Our goal is to provide you with the best healthcare possible. We work hard to make that happen by continually improving our clinical and operational processes. We firmly believe that being well informed will help you make the best healthcare decisions for you and your family. Our growing list of quality report cards help you assess our clinical quality by reporting our performance on specific conditions and procedures as compared to the established national standards.
The Michigan Hospital Association has launched a website called MIHospitalInform.org. It provides hospital charges, payments and quality information to allow consumers to make better informed healthcare choices. They offer cost transparency based on Medicare and process-of-care quality data.
MiHospitalInform.org's Quality Measures Page
The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) is a United States-based non-profit organization formed in 1951 with a mission to maintain and elevate the standards of healthcare delivery through evaluation and accreditation of healthcare organizations.
Here is the JCAHO report on Portage Health:
Portage Health's JCAHO report
Hospital Compare was created through the efforts of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the Department of Health and Human Services, and other members of the Hospital Quality Alliance: Improving Care Through Information (HQA).
Start here to start learning about our ratings. You will have to complete a few steps to view the information about Portage Health.
The National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators (NDNQI) has participants, including Portage Health, across the nation. Participation represents a strong committment to quality nursing care. The database allows us to confidentially compare measures of nursing quality against national and state norms for hospitals similar to Portage Health.
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