Kennedy University Hospital - Stratford Div Ratings

18 EAST LAUREL ROAD
Stratford, NJ 08084
Phone: (856) 346-6000

Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
Emergency Services: YES




Contents:
Quality of Care - Infectious Diseases - ER Wait Time - Patient Ratings



Quality of Care - Mortality Rate

How well does Kennedy University Hospital - Stratford Div save lives? 2% better than the national average, based on the overall mortality rate for critical illnesses.
Mortality Rate
Heart Attack17%
Heart Failure11%
Pneumonia11%


Infectious Disease at Kennedy University Hospital - Stratford Div

Drug resistant bacteria are becoming the largest health facing the United States. There are an increasing number of drug resistant bacteria, including: drug resistant bacteria due primarily to unnecessary and mis-applied use among humans and livestock, patients with hospitalizations for relatively minor reasons can suddenly face lifethreatening illness.

While many hospitals are implementing questionable flu vaccinations1 for their employees, many fewer have as rigorous solutions for nosocomial MDR infections.

Infectious DiseaseCases
C. Diff
Sickens more than a half million people each year and has a 17% mortality rate after one year2
164
MRSA
Causes life-threatening bloodstream infections, pneumonia and surgical site infections. Mortality rates may be as high as 20%3
12


Emergency Room Wait Time Ratings

Time until initial exam: 0h 18m

Non-critical cases where patient is discharged have total visit time of 2 hour and 24 minutes

Serious cases where patients are admitted have 3 hour and 17 minutes to be admitted, then an additional 3 hour and 20 minutes delay before leaving to their room.



Patient Ratings

While customer satisfaction surveys don't necessarily reflect the quality of care provided at the hospital, it can identify some areas that are important standards to maintain, such as managing pain and maintaining a sanitary environment.

Overall Rating: BELOW AVERAGE
Kennedy University Hospital - Stratford Div 4.3 out of 5 based on 46 ratings. 46 user reviews.


58% of patients rate the hospital excellent

Positive Patient Ratings

Some patients praise:
  • Nurses usually take time to communicate well
  • Doctors usually communicate well with patients
  • Rooms and facilities are usually clean

Negative Patient Ratings

  • Staff doesn't respond quickly when patients need help




Footnotes:
1Questionable efficacy of flu vaccination
2C Diff Mortality Rate
3MRSA Mortality Rate



Kennedy University Hospital - Stratford Div Stories



Jul 17, 2016, 10:39 AM
Kennedy University Hospital - Stratford Div: "I was there yesterday at Kennedy Stratford. Saturday 7/16/2016. I was seen within a half hour. All the staff was wonderful and took care of me right away. I was given meds for pain without asking and zofran and Pepcid with out asking due to the nature of my ER visit. All tests were done timely and the Dr Maddock? Was wonderful. They really have their act together. I am really thankful it's my closest hospital. Recommend Highly" - Ellie


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