What you can find: A list of hospitals in your area based on your city, state, or distance from your ZIP code.
Details you can see: You can compare hospitals based only on patient safety ratings or add one or more safety ratings for specific conditions and procedures. Patient safety ratings include:
- Preventing medication errors
- Safe practices
- ICU infection rates
- Maternity care
- Patient experience of care
Rating format: Bar graphs show a hospital's rank in certain categories
What the rating is based on: Data submitted by hospitals to the Leapfrog group, an organization started by large employers to help inform their purchasing decisions.