Abington Hospital—Jefferson Health

73%

Patients that would definitely recommend
3% higher than the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

3 ratings were worse than expected

10 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
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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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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72%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% higher than the national average

73%

Would definitely recommend
3% higher than the national average

Abington Hospital—Jefferson Health

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%83%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%65%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%65%66%

Abington Hospital—Jefferson Health

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%51%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%69%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Craft treats patients with respect and kindness. He explains issues in understandable ways to a lay person and I know he always has my best interests first and foremost. Highly recommend.

Suzanne Knell May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Craft

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Star

Kim May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Pak

Dr Gallant Seem to know exactly what was wrong with my hand. He did take an x-ray also to rule out other possibilities. He is very personable and informative and I would Definitely recommend him.

Susan Angrisani May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Gallant

My experience was great and extremely helpful!

Maggie C. May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Shikoff

Love, love, love them. Our house tested positive for Covid and the Drs and staff have been amazing!!!!! When I call they are so helpful, we have nurses that come to the house to check on the two that were the worst and they are wonderful!!! I always liked this office, but now I LOVE this office.

Madeline Juarbe May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Files

Highly professional. Listens, answers questions and quickly responds to patient concerns. Provides excellent care!

Earlene Huggins May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Matthews

Dr. Hsu has been a wonderful doctor since my first visit. My surgery went well. Dr. Hsu and his staff are great!

Marilyn C May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Hsu

He's great

Christine M May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Dachowski

Dr Scotland his staff are considerate and caring for you as a person they are efficient in helping to clear any questions or concerns I trust dr Scott with my life thankyou

Loretta slattery May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Scott

I’ve had one office visit and several telemedicine visits with Dr. Guttmann. He is kind, compassionate, knowledgeable, and a great listener. Dr. Guttmann has been a tremendous help to me and my family. He is well worth the wait for an appointment.

May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Guttmann

Robert May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Haidar

I would give Dr. Greis 6 stars if I could. His treatments were highly effective on the three occasions for which I needed his services. He was personable and a good listener. Highly recommend without reservation.

L. Rosner May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Greis

Joyce R May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Excellent care

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Chrusch

Had a lot of complicated issues that my specialist doctors couldn't figure out. Dr Portner was able to come up with a good plan and now I'm feeling better.

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Portner

Post surgical follow up appointment

Tom Vetterani May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Gallant

Dr. Star was very informative and also very pleasant. He explained the surgical procedure and answered all of my questions in a way I could understand the procedure and recovery. Dr. Star is very patient.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Star

Dr Pollock is an excellent doctor and takes his time listening and reviewing. I recommend Dr Pollock highly.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Pollock

I am Grateful and Thankful for Dr. Sanjay, I mass getting my Shots, but until my Primary gives the okay the measures Dr Sanjay has set for me is doing the Job. The entire Staff is AWESOME SAUCE!????

Tanya Fleming May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Nice guy. Very professional. Office staff great ( I was at the Chalfont locarion)

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Portner

I enjoy my visits with Dr Scott he always asks the right questions and makes sure I understand his response. He takes the time to make me feel that he cares about me and my health needs

Patrick McWilliams May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Scott

Bob Held, Jr. May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kolecki

Dr. Liu is by far the best doctor I've ever had. She goes above and beyond for her patients, providing the best care. I highly recommend her.

Jill D May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Liu

Dr. Shah is sensitive and caring which is appreciated. The Telemed appointments are very helpful.

Brett Buteau Patient & Nancy Courtney Advocate/Mot May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Arthur and Michelle Healy and family May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Silver

I feel confident & pleased with the out come of my visit

Georgette D. May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Shikoff

One of the best most caring doctors! Terrific , and wonderful is what I have to say ??Love her so much!

Nereida May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Collins

I was pleased with attentiveness of all personnel I was in contact with. I experienced very little waiting time while there. Hope my upcoming visits are as positive.

Charles Urion May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Lingenfelter

Dr. D Daniel Files is the best. I’ve been a patient for decades. He’s kind, caring, compassionate, as is his staff. He has always given me the time, & listens & advises. He deserves more than 5 stars. I’m old & I appreciate his expertise. I have always recommended him & always will.

Daryle Cherkas May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Files

Hello this Marks Boyd my last visit was excellent and swift relating to the time because the circumstance. Thank you so much.

Marks Boyd May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Dr Shah is a very caring patient Doctor.... I appreciate that he is there to help... Thank you Sue Detwiler

Susan Detwiler May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Very defensive and Rude!! Will not return!!

May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Lewis

donald R corum May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

Great care with Dr. Gallant. Would recommend to family and friends.

Dawn J. May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Gallant

She is amazing doctor and always makes sure that I am getting the best medical advice and always tends to my needs. I would highly recommend Dr. Freedman as a doctor. She is always looking out for the best for her patients.

Nicole W. May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Freedman

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Kaminetzky

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Dugan

Dr. Goodman is the most caring, patient, kind, and smart DR I have ever had. He is a gem!

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Goodman

Office staff very pleasant to deal with. LOVED the experience when dealing with people that care!

Dawn E. May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Shikoff

Every visit witj Dr. Chen was very informative and caring! I felt I was in the best hands throughout my treatment! Highly recommended!

Vince Catizone May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Chen

Michael Trycieckyj May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Lingenfelter

I have left many messages and written to you twice. I am a Diabetic patient who has come for years to your office every 9 weeks. To date I have received no information despite trying to make an appt. What seems to be the problems since you are now considered open?

Laura A Thompson May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Morgan

Jeneene King May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Arif

Patrick Parson May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Hsu

Dr. Lingenfelter is an excellent orthopedic doctor and I would recommend him to anybody looking to get pain relief.

