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Unprecedented Spike in Patient Satisfaction Follows Launch of Public Reporting
Date:9/23/2008

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* The hospitals included in this analysis voluntarily began participating in the early implementation of HCAHPS beginning in October 2006. Participation has been linked to a hospital's reimbursement since July 2007. Press Ganey supports 1,840 hospitals in their continuous HCAHPS measurement.


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