Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital

76%

Patients that would definitely recommend
6% higher 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

4 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
  • Hip fracture following surgery
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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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79%

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

76%

Would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%92%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%88%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%80%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%92%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%63%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%88%66%

Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%70%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%74%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Great Dr! Very knowledgeable! Highly recommend. Thank you!

Jan 31 2020

Review for Dr. Mullinax

Its been great every one is so nice answers all my questions and so much more if had questions called and got them answered right away I have no more back pain I would and have recommended Dr. Thapar and how wonderful the hospital was.

Jan 25 2020

Review for Dr. Thapar

The care I have received from Dr. Thapar and his team was phenomenal. I have not felt this good in years.

Dec 28 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

I am very impressed and very pleased with this wonderful experience with the staff and all of the staff

Dec 24 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Exceptional care.

Dec 06 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Dr Luetmer is an excellent doctor and a really nice person. He's very professional but at the same time, very down to earth. When I started having heart problems he knew just what to do for me.

Patricia Snyder in SCHOFIELD, WI - Dec 05 2019

Review for Dr. Luetmer

Results of the surgery have been positive, I am very appreciative of the time that was given to explain and answer my questions. Everyone I had contact with during the whole experience was extremely helpful and demonstrated superior customer service.

Nov 06 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Th e procedure was great. My back pain is very much reduced, and I am walking better.

Oct 26 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Everything went much better then expected. Excellent staff, Wonderful doctor. Would not go any place else for care or surgery. .

Oct 25 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Terry Thirion Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Hoffmann

Great patient/staff communication. Very thorough communication on office visits. Impressed with these caring people for my over all health.

Sep 03 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Everything was great with my surgery

Aug 22 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Excellent, compassionate, dedicated both Dr. Thapar, Jolene and Katie. Thank you.

Aug 01 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Seems competent and seemed to cover everything, but has has a bit of arrogance and snarkiness to his personality that I did not like.

swestey@live.com Jul 18 2019

Review for Dr. Marren

Over all surgery and care great, very impressed with care.

B. Stevenson Jun 29 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

They saved my life.theyre all excellent and polite here i cant say enough good things about them .

D.S. Jun 20 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Everything has gone great regarding the surgery.

Greg Daniels Jun 09 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

The surgery with Dr. Thapar was the best decision I have ever made. Outstanding care with amazing results. I am completely pain free and back to a wonderful life thanks to Dr. Thapar, his staff, and staff at Oakleaf Hospital.

Nina Leitza Jun 07 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Dr. Thapar was very thorough and a good listener. I would highly recommend him.

May 13 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

The Doctor is wonderful. It has been a positive experience. .

May 06 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Apr 11 2019

Review for Dr. Kim

Apr 11 2019

Review for Dr. Kim

Wonderful experience st one of the worst times of my life . A beacon of hope.

Apr 01 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Mar 28 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Good people. Procedure went fine. Absolutely no problems since no pain as well.

Mar 18 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

Feb 16 2019

Review for Dr. Luetmer

Dr Thapar, Jolene, and Katie have all been fantastic and amazing!

Sam S Feb 13 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

The surgery was excellent, my movement came back almost immediately. Thank you so much!

G.J. Feb 08 2019

Review for Dr. Thapar

I have seen Dr Sudbury for several years and am very satisfied. He takes the time to talk to me, and discuss decisions.

WI - Jan 29 2019

Review for Dr. Sudbury

Kathleek Kau in Manitowish Waters , WI - Jan 20 2019

Review for Dr. Hoffmann

Dr. Thapar and his staff were very informative and easy to talk to. I had no reservations about the procedure and the after care was very good.

Mike s. Dec 23 2018

Review for Dr. Thapar

Very good experience all things considered.

R.M.S. Dec 08 2018

Review for Dr. Thapar

Great results to this point, we are very grateful to your team.

T.J.S. Oct 10 2018

Review for Dr. Thapar

Thank you Dr. Thapar!

George Hayden Sep 15 2018

Review for Dr. Thapar

This was the best experience with the most professional care. Highly recommend.

Mary Galbreath in Altoona, WI - Jul 24 2018

Review for Dr. Thapar

Very clean and proffesional. Top notch attention and advice.

A. Watts in Altoona, WI - Jul 14 2018

Review for Dr. Thapar

Dr. Gavrilla has a very nice bedside manner and was very thorough. He has my trust and confidence.

Sarah in WI - Jul 12 2018

Review for Dr. Gavrila

May 11 2018

Review for Dr. Furda

Good job.

M.T. in Altoona, WI - Apr 28 2018

Review for Dr. Thapar

The entire staff far exceeded my expectations for level of care.

Kris Karaba in Altoona, WI - Apr 25 2018

Review for Dr. Thapar

SSSchroeder Jan 03 2018

Review for Dr. Furda

Don in Stevens Point, WI - Dec 13 2017

Review for Dr. Logemann

Tomahawk, WI - Dec 02 2017

Review for Dr. Sudbury

I just wanted to thank Dr. Thapar and his staff for giving me my life back. I had surgery last Friday and the pain is gone and I can already tell it will not be long when I will be able to return to a normal life style. Thank you so much!

T.B. in Altoona, WI - Nov 11 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

Very good surgeon! Very personable and explains everything in detail. Very thorough.

Robb Paulson in Altoona, WI - Oct 24 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

A very professional team. They answered all our questions and explained things to us. They showed concern to us as we were asking questions.

Michael Myers in Altoona, WI - Oct 23 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

You have a great doctor and I have had excellent results from his surgeries. He is a great listener. I recommend him to everyone and 8 people have gone to him. Staff was great.

