Kaiser Permanente and Intermountain Healthcare Join Hospital Outcome Data Disclosure Program

05/07/2015 | PR Newswire
U.S. News & World Report announced that Kaiser Permanente and Intermountain Healthcare will participate in their News Hospital Outcome Data Disclosure program—a new data collection initiative that aims to evaluate hospitals in order to give patients better information about the ones that serve their communities.To participate, hospitals must submit the results of an approved independent audit that will then undergo data modeling and risk adjustment before publication. The new ratings will be released this month.