The NH Purchasers Group on Health released the New Hampshire Hospital Scorecard (www.nhpghscorecard.org), based on data about cost, quality of care and patient satisfaction previously gathered by state and federal agencies. The NH Purchasers Group on Health comprises of four of the largest public entities in NH, purchasing healthcare for more than 120,000 members.
Patient Experience and Select Clinical Quality data is abstracted from the US Department of Health and Human Services Website. Patient Safety is abstracted from a national survey administered by The Leapfrog Group For Patient Safety . Pricing information was obtained from the New Hampshire Insurance Department.