WellSpan York Hospital

69%

Patients that would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average


WellSpan York Hospital is a medical facility located in York, PA. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™, Critical Care Excellence Award™, and more.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

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

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

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

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

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 better than expected

  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest

12 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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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67%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% lower than the national average

69%

Would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average

WellSpan York Hospital

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%78%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%57%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%89%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%48%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%64%66%

WellSpan York Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%42%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%66%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

CECELIA L[PPOLD Oct 25 2020

Review for Dr. Welter

Timothy Dunlap Oct 25 2020

Review for Dr. Jackson

Have been a patient of Dr. Prince for a long, long time, as has my husband. He is a very caring, compassionate person and I would recommend him to anyone looking for a competent, capable, doctor.

Oct 24 2020

Review for Dr. Prince

Excellent knowledgeable care - explained in easy to understand language. My visit was easy to schedule and efficiently handled when I arrived. I especially appreciate Dr. Younes' commitment to making surgery one, but not the first and only option, for treatment.

Oct 23 2020

Review for Dr. Younes

Dr Tyson is an awesome Doctor. He has done several procedures on me and all went very well.k

Beverly A Wolford Oct 22 2020

Review for Dr. Tyson

Location

WellSpan York Hospital

1001 S George St, York, PA 17403

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