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 Vermont 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|
|Grace Cottage Hospital||Townshend||Windham||84%|
|Mt Ascutney Hospital||Windsor||Windsor||81%|
|Porter Hospital, Inc||Middlebury||Addison||76%|
|Fletcher Allen Hospital Of Vermont||Burlington||Chittenden||75%|
|Brattleboro Memorial Hospital||Brattleboro||Windham||75%|
|Southwestern Vermont Medical Center||Bennington||Bennington||75%|
|Northwestern Medical Center Inc||Saint Albans||Franklin||74%|
|Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital||Saint Johnsbury||Caledonia||74%|
|Gifford Medical Center||Randolph||Orange||73%|
|Central Vermont Medical Center||Barre||Washington||69%|
|North Country Hospital And Health Center||Newport||Orleans||66%|
|Rutland Regional Medical Center||Rutland||Rutland||63%|
Note: Survey results are not available for some hospitals in this reporting period (2013)
See also: all Medicare hospitals in Vermont.