Knowing the right hospital to choose can be difficult. Everyone wants a
hospital that is safe, effective, caring and responsive. It can be hard
to tell which ones are proven to be high quality and which ones just say
they’re high quality. The easiest way to know which hospital to
choose is through checking hospital ratings.
There are a several rating sources that survey and review the quality of
care for hospitals across the nation, and each of these show Saint Mary’s
Regional Medical Center is the highest-rated hospital in Nevada.
Hospital Compare: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
objectively compares quality of care at over 4,000 Medicare-certified
hospitals across the country. CMS’s survey summarizes 57 core quality
measures around mortality, safety of care, readmission, patient experience,
effectiveness of care, timeliness of care and efficient use of medical
imaging into a single star rating. Saint Mary’s Regional Medical
Center rates 4 out of 5 stars, and is the highest rated acute-care hospital