Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

51%

Patients that would definitely recommend
19% lower than the national average


Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center is a medical facility located in Bronx, NY. This hospital has been recognized for Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2021)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, upper gastrointestinal surgery, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

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

5 ratings were worse than expected

7 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • 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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51%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
18% lower than the national average

51%

Would definitely recommend
19% lower than the national average

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health 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%66%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%51%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%76%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%43%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%47%66%

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%47%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%67%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Very professional, kind, answered all my questions. I was satisfied with the service provided. Would return if needed.

Carol Reidbord Dec 01 2021

Review for Dr. Kavaler

Great bedside manner. Immaculate office. Very helpful and friendly office staff. I recommend this practice and doctor without hesitation.

AMYZ Nov 30 2021

Review for Dr. Kavaler

Efficient, well spoken, kind listener and capable

Alice WEINER Nov 21 2021

Review for Dr. Pearlman

Dr. Pearlman was wonderful. He was patient and answered my questions and concerns. Would highly recommend him.

Nov 19 2021

Review for Dr. Pearlman

Dr Pearlman was calm and thoughtful in his explanations and in building a treatment plan. He also helped make sure that I was able to access the resources needed.

Kate M Nov 16 2021

Review for Dr. Pearlman

Location

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

234 E 149th St, Bronx, NY 10451

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