Baystate Medical Center

Badge: nationally ranked Nationally Ranked Hospital

Ranked #3 in Massachusetts

Recognized in Central & Western Massachusetts

Recognized in Springfield, MA metro area

Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA is ranked nationally in 3 adult and 1 pediatric specialties. It was also high-performing in 9 adult specialties, as shown below. It scored high in patient safety, demonstrating commitment to reducing accidents and medical mistakes. Baystate Medical Center is a 659-bed general medical and surgical facility with 32,716 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 9,799 annual inpatient and 20,326 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 105,962 visits. Baystate Medical Center is a teaching hospital.

U.S. News included the following facilities in evaluating Baystate Medical Center:

Baystate Children's Hospital in pediatrics.

Adult Specialties

This hospital was among 147 facilities—roughly 3 percent of the 4,806 analyzed for the latest Best Hospitals rankings—to be ranked in even one of the 16 specialties.

See adult ranking details

Pediatric Specialties

This hospital was one of 87 facilities that made the rankings in at least one of the 10 specialties analyzed for the 2013-14 Best Children's Hospitals.

Nationally Ranked

Patient Satisfaction

Under a federal program, most U.S. hospitals now sample recently discharged patients and ask them about their stay. In a year's worth of surveys, here's how this hospital's patients responded to a key question, along with averages within the state and nationally.

Average

Whether patients would recommend the hospital to friends and family:

Definitely
74%
State Average
74%
National Average
71%
Probably or definitely not
4%
State Average
5%
National Average
5%

See complete patient satisfaction survey results

Details

For more about this hospital, see hospital details. The information shown is provided by the American Hospital Association, which compiles data on all U.S. hospitals through an annual survey and from other sources. Hospital ownership, number of doctors and nurses, volume of births and ER visits, and available services such as sports medicine are just a few examples of data collected by the AHA. Find out more at www.ahadata.com.

See complete hospital details (provided by AHA)

Affiliated Hospitals or Services

Location & Contact Information

Baystate Medical Center

759 Chestnut Street

Springfield, MA 01199-0001

(413) 794–0000

www.baystatehealth.org


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