in Virginia, USA

Virginia hospitals - A closer look

We are counting Acute Care and Critical Access Hospitals. The number of hospitals is constant. Hospitals are rated by CMS on a scale of one to five, five being the highest rating. A hospitals rating can become better or worse based on patient surveys as well as reported quality measures. Not all hospitals will receive a star rating.

We have taken a closer look at those CMS hospital ratings:

There are 2 more hospitals with a five star rating in Virginia than the previous year. What about hospitals with a four star ratings? The number of hospitals with a 4 star rating is higher than the previous year in Virginia.

And how about three star rated hospitals? There is 1 more hospital with a three star rating than the previous year in Virginia.

And the numbers for lower-rated hospitals are as follows:

There are 5 fewer hospitals with a two star rating which is lower than the previous year in Virginia. There are 2 fewer hospitals with a 1 star rating which is lower than the previous year in Virginia.

The directory of Hospitals of the States and Territories was last updated 1/30/2020.

About Virginia

Virginia, officially the Commonwealth of Virginia, is a state in the Southeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States located between the Atlantic Coast and the Appalachian Mountains. The geography and climate of the Commonwealth are shaped by the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Chesapeake Bay, which provide habitat for much of its flora and fauna. The capital of the Commonwealth is Richmond; Virginia Beach is the most populous city, and Fairfax County is the most populous political subdivision. The Commonwealth's estimated population as of 2018 is over 8.5 million.

Source: Wikipedia