St. Vincent's Medical Center


Patients that would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

St. Vincent's Medical Center is a medical facility located in Bridgeport, CT. This hospital has been recognized for Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™.


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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

No events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

2 ratings were worse than expected

11 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Data Source

Patient Experience

Patient experience measures tell you how patients felt about the care they received at the hospital. These measures are based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
1% lower than the national average


Would definitely recommend
2% higher than the national average

St. Vincent's Medical Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

Percent of patients who said that doctors always listened to them and explained things well


Communication with nurses

Percent of patients who said that nurses always listened to them and explained things well


Communication about medicines

Percent of patients who said that staff always explained medicines before giving them to patients


Discharge Information

Percent of patients who said they were given information about recovering at home


Care Transition

Percent of patients who said they understood their care needs when they left the hospital


Responsiveness of hospital staff

Percent of patients who said they always received help quickly from hospital staff


St. Vincent's Medical Center

National Average


Percent of patients who said the area around their rooms was always kept quiet at night



Percent of patients who said their room and bathroom were always kept clean



Provider Reviews

L P Jun 22 2021

Review for Dr. Cha

Jackie is a compassionate, thoughtful medical provider who listens to her patients. She is caring, gentle and kind.

Amy F. Jun 16 2021

Review for Jacqueline Sanz

Friendly and knowledgeable staff. Dr. Silva made me very comfortable with the epidural injection procedure and I was confident in his ability. My chronic pain was reduced significantly after his injection with no side effects.

Jun 16 2021

Review for Dr. Silva

Dr. Dafcik Is an excellent diagnostician who spends time with his patients, is dedicated and professional. His office staff is very friendly and kind.

Excellent Doctor Jun 15 2021

Review for Dr. Dafcik

Extremely rude DR and staff!

Lisa Blumenfeld Jun 15 2021

Review for Dr. Cody


St. Vincent's Medical Center

2800 Main St, Bridgeport, CT 06606

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