The rates displayed in this graph are for discharges October 1, 2017 - September 30, 2018. Source: www.medicare.gov/hospitalcompare
- *The U.S. average includes all reporting hospitals in the United States.
- **The N.C. average includes all reporting hospitals in the state of North Carolina.
What do these scores mean?
The percentage of patients (out of 100) who answered “9” or “10” to the following survey question: “Using any number from 0 to 10, where 0 is the worst possible hospital and 10 is the best possible hospital, what number would you use to rate this hospital during your stay?”
What are we doing to continue to improve our quality?
Duke has many programs that continue to improve our quality.