Alta View Hospital


Patients that would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Alta View Hospital is a medical facility located in Sandy, UT. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™.


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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

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

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

12 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
  • 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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
7% higher than the national average


Would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Alta View Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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


Communication with nurses

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


Communication about medicines

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


Discharge Information

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


Care Transition

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


Responsiveness of hospital staff

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


Alta View Hospital

National Average


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



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



Provider Reviews

Super friendly staff and Doc Christiansen seems like an old friend. During the procedure he is constantly checking to be sure you’re comfortable (I was) and he is extremely skillful and the procedure was quick (a nice bonus!) I highly recommend!

KC Sep 23 2021

Review for Dr. Christensen

Dr Ferney performed my knee replacements and he was great! Many years one of the knees needs a revision. Dr Farney consulted with me. He is very approachable, kind and listens well.

Dr Ferney is great! Sep 22 2021

Review for Dr. Ferney

The stasff and the doctor were all very competent and understanding. Everything was explained as I went through the process. I felt comfortable with Dr. Urbans qualifications and was impressed with his skill, I highly recomend him.

Ramon K. Sep 22 2021

Review for Dr. Urban

very positive

Brian G. Sep 22 2021

Review for Dr. Urban

Joe D. Sep 18 2021

Review for Dr. Chen


Alta View Hospital

9660 S 1300 E, Sandy, UT 84094

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