How We Rate at the University of Colorado Hospital
In recent years, organizations such as the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services have developed national standards for rating how well a hospital cares for its patients. In the health care industry these ratings are called quality indicators, quality measures or quality scores.
Our Quality Scores
We're very proud of our medical outcomes and clinical excellence. See our quality scores in:
This section of our Web site was developed to show you how well University of Colorado Hospital compares to the national average in each of these categories.
Each section has graphs that are quick and easy to read. There also are details to help you fully understand our scores.
Colorado Hospital Report Card
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) selected the Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) as the entity to create and maintain the Colorado Hospital Report Card. The Colorado Hospital Report Card will utilize standardized quality and clinical outcome measures that are endorsed by national organizations, with established standards to measure the performance of healthcare providers and hospitals.