6 hospitals in Pennsylvania with top nurse-patient communication scores

November 10, 2016 | Print |

The following hospitals in Pennsylvania received top marks on patients' HCAHPS surveys in the category of nurse communication.

At least 91 percent of patients at these six hospitals responded on their surveys that nurses always communicated well. In Pennsylvania, the average is 80 percent, the same as the national average.

Sign up for our FREE E-Weekly for more coverage like this sent to your inbox!

The figures are from CMS' Hospital Compare website and represent HCAHPS scores collected from January 2015 through December 2015.

Note: Hospitals with fewer than 100 completed surveys were excluded from consideration for this list.

1. Advanced Surgical Hospital (Washington) — 97 percent

2. Physician's Care Surgical Hospital (Royersford) — 96 percent

3. WellSpan Surgery and Rehabilitation Hospital (York) — 95 percent

4. Surgical Institute of Reading (Wyomissing) — 94 percent

5. OSS Orthopaedic Hospital (York) — 93 percent

6. Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital (Bensalem) — 91 percent

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2017. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.

To receive the latest hospital and health system business and legal news and analysis from Becker's Hospital Review, sign-up for the free Becker's Hospital Review E-weekly by clicking here.