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The Resource Hospital compare : a quality tool for adults, including people with Medicare, (electronic resource)

Hospital compare : a quality tool for adults, including people with Medicare, (electronic resource)

Label
Hospital compare : a quality tool for adults, including people with Medicare
Title
Hospital compare
Title remainder
a quality tool for adults, including people with Medicare
Title variation
  • Quality tool for adults, including people with Medicare
  • HHS Hospital compare
  • Medicare.gov - Hospital compare
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides statistics on the quality of care provided by hospitals throughout the United States as measured against recommended standards. Created through the efforts of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Hospital Quality Alliance (HQA). Emphasizes care geared toward heart attack, heart failure, and pneumonia. Compares the quality of care provided in the acute-care hospitals (general hospitals) and critical access hospitals (small, remote hospitals) that agree to submit data
Cataloging source
CLU
Characteristic
updating web site
Entry convention
integrated entry
Frequency
quarterly
Government publication
federal national government publication
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • statistics
Regularity
regular
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • United States
  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hospitals
  • Hospitals
  • Hospitals
  • Hospitals
  • Hospital patients
  • Statistics
Label
Hospital compare : a quality tool for adults, including people with Medicare, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on contents viewed on July 11, 2005; title from home page caption
Color
mixed
Control code
ocm60843547
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/formOfOriginalItem
electronic
Lccn
2008230123
Publication frequency
Updated quarterly
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1062922
  • (GPO)99251137
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web from the HHS web site. Addresses as of 9/3/08: http://www.hospitalcompare.hhs.gov; and: http://www.cms.hhs.gov/hospitalqualityinits/25%5Fhospitalcompare .asp (supplemental material and documentation). Current access is available via PURLs
Label
Hospital compare : a quality tool for adults, including people with Medicare, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
Description based on contents viewed on July 11, 2005; title from home page caption
Color
mixed
Control code
ocm60843547
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/formOfOriginalItem
electronic
Lccn
2008230123
Publication frequency
Updated quarterly
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1062922
  • (GPO)99251137
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web from the HHS web site. Addresses as of 9/3/08: http://www.hospitalcompare.hhs.gov; and: http://www.cms.hhs.gov/hospitalqualityinits/25%5Fhospitalcompare .asp (supplemental material and documentation). Current access is available via PURLs

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