Bellevue Hospital Center

66%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% lower 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

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • 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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63%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% lower than the national average

66%

Would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Bellevue Hospital Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%70%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%54%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%80%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%46%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%53%66%

Bellevue Hospital Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%46%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%63%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Santana is excellent physician. She listens, she prescribed the right medication. She explained throughout your conditions and give provide you with alternate treatments so you make an informative decision.

Aug 04 2021

Review for Dr. Santana

What’s on time and very efficient I am very courteous

Aug 03 2021

Review for Dr. Ostad

Excellent Doctor friendly and professional . Explained everything and took the time to answer questions

Aug 03 2021

Review for Dr. Cacciola

Amy Bizjak Aug 02 2021

Review for Dr. Pothuri

Dr. Greenwald is a wonderful, knowledgeable physician. She listens to me and answers my questions. She is thorough and dependable.

Gaetana Michela Manuele Aug 02 2021

Review for Dr. Greenwald

Location

Bellevue Hospital Center

462 1st Ave, New York, NY 10016

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