Baltimore-based HCIA offers an analytical abstract of the year's 100 Top Hospitals: Benchmarks for Success that includes the results of benchmark hospital performances across the nine indicators used to judge nearly 3,200 facilities nationwide.
The hard-copy abstract costs $80, and the study also is displayed via the Internet (http: www.hcia.com). It includes a list of the 101 top performers and complete benchmarking results for five categories of acute-care hospitals. Also highlighted are benchmark trends within specific hospital provider categories and geographic areas.
HCIA is selling customized reports comparing a specific hospital with the benchmarks of its provider category. For information on the hospital-specific analysis, contact Barry Utterbaugh at 410-895-7471.
To order the printed abstract, contact HCIA Publications at 800-568-3282 (press 5) or send e-mail to [email protected]