Interfaith Medical Center

54%

Patients that would definitely recommend
16% 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

2 ratings were worse than expected

10 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
  • 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
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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56%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
13% lower than the national average

54%

Would definitely recommend
16% lower than the national average

Interfaith 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%69%78%

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%78%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%38%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%52%66%

Interfaith 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%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

A.G Jun 13 2021

Review for Dr. Reddy

Dr. Leftkowitz is one of the most thoughtful, knowledgeable & caring doctors that I have come in contact with in my lifetime. Under his care, I have had many more days with less pain then I thought imaginable. His staff is pretty terrific, too!

G. Galati May 26 2021

Review for Dr. Lefkowitz

My visit was very good experience I will be visiting him again soon so as to manage my pain and give me relief

Jacqueline Hibbert May 25 2021

Review for Dr. Lefkowitz

Excellent doctor. Very thorough and very nice. Explained everything.

Barbara Barrish May 17 2021

Review for Dr. Gorenburg

He is a nice doctor explains things to you and always try to remedy any situation

Sharon Frederick May 07 2021

Review for Dr. Shiferaw-Deribe

Location

Interfaith Medical Center

1545 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11213

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