St. Luke's Hospital - Lehighton Campus

48%

Patients that would definitely recommend
22% 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

3 ratings were worse than expected

9 ratings were as expected

  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure 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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54%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
15% lower than the national average

48%

Would definitely recommend
22% lower than the national average

St. Luke's Hospital - Lehighton Campus

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%75%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%76%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%56%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%38%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%58%66%

St. Luke's Hospital - Lehighton Campus

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%49%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%77%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

The doctor was very helpful with my problem. I especially liked that I didn't have to wait long to see the doctor. I would recommend OAA

Oct 21 2020

Review for Dr. Krafczyk

He is very thorough. He has empathy and he is interested in the whole person. On a personal note, out of All the docs I’ve seen he is by far the most detailed and easiest person who takes the time to explain everything to you in laymen’s terms. I would recommend him to everyone!

Thomas Morello Oct 11 2020

Review for Dr. Reinhart

He is soo nice and very caring! thank you for doing my surgery!

JLF Oct 09 2020

Review for Dr. Ailawadi

Lori Z Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Baddick

Ellen Fulmer Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Boschi

Location

St. Luke's Hospital - Lehighton Campus

211 N 12th St, Lehighton, PA 18235

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