North Country Hospital And Health Center

64%

Patients that would definitely recommend
6% lower than the national average


North Country Hospital And Health Center is a medical facility located in Newport, VT. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

3 ratings were worse than expected

9 ratings were as expected

  • 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
  • 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
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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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68%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
1% lower than the national average

64%

Would definitely recommend
6% lower than the national average

North Country Hospital And Health Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%86%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%63%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%90%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%48%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%76%66%

North Country Hospital And Health Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%48%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

maria i. b. Nov 13 2021

Review for Dr. Lockridge

Dr. Prunty is insightful, helpful, caring. She thinks outside the box, considering all of the symptoms, even symptoms that seem unrelated but actually are important clues. It is clear that she cares for and is sympathetic towards her patients.

Nov 11 2021

Review for Dr. Prunty

Excellent care. Very responsive to my concerns.

Amy G. Nov 11 2021

Review for Dr. Landrey

She very fluently talks about soil healthcare. I appreciate about soil properties her experiences. Her complex knowledge is very useful for us. I watch her speeches on the internet. That is all. Thank you very much. Best Regards.

Nov 03 2021

Review for Dr. Jones

Right on the money; very thorough; patiently answers all questions explaining entire treatment; approachable.

Oct 30 2021

Review for Dr. Bouchard

Location

North Country Hospital And Health Center

189 Prouty Dr, Newport, VT 05855

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