Hospital Response to Public Reporting of Quality Indicators
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Maxfield, M., Felt-Lisk, S., and David J. Miranda, D. J.
Senior hospital executives responding to a 2005 national telephone survey conducted for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid
Services report that Hospital Compare and other public reports on hospital quality measures have helped to focus hospital
leadership attention on quality matters. They also report increased investment in quality improvement projects and in people
and systems to improve documentation of care.