Here are the Alabama hospitals that received a five-star rating from CMS as listed on the Hospital Compare website.
Lakeland Community Hospital (Haleyville)
Prattville Baptist Hospital
Russell Medical Center (Alexander City)
For each hospital, a hospital summary score is calculated by taking the weighted average of the hospital’s scores for each measure group. The table below shows the weight applied to each measure group. The hospital summary score is then used to assign hospitals to star ratings, using k-means clustering within each peer group.
|Measure group||Weight used in calculation|
|Timely & Effective Care||12%|
HERE are the ratings for the other states.