Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

900 17th St, Miami Beach, FL, United States   |   305 326 6000 or 800-329-7000   |   Website   |  
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Year Established: 1962
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute serves as the Department of Ophthalmology for the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in Miami, Florida. We are committed to the protection and preservation of the... more
Staff & Capacity
Beds: 56
Employees: 1,200
58%
(130 reviews)
United States: Ranked #6001
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Alfred Schepis

"My wife had an..."

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife had an injury to her cornea and well called today to make an appointment. Nothing available for two months. Thats great eye care?

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Alfred Schepis

"My wife had an..."

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife had an injury to her cornea and well called today to make an appointment. Nothing available for two months. Thats great eye care?

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Rachel Smith

"Long wait. This place..."

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Long wait. This place sees pediatric patients,but do not have a waiting area with any time of toys to occupy young children.Appointment was scheduled for 11 30 I arrived at 10:50.It is currently 1:06pm,and... more

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Timely & Effective Care

Heart Attack or Chest Pain

Statin at Discharge
Not Available
Aspirin prescribed at discharge
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Primary PCI Received Within 90 Minutes of Hospital Arrival
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Preventive Care

Immunization for pneumonia
Rate - 93%
(1% above the national rate)
Immunization for influenza
Rate - 75%
(15% below the national rate)

Surgical Care Improvement Project

Prophylactic Antibiotic Selection for Surgical Patients
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Pregnancy and Delivery Care

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Readmissions Complications & Death
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Rate of readmission after discharge from hospital (hospital-wide)
Rate - 15.2%
(0.8% below the national rate)
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