TITLE

HCAHPS marks "milestone" for consumers

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Peter; Ness, Debra; Queram, Chris; Shea, Gerry; Webber, Andrew
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
AHA News;9/5/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 18, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information HCAHPS, a standardized patients experience survey being developed by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services in the U.S. as of September 2005. Commitment of hospitals to provide U.S. citizens with information to help inform their health care decisions; Aspects of health care covered by the survey; Significance of the survey data to the performance of hospitals in providing care for their patients.
ACCESSION #
18338192

 

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