Jfk Medical Center

61%

Patients that would definitely recommend
9% lower than the national average

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Vascular Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

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

1 rating was worse than expected

3 ratings were better than expected

  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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Hospital Quality

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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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61%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
8% lower than the national average

61%

Would definitely recommend
9% lower than the national average

Jfk Medical Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%72%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%70%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%57%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%81%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%43%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%57%66%

Jfk Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%50%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%59%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Very caring and able will not go to anyone else great Nurse also Selena

Charles O Keefe Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Musaffi

Prompt attention and accurate diagnosis of time sensitive cardiac event. Dr. Pinedo took immediate action to best support my health needs.

E. TORMOS Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Pinedo

He is so wonderful and so knowledegable . I have gone to a lot of other doctors with an my very uncommon problem but there is no other doctor who knows the treatment to repair my problem.

Mildred Wally Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Rahi

He was amazing. He took the time to address all my concerns. I have total confidence in Dr. Billinghurst

Jeff Cantor Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Billinghurst

Professional , competent, friendly with very good bedside manners Discussed my diagnosis and called me back with labs results I certainly will recommend Dr Bashein

Rosalie Evans Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Bashein

Dr. Kalé is compassionate and pays attention to your optimal health, not just lab numbers. She takes the time to listen to your needs and concerns. Highly recommended!

Desiree Plichta Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Kale

He’s very concerned with his patients and always tells you like it is.

Patty Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Gare

Benty Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Tokayer

Very professional!!!!

Dora Gaviria Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Baldari

Excellent!!!!!

Carlos Escobar Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Baldari

Mary Ellen Fowler aka “Flossie the Fine Arts Fiest Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Schlifka

I was very impressed with Dr. Berrocal . He is very thorough. He reviewed all my records with me in detail . He discussed and listened to all my concerns . He is very caring , and very professional. I feel very fortunate to have met a wonderful breast surgeon.

Wendy Markbreiter Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Berrocal

Not to sound trite, but Dr. Musaffi is awesome. I had a cardiac issue when so was 37.......and now I’m 70. He is still my cardiologist and wouldn’t have another. He’s a great physician and a wonderful person.

Bob Mandell Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Musaffi

La doctora Sonia Kalirao cuidaba de mi esposa. Agradecido a ella. tuvo mucho cuidado y le quitó los dolores de cabeza. ella estuvo sufriendo por 24 años, ahora finalmente mejor.

Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kalirao

Dr. Cowen is always empathetic, thorough, knowledgeable, fine diagnostician. His referrals have always been very reputable. His office is run beautifully and the patient never feels rushed. After 21 years, I have had nothing but the best care.

J. Landi Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Cowen

I would most certainly recommend Dr. Heron. He is truly concerned and continues to respond to the needs of his patients in a knowledgeable manner.

Ron B Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Heron

Carla Kohn Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Zager

Bornia is one of the most horrible physicians I have came across in the 10 years I have worked in the medical field. He pretends to want to help you but that is far from the truth. I have even called and made a complaint to the state regarding this office.

Whilby- Lantana, FL Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Bornia

Excelent Doctor, speak spanish, explain clearly all process..

PILAR PENA Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Herbst

Dr. Aqua has an amazing way of putting you at ease right away. He makes the awkwardness of the appointment go away...he is respectful, kind and sincere. I know have my 18 year old daughter using him as her first obgyn. I wouldnt want her anywhere else!

Courtney Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Aqua

He is really truly professional and caring doctor . Explain all the details and also when I went to another doctor in a different state , he complimented the work that was done on my foot by Dr . Levine !

Isabela Aquino Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Levin

pmcd Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Casanova

JONATHAN KELLY Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Silva

The issues I have are with the rooms at JFK I had Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Jimenez

Dr Arrascue is a great doctor, the Office staff is rude and very unprofessional.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Arrascue

Dr. Krosney is like a real live medical database. He is so knowledgeable and compassionate. No frills. Gets to the point and gives solid advice. Thank you.

Josh Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Krosney

The best plain and simple and has kept me alive with heart failure and so many other issues

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Lakow

Natalie Edelman Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Simons

Detailed, clearly explains diagnosis and options. Answers all questions and spends adequate time. Very pleasant

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Billinghurst

I have been a patient of Dr V for the past 11 years. Dr V is extremely compassionate and caring. Very knowledgeable and professional in every way. I recommend him highly.

