Know Your Hospital’s Quality Ratings: Take a Look at Recent Federal Government Rankings in Brevard County
By Health First // May 22, 2019
Health First’s Viera Hospital received five stars
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – At Health First, we are incredibly proud of the care our associates and physicians provide each and every day to produce high-quality outcomes.
Our most recent hospital quality ratings from the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) are evidence we are providing our customers with exceptional care.
CMS Hospital Compare uses a five-star rating system for patient experience and quality of care outcomes. Health First’s four hospitals fared as such:
- Health First’s Viera Hospital received five stars – the highest accolade possible. Only 6% of hospitals in the country achieved this mark of excellence.
- Health First’s Cape Canaveral Hospital and Health First’s Palm Bay Hospital both received four stars. Only 24% of hospitals nationwide reached this benchmark.
- Health First’s Holmes Regional Medical Center was rated three stars – just 28% of hospitals in the country made this mark.
We want you to take control of your health care. To learn more about the star rating system and how it relates to your hospital, visit Medicare.gov/HospitalCompare.
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