|Wayne County, Michigan|
The question, posed on the HCAHPS survey, sent to a random selection of patients is:
During this hospital stay, how often were your room and bathroom kept clean? Patients choices are: Never, Sometimes, Usually, Always. The choices of sometimes/never are summed into one statistic.
The national averages are 72% said their room was always clean, 19% said usually, and 9% said that their room/bathroom was sometimes or never clean.
Here is a comparison between hospitals in Wayne County of patients who answered that their room was sometimes or never clean. Some were almost twice as high as the national average:
8 hospitals were worse than national average of 9%
3 hospitals were the same as national average
3 hospitals were better than national average:
Unfortunately, HCAHPS has chosen to group the answers instead of sharing the information as collected.
What has been your experience with cleanliness in the hospital you last visited?
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