R.L.P. in Altoona, WI - Oct 19 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

Western Wisconsin is very fortunate to have such an incredibly talented and compassionate surgeon available to us.

Bruce M. in Altoona, WI - Oct 18 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

i am beyond blessed to have this medical team.

Keven ridgway in Altoona, WI - Oct 11 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

Dr. Thapar and his team were wonderful. They were very friendly and courteous. My family was very impressed with them. Thank you.

M.K. in Altoona, WI - Oct 08 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

Very arrogant and not very knowledgeable. Wasted too much time with this cardiologist before moving on to someone that could actually help.

Wausau, WI - Sep 09 2017

Review for Dr. Luetmer

Dr Raduege delivered my baby in 1988 in Woodruff, WI. There were unexpected breathing complications & Ashlee had to be delivered with forceps. Dr Raduege stayed calm & the nurses were excellent! My daughter is now a beautiful woman who is an RN. Thank you Dr Raduege!

Judi Psenicka in Wisconsin - Sep 07 2017

Review for Dr. Raduege

Outstanding care.

Randy bjork in Altoona, WI - Aug 24 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

T.A. in Altoona, WI - Aug 17 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

Everyone was great. Felt they were very good at their job and cared. I do not think there was anything they could have done better.

K.B. in Altoona, WI - Aug 17 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

I could not be Happier with My experience . All the staff are wonderful. My DR. is WORLD CLASS I am very lucky to have him.

Robert C Mathews in Altoona, WI - Jun 17 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

I can not express how grateful i am to the staff here.

Carrie366 in Altoona, WI - May 26 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

We are so fortunate to have Dr. Samundsen here. He is a very compassionate doctor and I recommend him to others often. He has treated all of my family from age 6 up to age 81.

Tomahawk, WI - Apr 27 2017

Review for Dr. Samundsen

Rhonda Kracht in Manitowoc, WI - Apr 26 2017

Review for Dr. Samundsen

Rene08035 in Altoona, WI - Jan 09 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

Donna973 in Altoona, WI - Jan 05 2017

Review for Dr. Thapar

Outstanding Dr. goes above and beyond for me.

Brenda Damrow in Wausau, WI - Jan 05 2017

Review for Dr. Logemann

Rex R in Phelps, WI - Jan 04 2017

Review for Dr. Furda

Really pleased with the quick and confident diagnosis and results of surgery.

Dennis15 in Altoona, WI - Dec 17 2016

Review for Dr. Thapar

Horrible interactions with my family. Very nonempathetic or even available for discussion. I would never recommend him. He has poor relations with his staff and does not feel he owes much respect to the people he encounters.

Appleton, WI - Nov 08 2016

Review for Dr. Logemann

Dr. Thapar is very easy to understand and explains everything extremly well.

Jordyn329 in Altoona, WI - Oct 06 2016

Review for Dr. Thapar

My husband is alive and enjoying life because of Dr. Luetmer. He explained pros and cons of the procedure . I have total confidence in him. I would highly recommend him.

Lillian Novak in Deerbrook WI - Aug 06 2016

Review for Dr. Luetmer

Excellent eye to eye of my condition, verbiage description, concerns, professional advice, excellent questions answered, totally knowledgeable and advisable. I may add the same is acknowledged for his Nurses staff or whom ever I talk to on his behalf! Gods blessings as ever. Andy Z

Leander "Andy" Zastrow in Tomahawk, WI - Jul 27 2016

Review for Dr. Furda

very down to earth, but also extremely knowledgable and explains in terms that you can totally understand. Felt I was in very good hands during my surgery.

D B in Pepin, WI - Jul 19 2016

Review for Dr. Thapar

excellent skills and also patient bedside manner sometimes longer wait time for scheduled appointment due to business of clinic

Frances in Wheeler, WI - May 13 2016

Review for Dr. Thapar

Tricia Puleo in Arbor Vitae, WI - Apr 29 2016

Review for Dr. Dyreby

Jessica H in Amherst Junction, WI - Apr 26 2016

Review for Dr. Kim

Great job TY !

Troy5032 in Altoona, WI - Apr 19 2016

Review for Dr. Thapar

Anna in Altoona, WI - Mar 11 2016

Review for Dr. Thapar

Excellent care. Thank you!

Jesse9083 in Altoona, WI - Feb 12 2016

Review for Dr. Thapar

Dr. Dyreby is an excellent surgeon. His bedside manner is great and his surgical skills are excellent. Answered all of my questions without hesitation.

Patient in Rhinelander, WI - Feb 01 2016

Review for Dr. Dyreby

very caring and wanting to assist to get back to a normal life.

Darla871 in Altoona, WI - Jan 28 2016

Review for Dr. Thapar

As a new patient I've only met Dr Hoffman once. I felt very comfortable with him, and feel he would be the cardiologist I can trust to give me the best care possible.

Ralph Workman in Ontonagon, Mi - Jan 12 2016

Review for Dr. Hoffmann

Gordon in Glen Flora, WI - Jan 08 2016

Review for Dr. Thapar

I would recommend Dr. Dyreby for any ortho issues. He is an incredible surgeon and has a great bedside manner.

Brantwood, WI - Jan 08 2016

Review for Dr. Dyreby

He has seen me through three pacemakers. Now I'm totally Hi-Tec with my new one. I have been friends with him for a long time, and trust him 100%.

Roger L. in Rhinelander, WI - Jan 04 2016

Review for Dr. Luetmer

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Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital

401 W Mohawk Dr, Tomahawk, WI 54487

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