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Published on August 02, 2016

Palos Hospital Receives Four Star Rating from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid

Palos Hospital has received a four star rating from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS).

The Overall Hospital Quality Star Ratings assesses mortality and readmission rates, patient experience and timeliness and effectiveness of care, among other factors, at nearly 4,000 hospitals nationwide. The ratings were created by CMS to improve the transparency and accessibility of hospital quality information, making it easier for consumers to learn about hospital value when comparing facilities in their area side-by-side. The complete CMS report can be found at: https://www.medicare.gov/hospitalcompare/search.html.