Kings County Hospital Center

Brooklyn, NY

What are this hospital's grades?

C- Overall
  • A+ Civic Leadership
  • A+ Value of Care
  • D- Patient Outcomes

How does this hospital rank?

  • National 2235 of 3282
  • state 77 of 142

Hospital System

NYC Health + Hospitals

Hospital Type

  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Acute Care Hospitals / 30px Acute Care Hospital
  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Teaching / 30px Minor Teaching Hospital
  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Safety Net / 30px Safety Net Hospital
  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Tax Status / 30px Non-Profit Hospital
  • Icons / Interface-Essential / Setting / 30px Urban

Hospital Size

  • Very Large (400+ beds)
  • Value of Care
  • Civic Leadership
  • Avoiding Overuse
  • Pay Equity
  • Community Benefit
  • Inclusivity

Civic Leadership

A+ Civic Leadership Grade

    Civic Leadership Rank

  • National 14 of 3359
  • State 8 of 143

Reflects commitment to equity, inclusion, and community health

Top 100 Hospitals

  • Civic Leadership
Category
Percentile

Pay Equity

100

How this hospital ranks on Pay Equity:

  • National 8 of 3337
  • State 2 of 142

Pay Equity

Ratio of executive compensation to worker wages

Community Benefit

99

How this hospital ranks on Community Benefit:

  • National 24 of 3358
  • State 6 of 143

Community Benefit

Charity care and other community benefit spending
Medicaid revenue as a share of patient revenue

Inclusivity

98

How this hospital ranks on Inclusivity:

  • National 59 of 3359
  • State 7 of 143

Inclusivity

Income
Race
Education

Value of Care

A+ Value of Care Grade

    Value of Care Rank

  • National 1 of 3282
  • State 1 of 142

Reflects the avoidance of use of low-value services

Top 100 Hospitals

  • Value of Care
Category
Percentile

Avoiding Overuse

100

How this hospital ranks on Avoiding Overuse:

  • National 1 of 3278
  • State 1 of 142

Avoiding Overuse

Knee arthroscopy
Carotid endarterectomy
Data Unavailable
Carotid artery imaging for fainting
EEG for headache
EEG for fainting
Hysterectomy
Inferior vena cava filters
Spinal fusion and/or laminectomies
Coronary artery stenting
Data Unavailable
Renal artery stenting
Pulmonary artery catheterization
Head imaging for fainting
Vertebroplasty

Patient Outcomes

D- Patient Outcomes Grade

    Patient Outcomes Rank

  • National 3248 of 3359
  • State 132 of 143

Reflects performance as it relates to patients' health and experience of care

Category
Percentile

Clinical Outcomes

4

How this hospital ranks on Clinical Outcomes:

  • National 3215 of 3359
  • State 134 of 143
In-hospital mortality
30-day mortality
90-day mortality
1-yr mortality
7-day readmission
30-day readmission

Patient Safety

42

How this hospital ranks on Patient Safety:

  • National 1205 of 2082
  • State 45 of 116
Central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSI)
Catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI)
Surgical Site Infection: Major Colon Surgery
Data Unavailable
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Clostridioides difficile (C. diff)
PSI 90: CMS Patient Safety and Adverse Events Composite

Patient Satisfaction

1

How this hospital ranks on Patient Satisfaction:

  • National 3158 of 3193
  • State 136 of 142
Communication with nurses
Communication with doctors
Responsiveness of hospital staff
Pain management
Communication about medicines
Discharge information
Care transition
Cleanliness of hospital environment
Quietness of hospital environment
Overall rating of hospital
Recommendation of hospital