Sentara Leigh Hospital

830 Kempsville Rd, Norfolk VA, 23502

(757) 261-6700

81% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

Sentara Leigh Hospital has achieved 6 quality award distinctions in the last 12 months.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Sentara Leigh Hospital has been recognized by Healthgrades for 2 Hospital Quality Awards in the last 12 months

Clinical Quality Awards

Sentara Leigh Hospital has been recognized by Healthgrades for 4 Clinical Quality Awards in the last 12 months

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Clinical Quality Ratings

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Clinical Quality: Appendectomy

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Appendectomy

Complications Based Rating on 157 hospital cases and a national average of 189 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
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Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 63 cases.

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Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 213 cases.

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Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 1012 cases.

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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 113 hospital cases and a national average of 157 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 122 cases.

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Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 129 cases.

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Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 400 cases.

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Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 1350 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Mortality Within 30 Days
Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 270 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 207 cases.

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Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 219 cases.

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Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 608 cases.

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Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 76 cases.

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Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 48 cases.

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Complication Based Ratings

 
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Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 137 hospital cases and a national average of 117 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gynecologic Surgeries and Procedures

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Gynecologic Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 116 hospital cases and a national average of 173 cases.

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Hysterectomy

Complications Based Rating on 283 hospital cases and a national average of 290 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Labor and Delivery

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C-Section Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 1923 hospital cases and a national average of 1384 cases.

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Vaginal Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 3612 hospital cases and a national average of 2764 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 446 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 332 hospital cases and a national average of 242 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 724 hospital cases and a national average of 215 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 1979 hospital cases and a national average of 377 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 361 cases.

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Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 538 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 39 hospital cases and a national average of 196 cases.

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Data Source

Patient Experience

After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). Healthgrades obtains this survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

81% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • Sentara Leigh Hospital
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

  • Doctors always communicated well

  • Nurses always communicated well

  • Patients always received help as soon as they wanted

  • Staff always explained

  • Pain was always well controlled

  • Always quiet at night

  • Room was always clean

  • Yes, staff did give patients this information

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Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 6 safety indicators

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated As Expected in 5 safety indicators

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

Rated Worse Than Expected in 2 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
2 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Sentara Leigh Hospital

830 Kempsville Rd
Norfolk, VA 23502