Virtua Memorial Hospital Of Burlington County Ratings

175 MADISON AVE
Mount Holly, NJ 08060
Phone: (609) 914-6200

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Emergency Services: YES




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



Quality of Care - Mortality Rate

How well does Virtua Memorial Hospital Of Burlington County save lives? 6% worse than the national average, based on the overall mortality rate for critical illnesses.
Mortality Rate
Heart Attack14%
Heart Failure14%
Pneumonia13%


Infectious Disease at Virtua Memorial Hospital Of Burlington County

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
92
MRSA
Causes life-threatening bloodstream infections, pneumonia and surgical site infections. Mortality rates may be as high as 20%3
0


Emergency Room Wait Time Ratings

Time until initial exam: 0h 58m

Non-critical cases where patient is discharged have total visit time of 2 hour and 1 minutes

Serious cases where patients are admitted have 2 hour and 34 minutes to be admitted, then an additional 2 hour and 42 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
Virtua Memorial Hospital Of Burlington County 4.4 out of 5 based on 48 ratings. 48 user reviews.


60% 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
  • Pain was usually controlled for patients

Negative Patient Ratings

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




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



Virtua Memorial Hospital Of Burlington County Stories



Mar 22, 2017, 4:48 AM
Virtua Memorial Hospital Of Burlington County: "It's now 4:38am..I brought my sister to the emergency room before 11pm..she is just now seeing the doctor for the first time..this is ridiculous..the ER WAITING TIME on the website is a bunch of crap..spent all this money making fast track and upgrades and for what..thank God for small favors..mind you there was a total of 9 patients since I came including the ambulance arrivals..the time management here is horrible..a life could be at risk because of the timing and lack of concern and/or care for the patients.." - kaiya


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