Dr. Baber

Great Doctor and staff. Highly recommend. HAPPY DOCTOR'S DAY Dr. Bernacki. Bob & Aggie Mariano

Robert Mariano Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Bernacki

Mar 30 2020

Review for Dr. Dashottar

Physician appears to be receptive to a patient’s concerns but in reality is quite condescending and arrogant. Choose a physician who actually is a specialist in his field and has a good bedside manner.

Mar 29 2020

Review for Dr. Elford

Location

Jefferson Hospital

565 Coal Valley Rd, Jefferson Hills, PA 15025

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