About Ellis Hospital

Ellis Hospital is a Hospital in Schenectady, NY. This facility has 352 total beds. This facility has been rated 2 times, with an average patient rating of 5.

HCAHPS Patient Score

2 of 5 Stars*
Patient Score Breakdown*
High Score
61%
Neutral Score
25%
Low Score
14%
Patient Recommendation*
93%
7%

What is HCAHPS?

The HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) Survey, is a standardized survey instrument and data collection methodology that has been in use since 2006 to measure patients' perspectives of hospital care. The HCAHPS survey is administered to a random sample of adult patients across medical conditions between 48 hours and 6 weeks after discharge; the survey isn't restricted to Medicare beneficiaries. You can learn more here.

*CMS has created the HCAHPS Star Ratings in order to enable consumers to more quickly and easily assess the patient experience of care information that is provided on the Hospital Compare Web site. Star ratings also allow consumers to more easily compare hospitals.

** HCAHPS data is broken down into the following buckets; definitely recommend, probably recommend, probably not recommend, definitely not recommend.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Ellis Hospital is Excellent. Ellis Hospital has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Ellis Hospital is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

Location

get directions Ellis Hospital
1101 Nott St
Schenectady, NY 12308

Reviews

Showing 2 of 2

Impressive Care

Recently I had a total knees replacement through ORTHONY with Dr. Polishchuk at Ellis. From the pre-op nurse, Sheila(?) and Nurse Manger, Cassie to the discharge nurse,K.A., and every medical professional and staff member in between, my medical and emotional needs were their top priority. Each member was competent, professional, and compassionate. I was very apprehensive about this surgery, but Dr. Polishchuk and his surgical team were outstanding!

Wait time
30 minutes
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Appropriate Follow-up
Communicates Well
Effective Treatment
Full Review Rating Breakdown

No compassion

I had gastric sleeve surgery on 12\4 the anesthesia Dr was horrible he treated me like I was an animal. Ripping the tape off my arms without telling me and making ridiculous jokes about cheating on his wife. When you go to the hospital you don't expect for the people who are going to care for you to lack empathy. I even told him " I know you are used to dealing with people who are not awake but I'm awake and I can feel everything you do to me". And he told the tape off of me again without warning. The i wake up in recovery with no pain medication thinking I'm going to did because I was having pain in my chest and when I asked the nurse what's happened? She speaks to like I was an annoyance and says I am waiting for your next xrays. It's horrible and frightening to be treated that way

Wait time
30 minutes
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Communicates Well
Effective Treatment
Full Review Rating Breakdown

Services Provided

Ellis Hospital offers the following services provided by staff, or by arrangement or agreement with a third party

Available Services Onsite Offsite
Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripter
Urgent Care Center
Therapeutic Radiology
Surgical ICU
Speech Pathology
Designated Trauma Center
Social
Respiratory Care
Reconstructive Surgery
Physical Therapy
Adult Inpatient Psychiatric
Postoperative Recovery Room
Pharmacy
PET Scan
Pediatric
Pediatric ICU
Occupational Therapy
Orthopedic Surgery
Non-Medicare Organ Transplant
Optometric
Ophthalmic Surgery
Operating Rooms
Cardiac Thoracic Surgery
Outpatient
Outpatient Surgery
Outpatient Rehabilitation
Outpatient Psychiatric
Obstetrics
Nuclear Medicine
Neurosurgical
Neonatal Nursery
Neonatal ICU
MRI
Medicare Certified Transplant Center
Inpatient Surgical
Medical Surgical ICU
Geriatric Psychiatric
Gerontological Specialty
Forensic Psychiatric
Emergency Psychiatric
Dietary
Dental
Diagnostic Radiology
Emergency Department
CT Scan
Coronary Care Unit
Cardiac Catheterization Lab
Clinical Laboratory
Chiropractic
Chemotherapy
Psychiatric Child and/or Adolescent
CARF Inpatient Rehabilitation
Burn Care Unit
Audiology
Anesthesia
Alcohol and/or Drug
Acute Renal Dialysis

Locations & Directions

1101 Nott St, Schenectady, NY
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Ellis Hospital