Washington Hospital Quality
A service of the Washington State Hospital Association

What does hospital quality mean?

It means that health care providers are taking the right steps at the right time, and patients are healthier because of it.

WAHospitalQuality.org makes it easy to see and compare hospital quality scores. Search by type of care, look at all hospitals in a region, learn more about how to be an informed, engaged patient, or view a short video about this site.

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Did You Know?

HCAHPS (pronounced “h-caps”) is a standardized national survey of all hospital patients to measure patients’ perspective of hospital care. 

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