Saint Peter's University Hospital

78%

Patients that would definitely recommend
8% higher than the national average

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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • 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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76%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
7% higher than the national average

78%

Would definitely recommend
8% higher than the national average

Saint Peter's University Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%81%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%65%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%53%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%62%66%

Saint Peter's University 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

Very professional staff, doctor was very helpful.

Carlos R. Jun 18 2021

Review for Dr. Galowitz

Very attentive, very nice staff, didn't feel rushed.

T. T. Jun 18 2021

Review for Dr. Galowitz

Harvey and Sharon Yonowitz Jun 18 2021

Review for Dr. Singal

Dr. Brotman O’Neill is a great vascular surgeon. She has wonderful bedside manner and completely fixed all my leg problems.

Jun 17 2021

Review for Dr. Brotman-O'Neill

Dr. Greenberg is very knowledgeable and experienced. He is to the point and honest, but not at all gruff or condescending. He treated my like a fellow human being and not like a study subject which so often can happen. I am very happy to have found him.

Stefan S. Jun 17 2021

Review for Dr. Greenberg

Location

Saint Peter's University Hospital

254 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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