Neighborhood Health Center at Christ Hospital

65%

Patients that would definitely recommend
5% lower than the national average


Neighborhood Health Center at Christ Hospital is a medical facility located in Jersey City, NJ. This hospital has been recognized for Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ and General Surgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

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

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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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66%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% lower than the national average

65%

Would definitely recommend
5% lower than the national average

Neighborhood Health Center at Christ Hospital

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%77%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%83%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%49%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Neighborhood Health Center at Christ Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%56%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%74%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Fisher is very nice and funny, I am so happy to say that my surgery was a success. I'm very pleased with the results. Also his staff is very welcoming and friendly, I will definitely recommend them to my friends and family.

Beatrice Menendez Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Fischer

Dr. Fisher is very nice and funny, I am so happy to say that my surgery was a success. I'm very pleased with the results. Also his staff is very welcoming and friendly, I will definitely recommend them to my friends and family.

Beatrice Menenndez Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Fischer

Karen Roberts Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Hasan

Lovely lady doctora Speaks Spanish to me. Very intelligent and simpatica

Dora Santiago Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Hasan

Good man Caring ,sincere and honest. I have been with them over 15 years.

Shan Navaratnam Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Cabales

The best ever. Extremely knowledgeable. Compassionate and thorough..

Robert Cuozzo Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Pritsiolas

Always great.Place is clean and the wait isnt that long.

Monika Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Oko

Dr. Hasan is understanding and knowledgeable, and has helped me in making the right choices for myself. She returns calls promptly, calls the pharmacy for my prescriptions. More importantly I trust her and value her insight.

Veronica Leber Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Hasan

Exceptional! My Father is 86 with End Stage Renal Disease and Cardiac Disease. This is a complex case and Dr. Patel is always extremely kind, professional, and supportive. There are very few doctors like Dr. Patel.

Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Patricia Adams Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Hasan

Jyoti Patel Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Excellent!!! Thank you so much Dr. Joseph Popovich for an amazing job you did. Great service, Dr Popovich made a very neat incisions and healing process was very easy. Great surgeon. Highly recommended!????

Emily Itskov Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Popovich

Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Very helpful doctor and staff, took time with my mother and her problems with diabetes. It was nice to actually see a doctor and not a clinic nurse.

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Fritz

C5-C6, C7-C8 surgery recovering well

VWS Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Ratzker

Anna Saradakos Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Schehr-Kimble

Very intelligent and knowledgeable. His new facility is great and now he helps with X-rays , and labs and also has been excellent in managing my pain

Fuentes Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Mehta

I was pregnant with my first baby girl. Dr Ghotra was my doctor from my second month of pregnancy until now. She’s such a good doctor with good heart, she cares a lot for her patients. I Recommend her highly highly highly

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Ghotra

he is a great all-around dr.

Kris sikora Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Pandya

Kristine sikira Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Popovich

Dominika Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Mann

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Mann

Dr. Mahmood is very concerned when they come to his office with any medical problem. Excellent doctor is highly recommended and the revisionists are very attentive and professional in dealing with the patient.

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Mahmood

dr. Hasan has treated me with such respect and validated me unlike the other psychiatrist. She is an excellent psychopharmacologist and uses diet and herbal treatment along with medicine which has helped me immensely. She is a great listener and most optimist person I have come across

et Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Hasan

Highly recommended, truly cares about his patients and is an excellent surgeon. Great experience with him... Thanks so much.

Jason M Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Badami

The staff at Dr. Shah's office is amazing. They are supportive, knowledgeable. Dr. Shah helped me with the vein procedure and I feel so good! He is very humble and loved the visit a lot!

Sandra Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

They are very professional in this office. My spot time was right on time. No waiting. The dr and staff are knowledgeable and took care of every issue I had and put me at ease. They are very thoughtful of my cares and concerns.

Tammy Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

I visited Dr Shah’s practice and I must say he is the best Cardiologist I have met! Such a humble person, great at his work! I got a procedure done here and I feel very relieved!

