Skagit Valley Hospital

66%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% 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

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
  • 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).

Learn more about patient experience
65%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% lower than the national average

66%

Would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Skagit Valley Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%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%60%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%48%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%64%66%

Skagit Valley Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%51%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%76%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Second opinion on a foot problem after miserable visit with another practice. Dr. Bruce listened, examined and gave opinions and options in a pleasant, easily understandable way. A first class experience.

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Bruce

Dr. Guanzon is an excellent doctor. He takes the time he needs to provide care. He understands patient needs, shows empathy, and deals with complex issues. I highly recommend Dr. Guanzon, as does my daughter.

J. Kristofzski Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Guanzon

I have been a patient of Dr. Pforte for 15 years. I have always found him professional, knowledgeable, and sense a deep concern for the welfare of his patients. Bill Manatt, 78

William Manatt Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Pforte

I trust dr Cevatello as my primary care physician His explanations of conditions, treatments and my health give me comfort.

Howard W Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Cevetello

You've got Dr. O'Kinsella listed as Female. He's male.

Aug 10 2020

Review for Dr. O'Kinsella

She was very pleasant, professional and listened to me.

Felisa Helgeson Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Pea

I will miss him very much. I think I've been seeing him for nearly 20 years.

Linda S Burns Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Dahl

Very impressed with Mark Litton. Went to new doctor orientation and he went over details of my care. I feel re-assured.

Douglas Edwards Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Litton

Excellent appraisal of my condition. Very knowledgeable and thorough. Took time give detailed explanation.

Darell West Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Parmar

Doctor Robertson is on top of everything. She has been my Dr for 17 yrs. She has delivered 3 of my children. I have MS and she has been my doctor since the very beginning of it.

Cristina Urrea Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Robertson

Collie Martin Aug 02 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

Patti took the time to listen to my concerns and actually take action where other doctors have just been dismissive. I enjoyed my visit and look forward to working with her on my health issues.

Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Brettell

Pleasant, took time to listen, referred me to specialists to get second opinions. These doctor and all the staff members are the best!

Laurie Cartmill Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Dew

I am constantly impressed by how caring Dr. Hadjinian is. She listens to patient concerns and explains procedures very well. I trust her completely.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Hadjinian

This guy is everything every doctor should try to be. Friendly and personable, knowledgeable, and above all a highly skilled surgeon.

Jim P Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Langei

All of the staff are very friendly and helpful. The doctor is knowledgeable, kind and informative not to mention a consummate professional. His work is absolutely top notch!

Konrad Lau Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

Dr. Arisco covered info on my meds, side effects and long term use. She also discussed other symptoms. It was a very thorough appointment.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Arisco

Always well taken care of !!

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Escobar

Dr. Brettell is both caring and well informed.

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Brettell

I was well pleased, his manners were friendly and his attention to detail regarding my problems and their resolution was thorough giving me great comfort in attaining health goals and ongoing maintenance routines. Really thorough!

Jonathan Berry Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Parmar

Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Wilson

It was a great visit I thought the doctor was very confident and I was very impressed with the surgery he did on my toe I can’t say enough good things it was a great visit

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Bruce

Lisa Kennaugh Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Struck

Dr. Jhaveri is an attentive and knowledgeable physician with great bedside manners.

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Jhaveri

All very polite and helpful.

Carole MLarsen Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Arisco

Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Brettell

Dr. Dang is fast, efficient, and cares for his patients. I would not trust anyone else for my upper extremity issues!

Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Dang

I see Dr. Stewart regularly for cardiac checkups. I have seen him for approximately 10 years. I find him to be a consummate physician who is always familiar with tests he has ordered and well prepared for our encounter.

Robert Rosenfeld Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Stewart

First time visit with Dr. Bruce and his staff...very impressive!! Professional, friendly, listened carefully, explained fully, and...no pain!!

