Gifford Medical Center


Patients that would definitely recommend
3% lower 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

1 rating was worse than expected

8 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% higher than the national average


Would definitely recommend
3% lower than the national average

Gifford Medical Center

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


Gifford Medical Center

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

Oct 03 2020

Review for Dr. Landvater

Dr. Schwartz actually listens to what I'm saying and she also explains everything in great detail in understandable terms.

Charlie R Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

I had a visit with Dr. Smith. He is very kind, precise, knowledgeable and thorough. Wow, best Podiatrist ever and I felt like I could trust his decisions.

Aug 21 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

Dr. Buchanan is very knowledgeable in his field, patient and understanding. He's been honest and helpful to me as a patient as a I continually seek his professional counsel

Kelly A. MGovern Aug 08 2019

Review for Dr. Buchanan

Julie Jul 12 2019

Review for Dr. Graham


Gifford Medical Center

44 S Main St, Randolph, VT 05060

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