EvergreenHealth Medical Center earned a 5-star rating in the 2021 Hospital Compare overall quality systems rankings conducted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
EvergreenHealth was one of just 455 hospitals nationwide–and just three in the Seattle area–to receive the 5-star designation.
Achieving a five-star rating represents EvergreenHealth’s high scores across a range of quality measures.
CMS’ Hospital Compare reviewed 4,500 hospitals nationwide on five criteria:
The overall hospital rating ranges from one to five stars, with more stars reflecting higher performance.
Hospital Compare's aim is to help improve hospitals’ quality of care through easy-to-understand data on hospital performance, and quality information from patient perspectives.