Kennedy University Hospitals
Stratford, Cherry Hill and Wash. Twp., N.J.
At three hospitals in South Jersey, Kennedy University Hospital emphasizes robotic surgical procedures, using a widely-used, minimally invasive system called da Vinci, primarily used for gynecological, thoracic and urological procedures. Kennedy also boasts specialties in bariatric surgery, stroke care, orthopedics, medical imaging and cancer treatment. It belongs to the Penn Cancer and Jefferson Neurosurgery Networks.
Phone number: (856) 346-6000
Web site: www.kennedyhealth.org
Kennedy University Hospitals' Vital Statistics
60% of patients said they would definitely recommend the hospital to others.
75% of patients reported doctors here "always" communicated well - ranking the hospital 21st in the region.
67% of patients reported their pain was "always" controlled well - ranking the hospital 27th in the region.
The hospital has a 30-day mortality rate from heart attack of 15.6. That's no different than the U.S. rate.
The hospital has a 30-day mortality rate from pneumonia of 11. That's no different than the U.S. rate.
The hospital ranks 34th in the region in measurements of blood infection from a catheter in a large vein, and 24th in the region in measurements of infection from a urinary catheter.
(Information is for three Kennedy hospitals, at Cherry Hill, Stratford and Washington Township.)