NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst

79 01 Broadway, Elmhurst NY, 11373

(718) 334-4000

55% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst has achieved 1 quality award distinction in the last 12 months.

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NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst has been recognized by Healthgrades for 1 Clinical Quality Award in the last 12 months

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Clinical Quality: Appendectomy

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Appendectomy

Complications Based Rating on 277 hospital cases and a national average of 169 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 159 cases.

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Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 302 cases.

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Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 495 cases.

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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 58 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 99 cases.

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Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 30 cases.

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Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 100 cases.

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Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 835 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 74 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 40 cases.

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Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 35 cases.

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Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 222 cases.

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Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 39 cases.

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Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 30 cases.

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Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 30 hospital cases and a national average of 118 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gynecologic Surgeries

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Gynecologic Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 124 hospital cases and a national average of 163 cases.

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Hysterectomy

Complications Based Rating on 215 hospital cases and a national average of 236 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Labor and Delivery

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C-Section Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 2707 hospital cases and a national average of 1473 cases.

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Vaginal Delivery

Complications Based Rating on 5928 hospital cases and a national average of 2870 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality Based Rating on 46 cases.

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Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 292 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 291 hospital cases and a national average of 253 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 36 hospital cases and a national average of 418 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 411 cases.

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Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 378 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

  • NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

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

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

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

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

  • Percent of patients who said their pain was evaluated and well managed

  • 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

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

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Patient Safety Ratings

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Rated Better Than Expected in 2 safety indicators

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated As Expected in 8 safety indicators

  • 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
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

Rated Worse Than Expected in 2 safety indicators

  • 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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NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst

79 01 Broadway
Elmhurst, NY 11373