Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

58%

Patients that would definitely recommend
12% lower than the national average

Awards

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

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
Learn more about patient safety ratings

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).

Learn more about patient experience
54%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
15% lower than the national average

58%

Would definitely recommend
12% lower than the national average

Jamaica Hospital 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%76%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%73%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%53%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%78%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%45%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%58%66%

Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%53%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Me and my family follows at her private Office in freshmeadows. Iam treated like a family here. She is very patient you never feel being rushed.very Kind staff.I wish very one sould see this doctor. Sent Friends and they are happy too.

IDELSY VAZQUEZ-BOADA Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Alwani

Dr Salima Alwani is amazing.my whole family comes here .I would highly recommend her.very friendly and accommodating.I follow her at her private office in fresh Meadows.

Fiza Khan Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Alwani

Nancy Gaines Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Alwani

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. McDonald

He is very compassionate. He listens with full attention and does not speak over one. He was very patient and articulate when explaining what was going on with not only my glaucoma but unusual painful extreme light sensitivity. His office staff was also as patient and understanding.

Lourdes Rosa-Carrasquillo Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Rothstein

Rebecca silber Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Egol

It was really good. She was very welcoming from the moment i walked in to her office to the second i left her office. Seems very qualified in the field of medicine and is just overall one of the best doctors I've ever met. Would highly recommend.

Anonymous Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Weinman

Dr. Sheth has helped me with my anxiety issues. He is very compassionate and a great listener. If I need to call him, he'll always get right back to me (even on a weekend) He really cares about his patients. I highly recommend him.

Debbie Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Sheth

Gabrielle Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Egol

He has helped my dad a lot with his anger issues. He is very patient and understanding. He speaks english, hindi and gujarati which is plus! I would recommend this doctor!

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Sheth

He has helped my dad a lot with his anger issues. He is very patient and understanding. He speaks english, hindi and gujarati which is plus! I would recommend this doctor!

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Sheth

Chloe Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Alaia

PANW Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Shukla

Dr. Doshi is a kind, caring compassionate doctor. He is knowledgeable and thorough. Reminds me of a doctor from the old days but with the know how and skill of 2020.

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Doshi

Mariluz Valle May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Cervantes

Manman May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Masrouha

Definitely “listens “ to my concerns and treats accordingly.

Agnes May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Hu

Dana May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Masrouha

DrBillP May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Masrouha

Dr. Oodal has been my primary Physician for several years..May he continued to be blessed with his healing and educated care towards his patients. A Doctor that cares about his patients and wants to help and create good health.

alice jena May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Oodal

Dr. Roth has been my doctor for 29 years. He is excellent. Very caring and explains everything very well. If you need a specialist, he refers you to the best. Waiting time is about 15 minutes. Making an appointment is always within a few days.

Sylvia Melendez May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Roth

Dr. Shukla is an excellent and compassionate physician for lots of my family members. He take his time to discuss all matters may it be minor or major. He takes his time to review all aspects of our concerns and questions. I would highly recommend his services without any reservations

MS May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Shukla

This Place is amazing, from the Staff to Doctor Shukla they all are doing a wonderful job . They really care for their patients. I've been so impressed with my visit here and I totally recommend this place for anyone. Great job guys, Keep up with the Good Work

ZOOM May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Shukla

Dr. Cherefant is absolutely amazing with excellent bedside manner! Very clean office and great staff! He delivered my son and I wouldn't change a thing about my experience!

Magda Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Cherenfant

My husband had a horrendous experience here. I can't wait for his license to be revoked.

Susan McHale Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Perez

Terrible

Jason McHale Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Perez

her directions were very clear and she knew exactly what i needed right away in a matter of five mins. pleasant experience, everyone was chill and welcoming'

Ysmeth M. Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. McDonald

Awful doctor. Refused to prescribe migraine medication saying she was a junkie in front of her daughter as she stood there with full blown migraine.

Mar 20 2020

Review for Dr. Delman

love the fact that she actually looked into my face to tell me whats best for my acne to clear up in three months.

Diomonique G. Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

M M Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Tinna

Navneet .G Mar 14 2020

Review for Dr. Alwani

very good

Anonymous Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Loved it, addressed all of my issues and provided resolutions.

Nadia H. Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

P:lace is nice and clean. Staff was helpful. Doctor was accurate, kind, and helpful

Erika G. Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Helpful

Ayesha R. Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Doctor Patel is an ANGEL.

Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

I have been seeing dr ALwani for longest .I see her as a person who I can talk to.very accommodating with appointments and walk in.very thourough ,understanding. I ALWAYS LEAVE FEELING MUCH BETTER. LOVE THE STAFF TOO. WOULD NOT SEE ANY OTHER DOCTOR.

Sophia A Brown Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Alwani

professional and efficient.

Carnice M. Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Khatri

fast and easy only tokje 10 mints

Demar W. Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

feel comfortble with her knowledge

Debbie S. Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Verna is a skin and Hair whisperer! If you are suffering with Acne or Hair Loss like I was ; Please make an appointment here.

Anonymous Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

over all I felt comfortable with her

Franshua M. Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

My acne has significantly improved and I am always impressed after leaving.

