High Cost Providence Hospital Waco TX (Complication Rates) & Reviews

PC Admin

PC Admin

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Dedicated resource for Providence Hospital located in 6901 MEDICAL PARKWAY - Waco, TX. Contains reports of complications, death rates etc. Reviews and real experiences of patients and their loved ones are invited. The treatment and medical care statistics listed below are updated and synced twice a year as per the 'Medicare Database' via an API.
 
Provider ID
450042
Address
6901 MEDICAL PARKWAY
City
WACO
State
TX
ZIP Code
76712
County
MC LENNAN
Phone Number
2547514000
Hospital Type
Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Ownership
Voluntary non-profit - Private
Emergency Department Volume
very high
Patients who left the emergency department before being seen (%)
0%
Median Time to ECG for heart attack/chest pain in Emergency dept
Not Available
Avg time patients spent in Emergency dept before inpatient admission
302 minutes
Overall Hospital Rating
4.00 star(s)
Cleanliness Star Rating
3.00 star(s)
Doctor Communication Star Rating
3.00 star(s)
Nurse Communication Star Rating
3.00 star(s)
Patients who reported that they ALWAYS received help as soon as they wanted (%)
69%
Patients who were unhappy with treatment
6%
Avg Death Rate For Heart Attack Patients (%)
12%
Death Rate For Heart Attack Patients National Comparison
Somewhat better than National Rate
Avg Death Rate For Heart Failure Patients (%)
13.9%
Death Rate For Heart Failure Patients Comparison
Worse than the National Rate
Avg Death Rate For CABG Surgery Patients (%)
2.7%
Death Rate For CABG Surgery Patients Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Avg Death Rate For Stroke Patients (%)
14.9%
Death Rate For Stroke Patients Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Avg Death Rate For COPD Patients (%)
9%
Death Rate For COPD Patients National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Avg Death Rate For Pneumonia Patients (%)
18.7%
Death Rate For Pneumonia Patients Comparison
Worse than the National Rate
Avg Complication Rate For Hip/Knee Replacement Patients (%)
3.6%
Complication Rate for Hip/Knee Replacement National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Postoperative Respiratory Failure Rate Per 1000 Persons
7.17
Postoperative Respiratory Failure Rate National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Postoperative Acute Kidney Injury Requiring Dialysis National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Serious Blood Clots After Surgery Per 1000 Persons
6.11
Serious Blood Clots After Surgery National Comparison
Significantly worse than the National Rate
Blood Stream Infection After Surgery Per 1000 Persons
7.88
Blood Stream Infection After Surgery National Comparison
Significantly worse than the National Rate
Split Wound After Surgery on The Abdomen or Pelvis Per 1000 Persons
0.81
Split Wound After Surgery on The Abdomen or Pelvis National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Accidental Cuts and Tears From Medical Treatment Per 1000 Persons
1.32
Accidental Cuts and Tears From Medical Treatment National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Bedsores or Pressure Ulcers Per 1000 Persons
0.51
Bedsores or Pressure Ulcers Rate National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Deaths Among Patients With Serious Treatable Complications After Surgery Per 1000 persons
149.24
Deaths Among Patients With Serious Treatable Complications After Surgery Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Collapsed Lung Due To Medical Treatment Per 1000 Persons
0.39
Collapsed Lung Due To Medical Treatment National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Perioperative Hemorrhage or Hematoma Rate Per 1000 Persons
2.79
Perioperative Hemorrhage or Hematoma Rate National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Surgical Site Infections With Colon Surgery National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Hospital Acquired Central Line Blood Infection Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Rate of Unplanned Hospital Visits After Colonoscopy National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Heart Attack 30-Day Readmission Rate National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Heart Failure 30-Day Readmission Rate National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Rate of Readmission For Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Rate of Readmission For Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Pneumonia 30-Day Readmission Rate National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Rate of Readmission After Hip/Knee Replacement National Comparison
No Different than the National Rate
Overall Unplanned Readmission Rate
Significantly better than the National Rate
Average Cost For Heart Attack Patients Comparison
No Different than the National Average
Average Cost For Heart Failure Patients Comparison
No Different than the National Average
Average Cost For Hip/Knee Replacement Comparison
No Different than the National Average
Average Cost For Pneumonia Patients Comparison
Significantly greater than the National Average
Aubre1966

Aubre1966

New Member
Of late, my boyfriend and I have been visiting this hospital for different reasons; either as a patient or acting as a support to our loved ones who were admitted here. The one thing that we have noticed is that the staff is very friendly and helpful, especially the team on the 4th floor. The nursing staff provide exceptional care and make it a point to ensure that we are never disappointed with the care that we would get. The ER is also good. They do their work very professionally, and we have never faced any issues here.

Feel happy that we have such an excellent hospital in our neighborhood. I highly recommend this place.

Thank you.
 
M

marcellus

New Member
This hospital has acted as our go-to hospital for joint replacement. My wife had her bilateral knee and hip replaced, and I had my left knee replaced. The surgeons and the staff have treated us very well. They gave proper respect to two 70-year-olds. We are happy with the way the team went about the joint replacements, and this does show their competence. Thank you, everyone. We appreciate the love and affection that you folks showered on us
 
Ryann

Ryann

New Member
The doctors and the nurses who run this hospital are outstanding. The nurses are caring, courteous, jovial, very professional, and highly knowledgeable. The doctors are one notch above. They were very friendly and kept us updated. They also did not hesitate to answer any question, even stupid ones. And oh!!! They explained these with a smile, a genuine smile
 
Maryann2

Maryann2

New Member
I am not sure if the people who are saying positive things about Providence have visited the same one as I have because my experience is entirely opposite to what people on this forum as well as other forums have experienced. I have been to ER thrice in four weeks, and each time I got BS care. The doctors were rude, the nurses acted as if I was a disgrace on planet Earth, the front desk was not friendly, and the care was shitty. They ended up misdiagnosing me twice. Would never visit this place again….
 
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