Ascension Providence

80%

Patients that would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average


Ascension Providence is a medical facility located in Waco, TX. This hospital has been recognized for America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award™ and Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award™ (2022)

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

Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2021)

Superior clinical outcomes in gynecological surgery

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
  • Hip fracture following 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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78%

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

80%

Would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average

Ascension Providence

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%83%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%82%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%69%63%

Discharge Information

Percent of patients who said they were given information about recovering at home

100%50%0%89%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%57%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%71%66%

Ascension Providence

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%68%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

He is so friendly, nice. Make me feel comfortable to see him.I like him a lot.

Sumedh koy Nov 23 2021

Review for Dr. Shelton

He’s patient. Listens to me, answers my questions fully, and is very personable. I never feel rushed.

Nov 20 2021

Review for Dr. Patchin

Very helpful. Explaining what was going on and treatment options. Gave me shots in my knees has already helped

Shelley Smith Nov 20 2021

Review for Dr. Malthesen

I had other doctors but none took care of me like doctor McHenry his been very good to us we wouldn't tried him for any other doctor!

Maria m Tobar! Nov 19 2021

Review for Dr. McHenry

I would recommend Dr. McHenery to my family and friends because he is thorough, courteous and professional.

TB Nov 19 2021

Review for Dr. McHenry

Location

Ascension Providence

6901 Medical Pkwy, Waco, TX 76712

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