Colleton Medical Center

67%

Patients that would definitely recommend
3% 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

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
  • 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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71%

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

67%

Would definitely recommend
3% lower than the national average

Colleton Medical Center

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%82%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%70%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%87%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%54%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%71%66%

Colleton Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%65%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%82%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Jun 09 2021

Review for Dr. Hanger

I have been receiving iron infusions for years. Dr. Michaelsen has taught me how to read my lab work and exactly what to ask my GP to order for me. Great compassionate Service.

Heidi Thibodeau Apr 05 2021

Review for Dr. Michaelsen

BrianMichael Mar 21 2021

Review for Dr. Morrison

Dr. Morrison is a rare combination of a very skilled surgeon and a caring active listener. He is professional and I highly Recommend him.

Susan Toker Mar 18 2021

Review for Dr. Morrison

Dr Morrison & staff oversee your care throughout your issue. He is upbeat, informative & caring & answers your questions & concerns.

Mar 15 2021

Review for Dr. Morrison

Location

Colleton Medical Center

501 Robertson Blvd, Walterboro, SC 29488

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