Matty Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Dr. Badami is a credible and established physician in the community. He shows initiative to listen and learn about you and your needs for care, then he always lends credible advice. I highly recommend Dr. Badami and his team!

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Badami

Got the echocardiogram right away. Everyone is very nice at the office. Scheduling my stress test soon. Great staff!

Gloria Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

He is a very good doctor and his staff is also very helpful.

NC Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Dr. Mahmood's bedside manner is impeccable. Very rare in this day and time. A great doctor with amazing active listening skills.

Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Mahmood

Dr shah is a great doctor who fixed my leg veins. i am very happy with all the work he did on my legs. I got my sisters here for their cardiac issues and leg issues as well and they are happy with dr shah and his team.

MC Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Dr shah is an amazing doctor and the staff was great himself and his team helped me with all the issues i had with my legs. I would definetly recommend him and his team for all the leg issues and cardiac issues.

MI Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Very rude, incompetent provider, speak loudly to patient, doesn't know the what's going on, avoid her in any possible way, don't know why hospital would hire someone like this....

Gupta May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Borker

Filomena Konopka May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Augustin

she is very professional and courteous and thorough with her examinations

Robert stanford May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Ramos

He was amazing! He took time to get to know me before starting any exam, was extremely knowledgeable, very helpful with any questions or concerns I had, and most of all, I felt very comfortable throughout the entire appointment. I would highly recommend him!

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Roy

Excellent bedside manner, very thorough exam. Average time in waiting room is 10-15 minutes. Office staff very pleasant.

Sean May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Khan

Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Apr 20 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

I have been seeing Dr.Musha for 4 years. I had an emergency over the weekend and Dr.Musha fit me in last minute before he left for vacation. Would highly recommend him to anyone. He is attentive and compassionate and his office staff is great!

Apr 16 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

I would give Dr. Rakhee Patel was excellent. I would give her 5 stars.

Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

shantel johnson Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Ashraf

Dr.Shah is my stepdad doctor and he is taking good care of my stepdad he did surgery on him because he needs to get dialysis again thank you dr.shah!!!!!

Felix torres Apr 13 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

I feel heard and cared for after my visit. Dr.Musha is an excellent professional. I think I finally found what I was looking for, for many years.

Apr 13 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Fred V Apr 11 2020

Review for Dr. Sabido

Marion R. Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Miglietta

Dr. Dela Cruz, WE ARE GOING TO MISS YOU! R.I.P. BEST Doctor ever.

RayRay Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. dela Cruz

Apr 09 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Dr P is one of the best if not the best specialist/docs I have encountered,been in Healthcare for 35 years, fantastic bedside, excellent follow up, super concerned, great listener.

Bob westenberger Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Pritsiolas

Frezurmind Mar 28 2020

Review for Dr. Borghini

Mar 17 2020

Review for Dr. Borker

Mar 14 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Thank you to Dr Musha and the entire staff, for being so helpful and supportive. You are such a wonderful doctor and the way you spoke and treated us was very comforting.I would definitely recommend you to other couples struggling to make their family complete.

Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Thank you Dr Ibrahim for relieving me of one more pain! You’re a wonderful doctor! See you in 4 weeks.

Johnny Donatelli Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Ibrahim

Very bad experience. He doesn’t care, and he doesn’t get back to you on test results. I will not recommend this doctor. And the staff is not friendly, very nasty.

Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Fernandez

Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Fernandez

Dr Musha's office is amazing! Everyone here from the doctor to the staff are genuinely the nicest people you could hope to meet in a doctor's office!!

Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Dr. Azzolini is the best! He makes sure you understand your options, is available to answer any questions and makes excellent analogies when he explains. He performed surgery on my Achilles tendon and I am pain free!! His office staff is very professional and helpful.

Christine Rennie Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Azzolini

I don’t feel he does his job well when it comes to the health of his patients always away and no response

Mar 05 2020

Review for Dr. Cruz

Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

SAURABH BHATIA Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Ghotra

I am so unbelievably grateful for everything Dr. Musha and his staff did for us! They gave us 2 beautiful children and did so in the most loving and caring environment. Dr Musha is the nicest, most genuine, and personable doctor I have ever encountered.

