HCA Houston Healthcare Medical Center

69%

Patients that would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average


HCA Houston Healthcare Medical Center is a medical facility located in Houston, TX. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™ and Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

1 rating was worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

7 ratings were as expected

  • 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
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • 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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71%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% higher than the national average

69%

Would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average

HCA Houston Healthcare 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%82%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%67%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%52%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%71%66%

HCA Houston Healthcare Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%69%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

You can not compare Dr. Varon to any other doctor. He really cares about his patients and thorough.

Cecile LeBlanc Oct 19 2020

Review for Dr. Varon

He's straight up!

Terry Bailey Oct 17 2020

Review for Dr. Dickson

Very attentive always willing to do what he can if he can't will send you to someone who can does not being offended to ask for a referral when needed a caring and professional doctor

Yvette P. Oct 16 2020

Review for Dr. Samani

Dr. Henry and all of the staff at the office were extremely helpful in providing me with an excellent surgery as well as an easy recovery time in my time spent there.

Oct 16 2020

Review for Dr. Henry

Dr Ihekweazu did both knee replacements I am very pleased. He is very personable and down to earth.

Johnny davis Oct 16 2020

Review for Dr. Ihekweazu

Location

HCA Houston Healthcare Medical Center

1313 Hermann Dr, Houston, TX 77004

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