Navigation Links
Hospital Rating Site Launched, RateYourHospitalStay.com
Date:3/3/2009

RateYourHospitalStay.com is a free site where consumers can both rate a hospital or look up hospitals to see how others have rated them.

Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) March 3, 2009 -- RateYourHospitalStay.com, http://www.rateyourhospitalstay.com, is a newly launched website that provides opinions and ratings of hospitals across the U.S. The site also allows people who have recently undergone a hospital stay to rate their experiences and share their opinions. The site is based on the premise that by providing an online mechanism to unite the opinions of those recently hospitalized with those who may be considering hospitalization, the information can help people make informed decisions about which health care facilities best fits their needs.

"Our mission with RateYourHospitalStay.com is to shine a light on unbiased assessments of patient care for other consumers who are often ill-informed of their choices," says Founder of RateYourHospitalStay.com Joseph Reed. "Through better, more complete and dynamic information, consumers will be able to separate the good hospitals from the bad."

Reed says most of the information about hospitals and healthcare facilities on the web today is provided by companies who are owned or controlled by those in the healthcare industry or groups who benefit from keeping information limited. RateYourHospitalStay.com is completely independent, dedicated to providing the best possible unbiased information to consumers. The site is not funded or supported by any hospital or healthcare corporation. Its support comes solely from the advertising sponsors on the site.

RateYourHospitalStay.com is also committed to being a free service. All that is required is registering in order to complete surveys and post comments. Registration is easy and simply requires having a valid email address. RateYourHospitalStay.com does not sell or give any private information to outside sources and is a member of the Ratings and Reviews Professional Association.

RateYourHospitalStay.com surveys include questions on:

  • Admissions Process
  • Hospital Facilities
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Nursing Care
  • Visitor Experience
  • Discharge Process

The rating system is a five-star system with:
  • 1 Star = Unacceptable
  • 2 Stars = Poor
  • 3 Stars = Average
  • 4 Stars = Good
  • 5 Stars = Excellent

All ratings for each hospital facility are combined and averaged to arrive at a score.

Currently there are over 4,500 U.S. hospitals listed on the RateYourHospitalStay.com website. If consumers don't find a particular hospital listed, it can easily be added to the database by contacting RateYourHospitalStay.com via the "Contact Us" page with the name, city and state of the hospital they wish to include. Within 72 hours it will be added to the site. People can also search by zip code to view information on all the hospitals in a particular area.

RateYourHospitalStay.com encourages people to include personal comments, both positive and negative, as long as they relate to a hospital experience. The survey is specific to hospital facilities and the treatment received in and by the hospital staff. The information not only helps individuals in choosing a hospital or facility that best fits their needs, but additionally, by making the information public, hospitals may see the need to reevaluate their patient care services. For more information, visit http://www.rateyourhospitalstay.com.

Contact:
Joseph Reed
626-356-3231
Joseph(at)JWReedOnLine.com

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/hospital/ratings/prweb2182794.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. Singapore Premier Women's Hospital Offers Contactless Surgery for Uterine Fibroids
2. IPC The Hospitalist Company Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results
3. SaveMyEmergencyRoom.Com Website Pinpoints Hospital Emergency Rooms at Risk
4. Resurrection Health Care Hospitals Receive Chest Pain Accreditation
5. Thomson Reuters Study Tracks Impact of Recession on Hospitals
6. Physicians Hospitals Are a Model of True Health Care Reform
7. UT Southwestern teaching hospital halves its rate of premature births, researchers find
8. GE Healthcare Introduces New Web-Based Diagnostic Viewer with Workflow Integration and Streaming Technology for Hospitals in Asia
9. Southeast Missouri Hospital Implements Chart Links Rehabilitation Software for Therapists
10. Honored for EMR Sophistication, HIMSS Analytics Announces Stage 6 Hospitals
11. Latherow Law Office Filed Suit In Salmonella Poisoning Case That Hospitalized Child
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Hospital Rating Site Launched, RateYourHospitalStay.com
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... Children and adolescents who ... experiences than children in the general population. That’s because foster care is designed ... family challenges. While no fault of their own, youth who have experienced trauma ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... , ... April 28, 2017 , ... ... hERG liability could substantially improve drug safety and minimize the cost of development. ... validating ion channel inhibition using cell lines and for cardiac toxicity using induced ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... 28, 2017 , ... Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer at The House of Yahweh in Abilene, ... to and which He does not. Yisrayl says with so many titles and names ... name, but he says with a little Scripture, backed with a lot of research, the ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... 28, 2017 , ... Intellitec Solutions announced the publication of ... Microsoft Dynamics GP solution that integrates to their PointClickCare EHR software package. With ... care, Brooke Grove now has the capability to achieve its goal for a ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... Rob Lowe is a popular actor ... leant his presence to an educational purpose as the host of the “Informed” series. ... cancer. In a recent episode, the series focuses on thyroid cancer. , Although thyroid ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... DUBLIN , April 20, 2017 ... "Latin America Pharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing Services Market Analysis By Service ... And Segment Forecasts, 2014 - 2025" report to their ... The Latin ... USD 21.0 billion by 2025 Low drug registration ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017  IRIDEX Corporation (Nasdaq: ... release financial results for the first quarter 2017 after ... The Company,s management team will host a corresponding conference ... ET. Investors interested in listening to the ... for domestic callers or (703) 326-3030 for international callers, ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... 19, 2017 The Global Effective Microorganisms ... 2022 report has covered and analysed the potential of Global ... market size, shares and growth factors. The report identifies and ... opportunities in the global market. ... Browse 152 Tables and Figures, 6 Major Company Profiles, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: