Schuylkill Medical Center South Jackson Street

59%

Patients that would definitely recommend
11% lower 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

2 ratings were worse than expected

  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery

1 rating was 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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62%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
7% lower than the national average

59%

Would definitely recommend
11% lower than the national average

Schuylkill Medical Center South Jackson Street

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%85%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%73%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%74%66%

Schuylkill Medical Center South Jackson Street

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%68%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%87%73%

Providers

Dr. David Abraham, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

31 Ratings
Dr. David Abraham, MD

Dr. Bernard Adukaitis, DO

Pediatrics

9 Ratings
Dr. Bernard Adukaitis, DO

Dr. Harwinder Ahluwalia, MD

Pulmonary Disease

Dr. Harwinder Ahluwalia, MD

Dr. Mohammad Akbar, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat

14 Ratings
Dr. Mohammad Akbar, MD

Dr. Robert Boran Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

3 Ratings
Dr. Robert Boran Jr, MD

Dr. Thomas Boran Sr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat

13 Ratings
Dr. Thomas Boran Sr, MD

Dr. Dale Bortz Jr, DO

Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

1 Ratings
Dr. Dale Bortz Jr, DO

Dr. Francis Braconaro, MD

Emergency Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Francis Braconaro, MD

Dr. Mark Caliendo, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

4 Ratings
Dr. Mark Caliendo, MD

Dr. Douglas Charles, DO

Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

7 Ratings
Dr. Douglas Charles, DO

Dr. John Chawluk, MD

Neurology

7 Ratings
Dr. John Chawluk, MD

Dr. Babar Choudhry, MD

Psychiatry

2 Ratings
Dr. Babar Choudhry, MD

Dr. Benjamin Darhun, MD

Family Medicine

10 Ratings
Dr. Benjamin Darhun, MD

Dr. Robert Decolli Jr, DO

Internal Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. Robert Decolli Jr, DO

Dr. Gregory Dobash, MD

Family Medicine

11 Ratings
Dr. Gregory Dobash, MD

Dr. Joseph Dobrosky, MD

Emergency Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Joseph Dobrosky, MD

Dr. Neeraj Dubey, MD

Vascular Neurology

8 Ratings
Dr. Neeraj Dubey, MD

Dr. Neil Fisher, DO

General Surgery

2 Ratings
Dr. Neil Fisher, DO

Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

Gastroenterology

37 Ratings
Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

Dr. Joseph Giomariso, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Joseph Giomariso, MD

Dr. Stanley Gorski, DO

Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

15 Ratings
Dr. Stanley Gorski, DO

Dr. Richard Greco, DO

Urology

7 Ratings
Dr. Richard Greco, DO

Dr. Robert Greco, MD

Internal Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Robert Greco, MD

Dr. James Greenfield, DO

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine

11 Ratings
Dr. James Greenfield, DO

Dr. Timothy Grube, DO

Obstetrics & Gynecology

16 Ratings
Dr. Timothy Grube, DO

Dr. Tariq Hafiz, MD

Cardiology

9 Ratings
Dr. Tariq Hafiz, MD

Dr. Kimberly Hashin, MD

Internal Medicine

8 Ratings
Dr. Kimberly Hashin, MD

Dr. George Heffner Jr, MD

Internal Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. George Heffner Jr, MD

Dr. Timothy Henninger, DO

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Timothy Henninger, DO

Dr. Syed Ibrahim, MD

Psychiatry

2 Ratings
Dr. Syed Ibrahim, MD

Dr. Anita Kozlowski, DO

Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

4 Ratings
Dr. Anita Kozlowski, DO

Dr. David Krewson, DO

Obstetrics & Gynecology

2 Ratings
Dr. David Krewson, DO

Dr. Anil Kumar, MD

Cardiology

Dr. Anil Kumar, MD

Dr. Ashok Kumar, MD

Pain Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Ashok Kumar, MD

Dr. James Langon, MD

Family Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. James Langon, MD

Dr. Lori Lawson, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Lori Lawson, MD

Dr. Dianna Lazur, DO

Internal Medicine

13 Ratings
Dr. Dianna Lazur, DO

Dr. Anthony Le, DO

Family Medicine

Dr. Anthony Le, DO

Dr. Robert Liegner, MD

Internal Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Robert Liegner, MD

Dr. Caesar Luo, MD

Ophthalmology

2 Ratings
Dr. Caesar Luo, MD

Dr. Crystal Maksimik, DO

Cardiology

5 Ratings
Dr. Crystal Maksimik, DO

Dr. Mohamed Meeran, MB

Vascular Surgery

Dr. Mohamed Meeran, MB

Dr. Carol Miller-Schaeffer, MD

Internal Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Carol Miller-Schaeffer, MD

Dr. Kamla Mishra, MD

Internal Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. Kamla Mishra, MD

Dr. Manish Mishra, MD

Family Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. Manish Mishra, MD

Dr. Francis Mohan, MD

Family Medicine

10 Ratings
Dr. Francis Mohan, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Narmi, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Jeffrey Narmi, MD

Dr. Amrit Narula, MD

Gastroenterology

6 Ratings
Dr. Amrit Narula, MD

Dr. Mahendra Pujara, MD

Urology

7 Ratings
Dr. Mahendra Pujara, MD

Dr. Joseph Puzzi, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat

19 Ratings
Dr. Joseph Puzzi, MD

Dr. Marylou Rainone, DO

General Surgery

12 Ratings
Dr. Marylou Rainone, DO

Dr. Gubbi Ranganath, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Gubbi Ranganath, MD

Dr. Yashoda Rao, MD

Nephrology

Dr. Yashoda Rao, MD

Dr. Gerald Ravitz, MD

Urology

8 Ratings
Dr. Gerald Ravitz, MD

Dr. Craig Reimer, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Craig Reimer, MD

Dr. Michael Robinson, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Michael Robinson, MD

Dr. Richard Russell Jr, DO

Family Medicine

Dr. Richard Russell Jr, DO

Dr. Muhammad Saifullah, MD

Internal Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Muhammad Saifullah, MD

Dr. Robert Scalia, DO

Internal Medicine

13 Ratings
Dr. Robert Scalia, DO

Dr. Naomi Scearce, MD

Internal Medicine

12 Ratings
Dr. Naomi Scearce, MD

Dr. Walter Setlock, DO

Family Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. Walter Setlock, DO

Dr. Syed Shah, MD

Internal Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. Syed Shah, MD

Dr. Mohammed Shakil, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

13 Ratings
Dr. Mohammed Shakil, MD

Dr. William Shipton, DO

Urology

4 Ratings
Dr. William Shipton, DO

Dr. Satish Singla, MD

Hematology

4 Ratings
Dr. Satish Singla, MD

Dr. Stephen Slusser, MD

Gastroenterology

9 Ratings
Dr. Stephen Slusser, MD

Dr. Matthew Sophy, DO

Geriatric Medicine

8 Ratings
Dr. Matthew Sophy, DO

Dr. Calvin Stoudt, DO

Orthopedic Surgery

28 Ratings
Dr. Calvin Stoudt, DO

Dr. Stephen Swain, MD

Internal Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Stephen Swain, MD

Dr. Soli Tavaria, MB

Internal Medicine

Dr. Soli Tavaria, MB

Dr. Marlene Terlingo, DO

Family Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Marlene Terlingo, DO

Dr. Kristina Thornburg, DO

General Surgery

Dr. Kristina Thornburg, DO

Dr. Robert Thurick II, DO

Internal Medicine

Dr. Robert Thurick II, DO

Dr. Phillip Tobash, DO

Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

5 Ratings
Dr. Phillip Tobash, DO

Dr. Joseph Twanmoh, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Joseph Twanmoh, MD

Dr. Uchenna Uzoukwu, MD

Psychiatry

22 Ratings
Dr. Uchenna Uzoukwu, MD

Dr. Nimesh Vesuwala, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Nimesh Vesuwala, MD

Dr. Carlos Villarreal, MD

General Surgery

8 Ratings
Dr. Carlos Villarreal, MD

Dr. Thomas Watson, MD

Family Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. Thomas Watson, MD

Dr. Joseph Weber, MD

Internal Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Joseph Weber, MD

Dr. Cristin Weicker, DO

Internal Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. Cristin Weicker, DO

Dr. Ilene Weizer, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

17 Ratings
Dr. Ilene Weizer, MD

Dr. Denis Wenders, OD

Optometry

29 Ratings
Dr. Denis Wenders, OD

Dr. Elliot Werner, MD

Ophthalmology

1 Ratings
Dr. Elliot Werner, MD

Dr. Thomas Wheeler, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

16 Ratings
Dr. Thomas Wheeler, MD

Dr. James Xenophon, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

13 Ratings
Dr. James Xenophon, MD

Dr. Ghaffar Zafar, MD

Pediatrics

5 Ratings
Dr. Ghaffar Zafar, MD

Dr. Michael Zawisza, DO

Geriatric Medicine

8 Ratings
Dr. Michael Zawisza, DO

Dr. Joseph Zienkiewicz, DO

Family Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Joseph Zienkiewicz, DO

Dr. Robert Zimmerman Jr, DO

Obstetrics & Gynecology

17 Ratings
Dr. Robert Zimmerman Jr, DO

Dr. Jeanne Zukas, DO

Internal Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Jeanne Zukas, DO

Provider Reviews

Oct 11 2019

Review for Dr. David Abraham, MD

He was professional and great sense of humor. Delivered my grand daughter and was such a breathe of fresh air how he guided our daughter during her having difficulty to push. I would recommend his to everyone.

Oct 04 2019

Review for Dr. James Xenophon, MD

Took my husband to Dr. Freed today. They fit him in immediately. Both staff and Dr. are extremely professional and courteous.

Sep 24 2019

Review for Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

Sep 21 2019

Review for Dr. David Abraham, MD

Sep 17 2019

Review for Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

lDr. Ravitz is gentle, kind and so easy to talk to. Very nice. Love him.

Aug 27 2019

Review for Dr. Gerald Ravitz, MD

Dr. Lazur is a wonderful, caring, intelligent professional. She takes times and listens to your problems, provides you with necessary referrals when needed. She is very down to Earth, She doesn't make you feel intimidated when you talk to her.

Aug 22 2019

Review for Dr. Dianna Lazur, DO

Aug 17 2019

Review for Dr. Mahendra Pujara, MD

Dr.Lazur is a wonderful doctor!!! I work at a nursing home and chose her over the many doctors that come to our facility and I am so glad I did. She is one of the best doctors I have ever met!

Aug 02 2019

Review for Dr. Dianna Lazur, DO

Jul 31 2019

Review for Dr. David Abraham, MD

Jul 18 2019

Review for Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

Jul 18 2019

Review for Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

Dr Greenfield is hands down the most caring physician that I’ve ever worked with.

Jul 03 2019

Review for Dr. James Greenfield, DO

Jun 15 2019

Review for Dr. David Abraham, MD

in PA - Jun 07 2019

Review for Dr. Mohammad Akbar, MD

May 30 2019

Review for Dr. Phillip Tobash, DO

I had a procedure one today and I would recommend this Doctorand his staff to anyone. They made me feel relaxed and explained everything to my husband and me. Thank you doctor for your expertise and your patient interaction.

May 09 2019

Review for Dr. Mark Caliendo, MD

Such a great doctor! Compassionate, kind, and thorough. Highly recommend.

May 07 2019

Review for Dr. Gregory Dobash, MD

Dr Freed and his staff were very attentive and informative. Very good doctor that makes you feel comfortable talking about your health. 5 stars

Apr 23 2019

Review for Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

Apr 11 2019

Review for Dr. Manish Mishra, MD

I have been a patient for many years and Dr. Puzzi has done a great job of handling my recurring sinus issues and thyroid issues!!

Apr 04 2019

Review for Dr. Joseph Puzzi, MD

Only ENT physician I would ever trust. Dr.Puzzi is wonderful

Apr 04 2019

Review for Dr. Joseph Puzzi, MD

Dr. Puzzi has taken care of all my ENT issues for years. Best doctor around!

Apr 04 2019

Review for Dr. Joseph Puzzi, MD

Quickly seen. Answered all concerns. Great care with my daughter.

Apr 04 2019

Review for Dr. Joseph Puzzi, MD

I had both my knees scoped by Dr Stoudt. I am now able to do things that I haven’t in years pain free. I would highly recommend Dr Stoudt and his staff.

Apr 04 2019

Review for Dr. Calvin Stoudt, DO

Very helpful and knowledgeable doctor, never had a bad visit. He listens and cares about your problems, offering various treatments to get relief. I appreciate his good attitude and availability for questions or concerns.

