Putnam Hospital Center


Patients that would definitely recommend
1% higher than the national average

Putnam Hospital Center is a medical facility located in Carmel, NY. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™ and Outstanding Patient Experience Award™.


Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

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

13 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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
6% higher than the national average


Would definitely recommend
1% higher than the national average

Putnam Hospital Center

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


Putnam Hospital Center

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

Wonderful Doctor. He listens He is a great surgeon and wonderful doctor.

Jun 09 2021

Review for Dr. Khabie

Dr. Grossman and his staff greet you and treat you with warmth and professionalism. I don’t feel like a number in their system, but an actual human being. Not to mention that Dr. Grossman is an excellent surgeon who helped me get pain free of both knees! Thank you, Dr. Grossman!

Sheila Spector Jun 04 2021

Review for Dr. Grossman

We've had multiple visits with Dr. Pimentel and absolutely love her. She's an amazing Dr. and I would recommend her to anyone.

Jessica Catalanotto May 19 2021

Review for Dr. Pimentel

hava May 18 2021

Review for Dr. Chin

Excellent surgeon. I experienced a huge improvement in my situation and I am pain-free. Support staff in office are also excellent. Yes: choose Dr. Syed.

May 14 2021

Review for Dr. Syed


Putnam Hospital Center

670 Stoneleigh Ave, Carmel, NY 10512

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