Language(s) - English
MSN, University of Miami, Miami, FL; BSN, Florida Atlanta University, Boca Raton, FL
Certified Family Nurse Practitioner; Certified Diabetes Educator
Press Ganey Patient Ratings
The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on the nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.
About the Press Ganey Survey Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
Press Ganey Survey Comments From Patients
My mom and I have seen Ruth for many years. She is awesome!
Ruth Palma has provided me with excellent care for many years.
Ruth has always been a well informed and helpful care provider. Her staff is always easy to talk to and conducts themselves professionally.
Ruth Palma has been a very caring a great listener. Always look forward to seeing her & she always listens to what I tell her. She is compassionate, caring & cheerful.
Ruth Palma (and her assistant!) are always warm, caring, efficient, & knowledgeable. Ruth is thorough & really listens & explains.
Ruth Palma is wonderful! she is responsive, generates a comfortable environment to ask questions and participate in my health care.
Ruth Palma is awesome, so caring and so very helpful and encouraging in my weight loss plan.
Ruth Palma is a treasure. She has a way of making me feel that she is focused solely on me when I’m seeing her and is a perfect combination of friendly/caring and professional. I have full confidence in her skills and knowledge and feel very fortunate that she’s there to help me monitor my Type II diabetes.
This was my first visit with Ruth Palma. I really like that she listened to my concerns, and had good bedside manners. I feel more trusting of her than my last care provider.
Ruth always listens to me with kindness & respect. She is also responsive to my concerns while providing the firm support I need.
Ruth followed through and made a referral for me to a specialist and requested the necessary screening in a very short span of time.
I am extremely happy with my care provider. If I need to see a specialist she sends me to one and if the problem is something that does not require a specialist she handles it quickly and efficiently.
I appreciate quick, thorough responses to questions I ask and Ruth’s friendliness.
Ruth Palma makes me feel comfortable, understood, and cared about. She listens!
Really appreciate how thorough and friendly Ruth is
Dr. Palma listened to my concerns and made constructive suggestions. She listened to my specific needs.
Ruth Palma walks a balanced line between professionalism and an openness to listen and ask pertinent questions that help the patient make difficult decisions. Ruth is ULTIMATELY COMPETENT, pro-active, and functions in such a way that the patient feels safe and well-served by the medical community. Thank you Ruth. BRAVO!!
Ruth Palma is a very compassionate provider who provides very good care.
Ruth Palma is an amazing provider. I have seen her for very many years now, and have always received the best possible care from her. She is compassionate, understanding, patient, and very knowledgeable. I have recommended her to others, who tell me that they also think very highly of her.
Dr. Palma was very professional, had read my recent chart notes, she was supportive and responsive to my questions.
I received a recommendation for Ruth Palma from a trusted friend, and would also recommend her to other friends in the future. She is, as my friend said, an excellent diagnostician and a very caring person .
Ruth is always kind, compassionate and knowledgeable.
Ruth Palma is tops, the best, so lucky to have her. I connect with her personally/emotionally, and I can tell that she respects me as much as I respect her.
I feel Ruth is exactly what we all need in a health care provider.
Ruth Palma and her assistants have always been very professional with me. She is skilled in communications and expects that of her assistants
The Corvallis Clinic is lucky to have Ruth Palma as their employee. She is the reason I use the Corvallis Clinic for my health care needs. I refer everyone to Ruth Palma.
My experiences with Ruth have all been very satisfactory.
Very personable caring good listener takes time to listen
Ruth is a fabulous provider! I have recommended her to family.
Ruth is the perfect NP. I’ve never felt more comfortable with someone caring for my health. And, in fact, I’m switching my husband over to her care soon. I think she’s wonderful.
Ruth is a very lovely person, and I would rather go to her than any other doctor.
Really appreciate Nurse Practitioner Palma’s overall tone, compassion, and how I never feel rushed during my appointment.
Ms. Palma is efficient with her time and explains her health care recommendations. She listened to my concerns and adjusted her recommendation to accommodate me.
I love my Dr, she always makes me feel relaxed even though I hate going to the dr.
The doctor and staff during my recent sick visit were very good, very caring – even offered me, unprompted a warm blanket.
Very excellent bed side manners.
I love Ruth.
Excellent, concise, listens to concerns
I love seeing Ruth Palma. She always has a smile and kind words when I am feeling poorly.
Ruth is awesome. She is very kind and supportive and so friendly I love going to her.
I love Ruth Palma. She is thorough and caring.
Ruth is wonderful
No complaints. Ruth is very personable and professional.
Ruth is very sensitive & knowledgeable I think she goes beyond the call of duty to assess & advise – her caring shows thru her work. Exceptional care!!!
I have already recommended Ruth to a friend, who is very happy with Ruth.
I have had excellent experiences with this provider, and would definitely recommend her to others. She is patient, kind and thorough, and answers any questions I have with respect and in a way that I can understand.
Ruth Palma was very kind and helpful and I had a great experience. Thank you!
I have complete confidence in Ruth.
I have recommended Ruth Palma to colleagues & family & she is now taking great care of them.
I love Ruth Palma! She has helped me many times over the years, and I am deeply grateful.
Ruth Palma has been my primary care provider for many years. She has given me excellent care: she always listens well, she is easy to talk to, she is intelligent, and she has pursued answers for me and recommended other specialists. She is great.
I am very content with my Dr and the staff at Corvallis Clinic.
I just want to say that Ruth Palma is a wonderful provider. She is caring and generous with her time. TCC has an amazing resource in her.
She was thorough, never appeared rushed or frazzled, non-judgmental, addressed all my concerns, and overall just put me at ease. I would highly recommend Ruth Palma to my friends and family.
I really appreciated Ruth Palma’s personal attention, and her attentiveness toward each of the issues I brought up. Also, she was not patronizing like some caregivers can be.
Ruth Palma is an amazing medical provider. She is the best doctor/nurse that I’ve ever been to. She listened to me, she was kind, and she answered all my questions. Also she didn’t use words that would be difficult for common people to understand, and if she did she would explain what she meant. She was very knowledgeable and I trust her. I will definitely continue coming to Ruth for as many of my medical needs that she can help with. I am lucky to have found such an amazing healthcare provider.
Dr. Palma is the best heath care provider I have ever had. She really cares and is persistent in finding a solution to my medical needs.