Blount Memorial Hospital

62%

Patients that would definitely recommend
8% 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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction 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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64%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% lower than the national average

62%

Would definitely recommend
8% lower than the national average

Blount Memorial Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%79%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%59%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%49%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%58%66%

Blount Memorial Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%59%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%64%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I have always enjoyed going to this practice they are very friendly and knowledgeable and treat me like a real person not just a patient

Barbara C. Jun 11 2021

Review for Dr. Ahmed

Donna Welch is a great person and she is kind hearted. She takes good care of Joe. And keeps us informed about what we need to know.

J. G. Jun 11 2021

Review for Dr. Ahmed

Dr. Goueli is a very smart knowledgeable oncologist. He shows compassion and passion for the success of his patients. He has never made us feel rushed at our appointments.

Jun 10 2021

Review for Dr. Goueli

Would appreciate it to be known that Dr.Spiker my PCP was so helpful in getting me the proper care so I praise her for that. She also needs to be in the Excellant catagort,with you all as well.

Sadie D. V. Jun 10 2021

Review for Dr. Ahmed

I have seen and been treated for years now by dr Hairston. He is very professional and polite . Tries to help quiet nerves and helps with pain ! Highly recommend him . I just wish he could prescribe pain medicine!!??

Shelley crowe Jun 09 2021

Review for Dr. Hairston

Location

Blount Memorial Hospital

907 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Maryville, TN 37804

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