Directory of 2 Hospitals in Virgin Islands, USA
What do the numbers of hospital in Virgin Islands mean?
We are only looking at Acute Care and Critical Access Hospitals. We are not counting Psychiatric Hospitals, Department of Defense or VA Hospitals. The number of hospitals has remained the same in Virgin Islands. Hospitals are rated by CMS on a scale of one to five, five being the highest rating. A hospitals rating can improve or decline based on patient surveys as well as reported quality measures. Note that not all hospitals have a star rating.
Take a closer look at those CMS ratings:The number of hospitals with a 5 star rating is constant in Virgin Islands. What about hospitals with a 4 star ratings? The number of hospitals with a four star rating has remained the same in Virgin Islands.
Anything new about the hospitals with a three star ratings? The number of hospitals with a 3 star rating is constant in Virgin Islands.
And have the number of Virgin Islands hospitals with rating of 1 or 2 changed?
The number of hospitals with a 2 star rating has remained the same at 1. The number of hospitals with a one star rating has remained the same at 0.
The directory of Hospitals of the States and Territories was last updated 1/30/2020.
About the United States Virgin Islands
The United States Virgin Islands (abbreviated USVI; also called the US Virgin Islands or American Virgin Islands), officially the Virgin Islands of the United States, is a group of islands in the Caribbean and an unincorporated and organized territory of the United States. The islands are geographically part of the Virgin Islands archipelago and are located in the Leeward Islands of the Lesser Antilles to the east of Puerto Rico and west of the British Virgin Islands.
The U.S. Virgin Islands consists of the main islands of Saint Croix, Saint John, and Saint Thomas, and many other surrounding minor islands. The total land area of the territory is 133.73 square miles (346.36 km2). The territory's capital is Charlotte Amalie on the island of St. Thomas.
Previously known as the Danish West Indies of the Kingdom of Denmark–Norway, they were sold to the United States by Denmark in the Treaty of the Danish West Indies of 1917. They are classified by the United Nations as a Non-Self-Governing Territory, and are currently an organised, unincorporated United States territory. The U.S. Virgin Islands are organised under the 1954 Revised Organic Act of the Virgin Islands and have since held five constitutional conventions.
In 2010 the population was 106,405, with current estimates putting the population at 107,000 (July 2018), most of whom are of Afro-Caribbean descent. Tourism and related categories are the primary economic activities.