Macon Community Hospital

81%

Patients that would definitely recommend
11% higher 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

6 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
  • 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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82%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
13% higher than the national average

81%

Would definitely recommend
11% higher than the national average

Macon Community Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%85%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%86%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%72%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%62%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%81%66%

Macon Community Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%67%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%86%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

My visit was wonderful . Everyone was so nice and kind

Pamela Kay Ferguson Nov 18 2021

Review for Dr. Cornelius

First visit went well. Very timely, listened to my concerns and staff was very friendly and explained what was going on.

Cathy Nov 09 2021

Review for Dr. Cornelius

Connie Carden Oct 30 2021

Review for Dr. Cornelius

It was through and he explained well. I felt we were a long time .app was at 1 didn’t get in till 1:30 something. Didn’t leave till 3.

Oct 29 2021

Review for Dr. Cornelius

Always a pleasant informative visit.

Oct 07 2021

Review for Dr. Cornelius

Location

Macon Community Hospital

204 Medical Dr, Lafayette, TN 37083

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