WhyNotTheBest.org has been updated with the most recently available performance data for the following:
- process-of-care “core” measures;
- hospital patient experience measures;
- hospital readmission rates; and
- 30-day mortality rates.
All of these data are publicly reported by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Users of the site can conduct side-by-side comparisons of more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide, track performance over time against numerous benchmarks, and download tools to improve health care quality.