UPMC St. Margaret

78%

Patients that would definitely recommend
8% higher than the national average


UPMC St. Margaret is a medical facility located in Pittsburgh, PA. This hospital has been recognized for America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™, Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™, and more.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2021)

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

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

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

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

1 rating was worse than expected

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

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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

UPMC St. Margaret

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%83%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%82%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%63%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%91%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%55%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%63%66%

UPMC St. Margaret

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%47%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%65%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Kann is an expert. I trust him implicitly. He has helped me get back to exercising again, in spite of my knee issues. I have little to no pain now and feel almost normal. I recommend him to all of my friends. I am so grateful for his kindness and care.

Julie Susser Jun 18 2021

Review for Dr. Kann

Very informative. Dr. Kann was very nice and helpful.

Jun 18 2021

Review for Dr. Kann

Dr Jeffrey Kahn is an excellent health care provider. I have trusted his care for many years and would recommend him.

Marilyn D Jun 15 2021

Review for Dr. Kann

Bryan Jun 15 2021

Review for Dr. Hall

Dr Campbell is an excellent surgeon. He’s down to earth and respectful with a vey good ‘bedside manner’

Tony J Jun 15 2021

Review for Dr. Campbell

Location

UPMC St. Margaret

815 Freeport Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15215

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