Directory of 12 Hospitals in Delaware, USA
Have the number of hospitals in Delaware increased or decreased compared to the previous year?
We are only counting Acute Care and Critical Access Hospitals. We are not counting Psychiatric Hospitals, Department of Defense or VA Hospitals. The number of hospitals is constant in Delaware. Hospitals are rated by CMS on a scale of one to five, five being the highest rating. A hospitals rating can improve or decline over time based on patient surveys as well as reported quality measures. Note that not all hospitals will have a star rating.
We have taken a closer look at those hospital ratings:The number of hospitals with a 5 star rating has remained the same. Have the number of hospitals with four star ratings improved? There is one more hospital with a 4 star rating in Delaware than the previous year.
And how about hospitals in Delaware with a three star rating? There number of hospitals with a 3 star rating in Delaware has declined by 3.
And have the number of Delaware hospitals with rating of 1 or 2 changed?
There are 2 more hospitals with a 2 star rating which is higher than the previous year in Delaware. The number of hospitals with a one star rating is constant in Delaware.
The directory of Hospitals of the States and Territories was last updated 1/30/2020.
List of Cities in Delaware (with hospitals)
Delaware is one of the 50 states of the United States, in the South-Atlantic or Southern region.[a] It is bordered to the south and west by Maryland, north by Pennsylvania, and east by New Jersey and the Atlantic Ocean. The state takes its name from Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr, an English nobleman and Virginia's first colonial governor.
Delaware occupies the northeastern portion of the Delmarva Peninsula and some islands and territory within the Delaware River. It is the second smallest and sixth least populous state, but the sixth most densely populated. Delaware's largest city is Wilmington. The state is divided into three counties, the lowest number of any state. From north to south, they are New Castle County, Kent County, and Sussex County. While the southern two counties have historically been predominantly agricultural, New Castle County is more industrialized.