Westchester Medical Center

100 Woods Rd, Valhalla NY, 10595

(914) 493-7000

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Clinical Quality: Appendectomy

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Appendectomy

Complications Based Rating on 88 hospital cases and a national average of 185 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Bariatric Surgery

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Bariatric Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 656 hospital cases and a national average of 417 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 264 cases.

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Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 324 cases.

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Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 705 cases.

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Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 544 cases.

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Valve Surgery

Mortality Based Rating on 355 cases.

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Defibrillator Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 69 hospital cases and a national average of 78 cases.

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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 151 hospital cases and a national average of 156 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 77 cases.

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Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 44 cases.

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Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 89 cases.

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Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 649 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 135 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 97 cases.

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Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 154 cases.

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Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 235 cases.

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Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 54 cases.

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Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 46 cases.

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Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 64 hospital cases and a national average of 117 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gynecologic Surgeries and Procedures

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Gynecologic Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 133 hospital cases and a national average of 152 cases.

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Hysterectomy

Complications Based Rating on 340 hospital cases and a national average of 259 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Labor and Delivery

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C-Section Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 997 hospital cases and a national average of 1447 cases.

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Vaginal Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 1382 hospital cases and a national average of 2925 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
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Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality Based Rating on 208 cases.

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Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 601 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 226 hospital cases and a national average of 245 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 124 hospital cases and a national average of 232 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 227 hospital cases and a national average of 400 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Prostate Surgery

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Prostate Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 41 hospital cases and a national average of 93 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 192 cases.

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Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 305 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 70 hospital cases and a national average of 102 cases.

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 178 hospital cases and a national average of 204 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

Complications Based Rating on 78 hospital cases and a national average of 72 cases.

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Carotid Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 152 hospital cases and a national average of 141 cases.

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Peripheral Vascular Bypass

Complications Based Rating on 59 hospital cases and a national average of 64 cases.

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Patient Experience

After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). Healthgrades obtains this survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

55% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • Westchester Medical Center
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

  • Doctors always communicated well

  • Nurses always communicated well

  • Patients always received help as soon as they wanted

  • Staff always explained

  • Pain was always well controlled

  • Always quiet at night

  • Room was always clean

  • Yes, staff did give patients this information

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Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 0 safety indicators

Rated As Expected in 8 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated Worse Than Expected in 5 safety indicators

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
0 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Westchester Medical Center

100 Woods Rd
Valhalla, NY 10595