Thursday, July 28, 2016

Jones Memorial receives 2 of 5 "stars"

The federal government has released a new grading system for hospitals that is based on stars, similar to a movie review, ranking them from one to five stars.  Five stars is the best.
In Wellsville, Jones Memorial received an overall ranking 2 of 5 stars.
In the review, the hospital scored the best, an 81%, under the category "Patients who reported that their doctors "Always" communicated well." The weakest review, 51%, was under the category of "Patients who "Strongly Agree" they understood their care when they left the hospital."
You can see how your local hospital did by clicking HERE.