Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital


Patients that would definitely recommend
18% lower than the national average

Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital is a medical facility located in Mount Vernon, NY. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™.


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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

11 ratings were as expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • 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
  • 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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Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
11% lower than the national average


Would definitely recommend
18% lower than the national average

Montefiore Mount Vernon 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


Montefiore Mount Vernon 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

The NP-doc has a great sense of humor and is very approachable. Listens to and answers any questions you may have. He takes his time with you, and I did not feel rushed.

Mrs. S Williams Apr 25 2021

Review for Assad Mujtaba

The doctor was fantastic. He listened, and addressed the issues I was experiencing. He was very thorough and showed concern for my fears on my first visit to him for a physical. I'll keep him as my primary care physician. He comes strongly recommended.

Nomi K Apr 25 2021

Review for Assad Mujtaba

J. Blackwell Apr 20 2021

Review for Dr. Prevor-Weiss

Not personale at all. Very serious and not helpful. It was so awkward with him that I couldn't help but laugh and he kept pressing me for laughing and was not happy with me. Super weird. Im sure hes very smart but I would not recommend based on personality.

Apr 05 2021

Review for Dr. Hemmerdinger

I've visited this dr twice and I Don't like him, he has no compassion, or bedside manner. He is condescending and obviously only interested in himself! I will Never see him again!

Donna Mar 30 2021

Review for Dr. Elyaderani


Montefiore Mount Vernon Hospital

12 N 7th Ave, Mount Vernon, NY 10550

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