University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston

79%

Patients that would definitely recommend
9% higher than the national average

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

2 ratings were worse than expected

  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

11 ratings were as expected

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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

79%

Would definitely recommend
9% higher than the national average

University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston

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%81%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%88%84%

University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston

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%82%73%

University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%67%66%

Providers

2660 Gulf Fwy S League City, TX 77573undefined mi
Dr. Yaman Abdullah, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Yaman Abdullah, MD
132 E Hospital Dr Angleton, TX 77515undefined mi
Dr. Amr Abouleish, MDAnesthesiology
Dr. Amr Abouleish, MD
400 Harborside Dr # 100 Galveston, TX 77550undefined mi
211 Highland Cross Dr Ste 275 Houston, TX 77073undefined mi
3500 Gaston Ave Dallas, TX 75246undefined mi
Dr. Sanjay Adhia, MDForensic Psychiatry
Dr. Sanjay Adhia, MD
5826 New Territory Blvd Ste 803 Sugar Land, TX 77479undefined mi
1405 E 1st St Ste 201 Dumas, TX 79029undefined mi
Trisha Agle, PA-CPhysician Assistant (PA)
Trisha Agle, PA-C
301 UNIVERSITY BLVD Galveston, TX 77555undefined mi
303 N McKinney St Ste B Sweeny, TX 77480undefined mi
10201 Emmett F Lowry Expy Texas City, TX 77591undefined mi
Dr. Muhammad Ahmad, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Muhammad Ahmad, MD
6410 Fannin St Houston, TX 77030undefined mi
301 UNIVERSITY BLVD Galveston, TX 77555undefined mi
Dr. Lemuel Aigbivbalu, MDPediatric Infectious Disease Medicine
Dr. Lemuel Aigbivbalu, MD
301 UNIVERSITY BLVD Galveston, TX 77555undefined mi
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301 UNIVERSITY BLVD Galveston, TX 77555undefined mi
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301 UNIVERSITY BLVD Galveston, TX 77555undefined mi
11937 US Highway 271 Tyler, TX 75708undefined mi
301 UNIVERSITY BLVD Galveston, TX 77555undefined mi
Dr. Saif Altaie, MDInternal Medicine
Dr. Saif Altaie, MD
301 UNIVERSITY BLVD Galveston, TX 77555undefined mi
Dr. Crystal Alvarez, MDObstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Crystal Alvarez, MD
301 UNIVERSITY BLVD Galveston, TX 77555undefined mi
Dr. Ashraf Aly, MBPediatric Cardiology
Dr. Ashraf Aly, MB
301 UNIVERSITY BLVD Galveston, TX 77555undefined mi
Dr. Corey Anderson, MDFamily Medicine
Dr. Corey Anderson, MD
100 Medical Dr Lake Jackson, TX 77566undefined mi
Dr. Karl Anderson, MDGastroenterology
Dr. Karl Anderson, MD
301 UNIVERSITY BLVD Galveston, TX 77555undefined mi

Location

University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston

301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555