Overview

Medicare has collected data on many different hospitals throughout the country to allow users to compare the quality of these institutions before using their services. Data includes descriptions of the location of the hospitals, information about the hospitals' emergency services and type of hospital, and outpatient volume for the different wards of the hospitals.

https://data.medicare.gov/data/hospital-compare

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Field Descriptions

Key List of... Comment Example Value
Address String "100 GROSS CRESCENT"
Cardiovascular Integer number 14
City String "FORT OGLETHORPE"
County String "CATOOSA"
Emergency Services String "Yes"
Eye Integer number 244
Gastrointestinal Integer number 395
Genitourinary Integer number 113
Latitude Real number 34.949143
Longitude Real number -85.263105
Musculoskeletal Integer number 76
Name String "HUTCHESON MEDICAL CENTER"
Nervous System Integer number 710
Ownership String "Government - Hospital District or Authority"
Phone Number String "7068582101"
Provider ID String "110004"
Skin Integer number 25
State String "GA"
Type String "Acute Care Hospitals"
ZIP Code String "30742"