CAH Year 1 Hospital Compare Participation and Quality Measure Results (Briefing Paper #9)

Publication Date: Feb 2006
Author(s): Casey MM, Moscovice IS
Research Center(s): Minnesota
Project: Analyzing Quality Reporting and Improvement of CAHs
Topic(s): Hospital Compare, Quality

This report examines the participation of Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) in public reporting of quality measures in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Hospital Compare database and presents the initial Hospital Compare results for CAHs and comparisons with other groups of hospitals.  See more recent updates to this study here