Cooper University Hospital


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

Cooper University Hospital is a medical facility located in Camden, NJ. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™.


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™ (2021, 2020, 2019)

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

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

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

10 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
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% higher than the national average


Would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Cooper University Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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


Communication with nurses

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


Communication about medicines

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


Discharge Information

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


Care Transition

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


Responsiveness of hospital staff

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


Cooper University Hospital

National Average


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



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



Provider Reviews

Cliff Mautner Jun 23 2021

Review for Dr. Pecarsky

outstanding surgeon. I had many questions when my stitches were removed after an ankle surgery. He actually answered them all before I had a chance to ask. He was patient, kind, and personable. Highly recommend using him if given the chance

Jun 22 2021

Review for Dr. Mashru

I would highly recommend Dr. Lipetskaia. I didn’t feel rushed at all and she talked through everything in meticulous detail. She was extremely knowledgeable and truly listened. Her office staff was top notch and very helpful.

Jun 22 2021

Review for Dr. Lipetskaia

Jenna Jun 17 2021

Review for Dr. Kaufman

She is a godsend. Her expertise along with her personality made me feel like I finally found the right doc. Best I've ever met so far. She is one of the few that knows about my condition. And is taking action for the best care. Thanks.

Joann Jun 16 2021

Review for Dr. Wilson-Smith


Cooper University Hospital

1 Cooper Plz, Camden, NJ 08103

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