Ocean Medical Center

70%

Patients that would definitely recommend
Equal to the national average


Ocean Medical Center is a medical facility located in Brick, NJ. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™, America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™, and more.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2021, 2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass surgery

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2021, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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

4 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following 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

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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69%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
Equal to the national average

70%

Would definitely recommend
Equal to the national average

Ocean 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%74%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%76%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%56%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%88%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%

Ocean Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%53%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Patricia Nov 28 2020

Review for Dr. Squillaro

all staff and dr agrawal are all very competent. I also appreciate the very short wait time to see the doctor

Nov 28 2020

Review for Dr. Agrawal

A very concerned, patient man who answered all questions and gave his best advice

JOYCE SIMS Nov 26 2020

Review for Dr. Jethwa

She is a fantastic Dr. would definitely recommend her to anyone who needs Treatment in the Freehold area.

Jackie williams Nov 25 2020

Review for Dr. Najmey

Dr. Nitche is fantastic! If you want a doctor that is going to do the right surgery, he is the one. I've had my knee and shoulder surgery done by Dr. Nitche and I'm back doing the things I love. He's the best!

Nov 25 2020

Review for Dr. Nitche

Location

Ocean Medical Center

425 Jack Martin Blvd, Brick, NJ 08724

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