David Pimentel May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Lingenfelter

I have seen Dr. Fall several times for my back pain and he has given me several epidural injections, which helped me tremendously. Now, I can do my daily activities with minimal pain. He is very caring and compassionate. One of the best doctors I've ever had!

May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Fall

Excellent bedside manner, attentive and caring. Highly recommend! He has made my life better with managing my chronic pain.

May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Fall

Terry Fisher May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Hoffman

Jen May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Jaffee

I’m new to PA and she was the best! Can’t wait to see her again next year!

Cynthia Fernandez May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Shields

Negative common sense....also need to take some of those thousands I wasted on him and buy some BRAIN TO MOUTH FILTERS

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Carson

Excellent and Caring staff!

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Resnick

Dr. Balarana"s performed heart cath including 2 stents cannot thank him enough was very informative through the whole procedure TY again Doc.

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Balaratna

Dr Namdari s a caring, kind doctor. He did a great job on my shoulder replacement.

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Namdari

Dr Jascha Rubin is excellent specialist and has a very nive personality. He helpd me when I was suffering from anemia.

Olga May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Rubin

Wonderful OB....I highly recommend Dr.Dugan…I have been her patient for over 10 years and she is the best!

May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Dugan

Great doc!!!!!

Bob Bugsch May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Kwok

Gene R May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Vu

Sadly Dr Schwartz passed away in April, 2020. He was a kind, gentle man who really knew his psychopharmacology. Always ready to listen, he would explain the meds he put me on. Blessings to his family.

Ruth Deming May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

I was referred to Dr Guttmann because of health issues. Dr Guttmann is patient and truly listens to you. Prior to a procedure l contacted him numerous times via Patient Portal. He answered every question in a very timely fashion. He truly makes you feel important.

Lisa P. May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Guttmann

This was my first telephone appointment. It was easy and efficient. Dr. Harris is the best.

Julianna McKeever May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Harris

Dr Lewis is awesome. I have been a patient of his for around 18 yrs.He has help me manage my migraines and l would highly recommend him to anyone who suffers from migraines. My favorite doctor.

May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Lewis

Dr Fuchs went above and beyond his duties.

May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Fuchs

I trust Dr Star totally. He’s caring, thorough and extremely easy to visit with. I’m so confident in him , he will do my other hip soon.

Ger Kehoe May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Star

Doctor was very attentive to my issue. He explained the reason for my problem and the steps necessary to treat it. Doctor was very pleasant.

Igor C. May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Shikoff

Thorough, polite, and makes sure you understand

Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Scott

No follow-up after seeking support by phone, quick to limit office time. Does not exude much of an attitude of concern for patients. Do not recommend.

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Waldfogel

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Collins

Dr. Greene is the best he’s taken care of me three other times in my husband and three other times! We have recommended him to two of our friends also who were totally satisfied with his service

Judy Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Greene

Entire staff is always polite and professional. Dr. Rosero speaks to you and not at you. Always answers any questions I may have and I never felt rushed. Never left in exam room for long time and he gives the best shots.

Jacki M Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Rosero

The doctor explained everything in detail, made sure I understood what he was doing and giving me a heads up before doing anything.

James E. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Shikoff

The Dr took all the time I needed to understand what was going on with my foot.

Anonymous Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Shikoff

What defines individuals is how they treat others during troublesome times. Dr Clark saw me as a brand new patient, in the evening when my very own eye doctor of 10 years would not. He found herpes in my eye,and I feel far better after 3 days. on treatment. He is the exceptionally best.

Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Winas

A very knowledgeable and caring Doctor .I highly recommend!

Kevin Roscioli Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Crocetti

J. Emerson Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenberg

John J Acconzo Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Chen

Apr 26 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenstein

Fantastic doctors and practice. I had my wisdom teeth extraction with Dr. Steinkeler, and was extremely pleased with the result. Look no further for oral surgery needs.

SN Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Steinkeler

I will always recommend Dr. Brahmabhatt. He is honest. He will let you know what the problem is, and what you need to do to get better. I also left a review on the Rothman Facebook Page.

Geraldine Brown Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Brahmabhatt

I cannot understand the negative reviews on this site. They do not reflect my experience with Dr Porter at all. He helped me and my wife with conditions that went wrongly treated for years. Now we are back on track to good health. He is a very good doctor!

Sahib A. Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Portner

Direct, honest and caring. (I work in healthcare myself)

Lynda S Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Star

Anna Nuñez Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Mehnert

Dr Ott is the most down to earth caring doctor and takes the time to listen and treat each patient with honest care, I’ve been seeing her for many yrs and she hasn’t changed. She’s the best and I recommend her highly

Levi D Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Ott

Anna Boyle Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Rosero

Dr. Rosero was very cordial and thorough with my examination. He went to bat for me to get my insurance company to allow an MRI. He treated my issue and has given me great support. I know I can count on him if I need his expertise again.

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Rosero

Very pleased with the level of professionalism and recommendations.

Brenda W. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Shikoff

I like him a lot he’s a good doctor very thorough I ask questions explains everything very well I recommend him highly.

James Parisi Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Neri

I would recommend Dr. Frieden Heim to anyone with pulmonary problems he’s very personal and a very good doctor

James parisi Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Friedenheim

He’s one of the Best and Most Respected Doctors in the field . I’ve been going to this practice for 7 years, and never had a problem

Gene Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

David M Scott Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Rothstein

Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

Shawn Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Freedman

Dr Lee is always pleasant and professional. He will always give you straight advice on you issues

Steve Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Location

Abington Hospital—Jefferson Health

1200 Old York Rd, Abington, PA 19001