Tristar Summit Medical Center

75%

Patients that would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in prostate removal surgery and transurethral resection of the prostate

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion procedures

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

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

11 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
  • Respiratory failure 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

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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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73%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% higher than the national average

75%

Would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Tristar Summit 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%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%77%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%86%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%63%66%

Tristar Summit Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%60%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%69%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Had a recent checkup: Minimal wait Quick pass through Friendly staff Dr Beckham thorough and caring

Todd LeBleu Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Beckham

Dr. Kaminsky is an amazing surgeon. He is very caring and will only do surgery if it is absolutely necessary. He repaired my torn bicep and has also repaired my shoulder. I will only refer Dr. Kaminsky to anyone with a shoulder issue. He and his staff are wonderful.

Monte Hayes Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kaminsky

I had an appt with him today and Surgery Tomorrow. Very knowledgeable and Great bedside manner.

chris kane Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Ramirez

My recent visit with Dr. Johnston met all of my expectations. He was timely and thorough, always attentive to my concerns and used language that I can understand. I would recommend him to patients seeking a physician who specializes in heart related issues.

Dorris J. Hadley Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Johnston

Although he did not YET resolve the issue, Dr. Wheatley listened to my issue exponentially more than the previous two doctors. It was obvious he was listening and doing his best to help me. I hope we can work together and figure this problem out.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Wheatley

Office is very efficient and professional. Was social distanced and all wore mask Dr Dorfman is very thorough and conscientious

Janis Williams Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Dorfman

Dr. Dorfman was thorough in his review of my heart health. He was genuine and professional. And he was kind enough to suggest non invasive preventive test I could do in coming year. Good doctor.

Timothy Weeks Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Dorfman

Positive, encouraging and practical treatment for my heart condition.

Cary Lindsay Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Dorfman

Great doctor! Really cares and takes time to size up you as not just a patient physically but also mentally and emotionally.

Jake Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Kurzynske

Always happy with Dr Patel. Friendly and always thorough.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Daniel M. Johnson Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Reig

The office visit was very pleasant, sufficient, and quick. Dr. Kurzynske took time to listen and accommodate my needs. The office staff was very pleasant.

Adam Price Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Kurzynske

This was my yearly checkup. It was efficient and informative as usual. Dr Webber and his entire staff are the epitome of professionalism. I have recommended him to all my family and friends, and will continue to do so.

Terry Polston Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Webber

Susan Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Hueneke

Dr. Taral Patel Keeps Me In The Game and With My Heart History You'd Better Be On Top of Your Game !

Charles Searcy Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

I would definitely recommend Dr. Tullos.

Barbara Wachter Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Tullos

Dr Dorfman did a very comprehensive review regarding my current treatment, future lab test, stress test and medication review. My experiences with Dr Dorfman has been excellent.

Tom Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Dorfman

Amazing staff, great care and Dr. Riddick is a wonderful doctor. I’d highly recommend him.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Riddick

He is knowledgeable and prompt. And has a great staff

Linda Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Dixit

I would highly recommend Dr Conley to all people wanting an extremely skilled, while at the same time, caring heart Doctor.

Tim Little Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Conley

shirley rivers Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Ramirez

My experience with the entire staff and Dr. Kurzynske has been nothing but positive. Everyone has been courteous and knowledgeable. Wait time has been at a minimum.

Bruce Hite Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Kurzynske

Always on time doesn’t leave you sitting and waiting

Beth Towery Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

Timely and covered everything needed.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

My visits with Dr Riddick are always pleasant . He and his staff are very helpful and any time I need help.

Glenda Cassinino Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Riddick

Dr Jefferson is one of my favorites, I have seen him for years. He takes the time to listen and answer your questions.

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Jefferson

He is a great listener and very personable. I would recommend him to anyone.

Brent Donegan Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Dorfman

Dr K is very personable and caring about his patients. He is always looking how best to help you with whatever medical problem you are having.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Kurzynske

Several actually.

Ed Marth Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Yoo

Short wait. Everyone was very friendly and courteous. Waiting room was arranged so that I felt safe from safe from other others.p

Gail Mitchell Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Kurzynske

Prompt, thorough, efficient.

