Jfk Medical Center

61%

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


Jfk Medical Center is a medical facility located in Atlantis, FL. This hospital has been recognized for Vascular Surgery Excellence Award™, America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™, and more.

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

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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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

Dr. Cantando performed an Endonasal Teansphenoidal surgery to remove a pituitary tumor in 2011 and I have to say he is a great surgeon, no complications, I have been tumor free ever since. I trully believe he was an angel sent from God to save my life!

Rosemary Grey Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Cantando

I must have hit a hiccup thanks to the pandemic, but I'm so glad to have finally gotten into this office. Dr. Anglade has been incredible. He does such a great job working with me on my health.

Gabriel Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Anglade

This doctor is amazing. I had a stoke when i was 56, and no signs, but when i went to see Dr. Stone, he suggested I see a cardio Dr. to see if i had a hole in my heart, and he was right!!!!! How awesome is that!!!!! Best doctor ever

Cathie Brinkman Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Stone

JC Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Mirza

just had surgery to fix my AV Fistula- painless.. he is really really a good surgeon

Dore Teichman Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Mueller

Dr Abraham addresses every issue and follows through. She always has good suggestions and cares about her patients.

Phyl M Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Abraham

The best very helpful.!!??

Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Berkowitz

just now Wow world class service Dr.Stone is the best along with his staff . Harela is the best and makes you feel like family . Thanks so much

Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Stone

Used him over again and again. He helped me each time

Mona Jaffe Leventhal Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Umoren

I have been a patient of his for almost 20 years and think he is great!

searover Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Mendelson

Dr Elgut Has been the best ever. My father is his patient. Dr Elgut and his team have been very supportive not just to my father but to my family as well. Dr Elgut is a great doctor cares about patients. I would recommend Dr Elgut to many people.

Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Elgut

Wonderful Cardiologist! Very Pleasant demeanor! Felt very comfortable at my appointment! Will definitely see him Again, should I need To .......

Randall Mallamo Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Musaffi

He is very caring about your health. One of the best doctors i've ever been to. Kind, caring, concerned, about your health.

James Heckert Aug 02 2020

Review for Dr. Cowen

Jessica Aug 02 2020

Review for Dr. Sai

Good “bedside“ manner, knowledgeable, proactive, listens to concerns.

Aug 02 2020

Review for Dr. Billinghurst

Dr. Elgut is great! Helped with my perineal tendinitis & had me feeling good as new after a little bit of pt! Very knowledgeable and personable. Overall great experience! Highly recommend.

Brittany Hagan Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Elgut

Office staff GREAT. Pierre took me to the exam room and he was very professional. Dr Cohn was very cordial, professional and very knowledgeable .

Mary Prince Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Cohn

Amazing doctor I recommend everyone in the area to come here. Most comfortable place I’ve been accepted in

Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Stone

Excellent experience pre surgery and post surgery. Always available for questions and advice. Found him and his staff very efficient and approachable. He was as a nurse in prep told me "Awesome".

Elaine E. Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Rahi

Katherine Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenfield

Excellent doctor

Tony W. Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Vonsohsten

My operation went well. I am grateful that Dr. Rahi was my doctor because he made me feel very at ease with his humor and kindness. I recommend him very much. And his staff was very efficient and friendly.

Margot Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Rahi

Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Bafitis

He is a wonderful Doctor that has a good bedside manner. He makes you feel comfortable in an uncomfortable situation. He takes the time to answer all questions. The staff is also excellent.

Susan Petro-Carlson Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Vonsohsten

Judith Weston Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Michael Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Elgut

Great Dr. Trying to find him at his new location.

Joann Silver Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Matarazzo

Dr Agudelo was genuine, he took the time to listen and learn about my situation before making a recommendation on how to proceed. I was very impressed with his approach and professionalism.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Agudelo

K.Bryant Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Goldin

truly best cardiologist we have ever used !!

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Heller

The staff is very friendly, cordial, helpful. I feel the Doctor gives me the impression I am the only patient scheduled that day with him. He isn't in a rush just to get an appointment completed.

George Weber Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Ojea

Billy W. Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Amaez

Great Dr. she is a sweetheart.....front desk is horrible! Never do what they say they will have to call numerous times til someone finally follows thru.

mimi Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Kalirao

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Lira

Flo Hilb Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Seltzer

very professional and thoughtful

Sabine M Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Penuela

Excellent

Rodriguez Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Pinedo

Best doctor Ive ever had.

Tiffany Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Emerick

John Tokar Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Hellerstein

I have been a patient of Dr. Kanner’s for over 10 years. He is extremely knowledgeable, compassionate, understanding and has a wonderful staff. I have never waited long and I have never felt disregarded in any way. I dread the day he retires.

Molly Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Kanner

I have been a patient of Dr. Aslanian for 30+ years. There is no other doctor that could ever replace him. He is professional, kind & caring in every aspect.

Ginny Aponte Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Aslanian

He is the best, hands down, so caring & compassionate! I am so blessed to have found him many years ago, and continue to feel blessed, knowing that I am in the hands of a great doctor, in every definition of who a doctor is!

Nancy Woolley Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Herbst

My experience has been exceptionally positive! The friendly atmosphere and professional approach cannot be topped. The entire team cares and always exceeds expectations for quality care.

Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Lysaker

teleconference; nice to see an old friend again. We're fine, so far.

Anne K Hillis Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Ojea

D.P. Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Sherman

Excellent physician Explained everything

Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Cohn

Outstanding .

Sharon Dellinger Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenfield

I was very sick when I went to Dr. Isdiths office, she was so compassionate and completely took over and helped me get to the hospital, then getting ready for my procedure I was very nervous, she held my hand! I love her!!!!!!

