MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital

73%

Patients that would definitely recommend
3% higher than the national average


MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital is a medical facility located in Tacoma, WA. This hospital has been recognized for Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

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

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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71%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% higher than the national average

73%

Would definitely recommend
3% higher than the national average

MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%77%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%61%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%87%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%51%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%61%66%

MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%55%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I have been in 8 times now and Dr. Mandiga has made me feel so comfortable during my injections. The whole staff is wonderful to work with. I highly recommend Dr. Mandiga to anyone who needs any kind of eye care.

Dave Davies Jun 19 2021

Review for Dr. Mandiga

I felt comfortable and secure in the fact that he is highly qualified to do the procedure that I going to have done.

Jun 19 2021

Review for Dr. Moore

Has been my G.P. for years. knowledgable, talented. Listens and explains well in layman's terms.

Jun 19 2021

Review for Dr. Leverett

I have had a very successful experience with Dr Moore and staff. 2 successful surgeries. He's always listened to any questions. Very caring to all my needs

Cheryle Burton Jun 16 2021

Review for Dr. Moore

She was very friendly, helpful, and worked with my insurance, I would definitely recommend her. Hopefully in the future they have more options with new clients and more health insurances. Thanks

Rosita Jun 15 2021

Review for Dr. Smith

Location

MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital

315 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Tacoma, WA 98405

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