CMS Hospital Compare
What is Hospital Compare?
Hospital Compare was created through the efforts of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), in collaboration with organizations representing consumers, hospitals, doctors, employers, accrediting organizations, and other Federal agencies. The information on Hospital Compare:
Presents the quality of care at over 4,000 Medicare-certified hospitals across the country.
Can help you make decisions about where you get your health care
Encourages hospitals to improve the quality of care they provide
Hospital Compare is divided into four main sections for comparisons:
Survey of patients’ experiences (HCAHPS)
Timely & Effective Care
Readmissions, Complications, & Death
Use of Medical Imaging
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Click here to compare hospitals on CMS's Hospital Compare website.