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East El Paso Physicians Medical Center Ratings

El Paso, TX 79936
Phone: (915) 598-4240

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Emergency Services: YES

Quality of Care - Infectious Diseases - ER Wait Time - Patient Ratings

Quality of Care - Mortality Rate

How well does East El Paso Physicians Medical Center save lives? 8% better than the national average, based on the overall mortality rate for critical illnesses.
Mortality Rate
Heart Attack15%
Heart Failure10%

Infectious Disease at East El Paso Physicians Medical Center

Drug resistant bacteria are becoming the largest health facing the United States. There are an increasing number of drug resistant bacteria, including: drug resistant bacteria due primarily to unnecessary and mis-applied use among humans and livestock, patients with hospitalizations for relatively minor reasons can suddenly face lifethreatening illness.

While many hospitals are implementing questionable flu vaccinations1 for their employees, many fewer have as rigorous solutions for nosocomial MDR infections.

Infectious DiseaseCases
C. Diff
Sickens more than a half million people each year and has a 17% mortality rate after one year2
Causes life-threatening bloodstream infections, pneumonia and surgical site infections. Mortality rates may be as high as 20%3

Emergency Room Wait Time Ratings

Time until initial exam: 0h 33m

Non-critical cases where patient is discharged have total visit time of 2 hour and 15 minutes

Serious cases where patients are admitted have 3 hour and 47 minutes to be admitted, then an additional 1 hour and 45 minutes delay before leaving to their room.

Patient Ratings

While customer satisfaction surveys don't necessarily reflect the quality of care provided at the hospital, it can identify some areas that are important standards to maintain, such as managing pain and maintaining a sanitary environment.

Overall Rating: AVERAGE
East El Paso Physicians Medical Center 4.7 out of 5 based on 41 ratings. 41 user reviews.

71% of patients rate the hospital excellent

Positive Patient Ratings

Some patients praise:
  • Pain was usually controlled for patients
  • Rooms and facilities are usually clean
  • Rooms were often quiet at night

Negative Patient Ratings

    No consistently negative reviews

    1Questionable efficacy of flu vaccination
    2C Diff Mortality Rate
    3MRSA Mortality Rate

    East El Paso Physicians Medical Center Stories

    Nov 29, 2021, 11:18 PM
    East El Paso Physicians Medical Center: "Brought my mom who almost fainted and is throwing up a lot of blood since 630pm it is now 9:20pm and nothing!!! There are painted here who have been waiting over 10 hours this is ridiculous." - Lau

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