Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

78%

Patients that would definitely recommend
8% 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 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (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 Critical Care Award™ (2019)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2019)

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 General Surgery Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

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

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in prostate removal surgery and transurethral resection of the prostate

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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 better than expected

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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75%

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

78%

Would definitely recommend
8% higher than the national average

Milton S. Hershey 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%80%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%62%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%89%84%

Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%46%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%67%73%

Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%65%66%

Providers

30 Hope Dr Ste 1300 Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
30 Hope Dr Ste 1300 Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
35 Hope Dr Ste 104 Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
30 Hope Dr Ste 1300 Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
200 Campus Dr Ste 100 Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
1850 E Park Ave Ste 207 State College, PA 16803undefined mi
Dr. Alan Adelman, MDFamily Medicine
Dr. Alan Adelman, MD
121 N Nyes Rd Ste F Harrisburg, PA 17112undefined mi
500 University Dr # H187 Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
Dr. Amit Agarwal, MDNeuroradiology
Dr. Amit Agarwal, MD
500 University Dr Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
30 Hope Dr Ste 1300 Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
Dr. Hadjh Ahrns, MDFamily Medicine
Dr. Hadjh Ahrns, MD
941 Park Dr Palmyra, PA 17078undefined mi
22 Northeast Dr Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
500 University Dr Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
500 University Dr Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
500 University Dr Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
200 Campus Dr Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
1000 W 1st St Bloomington, IN 47403undefined mi
Dr. Vamsi Alli, MDMinimally Invasive Surgery
Dr. Vamsi Alli, MD
200 Campus Dr Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
400 University Dr Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
Dr. Hamid Almondhiry, MDHematology & Oncology
Dr. Hamid Almondhiry, MD
400 University Dr Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
121 N Nyes Rd Ste D Harrisburg, PA 17112undefined mi
4076 Market St Ste 206 Camp Hill, PA 17011undefined mi
Dr. Anthony Ambrose, MDMaternal-Fetal Medicine
Dr. Anthony Ambrose, MD
35 Hope Dr # 202/204 Hershey, PA 17033undefined mi
1 Continental Dr Elizabethtown, PA 17022undefined mi

Location

Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

500 University Dr, Hershey, PA 17033