Swedish Medical Center - Issaquah Campus

84%

Patients that would definitely recommend
14% 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™ (2020)

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

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

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 better than expected

  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

11 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
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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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81%

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

84%

Would definitely recommend
14% higher than the national average

Swedish Medical Center - Issaquah Campus

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%78%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%85%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%54%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%65%66%

Swedish Medical Center - Issaquah Campus

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%60%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Ross Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Hulst

Shannon Marie Dickson Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Nathe

Dr Patel is a first rate physician that has helped me more then once which has improved my lifestyle greatly. I trust Dr Patel wholeheartedly and would recommend him any day of week and twice on Sunday.

David Belcourt Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

I have been going to Dr. Hulst for many years now. He is a good doctor and a kind one. If I ever need knee replacement surgery, he will be the one I ho to.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Hulst

Knee Consult and injection. Check in on prior hip replacement.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Boone

T Coonan Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Hulst

Simply put, Dr Hulst is brilliant!

Kathleen Califano Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Hulst

Dr Nathe and his staff did more for me in one visit than the doctors that I have been seeing for a year here in Yskima! He’s going to do two knee replacements for me and I am very excited to finally begin this part of my journey to good health.

Kimberly S Crider Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Nathe

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Lohse

Robert Hime Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Guyette

Amazing doctor! I had my son's tonsillectomy with him. He did a thorough job diagnosing, explaining procedure, was patient through out. We found his knowledge to be solid and results after surgery were very promising.

Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Kopelovich

Duane and Susie Mickelson Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Jung

Superb! Highly effective!

JanJ Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Robon

I have never had an exam and testing as thorough. I was with the PA or Dr Trumble for an hour and a half. Great explanation from staff and doctor. Highly recommend

Kim Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Trumble

Excellent service, quick, accurate and friendly.

Don Matthews Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Morrissette

Thankful to have found her. She genuinely cared and listened. She was able to quickly figure out what was wrong given all the data from my family.

Angela Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Lipke

Dr. Brandes was great! Did a good job explaining what went wrong with my injury (severe ankle sprain) and answering my questions. Suggested a very reasonable (not difficult) treatment plan, recommended a brace, worked with my insurance concerns, and generally was very friendly and helpful.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Brandes

Betty Goldsmith Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Robon

We felt rushed through out our appointment. Our concerns weren't fully answered.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Han

Excellent. He is a very caring physician. He listened, asked pertinent questions and gave me valuable information. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend him to others.

Lois Pate Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Hulst

Karen Schmucker Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Hulst

I appreciated Dr Boyer’s bedside manner and attentiveness to my case even though it wasn’t ultimately as severe as I’d thought it could be when entering the ER. Very kind and professional.

Ryan Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Boyer

One thing I really appreciate with Dr sailer is he always on time, I never had to wait extra time for my appointment. And he is always have a solution to my problem, he is very knowledgeable

Nora Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Sailer

Very good doctor with a great bedside manner. Spent a good amount of time with me. Would highly recommend him if you are looking for an orthopedic surgeon!

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

Friendly, knowledgable, answered my questions.

Mark Montgomery Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

Dr Sailer is a medical Rock Star. If you hot to get cut up you definitely want to use him. Super knowledgeable and skilled. Great follow-up. 5 stars!!!

Steve D Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Sailer

One of the rudest doctors / people unfortunately during our meeting. Doctor is to the point which is helpful, but needs to consider more respect and perspective when addressing patients.

Andrea Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Laury

Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Hawkins

I broke my fibula in Europe and came to Dr. Hall. He performed surgery to prevent longer term problems and it was highly successful! His patient rapport was outstanding.

Durdaana Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Hall

Honestly one of the best appointments I have had with a Doctor. Dr. Lohse is an excellent listener, excellent communicator, and explained several treatment options. The appointment was not rushed, you can tell he cares deeply about his patients. I would highly recommend Dr. Lohse

Jennifer K Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Lohse

I felt cared for. He wasn’t in a hurry. Excellent information on my hand problem. Would definitely recommend.

Patricia Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Lohse

Excellent with his communication skills, knows his stuff.

Bob H Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Lohse

Collin B Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Komenda

The Rev. Michael Ryan Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Lohse

Gina Harris Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Guyette

I had nasal surgery and tonsillectomy surgery done by Dr Lee . Really impressed with the results. He listens and answers very patiently Bellevue ENT staff provided excellent service and very helpful

Sanjay Dasari Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Dr. Todd Guyette is a terrific surgeon with a great manner about him. His caring about your needs and concerns are reassuring and calming. It always feels as if you are his only patient and he takes the time to explain processes and procedures. Definitely and skilled surgeon!

Alan Smith Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Guyette

Dr Hulst is clear spoken and answered all my questions knowledgeably.

Cynthia Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Hulst

Dr. Marshall was very clear, concise and we felt complete in his explanations of the situation and our options. He reviewed my lifestyle and activity levels in helping to shape a path forward.

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Marshall

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Komenda

Jessica Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Marshall

Dr. Lohse helped diagnosed an elbow injury then gave me options that would give me the best results. The surgery he performed was a huge success and my elbow is healing and my active lifestyle is back in motion. I recommend Dr. Lohse 1000% for elbow injuries.

Amber C Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Lohse

A. Stefan Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Sidhu

I very much appreciated Dr. Patel listening, hearing my concerns and then explaining to me the best way for me to proceed with my recent diagnosis. Frustrated, it changes the name to Dr. Taylor when I submit a review for Dr. Patel?

