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Overview of Pennsylvania Hospital

Pennsylvania Hospital is located at 8th and Spruce Streets in the historic Society Hill district of Philadelphia. The nation's first hospital has been a leader in patient care, treatment techniques and medical research for over 260 years. At Penn, we strive to provide high quality and family-centered care for our patients and the community, and support an inclusive workforce and clinical learning environment for our employees.

Total beds: 515

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospital

No of Affiliated Doctors: 1173

Specialities: Multi Speciality
Affiliated Providers :
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Medicare Quality data

The Medicare quality data presented below is derived from the www.cms.gov hospital compare data. Star ratings are limited in scope to the data sources they are derived from. The Hospital Compare overall hospital rating summarizes a variety of measures across 7 areas of quality into a single rating for each hospital.

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Patient Experience (HCHAPS) data from Medicare

This data is based on HCAHPS survey by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (www.cms.gov).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. Hospital Compare currently reports results for the categories listed below.    

78% Patients that would definitely recommend ( 6% higher than the national average )

Patient reviews of Pennsylvania Hospital


Services Used:

Great staff and great services.

  • Date Visited 11-2020
  • Overall Satisfaction

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Recommended: Yes


Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

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The hospital accepts various types of health insurance, but individual coverage may be variable. You should check with your insurance whether the hospital is in network or not. You can make payment via cash, online, credit card or debit card.

Pine St & 10th St, Bus stop

Philadelphia International Airport

You can request an appointment with specific doctor on hospital's website or make appointment request on HealthSoul.

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