Debra Goldstein-Lustig Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Vonsohsten

Dr. Emerick is a wonderful Doctor. He is very thorough and knowledgeable! I am so glad to have him as my OBGyn! He is a gem! The entire staff in his office are excellent and very responsive as well.

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Emerick

Annual physical

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Collins

David T. Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Fishel

Dr Ishdit his amazing she listen to you and take the time with you she never rush and the staff is really good too no long wait ever Highly recommend

Maria A Moreno Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Isdith

I've run into many doctors and some have huge problems with their pracice. Dr. Anglade isn't one of them. I'm glad I'm here.

Sylvester Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Anglade

JoNett Butler Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Cohn

Dr Lakow has a great attitude and puts you at ease. I would recommend Dr Lakow to anyone who needs a great doctor.

richard franks Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lakow

Dr. Anthony Penuela is very professional, kind, and a great listener, he is an extremely knowledgeable physician.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Penuela

It only takes one visit to see how through he is and that includes his staff

Joseph Di Giuseppe Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Vonsohsten

Dr. Katz has been a life saver for myself and my ex-husband. My family and I will forever be grateful for Dr. Katz loyalty to his patients and to himself as a doctor. Extremely smart, caring and dedicated doctor. God bless him and may he grant him many, many years of patient care.

Marta Roy Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Katz

Dr Gare is very caring , compassionate and he listens to you! His staff is also awesome!

Jennifer P Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Gare

Very impressive. The front office was very professional, and efficient. I was taken in within 5 min. If my arrival

Richard Malafa Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Kohn

Very nice dr and friendly and always has time to answer your questions,

Julie Diamond Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenfield

Wonderful, caring and compassionate doctor .

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Cohn

Clearly explains things and comfortable to speak with.

Salvatore Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Chernobelsky

I went in for bloodwork. The person drawing my blood was fast and painless. She always has such a pleasant attitude as well.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Abraham

I had a bunion of my foot. First ever surgery, and Dr. Katz made me feel very secure and safe about the operation. He is also taking every possible decision ever seriously and his work is greatly appreciated

S. Valerioti Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Katz

Dr. Isdith takes time to answer questions and explain terms, options, etc. I don’t feel judged when I am there for questions, etc. Quickest and easiest Pap smear I’ve ever experienced, yet I don’t ever feel rushed out of her office. I am now using her for my first pregnancy.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Isdith

Dr. Abraham is with out a doubt the best internet’s I’ve ever gone to. She is knowledgeable, kind, caring, and really smart. I feel lucky that I found her.

carole friedman Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Abraham

Dr. Sohn is a Dr that cares about his patients and really gives you that extra time when you need it. Takes the time to explain the why's and is compassionate to my ongoing health issues. I high recommend him.

Joseph Wiegand Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Sohn

Great doctor,

Clara Rubiano Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Olowe

Tamires Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Plaza

Dr. Krasner is very thorough and compassionate. He explains what procedures he believes are necessary and why in terms that are very easy for a non-medical person to comprehend.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Krasner

Excellent, trustworthy and so patient! Thank you Dr LeMay!

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. LeMay

Doctor Kramer is very kind and thorough.

N/A Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Kramer

Dr. Emerick is knowledgeable and helpful with a great bedside manner! He definitely took plenty of time to sit and talk through my issues with me.

Tracy Fives Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Emerick

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Herbst

As far as I’m concerned Dr. Gatz is a outstanding doctor, he has been my doctor for many years & helps relieve my pain. I would recommend him to anyone, he also has a great staff.

Morey Cohen Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Gatz

The dr is very nice, he does not rush you and he listens to you and doesn't get you out so he could get to next patient.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Vonsohsten

came in for spotting as I am post meneposal. staff was polite and quick.

coleen garguilo Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Emerick

Walden Lee Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Belizon

Dr Kuttner is an amazing professional, very knowledgeable and competent. He answered all my questions thoroughly and gave me helpful insight.

camilla Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Kuttner

Dr Wellikoff is a knowledgeable, caring and compassionate individual who is a blessing to the field of pulmonology. I am blessed to be under his care.

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Wellikoff

Dr. Musaffi is down to earth. He was easy to talk to. He seems genuinely concerned about my welfare. I am very pleased with the care I received from him.