Ron Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bruce

It can be frightening to be diagnosed with any kind of heart issue, but Dr Hanna helps you understand the problem, while helping you feel secure in the knowledge and procedures Needed to correct/resolve the issue.

Jo Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Hanna

Patrick McGhee Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Arisco

Considerate, compassion, knowledge...takes time to discuss issues.

Mari S Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Pea

He's like talking with a really good friend...he honestly cares.

Anthony Bunyan Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Ullom

Dr. Picco is a great Orthepedic Surgeon. He truly cares about his patients and their thoughts. I would highly recommended Dr. Picco to any one.

Sheila Herzog Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Picco

Excellent, friendly care. Very clear and knowledgeable. Have seen her twice in urgent care.

John Lindsay Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Repplier

We had no appointment scheduled but a fast growing tumor under the eye needed to be checked on, we called and they took us in the very same day, surgery was done and a biopsy sent to the lab. We are so pleased they took time for us.

Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Wilson

GREAT !!

Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Santos

Dr. Wilson took care of many of my skin problems in a skillful and professional manner. My thanks to him and his staff.

William Wilson Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Wilson

She listened , gave options ,explained everything in laymans terms.

Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Santos

Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Dean

Jesus Camacho, Ed.D. Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

Renee W Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Dew

Dr. Cevetello was very thorough, informative, and competent in my first visit with him, inspired confidence in him as my new doctor for ongoing care. He was very patient, intuitive with my needs, and very clear in addressing my health care matters.

Ed K Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Cevetello

Jess Camacho, Ed.D. Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Picco

Dr Williamson is a wonderful caring Dr. Makes you feel at ease HE LISTENS TO YOU! He offers different procedures, exercises to deal with the particular problems and pain issues. If surgery is required he is bar none one of the finest orthopedic surgeons out there.

Beryl S Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

Dr. Wilson is a very professional and has great bedside manner. I was made to feel very comfortable on my annual visit. All questions were answered and he asked great questions.

Mike E. Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Wilson

Very kind and through

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Hadjinian

Kim W Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Ang

I give doctor u l l o m a 17 star review cuz his service and ability is amazing thank you Drullom my foot feels great! Thank you so much

Tracy Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Ullom

This was my third orthopedic and finally found a doctor that listened and came up with a plan to get my life back on track.

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

I was in with a variety of symptoms. He was very thorough and organized. Kind and attentive.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Hanna

great, sorry to see him go !

Sue West Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Dahl

Dr. Struck has helped me very much. He is kind and understanding, listens to what I have to say and address' the problem. He is an asset to our small community. He need doctor like him around our area.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Struck

Love my Dr. and friend.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Guanzon

Dr. Brettell was as always, kind, insightful and very knowledgeable. I have trusted her for years with our developmentally disabled daughter and her epilepsy. Thank you Dr. Brettell for helping to keeping her seizure free. We will miss you.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Brettell

I have low expectations with surgeons of any sort. The first I met with in the office was... Well, not someone I want using a scalpel near me. Dang was great!

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Dang

Dr Bal is kind, gentle, intelligent, and treats menu a holistic manner.

Theda Bordner Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Bal

I’ve been a patient of Dr. Nair for almost a year now. She is very pleasant & gives good suggestions. I went back to meet her today as well and she was very kind. I am happy having her as my GP.

S R Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Nair

John Gonzales Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Carlson

The embodiment of a nearly perfect Doctor. He's Patient, listens very carefully, and often calls me after his office is closed, just to check on how I'm doing. My issues are complex, and he's been working very hard to fix whatever is going on. Top Notch!

Bern Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Wilson

I've been visiting Dr. Guonzon for many years, and totally trust his opion and decisions. He is a very friendly and cordial individual.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Guanzon

She is terrific. Very knowledgeable and informed, personable and spends plenty of time explaining and discussing. A+ rating for sure.

Jim Swift Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Brettell

Well prepared for my procedure. Answered my questions thoroughly.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Wilson

Dr Jafari is the best — kind, smart, patient, straightforward, thorough, everything you want a physician to be.

