CMS to strip website of data on hospital-acquired conditions

05/5/2013 | Bloomberg

The CMS wants to overhaul its Hospital Compare website, removing data pertaining to eight hospital-acquired conditions. The agency said it will develop a new set of metrics because some are redundant and an advisory panel recommended use of other indicators. Some observers have expressed concern that the move decreases transparency regarding dangerous errors.

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