VA Hospital Compare

Metadata Updated: April 25, 2021

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) has now collaborated with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to present information to consumers about the quality and safety of health care in VHA. VHA has approximately 50 percent of Veterans enrolled in the healthcare system who are eligible for Medicare and, therefore, have some choice in how and where they receive inpatient services. VHA has adopted healthcare transparency as a strategy to enhance public trust and to help Veterans make informed choices about their health care.VHA currently reports the following types of quality measures on Hospital Compare:Timely and effective care.Behavioral health.Readmissions and deaths.Patient safety.*Experience of care.

Access & Use Information

Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: Creative Commons CCZero

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References

https://www.medicare.gov/hospitalcompare/VAData/main.html

Dates

Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date April 25, 2021
Data Update Frequency R/P3M

Metadata Source

Harvested from VA JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date April 25, 2021
Publisher Department of Veterans Affairs
Unique Identifier Unknown
Maintainer
Identifier VA-VHA-OIA-020
Data First Published 2017-07-26
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2020-05-15
Category Section 10. National Security and Veterans Affairs
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency R/P3M
Bureau Code 029:15
Metadata Context https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.jsonld
Metadata Catalog ID https://www.data.va.gov/data.json
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Data Quality True
Homepage URL https://www.medicare.gov/hospitalcompare/VAData/main.html
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Program Code 029:040
Related Documents https://www.medicare.gov/hospitalcompare/VAData/main.html
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 836c7c9145f211e6d628ce4ab44efede517acefa
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 2008-07-01T04:00:00Z/2012-09-30T04:00:00Z

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