NORTHSIDE MEDICAL CENTER

Acute Care Hospital in Columbus, GA 31909

NORTHSIDE MEDICAL CENTER PROFILE

Northside Medical Center is an acute care hospital located in Columbus, GA 31909 that serves the Muscogee county area. This facility is a proprietary hospital with NO emergency services.

NORTHSIDE MEDICAL CENTER

100 Frist Court
Columbus, GA 31909
Phone: (706) 494-2100
Website

Patient Survey Summary Rating Callout TooltipSummary Star Rating
The summary star rating combines data from different aspects of the patient’s experience of care to make hospital comparison easier.

Excellent

ABOUT THIS PROVIDER

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals Callout TooltipWhat's an acute care hospital?
An acute care hospital provides inpatient medical care, services related for surgery and medical services for short-term illnesses, acute medical conditions or injuries.

Hospital Owner: Proprietary

Electronic Lab Results: Yes Callout TooltipAble to receive lab results electronically
The provider has the ability of receiving laboratory results through a certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) system as discrete searchable data.

Electronically Track Patients Visits: Yes Callout TooltipAble to track patients’ lab results, tests, and referrals electronically between visits
The provider is capable of tracking lab tests, diagnostic studies, or patient referrals through a certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.

Outpatient Safe Surgery Checklist: Yes Callout TooltipSafe surgery checklist use (outpatient)
This hospital follows a safe surgery checklist based on accepted standards of practice. Safe surgery checklists include three critical perioperative periods: 1) The period before the administration of anesthesia; 2) The period before surgical skin incision; and 3) The period of closure of incision and before the patient leaving the operating room for outpatient surgical procedures.

Inpatient Safe Surgery Checklist: Yes Callout TooltipSafe surgery checklist use (inpatient)
This hospital follows a safe surgery checklist based on accepted standards of practice. Safe surgery checklists include three critical perioperative periods: 1) The period before the administration of anesthesia; 2) The period before surgical skin incision; and 3) The period of closure of incision and before the patient leaving the operating room for inpatient surgical procedures.


Emergency Services: No Callout TooltipEmergency Department
This hospital DOESN'T provide emergency services.

PATIENT EXPERIENCE SUMMARY

The hospital patient survey at Northside Medical Center is administered to a random sample of adult inpatients after discharge. The following are the results of some the survey’s five-star quality ratings.

Doctor Communication: Excellent

Quiet Rooms: Excellent

Cleanliness: Good

Pain Management: Excellent

Discharge Information: Excellent

Patients Recommend this Hospital: Excellent

EMERGENCY ROOM WAIT TIMES

These performance measures at Northside Medical Center show how rapidly emergency departments give recommended treatments known to get the best results for patients with certain common conditions. This information could help patients compare which hospitals provide the right care at the right time.

ER Wait Time: Not Available before being seen by a doctor.

Discharge Time: Not Available before being sent home.

Time Before Admission: Not Available before being admitted to hospital.

Transfer Time: Not Available admitted before being taken to room.

Broken Bones: Not Available before receiving pain meds.

HOSPITAL HIGHLIGHTS

We have identified the following individual quality measures where Northside Medical Center has better average ratings than other hospitals in Georgia or where the hospital is performing better compared to national averages or benchmarks.

MAP LOCATION

Northside Medical Center address is 100 Frist Court Columbus, GA 31909 Get Directions

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