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Virginia Health Information launches dashboard comparing hospital quality data

Virginia Health Information has launched an interactive dashboard comparing hospital quality...
Virginia Health Information has launched an interactive dashboard comparing hospital quality data.(Virginia Health Information)
Updated: Oct. 27, 2020 at 3:34 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - The Virginia Health Information has launched an interactive dashboard that compares hospital quality data throughout the state.

The report is based on the 2018 Virginia hospital patient-level data and allows patients and others to make comparisons.

“Our new dashboard will encompass over 15 area measures and 25 hospital-specific rates, all within a single webpage,” says VHI’s Senior Epidemiology Analyst, Jillian Capucao.

Users will be able to compare inpatient quality metrics by county, health region or hospital.

“Producing these quality dashboards in-house will enable VHI to streamline and expand our reporting on quality indicators which their use can play a vital role in nationwide health rankings and patient care decisions,” says Michael Lundberg, VHI’s CEO.

To view the website, click here.

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