Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center

63%

Patients that would definitely recommend
7% lower than the national average


Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center is a medical facility located in Montclair, NJ. This hospital has been recognized for Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in bariatric (weight loss) surgery

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

12 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
  • 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
  • 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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63%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% lower than the national average

63%

Would definitely recommend
7% lower than the national average

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside 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%75%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%55%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%82%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%55%66%

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%49%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%71%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Phil Consiglio Sep 19 2021

Review for Dr. Rotoli

Susan Della Sala Sep 17 2021

Review for Dr. Bellapianta

As usual, the visit took a looong time. I arrived on time for my 10:15 am appointment, was not seen until 10:45, and was done until noon. On the other hand everyone was pleasant

Sep 16 2021

Review for Dr. Gould

I have always found Dr. Molinaro to be pleasant, caring, a good listener and an all-around good doctor. The assistants are skilled and do their jobs well. It is often hard to get through to the office staff on the phone which is my only complaint.

Sep 15 2021

Review for Dr. Molinaro

Dr. Oh is quite definitely the best. He sympathetic, does a beautiful job, and is careful to do only what is needed.

Susan Mullins Sep 15 2021

Review for Dr. Oh

Location

Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center

1 Bay Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042

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