John Steven Moll Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Rigtrup

dont give perfect scores. kevin always takes time and answers all questions office environment -- covid 19 bullsxxt!!!!!!!!!

william m george Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Rigtrup

Bill Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Guth

Great. Always a pleasure to see Dr. Johnston. I've been seeing him since 2001. Wouldn't trade him for anybody else.

Teresa C Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Johnston

FIVE STARS ONE APPT AND ON TIME AT RECEPTION ONE STAFF KIND FRIENDLY CONCERNED ONE OFFICE CLEANLINESS CARE AND COVID 19 PROOF ONE DEMEANOR AND INTERACTION WITH DR. MCRAE--A RAL GENTLEMAN AND GREAT BEDSIDE MANOR ONE KNOWLEDGE OF SPECIALTY AND SOLUTION TO DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT.

ROBERT CLAY MD Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. McRae III

i WAS SEEN ON TIME. DR CONLEY MAKES YOU FEEL LIKE YOU ARE THE MOST IMPORTANT PATIENT AT THAT TIME. HE DOES NOT HURRY YOU THRU. HE WALKS YOU TO THE CHECK OUT COUNTER WHICH IS A PLUS. I WOULD RECOMMMEND DR CONLEY . HE IS 5 STAR

LOIS STEDMAN Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Conley

Very caring and knowledgeable.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Frank

Dr McCoullogh is truly the best OBIi have ever seen. She listens and respects her patients. She is thorough and competent.

Steph Hendren Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. McCullough

Sheryl Pitts Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Wheatley

I've been going to Dr. Gaston Jr for about 15 years. He is very friendly and a great listener. He is very professional and caring. I am blessed to have such a wonderful doctor.

Sheila Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Gaston Jr

Legacy Health and Dr Sutton was recommended by our friend, Shirley Bornstein and our first visit lived up to all that we'd heard. We are very pleased with our choice of Doctor.

Alan and Sherry Scarboro Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Sutton

Hes great and very nice

LeAnn Perica Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Novak

Dr. Conley is very professional. He spends time with you and explains test results thoroughly . He explains treatment modalities and allows you time to discuss each option.

Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Conley

Staff as always was efficient. They listened to my questions and explained how Zoom appointment would work. Dr Wheatley was also efficient and answered my concerns.

Rita Brandon Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Wheatley

I trust the staff and feel they listen I also feel they have a true interest in my well being

Charles Pursley Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Wheatley

very personable when it come to careing for patince

Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Kurzynske

New patient. Great experience with competent and friendly staff.

Greg Z Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Jefferson

Look, you can't really find a much higher quality physician in the field of cardiology than this guy. He listens to you and is willing to put you on the path to making yourself better! I have yet to encounter any sort of negative experience after seeing the good doctor for almost 2 years.

Nathan Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. McRae III

Dr. Bono is a "rock star"physician in my book. A great listener and very easy to talk to about anything. Totally trust her advice. That said, I do not understand these other negative comments.

Todd Wilson Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bono

I really like Doctor Guild and I am sad that she is leaving the practice. However, I would recommend her to others especially if they live in the Cool Springs area.

Kathy Vandenburgh Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Guild

Very happy with Doctor Wheatley and Staff.

Norma Campbell Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Wheatley

I was very impressed with all the staff and Dr. Kurzynske. Everyone was very friendly and helpful. Dr. Kurzynske was so down to earth while being very thorough and knowledgeable!

Karen Lowe Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Kurzynske

Very caring and explains everything in terms you can understand. Great doctor and highly recommend him

Terry Martin Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Dorfman

The office was set up so the patients were separated mask were worn. all safety precautions were in place . The staff are kind and professional . The wait time was short .

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Hoda

Jeffgar Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Dixit

Excellent health care.

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Johnston

Great manner with patients, and very helpful explaining results of stress test.

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Wheatley

I am very happy to be a patient Of Dr Reichert. She is professional, knowledgeable, and follows up with test results. I would recommend her to anyone. I am a RN and I am very Satisfied. Valerie Dennis MJ TN 2020

Valerie Dennis Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Reichert

I am satisfied with with Dr Hoda and staff. They are responsive to my calls and Dr Hoda is thorough in his evaluation for my yearly check ups. Heart disease runs in my family and I want to take any precaution measure to ensure longevity of my life.