Laura Bailey Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

He’s great

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Lohse

Great person, great Dr. Highly recommend him for your ankle issues!!

Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Hall

Beth Kelly Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Anderson

Nice DR.

Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

He was great and personalible. To the point and I love that.

Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Nathe

Dr Chi has a very pleasant manner, easy to talk to, easy to understand and very thorough with his consultations. Both my wife and I have been treated by Dr Chi several times, we trust him implicitly and would not consider another Orthopaedic specialist.

Peter F. Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

Intelligent, friendly, excellent communicator...listened to and addressed my questions. I trust him and feel grateful to have him as my doctor.

Kevin Otto Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

My daughter had a horrible accident and Lohse was able to restore her walking abilities. He and his team are amazing and wonderful humans. We are so lucky to have him and his team working in our area. He’s a wonderful, amazing surgeon and person.

Shelby Davis Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Lohse

Dr. Nathe is amazing, professional, knowledgeable and just wonderful to work with. My daughter had her knee surgery done with him and he and his staff an amazing team. Thanks to him and his staff for everything!

Shelby Davis Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Nathe

Dr. Sailor is incredibly knowledgeable and his communication is excellent.. His diagnostic abilities are always accurate.. His skills as a surgeon are unsurpassed..

Tamara Sackett Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Sailer

James Matzenbacher Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Bruckner

Macjac Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Janet Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Gwinn

Communication and follow through issues. Not dependable. Bedside manner/customer relation skills lacking.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Sytman

Dr Brandes was though and went over all my options and suggested a conservative course of treatment of my injury to start with to see if we could heal with less intrusive methods to begin with.

Paul Gordon May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Brandes

The best of the best, My family and I adore him, he is so smart and kind!!!

Sonia Shifflette May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Chris Bentsen May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

TW May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Rees-Lui

Dr. Jo Walker has been my primary care physician for many years. She is attentive and and communicative making appropriate recommendations.

Helen Bell May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Walker

I’ve been to a lot of doctors for my knee and Dr. Nathe is a true gem. He is compassionate, takes the time to listen and is thoughtful in his approach to trying to fix the issue.

May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Nathe

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Dr. Sailer is very personable and caring. He never rushes through an appointment and always ensures all questions are answered. Treatment options are throughly explained. I highly recommend Dr. Sailer.

Tracy H. May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Sailer

Middle finger tendon injury Great Manner, no waiting, finger repaired 100% Perfect experience

neil doyle May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Beck

Very caring, smart and understanding doctor. Dr. Chi is also a great listener.

cj May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

John Baron May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Hulst

Diane NV May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Guyette

Dr Bruckner was understanding of my wishes and goals, he explained every detail of the surgery and recovery. I’m very confident with the surgery and know I’m in the best hands

Kurt Reiswig May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bruckner

Anna May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Robon

He is a excellent doctor thank so much for operating.

Sinan May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Trumble

He really takes time to explain everything. I didn’t feel rushed. He answered all my questions.

Vicki May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Bruckner

The best

Jon Schroeder May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Nathe

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Marshall

Altho Swedish Issaquah does not offer prone position breast radiation, in every other way I found Dr Spiegel to be up to date in treatment options and willing to discuss all my questions.

Katherine S Yost May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Spiegel

Good Doctor, listens to the patient, very thorough, personable, and very knowledgeable.

GCL May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Lohse

Dr Bruckner has understood that my hip surgery recovery has been anything but normal, and adapted my recovery plan accordingly during the past year. This has been much appreciated.

Laura Altschul May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Bruckner

Tamera M. May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

He is very professional and thorough and I don’t feel rushed through my appts.

Sara May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

Dr. Bruckner is warm, positive, and to the point. He answered my questions fully and, to my doubtful one, convincingly. Wonderful first visit, and am confident of this path

Pat May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Bruckner

Dr Bruckner and his staff are always a pleasure to see. They show genuine concern for my well being and I never leave without knowing exactly where I am in the process.

Sonny Robbins May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Bruckner

Dr. Trumble and his crew are excellent. It's clear they genuinely care about solving your issues. They also do everything in-house, so there's no need to drive around for x-rays, scans, etc. I highly recommend him.

James Mallory May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Trumble

Great doctor, excellent bedside manners and communicator

David May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Pan

The doctor was nice and friendly he took his time to understand my broken english.

Woinshet May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Nathe

He was very easy to communicate with. Explained very well what is happening to me. I liked his calm manner

May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Brandes

AWESOME! Takes his time and explains everything in detail.

Lena May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Boone

Very likely to recommend Dr. Lohse, experience was great. Looking forward to the treatment and getting pain free!Thank you.

Don Korsmo May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Lohse

He’s a great listener, he takes my concerns into account, and acts accordingly. Very professional.

May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

Very knowledgeable. Explains findings/diagnosis and treatment options in detail including potential benefits and possible risks. The extra time taken in doing so inspires confidence and appreciation when one must faces a difficult situation.

DeanToone May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

Steve and Wendy May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Lambe

S.L May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Hall

May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Komenda

Patricia Carlisle Domine Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Bruckner

Marie Sorell Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Hulst

Location

Swedish Medical Center - Issaquah Campus

751 NE Blakely Dr, Issaquah, WA 98029