Mar 28 2019

Review for Dr. Neeraj Dubey, MD

She has been my Doctor for over 10 years now, She always has time to listen to me, always gives me good medical advice and has always made me feel she cares. She has seen me through a lot of illnesses and continue to care for me and my health.

Mar 26 2019

Review for Dr. Cristin Weicker, DO

Mar 26 2019

Review for Dr. Kimberly Hashin, MD

Dr. Darhun always explains things in layman's terms and is patient in explanations and options available. He is a strong proponent in getting to the underlying cause rather than just throwing medicine at the symptoms.

Mar 18 2019

Review for Dr. Benjamin Darhun, MD

Highly recommend! Excellent doctor. Listens to his patients. Communicates what his plan of care is. The entire staff is friendly. Dr Grube has delivered my baby as an OB & did past surgeries. I had no complications. Would definitely recommend this doctor & his staff.

Mar 08 2019

Review for Dr. Timothy Grube, DO

in Frackville , PA - Mar 07 2019

Review for Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

He keeps the mood lite and gets right to the point.I would recommend him to anyone.There should be more like him.One last thing,if you don't listen to him,don't waste your time or his.

Mar 05 2019

Review for Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

Very friendly staff and Dr. Listened to all my concerns!

Feb 15 2019

Review for Dr. Stephen Slusser, MD

TOWER CITY, PA - Feb 11 2019

Review for Dr. Douglas Charles, DO

I can not say enough about the kindness and caring Dr. Stoudt has shown my mother. She had hip pain and was afraid of having to get her hip replaced. We saw dr. Stoudt and he walked her through the surgery and she had it done. Dhe is a new person. Thank you for your professionalism and kindness.

Orwigsburg, PA - Feb 09 2019

Review for Dr. Calvin Stoudt, DO

PA - Feb 03 2019

Review for Dr. Syed Shah, MD

This woman should not be in business. I took my transgender child to see her regarding some behavioral issues. She practically suggested conversion therapy, disgusting. I'm calling Aetna to report her.

Allentown - Jan 26 2019

Review for Dr. Uchenna Uzoukwu, MD

in Palmyra, PA - Jan 15 2019

Review for Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

in Pottsville, PA - Jan 12 2019

Review for Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

Doctor is very knowledgeable and very down to earth. Tells it like it is but has couth.

Dec 18 2018

Review for Dr. Glenn Freed, DO

Dr. Gorski is an awesome doctor who takes the time to listen to you and care. He is compassionate and kind. I travel over 30 minutes to see him. He works with you in deciding options

Lebanon , PA - Dec 04 2018

Review for Dr. Stanley Gorski, DO

Nov 17 2018

Review for Dr. Calvin Stoudt, DO

Dr j webver is the tops he took care of me when i had a car accident and dr gerdon on my broken arm Weber is no 1 on my book Great DR I live in Fl and still think about him bob mekosh groveland fl

Nov 14 2018

Review for Dr. Joseph Weber, MD

very good doctor replaced my right hip pain free for first time in many years follow up is very good would highly recommend this doctor for any orthopedic surgery

Girardville, PA - Nov 13 2018

Review for Dr. Calvin Stoudt, DO

in Hegins, PA - Nov 12 2018

Review for Dr. Mohammad Akbar, MD

Excellent bedside manner. Very kind. Explains what he is doing! I would definitely recommend to friends and family!

Pottsville , PA - Nov 02 2018

Review for Dr. Denis Wenders, OD

Excellent staff, willing to assist feel confident in their care

in Schuylkill Haven, PA - Oct 27 2018

Review for Dr. Mohammad Akbar, MD

Dr. Wenders is the best. Knowledgeable, thorough, professional and caring.

Oct 23 2018

Review for Dr. Denis Wenders, OD

Outstanding experience, very knowledgeable, superior skills. Would definitely use him again.

in Pottsville, PA - Oct 22 2018

Review for Dr. David Abraham, MD

One of the best Doctors I've dealt with. Very knowledgeable and kind.

in pottsville, PA - Oct 17 2018

Review for Dr. Calvin Stoudt, DO

Location

Schuylkill Medical Center South Jackson Street

420 S Jackson St, Pottsville, PA 17901