Waukesha Memorial Hospital


Patients that would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Waukesha Memorial Hospital is a medical facility located in Waukesha, WI. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ and Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™.


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

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

4 ratings were better than expected

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

7 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
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

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


Would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Waukesha Memorial Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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


Communication with nurses

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


Communication about medicines

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


Discharge Information

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


Care Transition

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


Responsiveness of hospital staff

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


Waukesha Memorial Hospital

National Average


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



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



Provider Reviews

Runs behind. We waited well over an hour to be taken back. Then still not seen in a timely fashion.

Jul 23 2021

Review for Dr. Vorperian

The BEST Doctor I've ever gone to! He and is team are caring and compassionate. He has his procedures down to science. I highly recommend him. He is truly Outstanding!!

Bruce Binder Jul 23 2021

Review for Dr. Baltz

Jeri G. Jul 21 2021

Review for Dr. Coppage

I have been going here for about 30 years. Doctor Johnson and the staff are always amazing.

HOLLY h Jul 17 2021

Review for Dr. Johnson

Very nice people and place.

J B. Jul 16 2021

Review for Dr. Manjoney


Waukesha Memorial Hospital

725 American Ave, Waukesha, WI 53188

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