Antonia Giannasca Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Isdith

I have improved greatly since I have seen Dr Musaffi. And he’s a good person to talk to about anything.

Sennett Tzinberg Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Musaffi

She is the best and a very sweet person.. love her!

Tahiana Garzon Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Isdith

Great, very will have experience and honesty is his way

Peter Y Khalil Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Daniel

Everyone was very pleasant from the second I walked through the front doors. Dr Lakow was very informative and easy to talk to. I felt he cared and you don’t get that too often.

Kerry LARKIN Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Lakow

quality of like much improved after procedure; I did not realize how common a problem my diagnosis was for women. Dr Rahi has great reputation and glad I was referred to this practice.

Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Rahi

Roy Banks Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

What a knowledgeable and compassionate doctor. I’m fortunate to be a patient of Dr. Kramer.

Kathy Cochrane Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Kramer

Dr. Vasuki is the most calming and caring doctor I have ever been to. I trust him completely

RD Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Vasuki

I've been treated by Dr Clancy for over 12 years,since he repaired my leg and ankle. I wouldn't go to anyone else. He's the best.

Robert Weber Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Clancy

A great doctor loved the way he treated patients?? Very professional.thank you so much Dr.Sardina

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Sardina

It was my first visit and it was great. Dr. Anglade was so nice to me and so were his staffs.

Walter Simon Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Anglade

The Doc did a good job in taking care of my road rash at the Wound Center in Jupiter- Professional & good bedside manner. Great nursing staff also on hand. Very supportive.

Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Kacham

Great Obgyn doctor! I recommend him to everyone.

shilah james Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Herbst

Exceptional appointment. Discussion of options and risk reward potential. DR. G. listened to my concerns and gave me advice without being autocratic. I felt the visit was extremely helpful for me to weigh the options I have for my condition.

Exceptional Experience Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Gottsegen

Shuli Asher Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. de Almeida

The best! Staff and doctors are so helpful. They try to accamodate if you need telemedicine or appt in office. Highly recommend

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Kalirao

He has exceptional bed side manner! His knowledge and experience made me well informed and confident he would have a prognosis and solution! Arranging an MRI conveniently For my schedule . I’m confident He will bring healing and relief for me! And if necessary send me on a path for recovery!

Judith Armfield Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Stone

Dr Kramer was kind & reassuring he addressed my concerns & patiently answered my questions.

PSB Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Kramer

Dr. Clancy reconstructed my foot and did a marvelous job. Such a talented surgeon. I can run again! He explains things very well, and is an all around nice guy.

Kevin Colling Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Clancy

Great Staff and office. He is personable and is very easy to talk with. Very nice, very pleased with my visit.

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Grimaldi

Coming into this office is always great. He's such a wonderful doctor I think everyone in town must be visiting. I am glad to have someone so attentive and so thoughtful as my physician.

Roy Gagnon Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Anglade

I find Dr. Isdith to be professional, caring, and she makes me feel relaxed. Everyone in her office is also very healthful & friendly.

Doris Fagin Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Isdith

Dr. Rahi was amazing. He was very knowledgable and answered all of my questions. He has a fabulous bedside manner. I highly recommend him. He deserves 10 stars.

Barbara Swain Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Rahi

I am so glad I came to see Dr. Penuela. He is not only kind and empathetic, but he also takes the time to explain absolutely everything. I initially came to him for a second opinion but he’s now my cardiologist. He’s absolutely terrific and I’m so grateful he’s now my cardiologist.

Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Penuela

He is a professional, and down to earth. Thank you Dr. Casaretto!

Carlos S. Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Casaretto

Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bafitis

I’ve been going to Dr Virelles for over 25 years and have always had a pleasant experience. He’s kind, caring and a gentleman. All my questions are answered and my exams are thorough. He has always had a great staff that respected the patients and I’m glad I didn’t have to try out anyone else!!

Valerie Lavenia Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Virelles

He genuinely cares and gives good advice. He freely answers questions and doesnt rush the visit.

Robert Senzina Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Chernobelsky

Leticia Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Emerick

I visited Dr. Matuszak a few years ago & he took his time to listen to what I had to say & he explained to me everything I needed to know. He really cares about his patients...

Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Matuszak

Dr. Lakow is very thorough and explains everything in detail. When you leave his office you feel that you were well informed.

Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Lakow

Mike Proctor Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Lakow

The best doctor ever God bless him

Juan Pereyra Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Emerick

Very good

Mercedita A. Kane Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Agudelo

Dr Vinas was my plastic surgeon during my double mastectomy following cancer diagnosis. He is highly skilled, his work is beautiful,I am very thankful to have found him! Great office staff too!

Jo N Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Vinas

Amanda Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Bafitis

I have never been with a doctor so qualified, experienced and kind. Always there for me, listens and advise. Also found during one of my first visits, he’s a Rhode Islander. We make a solid connection and I love him more.

Richard Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Reuter

Dr. Virelles is fabulous. I would highly recommend him. He is very understanding and patient. The staff is wonderful. I have been a patient of Dr. Virelles for many years. If you are looking for a great OBGYN/urologist he is the perfect choice.

Maggie Kuhn Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Virelles

Quality care. He's the best in his field. Very professional.

Deborah Moore Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Ibarrola

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 14 2020

Review for Dr. Pinedo

very kind caring man.

jeff feulner Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Pinedo

I love Dr. Herbst!! It took a long g time to find a doctor that I could talk to and feel was very competent - he’s both. I recommend him all the time!

Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Herbst

Staff was very nice and helpful. Felt very comfortable in the office. Nice atmosphere.

Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Aqua

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

Location

Jfk Medical Center

5301 S Congress Ave, Atlantis, FL 33462

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