The federal government collects records on hospital performance in many categories. You can use this database to find hospitals in your area, and a few big ones in the city, to see how they did on 55 different measures of hospital performance. Choose to see all the data on one hospital using the box on the left or by clicking on one hospital on the map. Or you can first choose a category of measure -- mortality rates, for example -- and then a condition in the box on the right to get a table of all the hospitals' scores on that one measure. If you are in an individual hospital page and a single datapoint catches your eye, click on the description to see the scores of all hospitals. Data released in December 2013 by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, except for statistics on hospital acquired conditions, which were issued in July 2013. (Read more about this data)

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Patient survey results


Results of a national, standardized survey of hospital patients created to publicly report the patient’s perspective of hospital care. The survey asks a random sample of recently discharged patients about ten important aspects of their hospital experience.


How often did staff explain about medicines before giving them?

HospitalAlwaysSometimes or neverUsually
National average641917
State average592318
Beth Israel Medical Center562915
Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center552619
Eastern Long Island Hospital631819
Franklin Hospital592417
Glen Cove Hospital592318
Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center582220
Huntington Hospital632017
John T. Mather Memorial Hospital of Port Jefferson612118
Long Beach Medical Center502921
Long Island Jewish Medical Center612217
Mercy Medical Center602218
Montefiore Medical Center592318
Mount Sinai Hospital632017
Nassau University Medical Center493318
New York-Presbyterian Hospital582319
North Shore University Hospital592417
NYU Hospitals Center622018
Peconic Bay Medical Center542719
Plainview Hospital552520
South Nassau Communities Hospital562420
Southampton Hospital622315
Southside Hospital592219
St. Catherine of Siena Hospital592120
St. Charles Hospital602119
St. Francis Hospital Roslyn651916
St. Joseph Hospital572617
St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital532819
University Hospital ( Stony Brook )592318
Winthrop-University Hospital592318

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