Emily M. Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

pleasant and re-assuring

Bernice G. Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

She is very professional and high skilled therapist. She has talent to speck important matters in your daily life with realistic solutions . I guess she love her job and if you love what you do you will be excellent..

Mar 06 2020

Review for Marissa Penn

I have been seeing Dr Alwani for years and very satisfied,she answers all my questions and takes good care of me . I will never switch her for another doctor I come from far to see her

Ramjas.v Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Alwani

I dealt with P.A. Verna she was very professional and knowledgeable. Very attentive, pleasant and welcoming staff.

J. C. Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Verna provided me bed curb to the highest level she really was informative with her feedback .

Jovanna D. L. S. Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

appreciated that she gave me clear feedback and educated me in other areas other than what I came in for.

Cristina M. Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

the office atmosphere is welcoming staff is polite and helpful. Doctor was helpful in addressing concerns and providing solutions with followup

Anonymous Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

The provider was able to give clear answers to my questions and provided a thorough explanation to how to use the medication

Anonymous Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

excellent

Debbie I. Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Dr SHUKLA is an excellent doctor. Very good listener and compassionate. He treats you like you’re his family. I couldn’t have asked for a better doctor! Very caring. Great human being. Absolute best !!!

Jazmine K Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Shukla

Amazing service at Dr Alwani clinic, very friendly team willing to help. Great medical advices and the wait time is super fast. Quality service for anyone looking for excellent healthcare services.

Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Alwani

Dr. Verna Broughton was very pleasant and answered all of my questions. She was extremely patient. I would highly recommend her.

K. M. Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

I could not do anything without this doctor,she is so sweet.she is some one I can talk to and explains everything clearly. I have been seeing her for years.

Maureen.S Mar 02 2020

Review for Dr. Alwani

Infinity dermatology is the best dermatologist!

Anonymous Mar 02 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Maria Lyrist Mar 02 2020

Review for Dr. Vasa

She was very kind, helpful, and quick. I was a little nervous but she made me feel very comfortable. Thank you!

J. V. Feb 28 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

I was very comfortable and the procedure was quick.

B. F. Feb 27 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

great

Diana C. Feb 27 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Joan M. Feb 27 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Verna was efficient and addressed all of my needs adequately. She answered all of my questions and provided her best professionall advice

Sherese J. Feb 27 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

very knowledgeable

Anonymous Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Amazing!!! Always a pleasure.

A. N. Feb 25 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Nice guy but outdated in techniques. Obviously not trained in aesthetics. Depends on Natalie (not a nurse) for opinions and guidance.

Peppi Feb 23 2020

Review for Dr. Freeley

first visit went well

Dionne R. Feb 21 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Nice, but not my first choice Feb 21 2020

Review for Dr. Alwani

Excellent care, appropriate attention to problem and questions. Wait time a bit long but worth it!

Feb 21 2020

Review for Dr. Paksima

i felt extremely comfortable which is important to me

Sabrina C. Feb 20 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

very welcoming

S. M. Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Thorough, patient and clear explanations.

J. B. Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

I loved Verna! She's amazing, addressed all my concerns and listen.

Johanna H. Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Great visit. Doctor is thorough with great bedside manner!

Feb 18 2020

Review for Dr. Cardona

Feb 13 2020

Review for Dr. Shridharani

I have been seeing dr Alwani for many years and I really appreciate what she did for me and I highly recommend family and friends

Kumar Feb 13 2020

Review for Dr. Alwani

cool

Antonio O. Feb 13 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

they remember me from my last visit.

Michele V. Feb 13 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

helpful

Anonymous Feb 12 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Great Staff and Dr. Min and her MA were so sweet and precise

Anonymous Feb 11 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

loved the whole staff

Anonymous Feb 11 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Best decision ever made, understands my problems and solves them without any confusion

A. A. Feb 11 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

This provider listens to me and treats me with respect! I am very grateful to have access to this care. My skin looks so much better!

A. S. Feb 11 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Had a great experience. Seen right away, friendly and knowledgeable staff.

S. J. Feb 11 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

actively listens and is very aware of my needs and wants

Leslie P. Feb 08 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

I wanted to have my skin really looked over and not have cookie cutter diagnose.

Abigail A. Feb 07 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

everyone is very kind, imane and maricelanne are great

Segaundo M. Feb 06 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

todos bien

Elena M. Feb 06 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

posetive great insight on my treatment

Frank S. Feb 05 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Came in to have dry skin checked out. Was given a prescription and a skin check.

Anonymous Feb 05 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

I was treated yesterday for macular degeneration with an intraocular injection that as a physician no way I will allow that but with a magic explanation by Dr. Shulman and a very professional touch I got it. doing well and still asking how that happened it was magic. TK

Jose Fulgencio-Delmonte, M.D. Feb 05 2020

Review for Dr. Shulman

They listen and help with my issues with my skin.

Candace M. Feb 05 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

pa verna was attentive and cared about improving my skin goals

Temitope E. Feb 05 2020

Review for Dr. Weinberg

Great guy. Friendly and compassionate

T Snyder Feb 04 2020

Review for Dr. Alaia

Location

Jamaica Hospital Medical Center

8900 Van Wyck Expy, Jamaica, NY 11418