Pascack Valley Medical Center

65%

Patients that would definitely recommend

5% lower than the national average

Pascack Valley Medical Center is a medical facility located in Westwood, NJ. This hospital has been recognized for Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™

Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™ (2024, 2023)

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

  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

11 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Appendectomy

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Bariatric Surgery

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Specialty Excellence Awards

Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™

Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™

2024, 2023

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Heart Attack

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Diabetic Emergencies

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Respiratory Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Gynecologic Procedures

In Hospital

As Expected

Hysterectomy

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

C-Section Delivery

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Vaginal Delivery

In Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Stroke

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Hip Replacement

In Hospital

As Expected

Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Outpatient Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Outpatient Back and Neck Surgery (except Spinal Fusion)

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Better than Expected

Pneumonia

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Spinal Fusion

In Hospital

As Expected

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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68%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10

1% lower than the national average

65%

Would definitely recommend

5% lower than the national average

Pascack Valley 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%76%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%77%78%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%62%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%58%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%44%52%

Pascack Valley Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%59%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%68%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Bassaro is a great surgeon as well as a fantastic personality. He is always shows very much interest in your care. If you need a shoulder or elbow Orthopedic Dr. Call Dr Bassaro.

Feb 27 2024

Review for Dr. Bassora

I saw Dr. Shah in April 2023, since a coworker recommended Dr. Shah after finding out I was pregnant and I’m glad I became a patient. I have seen him in both offices Clifton and Glen Ridge. He is very thorough and patient even after having so many questions and concerns. Him and his staff made me...

Cristina A. Feb 21 2024

Review for Dr. Shah

I wish I had known how amazing Dr Reidler is before. My surgery went very well and my incision were very clean and neat. I absolutely recommended him

Ever Campos Feb 20 2024

Review for Dr. Reidler

Dr. Bassora did a shoulder replacement on me in Sept. Dr. Bassora was great to work with and the surgery results are fantastic. I was very quickly able to regain full strength and a range of motion more than I had anticipated. I would definitely recommend Dr. Bassora.

Jim Cooper Feb 15 2024

Review for Dr. Bassora

I have suffered from spinal stenosis for several years. I had pain in my legs which limited my walking and standing. I tried injections and surgery but nothing helped. It was then that I was introduced to Dr. Jay Reidler. He is a brilliant doctor with impressive medical skills. He explained the type...

Eliyahu Kahanow Feb 13 2024

Review for Dr. Reidler

Location

Pascack Valley Medical Center

250 Old Hook Rd, Westwood NJ 07675

CallDirections

(201) 383-1035

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Pascack Valley Medical Center located?

Pascack Valley Medical Center is located at 250 Old Hook Rd, Westwood, NJ 07675. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Has Pascack Valley Medical Center won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

Yes, Pascack Valley Medical Center has been awarded with Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™ in the past two years.

Is Pascack Valley Medical Center highly rated with patients?

68% patients recommend this hospital. See Healthgrades for detailed clinical ratings by specialty.

Does Pascack Valley Medical Center score well in safety ratings?

Healthgrades tracks outcome ratings for 12 hospital services. View more details here.

How do I get in at Pascack Valley Medical Center?

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How does Pascack Valley Medical Center rank in terms of safety and outcomes?

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Contact Us

250 Old Hook Rd

Westwood, NJ 07675

Directions

(201) 383-1035