KINGSBROOK JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER - BROOKLYN, NY

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Addresss:
585 SCHENECTADY AVENUE
BROOKLYN, NY, 11203
Phone (make sure to verify first before calling): (718) 604-5789

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Hospital Owner: Voluntary non-profit - Private
Emergency Services: Yes
Type: Rehabilitation Units

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Employment Full-Time Equivalent
Licensed Practical Or Vocational Nurses : 69.80
Registered Professional Nurses : 317.00
Other Salaried Personnel : 1420.80
Dieticians : 7.80
Occupational Therapists : 17.80
Physical Therapists : 15.80
Registered Pharmacists : 16.40
Respiratory Therapists : 21.10
Speech Pathologists Or Audiologists : 7.60
Physicians : 32.50
Medical Social Workers : 27.70
Medical Laboratory Technologists : 29.40
Nuclear Medicine Technicians : 6.00
Physician Assistants : 7.70
Diagnostic Radiology Technicians : 15.80
Nurse Practitioners: 5.80
Residents (Physicians) : 77.40
Psychologists : 2.60

Number Of Beds
Total: 343
Total Certified: 343
Psychiatric Unit Beds: 30
Rehabilitation Unit Beds: 105

Provided Services
Nuclear Medicine Services
Acute Renal Dialysis Services
Anatomical Laboratory Services
Anesthesia Services
Audiology Services
Blood Bank Services
CT Scanner Services
Chemotherapy Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Dedicated Emergency Department Services
Dental Services
Diagnostic Radiology Services
Dietary Services
Emergency Services
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripter Services
Geriatric Psychiatric Services
Home Health Services
ICU - Cardiac (Non-Surgical)Services
ICU - Medical/Surgical Services
Inpatient Rehabilitation (Carf Accredited) Services
Inpatient Surgical Services
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (Mri) Services
Occupational Therapy Services
Operating Room Services
Opthalmic Surgery Services
Optometric Services
Orthopedic Surgery Services
Outpatient Rehabilitation Services
Outpatient Surgery Unit Services
Outppatient Psychiatric Services
Pediatric Services
Pharmacy Services
Physical Therapy Services
Positron Emission Tomography (Pet) Scan Services
Postoperative Recovery Room Services
Reconstructive Surgery Services
Respiratory Care Services
Social Services
Speech Pathology Services
Therapeutic Radiology Services

Hospital Acquired Conditions

Falls and injuries
Here:

0.255%
State:

0.660%
Blood infection from a catheter in a large vein
This Hospital:

0.255%
New York:

0.435%
Severe pressure sores (bed sores)
This Hospital:

0.383%
New York:

0.452%

Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) - Medicare Provider Charge Data

Acute Myocardial Infarction, Discharged Alive with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$58,657
New York:

$46,975
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,230
New York:

$15,936
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.93%
State:

1.08%
Atherosclerosis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$18,635
State:

$15,244
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,825
State:

$5,248
Number of discharges: 32
This Hospital:

1.49%
New York:

0.63%
Bronchitis and Asthma with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$30,308
New York:

$23,060
Average Total Payments
Here:

$8,325
New York:

$8,106
Number of discharges: 24
Here:

1.12%
State:

0.52%
Bronchitis and Asthma without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$21,388
New York:

$16,914
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,182
New York:

$6,056
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.51%
New York:

0.36%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$35,636
State:

$23,294
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,924
State:

$7,529
Number of discharges: 39
Here:

1.82%
State:

1.43%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$38,962
New York:

$34,476
Average Total Payments
Here:

$12,245
New York:

$11,180
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.89%
State:

0.84%
Cardiac Arrhythmia and Conduction Disorders without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,405
State:

$15,605
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,700
New York:

$4,967
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.51%
New York:

1.64%
Cellulitis with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$46,561
State:

$41,293
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,148
New York:

$13,424
Number of discharges: 20
Here:

0.93%
State:

0.32%
Cellulitis without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,800
New York:

$21,478
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,332
New York:

$7,326
Number of discharges: 59
Here:

2.76%
New York:

2.35%
Chest Pain
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$22,483
State:

$14,161
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$5,543
New York:

$5,137
Number of discharges: 69
Here:

3.22%
State:

2.94%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,161
New York:

$23,013
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,570
New York:

$8,087
Number of discharges: 43
This Hospital:

2.01%
State:

1.94%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$34,789
State:

$30,592
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,453
New York:

$10,182
Number of discharges: 39
Here:

1.82%
State:

1.87%
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,794
State:

$16,960
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,159
New York:

$6,071
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.65%
State:

1.51%
Degenerative Nervous System Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$29,731
New York:

$28,514
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,043
State:

$9,062
Number of discharges: 15
Here:

0.70%
New York:

0.71%
Diabetes with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,794
State:

$22,558
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$8,232
New York:

$8,117
Number of discharges: 54
This Hospital:

2.52%
New York:

0.89%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$31,913
New York:

$31,584
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,491
State:

$11,035
Number of discharges: 24
This Hospital:

1.12%
New York:

0.60%
Esophagitis, Gastroent and Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$24,864
State:

$18,668
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,224
State:

$6,361
Number of discharges: 87
Here:

4.06%
New York:

3.99%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$41,044
State:

$27,960
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,363
New York:

$8,863
Number of discharges: 35
This Hospital:

1.63%
New York:

1.98%
G.I. Hemorrhage with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$56,276
State:

$50,004
Average Total Payments
Here:

$17,398
New York:

$16,938
Number of discharges: 44
Here:

2.06%
New York:

0.73%
G.I. Hemorrhage without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,834
New York:

$19,019
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,963
State:

$6,378
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.61%
New York:

0.59%
G.I. Obstruction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$42,210
State:

$25,800
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$9,594
State:

$7,975
Number of discharges: 13
This Hospital:

0.61%
State:

0.56%
G.I. Obstruction without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,730
State:

$18,125
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,575
State:

$5,409
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.51%
New York:

0.44%
Heart Failure and Shock with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$30,981
State:

$26,907
Average Total Payments
Here:

$10,079
State:

$9,020
Number of discharges: 53
This Hospital:

2.48%
State:

3.05%
Heart Failure and Shock with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$47,540
New York:

$41,330
Average Total Payments
Here:

$14,895
State:

$13,648
Number of discharges: 68
This Hospital:

3.18%
New York:

2.38%
Heart Failure and Shock without Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,445
State:

$17,445
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,729
State:

$5,979
Number of discharges: 14
Here:

0.65%
New York:

1.37%
Hypertension without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$21,868
State:

$16,793
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,141
State:

$6,151
Number of discharges: 17
This Hospital:

0.79%
New York:

0.51%
Infectious and Parasitic Diseases with O.R. Procedure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$121,502
New York:

$132,493
Average Total Payments
Here:

$49,921
State:

$53,759
Number of discharges: 54
Here:

2.52%
State:

0.61%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$37,713
State:

$33,214
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,459
State:

$10,434
Number of discharges: 31
Here:

1.45%
New York:

1.22%
Intracranial Hemorrhage or Cerebral Infarction with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$77,499
New York:

$55,434
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$18,839
New York:

$18,455
Number of discharges: 31
Here:

1.45%
New York:

0.82%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,246
State:

$33,952
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,630
State:

$11,059
Number of discharges: 11
Here:

0.51%
State:

0.79%
Kidney and Urinary Tract Infections without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$28,522
State:

$21,451
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,843
New York:

$7,036
Number of discharges: 59
This Hospital:

2.76%
New York:

2.87%
Major Joint Replacement or Reattachment of Lower Extremity without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$87,613
New York:

$45,478
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$20,614
State:

$17,066
Number of discharges: 13
Here:

0.61%
State:

4.46%
Medical Back Problems without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,176
New York:

$23,275
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,918
State:

$7,174
Number of discharges: 17
Here:

0.79%
New York:

1.10%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$39,972
State:

$31,477
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$11,303
New York:

$11,182
Number of discharges: 26
Here:

1.21%
State:

0.85%
Misc Disorders of Nutrition, Metabolism, Fluids or Electrolytes without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$29,503
New York:

$18,413
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,081
New York:

$6,139
Number of discharges: 55
Here:

2.57%
New York:

2.44%
Other Circulatory System Diagnoses with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$52,195
New York:

$46,800
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$17,726
State:

$17,465
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

1.73%
New York:

0.71%
Other Digestive System Diagnoses with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,644
State:

$26,025
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,835
New York:

$9,109
Number of discharges: 32
Here:

1.49%
State:

0.70%
Peripheral Vascular Disorders with Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$32,878
State:

$28,607
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,679
New York:

$9,257
Number of discharges: 30
This Hospital:

1.40%
State:

0.64%
Red Blood Cell Disorders with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$31,436
State:

$36,015
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$12,531
State:

$12,277
Number of discharges: 22
Here:

1.03%
State:

0.48%
Red Blood Cell Disorders without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$24,163
State:

$21,786
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,852
State:

$7,426
Number of discharges: 51
Here:

2.38%
New York:

1.60%
Renal Failure with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$33,428
State:

$27,775
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$10,164
State:

$9,215
Number of discharges: 49
Here:

2.29%
New York:

1.91%
Renal Failure with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$48,215
New York:

$42,937
Average Total Payments
Here:

$15,563
New York:

$15,655
Number of discharges: 44
Here:

2.06%
New York:

1.29%
Renal Failure without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$32,338
State:

$18,806
Average Total Payments
Here:

$6,817
New York:

$5,953
Number of discharges: 12
This Hospital:

0.56%
New York:

0.31%
Respiratory Infections and Inflammations with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$64,296
State:

$34,266
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,981
New York:

$11,846
Number of discharges: 11
This Hospital:

0.51%
New York:

0.66%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$110,522
State:

$122,124
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$47,833
New York:

$51,777
Number of discharges: 28
Here:

1.31%
State:

0.48%
Respiratory System Diagnosis with Ventilator Support <96 Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$86,259
New York:

$53,629
Average Total Payments
Here:

$22,449
New York:

$20,887
Number of discharges: 16
This Hospital:

0.75%
State:

0.82%
Seizures without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$23,712
State:

$24,411
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$7,598
State:

$7,634
Number of discharges: 78
Here:

3.64%
New York:

1.03%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis with Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$135,873
State:

$126,634
Average Total Payments
Here:

$56,367
New York:

$59,441
Number of discharges: 59
Here:

2.76%
New York:

0.67%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$61,338
New York:

$47,465
Average Total Payments
Here:

$18,749
New York:

$17,315
Number of discharges: 198
Here:

9.25%
State:

5.04%
Septicemia or Severe Sepsis without Mechanical Ventilation 96+ Hours without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$44,074
State:

$29,226
Average Total Payments
Here:

$11,409
New York:

$9,822
Number of discharges: 47
Here:

2.20%
State:

1.68%
Signs and Symptoms without Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,252
New York:

$18,747
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$6,937
State:

$6,160
Number of discharges: 46
Here:

2.15%
New York:

0.89%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$35,959
New York:

$24,560
Average Total Payments
Here:

$9,973
New York:

$8,494
Number of discharges: 56
Here:

2.62%
New York:

2.61%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy with Major Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$41,734
New York:

$38,332
Average Total Payments
This Hospital:

$14,587
State:

$12,495
Number of discharges: 37
This Hospital:

1.73%
New York:

1.49%
Simple Pneumonia and Pleurisy without Complications
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$32,503
New York:

$17,401
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,205
New York:

$5,941
Number of discharges: 19
Here:

0.89%
State:

1.04%
Syncope and Collapse
Average Covered Charges
Here:

$26,600
New York:

$19,174
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,198
New York:

$6,619
Number of discharges: 91
This Hospital:

4.25%
New York:

3.39%
Transient Ischemia
Average Covered Charges
This Hospital:

$26,366
State:

$20,693
Average Total Payments
Here:

$7,287
State:

$6,227
Number of discharges: 33
Here:

1.54%
State:

1.33%

Process of Care

Heart Attack

Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Arrival
Here:

96.0%
State:

99.0%
Percent of Patients Given Aspirin at Discharge
This Hospital:

97.0%
New York:

98.9%
Percent of Patients Given Beta Blocker at Discharge
Here:

100.0%
State:

98.6%
Patients Given a Prescription for a Statin at Discharge
This Hospital:

100.0%
New York:

96.6%

Heart Failure

Percent of patients who were given an evaluation of Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

99.1%
Percent of Patients Given ACE Inhibitor or ARB for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Here:

100.0%
New York:

94.8%
Percent of Patients Given Discharge Instructions
This Hospital:

91.0%
State:

92.8%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

98.6%

Pneumonia

Percent of Patients Given Initial Antibiotic(s) within 6 Hours After Arrival
This Hospital:

93.0%
New York:

93.8%
Percent of Patients Whose Initial ER Blood Culture Was Performed Prior To Administration Of First Dose Of Antibiotics
Here:

100.0%
State:

95.8%
Percent of Patients Given Smoking Cessation Advice/Counseling
Here:

100.0%
State:

98.5%
Percent of Patients Given the Most Appropriate Initial Antibiotic(s)
Here:

