HCAHPS Patient Care Survey

Responses from a standardized survey on the quality of American hospital care

This dataset contains aggregate response by hospital for a patient survey on the cleanliness and quality of care for each of 4,628 American hospitals. Average star ratings, response rates, and also start and end dates of the survey are included, as well as contact information for each hospital.

(68 columns, 4628 rows)

Examples

Basic Examples

Retrieve the ResourceObject:

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ResourceObject["HCAHPS Patient Care Survey"]
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View the data:

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ResourceData["HCAHPS Patient Care Survey"]
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Visualization

Generate a map of hospitals in Florida, showing their mean cleanliness rating:

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GeoRegionValuePlot[
 Values@ResourceData["HCAHPS Patient Care Survey"][
    Select[#State == 
       Entity["AdministrativeDivision", {"Florida", 
         "UnitedStates"}] &]][All, {"Coordinates", "RecommendLM"}], 
 MissingStyle -> Opacity[0]]
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Analysis

Find hospitals in Pennsylvania with the highest mean rating for staff responsiveness:

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ResourceData["HCAHPS Patient Care Survey", 
  "ColumnDescriptions"]["ResponsiveLM"]
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TakeLargestBy[
  ResourceData["HCAHPS Patient Care Survey"][
   Select[#State == 
      Entity["AdministrativeDivision", {"Pennsylvania", 
        "UnitedStates"}] &]], "ResponsiveLM", 5][All, {"HospitalName",
   "City", "ResponsiveLM"}]
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Wolfram Research, "HCAHPS Patient Care Survey" from the Wolfram Data Repository. (2016) https://doi.org/10.24097/wolfram.47865.data

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Public Domain

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