Hematology patient Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Jafari

Extremely professional and pleasant intake. Feel confident.

Don Glickman Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Paliwal

Had a foot surgery. Dr Bruce is great. Personal friendly professional. Always willing to help and go the extra mile

Keith Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Bruce

He was very thorough & answered all questions. I hope he can be my doctor.

Dan Schaller Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Litton

A knowledgeable doctor that I have gone to see for the last ten years or so and I could not be more happy to have him as a primary care doctor!

Richard Sentner Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Jacobsen

She is a great doctor with lots of compassion and care. Always follows up in a timely matter and gives you options on your treatments

V hamilton Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bal

Kim D Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. O'Kinsella

It went well as always. He is kind caring and knowledgeable.

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Litton

As always, everything about my scheduled visit was great. All of the staff and personal are friendly and professional. Dr Williamson is absolutely the best. He will take all the time needed to make you comfortable and informed. High praises to all.

Chuck Silva Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

Dale Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Briseno

Very professional experienced and takes time to understand.

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Guanzon

I am very happy that Dr. Pea was highly recommended to me by a friend. I think she is an excellent doctor as well as a caring, personable person. I am very satisfied.

Paddy Sarvis Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Pea

Cut my thumb. Four stitches were put in with painless care. Care was provided quickly in a friendly environment.

Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Repplier

My visit with Dr. Escobar via Zoom was excellent. It was fast and easy. Dr. Escobar has been my PCP for many years and he addressed my concerns during visit.

Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Escobar

Wonderful, skilled dermatologist.

Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Wilson

Dr.H ... What can I say. She saved my life.

Rusty Crist Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Hadjinian

Dr. Reese is great. Very caring and compassionate. She listens carefully.

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Reese

Dr Jacobson and I have known each other for a good part of ten years. I see him once a year now but we started the my Cancer journey and he always knows who I am when I walk through the door.. Not sure that's a good thing but none the less it's a good visit..

Chris Isaacson Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Jacobsen

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Dahl

Dr. Ullom is knowledgeable and efficient. It is clear that he cares and will show up when you need him most.

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Ullom

Very good at explaining issues, and feel confident when gives me a diagnosis. I enjoy our appointments.

Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Pea

Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Robertson

I have not always been thrilled with Dr. Kim’s bedside manner, however it is important to say that she gets down to business; she knows her medicine and gets to the point. I do firmly believe she cares about me as a patient.

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Kim

Dr Williamson is a caring gentleman as well as an excellent surgeon. He has helped me for several years - a knee replacement plus continuing care on my other knee in order to keep from needing another replacement. He is what all doctors should aspire to be.

S E Smith Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

Treated at urgent care clinic. Good analysis, clear instructions, good followup.

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Carlson

I cannot say enough about the exceptional quality care and expertise, delivered with kindness from Dr. Bruce and his staff. For over six years, I have been grateful to receive the best of care with the best Dr of Podiatry, Dr. Bruce!

Cheri Wilson Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Bruce

She is absolutely the best!! Just really happy I finally found a doctor like her. She’s really attentive and makes u feel genuinely cared about!! Thanks so much Dr. Reese!!

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Reese

Kimberly Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Struck

Dr. Dahl is always thorough, never rushes through your appointment, explains in detail any questions or concerns. I have enjoyed these years of association.

Beverly Comstock Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Dahl

He was great! He gave be good advice and recommended me to another doctor, whom I like.

Ashley Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Richardson

Debbie Youngquist Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Parmar

Dr Kotal is one of the kindest persons I know. He is through and a good listener. I trust his judgment and follows through with his treatment plans. What a great doctor!!!!

Charlene Corbin Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kotal

Caring and compassionate. I am in the most fragile state I've ever been and she showed me respect and compassion. Highly recommend.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Reese

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Skagit Valley Hospital

1415 E Kincaid St, Mount Vernon, WA 98274

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