Ascension Seton Northwest

74%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% 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

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
  • 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
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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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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75%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% higher than the national average

74%

Would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Ascension Seton Northwest

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%79%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%88%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%52%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%68%66%

Ascension Seton Northwest

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%77%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Smoot is always very thorough; explaining, asking and answering questions. He makes sure you have the information needed to improve. His staff is very helpful as well.

Oct 23 2021

Review for Dr. Smoot

Excellent Doctor explains what's going on with my eyes and what I can do to keep my vision at its best possible level. Always reminds me to check back with him if new prescription doesn't seem right. Pleasant gentleman on top of everything.

Oct 22 2021

Review for Dr. Lewis

Superb professional treatment; ten years of caring treatment.

Harvey Graeber Oct 22 2021

Review for Dr. Monheit

Just two words… The BEST!

Tim Davis Oct 22 2021

Review for Dr. Walters

Phil Ward Oct 21 2021

Review for Dr. Monheit

Location

Ascension Seton Northwest

11113 Research Blvd, Austin, TX 78759

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