Department of Public Affairs -- 8900 Van Wyck Expressway Jamaica, New York 11418
For Immediate Release
Name: Xavia Malcolm
Jamaica Hospital Receives Top Honors in Healthgrades 2022 Awards
Jamaica Hospital Medical Center has once again earned multiple, top-ranking Healthgrades awards for 2022, classifying the network as a nationally recognized, high-performing healthcare organization.
Healthgrades is a leading online resource committed to delivering the most scientifically accurate and comprehensive information about doctors and hospitals. To assess overall hospital performance, the company reviews outcomes across more than 31 of the most common medical procedures and conditions. Recipients of Healthgrades awards have consistently delivered better than expected outcomes for their patients.
For the third consecutive year, Jamaica Hospital Medical Center has been named by Healthgrades as one of America’s 250 Best Hospitals™ in 2022, placing it in the top 5 percent of hospitals in the country and recognizing the organization as an overall leader in clinical excellence. Other notable awards received by Jamaica Hospital include the following:
-Healthgrades America's 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention™ for 3 Years in a Row (2020-2022)
-Healthgrades Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ for 2 Years in a Row (2021-2022)
-Healthgrades Stroke Care Excellence Award™ for 6 Years in a Row (2017-2022)
-Healthgrades Neurosciences Excellence Award™ for 4 Years in a Row (2019-2022)
Overall, Jamaica Hospital's performance was exceptional. Its focus on patient satisfaction and its commitment to providing quality healthcare were essential in helping the organization rank among the nation’s top hospitals.
“It is a great achievement to be awarded as one of Healthgrades’ America’s 250 Best Hospitals,” said Brad Bowman, MD, Chief Medical Officer and Head of Data Science at Healthgrades. “Now more than ever, patients are learning the importance of taking control of their health and using resources like Healthgrades to find the perfect hospital and caregiver match. We commend Jamaica Hospital for providing superior service and committing themselves to keeping their communities safe.”