Mar 02 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

I just want everyone to know that I am at 39wks with a healthy baby, due any day now! I had IVF with Dr Musha. So grateful to all the wonderful professionals at Dr Musha's.

Feb 28 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

I can’t ask for a better PCP to take care of me and my family. We trust our lives with him.

Mylene Gonzalez Feb 27 2020

Review for Dr. Natarajan

Ed Lipinski Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Fogari

Dr. Gilberto Gastell is a great human being, he is our doctor for more than 15 years, I do not mind waiting for the time that is if in the end I am going to consult with a great professional and above all with a great capacity to understand you as a person. We are happy with him ??

Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Gastell

Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Feb 25 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Feb 22 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

It took 3 weeks for the office to return my call - after calling 4 times.

Feb 22 2020

Review for Dr. Abed

I recently had total hip replacement surgery. Dr. Ashraf and the entire staff were professional, respectful, and understanding. My quality of life has been restored. I’m so pleased to have chosen Dr. Ashraf.

Lisa Mulvaney Feb 20 2020

Review for Dr. Ashraf

Feb 18 2020

Review for Dr. Gastell

The office has been very attentive. Dr Azzolini answers all questions and makes me feel very comfortable. Very little wait time, appointments are always on time.

Leona Hogan Feb 17 2020

Review for Dr. Azzolini

I think he is the greatest .He been my Dr for almost 5 years ..Hes personality he listens he has a way about him.and one thing i.notice another thing about him is he not in it for the money ..he in it for years of love in medicine ....

Inez estrada in Hackensack, NJ - Feb 17 2020

Review for Dr. Siegel

Feb 15 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Yo eh visto al Dr.Shah por ya casi dos anos, me gusta como el doctor me informa sobre mi salid, es muy amable y professional. Sus asistentes son excelentes en tratar alos pacientes. Les recomiendo a todos venir con el no se arepentiran en tratar su salud a cada uno.

Milagros Acosta Feb 12 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Feb 12 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

I recommend Dr. Siegel to anyone looking for great Gastroenterologist. He listens well and shows concern. Very professional. I had a procedure done, all went well. I'm very happy with him. His facility is very clean and his staff is very professional and caring as well.

Rick R. Feb 10 2020

Review for Dr. Siegel

Micah Feb 10 2020

Review for Dr. Fritz

Carmen Reyes Feb 10 2020

Review for Dr. Siegel

Very reasonable and experienced Doctor. Catches symptoms without prescribing numerous tests.

Feb 08 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Feb 08 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Neil D. Feb 08 2020

Review for Dr. Siegel

Dr.shah is an amazing doctor really helped me with my vein and heart problem. Dr.shah goes above and beyond to help his patient's I am an 86 year old happy patient. THANK YOU DR.SHAH

subhash Gandhi Feb 04 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Been going 1.5 yrs...just met Dr. Last 2 visits....pushes unneeded tests like allergies which insurance pays $600 for even though i have no allergy. Made me sit thru that test even though i was in distress due to COPD flare up and needed nebulizer treatment.

GaryB Feb 02 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Jan 31 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

Jan 28 2020

Review for Dr. Behin

Dr.Musha is wonderful! I have been seeing him for years. He always listens to whatever I have to say and worked to adjust my meds to fit my needs. I recommend him to every one of my friends.

Jan 28 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

My experience with Dr. Ashraf was fantastic. I really appreciated the friendly staff and PA and the attention and care Dr. Ashraf provided. I would definitely recommend him for any orthopedic needs!

Raniah E. Jan 28 2020

Review for Dr. Ashraf

Jan 25 2020

Review for Dr. Mushayandebvu

The best foot doctor I’ve been to in all the years I’ve been searching. My feet feel so much better. Thanks doc. I love his personality. He is very caring and honest. Also, the staff is great.

Mary O in Jersey City , NJ - Jan 24 2020

Review for Dr. Denbleyker

Location

Neighborhood Health Center at Christ Hospital

176 Palisade Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306

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