The Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) Patient Survey is a 32-item survey instrument and data collection methodology for measuring patients’ perceptions of their hospital experience. The survey is administered to a random sample of adult inpatients between 48 hours and six weeks after discharge. The following table ranks Rhode Island hospitals using one item of the survey: percent of patients who would definitely recommend the hospital. For full results of patient experience survey at each hospital use the link provided in the table.
|Hospital Name||City||County||Patient Rating i|
|South County Hospital Inc||Wakefield||Washington||86%|
|Women And Infants Hospital Of Rhode Island||Providence||Providence||81%|
|Roger Williams Medical Center||Providence||Providence||70%|
|Memorial Hospital Of Rhode Island||Pawtucket||Providence||68%|
|Rhode Island Hospital||Providence||Providence||68%|
|Kent County Memorial Hospital||Warwick||Kent||65%|
|St Joseph Health Services Of Ri||North Providence||Providence||60%|
|Landmark Medical Center, Inc||Woonsocket||Providence||55%|
Note: Survey results are not available for some hospitals in this reporting period (2013)
See also: all Medicare hospitals in Rhode Island.