Choosing the Right Hospital

There may be times when you or a loved one needs to choose a hospital, understand what should happen in the hospital, read hospital bills, and know what to do after leaving the hospital. Learn more with these resources. 

Five Steps to Safer Health Care

(Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)

Hospital Compare

(U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)

Hospital Quality Rankings

(Washington State Hospital Association)

20 Tips to Prevent Medical Errors

(Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)

Understanding Hospital Bills

(Washington State Hospital Association)

Your Discharge Planning Checklist

(Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services)