100.0%
New York:

94.8%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Influenza Vaccination
Here:

89.0%
State:

90.8%
Percent of Patients Assessed and Given Pneumococcal Vaccination
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

94.0%

Surgery

Percent of Surgery Patients given an antibiotic at the right time (within one hour before surgery) to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

100.0%
State:

97.6%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose preventive antibiotics were stopped at the right time (within 24 hours after surgery)
Here:

99.0%
State:

96.4%
Percent of Surgery Patients who were given the right kind of antibiotic to help prevent infection
This Hospital:

97.0%
New York:

97.7%
Percent of Surgery Patients who got treatment at right time (within 24 hours before or after surgery) to help prevent blood clot
This Hospital:

97.0%
State:

97.2%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose doctors ordered treatments to prevent blood clots after certain types of surgeries
This Hospital:

97.0%
New York:

98.1%
Percent of Surgery Patients needing hair removed from the surgical area before surgery who had hair removed using a safer method
Here:

100.0%
State:

99.8%
Percent of Surgery Patients whose urinary catheters were removed on the first or second day after surgery
This Hospital:

96.0%
State:

92.6%
Surgery patients who were taking heart drugs called beta blockers before coming to the hospital, who were kept on them
Here:

100.0%
New York:

95.0%
Outpatients having surgery who got an antibiotic at the right time - within one hour before surgery (higher numbers are better)
Here:

98.0%
New York:

94.9%
Outpatients having surgery who got the right kind of antibiotic (higher numbers are better)
Here:

93.0%
State:

94.4%
Patients having surgery who were actively warmed in the operating room or whose body temperature was near normal
This Hospital:

99.0%
State:

99.1%

Outcome of Care

30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Attack
Here:

14.7%
New York:

14.3%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Heart Failure
This Hospital:

7.0%
New York:

11.0%
30-Day Mortality Rates from Pneumonia
Here:

10.3%
New York:

11.6%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Heart Failure
Here:

28.3%
State:

26.4%
30-Day Readmission Rates from Pneumonia
This Hospital:

21.7%
New York:

19.8%

Use of Medical Imaging

Outpatients who had a follow-up mammogram or ultrasound within 45 days after a screening mammogram.
Here:

13.300%
New York:

11.437%
Outpatient CT scans of the abdomen that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.053%
State:

0.112%
Outpatient CT scans of the chest that were combination (double) scans.
Here:

0.013%
New York:

0.030%
Outpatients with brain CT scans who got a sinus CT scan at the same time
This Hospital:

5.100%
State:

3.854%

Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers

Number of Completed Surveys:: 300 or more
Survey Response Rate: 11%

How often did nurses communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
Here:

12%
State:

7%
Usually
Here:

20%
State:

20%
Always
Here:

68%
State:

73%

How often did doctors communicate well with patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

8%
New York:

6%
Usually
Here:

18%
State:

17%
Always
Here:

74%
State:

77%

How often did patients receive help quickly from hospital staff?

Sometimes or never
Here:

30%
New York:

15%
Usually
This Hospital:

24%
New York:

27%
Always
This Hospital:

46%
State:

58%

How often was patients' pain well controlled?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

17%
State:

9%
Usually
This Hospital:

25%
State:

25%
Always
This Hospital:

58%
State:

66%

How often did staff explain about medicines before giving them to patients?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

31%
New York:

24%
Usually
This Hospital:

18%
State:

18%
Always
This Hospital:

51%
New York:

58%

How often were the patients' rooms and bathrooms kept clean?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

12%
State:

11%
Usually
Here:

23%
State:

22%
Always
This Hospital:

65%
State:

67%

How often was the area around patients' rooms kept quiet at night?

Sometimes or never
This Hospital:

19%
New York:

17%
Usually
Here:

28%
State:

34%
Always
Here:

53%
New York:

49%

Were patients given information about what to do during their recovery at home?

Yes
This Hospital:

75%
State:

81%
No
Here:

25%
State:

19%

How do patients rate the hospital overall on a scale from 0 (lowest) to 10 (highest)?

6 or lower
This Hospital:

16%
New York:

12%
7 or 8
This Hospital:

30%
New York:

27%
9 or 10
This Hospital:

54%
State:

61%

Would patients recommend the hospital to friends and family?

No
Here:

8%
New York:

7%
Yes, probably
Here:

32%
State:

29%
Yes, definitely
This Hospital:

60%
State:

64%

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