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Wellmont Hawkins County Memorial Hospital Ratings

Rogersville, TN 37857
Phone: (423) 921-7000

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 Wellmont Hawkins County Memorial Hospital save lives? 13% better than the national average, based on the overall mortality rate for critical illnesses.
Mortality Rate
Heart Failure9%

Infectious Disease at Wellmont Hawkins County Memorial Hospital

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 29m

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

Serious cases where patients are admitted have 2 hour and 51 minutes to be admitted, then an additional 1 hour and 15 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
Wellmont Hawkins County Memorial Hospital 4.65 out of 5 based on 44 ratings. 44 user reviews.

74% of patients rate the hospital excellent

Positive Patient Ratings

Some patients praise:
  • 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

    Wellmont Hawkins County Memorial Hospital Stories

    Jun 08, 2024, 9:40 PM
    Baptist Memorial Hospital: "Says 3.5 hours but we have been waiting 5.75 hours. THIS SITE LIES" - Dave

    Apr 26, 2024, 8:17 PM
    Vanderbilt University Hospital: "Been in er waiting room 4 15 mins came in 3pm seem like it is a long time to see Dr." - Patricia

    Apr 26, 2024, 8:17 PM
    Vanderbilt University Hospital: "Been in er waiting room 4 15 mins came in 3pm seem like it is a long time to see Dr." - Patricia

    Mar 10, 2024, 5:38 PM
    Johnson City Medical Center: "I waited in Johnson city medical center we for 4 hrs with chest pain and nothing and they kept taking people back that wasn’t acute and they left my in lobby for 4 hrs without checking on me any. " - Chelsea

    Feb 27, 2024, 8:23 PM
    : "Been at jackson general for 4 hours now, I’m hungry and sleepy" - Heaven

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