Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas

78%

Patients that would definitely recommend
8% 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

4 ratings were worse than expected

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
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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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77%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
8% higher than the national average

78%

Would definitely recommend
8% higher than the national average

Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%81%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%78%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%65%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%50%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%68%66%

Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%63%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%75%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I learned more about my heart in my relatively short meeting with Dr Giesler than ever before. Thank you.

Sep 14 2021

Review for Dr. Giesler

Sep 11 2021

Review for Dr. Somogyi

PH Sep 07 2021

Review for Dr. Walters

D.Detzel Sep 04 2021

Review for Dr. Miller

Dr Briggs is a awesome doctor she's been seeing my brother for many years. She does everything that is in her powers to help him with medicine, surgeries, etc..

Simental Sep 03 2021

Review for Dr. Briggs

Location

Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas

601 E 15th St, Austin, TX 78701

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