Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center

59%

Patients that would definitely recommend
11% 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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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

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

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in bariatric (weight loss) surgery

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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

3 ratings were worse than expected

  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

3 ratings were better than expected

7 ratings were as expected

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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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60%

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

59%

Would definitely recommend
11% lower than the national average

Hackensack Meridian Health 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%77%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%76%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%59%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%78%84%

Hackensack Meridian Health 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%47%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%76%73%

Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center

National Average

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%59%66%

Providers

Dr. Faheem Abbasi, MDPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Dr. Faheem Abbasi, MD
2090 State Route 27 Ste 103 North Brunswick, NJ 08902undefined mi
100 Madison Ave Morristown, NJ 07960undefined mi
Dr. Nazima Abrarova, MDObstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Nazima Abrarova, MD
1700 Myrtle Ave Plainfield, NJ 07063undefined mi
1043 Amboy Ave Edison, NJ 08837undefined mi
450 Plainfield Rd Edison, NJ 08820undefined mi
1 Wills Way Piscataway, NJ 08854undefined mi
173 Essex Ave Ste 101 Metuchen, NJ 08840undefined mi
2177 Oak Tree Rd Ste 205 Edison, NJ 08820undefined mi
110 E Ridgewood Ave Paramus, NJ 07652undefined mi
1177 Park Ave Ste A Plainfield, NJ 07060undefined mi
Dr. Scott Alenick, MDPediatric Cardiology
Dr. Scott Alenick, MD
333 Old Hook Rd Ste 101 Westwood, NJ 07675undefined mi
1132 Park Ave Plainfield, NJ 07060undefined mi
1139 Raritan Rd Ste 101 Clark, NJ 07066undefined mi
1511 Park Ave Fl 2 South Plainfield, NJ 07080undefined mi
3900 Park Ave Ste 101 Edison, NJ 08820undefined mi
2575 Klockner Rd Hamilton, NJ 08690undefined mi
11 Overlook Rd Ste 100 Summit, NJ 07901undefined mi
285 Durham Ave Ste 1A South Plainfield, NJ 07080undefined mi
Dr. Ara Apelian, MDEndocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Dr. Ara Apelian, MD
1056 Stelton Rd Piscataway, NJ 08854undefined mi
Dr. Harold Arlen, MDEar, Nose, and Throat
Dr. Harold Arlen, MD
1 Quality Pl Ste 208 Edison, NJ 08820undefined mi
98 James St Ste 202 Edison, NJ 08820undefined mi
Dr. Russell Ashinoff, MDCosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Russell Ashinoff, MD
535 Sycamore Ave Shrewsbury, NJ 07702undefined mi
Dr. Razia Awan, MDGeriatric Medicine
Dr. Razia Awan, MD
156 Lyons Ave Newark, NJ 07112undefined mi
2090 State Route 27 Ste 123 Edison, NJ 08817undefined mi

Location

Hackensack Meridian Health JFK Medical Center

65 James St, Edison, NJ 08820