Citizen Brief

Public Reporting 

Citizens4health vision

By 2026, 90 percent of clinical decisions will be supported by accurate, timely, and up-to-date clinical information, and will reflect the best available evidence. 

Goal: By November 2026 every American has access to meaningful and actionable information of all healthcare stakeholders 

Goal: By November 2026 every American has access to meaningful and actionable information of all healthcare stakeholders

 

  • Identify best practice for health care reporting for hospital practice

  • Develop a framework for presenting and utilizing actionable information for consumers

  • Provide information about healthcare-related information related to healthcare stakeholders

  • to understand the role of accountability, transparency and public reporting in creating and maintaining an Optimal Healthcare System

  • to understand the need of the various stakeholders for meaningful health information

  • to create an easy to use, effective reporting tools public reporting

  • to review current efforts to provide public reporting

  • to help consumers find the most appropriate and best care for themselves and their families

  • to challenge the healthcare stakeholders  to improve healthcare value

 

The Health of the Nation Measures:

 

Availability of information about the quality of care delivered by hospitals for specific health problems

Availability of information about insurance companies and other healthcare providers

Availability of information about cost and quality of care for specific health problems

Availability of information about the quality of care delivered by hospitals, insurance companies and other healthcare providers.

Availability of information about cost and quality of medical services

Public reporting of healthcare outcomes by hospitals