Upmc Mckeesport

63%

Patients that would definitely recommend
7% lower than the national average


Upmc Mckeesport is a medical facility located in McKeesport, PA. This hospital has been recognized for America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™, Stroke Care Excellence Award™, and more.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

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

1 rating was worse than expected

11 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or 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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66%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% lower than the national average

63%

Would definitely recommend
7% lower than the national average

Upmc Mckeesport

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%81%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%51%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%58%66%

Upmc Mckeesport

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%55%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Oct 12 2020

Review for Dr. Baratz

This was my worst experience with a dentist office ever; extremely unprofessional and the office atmosphere was like a whirlwind. A complete waste of my time. Definitely go elsewhere.

Oct 10 2020

Review for Dr. Aharon

TJ Pitzer Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Baratz

Dr. Denshaw is a wonderful doctor he has saved my husband's life more than one time - seriously - and called me every night when he was in the hospital cause I am unable to get there.

Karen/Lou Berry Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Denshaw

Excellent surgeon! He ran a little behind but takes his time with you in the office so it was worth the wait!

Dana Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Wecht

Location

Upmc Mckeesport

1500 5th Ave, McKeesport, PA 15132

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