Stratus Video Topics: CMS Star Ratings
Learn About CMS Star Ratings
The Overall Hospital Quality Star Rating was put into effect by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to enable patients and caregivers to more seamlessly compare hospitals and healthcare facilities. Hospitals are assessed across 64 quality measures to create an overall score on a scale of one to five stars. Below are a variety of resources that will help you better understand the CMS Star Rating, starting with a Stratus Video White Paper that offers a complete CMS overview along with tips for achieving a high Star Rating.