Pennsylvania Health Care Quality Alliance http://wesa.fm en Nonprofit Releases Cancer Care Hospital Ratings http://wesa.fm/post/nonprofit-releases-cancer-care-hospital-ratings <p>Picking a hospital for cancer treatment may be one of the most important decisions in a patient’s life.</p><p>Now, a Pennsylvania nonprofit is making it easier to see which hospitals are offering the best cancer care by making quality ratings available online for the first time.</p><p>The hospital quality reports, released by the <a href="http://www.pahealthcarequality.org/reports/search/">Pennsylvania Health Care Quality Alliance (PHCQA)</a>, rates hospitals based on process measures, which assess a health care facility’s adherence to standard guidelines and procedures for treatment.</p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 08:30:00 +0000 Michael Lynch 20259 at http://wesa.fm