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Musaffi

Taken on time. Checked for COVID 19 symptoms before entering. Dr Cohn is an extremely competent and caring physician. The only hand surgeon ever to give a steroid shot into my finger that doesn’t hurt. He’s the best of the best.

M Pepper Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Kohn

Wow what a professional wonderful visit made me feel so at home I really appreciate him I wish he was my doctor for all my medical.

HOLLY Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Daly

Florence M. Allen Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Virelles

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Shasha

Dr. Laura Newman was very knowledgeable, helpful, friendly and an absolute pleasure to deal with. I highly recommend her.

Mona K Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Newman

Always excellent

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Lakow

She’s thorough, knowledgeable, and compassionate. You dint feel rushed during your visit. She is also not a doctor that pushes medications on you. Best internist ever!!

Karen Hill Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Abraham

Dr Chernobelsky is an excellent cardiologist. I have been under his care for many years. He is caring and knowledgeable. I have recommended him to many of my friends, and will continue to do so.

Michele Rozeen Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Chernobelsky

Dr. Sai is kind, compassionate and an excellent nephrologist. He will take the time to fully explain his diagnosis, prognosis and recommended course of treatment. His office staff is extremely helpful ( especially Joyce).

Frank Clynes Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Sai

staff very polite and professional. Md very informative and speaks in non medical language for latient understanding.

edwin reyes Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Penuela

Dr. Gare listens well and I trust him. I feel that I always have his undivided attention

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Gare

Dr Bowen has always been great. I’ve been going to her for several years and She found I had cancer. All is we now! She is knowledgeable and the kind of Dr that actually listens! My only concern, which I relayed to her, some patients in the waiting room allowed to sit there without masks.

Darlene Roberts Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Bowen

Edyce Rubenstein Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Agudelo

We were extremely pleased with his caring, attention and his ability to explain our conditions and referring us to appropriate specialist. I highly recommend Dr. Espinel and his excellent staff to anyone needing a primary care provider or treatment.

Charles Mondin Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Espinel

One of the best Doctors I have ever visited. Polite, warm, compassionate bedside manner. His experience and knowledge shines through. I felt reassured with his diagnosis and trust him without question.

Michael Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Lakow

Very prompt courteous And Thorough!!

GIUSEPPA Giamporcaro Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Penuela

He performed carpal tunnel syndrome surgery on me. Results were outstanding. His staff, and bedside manner were all five star

Gerald LIPKIN Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Seltzer

I am highly recommending Dr. Espinel. He is a phenomenal physician with a very big heart. He is a caring and considerate Dr. who goes above and beyond for his patients on every level. Christina and the office staff are amazing and helpful as well.

Lisa Mc Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Espinel

Lawrence Wajnberg Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kuttner

Excellent service, very knowledgeable and personable. Thanks you for fixing my elbow!

Gary Edelson, DVM Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Cohn

This is a kind and knowledgeable doctor! He listened to all my complaints and pinpointed the problem right away. After a PAINLESS injection in my heel I am a new person the next morning! Couldn't be happier! My daughter is going next!

Tina Fagan Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Moskovits

Extremely educated and experienced. Listens very attentively to his patients. My experience has been that Dr Jusino is very determined to find the causes of my chronic pain and ways to relieve it. His constant determination always renders success.

Barbara Haug Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Jusino-Montes

Extremely educated and competent surgeon.

Barbara Haug Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Kouri

Katy G. Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Peles

Total professional, great office,nice guy.

MARTIN B BREHNE Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Cohn

Dr.Clancy reviewed my patient history and told me what he decided to do to help heal my ankle.

Patricia Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Clancy

The staff was courteous, as well as the Doctor. I've never had any problems, they all smile and make you feel comfortable.

Sheila Messick Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bhattarai

Went very well

Jason Reeves Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bhattarai

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Gardner

Friendly and Knowledgeable doctor, good staff

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. D'Ariano

Dr Levin did surgery on my foot. He was very attentive to details, especially noticeable during the wound care period after the surgery. My husband and I appreciate his great bedside manners. Dr Levin is a superb foot surgeon.

Silvia Z Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Levin

Ryan G Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Moskovits

Location

Jfk Medical Center

5301 S Congress Ave, Atlantis, FL 33462