HealthGrove and Healthgrades offer hospital reviews for facilities located throughout the United States. HealthGrove uses data provided by Medicare to rate and rank each hospital, and Healthgrades offers reviews based on actual patient data collected from each facility.
HealthGrove begins each hospital review with an overall statement regarding patient satisfaction, and it includes a description of the hospital's key services. A rating of up to 100 is provided for each facility, which is based upon Medicare survey results. Healthgrades rates each hospital in several clinical areas and includes percentages based on actual patient feedback regarding staff communication and other key topics.