Consumer Reports Ranks Teaching Hospitals on Key Safety Measures

April 16, 2013

Consumer Reports' May 2013 issue ranks 258 U.S. teaching hospitals, including Baystate Medical Center, on five key safety measures: readmissions, complications, communication, the overuse of CT scans, and infections.

They report that among those teaching hospitals that reported sufficient data to calculate a safety score, only about one-third were above average.

Read the full report on the Consumer Reports website.