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Definition: Hospital Compare

A website sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that lets people find hospitals in their area based on their medical issues and required surgical procedures. The site also includes a survey of patient experiences with the hospital and compares them to the state and national averages. For more information, visit www.hospitalcompare.hhs.gov. See healthcare IT.