Wayne S. Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Hoda

Martin Russell Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Wheatley

O.JONES Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Conley

Sandra McDowell Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Beckham

Trisha Butrum Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Kurzynske

Regular visit. Dr.Jefferson is always caring, knowledgeable and professional. He always listens and gives me sound advice.

Marcella Derryberry Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Jefferson

Dr. Wheatley is an excellent cardiac physician. Through his medical expertise, he has given me five more wonderful years of healthy living. I highly recommend Dr. Wheatley if you are in need of a cardiac physician.

Jim Thomas Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Wheatley

Neil Gilliland, Ph.D. Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Dr. Jefferson is a consummate professional who tempers his knowledge and experience with compassion and common sense. Very comforting to know that it will be him who’ll be there for me should an emergency occur.

Martin Bennett Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Jefferson

Dr. Williams and her staff are wonderful!

Holly Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

Dr Dong is a great Dr. She has been a tremendous help for a very complex issue for me and excruciating pain, Cluster Headache. Dr Dong has kept me pain free for a long time now! I highly recommend her.

Keith Davis Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Dong

Dr. Beckum has been my primary care doctor for 15 years or so. He is available when I need to talk with him and is always friendly and concerned for my welfare.

Eddie White Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Beckham

A scheduled visit. As always Dr. Guild was an exemplary professional, interested in the last 6 months of health, with appropriate questions. Without Dr. Guild’s tenacious approach I am sure I would be in a completely different place with my health. I am a retired RN and hospital CEO.

Ruth A. McDaniel Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Guild

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Roseman

He did emergency surgery and saved my life. Very friendly, Good bedside manner. I have a lot of confidence in his abilities. Easy to get an appointment. Excellent staff also! Attentive. Get Forms done quickly.

Marcie Beckett Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Storey

LOVE DR. STOREY! FABULOUS DOCTOR!:)

Heidi Miller Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Storey

Very Satisfied.

Gracie stout Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Storey

Service was great. Very good care and ready to help any kind of way.

Terrance Bender Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Storey

Super nice. Answered all questions. Very Pleased.

Willie Barrett Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Storey

Very friendly staff and Dr was thorough in explanation of what will entail

DT Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Boskind

Dr. Patel is amazing , does NOT hurry you like some doctors. Asks if you have any questions while still sitting with you and explains everything very well.

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Dr Kaminsky is the most wonderful Dr I've ever met. I haven't been to see him in a couple of years but I've sent people to see him and they loved him.

Deborah Wheeler Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kaminsky

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Dixit

Visit went fairly good didn't have to wait long and everyone was pleasant through all processes including bloodwork.

Lana Vandgrift Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Webber

Was very impressed with Dr. Kurzynski and his staff. So glad we found this facility (Hermitage Primary Care). Would recommend highly.

Carolyn Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Kurzynske

After a stress test Dr. Wheatley visited with me and explained the results and went over all of my questions. His quiet manner has always been very calming.

Charles Flood Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Wheatley

Bob P Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Wheatley

Donald Midgett Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Jefferson

Wonderful person and doctor that explains whats going on.

Stephen Gooch Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Meals

Great doctor , great staff , excellent care was given to me from day one. Thanks again Dr. Ninan.

robert breidling Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Ninan

Loretta Baltz Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Conley

Rex Hinkle Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Kaminsky

Emily Duke Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Ryan

Everything was just fine. No patients in waiting room but me. Did not see another patient although I did hear two. Things were being wiped down and appeared to be very good.

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Beckham

Dr. K does an excellent job of relating to his patients, being responsive to concerns and questions and remaining patient-focused throughout the exam.

Ed W. Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Kurzynske

Dr Conley is always friendly and concern about any issues I may have. Very professional and Shows his care about you.

Gail Swann Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Conley

Excellent Doctor! I would highly recommend Dr. Conley to anyone searching for a Cardiologist. Very professional, takes time to listen, explain, and review what is of concern.

RB Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Conley

Location

Tristar Summit Medical Center

5655 Frist Blvd, Hermitage, TN 37076