Act 53 of 2003 (18 V.S.A. § 9405b) requires hospitals in Vermont to produce annual hospital community reports, also known as Hospital Report Cards, reflecting the hospital’s performance in relation to quality, patient safety, hospital-acquired infections, nurse staffing, and pricing and measures of financial health.
For 2014: Hospitals required to have this information available on their websites must do so by May 30, 2014. The full Vermont Department of Health Hospital Report Card website will be online by May 23, 2014.
The Reporting Manual and template files are provided to assist hospitals in establishing their Hospital Report Card websites.
Template and Files for Report Card Web Page
For information or assistance
Division of Health Surveillance
Vermont Department of Health
108 Cherry Street
Burlington, VT 05402