I had an ultrasound done here and they told me nothing was wrong, a week later I went to another hospital for another doctor and they showed me everything in an ultrasound that Oswego "missed" and now... more I am set for surgery at the other hospital. I am so thankful I went for a second opinion. If i'm not bleeding out I will make the drive to Syracuse if I need to get ANYTHING done!
Horrible, lied to by everyone there on everything. I'm gonna get a 2nd opinion on my gall bladder needing surgery. The ER doctor seemed to know or care less about the issue than I did.
These... more people are cheap ass bastards they promise you a meal after going through a battery of fasting tests. I had to refuse to sign out to get a cheap $1 tv dinner, and they claimed they didn't even have a piece of bread. Claiming to be a poor hospital with limited resources.
Never again will I step into Oswego hospital for as long as I live. Next time and for now on it's only gonna be St Joe's in Syracuse where they
don't starve you, and where they care about you as a patient not a # or wrist band ID.
Oswego hospital is poison, stay clear at all costs. Don't believe me see yourself and see why I'd rate them a -1 if I could!!
My Mother's had 2 trips here within the month.
The first vist was EXTREMELY LONG (not to do to the OH)- 9+ hrs. Everone from the ambulance to the nurse's did a nice job of taking care of her until... more they transferred her to Crouse Hospital.
Now the 2nd time...the wait in the ER again was EXTREMELY LONG (8+ hrs. to be admitted to an ICU Room) wait. The ER staff was very kind until she was admitted (Especially the Respiratory team who intubated her- they were exceptional!)
The ICU help again was very kind & caring during her overnight stay. I, unfortunately, was not thrilled with the ICU DR we had in the morning. She seemed to contridict herself a lot and I was told a test was to be ordered-up and then we would decide if maybe it was best to send her to Crouse Hospital ICU again...less than 5 mins later, without tests or warning, I was told she was being trasfered. Period. This is just my opinion, but I was not very happy the way this Dr handled our case- we had a plan that we had been following thru 3+ Dr's (&f know plans change all the time, esp in medicine) and "poof"...your leaving within the next hr now-tell the rest of your immediate family at 6:30am!
Thank you for reading this long text.
The take away from me: most of the support staff are very nice and caring!
I guess I'll leave at that & let you come to your own conclusions.
Rate of readmission after discharge from hospital (hospital-wide)
Rate - 16.9% (0.9% above the national rate)
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