COMPARING LOCAL HOSPITALS

Problem

Of all 179 hospitals in the New York, New York metropolitan area, these are a couple of the local rankings. This metro area, also called NYC, includes Long Island, Westchester County, and northern New Jersey.

Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, NY is ranked nationally in 3 adult and 3 pediatric specialties. It was also high-performing in 9 adult specialties, as shown below. Montefiore Medical Center is a 1,418-bed general medical and surgical facility with 83,480 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 14,932 annual inpatient and 12,939 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 294,056 visits. Montefiore Medical Center is a teaching hospital. Acording to US News and World Report, it is ranked #7 in New York Metro area.

Jacobi Medical Center is a general medical and surgical hospital in Bronx, NY. It performed nearly at the level of nationally ranked U.S. News Best Hospitals in 1 adult specialty, as shown below. Jacobi Medical Center has 457 beds. The hospital had 20,083 admissions in the latest year for which data are available. It performed 3,144 annual inpatient and 9,787 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 97,198 visits. Jacobi Medical Center is a teaching hospital. According to US News and World Report, it is ranked #49 in New York metro area.

Which hospital do you select to receive physician services, or for your loved ones to be treated?

For more information, see hospital details. The information shown is provided by the American Hospital Association, which compiles data on all U.S. hospitals through an annual survey and from other sources. Hospital ownership, number of doctors and nurses, volume of births and ER visits, and available services such as sports medicine are just a few examples of data collected by the AHA.

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http://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals/rankings?int=a01008