We've been patients, too. Like you, we've wanted to know the truth about our physicians, our nurses, our treatments. There are a number of websites you can visit to find out more about Vanderbilt. We report data to:
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), a service of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) Quality Check of Hospitals.
The Leapfrog Group. Leapfrog gathers and reports information on hospital quality and patient safety efforts to help patients make informed decisions about where to receive hospital care. The Leapfrog Group is well-known for its Hospital Quality and Safety Survey. As part of this, Leapfrog scores hospitals based on their adherence to 27 health care practices. This score is known as a Safe Practices Score.