The Comparative Guide to American Hospitals

“The publisher notes that this is the first directory of its kind, making this volume a valuable addition to both large public and academic libraries.”

“… additional data on childhood asthma, medical imaging, and patients’ hospital experiences. The editors have organized the information by state and included ranking and state-by-state statistical summaries.”
– Doody Enterprises

“Overall, this is a solid directory that will assist reference librarians and consumers in comparing hospitals’ quality, a positive step forward in choosing health care based on performance. Summing Up: Recommended. Academic and public libraries; all levels.”

“Bottom line: These data will help those with heart conditions and pneumonia make informed decisions about their healthcare and encourage hospitals to improve the quality of care they provide. Large medical, hospital, and public libraries are most likely to benefit from this weighty resource.”
-Library Journal