Quality Comparison Databases: Hospital Compare

Information on these Web site help you, your health care provider, family, and friends compare the quality of care provided in the hospitals that agree to submit data on the quality of certain services they provide for certain conditions. This quality information not only helps you make good decisions about your health care, but also encourages hospitals to improve the quality of health care they provide.

  • U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services Hospital Compare
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
  • The Leapfrog Group Compare