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Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center Ratings

Baltimore, MD 21224
Phone: (410) 550-0123

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 Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center save lives? 0% better than the national average, based on the overall mortality rate for critical illnesses.
Mortality Rate
Heart Attack17%
Heart Failure11%

Infectious Disease at Johns Hopkins Bayview 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 0m

Non-critical cases where patient is discharged have total visit time of 0 hour and 0 minutes

Serious cases where patients are admitted have 4 hour and 8 minutes to be admitted, then an additional 2 hour and 4 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
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center 4.5 out of 5 based on 39 ratings. 39 user reviews.

65% of patients rate the hospital excellent

Positive Patient Ratings

Some patients praise:
  • Nurses usually take time to communicate well
  • Doctors usually communicate well with patients

Negative Patient Ratings

  • Staff doesn't respond quickly when patients need help
  • Facilities are sometimes dirty

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

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center Stories

Jun 11, 2022, 1:18 AM
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center: "I've been waiting for almost 12hours to see the doctor and get discharged. I came here because I had irregular heartbeat 2days ago but the chest pain and discomfort still there. " - Rachel

Jun 10, 2022, 10:16 AM
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center: "I was taking to John Hopkins Bayview Hospital's ER yesterday 06-09-2022.I arrived before 7:30 pm. A few of the patients were crying because they were feeling really bad and had been sitting over 12 hours and had not yet been seen.I left this morning 06-10-2022 at 5:40 am with out being seen. I've never seen anything like this before. My vital signs were taken several times and there's a strong possibly that I am going to have an UGLY BRUISE on my arm from getting my blood drawn. This was my first time going to John Hopkins Bayview Hospital's ER. I PRAY that I won't even have to again. Is there only one doctor working the ER?" - deneise

Jun 01, 2022, 5:13 AM
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center: "John Hopkins ER is the WORST department in the John Hopkins medical network they are slow as molasses and some nurses are rude as they want to be I wouldn’t suggest going to this ER UNLESS you are goin straight to the back " - Ron

May 16, 2022, 4:04 AM
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center: "He is still waiting over 27 hours later, no food, one allowed bathroom break (just happened about an hour ago). He cannot walk and is getting progressively weaker." - J

May 09, 2022, 10:18 PM
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center: "Bayview ER is ridiculous I've had a mini stroke and taken to the emergancy room by ambulance placed in the waiting room and still waiting 11 hours later. No one is being seen I'm 75 years old" - Gloria

Apr 08, 2022, 5:46 AM
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center: "Lies. I been here over 5 hrs with possible appendicitis, and havent been seen yet" - Ken

Feb 19, 2022, 12:32 PM
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center: "I went to the emergency room yesterday for tightness in the chest associated with mild pain. I was there 7 hrs. With no place to get food you could not go through the hospital to get to the cafeteria, it took 6 hrs. to get a chest Xray when I told the nurses that I needed food they pointed me to the GUARD OR WHAT EVER HE WAS he sat on a stool by the bathroom entrance HE SAID THEY DONT GIVE THE BOX LUNCH ONLY AT LUNCH TIME THEN HE CHANGED OR IF YOU ARE LEAVING THE HOSPITAL UNBELIEVEABLE THIS PLACE WAS A ZOO TOTALY OUT OF CONTROL I HAD HIGH RESPECT FOR JHH BUT I WILL NOT DRIVE FROM HARFORD CO. TO BE TREATED LIKE THIS " - Linda

Dec 27, 2021, 11:50 PM
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center: "12 1/2 hours and still waiting." - Marian

Dec 27, 2021, 11:50 PM
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center: "12 1/2 hours and still waiting." - Marian

Dec 16, 2021, 1:50 AM
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center: "i’ve been waiting since 6pm. it is currently 2am" - S

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