Schuylkill Medical Center - South Jackson Street

420 South Jackson Street, Pottsville, PA, United States   |   5706215000   |  
This facility has been reviewed 21 times
Write a review
About
Staff & Capacity
23%
(21 reviews)

"This hospital is terrible...."

Reviewed 2 months ago
Erica Torres

Is this not the provider you're looking for?


Excellent
0
Good
0
Average
0
Poor
3
Terrible
18
Average:
(reviews: 21)
Sort
Order by

Erica Torres

"This hospital is terrible...."

Reviewed 2 months ago

This hospital is terrible. My first time coming to this hospital to bring my fiancé because he was sick and my first impression when I walked into the emergency room door was the atmosphere of the place.... more

Review details
0  
Kevin M

"Worst hospital in USA...."

Reviewed 8 months ago

Worst hospital in USA. Saw nurse popping pills.

Review details
0  
Nichole Lorah

"Got off of work..."

Reviewed 8 months ago

Got off of work the other night and went rite to the hospital I have a tooth infection that gave me massive head ACH and swollen glans that made my neck hurt bad into my chest also was having stomach n... more

Review details
0  

No ratings yet

Patient Satisfaction Indicators: Coming soon!

How did the nurses communicate?

Nurses "Always" communicated well
N/A
Nurses "Usually" communicated well
N/A
Nurses "Sometimes" or "Never" communicated well
N/A

How did the doctors communicate?

Doctors "Always" communicated well
N/A
Doctors "Usually" communicated well
N/A
Doctors "Sometimes" or "Never" communicated well
N/A

How soon did you receive help when needed?

I "Always" received help when needed
N/A
I "Usually" received help when needed
N/A
I "Sometimes" or "Never" received help when needed
N/A

How was your pain controlled?

My pain was "Always" well controlled
N/A
My pain was "Usually" well controlled
N/A
My pain was "Sometimes" or "Never" well controlled
N/A

How was the explanation about medicines before use?

Staff "Always" explained about medicine before giving to me
N/A
Staff "Usually" explained about medicine before giving to me
N/A
Stagg "Sometimes" or "Never" explained about medicine before giving to me
N/A

How was the cleanliness of your room & bathroom?

My room and bathroom were "Always" clean
N/A
My room and bathroom were "Usually" clean
N/A
My room and bathroom were "Sometimes" or "Never" clean
N/A

How was the area around your room?

The area around my room was "Always" quiet at night
N/A
The area around my room was "Usually" quiet at night
N/A
The area around my room was "Sometimes" or "Never" quiet at night
N/A

Were you given information about what to do during your recovery time at home

Yes
N/A
No
N/A

How would you rate this hospital on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)?

9 or 10
N/A
7 or 8
N/A
6 or less
N/A

Would you recommend this hospital?

Yes I would definitelly recommend this hospital
N/A
Yes I would probably recommend this hospital
N/A
No I would not recommend this hospital
N/A
Timely & Effective Care

Heart Attack or Chest Pain

Statin at Discharge
Rate - 91%
(7% below the national rate)
Aspirin prescribed at discharge
Rate - 92%
(7% below the national rate)
Primary PCI Received Within 90 Minutes of Hospital Arrival
Not Available

Preventive Care

Immunization for pneumonia
Rate - 93%
(1% above the national rate)
Immunization for influenza
Rate - 94%
(4% above the national rate)

Surgical Care Improvement Project

Prophylactic Antibiotic Selection for Surgical Patients
Rate - 92%
(6% below the national rate)

Pregnancy and Delivery Care

Percent of newborns whose deliveries were scheduled early (1-3 weeks early), when a scheduled delivery was not medically necessary
Rate - 6%
(equal to the the national rate)
Readmissions Complications & Death
Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) 30-Day Mortality Rate
Rate - 14.7%
(0.5% below the national rate)
Pneumonia (PN) 30-Day Mortality Rate
Rate - 12.5%
(0.6% above the national rate)
Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI) 30-Day Readmission Rate
Rate - 18.2%
(0.1% below the national rate)
Heart failure (HF) 30-Day Readmission Rate
Rate - 25.8%
(2.8% above the national rate)
Rate of readmission after hip/knee surgery
Rate - 4.9%
(0.5% below the national rate)
Rate of readmission after discharge from hospital (hospital-wide)
Rate - 16.7%
(0.7% above the national rate)
There is no indicators supported for this facility. If your hospital is part of major country or region based indicators that you value, please suggest it to us via our suggestion box in the bottom left corner and we’ll consider it's integration.