Nassau University Medical Center

53%

Patients that would definitely recommend
17% 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
  • 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
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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55%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
14% lower than the national average

53%

Would definitely recommend
17% lower than the national average

Nassau University 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%71%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%67%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%50%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%75%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%33%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%53%66%

Nassau University Medical 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%68%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Sierra Felker Dec 01 2021

Review for Dr. Sgro

I fully trust Hom

Aly U. Nov 30 2021

Review for Dr. Kasper

She is very detailed, diligent and kind

Justin Christopher Ho Nov 26 2021

Review for Dr. Sgro

Was very thorough and kind while treating my 93-year-old mother. Would highly recommend

Nov 25 2021

Review for Dr. Sgro

She was upfront and to the point. Loved her approach.

Chloe Ellis Nov 25 2021

Review for Dr. Sgro

Location

Nassau University Medical Center

2201 Hempstead Tpke, East Meadow, NY 11554

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